November 6 - December 4, 2012
The Becker Friedman Institute is pleased to sponsor a lecture series on applied macroeconomics for graduate students in Economics and Booth. Faculty are welcome.
- Links between microeconomic evidence and macroeconomic modeling;
- the impact of alternative shocks or mechanisms in modern empirical DSGE models; and
- how such mechanisms relate to more traditional RBC economies and impact on optimal policy.