SED at ASSA

Each year, the Society for Economic Dynamics organizes two sessions at the Allied Social Sciences Association meeting. The next meeting is held in Philadelphia, January 3-5, 2014. The following sessions are on the program:
  • Understanding Trends in Labor Market Outcomes
    Date: Jan 04, 2014 8:00 am, Loews Philadelphia Hotel, Washington A
    Presiding: Erik Hurst (University of Chicago)

    Where is the Land of Opportunity? Geographical Variation in Intergenerational Mobility in the United States
    Raj Chetty (Harvard University) Nathaniel Hendren (Harvard University) Patrick Kline (University of California-Berkeley) Emmanuel Saez (University of California-Berkeley)
    Volatility and Inequality during the Last Four Decades: A Joint Analysis of Businesses and Their Employees
    Nicholas Bloom (Stanford University) Fatih Guvenen (University of Minnesota) Jae Song (Social Security Administration)
    Accounting for Changes in Between Group Inequality
    Ariel Burstein (University of California-Los Angeles) Eduardo Morales (Columbia University) Jonathan Vogel (Columbia University)
    Men Not At Work: Explaining Trends in Male Hours over Five Decades
    Mark Aguiar (Princeton University) Erik Hurst (University of Chicago) Loukas Karabarbounis (University of Chicago)
  • Networks in Macroeconomics and Finance
    Date: Jan 05, 2014 10:15 am, Loews Philadelphia Hotel, Congress B
    Moderator: Jennifer La'O (Columbia University)

    Shock Propagation in Production Networks: Evidence from Natural Disasters
    Vasco Carvalho (CREI and Universitat Pompeu Fabra)
    Systemic Risk and Stability in Financial Networks
    Daron Acemoglu (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) Asuman Ozdaglar (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) Alireza Tahbaz-Salehi (Columbia University)
    Optimal Disclosure and Contagion for Interconnected Banks
    Fernando Alvarez (University of Chicago)
    Financial Frictions in Production Networks
    Saki Bigio (Columbia University) Jennifer La'O (Columbia University)