An FPA and CMFE-sponsored, invitation-only workshop at Carleton University; 482 MacOdrum Library (4th floor, Discovery Centre Multi-Media Lab); 16 June 2017

Program:

09:00 – 09:15 Coffee and welcome
09:15 – 10:00 “Financial Institution Dynamics and Capital Regulations,” Tamon Takamura (Bank of Canada)
10:00 – 10:45 “Demographics and Sectoral Reallocation,” Simona Cociuba (University of Western Ontario)
10:45 – 11:00 Coffee break
11:00 – 11:45 “Forced Retirement Risk and Portfolio Choice,” Minjoon Lee (Carleton University)
11:45 – 12:30 “Trade in Commodities and Emerging Market Business Cycles,” Fernando Leibovici (St. Louis Fed and York University)
12:30 – 13:30 Lunch
13:30 – 14:15 “Do Financial Constraints Cool a Housing Boom? Theory and Evidence from a Macroprudential Policy on Million Dollar Homes,” Derek Stacey (Ryerson University)
14:15 – 15:00 “Model Uncertainty and the Direction of Fit of the Postwar U.S. Phillips Curve(s),” Francesca Rondina (University of Ottawa)
15:00 – 15:15 Coffee break
15:15 – 16:00 “Price Selection,” Oleksiy Kryvtsov (Keynote Speaker, Bank of Canada)

Presentations: 45 minutes each, including 30 to 35 minutes of presentation time and 10 to 15 minutes for questions, comments, and suggestions from the floor.