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Optimal Monetary and Fiscal Policy for Small Open and Emerging Economies
This dissertation computes the optimal monetary and fiscal policy for small open and emerging economies in an estimated medium-scale model. The model departs from the conventional approach as it encompasses all the major ...
Explaining the Effects of Fiscal Shocks
This dissertation is motivated by the fact that while the literature has had a great deal of success in developing empirical models for monetary policy analysis, the same can not be said for fiscal policy. This work advances ...
Migration, Remittances and Growth
In the first chapter of my dissertation I analyze the effect of migration and remittances on a small, open, migrant-sending country in the context of an endogenous growth model with technology transfers. I demonstrate that, ...
Essays in Industrial Organization and Econometrics
This dissertation consists of three chapters relating to identification and inference in dynamic microeconometric models including dynamic discrete games with many players, dynamic games with discrete and ...
Essays on Macroeconomics in the Frequency Domain
This dissertation consists of three essays on macroeconomics in the frequency domain. In the first essay, I show that whereas the High-Frequency volatility of the majority of the macroeconomic series declined after the early ...
Essays in Empirical Macroeconomics
This dissertation consists of three essays in empirical macroeconomics. In the first essay, I explore the dynamic effects of aggregate news about future technology improvements on sectoral fundamentals. I document ...