Sekyu Choi
(Phd in Economics, University of Pennsylvania 2009)



Assistant Professor
Department of Economics
Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

affiliated professor and research fellow at
Barcelona Graduate School of Economics
and
MOVE


[ cv in pdf format ] [ email: sekyu.choi@uab.cat  ]



Research Papers:

[1] Worker Turnover and Unemployment Insurance (Joint with Javier Fernandez-Blanco) comming soon!

[2] Unemployment Heterogeneity Across Households and Time: Evidence and a Quantitative Theory (Joint with Arnau Valladares-Esteban, May 2014) Preliminary!

[3] Occupational Mobility Across Years, Decades and a Century (February 2014. VERY preliminary)

[4] Unemployment, Participation and Worker Flows over the Life-Cycle (Joint with Alexandre Janiak and Benjamin Villena-Roldán. March 2014). accepted at The Economic Journal.
        Here is the data from the paper: flows.
        Here is the online appendix: web appendix.

[5] The Value of Remarriage: Welfare Effects of Divorce Legalization (Joint with Clement Joubert).
        Preliminary!


[6] Revisiting the Effect of Household Size on Consumption Over the Life-Cycle (Joint with Alexander Bick, May 2013).
        Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, 37 (2013) pp. 2998-3011.
        Online Appendix
        Data used in the paper: extprofiles (comma delimited file)
        Code [fortran]

[7] Fertility Risk in the Life-Cycle (December 2013).
        R&R.

[8] Understanding the Dynamics of Labor Share: The Role of Noncompetitive Factor Prices (Joint with José-Víctor Ríos-Rull, 2009)         Annales d'Economie et Statistique, No. 95/96.

[9]
Recessions, Openness and Exchange Rate Regime (In Spanish. Joint with Felipe Larraín B., December 2003)
        Latin American Journal of Economics
, 121, 668-677

[10] Money as a Leading Indicator (In Spanish. Joint with Luis Felipe Lagos, August 2003)
       
Latin American Journal of Economics,  120, 259-28



Teaching:

[ Macroeconomia II (2014) ] [ Dynamic Programming and Business Cycles (IDEA) ]



Links and Stuff:

If you want to learn how to use Tex

Guide to fortran90. Also, good introductions to message passing interface and open mp.

Excellent sources of data: ICPR (general interest), IPUMS (for census and CPS), PSID and NLSY

Gapminder



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