Christopher A Pissarides
Position: Professor of Economics, Norman Sosnow Chair in Economics
Research Interests: Macroeconomics of labour markets, structural
change, economic growth.
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Publications and Forthcoming Papers
Why Do Firms
Offer "Employment Protection"? Economica, 77 (October
Unemployment Volatility Puzzle: Is Wage Stickiness the Answer?, The
Walras-Bowley lecture, North American Summer Meetings of the
Econometric Society, Duke University, June 21-24, 2007,
Econometrica 77(September 2009)
1339-1369. Longer version (with
endogenous job destruction)
Outcomes in the Welfare State (with L. Rachel Ngai) Revue
Economique, 59 (May 2008)
413-436 (the Jean-Jacques Laffont Memorial Lecture, 2007)
Ins and Outs of European Unemployment (with Barbara Petrongolo) American Economic Review Papers and Proceedings,
98 (May 2008) 256-262.
Trends in Hours and Economic Growth
(with L. Rachel Ngai) Review of Economic Dynamics
11 (April 2008) 239-256.
of TFP Growth on Steady-State Unemployment (with Giovanna Vallanti) International Economic Review 48
(May 2007) 607-640
- Structural Change in a
Multisector Model of Growth (with L Rachel
Ngai) American Economic Review 97
and Hours of Work: The North Atlantic Divide Revisited International
Economic Review, 48 (February 2007) 1-36 (the Lawrence B Klein lecture,
Dynamics with International Capital Mobility (with Costas Azariadis)
European Economic Review,
- Scale Effects in
Markets with Search (with Barbara Petrongolo)
Economic Journal, 116 (January 2006) 21-44.
- Trade and Industrial Location with
Heterogeneous Labor (with Mary Amiti), Journal of International
Economics, 67 (December
Recent Publications and Forthcoming
Papers: Chapters in Books
Trade Work for Jobs, (with Dipak Dasgupta, Mustapha Kamel Nabli, and
Aristomene Varoudakis), in Mustapha Kamel Nabli, ed., Breaking
the Barriers to Higher Economic growth: Better Governance and Deeper Reforms
in the Middle East and North Africa,
Washington, DC: The World Bank, 2007
Five Years Later: What Future for European Employment and Growth?
Keynote address delivered at the Austrian Presidency conference on Innovations
in Labour market Policies: Challenges in Times of Globalisation, Vienna,
16-17 February, 2006.
Markets and Economic Growth in the MENA Region, (with Marie-Ange
Veganzones-Varoudakis), in Nugent, Jeffrey B and Pesaran M Hashem, Explaining
Growth in the Middle East,
Amsterdam and Oxford: Elsevier, 2007.
: A European Success Story, in Werding,
Martin (ed.), Structural Unemployment
in Western Europe: Reasons and Remedies, CESifo Seminar Series,
Cambridge MA, London, UK : MIT Press, 2006.
International Seminar on Macroeconomics 2008
(edited by Jeffrey Frankel and Christopher A Pissarides), National Bureau of
Economic Research, University of Chicago Press, 2009.