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Economic Growth and Policy Conference 2018

19 May 2018 - 20 May 2018
12:00 to 18:00
Durham University Business School, MHL 405

The annual Economic Growth and Policy Conference will be held 19-20 May 2018. The keynote speaker is Martin Uribe from Columbia University, USA.

You can view the final programme here.

You can view some highlights of our speakers here.

You can view photos from the event here.

Confirmed speakers are:

  • Martin Uribe (Columbia University),

    Keynote speech: Multiple Equilibria in Open Economy Models with Collateral Constraints: Overborrowing Revisited

  • Kevin Lansing ( Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco), 'Real Business Cycles, Animal Spirits and Equity Prices'
  • Evi Pappa (European University), 'Senitmental Business Cycles'
  • Mauro Bambi (York University), 'Procyclical Endogenous Taxation and Aggregate Instability'
  • Christoph Thoenissen (Sheffield University), 'Migration and Business Cycle Dynamics'
  • Paul Levine (Surrey University), 'The Relationship between VAR and DSGE Models when Agents have Limited Information'
  • Thijs Van Reis (Warwick University), 'The vanishing procyclicity of labour productivity'
  • Andrea Gerali (Bank of Italy), Topic: 'Non-standard monetary policy, asset prices and macroprudential policy in a monetary union'
  • Richard Harrison (Bank of England), 'Optimal Quantitative Easing'
  • George Bratsiotis (University of Manchester), 'Credit Risk, Excess Reserve and Monetary Policy: The Deposit Channel'

Location: Durham University Business School, MHL 405