Work in Progress

Job Search and Life Cycle Decisions_[IADB Grant]_Joint with E. Kawamura

We use the model to evaluate the impact of alternative social security systems in Latam

A model of unemployment duration: sectoral mobility across different regions

This paper proposes a partial equilibrium search model to describe the dynamic behavior of unemployment spells across different sectors and regions in Argentina. I use a novel data set to construct an empirical transition matrix which is used to calibrate the model.