Nemmers Prize Conference
"Liquidity, Bubbles and Crises"
Thursday and Friday, April 30-May 1, 2015
James L. Allen Center
Free registration is required by Tuesday, April 21.
|Thursday, April 30, 2015|
|9:00||Bengt Holmström (Massachusetts Institute of Technology): Banks as Secret Keepers (joint with Tri Vi Dang – Columbia University, Gary Gorton – Yale University and Guillermo L. Ordoñez – University of Pennsylvannia)|
|10:30||Emmanuel Fahri (Harvard University): Deadly Embrace: Sovereign and Financial Balance Sheets Doom Loops (joint with Jean Tirole – Toulouse School of Economics)|
|11:45||John Hardman Moore (University of Edinburgh): Leverage Stacks and the Financial System|
|2:15||Panel Discussion: Banking and Sovereign Crises: Looking Ahead.
Chaired by Jean Tirole (Toulouse School of Economics)
Oliver Blanchard (International Monetary Fund)
Mathias Dewatripont (National Bank of Belgium)
Jeremy Stein (Harvard University)
|4:45||Thomas Philippon (New York University): Runs versus Lemons: Fiscal Capacity and Financial Stability (joint with Miguel de Faria e Castro and Joseba Martinez – both New York University)|
|Friday, May 1, 2015|
|9:00||Nobuhiro Kiyotaki (Princeton University): Wholesale and Retail Banking in Macroeconomic Model of Financial Crisis (joint with Mark Gertler – New York University and Andrea Prespitino - Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System)|
|10:30||Alberto Martin (Universitat Pompeu Fabra): Managing Credit Bubbles (joint with Jaume Ventura - Universitat Pompeu Fabra)|
|11:45||Arvind Krishnamurthy (Stanford University): A Model of the Reserve Asset (joint with Zhiguo He – University of Chicago, and Konstantin Milbradt – Northwestern University)|
|2:15||Andrei Shleifer (Harvard University): Banks as Patient Fixed-Income Investors (joint with Samuel Hanson – Harvard University, Jeremy Stein – Harvard University, and Robert W. Vishny – University of Chicago)|
|3:45||Xavier Gabaix (New York University): International Liquidity and Exchange Rate Dynamic (joint with Matteo Maggiori – Harvard University)|
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