What is LAEF?

Furthering research in growth
and fluctuations of aggregate economies.

"[I]t is distressing how often one can guess the answer given to an economic question merely by knowing who asked it."

-George J. Stigler, 1946

Upcoming Seminars and Conferences

Lawrence Christiano-Professor of Economics at Northwestern University

Seminar - February 28 at 3:30 pm in North Hall 2111: Christiano's research has focused on macroeconomic theory, policy, and econometrics. Specifically, he has been concerned with how...

Lance Lochner-Professor of Economics at University of Western Ontario

Seminar - March 11 at 3:30 pm in North Hall 2111: Lochner's major fields of concentration are: labor economics, public economics, economics of education, and economics of crime ...

Ramon Marimon - Professor of Economics at the European University Institute.

Seminar - March 12 at 3:30 pm in North Hall 2111: His research interests include Macroeconomics, Monetary Theory, Contract Theory, Learning Theory and Labor Theory, with a special...

Jan Eeckhout - Professor of Economics at UPF Barceloona (ICREA-GSE) and University College London .

Seminar - March 19 at 3:30 pm in North Hall 2111: He has teaching and research interests in macroeconomics, with a special emphasis on the labor market. He studies unemployment, labor ...

Housing-Urban-Labor-Macro Conference in Santa Barbara.

Conference - April 3-5, 2019 LAEF is please to host the 2nd HULM (Housing-Urban-Labor-Macro) conference at the Upham Hotel Garden room which is located at 1404 De La Vina Street...

Winter 2018

In this issue: Over the Counter Markets and Securities 2nd Workshop and The New Frontier in Business Cycle Research

Autumn 2017

In this issue: 8th Advances in Macro-Finance Tepper-LAEF and Why Government Does Whatever It Is That the Government Does

Summer 2017

In this issue: The Macro and Micro Economics of Climate Change and 2017 Workshop of the Australasian Macroeconomics Society and LAEF