New York Area Workshop on Monetary Policy
November 18, 2005

This is the fall meeting of a workshop sponsored by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York and open to monetary policy researchers from the greater New York area.

Preliminary Program

8:45 a.m. Continental breakfast
9:15 a.m. Robustly Optimal Monetary Policy Under Near-Rational Expectations
Michael Woodford, Columbia University

Tom Sargent, New York University
Ricardo Reis, Princeton University
10:45 a.m.

Coffee break

11:00 a.m. Money and Capital
Boragan Aruoba, University of Maryland
Christopher Waller, University of Notre Dame
Randall Wright, University of Pennsylvania

Christopher Sims, Princeton University
Jim Kahn, Federal Reserve Bank of New York
12:30 p.m.


1:45 p.m. Intertemporal Disturbances
Giorgio Primiceri, Northwestern University
Ernst Schamburg, Northwestern University
Andrea Tambalotti, Federal Reserve Bank of New York

Mark Gertler, NYU
Marc Giannoni, Columbia University
3:15 p.m.

Coffee break

3:30 p.m. Inflation Band Targeting and Optimal Inflation Contracts
Frederic Mishkin, Graduate School of Business, Columbia University
Niklas Westelius, Hunter College, City University of New York

Lars Svensson, Princeton University
Roc Armenter, Federal Reserve Bank of New York
5:00 p.m. Adjourn
Workshop Location
Federal Reserve Bank of New York
10th Floor, Board Room
33 Liberty Street
New York, New York
Please address any questions to:

Argia Sbordone, Federal Reserve Bank of New York

Gauti Eggertsson, Federal Reserve Bank of New York

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