|Cosponsored by the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta and New York University's Stern School of Business|
|Friday, December 6|
|Session: Trade I|
|9:00 a.m.||"Dynamics of Firms and Trade in General Equilibrium"
Robert Dekle, Hyeok Jeong, and Nobuhiro Kiyotaki
Presenter: Nobuhiro Kiyotaki, Princeton University
Discussant: Joel Rodrigue, Vanderbilt University
|9:50||"Policy Uncertainty, Trade and Welfare: Theory and Evidence for China"
Kyle Handley and Nuno Limao
Presenter: Kyle Handley, University of Michigan
Discussant: Robert Dekle, University of Southern California
|Session: Exchange Rate I|
|11:00||"International Trade Price Stickiness and Exchange Rate Pass-Through in Micro Data: A Case Study on U.S.-China Trade"
Mina Kim, Deokwoo Nam, Jian Wang, and Jason Wu
Presenter: Jian Wang, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
Discussant: Robert Vigfusson, Federal Reserve Board
|11:50||"Common Euro-Area Bonds in a Model of Equilibrium Sovereign Risk"
Juan Carlos Hatchondo, Leonardo Martinez, and Yasin Kursat Onder
Presenter: Leonardo Martinez, International Monetary Fund
Discussant: Pablo Guerron-Quintana, Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
|Session: Exchange Rate II|
|1:50||"Prudential Policy for Peggers"
Stephanie Schmitt-Grohe and Martin Uribe
Presenter: Martin Uribe, Columbia University [Presentation]
Discussant: Chris Otrok, University of Missouri
|2:40||"Credibility and Monetary Unions"
V.V. Chari, Alessandro Dovis, and Patrick Kehoe
Presenter: Alessandro Dovis, Pennsylvania State University and Princeton University
Discussant: Emmanuel Farhi, Harvard University
|3:50||"Banking Globalization, Transmission, and Monetary Policy Autonomy"
Linda S. Goldberg
Presenter: Linda S. Goldberg, Federal Reserve Bank of New York
Discussant: Pablo D'Erasmo, Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
|4:40||"Government Debt and Banking Fragility: The Spreading of Strategic Uncertainty"
Russell Cooper and Kalin Nikolov
Presenter: Russell Cooper, Pennsylvania State University
Discussant: Stan Zin, New York University
|Saturday, December 7|
|Session: Trade II|
|9:00 a.m.||"Quality, Trade, and Exchange Rate Pass-Through"
Natalie Chen and Luciana Juvenal
Presenter: Luciana Juvenal, International Monetary Fund
Discussant: Ferdinando Monte, Johns Hopkins University
|9:50||"Unequal Gains, Prolonged Pain: Dynamic Adjustment Costs and Protectionist Overshooting"
Emily Blanchard and Gerald Willmann
Presenter: Emily Blanchard, Dartmouth College
Discussant: Kim J. Ruhl, New York University
|Session: Capital Flows|
|11:00||"Bad Investments and Missed Opportunities? Capital Flows to Asia and Latin America, 1950–2007"
Lee Ohanian, Paulina Restrepo-Echavarria, and Mark L.J. Wright
Presenter: Paulina Restrepo-Echavarria, Ohio State University
Discussant: Michele Cavallo, Federal Reserve Board
|11:50||"Global Imbalances and Structural Change in the United States"
Timothy J. Kehoe, Kim J. Ruhl, and Joseph B. Steinberg
Presenter: Joseph B. Steinberg, University of Toronto
Discussant: Jing Zhang, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago