Location: 
Department of Industrial Engineering, University of Chile Beaucheff 851, Sala de Consejo, 4th floor.

Program for 2016 Workshop

Macroeconomics, Search & Matching

Anillo PIA Fondecyt Project SOC 1402

 

Venue:

Department of Industrial Engineering, University of Chile

Beaucheff 851, Sala de Consejo, 4th floor.

 

Monday, November 21

 

Session 1: Labor Markets I

09:30 – 10:30    B. Tavares (Diego Portales University) "Heterogeneous Productivity and Wage-tenure Contracts"​

10:30 – 11:00 Coffee Break

11:00 – 12:00    S. Bauducco (Central Bank of Chile) "The impact of the minimum wage on capital accumulation and employment in a large-firm framework​"

 

Session 2: Redistribution and Heterogeneity

12:00 – 13:00    Y. Chang (University of Rochester) "Ex-ante Heterogeneity and Equilibrium Redistribution"

13:00 – 14:30 Lunch by invitation

14:30 – 15:30    A. Pizzo (University of Chile) "The welfare effects of tax progressivity and unemployment insurance".

15:30 – 16:00 Coffee Break

 

Session 3: Labor & Urban Markets

16:00 – 17:00    M. Poschke (McGill University)  "Unemployment, self-employment and labor market functioning in urban Ethiopia” 

17:00 – 18:00    P. Montero (University of Chile) "Search, labor supply, and unemployment of married women in cities" (joint with Wei Xiao and Yves Zenou)

20:00 Dinner by invitation

 

 Tuesday, November 22

 

Session 4: Capital Markets

09:30 – 10:30    E. Dusha (University of Chile) "On the dynamics of liquidity"(joint with A. Janiak)

10:30 – 11:00 Coffee Break

​11:00 – 12:00    L. Araujo (FGV, Sao Paulo School of Economics) "​Credit Relationships in a Monetary Economy"​ (joint with Raoul Minetti)

12:00 – 13:00    S. Shi (Penn State University) "Endogenously procyclical liquidity, capital reallocation, and q" (joint with Cao, M.)​

13:00 – 14:30 Lunch by invitation

 

Session 5: Labor Markets II

14:30 – 15:30    T. Mukoyama (University of Virginia) “Employment Duration and Match Quality over the Business Cycle” (joint with Ismail Baydur)

15:30 – 16:00 Coffee Break

​16:00 – 17:00    B. Villena (University of Chile) "Sorting on-line and on-time" (joint with Stefano Banfi and Sekyu Choi)​

20:00 Dinner by invitation

 

We sincerely appreciate the logistic support of the Millennium Institute for Research in Market Imperfections and Public Policy 

 

Local Organizers: 
Sofía Bauducco, Elton Dusha, Rahmi İlkılıç, Alexandre Janiak, Benjamín Villena Roldán
Funding: 

We thank CONICYT PIA (Anillo project SOC 1402 on “Search models: implications for markets, social interactions and public policy”) and the Millennium Institute for Research in Market Imperfections and Public Policy (ICM IS130002, Ministerio de Economía, Fomento y Turismo).