XXII Annual Conference of the Central Bank of Chile Changing Inflation Dynamics, Evolving Monetary Policy

October 25th and 26th, 2018

Crowne Plaza Hotel, Santiago, Chile

Program arranged by Jordi Galí, Diego Saravia and Gonzalo Castex

Questions: conferencia2018@bcentral.cl.

All sessions will be conducted in English. Simultaneous translation from English to Spanish will be provided.

Thursday 25th
Opening remarks

Mario Marcel

Governor, Central Bank of Chile

The Link between Wage and Price Inflation in the Euro Area

Elena Bobeica

European Central Bank

Matteo Ciccarelli

European Central Bank

Isabel Vansteenkiste

European Central Bank

Comentarista:

Gonzalo Castex

University of New South Wales

The Supply-Side Origins of Inflation

Bart Hobijn

Arizona State University

Comentarista:

Ernesto Pastén

Central Bank of Chile

Inflation Globally

Òscar Jordà

Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco

Fernanda Nechio

Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco

Comentarista:

Luca Gambetti

Colegio Carlo Alberto and Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

Cyclically Sensitive Inflation

Mark Watson

Princeton University

James Stock

Harvard University

Comentarista:

Argia Sbordone

Federal Reserve Bank of New York

Has the Phillips Curve Flattened? New Evidence from Producer Prices and Industry-Level Output

Simon Gilchrist

New York University

Egon Zakrajsek

Board of Governors, Federal Reserve System

Comentarista:

Eduardo Zilberman

Central Bank of Chile

Has the U.S. Wage Phillips Curve Flattened? A Semi-Structural Exploration

Jordi Galí

CREI and Universitat Pompeu Fabra

Luca Gambetti

Colegio Carlo Alberto and Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

Comentarista:

Fernanda Nechio

Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco

Friday 26th
The Nonpuzzling Behavior of Median Inflation

Laurence Ball

Johns Hopkins University

Comentarista:

Carlos Viana de Carvalho

Banco Central do Brasil

Large Cost Shocks in an Inflationary Economy

Fernando Alvarez

University of Chicago

Comentarista:

David López-Sálido

Board of Governors, Federal Reserve System

Keynote Speech
Keynote Speech

John B. Taylor

Mary and Robert Raymond Professor of Economics, Stanford University