2018 China International Conference in Macroeconomics
June 23 - 25, 2018
The inaugural annual China International Conference in Macroeconomics (CICM) will be held on June 23-25, 2018 in Beijing, which is jointly sponsored and organized by Tsinghua University PBC School of Finance (PBCSF), Tsinghua University National Institute of Financial Research (NIFR) and China Forum of Macroeconomic Research (CFMR). The conference is the first major activity in a series of conferences to be organized jointly by the China Forum of Macroeconomic Research and collaborating academic institutions in the Greater China area. The conference is composed of regular parallel academic sessions in both English and Chinese, as well as a policy session where policy makers and experts from China and other regions discuss and present their views on current issues related to Chinese and the global macro economy.
PBC School of Finance, Tsinghua University
The National Institute of Financial Research, Tsinghua University
China Forum of Macroeconomic Research
We welcome high-quality academic papers in all areas of macroeconomics as broadly defined, especially research on Chinese macro economy. The topics include but not limited to, economic growth and development, business cycles, firm dynamics, labor market, money and banking, macro-finance, monetary and fiscal policies, international trade and finance, structural changes, and income distribution and inequality. Papers in both English and Chinese are considered.
Thomas J. Sargent (New York University; 2011 Nobel Laureate in Economics)
Justin Lin (Peking University)
Tao Zha (Emory University and Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta)
BEST PAPER AWARDS
The program committee plans to select two conference papers from junior researchers for the following awards.
CICM Best Junior Scholar Paper Award: US$2000 each
Papers in all topics will be considered for the awards, but we give priority to job market papers and China-related research.
If you are interested in presenting at the conference, please submit your paper at:
The deadline for submission is February 28th, 2018. Notification of acceptance will be sent by April 1st, 2018. Each accepted paper will be discussed by a discussant.
For each accepted paper, the conference will cover up to 3 days of accommodation for one author and the discussant.
If you have any question, please contact the organizers by sending email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Jianjun Miao, Boston University
Hao Zhou, Tsinghua University
PROGRAM COMMITTEE MEMBERS
Ruediger Bachmann, University of Notre Dame
Jinhui Bai, Tsinghua University and Washington State University
Yan Bai, University of Rochester
Binkai Chen, Central University of Finance and Economics
Liutang Gong, Peking University
Kevin Huang, Vanderbilt University and Shanghai University of Finance and Economics
Jiandong Ju, Tsinghua University
Zheng Liu, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
Yulei Luo, The University of Hong Kong
Alexander Michaelides, Imperial College London
Toshihiko Mukoyama, University of Virginia
Michael Zheng Song, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Vincenzo Quadrini, University of Southern California
Cheng Wang, Fudan University
Jian Wang, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (Shenzhen)
Pengfei Wang, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Yong Wang, Peking University
Yi Wen, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
Danyang Xie, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Eric Young, University of Virginia
Xiaodong Zhu, University of Toronto