Economic Research and Data



March 6, 2008
What Do We Learn from the Price of Crude Oil Futures?
Lutz Kilian, University of Michigan

February 27, 2008
Emilio Espino, Universidad T. Di Tella

February 20, 2008
Yongsung Chang, University of Rochester

February 13, 2008
Engines of Liberation: The Impact of Technological Progress in an Imperfect Competition Setting
Sebastian Buttet, Cleveland State University

January 16 , 2008
A Structural Empirical Model of R&D, Firm Heterogeneity and Industry Evolution
Yi Daniel Xu, New York University

January 8, 2008
“Does Anticipation of Government Policy Matter? Evidence from an Expectation-Augmented VAR”
Guntram Wolff, Deutsche Bundesbank


December 19, 2007
“The Impact of Bank Competition on the Life-cycle Dynamics of Nonfinancial Firms”
Nicola Cetorelli, Federal Reserve Bank of New York

December 11, 2007
“A Leverage-Based Model of Speculative Bubbles”
Gadi Barlevy, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago

November 28, 2007
A Calibratable Model of Optimal CEO Incentives in Market Equilibrium
Alex Edmans, the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania

November 14, 2007
Asset Pricing in a Production Economy with Chew-Dekel Preferences
Gian Luca Clementi, Stern School of Business, New York University

November 7, 2007
Optimal Inflation for the United States
Roberto M. Billi, Kansas City Federal Reserve Bank

October 31, 2007
Red Herrings and Revelations: The Destabilizing and Stabilizing Effects of Economic Theory
Paul Shea, University of Kentucky

October 11, 2007
The Impact of Uncertainty Shocks
Nick Bloom, Stanford University

October 3, 2007
Estimating Hedonic Models of Consumer Demand with an Application to Urban Sprawl
Patrick Bajari, University of Minnesota

September 26, 2007 :: 11:00 a.m.
“Does the U.S. Government Hedge against Expenditure Risk?”
Sevin Yeltekin Sleet , Carnegie Mellon University

September 18, 2007
Russell Cooper, University of Texas at Austin :: cancelled

September 6, 2007
Aysegul Sahin, Federal Reserve Bank of New York

June 14, 2007
Manolis Galenianos, Pennsylvania State University

June 13, 2007
Todd Keister, Federal Reserve Bank of New York

June 6, 2007
Toshihiko Mukoyama, University of Virginia

May 30, 2007
Nick Bloom, Stanford University

May 23, 2007
Bjoern Bruegemann, Yale University

May 16, 2007
Ted Temzelides, University of Pittsburgh

April 25, 2007
Matthias Doepke, UCLA

April 18, 2007
Min Ouyang, University of California at Irvine

April 11, 2007
Andrew Lo, MIT

April 6, 2007
David Frame, Carnegie-Mellon University

April 4, 2007
Chad Syverson, University of Chicago

March 28, 2007
John Stevens, Federal Reserve

March 23, 2007
John Knowles, University of Pennsylvania

March 7, 2007
The Role of Health in Economic Development
Jocelyn Finlay
, Harvard University

February 28, 2007
Nobu Kiyotaki, Princeton University

February 21, 2007
Erik Devos, Ohio University

February 7, 2007
Andrea Pescatori, Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland

January 17, 2007
Alain Delacroix, University of Quebec at Montreal


December 18, 2006
Ben Lester, University of Pennsylvania

December 12, 2006
Estimating a Cagan-type Demand Function for Gold: 1561-1913
Alexei Deviatov, New Economy School

November 29, 2006
Paper title to be announced
Guido Menzio, University of Pennsylvania

November 21, 2006
Paper title to be announced
Andrew Bernard
, Dartmouth

November 15, 2006
Paper title to be announced
Pierre-Alexandre Noual, University of Chicago

November 14, 2006
Baby Booms and Baby Busts: The Response of Fertility to Shocks in Dynastic Models
Larry Jones
, University of Minnesota and the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis

November 8, 2006
Paper title to be announced
James Schmitz, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis

November 1, 2006
Paper title to be announced
Kartik Athreya
, Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond

October 11, 2006
The Rise of the Service Economy
Francisco Buera
, Northwestern University

October 4, 2006
Foreign Lenders in Emerging Economies
Raoul Minetti, Michigan State University

September 25, 2006
Secular Trends in U.S. Saving and Consumption
Ayse Imrohoroglu, University of Southern California

September 21, 2006
The Diffusion of Wal-Mart and Economies of Density

Thomas Holmes, University of Minnesota

September 5, 2006
Accounting for Wage and Employment Changes in the U.S. from 1968-2000: A Dynamic Model of Labor Market Equilibrium
Donghoon Lee, New York University