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CFM News and Upcoming Events

4-5 September '14: Cambridge Conference
INET, Cambridge University, and CFM will host a conference on Aggregate Demand, the Labor Market and Macroeconomic Policy| [PDF], at Corpus Christi College, Cambridge. The Deadline for submissions passed on Wednesday 30 Arpil, contact cambridge.conferences2014@gmail.com| for details.

12 September '14: CFM Event
NIESR, ESRC and CFM present The Future Of Housing Finance| [PDF]. Examining the risks and consequences inherent in housing finance and their relationship with financial intermediation and stability, this conference will provide an opportunity to discuss ideas with leading experts in Housing finance. Enquiries/RSVP to b.hollingshead@niesr.ac.uk| by August 15th.

Tuesday 30September '14: CFM, FMG and SRC Event
Giving guidance on future monetary policy in a very uncertain world, with David Miles| (MPC Member, Bank of England). Chaired by Wouter Den Haan| and joined by Charles Goodhart| (discussant).

18-19 December '14: Call for Papers - CFM Event
The Bank of England, Centre for Macroeconomics, and CEPR are jointly organising a two day workshop focusing on international trade, finance & macroeconomics| [PDF] and related issues.
We invite theoretical and empirical research aimed at improving our understanding of the sources of fluctuations, their propagation, and their implications for macro policy in today’s globalised environment. For submissions, please send draft papers to nclarke@cepr.org|, deadline: 19th September 2014.

09 August '14: CFM Survey
Results for August's survey discussing migration and UK economy are  now available on the CFM Survey website|. As referenced in VoxEU| and Bloomberg|.

01 August '14: Discussion Paper
Discussion paper 22 is now available: Transitory interest-rate pegs under imperfect credibility| by Alex Haberis, Richard Harrison and Matt Waldron

29 July '14: Discussion Paper
Discussion paper number 21 is now avilable: The Latin American Efficiency Gap| by Francesco Caselli|.

23 July '14: Discussion Papers
CFM discussion papers 18 & 19 now available: Aggregate Demand, Idle Time|, and Unemployment by Pascal Michaillat and Emmanuel Saez, and The Cost of Human Capital Depreciation during Unemployment| by Lien Laureys.

22 July '14: Discussion Paper
CFM discussion paper 18 is now available, Shake me the money!| by Francesco Porcelli| and Riccardo Trezzi|.

07 July '14: CFM Survey, July
Results for the latest CFM Survey| now online, this month focusing on UK house prices and macro-prudential policy. Discussed in Pieria|, VoXEU|, Wall Street Journal|, The Conversation| and City A.M.|

News| and  Events|

Event-201402-BalticSociety| Wouter Den Haan, Chris Pissarides and Ilmars Rimsevics with members of the LSE SU Baltic Society at Latvia's Road to the Eurozone| [PDF].



CFM congratulates Professor Charlie Bean, outgoing Deputy Governor of the Bank of England and visiting professor in the Dept. of Economics at LSE on his knighthood for services to monetary policy and central banking.

Chairman of the CFM Advisory Board Ben Broadbent, became Deputy Governor for Monetary Policy at the Bank of England| from the beginning of July 2014.

CFM lectures for general public [PDF]

Cambridge Macro Seminars|