Macro Program

All California Economists are Welcome to Attend the 4th Annual

CALIFORNIA MACROECONOMICS CONFERENCE

October 25, 2019
Claremont McKenna College
All sessions held in Freeberg Forum in the Kravis Building at CMC

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8:00 – 8:40 REGISTRATION AND BREAKFAST


8:40 – 8:50 WELCOME AND OPENING REMARKS


8:50 – 9:40 Entrepreneurial Finance, Home Equity, and Monetary Policy

Paul Jackson, UC Irvine

Florian Madison, Claremont McKenna College


 9:40 – 10:00 BREAK


10:00 – 10:50 Informal Caregiving, Family Power Dynamics, and Labor Market Rigidities

Ray Miller, Colorado State University

Neha Bairoliya, University of Southern California


10:50 – 11:10 BREAK


11:10 – 12:00 Universal Basic Income: A Dynamic Assessment

Diego Daruich, University of Southern California

Raquel Fernandez, New York University


12:00 – 12:05 Walk to lunch at the Marian Miner Cook Athenaeum

12:05 – 13:30 LUNCH AND KEYNOTE:

What do Survey Data Tell Us about U.S. Businesses?

Ellen McGrattan, University of Minnesota


13:50– 14:40 The Phillips Curve: a Relation between Real Exchange Rate Growth and Unemployment

François Geerolf, UCLA


14:40 – 15:00 BREAK


15:00 – 15:50 Variable Worker Attachment, Directed Search, and Labor Market Dynamics

Travis Cyronek, UC Santa Barbara


15:50 – 16:10 BREAK


16:10 – 17:00 Measuring Labor-Force Participation and the Incidence and Duration of Unemployment

Hie Joo Ahn, Federal Reserve Board

James H. Hamilton, UC San Diego


17:00 ADJOURN AND HAPPY HOUR – location TBD


CMC 2019 Organizing Committee: 

Hugo Hopenhayn, UCLA
Ayse Imrohoroglu, USC Marshall
Nicolas Petrosky-Nadeau, FRSB San Francisco
Peter Rupert, UCSB
Julio Garín, Claremont McKenna College