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Roc Armenter

Vice President and Economist

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Publications

  • “The Perils of Nominal Targets,” Review of Economic Studies, forthcoming.
  • “Taxes and Capital Structure: Understanding Firms' Savings,” with Viktoria Hnatkovska, Journal of Monetary Economics, 87, pp. 13-33, 2017.
  • “Excess Reserves and Monetary Policy Normalization,” with Ben Lester, Review of Economic Dynamics, 23, pp. 212-235, 2017.
  • “A Balls-and-Bins Model of Trade: A Reply,” with Miklós Koren, American Economic Review, 106(3), pp. 852-854, 2016.
  • “Sustainable Monetary Policy and Inflation Expectations,” B.E. Journal of Macroeconomics, 16 (2), pp. 301-334, 2016.
  • "Economies of Scale and the Size of Exporters," with Miklos Koren, Journal of the European Economic Association, 13(3), pp. 482-511, 2015.
  • "A Balls-and-Bins Model of Trade," with Miklós Koren, American Economic Review, 104(7), pp. 2127-51, 2014.
  • "Fraud Deterrence in Dynamic Mirrleesian Economies," with Thomas M. Mertens, 2013, Journal of Monetary Economics, 60(2), pp. 139-151.
  • "Intertemporal Distortions in the Second Best," with Stefania Albanesi, Review of Economic Studies, 79(4), pp. 1271-1307.
  • "Accounting for Development through Investment Prices," with Amartya Lahiri, Journal of Monetary Economics, 59(6), pp. 550-564.
  • "Credible Redistributive Policies and Migration Across U.S. States," with Francesc Ortega, Review of Economic Dynamics, 13 (2010), pp. 403-423.
  • "Of Nutters and Doves," with Martin Bodenstein, B.E. Journal of Macroeconomics, 9(1), 2009, art. 35.
  • "A Note on Incomplete Factor Taxation, "Journal of Public Economics, 92 (2008), pp. 2275-2281.
  • "A General Theory (and Some Evidence) of Expectation Traps in Monetary Policy, "Journal of Money, Credit, and Banking, 40 (2008), pp. 867-896.
  • "Time-Consistent Fiscal Policy and Heterogeneous Agents, "Review of Economic Dynamics, 10 (2007), pp. 31-54.
  • "Can the U.S. Monetary Policy Fall (Again) in an Expectation Trap?" (with Martin Bodenstein), Macroeconomic Dynamics, 12 (2008), pp. 664-693.
  • "Equilibrium Selection Through Incomplete Information in Coordination Games: An Experimental Study" (with Antonio Cabrales and Rosemarie Nagel),Experimental Economics, 10 (2007), pp. 221-234.
  • “Credible Redistribution Policy and Skilled Migration,’’ with Francesc Ortega, European Economic Review, 55, pp. 228-245, 2011.

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Research Interests

  • Macroeconomics
  • International Economics
  • Development Economics
  • Optimal Policy
  • Last update: August 18, 2017