RCEA-Canada 2011 Colloquium

Coordinator: Jerzy (Jurek) Konieczny
Wilfrid Laurier University and RCEA


RCEA-Canada Session on Labour/Development
Canadian Economic Association Conference, Ottawa, June 2-5 2011
Organized by Thanasis Stengos, University of Guelph and RCEA

Monetary Economics Conference

Zero Bound on Interest Rates
and New Directions in Monetary Policy

October 7-8, 2011
Department of Economics, Wilfrid Laurier University, Waterloo, Ontario

Preliminary program

Registration form

Conference information

Invited speakers:
Gauti Eggertson (Federal Reserve Bank of New York)
Stephanie Schmitt-Grohé (Columbia University)

Organizers:
Steve Ambler (Université du Québec à Montréal and RCEA)
Jerzy (Jurek) Konieczny (Wilfrid Laurier University and RCEA)
Jean-Paul Lam (University of Waterloo and RCEA)
Gianluigi Pelloni (University of Bologna, Wilfrid Laurier Univ. and RCEA)
Pierre Siklos (Wilfrid Laurier University and RCEA)

Sponsors:
Laurier Centre for Economic Policy Analysis, Wilfrid Laurier Univ., Canada
The Rimini Centre for Economic Analysis in Canada (RCEA-Canada)
The Rimini Centre for Economic Analysis (RCEA), Italy


Labour Workshop

Labour Markets and the Macroeconomy

October 14-15 2011

Department Of Economics, Ryerson University, Toronto, Ontario

Invited speakers:
Fatih Guvenen (University of Minnesota)
Lance Lochner (University of Western Ontario and RCEA)
Richard Rogerson (Arizona State University)
Gianluca Violante (New York University)

Organizers and Chairs:
Vincenzo Caponi (Ryerson University and RCEA)
Gueorgui Kambourov (University of Toronto and RCEA)

Sponsors:
Ryerson University, Canada
University of Toronto, Canada
The Rimini Centre for Economic Analysis-Canada (RCEA-Canada), Canada
The Rimini Centre for Economic Analysis (RCEA), Italy


International Economics Workshop

Developments in International Monetary and Financial Economics

October 20-21, 2011

Department Of Economics, Ryerson University, Toronto, Ontario

Invited speakers:
Steve Ambler (UQAM and RCEA)
Lucio Sarno (City University, London UK)
Larry Schembri (Bank of Canada)

Organizers and Chairs:
Thomas Barbiero (Ryerson University and RCEA)
Jerzy (Jurek) Konieczny (Wilfrid Laurier University and RCEA)
Gianluigi Pelloni (University of  Bologna, Wilfrid Laurier University and RCEA)
Maurice Roche (Ryerson University)

Sponsors:
Ryerson University, Canada
University of Toronto, Canada
The Rimini Centre for Economic Analysis-Canada (RCEA-Canada), Canada
The Rimini Centre for Economic Analysis (RCEA), Italy


RCEA 2011 Colloquium (ITALY)

Coordinator: Gianluigi Pelloni
University of Bologna, Wilfrid Laurier University and RCEA



May 21-22 , 2011:  Macroeconomics Workshop

“Advances in Business Cycles and Economic Growth Analysis”
 
Organizer and Chair: Thanasis Stengos (University of Guelph and RCEA)
 
Invited speakers:
Costas Azariadis (Washington University in St. Louis and RCEA)
Philippe Aghion (Harvard University and University College London)
Leo Kaas (University of Konstanz)
Pietro Reichlin (University of Rome and RCEA)
Joseph Zeira (Hebrew University of Jerusalem and RCEA)
 
Sponsors:
Faculty of Economics-Rimini, University of Bologna, Italy
The Rimini Centre for Economic Analysis (RCEA), Italy
UNIRIMINI, Italy

May 30, 2011: Finance Workshop

Organizers and Chairs: Elettra Agliardi (University of Bologna and RCEA); Ramazan Gençay (Simon Fraser University and RCEA)

Invited speaker:
Hashem Pesaran (Cambridge University)

Sponsors:
Faculty of Economics-Rimini, University of Bologna, Italy
The Rimini Centre for Economic Analysis (RCEA), Italy
UNIRIMINI, Italy

May 31-June 1, 2011: Bayesian Econometrics Workshop

Organizers and Chairs: Gary Koop (University of Strathclyde and RCEA), John Maheu (University of Toronto and RCEA); Rodney Strachan (Australian National University and  RCEA)

Invited speakers:
Todd Clark (Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City)
Simon Potter (Federal Reserve Bank of New York)

Sponsors:
Faculty of Economics-Rimini, University of Bologna, Italy
The Rimini Centre for Economic Analysis (RCEA), Italy
UNIRIMINI, Italy

June 2-3, 2011: Time Series Econometrics Workshop

Organizer and Chair: Karim Abadir (Imperial College and RCEA)

Invited speakers:
David F.Hendry (University of Oxford; Nuffield College, Oxford; Fellow of the British Academy)
Peter C.B. Phillips (Yale University; University of Auckland; University of Southampton)

Sponsors:
Faculty of Economics-Rimini, University of Bologna, Italy
The Rimini Centre for Economic Analysis (RCEA), Italy
UNIRIMINI, Italy