Wednesday, 4th October


CEPR Research-Policy-Panel on "Pensions: Thinking Forward"

Opening Remarks: Giorgio Barba Navaretti (Collegio Carlo Alberto and UniMi)

Elsa Fornero (University of Turin and CeRP-Collegio Carlo Alberto)
Mario Padula (University of Venice and CSEF)
Stephen Zeldes (Columbia University)

Moderator: Monica Paiella (Parthenope University, INPS and CEPR)

19.00 Drinks

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Thursday, 5th October

CEPR European Conference on Household Finance 2023

Attendance to this conference is by invitation only

09:30-10:15 Coffee and Registration

10:15-10:30 Opening Remarks: Michalis Haliassos (Goethe University and CEPR)

Chair: Laurent Calvet (SKEMA Business School and CEPR)

10:30-11:10: Jakob Famulok (Wiwi Uni-Frankfurt), Do Investors Compensate for Unsustainable Consumption Using Sustainable Assets? | Download presentation
Discussant: Marco Ceccarelli (VU Amsterdam)

11:10-11:50: Yasmine Van der Straten (University of Amsterdam & Tinbergen Institute), Flooded House or Underwater Mortgage? The Implications of Climate Change and Adaptation on Housing, Income & Wealth
Discussant: Pierre Mabille (INSEAD) | Download presentation

11:50-12:30: Julia LeBlanc (JRC, European Commission and CEPR RPN Household Finance Member), Housing Wealth Across Countries: The Role of Expectations, Institutions and Preferences | Download presentation
Discussant: Vimal Balasubramaniam (Queen Mary University and RPN Household Finance Associate Fellow) | Download presentation

12:30-14:00: Lunch

Chair: Joao Cocco (London Business School and CEPR)

14:00-14:40: Sasha Indarte (University of Pennsylvania), Explaining Racial Disparities in Personal Bankruptcy Outcomes | Download presentation
Discussant: Arpit Gupta (New York University) | Download presentation

14:40-15:20: Lu Liu (The Wharton School), Mortgage Lock-In, Mobility, and Labor Reallocation
Discussant: Olga Goldfayn-Frank (Bundesbank) | Download presentation

15:20-15:40: Coffee Break

Chair: Alexander Michaelides (Imperial College Business School and CEPR)

15:40-16:20: Tianyu Han (Berkeley), Interest Rate Misperception and Excess Borrowing in the Consumption Credit Market | Download presentation
Discussant: Andrea Presbitero (IMF and CEPR) | Download presentation

16:20-17:00: Erkki Vihriala (Aalto University), Household Responses to Phantom Riches | Download presentation
Discussant: Yigitcan Karabulut (Frankfurt School of Finance & Management and CEPR)

17:15-18:15: Network Steering Committee Meeting

19:30: Social Dinner 

Friday, 6th October

9:30-10:00 Coffee

Chair: Francisco Gomes (London Business School and CEPR)

10:00-10:40: Joshua Rauh (Stanford University), How Much Do Public Employees Value Defined Benefit versus Defined Contribution Retirement Benefits? | Download presentation
Discussant: Kathrin Schlafmann (Copenhagen Business School and CEPR) | Download presentation

10:40-11:20: Jorge Sabat (Universidad Andres Bello), The Effects of the Minimum Pension Reform in a Defined Contribution Pension System: The Case of Chile | Download presentation
Discussant: Margherita Borella (University of Torino) | Download presentation

11:20-12:00: Burhan Kurusku (University of Toronto), Taxing Wealth and Capital Income when Returns are Heterogeneous | Download presentation
Discussant: Francesca Parodi (Cattolica University of Milan and CEPR) | Download presentation

12:00-13:00: Lunch

Chair: Tullio Jappelli (University of Naples Federico II and CEPR)

13:00-13:40: Olga Balakina (Leibniz Institute for Financial Research SAFE), Personal Recommendations and Portfolio Quality | Download presentation
Discussant: Theresa Spickers (University of Amsterdam)

13:40-14:20: Marco di Maggio (Harvard University) , Cryptocurrency Investing: Stimulus Checks and Inflation Expectations
Discussant: Massimo Guidolin (Bocconi University) | Download presentation

14:20-14:30: Closing Remarks: Giovanna Nicodano (University of Turin, Collegio Carlo Alberto and CEPR)