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)


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



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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