Welcome to my personal webpage

I am an Assistant Professor at the Department of Economics of McMaster University

New and revised papers
This paper was formerly circulated with the title "Trade Policy Reform and Firm-level Productivity Growth: Does the Choice of Production Function Matter?"

The Curious Incident of Luxury Imports during the Top-Income Surge (with S. Houle and M. R. Veall).

Gains from Trade with Variable Trade Elasticities (with W. J. Brooks) --- R&R International Economic Review. 
This paper was formerly circulated with the title "Nonlinear Gravity."

 The Canadian Productivity Stagnation, 2002-2014 (with J. C. Conesa), Canadian Journal of Economics, forthcoming.

∙ The Neoclassical Growth Model and the Labor Share Decline (with Z. L. Mahone and J. Naval).

∙ Improving the Analysis of Trade Policy (with T. J. Kehoe and J. Rossbach), Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis Economic Policy Paper, 18-1, January 2018.

- Online Appendix for Routine Manual Labor Market Construction.

Conferences and visits
 2014 Canadian Macroeconomics Study Group
∙ 2015 Workshop in International Economics
∙ 2016 Junior Faculty Workshop
∙ 2017, 2018 Annual Workshop of South Ontario Macro Economists (A.W.S.O.M.E.)
∙ 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 Productivity, Aggregate Efficiency and Labor: Latest Advances (a.k.a. "The P.A.E.L.L.A. workshop")
List of people invited to give a talk at Mac

My e-mails
pau [at] pujolasfons.com
pujolasp [at] mcmaster.ca