Conference Archive


Fall 2014 Midwest Macro Meeting

The Midwest Macroeconomics Group holds a conference each fall and each spring.

The Fall meetings of the Midwest Macroeconomics Conference will convene November 7 - November 9, 2014 on the main campus of Florida International University (FIU).

Guillermo Calvo (Columbia University) and Timothy J. Kehoe (University of Minnesota) will give the Plenary Lectures.

The conference organizer is Hakan Yilmazkuday, Florida International University.

The program committee is:

  • Matthew Cole - Florida International University
  • Sheng Guo - Florida International University
  • Cem Karayalcin - Florida International University
  • Mihaela Pintea - Florida International University
  • Demet Yilmazkuday - Florida International University

Submit your papers at Conference Maker

Submission Start/End Dates: June 30, 2014 to August 25, 2014
Decision Notification Date: September 15, 2014
Registration Deadline: October 1, 2014

Registration and Schedule Information

Registration is now open on the Conference Maker site. The conference fee is $200. Students will have a discounted rate of $150. The registration fee includes transportation from the hotel to the campus, Saturday lunch, and Saturday dinner. Registration deadline is October 1st.

Hotel Information

There are two conference hotels. Please make your reservations by October 15 to make sure that you will get the discounted rates. Let them know you are with the Florida International University - Midwest Macro Event. We will provide shuttle service from and to the conference hotels before the first and after the last sessions. Please see the Concise Schedule (above) for more details.

Hotel Sofitel Miami - $150 per night (plus taxes)
5800 Blue Lagoon Drive
33126 - MIAMI

HYATT House Miami Airport - $149 per night (plus taxes)
5710 Blue Lagoon Drive
Miami, Florida, USA, 33126
Phone: +1 305 269 1922
Fax: +1 305 269 1925

Location and Directions: The conference will be held at:

Modesto A. Maidique Campus
Florida International University
11200 SW 8th Street
Miami, FL 33199 USA