Research Seminars

Upcoming Events

Apr
28

Professor Caliendo’s research is focused on understanding and quantifying the economic effects of international trade and migration

Gerri C. LeBow Hall
722
3220 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
May
05

Ling Lisic of George Mason University

Information about Professor Lisic’s research can be found at:
http://business.gmu.edu/facultyandresearch/faculty/profile/47/50/

Gerri C. LeBow Hall
722
3220 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
May
05

His research lies at the intersection of macroeconomics, macro-labor, international macro, and monetary economics. His work focuses on the study of labor market dynamics, financial frictions, and business cycles in developing and emerging economies, the importance of sectoral heterogeneity for the behavior of short-run economic activity, and the role of macro policy in mitigating the impact of adverse shocks to the economy.

Gerri C. LeBow Hall
722
3220 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
May
12

Research interests in the intersection of finance and macroeconomics, with an emphasis on normative questions. He has recently studied the optimal determination of transaction taxes, the optimal design of bankruptcy policies, the effects of bank size on financial fragility, the ideal design of joint liability arrangements among sovereigns and the welfare losses associated with fire-sale externalities.

Gerri C. LeBow Hall
208
3220 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Jun
02

Research includes behavioral economics and household finance, with a focus on low-income households. In a series of papers, Jeremy has found that psychologically-informed models of intertemporal choice help to explain patterns of simultaneous mid-life wealth accumulation and credit card borrowing in the United States. One line of ongoing work investigates why people borrow on payday loans and measures the individual-level effects of access to payday loan credit.

Gerri C. LeBow Hall
TBA
3220 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104