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Third New York/Philadelphia Workshop on Quantitative Macroeconomics: Heterogeneity in Macroeconomics
Friday, December 7, 2007
Overview The Federal Reserve Bank of New York and the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia cordially invite you to submit papers for presentation at the third New York/Philadelphia Workshop on Quantitative Macroeconomics, to be held at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York on December 7, 2007, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. There will be five to six papers on the program, each with one discussant.
This is the third in a series of semi-annual workshops that alternate between the New York and Philadelphia Federal Reserve Banks. Their purpose is to bring together researchers in the New York/Philadelphia area who work on various aspects of macroeconomics. This workshop’s topic is Heterogeneity in Macroeconomics. In particular, it will focus on the aggregate implications of heterogeneity in underlying consumer and firm behavior.
Audience The conference is open to academics and other researchers in the field of economics. It is closed to the media.