The Philadelphia Workshop on Monetary and Macroeconomics> > >
October 11-12, 2002
The purpose of this workshop is to foster research in the area of monetary and macroeconomics. It aims to do so by bringing together researchers from academia and policy institutions around the world for intensive discussion of their current research relating to monetary theory, labor economics, asset markets, macroeconomic and monetary policies, and other relevant areas. The workshop will last a day and a half, with eight high-quality research papers presented and formally discussed. This workshop's agenda focuses on some fundamental issues in monetary theory and in the functioning of asset markets, topics that are both scientifically deserving and of great importance from a policy perspective.