10-12 July, 2018
Pazo de Soutomaior
VIGO (Spain)










Tuesday, 10 July

10:00-11:00: Vegard Nygaard (University of Minnesota), “The hidden effects of health insurance.” [PDF]

11:00-12:00: Maurice Hofmann (University of Wuerzburg), “Tenure choice, portfolio structure and long-term care:  Optimal risk management in retirement.” [PDF]

12:00-12:30: Break

12:30-13:30: Jenny Chan (Universitat Pompeu Fabra), “Monetary policy and sentiment driven fluctuations.” [PDF]

13:30-14:30: Johanna Krenz (Humboldt University of Berlin), “Unconventional monetary policy in a monetary union.” [PDF]

14:30-16:00: Lunch

16:00-17:00: Axel Gottfries (University of Cambridge), “Bargaining with renegotiation in models with on-the-job search.” [PDF]

17:00-18:00: Oskari Vähämaa (University of Turku), “Unionizing non-search unemployment.” [PDF]


Wednesday, 11 July

9:30-10:30: Karol Mazur (European University Institute), “Sharing risk to avoid tragedy: Theory and application to farming.” [PDF]

10:30-11:30: Marta Santamaria Monturiol (Universitat Pompeu Fabra), “Infrastructure Choice and Regional growth: Evidence from the Division of Germany.” [PDF]

11:30-12:00: Break

12:00-13:00: Jiajia Gu (London School of Economics), “Financial intermediation and occupation choice.” [PDF]

13:00-14:00: Jeanne Commault (European University Institute), “How does consumption respond to a transitory income shock? Reconciling natural experiments and semi-structural estimations.” [PDF]

14:00: Lunch

Thursday, 12 July

9:30-10:30: Laurentiu Guinea Voinea (Universidad Complutense de Madrid), “Why Do countries experience housing booms?  Spain vs. Germany.” [PDF]

10:30-11:30: Myroslav Pidkuyko (University of Manchester), “Heterogeneous effects of housing credit policy.” [PDF]

11:30-12:00: Break

12:00-13:00: Benjamin Griffy (University of California, Santa Barbara), “Borrowing constraints, search, and life-cycle inequality.” [PDF]

13:00-14:00: Giacomo Caracchiolo (Universitat Pompeu Fabra), “Optimal pensions in segmented financial markets.” [PDF]

14:00: Lunch