Welcome

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


New and revised papers

Trade Liberalization and Firm Productivity: Estimation Methods Matter (with J. M. Kealey and C. Sosa-Padilla), accepted by Economic Inquiry.

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.

The Canadian Productivity Stagnation, 2002-2014 (with J. C. Conesa), Canadian Journal of Economics, vol. 52(2), May 2019.

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.

Optimal Design and Quantitative Evaluation of the Minimum Wage (with Z. L. Mahone).


Conferences co-organized 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, 2018 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