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Invitation - Annual SCOR-PSE chair conference, July 2

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SCOR-PSE Chair on Macroeconomic Risk

July 2, 2019
Conference room, PSE - 48 boulevard Jourdan, 75014 Paris

  • Read the Newsletter #2 including presentations of paper by Maryam Farboodi, Jean-Marc Tallon and Gilles Saint-Paul

Registration (compulsory):

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9 am - 9.30 am – Registration & Welcome coffee

9.30 am – Opening speeches by Jean-Pierre Danthine (PSE), Nicolas Dromel (PSE, CNRS) and Philippe Trainar (SCOR)

9.45 am – Keynote Lecture “Risk-centric Macroeconomics” by Ricardo Caballero (MIT)
Background material: “Prudential Monetary Policy” with Alp Simsek (2019); “Risk-centric Macroeconomics and Safe Asset Shortages in the Global Economy: An Illustration of Mechanisms and Policies” (2019) & associated Youtube video; “A Risk-centric Model of Demand Recessions and Macroprudential Policy” with Alp Simsek (2018)

11 am – “Default and coordination in financial network” by Nizar Allouch (U. of Kent), joint with M. Jalloul
Discussant: Jean-Edouard Colliard (HEC Paris)

12.15 pm – Lunch

1.30 pm – “Asset Trade, Financial Networks, and the Transmission of Shocks: A Structural Approach” by Romain Rancière (U. of Southern California), joint with J. Heipertz and A. Ouazad
Discussant: Stéphane Guibaud (Sciences Po)

2.45 pm – “Understanding Uncertainty Shocks and the Role of Black Swans” by Anna Orlik (Federal Reserve Board), joint with L. Veldkamp
Discussant: Laurent Ferrara (Banque de France)

4 pm – Coffee break

4.30 pm – SCOR-PSE Junior Research Prize award ceremony “Intermediation and Voluntary Exposure to Counterparty Risk” by Maryam Farboodi (MIT Sloan School of Management)
Material: download the pdf version of this paper

5.30 pm – “Long-term risks for the world economy”, panel with Gilles Saint-Paul (PSE/ENS), Philippe Trainar (SCOR) and Natacha Valla (ECB)

6.30 pm – Cocktail


Please indicate the details of your participation in the dedicated online form:


Conference room, PSE
48 boulevard Jourdan, 75014 Paris


Organization: Joanne Lorek - joanne.lorek at
Press: Sylvain Riffé Stern - sylvain.riffe at

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