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Postal address:Department of Economics American University 4400 Massachusetts Ave NW Washington, DC 20016 USA
Workplace:Department of Economics, American University, (more information at EDIRC)
Forum for Macroeconomics and Macroeconomic Policies, Hans Böckler Stiftung (Hans Böckler Foundation), (more information at EDIRC)
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Working Papers

2021

  1. Systems estimation of a structural model of distribution and demand in the US economy
    Working Papers, University of Massachusetts Boston, Economics Department Downloads
    Also in Working Papers, Post Keynesian Economics Society (PKES) (2020) Downloads View citations (1)
    FMM Working Paper, IMK at the Hans Boeckler Foundation, Macroeconomic Policy Institute (2020) Downloads

2020

  1. On Multi-Sector and Multi-Technique Models, Production Functions and Goodwin Cycles: A Reply to Libman
    Working Papers, New School for Social Research, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in European Journal of Economics and Economic Policies: Intervention (2020)

2018

  1. Long-term shifts in demand and distribution in neo-Kaleckian and neo-Goodwinian models
    Working Papers, American University, Department of Economics Downloads

2017

  1. Trumping the NAFTA renegotiation An alternative policy framework for Mexican-United States cooperation and economic convergence
    Sede Subregional de la CEPAL en México (Estudios e Investigaciones), Naciones Unidas Comisión Económica para América Latina y el Caribe (CEPAL) Downloads View citations (1)

2015

  1. Integration, Productivity, and Inclusion in Mexico: A Macro Perspective
    Working Papers, American University, Department of Economics Downloads
  2. International Trade and Development
    Working Papers, American University, Department of Economics Downloads
  3. Wage-led Versus Profit-led Demand Regimes: The Long and Short of It
    Working Papers, American University, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Journal Article in Review of Keynesian Economics (2016)

2014

  1. Structural Change, the Real Exchange Rate, and the Balance of Payments in Mexico, 1960-2012
    Working Papers, American University, Department of Economics Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Cambridge Journal of Economics (2016)

2013

  1. Economic Stagnation in the United States: Underlying Causes and Global Consequences
    Working Papers, American University, Department of Economics Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Brazilian Journal of Political Economy (2014)
  2. Trade liberalization and the balance of payments constraint with intermediate imports: the case of Mexico revisited
    Working Papers, American University, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (9)
    See also Journal Article in Structural Change and Economic Dynamics (2013)

2012

  1. Does the Balance of Payments Constraint Explain the Slowdown in Mexican Economic Growth after Trade Liberalization?
    Working Papers, American University, Department of Economics Downloads
  2. Stolper-Samuelson Revisited: Trade and Distribution with Oligopolistic Profits
    Working Papers, American University, Department of Economics Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Metroeconomica (2012)
  3. Trade and the Development Gap
    Working Papers, American University, Department of Economics Downloads

2010

  1. NAFTA, Trade, and Development
    University of California at San Diego, Center for U.S.-Mexican Studies, Center for U.S.-Mexican Studies, UC San Diego Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in Working Papers, American University, Department of Economics (2009) Downloads
  2. Open economy models of distribution and growth
    Working Papers, American University, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (6)

2009

  1. Comercio, Empleo y Distribución: Efectos de la Integración Regional y Global
    Working Papers, American University, Department of Economics Downloads
  2. Export-led growth, real exchange rates and the fallacy of composition
    Working Papers, American University, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Chapter (2010)
  3. Long-Run Growth in Open Economies: Export-Led Cumulative Causation or a Balance-of-Payments Constraint?
    Working Papers, American University, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (23)

2008

  1. External Shocks, Structural Change, and Economic Growth in Mexico 1979–2006
    Working Papers, American University, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in Working Papers, Political Economy Research Institute, University of Massachusetts at Amherst (2007) Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Would a North American monetary union protect Canada and Mexico against the ravages of “Dutch disease”?
    Working Papers, American University, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (1)

2007

  1. Mecanismos para enfrentar las asimetrías sociales y económicas en el proceso de integración en América Latina y el Caribe: el caso de América del Norte
    Documentos de Proyectos, Naciones Unidas Comisión Económica para América Latina y el Caribe (CEPAL) Downloads
  2. The Fallacy of Composition and Contractionary Devaluations: The Output Impact of Real Exchange Rate Shocks in Developing Countries that Export Manufactures
    Working Papers, American University, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (5)

2006

  1. Developing Country Exports of Manufactures: Moving Up the Ladder to Escape the Fallacy of Composition?
    UMASS Amherst Economics Working Papers, University of Massachusetts Amherst, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (4)
    Also in Working Papers, American University, Department of Economics (2006) Downloads View citations (4)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Development Studies (2008)
  2. Macroeconomic and Structural Constraints on Export-Led Growth in Mexico
    Working Papers, American University, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (9)
  3. Price Competition and the Fallacy of Composition in Developing Country Exports of Manufactures: Estimates of Short-Run Growth Effects
    UMASS Amherst Economics Working Papers, University of Massachusetts Amherst, Department of Economics Downloads
  4. The Economic Consequences of Dollar Appreciation for US Manufacturing Investment: A Time-Series Analysis
    Working Papers, American University, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Journal Article in International Review of Applied Economics (2007)
  5. Unpublished Statistical Appendix to: Price Competition and the Fallacy of Composition in Developing Country Exports of Manufactures: Estimates of Short-Run Growth Effects
    Working Papers, American University, Department of Economics Downloads

2000

  1. International Capital Mobility, Macroeconomic Imbalances, and the Risk of Global Contraction
    SCEPA working paper series., Schwartz Center for Economic Policy Analysis (SCEPA), The New School Downloads View citations (3)

1996

  1. Labor Rents, Ajustment Costs, and the Cost of U.S. Steel Trade Restraints in the 1980s
    International Trade, University Library of Munich, Germany Downloads
    See also Journal Article in International Review of Applied Economics (1997)
  2. NAFTA, the Peso Crisis, and the Contradictions of the Mexican Economic Growth Strategy
    SCEPA working paper series., Schwartz Center for Economic Policy Analysis (SCEPA), The New School Downloads View citations (5)

1993

  1. On beyond NAFTA: employment, growth, and income distribution effects of a Western Hemisphere free trade area
    Sede de la CEPAL en Santiago (Estudios e Investigaciones), Naciones Unidas Comisión Económica para América Latina y el Caribe (CEPAL) Downloads
    See also Book (1995)

Journal Articles

2021

  1. Thirlwall's law is not a tautology, but some empirical tests of it nearly are
    Review of Keynesian Economics, 2021, 9, (2), 175-203 Downloads

2020

  1. On multi-sector and multi-technique models, production functions and Goodwin cycles: a reply to Libman
    European Journal of Economics and Economic Policies: Intervention, 2020, 17, (3), 295-306 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2020)

2016

  1. Structural change, the real exchange rate and the balance of payments in Mexico, 1960–2012
    Cambridge Journal of Economics, 2016, 40, (2), 507-539 Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Working Paper (2014)
  2. The US economy since the crisis: slow recovery and secular stagnation
    European Journal of Economics and Economic Policies: Intervention, 2016, 13, (2), 203-214 Downloads View citations (15)
  3. The debate over ‘Thirlwall's law’: balance-of-payments-constrained growth reconsidered
    European Journal of Economics and Economic Policies: Intervention, 2016, 13, (3), 275-290 Downloads View citations (4)
  4. Wage-led versus profit-led demand regimes: the long and the short of it
    Review of Keynesian Economics, 2016, 4, (4), 373-390 Downloads View citations (35)
    See also Working Paper (2015)

2015

  1. Book review: Marc Lavoie and Engelbert Stockhammer (eds), Wage-Led Growth: An Equitable Strategy for Economic Recovery (International Labour Organization and Palgrave Macmillan, Houndmills, Basingstoke, UK 2013) 208 pp
    Review of Keynesian Economics, 2015, 3, (2), 269-273 Downloads

2014

  1. Economic stagnation in the United States: underlying causes and global consequences
    Brazilian Journal of Political Economy, 2014, 34, (4), 689-725 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2013)
  2. The Mexican and U.S. Economies After Twenty Years of NAFTA
    International Journal of Political Economy, 2014, 43, (2), 5-26 Downloads View citations (1)

2013

  1. Trade liberalization and the balance of payments constraint with intermediate imports: The case of Mexico revisited
    Structural Change and Economic Dynamics, 2013, 25, (C), 33-47 Downloads View citations (8)
    See also Working Paper (2013)

2012

  1. STOLPER–SAMUELSON REVISITED: TRADE AND DISTRIBUTION WITH OLIGOPOLISTIC PROFITS
    Metroeconomica, 2012, 63, (3), 569-598 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2012)

2010

  1. NAFTA, Trade and Development (Robert A. Blecker and Gerardo Esquivel)
    CESifo Forum, 2010, 11, (04), 17-30 Downloads

2009

  1. Davidson on Keynes: the open economy dimension
    Journal of Post Keynesian Economics, 2009, 32, (1), 19-41 Downloads
  2. External Shocks, Structural Change, and Economic Growth in Mexico, 1979-2007
    World Development, 2009, 37, (7), 1274-1284 Downloads View citations (11)
  3. Special Symposium on "Financial instability and crisis"
    European Journal of Economics and Economic Policies: Intervention, 2009, 6, (2), 174-202 Downloads

2008

  1. Developing Country Exports of Manufactures: Moving Up the Ladder to Escape the Fallacy of Composition?
    Journal of Development Studies, 2008, 44, (1), 21-48 Downloads View citations (27)
    See also Working Paper (2006)
  2. The fallacy of composition and contractionary devaluations: output effects of real exchange rate shocks in semi-industrialised countries
    Cambridge Journal of Economics, 2008, 32, (1), 83-109 Downloads View citations (16)

2007

  1. The Economic Consequences of Dollar Appreciation for US Manufacturing Investment: A Time-Series Analysis
    International Review of Applied Economics, 2007, 21, (4), 491-517 Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Working Paper (2006)

2003

  1. The North American Economies After NAFTA: A Critical Appraisal
    International Journal of Political Economy, 2003, 33, (3), 5-27 Downloads View citations (7)
  2. Why the Dollar Needs to Fall Further
    Challenge, 2003, 46, (5), 15-36 Downloads View citations (1)

2002

  1. Macroeconomic Effects of Reducing Gender Wage Inequality in an Export‐Oriented, Semi‐Industrialized Economy
    Review of Development Economics, 2002, 6, (1), 103-119 Downloads View citations (3)

2000

  1. The Balance-of-Payments-Constrained Growth Model and the Limits to Export-Led Growth
    East Asian Economic Review, 2000, 4, (4), 79-108 Downloads

1998

  1. International Competitiveness, Relative Wages, and the Balance-Of-Payments Constraint
    Journal of Post Keynesian Economics, 1998, 20, (4), 495-526 Downloads View citations (29)

1997

  1. Labour Rents, Adjustment Costs and the Cost of US Steel Trade Restraints in the 1980s
    International Review of Applied Economics, 1997, 11, (3), 399-419 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (1996)

1996

  1. The new economic integration: Structuralist models of North-South trade and investment liberalization
    Structural Change and Economic Dynamics, 1996, 7, (3), 321-345 Downloads View citations (21)

1992

  1. Structural Roots of U.S. Trade Problems: Income Elasticities, Secular Trends, and Hysteresis
    Journal of Post Keynesian Economics, 1992, 14, (3), 321-346 Downloads View citations (9)

1990

  1. The Consumption Binge Is a Myth
    Challenge, 1990, 33, (3), 22-30 Downloads

1989

  1. International Competition, Income Distribution and Economic Growth
    Cambridge Journal of Economics, 1989, 13, (3), 395-412 View citations (129)
  2. Markup Pricing, Import Competition, and the Decline of the American Steel Industry
    Journal of Post Keynesian Economics, 1989, 12, (1), 70-87 Downloads View citations (6)
  3. The dynamics of a capitalist economy: A multisectoral approach: Richard M. Goodwin and Lionello F. Punzo(Westview Press, Boulder, and Basil Blackwell, Oxford, 1987) pp. xiv + 402, $48.50
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 1989, 12, (1), 149-153 Downloads

Books

1995

  1. Beyond NAFTA: employment, growth, and income-distribution effects of a Western Hemisphere free trade area
    Coediciones, Naciones Unidas Comisión Económica para América Latina y el Caribe (CEPAL) Downloads
    See also Working Paper (1993)
  2. Más allá del ALCAN: efectos de una zona de libre comercio del Hemisferio Occidental, sobre el empleo, el crecimiento y la distribución de los ingresos
    Coediciones, Naciones Unidas Comisión Económica para América Latina y el Caribe (CEPAL) Downloads

Chapters

2010

  1. Export-led Growth, Real Exchange Rates and the Fallacy of Composition
    Chapter 19 in Handbook of Alternative Theories of Economic Growth, 2010 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2009)

2002

  1. Distribution, Demand and Growth in Neo-Kaleckian Macro-Models
    Chapter 8 in The Economics of Demand-Led Growth, 2002 Downloads View citations (11)
 
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