Assistant Professor of Economics, Duke University
Rafael Dix-Carneiro is an Assistant Professor of Economics at Duke University and holds affiliations to the National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), Bureau for Research and Economic Analysis of Development (BREAD) and the International Growth Centre (IGC). He started his academic career as an Assistant Professor at the University of Maryland after completing his PhD at Princeton University in 2011. His research focuses on topics related to International Trade, Labor Economics and Economic Development. His work has been published in journals such as Econometrica, American Economic Review, and the American Economic Journal: Economic Policy.
Recent work by Rafael Dix-Carneiro
Homicides increased in Brazilian regions exposed to greater foreign competition following trade liberalisation, with employment rates the main driver
The Brazilian economy did not adjust to trade liberalisation as economists would expect. This column explains these results and their implications