Marshall School of Business

Spring 2015
FBE Macroeconomics and
International Finance Workshop

The USC Finance and Business Economics Department usually sponsors three seminar series each semester.
Applied Economics Workshop | Finance Seminar Series | Macroeconomics and International Finance Workshop
The joint SPPD/Marshall School Lusk Center for Real Estate also offers a Real Estate Seminar series and the
FBE Dept. Center for Investment Studies has an occasional Distinguished Speaker Series.

Macroeconomics Workshops are held on Fridays from 3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. in Hoffman Hall, Room 706 unless
otherwise noted below. We no longer provide hardcopies of the papers. If you want a printout, please download
and print the PDF file available by clicking on the paper title.
   Thank you.   [Parking & seminar map]


Rev Date Speaker Title of Paper Room
   Jan. 30 Sebastian Dyrda
  UMN Econ
Fluctuations in uncertainty, efficient borrowing constraints and firm dynamics   seminar: 1:30pm HOH-706
1:30pm
   Feb. 6 Tatsuro Senga
  Ohio St. Econ
A New Look at Uncertainty Shock: Imperfect Information and Misallocation   slides   seminar: 1:30pm HOH-706
1:30pm
   Feb. 9
MONDAY
Pablo Ottonello
  Columbia Econ
Capital Unemployment, Financial Shocks, and Investment Slumps   seminar: 10:30am HOH-506
10:30am
   Feb. 13
- - -
  No seminar.    - - -
  Feb. 20 Fatih Guvenen
  Univ Minnesota
What Do Data on Millions of U.S. Workers Reveal about Life-Cycle Earnings Risk?   co-authors: Fatih Karahan (FRB-NY), Serdar Ozkan (Toronto), and Jae Song (Social Security Administration).  WARNING: This is a 4MB file.  If you get an error while trying to open it, DOWNLOAD it or try a different browser. HOH-706
   Feb. 27
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  No seminar.    - - -
  Mar. 6 Joe Kaboski
  Notre Dame
Skill-Biased Structural Change and the Skill-Premium   co-authors: Francisco J. Buera (FRB-Chicago) and Richard Rogerson (Princeton). HOH-706
  Mar. 13
- - -
  No seminar.    - - -
   Mar. 20
- - -
  No seminar - Spring Break.    - - -
  Mar. 27
- - -
  No seminar.    - - -
  Apr. 3 Tommaso Trani
  Univ. of Navarra
Search and Bargaining in the Product Market and Price Rigidities   co-author: Mirko Abbritti (Univ. of Navarra). HOH-706
  Apr. 10
- - -
  No seminar.    - - -
  Apr. 17 Maria Jose Prados
  USC Price School
Slowing Labor Force Participation of Married Women: The Role of Rising Income Inequality   abstract   This work is very preliminary and there is NO PAPER to accompany the workshop. HOH-706
  > Apr. 24 Nicolas Crouzet
  Kellogg
Aggregate Implications of Corporate Debt Choices HOH-706
  May 1
- - -
  No seminar.    - - -

Click on the paper title to download a PDF.  Click on a presenter's name to go to their website, obtain a vita, etc.  To meet with a particular visitor contact Dr. Vincenzo Quadrini at 213-740-6521 or quadrini[at]marshall[dot]usc[dot]edu.   For free parking, contact the FBE Dept. at (213) 740-6515 or fbe@usc.edu.   Parking reservations require minimum 2 hours advance notice!
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This page last modified: 4/21/2015 by Terry Lichvar, Program Administrator, USC FBE Dept.   2015 University of Southern California