Home

I am a Ph.D. candidate in Economics at Florida International University (FIU). I work primarily on international macroeconomics and monetary policy topics. I am on the job market this year and I will be available for interviews at the AEA/ASSA Annual Meeting in Atlanta in January 4-6, 2019.

Job Market Paper   Curriculum Vitae

Highlights:
  • I have been awarded a Dissertation Year Fellowship for the 2018-2019 Academic Year.
  • I spent the summer 2017 at the International Monetary Fund as part of the 2017 cohort of the Fund Internship Program.
    • Paper title: "Export Elasticities in CAPDR: a Market Share Approach" with Yan Carrière-Swallow and Jaume Puig Forne.

Research fields: 
International Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics.

Email: 
ralva021@fiu.edu