Nicolas Roys

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I am an Assistant Professor of Economics at The University of Wisconsin - Madison

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Research Interests

    Macroeconomics and Labor Economics

Working Papers

    The Causal Effect of Parents’ Education on Children's Earnings with Tim Lee and Ananth Seshadri. 

Work in Progress

    Occupational Choice and Changes in the Wage Structure with Chris Taber.

    Training, Firm Heterogeneity and Frictions with Rasmus Lentz.

    Human Capital Externalities with Junjie Guo and Ananth Seshadri.

    Can Redistribution Lead to Economic Development? with Tim Lee and Ananth Seshadri.

Published Papers

    Size Dependent Regulations, Firm Size Distribution and Reallocation with Francois Gourio, Quantitative Economics, 2014, Vol. 5(2), 377-416

    Optimal Investment Policy with Fixed Adjustment Costs and Irreversibility, Economics Letters, 2014, Vol. 124(3), 416-419  


    ECON 302 Intermediate Macroeconomics, Spring 2015


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