Recent CV and papers (under re-construction)

Selected publications

Markups and Firm-Level Export Status (with Jan De Loecker), American Economic Review, Vol. 102 (6), October 2012, pp. 2437-2471.

Increased Sorting and Wage Inequality in the Czech Republic: New Evidence Using Linked Employer-Employee Dataset (with Tor Eriksson and Mariola Pytlikova), Economics of Transition, Vol. 21 (2), April 2013, pp. 357-380.

Estimating productivity with multi-product firms, pricing heterogeneity and the role of international trade (with Valérie Smeets), Journal of International Economics, Vol. 90 (2), July 2013, pp. 237-244.

Vertical Integration, Exclusivity and Game Sales Performance in the U.S. Video Game Industry (with Ricard Gil), Journal of Law, Economics and Organization, Vol. 31 (sup. 1), August 2015, pp. i143-i168.

Endogenous Markups, Firm Productivity and International Trade: A Test of the Melitz-Ottaviano Model (with Flora Bellone, Patrick Musso and Lionel Nesta), Journal of Economic Geography, Vol. 16 (1), January 2016, pp. 67-91.

Rethinking De-Industrialization” (with Andrew Bernard and Valerie Smeets), Economic Policy, Vol 32 (89), January 2017, pp. 5-38.

Evaluating the net benefits of collective reputation: The case of Bordeaux wine (with Olivier Gergaud, Florine Livat and Bradley Rickard). Food Policy, 71, August 2017, pp. 8-16.

Performance, Career Dynamics, and Span of Control (with Valérie Smeets and Michael Waldman), Journal of Labor Economics, 37, no. 4, October 2019, pp. 1183-1213.

Coping with the Crisis and Export Diversification (with Kaleb Girma Abreha and Valérie Smeets), World Economy Volume 43, Issue 5 (Special Issue: What Makes a Successful Exporter), May 2020, pp. 1452-1481.

Trade Liberalization with Granular Firms” (with Martin Alfaro). Forthcoming, Economic Modelling.

Export Conditions in Small Countries and their Effects on Domestic Markets (with Martin Alfaro), December 2021. Forthcoming, Canadian Journal of Economics.

CV (Updated, December 2021)

Working papers/work in progress

“The Dynamics of Multinational Production: The Intensive and Extensive Margins of FDI Decisions of Korean Firms” (with Jung Hur and Haeyeon Yoon), March 2022.

“Theory for Extending Single-Product Production Function Estimation to Multi-Product Settings” (with Emmanuel Dhyne, Amil Petrin and Valérie Smeets), March 2022.

“Productivity Measurement and Exceptional Exporter Performance: Evidence from a Chinese Production Survey” (with Yao Amber Li and Valérie Smeets), February 2022, R&R at Journal of Development Economics.

“Firm Selection and Organizational Choice: Complex Patterns of Global Sourcing”, December 2021.

“AI, Robots and Productivity: New Evidence from ICT Use Surveys”, December 2021.

“Multiproduct Firms in French Manufacturing, the Rise of Subcontracting and Global Sourcing” December 2021.

“Deregulation and Spillovers in Multi-Product Production Settings” (with Emmanuel Dhyne and Amil Petrin), December 2021.

“Heterogeneous Globalization: Offshoring and Reorganization” (with Andrew Bernard, Teresa Fort and Valérie Smeets), November 2021. Under revision. See older version, NBER WP # 26864.

“Multi-Product Firms, Import Competition, and the Evolution of Firm-product Technical Efficiencies” (with Emmanuel Dhyne, Amil Petrin and Valérie Smeets), October 2021. See also the older NBER working paper.

“Firm Productivity and Labor Quality” (with Mons Chan, Sergio Salgado and Ming Xu), June 2021.

“The Impact of Research and Development on Quality, Productivity and Welfare” (with Mons Chan and Amil Petrin), January 2021.

“Changing Skill Structure and COVID-19” (with Elena Mattana and Valérie Smeets), August 2020.

“ICT, Firm Growth and Productivity” (with Valérie Smeets), May 2020. Still preliminary, under revision.


“GVC Dynamics: Shipping in a Global Pandemic” (with Ricard Gil).

“Multiproduct Firms, Market Size and Competition” (with Luca Macedoni).

“Offshoring and Productivity Mismeasurement: How Big is the Issue with Micro-Data?”

“Robots, Jobs and Productivity”.

“Recent Evolution of Markups in Danish Manufacturing”.

Old stuffs

A French Recipe to Become a Top Chef: Assortative Matching and Gradual Human Capital Accumulation in Creative Industries” (with Olivier Gergaud, Heiner Schumacher and Valérie Smeets). September 2020.

“Firm-Product Markups. Efficiency and Trade Openess” (with Andrea Lamorgese and Andrea Linarello).

“Offshoring and the Shortening of the Quality Ladder: Evidence from Danish Apparel” (with Valérie Smeets and Sharon Traiberman).

“Assessing Theories of Vertical Integration in Creative Industries: Mergers and Acquisitions in the US Video Game Industry” (with Ricard Gil).

“Markups, Productivity and Quality at the Firm-Product Level” (with Emmanuel Dhyne and Amil Petrin)