The Federal Reserve in the 21st Century:
A Symposium for College Professors

The Federal Reserve in the 21st Century symposium gives college professors a chance to hear presentations from economists and senior staff of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, ask them questions and participate in networking opportunities.

The program was held on two days, March 21 and 22, with each day tailored to the level of understanding that a professor's students have of the macroeconomy.

Event Details

On Monday, March 21, college professors learned about the theoretical framework of monetary policy and financial stability, enabling them to help their students understand the fundamentals of monetary policy effects on the macroeconomy.

On Tuesday, March 22, college professors received a comprehensive, technical overview of monetary policy and financial stability developments giving them the tools to build on their undergraduate and graduate students’ prior knowledge of the macroeconomy.

Agenda and Presentations
March 21, 2016
7:30am-
8:30am
Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:40am-
8:45am
Welcome
Anand Marri, Vice President, Federal Reserve Bank of New York
8:45am-
8:55am
Opening Remarks
William C. Dudley, President, Federal Reserve Bank of New York
9:00am-
10:15am
Monetary Policy Decision Making
Andrea Tambalotti, Assistant Vice President, Research & Statistics Group | Presentation
10:30am-
11:45am
Implementation and Transmission of Monetary Policy
Argia Sbordone, Vice President, Research & Statistics Group | Presentation
11:45am-
1:00pm
Lunch
Liberty Dining Room, 1st Floor
1:00pm-
2:15pm
Financial Stability Policies
Thomas Eisenbach, Financial Economist, Research & Statistics Group | Presentation
2:30pm-
3:45pm
Global Perspectives on Monetary Policy
Paolo Pesenti, Senior Vice President, Research & Statistics Group | Presentation
4:00pm-
5:30pm
Reception
Liberty Dining Room, 1st Floor
March 22, 2016
7:30am-
8:30am
Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:40am-
8:45am
Welcome
Adrián Franco, Director of Education, Federal Reserve Bank of New York
8:45am-
8:55am
Opening Remarks
Michael Strine, First Vice President, Federal Reserve Bank of New York
9:00am-
10:15am
Models for Forecasting and Policy Analysis
Marc Giannoni, Assistant Vice President, Research & Statistics Group | Presentation
10:30am-
11:45am
Policy Implementation with a Large Central Bank Balance Sheet
Antoine Martin, Senior Vice President, Research & Statistics Group | Presentation
11:45am-
1:00pm
Lunch
Liberty Dining Room, 1st Floor
1:00pm-
2:15pm
Hybrid Intermediaries
Nicola Cetorelli, Assistant Vice President, Research & Statistics Group | Presentation
2:30pm-
3:45pm
Capital Assessment Under Stress Scenarios
Beverly Hirtle, Senior Vice President, Research & Statistics Group | Presentation
4:00pm Adjourn
2015 Video Previews and Presentations
Contacts
Adrian Franco
Director of Economic Education
212 720-7499
adrian.franco@ny.frb.org

Marisa Casellas-Barnes
Program Manager
212 720-7372
marisa.casellas@ny.frb.org

Kellye Jackson
Program Coordinator
212 720-1356
kellye.jackson@ny.frb.org