NATIONAL BUREAU OF ECONOMIC RESEARCH
NATIONAL BUREAU OF ECONOMIC RESEARCH

30th Annual Conference on Macroeconomics

Macro Annual

April 17 and 18, 2015
Cambridge, Massachusetts

Former Federal Reserve Board Chair Ben Bernanke was the conference's guest speaker. In photo at right, he is flanked by conference organizers Jonathan Parker of MIT (left) and Martin Eichenbaum of Northwestern University.

Links to videos of conference presentations, research papers, and interviews with researchers are below.

The Conference Program
31st Annual Conference on Macroeconomics



Expectations and Investment

Nicola Gennaioli, Universita Bocconi
Yueran Ma, Harvard University
Andrei Shleifer, Harvard University and NBER

Andrei Shleifer Interview

A Brief Interview
with Andrei Shleifer

Andrei Shleifer Interview

The Full Presentation

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Trends and Cycles in China's Macroeconomy

Tao Zha, Emory University and NBER
Chun Chang, SAIF Shanghai Jiao Tong University
Kaiji Chen, Emory University
Daniel F. Waggoner, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta

NBER 2015 Zha Interview 4.28.15A Sequence.01

A Brief Interview
withTao Zha

NBER 2015 Trends and Cycles in China 4,27.15 Sequence.03

The Full Presentation

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Demystifying the Chinese Housing Boom

Hanming Fang, University of Pennsylvania and NBER
Quanlin Gu, Peking University
Wei Xiong, Princeton University and NBER
Li-An Zhou, Peking University
NBER 2015 Xiong Interview 4.28.15 Sequence.02

A Brief Interview
with Wei Xiong

The Full Presentation is Not Available:


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Networks and the Macroeconomy: An Empirical Exploration

Daron Acemoglu, Massachusetts Institute of Technology and NBER
Ufuk Akcigit, University of Pennsylvania and NBER
William Kerr, Harvard University and NBER

Bill Kerr Interview

A Brief Interview
with Willaim Kerr

NBER 2015 Networks - Macroeconomy Sequence.02

The Full Presentation
by Ufuk Akcigit

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Declining Desire to Work and Downward Trends

in Unemployment and Participation


Regis Barnichon, CREI
Andrew Figura, Federal Reserve Board

NBER 2015 Interview Barnichon Sequence.01

A Brief Interview
with Regis Barnichon

NBER 2015 Spring Declining Desire to Work Sequence.02

The Full Presentation

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Public and External Debt Crises

Cristina Arellano, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis and NBER
Andrew Atkeson, University of California at Los Angeles and NBER
Mark L. J. Wright, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and NBER

NBER 2015 Wright 4.28.15 Interview Sequence.01

A Brief Interview
with Mark Wright

NBER Spring 2015 Public and External Debt Sequence.03

The Full Presentation
by Cristina Arellano

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