2009 – 2010


  • “Labor Input Decomposition and Aggregate Fluctuation”  by  Jay Hong  (University of Rochester) On April 29, 2010
  • “Income and Capital Taxation in a Life Cycle Model with Extensive Labour Supply”  by Guy Laroque(University College London) On April 8, 2010
  • “Liquidity and Monetary Policy Instruments” by  Douglas Gale  (New York University) On March 16, 2010
  • “Consumption Risk Sharing under Asymmetric Information and Persistent Shocks” by  Paul Klein (University of Western Ontario) On February 15, 2010
  • “Fiscal Policy in Open Economy: a Bayesian DSGE Model of the Euro Area” by  Massimilliano Pisani and  Lorenzo Forni  (Banca d’Italia) On December 11, 2009
  • “The Effects of Foreign Shocks when Interest Rates are at Zero” by  Martin Bodenstein  On November 19, 2009
  • “Fiscal and Monetary Policy Interactions in the Eurozone: What Does Real Time Data Tell Us?” by  John Lewis  (De Nederlandsche Bank) On September 30, 2009

Conferences & Training Schools

  • “Financial Intermediation Research Society (FIRS) Conference” , co-sponsored by the RSCAS, Pierre Werner Chair and the Department of Economics. On June 7–9, 2010
  • “The Economic Perspective of the Euro Area” , organised by the RSCAS, Pierre Werner Chair Programme and European Forecasting Network. On April 16, 2010
  • “The 2007-2009 Financial and Socio-Economic Crisis: Causes, Consequences and Policy Responses” , co-sponsored by the RSCAS, Pierre Werner Chair Programme and the Max Weber Programme. On April 15, 2010