The Macro Seminar discusses recent research projects in the field of macroeconomics on a weekly basis. In addition to Ph.D. students and professors from the University of Mannheim, scholars from other universitites and institutions present their work.
The seminar takes place every Thursday from 12:15 am to 1:15 pm in L7, 3-5 room P 044 during the lecture period. The exact dates, presenters and topics are shown below.
The presentation titles will be updated on a rolling basis.
|Sep 12, 2019||Timo Reinelt||Firm-level Bond Maturity and Monetary Policy|
Sep 19, 2019
|Fabian Greimel||Falling Behind: Has Rising Inequality Fueled the American Debt Boom?|
|Sep 26, 2019||Javier Rodríguez (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid)||The Sex Ratio, Marriage and Bargaining: a Chinese Story|
Oct 3, 2019
|Oct 10, 2019||Johannes Gönsch||Firm Organization and Wage Inequality|
|Oct 17, 2019||Alexander Matusche||Optimal Policy in a DMP Model with Moral Hazard|
|Oct 24, 2019||Stefanie Huber (University of Amsterdam)||Gender Norms and the Gender Gap in Higher Education|
|Nov 7, 2019||Frederick Zadow||Real effects of clearing derivatives with central counterparties|
|Nov 14, 2019||Johannes Wacks||Monetary Policy and Wealth Inequality –The Role of Entrepreneurs|
|Nov 21, 2019||Kurt Mitman (Stockholm University)||The Fiscal Multiplier|
|Nov 28, 2019||Daniel Runge||Mykola Ryzhenkov||
Endogenous Bank Runs, Mortgage Lending and Household Heterogeneity
Employment Effects of Monetary Policy: Evidence from Austria
|Dec 5, 2019||Jan Sun||Tsung-Hsien Li||Are Payday Loan Users Irrational? A Credit Scoring Explanation|
|Consumer Credit, Aggregate Fluctuations, and Financial Frictions|