Tepper School Simon School at University of Rochester NYU

Carnegie-Rochester-NYU 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 19-20, 2013

Stern School, New York University



“Fiscal Policy in the Presence of Debt Crises”

The 81st Meeting of the Carnegie-Rochester-NYU Conference on Public Policy

Friday, April 19

                                  CONFERENCE SESSION I

                                     Chairman: Marvin Goodfriend

1:30 pm                       “Secondary Markets in Turbulent Times: Distortions, Disruptions and Bailouts”
                                   Fernando Broner, Aitor Erce, Alberto Martin, and Jaume Ventura
                                   Discussant: Mark Wright

                                   “Voluntary Debt Exchanges in Sovereign Debt Markets"
                                   Juan Carlos Hatchondo, Leonardo Martinez, and César Sosa Padilla
                                   Discussant: Manuel Amador

4:30 pm                       Adjourn


7:00 pm                        Conference Dinner – Location TBA


Saturday, April 20


                                  CONFERENCE SESSION II

                                     Chairman: Christopher Sleet

 9:00 am                      “Sovereign Risk, Financial Stabilization, and Economic Integration”
                                   Giancarlo Corsetti, Keith Kuester, and Gernot Mueller
                                   Discussant: Enrique Mendoza

                                   “A Real Options Perspective on the Future of the Euro”
                                   Fernando Alvarez and Avinash Dixit
                                   Discussant: David Backus


12:00 pm                      Lunch


                                  CONFERENCE SESSION III

                                     Chairman:Stanley Zin

1:30 pm                      “Can Structural Reforms Help Rebalancing the EMU Periphery?”
                                   Gauti Eggertsson, Andrea Ferrero, and Andrea Raffo
                                   Discussant: Jesus Fernandez-Villaverde

                                   “Fiscal Discriminations in Three Wars”
                                   George Hall and Tom Sargent
                                   Discussant: Lee Ohanian

4:30 pm                      Adjourn