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4th European Economic Review Talented Economists Clinic (EERTEC IV)

Organizer: Gerard A. Pfann (Maastricht University)
Location:IZA, Bonn
Date:June 29, 2011 - July 01, 2011

Event Manager:

Stephan Kohzer (IZA)


+++ presentations: 45 minutes +++ floor discussion: 15 minutes +++

Wednesday, June 29:

19:00       Welcome Dinner at Restaurant "Strandhaus", Georgstr. 28, Bonn

Thursday, June 30:

08:45 - 09:00   Gerard A. Pfann (Maastricht University)
  "Welcome to EERTEC IV"
        Session A
  Chair: Jürgen von Hagen (University of Bonn)
09:00 - 10:00   Huixin Bi (Bank of Canada), Eric M. Leeper (Indiana University), Campbell Leith (University of Glasgow)
  "Uncertain Fiscal Consolidations"
10:00 - 11:00   Gurnain Kaur Pasricha (Bank of Canada)
  "Measures to Manage Capital Flows in Emerging Economies: Recent Experiences"
11:00 - 11:15   Coffee Break
11:15 - 12:15   Nora Traum (North Carolina State University), Michael Plante (Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas)
  "Time-varying Oil Price Volatility and Macroeconomic Aggregates: What Does Theory Say?"
12:15 - 14:00   Lunch
        Session B
  Chair: Esther Gal-Or (University of Pittsburgh)
14:00 - 15:00   Antonios Proestakis (Universidad de Granada), Nikolaos Georgantzis (University of Granada)
  "Accounting for Real Wealth in Heterogeneous-endowment Public Good Games"
15:00 - 16:00   Igor Sloev (Humboldt University, Berlin)
  "Strategic Vertical Separation under Diseconomy of Scale"
16:00 - 16:15   Coffee Break
        Session C
  Chair: Zvi Eckstein (Tel Aviv University)
16:15 - 17:15   Carole Chartouni (Georgetown University)
  "Emiratization Policies in the UAE: An Intrafirrm Bargaining and Matching Approach"
17:15 - 18:15   Markus Poschke (McGill University)
  "The Firm Size Distribution Across Countries and Skill-biased Change in Entrepreneurial Technology"
18:15       Departure to Restaurant
19:00       Dinner at Restaurant "Interieur No. 253", Bonner Str. 104, Remagen

Friday, July 01:

        Session D
  Chair: Gerard A. Pfann (Maastricht University)
09:00 - 10:00   Aspen Gorry (University of California, Santa Cruz)
  "Experience and Worker Flows"
10:00 - 11:00   Alejandro Badel (Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis)
  "Understanding Permanent Black-White Earnings Inequality"
11:00 - 11:15   Coffee Break
11:15 - 12:15   Wolf-Heimo Grieben (University of Konstanz), Elias Dinopoulos (University of Florida), Fuat Şener (Union College)
  "The Conundrum of Recovery: Growth or Jobs?"
12:15 - 13:30   Lunch
13:30 - 18:30   Editorial Board Meeting European Economic Review
18:30       Departure to Restaurant
19:00       Editor's Dinner at Restaurant "Brasserie Next Level", Kameha Grand Hotel, Am Bonner Bogen 1, Bonn

List of Participants

Alejandro Badel (Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis)
Huixin Bi (Bank of Canada)
Carole Chartouni (Georgetown University)
Zvi Eckstein (Tel Aviv University)
Carina Furnée (Maastricht University)
Esther Gal-Or (University of Pittsburgh)
Daniela Georgescu (Elsevier)
Aspen Gorry (University of California, Santa Cruz)
Wolf-Heimo Grieben (University of Konstanz)
Patrick Hürtgen (University of Bonn)
Kenneth Kletzer (University of California, Santa Cruz)
Tapio Palokangas (University of Helsinki)
Gurnain Pasricha (Bank of Canada)
Emmanuel Petrakis (University of Crete)
Gerard Pfann (Maastricht University)
Markus Poschke (McGill University)
Antonios Proestakis (Universidad de Granada)
Ronald Rühmkorf (University of Bonn)
Igor Sloev (Humboldt University, Berlin)
Konstantinos Tatsiramos (IZA)
Nora Traum (North Carolina State University)
Jürgen von Hagen (University of Bonn)