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Federal Reserve System Committee on International Economic Analysis

March 29–31, 2017 El Paso Branch, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas

Wednesday, March 29
1:00 p.m.   Trip to Mexico
Thursday, March 30
8:45 a.m.   Welcome and Opening Remarks
9:00 a.m.   Managing Capital Flows in the Presence of External Risks
Ricardo Reyes-Heroles
, Board of Governors (with Gabriel Tenorio, The Boston Consulting Group)
Discussant: Andrei Zlate, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
10:00 a.m.   Capital Accumulation and the Dynamic Gains from Trade
Ana Maria Santacreu
, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis (with B. Ravikumar, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, and Mike Sposi, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas)
Discussant: Patrice Robitaile, Board of Governors
11:00 a.m.   Break
11:30 a.m.  

The Role of Transfer Prices in Profit-Shifting by U.S. Multinational Firms: Evidence from the 2004 Homeland Investment Act
Aaron Flaaen, Board of Governors
Discussant: Mike Sposi, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas

12:30 p.m.   Lunch
2:00 p.m.   The Double-Edged Sword of Global Integration: Robustness, Fragility, Growth, and Contagion in the International Firm Network
Everett Grant
, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas (with Julieta Yung, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas)
Discussant: Galina Hale, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
3:00 p.m.   Reassessing Markups, Competition, and Welfare with Supplier Trade Data for the U.S.
Ryan Monarch
, Board of Governors (with Colin Hottman, Board of Governors)
Discussant: Doireann Fitzgerald, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis
4:00 p.m.   Break
4:30 p.m.   The Effects of Government Spending on Real Exchange Rates: Evidence from Military Spending Panel Data
Slavik Sheremirov
, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston (with Wataru Miyamoto, Bank of Canada and Thuy Lan Nguyen, Santa Clara University)
Discussant: Logan Lewis, Board of Governors
7:30 p.m.   Conference Dinner
Friday, March 31
9:00 a.m.   Financial Frictions and Export Dynamics in Large Devaluations
Fernando Leibovici
, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis (with David Kohn, Universidad Torcuato Di Tella and Michal Szkup, University of British Columbia)
Discussant: Tim Schmidt-Eisenlohr, Board of Governors)
10:00 a.m.   Break
10:30 a.m.  

Selective Sovereign Defaults
Enrico Mallucci
, Board of Governors
Discussant: Christoffer Koch, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas

11:30 a.m.  

Adjourn

Organizers

  • John Rogers
  • Mark Wynne
  • Scott Davis