• Professor of Economics at the University of California, Davis 
  • Research Associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER). 
My research focuses on international financial crises, exchange rate policy and international trade and finance often with a long-run perspective on each. More info is here. Also have a look at my pages on REPEC, Google Scholar, and at the NBER. Follow me on Twitter.


Upstart Industrialization and Exports, Japan 1880-1910 (with John P. Tang)

The Economic Consequences of the 1953 London Debt Agreement (with Gregori Galofré-Vilà, Martin McKee, and David Stuckler)

Fiscal and Financial Crises (with Michael Bordo)

Stages of Diversification: France, 1836-1938 (with Stephane Becuwe and Bertrand Blancheton) 

Geography, Policy, or Productivity? Regional Trade in Five South American Countries, 1910-1950 (with Anna Carreras Marin and Marc Badia Miro)