Conférence CIRPÉE-IVEY Conference

Macroéconomie et entrepreneurship/Macroeconomics and Entrepreneurship

6-7 mai /May 6-7 2011

 

Organisateurs/Organizers : Raquel Fonseca and Simon Parker

 

Hôtel Gouverneur Place Dupuis

1415 rue St-Hubert à Montréal

Salle/Room Québec (4e étage/4th floor)

 

Programme PDF/PDF Program

Liste des participants/Participants List

 

Vendredi 6 mai/Friday May 6, 2011

8h45-9h00

9h00-9h30

 Mot de bienvenue/Welcome: Raquel Fonseca & Simon Parker

 Introduction: Simon Parker

 

Président/Chair: Raquel Fonseca

9h30-10h30

1. Credit Crunches and Credit Allocation in a Model of Entrepreneurship

Auteurs/authors: Marco Bassetto (Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, NBER) Marco Cagetti (Board of Governors or the Federal Reserve System) et/and Mariacristina De Nardi (Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, NBER)

Commentateur/discussant :  Alain Delacroix (ESG UQAM, CIRPÉE)

 

 

10h30-11h00

PAUSE CAFÉ/COFFEE BREAK

 

 

Président/Chair: Steve Ambler

11h00-13h00

2. Dynamics of Entrepreneurship Under Incomplete Markets

Auteurs/authors: Chong Wang (Naval Postgraduate School), Neng Wang (Columbia Business School, NBER) et/and Jinquiang Yang (Human University and Shanghai University of Finance and Economics (SUFE))

Commentateur/discussant : Anne Villamil (University of Illinois, University of Manchester)

 

 

3. Bankruptcy, Incorporation and the Nature of Entrepreneurial Risk

Auteurs/authors: Andy Glover (University of Minnesota) et/and Jacob Short (University of Minnesota)

Commentateur/discussant : Pavel Sěvčík (ESG UQAM, CIRPÉE)

 

13h00-14h30

LUNCH

     

 

Président/Chair: Vincenzo Quadrini

14h30-16h30

4. Global Firms and Productivity

Auteurs/authors: Carolina Villegas Sanchez (University of Houston), Sebnem Kalemli-Ozcan, Bent Sorensen, Vadym Volosovych et/and Christian Fons-Rosen.

Commentateur/discussant : Konstantinos Tatsiramos (Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA)

 

 

5. Financial Development and Creative Destruction: Evidence and Theory

Auteurs/authors : Roberto M. Samaniego (George Washington University)

Commentateur/discussant : Alain Gabler (Université Laval, CIRPÉE)

 

16h30-16h45

PAUSE CAFÉ/COFFEE BREAK

16h45-17h45

6. Entrepreneurship, Economic Conditions, and the Great Recession

Auteurs/authors: Robert Fairlie (University of California)

Commentateur/discussant : Danny Leung (Statistique Canada)

 

20h00

DÎNER/DINNER sur/under invitation

 

Samedi 7 mai/Saturday May 7, 2011
 

Président/Chair: Stéphane Pallage

 

 

8h30-10h30

7. Entrepreneurship and Health Insurance

Auteurs/authors: Raquel Fonseca (ESG UQAM, RAND) et/and  Vincenzo Quadrini (University of Southern California)

Commentateur/discussant :  Marco Cagetti (Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System)

 

 

 

8. Skill-biased Change in Entrepreneurial Technology and the Firm Size Distribution across Countries

Auteurs/authors: Markus Poschke (McGill University)

Commentateur/discussant : George Jia (University of Prince Edward Island)

 

 

10h30-11h00

PAUSE CAFÉ/COFFEE BREAK

 

 

11h00-12h00

9. Informational Hold-up and Performance Persistence in Venture Capital

Auteurs/authors: Yael V. Hochberg (Northwestern University), Alexander Ljunqvist (New York Universty, CEPR) et/and Annette Vissing-Jorgensen (Northwestern University, NBER)

Commentateur/discussant : Katsiaryna Kartashova (Bank of Canada)

 

12h00-13h00

LUNCH

Président/Chair: Simon Parker

13h00-15h00

10. Necessity and Opportunity Entrepreneurs through the Business Cycle

Auteurs/authors: Peter Thompson (Goizueta Business School, Emory University)

Commentateur/discussant : Thepthida Sopraseuth (University of Main, France)

 

 

11. Product Market Characteristics and the Industry Life Cycle

Auteurs/authors: Kenneth L. Simons (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI))

Commentateur/discussant : Veikko Thiele (Queen’s University)