SED Day-Ahead Conference

9:30 – 10:00 am

Continental Breakfast

10:00 – 10:15 am
Remarks from bank President Jim Bullard

10:15   – 11:15 am

Regulation of Consumer Credit with Over-Optimistic Borrowers

Presenter:       Michele Tertilt (University of Mannheim)

Coauthors:      Florian Exler, Igor Livshits, James MacGee

11:15   – 11:30 am


11:30   – 12:30 pm

Belief Disagreement and Portfolio Choice

Presenter:       Maarten Meeuwis (MIT)

Coauthors:      Jonathan Parker, Antoinette Schoar, Duncan I. Simester

12:30   – 1:30 pm


1:30   – 2:30 pm

Pure Wealth Effect or Credit Constraints? Decomposing the Response of Consumption to House Prices
Presenter:       S. Borağan Aruoba (University of Maryland)

Coauthors:      Ronel Elul, Şebnem Kalemli-Özcan

2:30   – 2:45 pm


2:45   – 3:45 pm

Financial Fragility with SAM?

Presenter:       Stijn Van Nieuwerburgh (Columbia University)

Coauthors:      Daniel Greenwald, Tim Landvoigt

3:45   – 4:15 pm

Coffee Break

4:15   – 5:15 pm

Unequal Growth

Presenter:       Fabrizio Perri (Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis)

Coauthors:      Francesco Lippi

5:15   – 5:30 pm


5:30   – 6:30 pm

The Lost Ones: The Opportunities and Outcomes of Non-College Educated Americans Born in the 1960s

Presenter:       Mariacristina De Nardi (Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis and University College London)

Coauthors:      Margherita Borella and Fang Yang

6:30 pm

SED Welcome Reception in the St. Louis Fed Economy Museum