Irene Botosaru

Assistant Professor in 
Economics 
Simon Fraser University, Canada

Visiting Lecturer in Economics
University of Bristol, UK

Curriculum Vitae



Research field: Econometrics                                 Brown Bag: 2017-2018 | TeachingBUEC 333 | ECON 431 | ECON 483 | Econ 837

Cemmap working paper CWP31/17. Submitted.

Identifying Distributions in a Panel Model with Heteroskedasticity: An Application to Earnings Volatility (2017).
SFU working paper dp17-11. R&R at Journal of Business Economics & StatisticsCESG

 On the Role of Covariates in the Synthetic Control Method (2017, with Bruno Ferman). 
MPRA working paper 81940. Submitted.

 
A Duration Model with Dynamic Unobserved Heterogeneity (2016).
The nonparametric version: R&R at Journal of Econometrics
The semiparametric version: |Paper| TSE working paper 11-262.


Work in progress
  • Time-Varying Linear Transformation Models with Fixed Effects and Endogeneity for Short Panels (with Chris Muris and Senay Sokullu)
  • Nonparametric Identification and Estimation of a Potential Hazard Model
  • Identification of a Duration Model with Time Deformed Unobserved Heterogeneity


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"Meta opens her eyes wide, and the blue seeps into them. She keeps them open until she is fat and swollen with color and the sky is drained pale. It is a slightly scary game: it could be that the sky doesn't like having its color taken away. So she closes her eyes and sends the blue back to where it came from..." 
M. Haushofer, Nowhere Ending Sky