Andrés Elberg

I am an Assistant Professor at the School of Management of Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile. 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.

Contact info

Address: Av. Vicuña Mackenna 4860, Macul, Santiago, Chile

Email: aelberg[at]uc[dot]cl

Short Bio

  • 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)


  • "Dynamic Effects of Price Promotions: Field Evidence, Consumer Search, and Supply-Side Implications", with Pedro Gardete, Rosario Macera and Carlos Noton. Quantitative Marketing and Economics (forthcoming).
  • "Are Supermarkets Squeezing Small Suppliers? Evidence from Negotiated Wholesale Prices", with Carlos Noton, The Economic Journal, 2018, Vol 128, No. 610, pp. 1304-1330. Media Coverage at the LSE Business Review.
  • "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