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Agenda

Aug. 22, 2019

6:00 p.m.

Opening Reception and Dinner

PDFWelcome Remarks

PDFContributors

PDFSummary

Aug. 23, 2019

8:00 a.m.

Opening Remarks

Chair:
Janice C. Eberly
Professor
Northwestern University

PDFRemarks
Jerome H. Powell
Chairman Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

8:30 a.m.

Monetary Policy Divergence

Alan M. TaylorPDFPaper
Professor
University of California-Davis

Òscar JordàPDFPaper
Vice President
Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco

Discussant: Kristin J. Forbes PDFRemarks
Professor
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

9:05 a.m.

General Discussion

9:55 a.m.

Monetary Policy Spillovers to Advanced and Emerging Market Economies

Author:
Şebnem Kalemli-Özcan | PDFPaper
Professor
University of Maryland

Discussant: 
Hélène Rey | PDFRemarks
Professor
London Business School

10:30 a.m.

General Discussion

10:55 a.m.

What Does It Mean to be a Data-Dependent Central Banker?

Author:
Athanasios Orphanides | PDFPaper
Professor
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Discussants:
Frank R. Smets | PDFRemarks
Director
General European Central Bank

Valerie A. Ramey PDFRemarks
Professor
University of California, San Diego

11:45 a.m.

General Discussion

1:00 p.m.

Luncheon Address

Mark Carney PDFRemarks
Governor
Bank of England

2:00 p.m.

Adjournment

Aug. 24, 2019

8:00 a.m.

Responding to Commodity Price Shocks in an Era of Financialization

Chair:
Ilan Goldfajn
Former Governor
Central Bank of Brazil

Author:
Silvana Tenreyro PDFPaper
Professor
London School of Economics
External Member, Monetary Policy Committee
Bank of England

Discussant:
Wei Xiong 
| PDFPaper
Professor
Princeton University

8:35 a.m.

General Discussion

9:00 a.m.

Financial Markets

Authors:
Arvind Krishnamurthy PDFPaper
Professor
Stanford University

Hanno Lustig PDFPaper
Professor
Stanford University

Discussant:
Wenxin Du PDFRemarks
Assistant Professor 
University of Chicago

10:00 a.m.

General Discussion

10:25 a.m.

Overview Panel

Panelists:
Gita Gopinath
 | PDFPaper
Chief Economist
International Monetary Fund

Philip Lowe PDFRemarks
Governor
Reserve Bank of Australia

Amir Yaron | PDFRemarks
Governor
Bank of Israel

11:25 a.m.

General Discussion

2:00 p.m.