Research
March - 2016


Publications
  1. Technical Change, Wage Inequality and Taxes, The American Economic Review, Volume 105 No. 10 (2015) 3061–3101
    (joint with Musab Kurnaz and Christopher Sleet)
  2. A Theory of Political and Economic Cycles, Journal of Economic Theory, 153 (2014) 224-251
    (joint with Pricila Maziero, Pierre Yared) - APPENDIX
  3. Revision Proofness, Journal of Economic Theory, 152 (2014) 324-355
    (joint with Christopher Sleet)
  4. A Model of Banknote Discounts, Journal of Economic Theory, 142 (2008) 5-27
    (joint with Francesca Carapella, Pricila Maziero, Warren Weber)

Working Papers

  1. Taxing Top CEO Incomes  (joint with Christopher Sleet) (Updated - Mar 2016)
  2. Taxing Atlas: Executive Compensation, Firm Size and Their Impact on Optimal Top Income Tax Rates (joint with A. Andres Bellofatto and Jessie Jiaxu Wang) (Updated - Feb 2016)
  3. Non-Exclusive Dynamic Contracts  and the Limits of Insurance (Updated Mar - 2014)
    (joint with Pricila Maziero)
  4. Accounting for Private Information 
    (joint with Pricila Maziero)
  5. Adverse Selection and Non-exclusive Contracts (Updated May - 2014)
    (joint with Pricila Maziero)
  6. Is There “Too Much” Inequality in Health Spending Across Income Groups? (Updated May - 2014)
    (joint with Roozbeh Hosseini, Larry E. Jones)
  7. Innovation Tournaments with Multiple Contributors (Updated - Mar 2016)
    (joint with  Soo-Haeng Cho and Ersin Korpeoglu)
  8. Optimal Award Scheme in Innotvation Tournaments (New)
    (joint with  Soo-Haeng Cho and Ersin Korpeoglu)

Work in Progress


  1. Health Outcomes and Health Spending Across OECD Countries: The Importance of Obesity (joint with Roozbeh Hosseini and Yue Li)
  2. Taxation and Organization  (joint with Christopher Sleet)