2018 Macroeconomic Policy Meetings

The Aus Economy

Melbourne Institute Seminar Room
Room 6.05, FBE Building
111 Barry St, Carlton

Melbourne Institute Macro Policy Meeting

The Melbourne Institute Macroeconomic Policy Meetings aim to foster discussion on “hot issues” in macroeconomic policy by involving leading scholars conducting research with state-of-the-art theoretical and/or empirical tools. The 2018 edition of the Meetings will focus on "Macroeconomic Policies in the New Normal".

The meetings are organised by the Macroeconomics research program at the Melbourne Institute and the Department of Economics at the University of Melbourne. The scientific references of the workshop are Efrem Castelnuovo (Melbourne Institute) and Bruce Preston (Department of Economics, University of Melbourne).

This fourth edition of the meeting will take place on Thursday 4th and Friday 5th October 2018.

Keynote Speakers

Valerie A. Ramey, University of California, San Diego

Simon Gilchrist, New York University

Call for Papers

Papers should be submitted no later than 1 April 2018 using the following link: Call for Papers.

Authors of accepted papers will be notified by 15 May 2018.


People who plan to attend the workshop are kindly requested to write an email to Efrem Castelnuovo (efrem.castelnuovo@unimelb.edu.au) by September 14.

General Enquiries

Efrem Castelnuovo and Bruce Preston
Email: macro-workshop@lists.unimelb.edu.au