“The Life-Cycle Dynamics of Exporters and Multinational Firms", with Anna Gumpert, Haishi Li, Andreas Moxnes, and Felix Tintelnot. Journal of International Economics, 126, September 2020.
“The Economics of Innovation, Knowledge Diffusion, and Globalization", with Nelson Lind. Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Economics and Finance, July 2019. NBER WP 25071.
“Innovation and Production in the Global Economy" with Costas Arkolakis, Andres Rodriguez-Clare, and Stephen Yeaple. American Economic Review, 108(8): 2128-73, August 2018. Online appendix. Slides. VOX column. Focoeconomico.org.
“Trade, Domestic Frictions, and Scale Effects" with Andres Rodriguez-Clare and Milagro Saborio-Rodriguez. American Economic Review, 106(10): 3159-84, October 2016. Slides. Online appendix (extension to multinational production).
“Intra-firm Trade and Vertical Fragmentation in U.S. Multinational Corporations" with Veronica Rappoport and Kim Ruhl. Journal of International Economics, 98(1): 51-59, January 2016. Slides. VOX column.
“Multinational Production: Data and Stylized Facts" with Andres Rodriguez-Clare and Felix Tintelnot. American Economic Review, Papers and Proceedings, 105(5): 530-36, May 2015. Slides. Online Appendix. Data.
“A Quantitative Approach to Multinational Production". Journal of International Economics, 93(1), 108-122, May 2014.
“The Proximity-Concentration Tradeoff under Uncertainty" with Veronica Rappoport and Kim Ruhl. Review of Economic Studies, 80(4), 1582–1621, October 2013. Slides.
“Trade, Multinational Production, and the Gains from Openness" with Andres Rodriguez-Clare. Journal of Political Economy, 121(2), 273-322, April 2013. Slides. Supplemental appendix.
“The Role of Multinational Production in a Risky Environment" with Veronica Rappoport. Journal of International Economics, 81(2), 240-252, July 2010. Slides.
“Growth, Size, and Openness: A Quantitative Approach" with Andres Rodriguez-Clare. American Economic Review, Papers and Proceedings, 100(2), 62-67, May 2010. Slides. Data.
“The Effects of Foreign Plants on Industry Productivity: Evidence from Chile". Scandinavian Journal of Economics, 111(4), 789-809, December 2009. Special Issue on Heterogeneous Firms and International Trade. Technical appendix.
“Firm-Embedded Know-How and Cross-Country Income Differences" with Vanessa Alviarez and Javier Cravino. First version: June 2019. NBER Working Paper No 27915. Slides. Non-technical summary (Minneapolis Fed).
SELECTED WORK IN PROGRESS
"Comparative Advantage and Home-Market Effects under Uncertainty" with Xiao Ma.
"Globalization, Multinational Firms, and R&D" with Nelson Lind.
"Factory Asia: The Determinants of Multinational Activity in the context of Global Value Chains". August 2016. Working paper, Asian Development Bank. Slides.
"FDI Entry Mode and the Activity of Affiliates of Multinational Firms". October 2016. Working paper, Asian Development Bank.