Bank of England & Banque de France International Macroeconomics Workshop, November 10 2017

The International Directorate of the Bank of England and the International Macroeconomics Division of the Banque de France are organizing a joint workshop on 10 November 2017 to take place at the Banque de France in Paris. The one-day workshop will feature 6 presentations as well as discussions of papers by academics and BoE/BdF economists. Javier Bianchi (Minneapolis Fed) has accepted to give the keynote lecture.

 

Organizer: Julia Schmidt (BdF), Ambrogio Cesa-Bianchi & Carlos Van Hombeeck (BoE)

Contact: 1404-UT@banque-france.fr

9:30 a.m.

 

Welcome coffee

9:50 a.m.

 

Opening Remarks

Olivier Garnier (Banque de France)

 

10:00 a.m.

 

 

Shocks versus Structure: Explaining Differences in Exchange Rate Pass-Through across Countries and Time

Kristin Forbes (MIT-Sloan School of Management, CEPR and NBER)

Ida Hjortsoe (Bank of England and CEPR)

Tsvetelina Nenova (London Business School)

 

Discussant: Philippe Martin (Sciences Po)

 

11:00 a.m.

 

The Effect of Imports from Low-Wage Countries on French Inflation

Juan Carluccio (Banque de France, University of Surrey)

Erwan Gautier (Banque de France, Université de Nantes)

Sophie Guilloux-Nefussi (Banque de France)

 

Discussant: John Lewis (Bank of England)

 

12:00 a.m.

 

Break

12:20 a.m.

 

International Risk Sharing in an Asymmetric World

Anna Lipinska (Federal Reserve Board) 

Giancarlo Corsetti (University of Cambridge) 

Discussant: Vania Stavrakeva (London Business School)

13:20 a.m.

 

Lunch at Banque de France

14:30 p.m.

 

Towards a New Monetary Approach to Exchange Rate Determination

Ambrogio Cesa-Bianchi (Bank of England)

Michael Kumhof (Bank of England)

Andrej Sokol (Bank of England)

Gregory Thwaites (Bank of England)

Discussant: Nuno Coimbra (Paris School of Economics)

15:30 p.m.

 

Exchange Rate Movements, Firm-Level Exports and Heterogeneity

Antoine Berthou (Banque de France)

Emmanuel Dhyne (National Bank of Belgium and UMONS)

 

Discussant: Tommaso Aquilante (Bank of England)

 

16:30 p.m.

 

Break

16:50 p.m.

 

Keynote lecture: Exchange Rate Policies at the Zero Lower Bound

Javier Bianchi (Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis)

17:50 p.m.

 

Adjourn

Updated on: 11/22/2017 10:41