ASSA 2023 Sessions Hosted by SED

Exchange Rates and Monetary Policy

Friday, Jan. 6, 2023   10:15 AM – 12:15 PM (CST)
New Orleans Marriott, Iberville

  • Chair: Dmitry Mukhin, London School of Economics

1. The Macroeconomic Consequences of Exchange Rate Depreciations

Masao Fukui, Boston University
Emi Nakamura, University of California-Berkeley
Jon Steinsson, University of California-Berkeley

2. Beyond Incomplete Spanning: Convenience Yields and Exchange Rate Disconnect

Zhengyang Jiang, Northwestern University

Arvind Krishnamurthy, Stanford University

Hanno Lustig, Stanford University
Jialu Sun, Stanford University

3. Safe Asset Competition and the Macroeconomy

Jason Choi, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Rishabh Kirpalani, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Diego Perez, New York University

The Macroeconomics of Market Power

Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023   8:00 AM – 10:00 AM (CST)
New Orleans Marriott, Bonaparte

  • Chair: Corina Boar, New York University

1. Markups and Inequality

Corina Boar, New York University
Virgiliu Midrigan, New York University

2. The Life-cycle of Concentrated Industries

Martin Beraja, Massachusetts Institute of Technology and NBER
Francisco Buera, Washington University-St. Louis

3. Good Rents versus Bad Rents: R&D Misallocation and Growth

Philippe Aghion, College of France, INSEAD and London School of Economics
Antonin Bergeaud, Bank of France
Timo Boppart, Stockholm University
Peter Klenow, Stanford University
Huiyu Li, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco

4. Are Managers Paid for Market Power?

Renjie Bao, Pompeu Fabra University
Jan de Loecker, KU Leuven
Jan Eeckhout, Pompeu Fabra University

Optimal Policy with Heterogeneous Agents

 Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023   10:15 AM – 12:15 PM (CST)

New Orleans Marriott, Bonaparte


  • Chair: Matthew Rognlie, Northwestern University

1. Optimal Policy with Heterogeneous Agents: A Sequence-Space Approach

Adrien Auclert, Stanford University
Michael Cai, Northwestern University
Matthew Rognlie, Northwestern University
Ludwig Straub, Harvard University

2. Firm Heterogeneity, Capital Misallocation and Optimal Monetary Policy

Beatriz González, Bank of Spain
Galo Nuño, Bank of Spain
Dominik Thaler, European Central Bank
Silvia Albrizio, International Monetary Fund

3. Optimal Monetary Policy According to HANK

Sushant Acharya, Bank of Canada
Edouard Challe, European University Institute
Keshav Dogra, Federal Reserve Bank of New York

4. Optimal Monetary Policy with Heterogeneous Agents: A Timeless Ramsey Approach

Eduardo Dávila, Yale University
Andreas Schaab, Columbia University

ASSA 2022 Sessions Hosted by SED

Aggregate Demand in Network Economies

Fiscal Sustainability in Low Rate Environments

ASSA 2021 Sessions Hosted by SED

 The International Financial System

The Nature of Firms and Macroeconomic Implications

Macroeconomics with Segmented Financial Markets