I am an assistant professor at MOVE, UAB and Barcelona GSE. My CV is here [.pdf] and my current research below.
My address is: Plaza Civica s/n, Bellaterra, Barcelona 08193, Spain.
E-mail me to: loraulet[at]gmail.com
'Lifecycle Consumption versus Expenditure in Sub-Saharan Africa', with Dongya Koh and Leandro de Magalhaes (2016) [.pdf]
'Missing Consumption Inequality: Direct Evidence from Individual Food Data’,
with Yu Zheng (2016) [.pdf]
'Natural Resources and Global Misallocation', with Alex Monge-Naranjo and Juan Sanchez (2016) [.pdf]
'The Price of Growth: Consumption Insurance in China 1989-2009', with Yu Zheng (2016) [.pdf] [Online Appendix]
'The Consumption, Income and Wealth of the Poorest: Cross-Sectional Facts of Rural and Urban Sub-Saharan Africa for Macroeconomists', with Leandro de Magalhaes (2015) [.pdf] [Online Appendix]
'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.
Work in Progress
'Aggregate Effects of AIDS on Development' (2008) [.pdf] (new draft coming soon!)
'Balanced Growth Path and Preferences: There is No Need for CRRA Felicity Functions', with Jose-Victor Rios-Rull.
'Eating Up Productivity: Social Insurance Barriers to Structural Change', with Leandro de Magalhaes, Dongya Koh, and Yu Zheng
'A View of Growth Facts with Intellectual Property Products Capital', with Sangmin Aum and Dongya Koh
[Malawi: HIV Risk, Sociocentric Transfers and Consumption Insurance] [In progress] Joint with Jere Berhman (UPenn) and Hans-Peter Kohler (UPenn).