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Recent Working Papers
“Transitional Dynamics in Aggregate Models of Innovative Investments” with Andrew Atkeson and Manolis Chatzikonstantinou, November 2018, in preparation for the Annual Review of Economics, Appendix
“Exchange Rates and Prices: Evidence from the 2015 Swiss Franc Appreciation” with Raphael Auer and Sarah Lein, September 2018
“Tradability and the Labor Market Impact of Immigration: Theory and Evidence for the U.S.” with Gordon Hanson, Lin Tian and Jonathan Vogel, November 2018, Slides
Older Working Papers
“Factor Prices and International Trade: A Unifying Perspective” with Jonathan Vogel, September 2011
“Understanding Movements in Aggregate and Product-Level Real-Exchange Rates,’’ with Nir Jaimovich, October 2012
“Prices and Market Shares in a Menu Cost Model,” with Christian Hellwig, September 2007
“Distribution Costs and Real Exchange Rate Dynamics,” with Joao Neves and Sergio Rebelo, Journal of Monetary Economics, September 2003.
“Large Devaluations and the Real Exchange Rate,” with Martin Eichenbaum and Sergio Rebelo, Journal of Political Economy, August 2005, Data and replication materials
“Inflation and Output Dynamics with State Dependent Pricing Decisions,” Journal of Monetary Economics, October 2006.
“Modeling Exchange Rate Passthrough After Large Devaluations,” with Martin Eichenbaum and Sergio Rebelo, Journal of Monetary Economics, March 2007.
“Trade, production sharing and the international transmission of business cycles,” with Chris Kurz and Linda Tesar, Journal of Monetary Economics, May 2008.
“Pricing to Market, Trade Costs, and International Relative Prices,” with Andrew Atkeson, American Economic Review, December 2008, Data used in the paper
“Foreign Know-How, Firm Control, and the Income of Developing Countries,” with Alexander Monge-Naranjo, Quarterly Journal of Economics, February 2009
“Innovation, Firm dynamics, and International Trade,” with Andrew Atkeson, Journal of Political Economy, June 2010, Online appendix , Matlab codes , Slides
“Measured Aggregate Gains from International Trade” with Javier Cravino, AEJ Macro, April 2015, Supplementary appendix, Slides
“International Trade, Technology, and the Skill Premium” with Jonathan Vogel, Journal of Political Economy, October 2017, Slides
“Changes in Between Group Inequality: Computers, Occupations, and International Trade” with Eduardo Morales and Jonathan Vogel, June 2018, forthcoming AEJ Macro
“Investment Prices and Exchange Rates: Some Basic Facts,” with Joao Neves and Sergio Rebelo, Journal of the European Economic Association, April/May 2004.
“The Importance of Nontradables Goods' Prices in Cyclical Real Exchange Rate Fluctuations,” with Martin Eichenbaum and Sergio Rebelo, Japan and the World Economy, August 2006.
“Pricing to Market in a Ricardian Model of International Trade,” with Andrew Atkeson, American Economic Review Papers and Proceedings, May 2007.
“Welfare Costs of Inflation in a Menu Cost Model,’’ with Christian Hellwig, American Economic Review Papers and Proceedings, May 2008.