José Ignacio Cuesta

Assistant Professor of Economics at Stanford University

Curriculum Vitae [pdf]

I am co-organizing a SITE conference on the IO of healthcare and credit markets with Liran Einav, Gastón Illanes and Neale Mahoney. More information here.


Price Regulation in Credit Markets: A Trade-off between Consumer Protection and Credit Access

with Alberto Sepúlveda | September 2021 | [pdf] [online appendix] [video]

Revise and resubmit, Econometrica

The Economics of the Public Option: Evidence from Local Pharmaceutical Markets

with Juan Pablo Atal, Felipe González and Cristóbal Otero | October 2021 | [pdf]

Revise and resubmit, American Economic Review

Quality Regulation and Competition: Evidence from Pharmaceutical Markets

with Juan Pablo Atal and Morten Sæthre | February 2022 | [pdf]

Vertical Integration between Hospitals and Insurers

with Carlos Noton and Benjamín Vatter | May 2019 | [pdf]


Information Frictions in Mortgage Refinancing

with Vivek Bhattacharya, Gastón Illanes, Ana María Montoya and Raimundo Undurraga | [pre-analysis plan]

Distance to Physicians and Value of Choice in Individual Health Insurance

with Pietro Tebaldi


Distorted Quality Signals in School Markets

with Felipe González and Cristián Larroulet

Journal of Development Economics, 2020 | [pdf] [published version]

Identification of Average Marginal Effects Under Misspecification when Covariates are Normal

with Jonathan Davis, Andrew Gianou and Alejandro Hoyos

Econometric Reviews, 2019 | [pdf] [published version]