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Josep Pijoan-Mas

Ph.D. in Economics, University College London, 2002

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Josep Pijoan-Mas

Research interests

Macroeconomics with Heterogeneous Agents: consumption, savings, labor, health; Growth and Development: structural change, firm dynamics, misallocation

Selected publications

  • "Growing like Spain: 1995-2007," with Manuel Garcia-Santana, Enrique Moral-Benito and Roberto Ramos, International Economic Review, 61 (2020), 383-416.
  • "Labor supply with job assignment under balanced growth," with Claudio Michelacci, Journal of Economic Theory, 163 (2016), 110-140.
  • "Heterogeneity in Expected Longevities," with Víctor Ríos-Rull, Demography, 51 (2014), 2075-2102.
  • "The Reservation Laws in India and the Misallocation of Production Factors," with Manuel García-Santana, Journal of Monetary Economics, 66 (2014), 193-209.
  • "Intertemporal Labor Supply with Search Frictions," with Claudio Michelacci, Review of Economic Studies, 79 (2012), 899-931.
  • "Pricing Risk in Economies with Heterogeneous Agents and Incomplete Markets," Journal of the European Economic Association, 5 (2007), 987-1015.
  • "Precautionary Savings or Working Longer Hours?," Review of Economic Dynamics, 9 (2006), 326-352.
  • "Precautionary Savings and Wealth Distribution under Habit Formation," with A. Diaz and V. Rios-Rull, Journal of Monetary Economics, 50 (2003), 1257-1291.