I am an Assistant Professor at the Department of Economics in Universidad Diego Portales. My current research interests are in the areas of vertical relationships between manufacturers and retailers, retailers pricing strategies, and the effects of nutritional information on consumer behavior.
Address: Av. Santa Clara 797, Huechuraba, Santiago, Chile, 8581169
- University of California Berkeley, Ph.D. in Economics (2010)
- Harvard University, Master in Public Administration/International Development (2002)
- Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Master in Economics (1999)
- Universidad Adolfo Ibáñez, B.A. in Business and Economics (1996)
- "Are Supermarkets Squeezing Small Suppliers? Evidence from Negotiated Wholesale Prices", with Carlos Noton, The Economic Journal (forthcoming).
- "Sticky Prices and Deviations from the Law of One Price: Evidence from Mexican Micro-Price Data ", Journal of International Economics, 2016, Vol. 98, pp. 191-203.
- "Heterogeneous Price Dynamics, Synchronization and Retail Chain: Evidence from Scanner Data", Emerging Markets Finance and Trade, 2014, Vol. 50, No. 6, pp. 137-153.
- "Monetary Policy in Latin America: Underpinnings and Procedures", with José Tessada and Vittorio Corbo, Latin American Journal of Economics, 1999, Vol. 36, No. 109, pp. 897-927.
Working Papers and Work in Progress
- "Dynamic Effects of Price Promotions: Evidence from a Large-Scale Field Experiment and Supply-Side Implications", with Pedro Gardete, Rosario Macera and Carlos Noton (submitted)
- "Upstream Mergers and Bargaining Power" with Gautam Gowrisankaran and Carlos Noton
- "On the Sources of Bargaining Power" with Carlos Noton
- "The Effects of Nutritional Information on Consumers Purchases of Healthy Food", with Carlos Noton and Daniel Schwartz