Matias Cortes

I am an Associate Professor at the Department of Economics at York University in Toronto, a Research Fellow at IZA, CReAM and RCEA, and a Co-Editor at The Manchester School.

My primary research field is Labor Economics, with a focus on occupational mobility, technological change, wage inequality, skill transferability and the task content of occupations.

Contact Details:

Mailing Address: Room 1088 Vari Hall, Department of Economics, York University, 4700 Keele Street, Toronto, Ontario, M3J 1P3, Canada

Phone: +1 (416) 736-2100, extension 33987


On Sabbatical during the 2020-2021 academic year. Scheduled visits:

  • University of British Columbia, July-September 2020

  • HEC MontrĂ©al, October-December 2020

  • Banco Central de Costa Rica, January-March 2021