Martí Mestieri's Research Page

Assistant Professor of Economics, Northwestern University.

Contact marti.mestieri at northwestern dot edu.

Curriculum Vitae (pdf)

Research Interests Economic Growth and International Trade

NBER Economic Growth Winter Meeting  I am co-organizing with Chris Tonetti

Work in Progress 

Trade and Inequality: Evidence from France, with Sergi Basco, Maxime Liegey and Gabriel Smagghue (draft available upon request).

Demand-driven Labor Market Polarization, with Diego Comin and Ana Danieli (draft available upon request).

Innovation, Growth and Trade: Evidence from 100 Years of World Patenting, with Enrico Berkes and Kristina Manysheva (slides avaliable upon request).

Endogenous Structural Change, with Diego Comin and Danial Lashkari 
(draft available upon request).

The Natural Rate of Structural Change, with Paco Buera, Joe Kaboski and Daniel O'Connor (slides avaliable upon request).

Working Papers

Structural Change with Long-run Income and Price Effects, with Diego Comin and Danial Lashkari, online appendixR&R, Econometrica. 

(with replication codes when applicable)

Heterogeneous Trade Costs and Wage Inequality: A Model of Two Globalizations, with Sergi Basco, Journal of International Economics, March 2013, vol. 89(2), pp. 393-406.

Human Capital Accumulation and Occupational Choice: Implications for Economic Development, with Johanna Schauer and Robert Townsend, online appendix, replication files. Review of Economic Dynamics (special issue on Human Capital and Inequality), May 2017, vol. 25 (2017), pp. 151–186.

Mergers along the Global Supply Chain: Information Technologies and Routine Tasks, with Sergi Basco, media: voxeuWP version. Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, April 2017. 

Technology Diffusion: Measurement, Causes and Consequences, with Diego Comin, Handbook of Economic Growth, 2014, vol 2B, Ch. 2,  pp. 565–622.