2nd Rome Junior Conference on Macroeconomics
June 17-18, 2013
EIEF will host the “2nd Rome Junior Conference on Macroeconomics”, a.k.a. Pizzanomics. The aim is to bring together junior economists from around the world with a strong interest in Macroeconomists, and to generate a friendly environment with intensive interaction, not only during the presentations but also informally before and after.
The conference is organized by Guillermo Ordoñez (University of Pennsylvania), Facundo Piguillem (EIEF), and Nicholas Trachter (EIEF). It will consist in 10 presentations of 60 minutes each. The confirmed list of presenters includes: Javier Bianchi (Wisconsin-Madison), Saki Bigio (Columbia), Jarda Borovicka (NYU), Vasco Carvalho (UPF-CREI), Pablo Fajgelbaum (UCLA), Jean Paul L’Huillier (EIEF), Ezra Oberfield (FRB-Chicago), Luigi Paciello (EIEF), Ali Shourideh (Wharton), Venky Venkyaaran (NYU-Stern). Program.
Fourth Carlo Giannini Ph.D. Workshop in Econometrics
June 20, 2013
Organized by the Associazione Carlo Giannini (ACG) and hosted by EIEF, the meeting aims to bring together young researchers in applied and theoretical econometrics and introduce them to the Italian econometric profession. The selected researchers will present a paper in the meeting. Each paper will be discussed by a discussant. The discussants will be chosen by the Associazione Carlo Giannini board among leading econometric scholars in order to provide effective and useful feedbacks to the presenters. For details, please see the Call for Papers.
12th Doctoral Workshop in Economic Theory and Econometrics
July 1-3, 2013
This annual workshop, which started in 2001 as the Villa Mondragone Workshop in Economic Theory and Econometrics, is designed to stimulate interaction between senior economists and doctoral students working on both theoretical and empirical economic issues. It is expected that the students will be in the advanced stage of their dissertation research. The workshop is co-sponsored by three Italian research institutions - Bank of Italy, Collegio Carlo Alberto and EIEF. Additional financial support is provided by LABOUR: Review of Labour Economics and Industrial Relations and the Royal Economic Society. For details, please see the Call for Papers.
EUROPEAN CONFERENCE on HOUSEHOLD FINANCE
September 20-21, 2013
The Center on Sustainable Architecture for Finance (SAFE) at Goethe University Frankfurt, the Einaudi Institute for Economics and Finance (EIEF) and the Swedish House of Finance (SHoF), with additional support from the Sloan Foundation, are organizing a conference on Household Finance. The objective is to present state-of-the-art empirical research and empirically motivated theoretical research on household financial behavior and on how this is influenced by other choices, government policies, and the overall economic environment. The submission deadline is June 1, 2013. For more details, see the Call for papers.