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Inflation: Perspectives and Outlook


Fri., Nov. 30, 2018
8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Richmond Office, Richmond, VA

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This conference brings together leading researchers in the field of macroeconomics to share their work on inflation dynamics and monetary policy.



8:30 a.m.

9:00 a.m.
Welcome and Introduction
Kartik Athreya
Executive Vice President, Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond

9:15 a.m.
Mark Watson
Princeton University
Slack and Cyclically Sensitive Inflation

10:00 a.m.
Mirko Wiederholt
Sciences Po
Empirical Properties of Inflation Expectations and the Zero Lower Bound

10:45 a.m.

11:15 a.m.
Simon Gilchrist
New York University
Trade Exposure and the Evolution of Inflation Dynamics

12:00 p.m.
Lunch Speaker
Tom Barkin
President, Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond

2:00 p.m.
Martín Uribe
Columbia University
The Neo-Fisher Effect: Econometric Evidence from Empirical and Optimizing Models

2:45 p.m.
Narayana Kocherlakota
University of Rochester
Flex-Price Monetary Policy

3:30 p.m.

4:00 p.m.
Robert King
Boston University
The Price, Wage and Productivity Nexus

4:45 p.m.
Closing Remarks

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