An FPA and CMFE-sponsored, invitation-only workshop at Carleton University; 482 MacOdrum Library (4th floor, Discovery Centre Multi-Media Lab); 6 June 2016

Program:

09:00 – 09:15 Coffee and welcome
09:15 – 09:45 “Firm Heterogeneity and Gains from Technological Adoption: Theory and Measurement,” Alex Chernoff (Bank of Canada)
09:45 – 10:15 “International Risk-Sharing and Financial Shocks,” Jean-François Rouillard (Université de Sherbrooke)
10:15 – 10:45 “Directed Search toward Heterogeneously Informed Buyers,” Mohammad Davoodalhosseini (Bank of Canada)
10:45 – 11:00 Coffee break
11:00 – 11:30 “Reviving the Limit Cycle View of Macroeconomic Fluctuations,” Dana Galizia (Carleton University)
11:30 – 12:00 “Canadian History and Trade Policy,” Patrick Alexander (Bank of Canada)
12:00 – 12:30 “Endogenous Growth, Inequality, and the Composition of Government Expenditures,” Constantine Angyridis (Ryerson University)
12:30 – 13:00 “An Expectations-Driven Interpretation of Surges and Stops in International Capital Flows,” Alok Johri (McMaster University)
13:00 – Catered lunch

Presentations: 30 minutes each, including 20 to 25 minutes of presentation time (generally uninterrupted unless quick clarification is needed) and 5 to 10 minutes for questions, comments, and suggestions from the floor.