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The Junior Finance and Macro Conference is intended to get together a small group of young faculty working at the intersection of finance and macro to discuss early stage research in an informal setting. The emphasis of the conference will be on informal interaction with peers and group discussion.

This conference is by invitation only.


Friday, June 7, 2019
11:30 am - 12:15 pm
Registration and Welcome Lunch
12:15 pm - 12:30 pm
12:30 pm - 1:25 pm
Market Power in Small Business Lending
Natalie Bachas, Princeton University
Ernest Liu (Presenter), Princeton University
Constantine Yannelis, University of Chicago
1:25 pm - 1:40 pm
1:40 pm - 2:35 am
Inflows and spillovers: Tracing the impact of bond market liberalization
Cynthia Mei Balloch, Columbia University
2:35 pm - 2:50 pm
2:50 pm - 3:45 pm
Monetary Policy, Security Design, and Commitment
Michael R. Roberts, University of Pennsylvania
Michael Schwert (Presenter), University of Pennsylvania
3:45 pm - 4:00 pm
4:00 pm - 4:55 pm
Why Do Borrowers Default on Mortgages?
Peter Ganong, University of Chicago
Pascal Noel, University of Chicago
5:00 pm
Conference adjourns for the day
6:30 pm
Conference Dinner
Saturday, June 8, 2019
8:15 am - 8:45 am
Continental Breakfast
8:45 am - 9:00 am
9:00 am - 9:55 am
Shocks and Frictions in US Business Cycles with Heterogeneous Agents
Christian Bayer, University of Bonn
Benjamin Born, Frankfurt School of Finance & Management
Ralph Luetticke (Presenter), University College London
9:55 am - 10:10 am
10:10 am - 11:05 am
News Shocks and Asset Prices
Lorenzo Bretscher (Presenter), London Business School
Aytek Malkhozov, Federal Reserve Board
Andrea Tamoni, London School of Economics
11:05 am - 11:20 am
11:20 am - 12:15 pm
Credit Cycles with Market Based Household Leverage
William Diamond (Presenter), University of Pennsylvania
Tim Landvoigt, University of Pennsylvania
12:15 pm - 12:30 pm
12:30 pm - 1:25 pm
Wealth and Demographics in the 21st Century
Adrien Auclert, Stanford University
Hannes Malmberg (Presenter), University of Minnesota
Frederic Martenet, Stanford University
1:30 pm
Conference Concludes