WGEM Workshop on

Heterogeneity and multi-country modelling

Venue: Hyatt Regency Warsaw, Warsaw

08.30 a.m. Registration of participants and welcome coffee
09.00 a.m. Opening of the workshop
  Session 1
Sovereign risk and macroeconomic stability in the euro area

Giancarlo Corsetti (University of Cambridge)
Discussant: Robert Kollmann (European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics)
10.05 a.m. Fiscal unions   paper
Emmanuel Farhi (Harvard University)
Discussant: Massimiliano Pisani (Banca d’Italia)
11.05 a.m. Coffee break
11.30 a.m. Macroprudential policy and imbalances in the euro area   paper
Marcin Kolasa (Narodowy Bank Polski)
Discussant: Luisa Lambertini (École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne)
12.30 p.m. Lunch
13.30 p.m. Session 2
Spillover of fiscal shocks in the euro area
  paper
Fabio Canova (European University Institute)
Discussant: Ferre de Graeve (Sveriges Riksbank)
14.30 p.m. Constructing multi-country rational expectations models   paper , supplemental document
L. Vanessa Smith (University of Cambridge)
Discussant: Giulia Sestieri (Banque de France)
15.30 p.m. Coffee break
4.00 p.m. Regionalisation vs. globalisation   paper
Ayhan Kose (International Monetary Fund)
Discussant: Stephane Dees (European Central Bank)
17.00 p.m. Closing of the workshop
Workshop date Friday, 7 June 2013
Workshop location Hyatt Regency Warsaw
23 Belwederska Street
00-761 Warsaw
Workshop language English
Programme The workshop programme may be changed without notice.
Organisers Working Group on Econometric Modelling (WGEM) of the European Central Bank and Narodowy Bank Polski
Contact person Monika Dobrzańska
International Department
Narodowy Bank Polski
Tel.: +48 721 210 411
E-mail: monika.dobrzanska@nbp.pl