Marshall School of Business

Spring 2004
FBE Macroeconomics and
International Finance Workshop


The USC Finance and Business Economics Department 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.


Macroeconomics Workshops are held on Fridays from 3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. in HOH-601K
unless otherwise noted below. [Get map]


Rev   Date      Speaker            Title of Paper Room
  Feb. 6          - - - No seminar.     - - -
  Feb. 13 Edward Prescott
  Arizona State University
Taxes, Regulations, and the Value of U.S. and U.K. Corporations and Average Debt and Equity Returns: Puzzling? (both papers with Ellen McGrattan, Univ. of Minnesota) JKP-202
NEW ROOM!
  Feb. 20          - - - No seminar.     - - -
  Feb. 26
THURSDAY
Pierre-Olivier Gourinchas
  UC Berkeley
International Financial Adjustment (with Hélène Rey, Princeton)
seminar 4:30 - 6:30 pm,   joint seminar with USC Economics Dept.
KAP-137
4:30-6:00 pm
  Mar. 5 Pablo Andrés Neumeyer
  Universidad Torcuato Di Tella

The Argentine Great Depression: 1975-1990
(with Hugo Hopenhayn)

HOH-601K
  Mar. 12 Aris Protopapadakis
  USC FBE Dept.
Budget Deficits, Current Account Deficits and Interest Rates: The Systematic Evidence on Ricardian Equivalence
seminar 1:30 - 3:00 pm
HOH-601K
1:30-3:00 pm
  Mar. 19          - - - Spring Break - No Seminar     - - -
  Mar. 26 Aleh Tsyvinski
  UCLA
Optimal Taxation with Endogenous Insurance Markets
(with Mikhail Golosov)
HOH-601K
 > Apr. 2 Kent Smetters
  Wharton, Univ. of Penn.
Trading with the Unborn:  A New Perspective on Capital Income Taxation HOH-601K
  Apr. 9          - - - No seminar.     - - -
  Apr. 16 Nobuhiro Kiyotaki
  London School of Economics
A Model of Job and Worker Flows  (with Ricardo Lagos)
joint seminar with USC CIBEAR
HOH-601K
  Apr. 23 Nezih Guner
  Penn State University
Macroeconomic Implications of Restrictions on Size  (with Gustavo Venture and Xu Yi) HOH-601K
 > Apr. 30 Césaire Meh
  Bank of Canada
Bank Capital, Agency Costs, and Monetary Policy
(with Kevin Moran)
HOH-601K
  May 7          - - - No seminar currently scheduled.     - - -
  May 14          - - - Commencement - No Seminar     - - -
 > May 18
TUESDAY
Fatih Guvenen
  University of Rochester
Learning Your Earning: Are Labor Income Shocks Really Very Persistent? HOH-601K

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. Krishna Kumar at 213-740-6533 or kbkumar@usc.edu.  For a paper hardcopy or parking, contact the FBE Dept. at (213) 740-6515 or fbe@usc.edu.  Parking reservations require minimum 24 hours advance notice!

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This page last modified: 5/19/04 by Terry Lichvar, Program Administrator, USC FBE Dept.  ©2004 University of Southern California