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Academic Positions
Research Scientist (CNRS), CREST, Paris, France
Research Scientist on leave from the IAE (CSIC), Barcelona, Spain

2004         Ph.D. in Economics, European University Institute, Florence

Fields of Interest
Macroeconomics, Labor Economics, International Trade, Contract Theory


"Dynamic Contracts and Learning-by-Doing", Forthcoming in Mathematics and Financial Economics

2. "Dynamic Contracts when Agent's Quality is Unknown" with Boyan Jovanovic, Forthcoming in Theoretical Economics

3. “Efficiency Gains from Trade and Labor Market Outcomes” with Gabriel Flebermayr, Nordic Economic Policy Review, 2013, Vol. 1, pp. 45-72

4. “Job Market Signaling and Employer Learning”, with Carlos Alós-Ferrer, Journal of Economic Theory, 2012, Vol. 147 (5), pp. 1787-1817

5. “Trade and Unemployment: What Do the Data Say”, with Gabriel Felbermayr and Hans-Jörg Schmerer, European Economic Review, 2011, Vol. 55 (6), pp. 741-758

6. “Product Market Regulation, Firm Selection and Unemployment”, with Gabriel Felbermayr, Journal of the European Economic Association, 2011, Vol. 9 (2), pp. 278-318

7. “Globalization and Labor Market Outcomes: Wage Bargaining, Search Frictions and Firm Heterogeneity”, with Gabriel Felbermayr and Hans-Jörg Schmerer, Journal of Economic Theory, 2011, Vol. 146 (1), pp. 39-73

8. “The Rate of Learning-by-doing: Estimates from a Search-matching Model”, Journal of Applied Econometrics, 2010, Vol. 25 (6), pp. 929-962.
Jointly awarded the 2012 Richard Stone Prize in Applied Econometrics.

9. “Employment Protection, Product Market Regulation and Firm Selection”, with Winfried Koeniger, Economic Journal, 2007, Vol. 117, F302–F332

10. “The Impact of Disembodied Technological Progress on Unemployment”, Review of Economic Dynamics, 2007, Vol. 10 (1), pp. 106-125

11. “Job Separation under Uncertainty and the Wage Distribution”, The B.E. Journal of Macroeconomics (Contributions), 2006, Vol. 6 (1), Article 2

12. “Increasing Optimism and Demand Uncertainty”, Economics Bulletin, 2005, Vol. 12 (10), pp. 1-8

Awards and Grants
2013     CNRS Excellence in Science Award
2012     Richard Stone Prize in Applied Econometrics
2008     Schrödinger Grant
2008     First Prize of the Bank Austria Research Award
2007     Austrian Young Economist Award

Julien Prat,
Oct 5, 2016, 11:49 AM