My main research interest is in macroeconomic phenomena that take place at business cycle frequencies. Recent papers investigate this from different angles, including the information contained in inventories, the stimulative potential of redistributive policies and the role of sticky prices in propagating monetary shocks.
"Selection and Monetary Non-Neutrality in Time-Dependent Pricing Models" (with Carlos Carvalho). Journal of Monetary Economics 76 (November 2015): 141-156. Download Technical Appendix. Download Mathematica Files.
"What Inventory Behavior Tells Us About How Business Cycles Have Changed" (with Pierre-Daniel Sarte and Thomas Lubik). Journal of Monetary Economics 76 (November 2015): 264-283. Download Supplementary Material.
"Time To Produce and Emerging Market Crises." Journal of Monetary Economics 68 (November 2014): 37-52.
"Does Redistribution Increase Output? The Centrality of Labor Supply" (with Kartik B. Athreya and Andrew Owens), Revised May 2015.
"The Benefits of Commitment to a Currency Peg: Lessons from the National Banking System" (with Scott Fulford), September 2015. (Updated version of WP 13-18.)