Assistant Professor of Economics
Professor Dix-Carneiro works on topics related to international trade, labor markets and economic development.
His research focuses on the labor market adjustment process in response to globalization and trade liberalization, including i) the dynamics of adjustment to trade and ii) the margins of adjustment to trade. Additional research includes how trade-oriented firms respond to exchange rate fluctuations and the impact of economic shocks on crime.
- Ph.D., Princeton University 2011
Dix-Carneiro, R, and Kovak, BK. "Margins of Labor Market Adjustment to Trade." (July 2017).
Dix-Carneiro, R, Soares, RR, and Ulyssea, G. "Economic Shocks and Crime: Evidence from the Brazilian Trade Liberalization." Economic Research Initiatives at Duke (Erid) Working Paper, no. 242 (December 22, 2016).
Chatterjee, A, Dix-Carneiro, R, and Vichyanond, J. "Multi-Product Firms and Exchange Rate Fluctuations." AMERICAN ECONOMIC JOURNAL-ECONOMIC POLICY 5, no. 2 (May 2013): 77-110. Full Text
Brambilla, I, Dix-Carneiro, R, Lederman, D, and Porto, G. "Skills, Exports, and the Wages of Seven Million Latin American Workers." WORLD BANK ECONOMIC REVIEW 26, no. 1 (2012): 34-60. Full Text
Barroso, LA, Carneiro, RD, Granville, S, Pereira, MV, and Fampa, MHC. "Nash equilibrium in strategic bidding: A binary expansion approach." IEEE Transactions on Power Systems 21, no. 2 (2006): 629-638. Full Text
Pereira, MV, Granville, S, Fampa, MHC, Dix, R, and Barroso, LA. "Strategic bidding under uncertainty: A binary expansion approach." IEEE Transactions on Power Systems 20, no. 1 (2005): 180-188. Full Text
Dix-Carneiro, R, and Kovak, BK. "Trade Liberalization and Regional Dynamics." Economic Research Initiatives at Duke (ERID) Working Paper, no. 241 (August 1, 2016). (Working Paper)
Dix-Carneiro, R, and Kovak, BK. "Trade Liberalization and the Skill Premium: A Local Labor Markets Approach." American Economic Review 105, no. 5 (May 2015): 551-557. (Working Paper) Full Text
Collaborative Research: Trade and Informality in the Presence of Labor Market Frictions awarded by National Science Foundation (Principal Investigator). 2016 to 2019
The Impact of Labor Market Shocks on Household Financial Outcomes and Migration. awarded by W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research (Principal Investigator). 2016 to 2018
Trade and Informality in The Presence of Labor Market Frictions awarded by W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research (Principal Investigator). 2015 to 2016