Senior Economist (Development Research Group, Trade and International Integration, World Bank)
Research Interests: Trade Policy, Jobs, Labor Mobility, Migration, Quantitative Methods
Fields: International Trade, Labor and Development Economics
Work in Progress
1. Patterns of Labor Market Adjustment to Trade Shocks with Imperfect Capital Mobility
(joint with Irene Brambilla and Guido Porto) submitted - R&R Economic Journal.
(joint with S. Chaudhuri and J. McLaren) submitted - R&R Journal of International Economics.
(joint with Paulo Bastos and Bob Rijkers)
(joint with Luc Christiaensen and Hernan Winkler)
5. Trade, Jobs and Worker Welfare
(joint with J. Arias, D. Lederman, and D. Rojas) Journal of Development Economics, 2018.
(joint with John McLaren) Slides, Journal of International Economics, 2015.
(joint with Daniel Lederman and Guido Porto) Journal of International Economics, 2015.
(joint with Shubham Chaudhuri and John McLaren) American Economic Review, 2010.
(joint with Shubham Chaudhuri and John McLaren) Journal of International Economics, 2008.
(joint with Guido Porto and Bob Rijkers), Journal of International Economics, 2019.
1. Transit Migration: All Roads Lead to America
(joint with Caglar Ozden) Economic Journal, 2018.
(joint with F. Docquier, C. Ozden and C. Parsons) World Development, 2015.
(joint with Panayiotis Pourpourides), Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, 2014.
(joint with Selva Demiralp) Journal of Banking and Finance, 2010.
(joint with Selva Demiralp) New York Fed's Economic Policy Review, 2010.
World Bank Working Paper #6480. (This paper develops a new econometric method we use in other papers)
(joint with Gladys Lopez-Acevedo, Raymond Robertson and Daniel Samaan)
(joint with Jennifer Alix-Garcia and Harun Onder)
An old photograph with my children
"With great mustache, comes great responsibility ..."