Marshall School of Business

Fall 2013
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.
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
  Aug. 30
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 No seminar.
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  Sept. 6
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 No seminar.
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  Sept. 13
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 No seminar.
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  Sept. 20
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 No seminar.
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  Sept. 27
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 No seminar.
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  Oct. 4 Yongseok Shin
  WUSTL Econ.
The Option Value of Human Capital    abstract    Per the presenter, this is a work-in-progress and there is no draft available to circulate. Sorry!
HOH-706
  Oct. 11
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 No seminar.
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  Oct. 18 Dino Palazzo
  Boston Univ.
Investment and The Cross–Section of Equity Returns    abstract
(co-author: Gian Luca Clementi, NYU)    By presenter request, this paper is available in hardcopy only. Copies are available for pickup in BRI-308 and will be provided at the seminar. Sorry!
HOH-706
  Oct. 25
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 No seminar.
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  Nov. 1 Nicolas
Petrosky-Nadeau

  CMU, visiting Stanford
Unemployment Crises    abstract    (co-author: Lu Zhang, Ohio St. Univ.)
By presenter request, this paper is available in hardcopy only. Copies are available for pickup in BRI-308 and will be provided at the seminar. Sorry!
HOH-706
  Nov. 8
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 No seminar.
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  Nov. 15 Monika Piazzesi
  Stanford
Segmented Housing Search   (co-authors: Martin Schneider, Stanford, and Johannes Stroebel, NYU)   Warning - this is a 7.2MB file!
HOH-706
  Nov. 22 Jing Zhang
  Univ. of Michigan Econ.
Structural Change in an Open Economy   (co-authors: Timothy Uy, University of Minnesota, and Kei-Mu Yi, FRB Minneapolis)
HOH-706
   Nov. 29          - - -  Thanksgiving Holiday - No seminar    - - -
 > Dec. 6 Hengji Ai
  Minnesota, Carlson
A Mechanism Design Model of Firm Dynamics: The Case of Limited Commitment   (co-authors: Dana Kiku, Univ. of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, and Rui Li, Univ. of Massachusetts Boston)
HOH-706
 > Dec. 13-14
See website
for details!
Finance, Organizations and Markets (FOM)
Research Conference
JKP-112

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. Michael Michaux at 213-740-3466 or michaux[at]marshall.usc.edu.   For free parking, contact the FBE Dept. at (213) 740-6515 or fbe@usc.edu.   Parking reservations require minimum 24 hours advance notice!
University of Southern California  ·  Finance and Business Economics Department  ·  BRI-308, MC-0804
3670 Trousdale Parkway, Ste. 308  ·  Los Angeles, CA 90089-0804 ·  213-740-6515  ·  213-740-6650 fax
fbe@usc.edu  ·  http://www.marshall.usc.edu/FBE

This page last modified: 12/5/2013 by Terry Lichvar, Program Administrator, USC FBE Dept.   ©2003-2013 University of Southern California