*UPDATED* Departmental Seminar: Jennifer La'O (Columbia University)

Jennifer La'O is Assistant Professor of Economics at Columbia University and a Faculty Research Fellow at NBER. Before joining Columbia, she was Assistant Professor at Chicago University's Booth School of Business as well as Senior Economist at the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis. She was recently bestowed a National Science Foundation CAREER Award.

Her research interests focus on macroeconomics and applied theory, more specifically the effects of informational and financial frictions on the business cycle. Her recent work studies optimal fiscal and monetary policy when firms face informational limitations, the aggregate implications of production networks and distortions, as well as the effects of complex interdealer/bank networks on financial stability.

Jennifer La'O will present a paper, joint with George-Marios ANGELETOS, at the next Departmental Seminar on the theme:

Optimal Monetary Policy with Informational Frictions (link to paper, PDF)

More about Jennifer La'O and her research

The next Departmental Seminar will host Martin SCHNEIDER on June 4th.

Date: Mon, 2018/05/28 - 14:45 - 16:15
Location: Department of Economics, 28 rue des Saints Pères - Room H405