Fiscal Policy Under Fiscal Imbalance

November 18–19, 2011

(All day)

Multiple Locations
Thomas J. Sargent, New York University
Marco Bassetto, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago

This conference brought together researchers from macroeconomics, finance, political economy, and public finance to discuss the ways in which large public deficits and high debt levels affect the conduct of fiscal policy, and how fiscal imbalances were corrected in the past.


November 18: University of Chicago Law School Auditorium
November 19: Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago 3rd Floor Auditorium


  • Becker Friedman Institute
  • Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago

This event was supported by a generous gift from Donald R. Wilson, Jr.

November 18, 2011 (All day) November 19, 2011 (All day)