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Third Annual Faculty-Student Mini Conference | Claremont Institute for Economic Policy Studies (CIEPS)

Third Annual Faculty-Student Mini Conference

Claremont Institute for Economic Policy Studies (CIEPS)
Research Workshop in International Money & Financial Economics

Friday, April 20, 2018
9:45 am – 4:45 pm

Preliminary Schedule:

9:45 AM Coffee

10:00 AM Session 1
Kawin Iamtrakul, CGU “The Effects of Monetary and Fiscal Policies during Capital Account Crises”
Graham Bird and Yongseok Choi, CGU “Financing Development: Aid, FDI, and Remittances”
Matthew McMahon, CGU “Forecasting Currency Crises Using Machine Learning”
Shan Xue, CGU “How Much Monetary Autonomy Does Hong Kong Have?

12:00PM Lunch
Speaker Kishen Rajan Singapore National Univeristy “Current Monetary and Financial Policies and Issues in Asia”

1:15 PM Session 2
Yanyan Yang, CGU “Sentiment and the Forward Premia Puzzle”
Pierangelo De Pace, Pomona College “Mildly Explosive Dynamics in US Fixed Income Markets”
Julio Garin, Claremont McKenna College “Repatriation taxes”
Hassan Almahmood, CGU “Currency Crises and Capital Flow Reversals Aren’t the Same”

3:15 PM Break

3:30 PM Session 3
Clas Wihlborg, Chapman University “Current Issues in Financial Reform”

4:45 PM Reception