XXII Conferencia Anual del Banco Central de Chile

Changing Inflation Dynamics, Evolving Monetary Policy

October 25th and 26th, 2018

Crowne Plaza Hotel, Santiago, Chile

Program arranged by Jordi Galí, Diego Saravia and Gonzalo Castex

Questions: conferencia2018@bcentral.cl.

All sessions will be conducted in English. Simultaneous translation from English to Spanish will be provided.

Thursday 25th

Opening remarks

Mario MarcelGovernor, Central Bank of Chile

The Link between Wage and Price Inflation in the Euro Area

Elena BobeicaEuropean Central Bank

Matteo CiccarelliEuropean Central Bank

Isabel VansteenkisteEuropean Central Bank

The Supply-Side Origins of Inflation

Bart HobijnArizona State University

Inflation Globally

Òscar JordàFederal Reserve Bank of San Francisco

Fernanda NechioFederal Reserve Bank of San Francisco

Cyclically Sensitive Inflation

Mark WatsonPrinceton University

James StockHarvard University

Has the Phillips Curve Flattened? New Evidence from Producer Prices and Industry-Level Output

Simon GilchristNew York University

Egon ZakrajsekBoard of Governors, Federal Reserve System

Has the U.S. Wage Phillips Curve Flattened? A Semi-Structural Exploration

Jordi GalíCREI and Universitat Pompeu Fabra

Luca GambettiColegio Carlo Alberto and Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

Friday 26th

The Nonpuzzling Behavior of Median Inflation

Laurence BallJohns Hopkins University

Large Cost Shocks in an Inflationary Economy

Fernando AlvarezUniversity of Chicago

Keynote Speech

Keynote Speech

John B. TaylorMary and Robert Raymond Professor of Economics, Stanford University