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PRIMARY FIELDSFinancial Intermediation, Corporate Finance, International Finance
RESEARCH INTERESTSFinancial Crises, Financial History, International Contagion
EMAILgustavo.cortes [at] warrington.ufl.edugustavocortesgoncalves [at] gmail.com
CONTACT214 David Kinley Hall1407 W. Gregory DriveUrbana, IL 61801
I am a Ph.D. Candidate in Economics at the University of Illinois.
I will join the University of Florida's Warrington College of Business as an Assistant Professor of Finance next Fall.
Credit Shock Propagation in Firm Networks: Evidence from Government Bank Credit Expansions(with T. Silva and B. Van Doornik)Presentations: Amsterdam Business School | Central Bank of Brazil | EIEF | Federal Reserve Board | George Mason University (School of Business) | Indiana University (Kelley) | University of Florida (Warrington) | University of Illinois | University of Kentucky (Gatton) | University of Maryland (Robert H. Smith) | University of New South Wales | University of Pittsburgh (Katz) | University of Toronto[ Working Paper under approval by the Central Bank of Brazil for public disclosure. Email me for the updated draft ]
Exporting Uncertainty: The Impact of the Brexit Vote on US CorporationsUnder Review (with M. Campello, F. d'Almeida, and G. Kankanhalli)Presentations: Bank of Portugal* | Cambridge University (Judge)* | Drexel University (LeBow)* | George Washington University* | KU Louvain* | Manchester Business School* | National Bank of Belgium* | Penn State (Smeal)* | Syracuse University (Whitman)* | University of Connecticut* | University of Illinois | University of Kentucky (Gatton)* | University of Georgia (Terry)* | LUBRAFIN 2018* | Warwick Business School* | Washington University, St. Louis (Olin)*[ Working Paper (pdf) | Press Coverage (Cambridge Judge Business School) ]
Bank Stocks and the Great Depression(with B. Taylor and M. Weidenmier)Presentations: Rutgers University* | Utah State University (Huntsman)* | Midwest Macroeconomics Meeting*[ Working Paper (pdf: soon) ]
The Monetary Policies of the Great Depression(with P. Amir-Ahmadi and M. Weidenmier)Presentations: Midwest Macroeconomics Meeting*[ Working Paper (pdf: soon) ]
Stock Volatility and the Great DepressionReview of Financial Studies, Forthcoming (with M. Weidenmier)[ DOI Link | Working Paper (pdf) | Press Coverage (Bloomberg) ]
Deconstructing Credibility: The Breaking of Monetary Policy Rules in BrazilJournal of International Money and Finance, 2017, 74(6), 31-52 (with C. Paiva)[ DOI Link | Published Version (pdf) | Working Paper (pdf) | Online Appendix (pdf) ]
Mortgages for Machinery: Credit and Industrial Investment in Pre-World War I BrazilFinancial History Review, 2014, 21(2), 191-212 (with R. Marcondes and M.D. Diaz)[ DOI Link | Published Version (pdf) | Working Paper (pdf) ]
The Evolution of Brazil's Banking SystemThe Oxford Handbook of the Brazilian Economy, 2018, 198-220 (with R. Marcondes)[ DOI Link | Working Paper (pdf) ]
On the Irrelevance of Mercosur: Evidence from Foreign Direct InvestmentLatin American Business Review, 2014, 15(3-4), 291-314 (with C. Paiva)[ DOI Link | Published Version (pdf) | Working Paper (pdf) ]
WORK IN PROGRESS
Forecasting the Great Depression(with M. Shin and M. Weidenmier)
Commodity Price Cycles Spillovers(with M. Campello)
University of FloridaFIN 4504: Equity and Capital Markets (SP 2020)
University of IllinoisECON 303: Intermediate Macroeconomics (SP 2015-2016; FA 2015)ECON 103: Principles of Macroeconomics (FA 2017; SP 2018)ECON 102: Principles of Microeconomics (FA 2014)
University of IllinoisThe Robert E. Demarest Memorial Teaching Award (2016)This award is made to Economics Teaching Assistants "in recognition of outstanding performance in the classroom."