What would be the effect of imposing a 100 percent reserve requirement to depository institutions? Hugo Rodríguez Mendizábal (Instituto de Análisis Económico CSIC, MOVE, Barcelona GSE) will discuss this question in this seminar at the EUI, Florence, on 17 March. Continue reading
Long-term unemployment reached unprecedented levels in Spain in the wake of the Great Recession and it still affects around 57% of the unemployed. In this ADEMU seminar, Samuel Bentolila, Professor of Economics at CEMFI, will discuss his working paper which documents the sources that contributed to the rise in long-term unemployment and analyzes its persistence using state-of-the-art duration models. Continue reading
On Monday 13 February, Samuel Bentolila (CEMFI) will hold an ADEMU seminar entitled: When Credit Dries Up: Job Losses in the Great Recession.