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2012 Program

Friday, September 7, 2012
Welcome and A Brief History of Macroeconomics
Liquidity Concepts: Amplification, Persistence and Asymmetry
Markus Brunnermeier (Notes, Slides, Video)
Heterogeneous Agent Models with Financial Frictions: A Continuous Time Approach
Yuliy Sannikov(Notes, Video)
Heterogeneous Agent Models with Financial Frictions: Computational Steps
Yuliy Sannikov (MatLab 1,2,3,4, Problem Set, Video 1, Video 2)
Financial Frictions: Empirical Facts
David Sraer (Slides, Video)

Saturday, September 8, 2012
Demand for Liquid Assets
Markus Brunnermeier (Notes, Slides, Video)
The I Theory of Money
Markus Brunnermeier (Slides, Video)
Productivity Losses from Financial Frictions
Ben Moll (Slides, Video)
Bubbles and Imbalances
Markus Brunnermeier (Slides, Video)
A Welfare Criterion for Models with Distorted Beliefs
Wei Xiong (Notes, Slides, Video)
Sunday, September 9, 2012
The Fiscal Theory of the Price Level
Financial Crises, Bank Risk Exposure and Government Financial Policy
Nobuhiro Kiyotaki (Slides, Video)
Empirical Macro and Finance
Atif Mian (Slides, Video)