James D. Feyrer

Associate Professor of Economics
Vice-Chair of Economics Dept.

Curriculum Vitae
306 Rockefeller
HB 6106
The John Sloan Dickey Center for International Understanding
B.S. Stanford University
M.A. Brown University
Ph.D. Brown University

Selected Publications

"The Cognitive Effects of Micronutrient Deficiency: Evidence from Salt Iodization in the United States" NBER (with Dimitra Politi &  David N. Weil, July 2013)

"How Much Would US Style Fiscal Integration Buffer European Unemployment and Income Shocks? (A Comparative Empirical Analysis)" (with Bruce Sacerdote, May 2013)

“Global Savings and Global Investment – The Transmission of Identified Fiscal Shocks” AEJ: Economic Policy,  (with Jay Shambaugh, May 2012), 4(2)

Trade and Income -- Exploiting Time Series in Geography, revised and resubmitted to American Economic Review

Distance, Trade, and Income -- The 1967 to 1975 Closing of the Suez Canal as a Natural Experiment, revise and resubmit, Quarterly Journal of Economics

Global Savings and Global Investment:The Transmission of Identified Fiscal Shocks with Jay Shambaugh

The US Productivity Slowdown, the Baby Boom, and Management Quality, Journal of Population Economics, forthcoming

Will The Stork Return to Europe and Japan? Understanding Fertility within Developed Nations, with Bruce Sacerdote and Ariel Stern, Journal of Economic Perspectives, Summer 2008

The Marginal Product of Capital , with Francesco Caselli, Quarterly Journal of Economics.

Demographics and Productivity , Review of Economics and Statistics, February 2007

Aggregate Evidence on the Link Between Demographics and Productivity , Population and Development Review, March 2008

"Convergence By Parts,"  B.E. Journal of Macroeconomics, July 2008

"A Contribution To The Empirics of Total Factor Productivity ," with Shekhar Aiyar, Manuscript.

"Technological Leadership and Endogenous Growth,"  with Susanto Basu and David N. Weil, Manuscript.

"Scale Effects, Endogenous Growth, and Neoclassical Growth Dynamics ,"  Manuscript

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