I am an Assistant Professor at the Department of Economics of the Washington University in St. Louis. You may find my CV here
[.pdf] and my current research below.
My contact address is: Department of Economics, Seigle Hall 339,
Campus Box 1208;
Washington University in St. Louis,
St. Louis MO 63130-4899.
E-mail me to: rauls[at]wustl.edu, or call me: 1-(314)-935-8195
'Methods versus Substance: the Effects of Technology Shocks on Hours', with Jose-Victor Rios-Rull, Frank Schorfheide, Cristina Fuentes-Albero and Maxym Khrysko [.pdf] [Other versions NBER 15373, Minn. FED Staff Report 433 ]
Journal of Monetary Economics (2012), 59(8), pp. 826-846.
'Redistributive Shocks and Productivity Shocks', with Jose-Victor Rios-Rull [.pdf] [code]
Journal of Monetary Economics (2010), 57(8), pp. 931-948.
'Land Misallocation and Productivity', with Diego Restuccia (2014) [.pdf]
'Inequality and Welfare in Rural and Urban Africa: The Consumption, Income and Wealth of the Very Poor', with Leandro M. de Magalhaes (2014) [.pdf]
'Partial Insurance and Aggregate Welfare in China 1989-2009', with Yu Zheng (2014) [.pdf] [Online Appendix]
'Labor Share Decline and the Capitalization of Intellectual Property Products', with Dongya Koh and Yu Zheng (2014) [.pdf] [Online Appendix]