Joel Rodrigue


Current Reserach

Decomposing the Impact of Trade on Aggregate Skill Demand: Plant-level Evidence from Indonesia
With Hiro Kasahara and Yawen Liang.
This Draft: October 2018

Price, Product Quality, and Exporter Dynamics: Evidence from China
Revisions requested at The International Economic Review
With Yong Tan.
This Draft: January 2019.
Previously circulated as “Price and Quality Dynamics in Export Markets.”


Publications and Forthcoming Papers

On-the-Job-Search, Wage Dispersion and Trade Liberalization
The Canadian Journal of Economics 51(2), 2018, 452-482.
With Kunio Tsuyuhara
This Draft: March 2017

Product Churning, Reallocation, and Chinese Export Growth
The Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization 143, 2017, 147-164.
With Zhongzhong Hu, Yong Tan and Churhai Yu.
This Draft: May 2016

Does Importing Intermediates Increase the Demand for Skilled Workers? Plant-Level Evidence
Journal of International Economics, 102, 2016, 242-261.
With Hiro Kasahara and Yawen Liang.
This Draft: April 2016.

Firm-Level Investment and Export Dynamics
International Economic Review, 57(1), 2016, 271-304
With Youngwoo Rho
This Draft: November 2014.

Growing into Export Markets: The Impact of Exporting on Firm-Level Investment in Indonesia
Review of International Economics, 23(1), 2015, 62-85.
With Youngwoo Rho
This Draft: August 2014. The Supplemental Appendix is available here.

Deforestation, Foreign Demand and Export Dynamics in Indonesia
Journal of International Economics, 93(2), 2014, 316-338.
With Lola Soumonni
This Draft: March 2014. The Supplemental Appendix is available here.

Multinational Production, Exports and Aggregate Productivity
Review of Economic Dynamics, 17(2), 2014, 243-261.

Misallocation and Productivity Effects of the Hawley-Smoot Tariff of 1930
Review of Economic Dynamics, 16, 2013, 120-134.
With Rick Bond, Mario Crucini and Tristan Potter

Does the Use of Imported Intermediates Increase Productivity? Plant-Level Evidence
Journal of Development Economics, 87(1), 2008, 106-118.
With Hiro Kasahara


Work In Progress

Interwar Laffer Curves: Not So Funny
With Mario Crucini

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