New lecture: “Optimal Monetary Policy,” keynote lecture at the Workshop on Optimal Monetary Policy, Norges Bank, November 21-22, 2008.
New lectures: The 2008 Lindahl Lectures: Monetary Policy in Theory and Practice, Uppsala University, October 28-30, 2008.
New discussion: “Comments on Marvin Goodfriend and Robert G. King, ‘The Great Inflation Drift’,” The Great Inflation Conference, Woodstock, VT, September 25-27, 2008.
Published in Bordo, Michael D. and Athanasios Orphanides, eds., The Great Inflation: The Rebirth of Modern Central Banking, University of Chicago Press, 209-213.
New discussion: “Comments on Dale, Orphanides, and Österholm, ‘Imperfect Central Bank Communication: Information versus Distraction,” SNB Research Conference, September 19-20, 2008, Swiss National Bank, Zurich.
New paper: “What have economists learned about monetary policy over the past 50 years?,” paper for the conference “Monetary Policy over Fifty Years” in Frankfurt am Main, September 21, 2007, on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the Deutsche Bundesbank. Revised, January 2008.
New presentation: “The Future of Inflation Targeting and the Present at the Riksbank” presentation at the conference on International Experience with the Conduct of Monetary Policy under Inflation Targeting, Bank of Canada, July 22-23, 2008.
New written discussion: “Beyond Rational Expectations: Practical Policy Considerations — Comment on Sims,” discussion at the 7th BIS Annual Conference, June 26-27, 2008
New presentation: “Monetary Policy at the Riksbank and the Phillips Curve,” presentation at the conference Understanding Inflation and the Implications for Monetary Policy, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, June 2008. Text (pdf).
Published in Fuhrer, Jeff, Yolanda K. Kodrzycki, Jane Sneddon Little, and Giovanni P. Olivey, Understanding Inflation and the Implications for Monetary Policy: A Phillips Curve Retrospective, MIT Press, 2009, 433-444.
New presentation: “Model Uncertainty and Monetary Policy at the Riksbank,” presentation at the conference on Recognizing and Coping with Macroeconomic Model Uncertainty in Designing Monetary Policy, Bank of Korea, Seoul, May 26-27, 2008.
New presentation: “Modern Monetary Policy,” presentation for Norwegian university teachers and students, Norges Bank, Oslo, March 6, 2008.
New paper: “Optimal Monetary Policy under Uncertainty in DSGE Models: A Markov Jump-Linear-Quadratic Approach” (with Noah Williams, Princeton University), March 2008.
New paper: “Optimal Monetary Policy under Uncertainty: A Markov Jump-Linear-Quadratic Approach” (with Noah Williams, Princeton University), March 2008.
New presentation: “Flexible Inflation Targeting and the Latest Interest-Rate Decision” (in Swedish), presentation at the Central Confederation of Trade Unions (LO), Stockholm, February 27, 2008.
New presentation: “Flexible Inflation Targeting and the Interest-Rate Path,” presentation at the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, February 25, 2008.
New discussion: Discussion of Roel Beetsma, “A Survey of the Effects of Discretionary Fiscal Policy,” presented at the conference on “Fiscal Policy and Labour Market Reforms” in Stockholm, January 29, 2008.