10:00 - 11:45 a.m.
Foreign and Domestic Investment
Stephen L. S. Smith, Gordon College
"Can Foreign Direct Investment Be Predicted?"
"Debt Maturity Choices When Capital Inflows Can Suddenly Stop: Multiple Maturities in an Infinite Horizon Open Economy Macro Model"
"The Effect of Foreign Direct Investment on Domestic Investment in Host Countries"
Daniel L. Thornton, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
8:00 - 9:45 a.m.
Mohammed Mohsin, University of Tennessee - Knoxville
"Inflation Targeting Versus Traditional Monetary Regimes: Inflation Stabilization and Trade Deficits"
"Output Costs and Inflation Targeting in Open Economies"
"Inflation Targeting in Open Economies With Durable and Non-Durable Consumption"
"Measuring the Reaction of Monetary Policy to Remittances: The Case of Colombia"
"Money and Worker's Remittances: Empirical Evidence"
Gregory E. Givens, Middle Tennessee State University