Invited Sessions


Economic-Epidemiological models of Covid-19

Organiser: Cezar Santos (Bank of Portugal & Getulio Vargas Foundation)

Speakers: Marina Azzimonti (Stony Brook), Maryan Farboodi (MIT) and Cezar Santos (Bank of Portugal & Getulio Vargas Foundation)

The Anatomy of the Covid-19 Recession

Organiser: Guido Menzio (University of Pennsylvania)

Inequality Was Bad - Will the Pandemic Make it Worse?

Organiser: Michèle Belot (Cornell University)

Speakers: Marta Reynal Querol (UPF), Jonathan Ostry (IMF) and Richard Blundell (UCL)

Mental Health in the Profession

Organiser: Jérôme Adda (Bocconi University)

The New Normal in Monetary Policy

Organiser: Jordi Galì (CREI)

Speakers: Marco Del Negro (NY Fed), Flora Budianto (BIS) and Cristina Manea (Bundesbank)

The Economics of Discrimination

Organiser: Marianne Bertrand (University of Chicago Booth School of Business)

European Policies and Institutions in Times of Crisis

Organiser: Ramon Marimon (European University Insitute)

Speakers: Evi Pappa (Carlos III University, Madrid), Francesco Bianchi (Duke University) and Ramon Marimon (European University Insitute)

Exploiting Consumer Naïveté

Organiser: Botond Kozsegi (Central European University)

Speakers: Daniel Gottlieb (LSE), Michaela Pagel (Columbia Business School) and Botond Kozsegi (Central European University)


Labor and Product Markets: Vasco Carvalho Market Power Bottlenecks in Production Networks and Christopher Tonetti Labor Market Dynamics and the Value of a job

Macro-Labour: Veronica Guerrieri Countercyclical Fiscal Policies and Loukas Karabarbounis Persistent Wealth Gaps

Microeconometrics: Xavier D’Haultfoeuille Difference-in-Differences Estimators of Intertemporal Treatment Effects and Elena Manresa Machine Learning in Structural Estimation

Theory-Information: Bruno Strulovici Social learning, Institution Enforcement, and Ethical Necessity and Philipp Strack Additive Statistics

Time Series: Toru Kitagawa Policy Choice in Time Series by Empirical Welfare Maximization and Barbara Rossi

Trade-IO: Myrto Kalouptsidi Global Transport Markets: Impact on Trade and Efficiency and Mar Reguant Using IO Tools to Understand the Impacts of the Energy Transition