Main Page



Economics Department


cdv escut 2010

People Coming Together Can Accomplish Great Things 


Òscar Jordà
Professor of Economics



Phone: (530) 554 9382
            (415) 974 2691

Office: SSH 1150

C.V. [PDF]

Research Interests:

Time Series Econometrics, Monetary Economics, Macroeconomics.


Representative Recent Papers:

"When Credit Bites Back" with Mortiz Schularick and Alan M. Taylor. Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, 45(s2): 3-28.


“The Carry Trade and Fundamentals: Nothing to Fear but FEER itself” with Alan M. Taylor. Journal of International Economics, September 2012, 88(1): 74-90


“The Harrod-Balassa Samuelson Hypothesis: Real Exchange Rates and their Long-Run Equilibrium” with Yanping Chong and Alan M. Taylor. International Economic Review, May 2012, 53(2): 609-634.


“The Classification of Economic Activity into Expansions and Recessions”  with Travis Berge. American Economic Journal: Macroeconomics, April 2011, 3(2), 246-277.


“Estimation and Inference by the Method of Projection Minimum Distance: An Application to the New Keynesian Hybrid Phillips Curve,” with Sharon Kozicki. International Economic Review, May 2011, 52(2): 461-487.


“Simultaneous Confidence Regions for Impulse Responses” Review of Economics and Statistics, 91(3): 629-647


"Estimation and Inference of Impulse Responses by Local Projections," American Economic Review, 95(1), 161-182.

"A Model for the Federal Funds Rate Target," with James Hamilton, Journal of Political Economy, 2002, no.5, v. 110, 1135-1167.