Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore


9.15-9.30 Welcome
Session I

Matteo Cacciatore, HEC Montréal and NBER Protectionism and the Business Cycle" joint with Alessandro Barattieri, Collegio Carlo Alberto and ESG UQAM, and Fabio Ghironi University of Washington, CEPR, EABCN, and NBER

Discussant: Fabrizio Perri, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis


Ambrogio Cesa Bianchi, Bank of England “International Credit Supply Shocks” joint with Andrea Ferrero, University of Oxford, Alessandro Rebucci, Johns Hopkins Carey Business School

Discussant: Daniele Siena, Banque de France

11.00-11.30 Coffee Break

Leonardo Melosi, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago “The Dire Effects of the Lack of Monetary and Fiscal Coordination” joint with Francesco Bianchi, Duke University  CEPR, and NBER

Discussant: Anna Florio, Politecnico di Milano


Alessandro Dovis, University of Pennsylvania and NBER “Fiscal Rules, Bailouts, and Reputation in Federal Governments” joint with Rishabh Kirpalani, Pennsylvania State University

Discussant: Sergio De Ferra, Stockholm University

13.00-14.00 Buffet Lunch
Session II 

Francesco Lippi, University of Sassari and EIEF  “Unequal Growth” joint with Fabrizio Perri, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis.

Discussant: t.b.a.


Francesco Zanetti, University of Oxford  “State Dependence in Labor Market Fluctuations: Evidence, Theory and Policy Implications” joint with Carlo Pizzinelli, University of Oxford

Discussant: Cristiano  Cantore, University of Surrey

15.30-16.00 Coffee Break

Gaetano Gaballo, Banque de France and PSE “The Two Faces of Information” joint with Guillermo Ordoñez, University of Pennsylvania

Discussant: Isabella Blengini, EHL Lausanne


Stefano Eusepi,  Federal Reserve Bank of New York “Anchored Inflation Expectations” joint Carlos Carvalho, Banco Central do Brasil, Emanuel Moench, Deutsche Bundesbank, and Bruce Preston, University of Melbourne

Discussant: Marco Airaudo, Drexel University

End of the Workshop