Event Report  Global Economy

CIGS Conference on Macroeconomic Theory and Policy

May 29, 2010, 9:30 - 18:00
Venue: The Industry Club of Japan (Kogyo Club)

Opening Remarks

  • Toshihiko Fukui
    President, The Canon Institute for Global Studies


  • Hugo Hopenhayn
    Professor, University of California-Los Angeles (UCLA), Department of Economics

    "Equilibrium Default"

  • Keiichiro Kobayashi
    Research Director, The Canon Institute for Global Studies

    "A Dynamic Model of Bank Runs"

  • Richard Rogerson
    Regents Professor, Arizona State University

    "Retirement in a Life Cycle Model with Home Production"

  • R. Anton Braun
    Professor, The University of Tokyo

    "Optimal monetary policy when asset markets are incomplete: an irrelevance result."

  • Yongsung Chang
    Associate Professor, Department of Economics, University of Rochester

    "Labor Market Heterogeneity and the Lucas Critique"

  • Tomoyuki Nakajima
    Visiting Research Fellow, The Canon Institute for Global Studies
    Associate Professor, Kyoto University (Institute of Economic Research)

    "Optimal taxation and constrained inefficiency in an infinite-horizon economy with incomplete markets"

  • Selahattin Imrohoroglu
    Professor, University of Southern California, Marshall School of Business,
    Department of Finance and
    Business Economics, and Department of Economics

    "Social Security, Benefit Claiming and Labor Force Participation: A Quantitative General Equilibrium Approach"

Presentation Material

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