Conference on "Rethinking Competitiveness, Structural Reforms, and Macro Policy"
The conference will focus on recent challenges for macroeconomic policies and structural reform design, with an emphasis on micro-macro linkages. Issues of particular interest include the links between international trade and competitiveness, the implications of dispersed productivity growth, and the role of macroeconomic imbalances. Both theoretical and empirical contributions are welcome. Topics: - The interdependence between monetary and fiscal policies and structural reforms (the regulation of product and labor markets, trade and FDI, institutions) - Exchange rates, monetary policy and international trade - Structural reforms: micro mechanisms and aggregate effects - External competitiveness, market regulation, and macroeconomic imbalances - Productivity dynamics: firms’ strategies and resource allocation - Trade and productivity - Markup determination and price dynamics - Granularity and macroeconomic fluctuations - Production networks: the effects on productivity and the transmission of shocks
|Event dates:||2017-10-05 – 2017-10-06|
|Deadline Call for Papers:||2017-04-30|
|Organizer:||Bank of Italy / Banca d'Italia, Rome Centre for Economic Policy Research CEPR, London, UK International Trade and Macroeconomics Program (ITM), Central Bank Research Association CEBRA|
|Conference venue:||Rome, Bank of Italy|
|Classification:||E3 - Prices, Business Fluctuations, and Cycles ; E6 - Macroeconomic Policy Formation, Macroeconomic Aspects of Public Finance, Macroeconomic Policy, and General Outlook ; F1 - Trade ; F2 - International Factor Movements and International Business ; F3 - International Finance ; O4 - Economic Growth and Aggregate Productivity|
|Event type:||Konferenzen, Tagungen; Conferences|