Tepper School Simon School at University of Rochester NYU

Carnegie-NYU-Rochester Conference
on Public Policy

Public Policy Conference Series Semi-annual Conference


THOMAS F. COOLEY, New York University
MARVIN GOODFRIEND, Carnegie Mellon University

Upcoming Conference

April 27-28, 2012

University of Rochester



“Globalization and the Business Cycle”

The 79th Meeting of the Carnegie-NYU-Rochester Conference on Public Policy

Thursday, April 26

 8:00-11:00 pm            Welcome Reception - at Hyatt Regency – refer to hotel monitor

Friday, April 27

 8:30 am                       Bus transportation to campus

 8:45 - 9:15 am            Packet Retrieval and Breakfast


                                  CONFERENCE SESSION I – TRADE - SCHLEGEL 207

                                     Chairman: Thomas Cooley

 9:15 - 10:30 am         “Trade, Inventories, and the International Propagation of Business Cycles”
                                   George Alessandria, Joseph Kaboski and Virgiliu Midrigan
                                   Discussant: Sam Kortum

10:30 - 10:45 am         Break

10:45 - 12:00 am         “Exchange Rate Pass-Through and Credit Constraints: Firms Price to Market as Long as They Can"
                                   Georg Strasser
                                   Discussant: Gita Gopinath


12:00 pm                     Luncheon – Schlegel Hall Rotunda



                                     Chairman: Harold Cole

1:30 - 2:45 pm            “Capital Mobility and International Sharing of Cyclical Risk”
                                   Julien Bengui, Enrique Mendoza and Vincenzo Quadrini
                                   Discussant: Mark Aguiar

2:45 - 3:00 pm             Break

3:00 - 4:15 pm            “Global Implications of National Unconventional Policies"
                                   Luca Dedola, Peter Karadi and Giovanni Lombardo
                                   Discussant: Nobuhiro Kiyotaki


4:30 pm                        Bus Transportation back to the Hyatt Regency

6:30 pm                        Bus departs Hyatt Regency for transportation to the Country Club of Rochester

6:45 pm                        Cocktails, Country Club of Rochester

7:30 pm                        Dinner, Country Club of Rochester

9:30 pm                        Transportation back to the Hyatt Regency


Saturday, April 28

8:00 am                        Bus transportation to campus

8:15-8:45 am                Breakfast


                                  CONFERENCE SESSION III  – CAPITAL FLOWS - SCHLEGEL 207

                                      Chairman: Christopher Sleet

 8:45 - 10:00 am         “Capital Flows Under Moral Hazard”
                                   Viktor Tsyrennikov
                                   Discussant: Cristina Arellano

10:00 - 10:15 am          Break

10:15 - 11:30 am        “Gross Capital Flows:  Dynamics and Crises"
                                   Fernando Broner, Tatiana Didier, Aitor Erce and Sergio Schmukler
                                   Discussant: Yan Bai

11:30 pm                      Lunch available in Schlegel Hall Rotunda

12:15 am                      Transportation to airport or hotel

                                      Transportation will also be available for earlier or later flights if needed.