The Financial Crisis: Lessons for Economic Theory, supported by the Michael Beauregard Fund for Macroeconomics


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  • Host Department: Department of Economics
  • Date: 12/04/2009
  • Time: 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM

  • Location: 201 Lorch Hall

  • Description:

    Douglas Gale, New York University
    Rollover Risk and Market Freezes
    Discussant: Marek Weretka, University of Wisconsin

    Wei Xiong, Princeton University
    Dynamic Debt Runs
    Discussant: Christopher House, University of Michigan

    Stephen Morris, Princeton University
    Contagious Adverse Selection
    Discussant: Christian Hellwig, UCLA

    John Geanakoplos, Yale University
    The Leverage Cycle
    Discussant: Lones Smith, University of Michigan