Thursday, December 6, 2007

Arrival and Check In (check-in at 3:00 p.m., but rooms will be held for guests)
The Upham Hotel
1404 De La Vina Street 
Santa Barbara, CA 93101 
(805) 962-0058
Daily continental breakfast is included in guest stay.

7:00 p.m. Cocktails8:00 p.m. Conference Kick-Off Dinner
El Paseo Mexican Restaurant
800 block of State Street, in the El Paseo Presidio
Santa Barbara, CA 93101 
(805) 962-6050
As restaurant is a short walk from the hotel, guests will walk between hotel and restaurant.  Meet in Upham lobby at 6:30 p.m.

Friday, May 12, 2006
State Street Room, University Center
*note that speakers are highlighted in author listings*

8:15 a.m.
Shuttle picks up participants at The Upham, transports to UCSB University Center/Santa Barbara Harbor Room

8:45 a.m.
Arrival at Santa Barbara Harbor Room, University Center

 9:30 - 10:30: "Sources of Lifetime Inequality"
Gustavo Ventura, Mark Huggett and Amir Yaron
• 10:30 - 10:45:: Coffee Break
• 10:45 - 11:45: "The Evolution of Labor Earnings Risk in the U.S. Economy"
Flavio Cunha and James Heckman
•11:45 - 12:00:  Coffee Break
•12:00 - 1:00: "Wage Risk and Employment Risk Over the Life Cycle"
Luigi Pistaferri, Hamish Low and Costas Meghir
•1:00 - 3:00: 

Lunch – Faculty Club (walk) 

•3:00 - 4:00: "Risk Sharing in Private Information Models with Asset Accumulation: Explaining the Excess Smoothness of Consumption"
Nicola Pavoni and Orazio Attanasio
•4:00 - 4:15: Coffee Break
•4:15 - 5:15:      "Capital Taxation: Quantitative Explorations of the Inverse Euler Equation"
Ivan Werning and Emmanuel Fahri
•5:15 - 5:30: Coffee Break
•5:30 - 6:30:     "The Irrelevance of Market Incompleteness for the Price of Aggregate Risk"
Hanno Lustig and Dirk Krueger
6:30: Shuttle picks up participants, transports to The Upham
•8:00:      Dinner at Opal Restaurant and Bar 
1325 State Street
Santa Barbara, CA 93101
(805) 966-9676
As restaurant is a short walk from the hotel, guests will walk between hotel and restaurant
Saturday, May 13, 2006
*note that speakers are highlighted in author listings*

8:30 a.m. 
Shuttle picks up participants at The Upham, transports to UCSB University Center/Santa Barbara Harbor Room

9:00 a.m. 
Arrival at Santa Barbara Harbor Room, University Center

 9:30 - 10:30: "Labor Supply and Consumption with Imperfect Risk Sharing: An Analytical Framework"
Jonathan Heathcote, Kjetil Storesletten and Gianluca Violante
• 10:30 - 10:45:: Coffee Break
• 10:45 - 11:45: "Measuring Consumption Smoothing in CEX Data"
Paul Klein and Martin Gervais
•11:45 - 12:00:  Coffee Break
•12:00 - 1:00: "Testing Efficient Risk Sharing with Heterogeneous Risk Preferences: Semi-Parametric Tests with an Application to Village Economies"
Maurizio Mazzocco and Shiv Saini
•1:00 - 3:00: Lunch
Shuttle picks up participants at Harbor Room, transports to lunch
Beachside Bar-Cafe

5905 Sandspit Road
Goleta, CA 93117
(805) 964-7881
•3:00 - 4:00: “Waiting Costs and Strategic Liquidity Traders in Order-Driven Markets: Theory and Evidence”
Ioanid Rosu and Juhani Linnainmaa
•4:00 - 4:15: Coffee Break
•4:15 - 5:15:      "The Search for Corporate Control"
Marc Martos-Vila
•5:15 - 5:30: Coffee Break
•5:30 - 6:30:     “The Venture Capital Cycle”
Randall Wright and Rafael Silviera
6:30: Shuttle picks up participants, transports to The Upham