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 Boston, January 3-5, 2015. The following sessions are on the program:
  • Rigidities and Macroeconomic Dynamics
    Date: Jan 03, 2015 2:30 pm, Boston Marriott Copley, Grand Ballroom-Salon D
    Presiding: Yuriy Gorodnichenko (University of California-Berkeley)

    Informational Rigidities and the Stickiness of Temporary Sales
    Eric Anderson (Northwestern University) Emi Nakamura (Columbia University) Duncan Simester (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) Jón Steinsson (Columbia University)
    Inflation Dynamics during the Financial Crisis
    Simon Gilchrist (Boston University) Raphael Schoenle (Brandeis University) Jae W. Sim (Federal Reserve Board) Egon Zakrajsek (Federal Reserve Board)
    How Do Firms Form Their Expectations? New Survey Evidence
    Olivier Coibion (University of Texas-Austin) Yuriy Gorodnichenko (University of California-Berkeley) Saten Kumar (Auckland University of Technology)
    Menu Costs, Uncertainty Cycles, and the Propagation of Nominal Shocks
    Isaac Baley (New York University) Julio A. Blanco (New York University)

    Discussants: Ben Malin (Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis) Ruediger Bachmann (University of Notre Dame) Justin Wolfers (University of Michigan) Ricardo Reis (Columbia University)

  • Firm Heterogeneity in the Macroeconomy
    Date: Jan 04, 2015 2:30pm, Boston Marriott Copley, Provincetown
    Presiding: Benjamin Moll (Princeton University)

    Creative Destruction and Growth in China and India
    Daniel Garcia-Macia (Stanford University) Chang-Tai Hsieh (University of Chicago) Peter Klenow (Stanford University)
    Did the Job Ladder Fail after the Great Recession?
    Giuseppe Moscarini (Yale University) Fabien Postel-Vinay (University College London)
    Cyclical Reallocation of Workers across Large and Small Employers
    John Haltiwanger (University of Maryland) Henry Hyatt (U.S. Census Bureau) Erika McEntarfer (U.S. Census Bureau)
    Wealth Distribution and the Business Cycle: The Role of Private Firms
    Yves Achdou (University of Paris-Diderot) Jean-Michel Lasry (University of Paris-Dauphine) Pierre-Louis Lions (College de France) Benjamin Moll (Princeton University)