University of California, Riverside


Seminars & Colloquia

Economic Theory Spring 2010

Mondays, 4:10-5:30 pm (unless otherwise specified)
Sproul Hall 2206

Questions? Contact Marcelle Chauvet.

 When available, the papers may be downloaded as pdf files, which can be read or printed using the Acrobat Reader.

Mar 29 No Seminar No Seminar
Apr 5 Jana Grittersova, UCR Political Science Taming Financiers: the Political Economy of Exchange Rate Regime Determination in Transition Economies 
Apr 12 Marcelle Chauvet, UCR Economics The Seeds of the 2007-2009 Crisis:  The Housing Market and the Business Cycle 
Apr 19 David deBortoli, UC San Diego The Macroeconomic Consequences of Unstable Monetary Policy Objectives 
April 26 Chandler Lutz, PhD Candidate, UCR Economics Agent Sentiment and Stock Market Predictability
Apr 29 (Thursday, from 3:30-5pm in INTS 1113) Joint with Econometrics Mark Watson, Princeton University  Estimating Turning Points using Large Data Sets
May 3 Randall Wright, University of Wisconsin, Madison Credit Markets and Credit Cycles
May 10 Nathan Balke, Southern Methodist University & Dallas Fed Sectoral Effects of Aggregate Shocks
May 17 Tom Palfrey, Caltech Political Institutions and the Dynamics of Public Investment 
May 26 (Wednesday) Francisco Buera, UC Los Angeles Productivity Growth and Capital Flows: The Dynamics of Reforms
May 31 No Seminar - Memorial Day Holiday No Seminar
June 7 Masanao Aoki, UCLA Non-self Averaging Phenomena in Macroeconomics and Other Fields

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Riverside, CA 92521
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Department of Economics
4128 Sproul Hall

Tel: (951) 827-3266
Fax: (951) 827-5685