Sydney-Melbourne Conference on Macro Theory

May 22-23, 2009

Keynote speakers

Professor Dean Corbae
Rex A. and Dorothy B. Sebastian Centenial Professor in Business Administration
University of Texas at Austin
Professor Stephen Williamson
Robert S. Brookings Distinguished Professor in Arts and Sciences
Washington University in St. Louis

Invited speakers

Professor Mario Crucini
Vanderbilt University

Professor Michael Devereux
University of British Columbia

Conference program

Program (updated on May 15)

Venue

The conference will be held at the Darlington Centre, at the University of Sydney. The location of the Darlington Centre is shown on this map.

Audio Visual Equipment: A laptop computer, a beamer, and overhead projector will be available in the conference room.

All papers should be sent to for printing by Friday 15 May 2009. If presenters want hard copies of their presentation slides to be available to the participants, the same deadline for printing applies.

List of participants

  • El-hadj M. Bah, University of Auckland
  • Aaron Binns, University of Sydney
  • Adam Cagliarini, Reserve Bank of Australia
  • Horag Choi, University of Auckland
  • Dean Corbae, University of Texas at Austin
  • Mario Crucini, Vanderbilt University
  • Michael Devereux, University of British Columbia
  • Alexandre Dmitriev, University of New South Wales
  • Richard Dutu, Deakin University
  • Chris Edmond, University of Melbourne
  • Johanna Francis, Fordham University
  • Sam Hurley, Treasury
  • Stella Huangfu, University of Sydney
  • Benoit Julien, University of New South Wales
  • Ian King, University of Melbourne
  • George Kudrna, University of New South Wales
  • Cagri Kumru, University of New South Wales
  • May (Shuyun) Li, University of Melbourne
  • Jan Libich, LaTrobe University
  • Huw Lloyd-Ellis, Queen's University
  • Sephorah Mangin, University of Melbourne
  • Solmaz Moslehi, University of Melbourne
  • Glen Otto, University of New South Wales
  • Dan Peled, University of Haifa
  • Natalia Ponomareva, Macquarie University
  • Michael Potter, Australian National University
  • Tim Robinson, Reserve Bank of Australia
  • Aarti Singh, University of Sydney
  • Peter Stemp, Monash University
  • Ruanjai Suwantaradon, Singapore Management University
  • Xueli Tang, Deakin University
  • Allen Tran, Reserve Bank of Australia
  • Chung Tran, University of New South Wales
  • Lawrence Uren, University of Melbourne
  • Stephen Williamson, Washington University in St. Louis
  • Yi Bai Yang, University of Sydney

Accommodation

There are a number of accommodation options available close to the venue. Please see the Conference Accommodation web page for more information.

Conference organisers

This conference is organised by the Departments of Economics at the University of Melbourne and the University of Sydney. The event is sponsored by the Economic Design Network and the Faculty of Economics and Business at the University of Sydney.

Organizers: (University of Melbourne); (University of Sydney); (University of Melbourne); (University of Sydney); (University of Melbourne).

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