Beliefs, Sentiments, Confidence and the Macroeconomy - Beliefs, Sentiments, Confidence and the Macroeconomy - Central Bank of Chile
Thursday December 7th, 2017 Auditorium, Central Bank of Chile, Santiago, Chile
Language: All presentations will be conducted in English.
Admission is free. Registration in advance is requested.
For registration and questions, contact Joaquin Fuenzalida.
E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org · Phone: +562 2670 2799
Organizers: Sofia Bauducco
Keynote Lecture: “Forward Guidance without Common Knowledge”
George‐Marios Angeletos, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).
|SESSION I: SENTIMENTS, CONFIDENCE AND ITS MACROECONOMIC IMPACT|
TFP, News and Sentiments: The International Transmission of Business Cycles
Nitya Pandalai‐Nayar, University of Texas-Austin with Andrei Levchenko, University of Michigan.
Expectations, Stagnation and Fiscal Policy
George Evans, University of Oregon with Seppo Honkapohja, Bank of Finland and Kaushik Mitra, University of Birmingham.
|SESSION II: SENTIMENTS, CONFIDENCE AND NEWS: EMPIRICAL RELEVANCE|
Sentiments and Economic Activity: Evidence from U.S. States
Mark Spiegel, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco with Jess Benhabib, New York University.
Sentiments in SVARs
Patrick Fève, Toulouse School of Economics with Alain Guay, Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM).
How Do Firms Form Their Expectations? New Survey Evidence
Olivier Coibion, University of Texas-Austin with Yuriy Gorodnichenko, University of California-Berkeley and Saten Kumar, Auckland University of Technology.