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Professor Fidel Perez Sebastian

Professor in Economics

Faculty and Department

  • Faculty of Business, Law and Politics
  • Business School

Summary

Fidel Perez-Sebastian's interests lie in the areas of macroeconomics and economic growth and development. He has long experience in studying the implications for growth and long-run income of scare resources, technological change, fiscal policies, and the structural transformation process. Professor Sebastian has held grants from the European Commission and published in, among others, Review of Economics and Statistics, Journal of Monetary Economics, Journal of International Economics and Journal of Development Economics.

Journal Article

The public and private marginal product of capital

Lowe, M., Papageorgiou, C., & Perez Sebastian, F. (2019). The public and private marginal product of capital. Economica, 86(342), 336-361. doi:10.1111/ecca.12268

What drives vertical fiscal interactions? Evidence from the 1980 Crude Oil Windfall Act

Perez-Sebastian, F., & Raveh, O. (2018). What drives vertical fiscal interactions? Evidence from the 1980 Crude Oil Windfall Act. Regional Science and Urban Economics, 73, 251-268. doi:10.1016/j.regsciurbeco.2018.10.004

Health cycles and health transitions

Chakraborty, S., Papageorgiou, C., & Perez Sebastian, F. (2016). Health cycles and health transitions. Macroeconomic dynamics, 20(1), 189-213. https://doi.org/10.1017/S1365100514000297

Natural resources, decentralization, and risk sharing: can resource booms unify nations?

Pérez-Sebastián, F., & Raveh, O. (2016). Natural resources, decentralization, and risk sharing: can resource booms unify nations?. Journal of Development Economics, 121, 38-55. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jdeveco.2016.02.003

The Natural Resource Curse and Fiscal Decentralization

Pérez-Sebastián, F., & Raveh, O. (2016). The Natural Resource Curse and Fiscal Decentralization. American journal of agricultural economics, 98(1), (212-230). doi:10.1093/ajae/aav051. ISSN 0002-9092

Postgraduate supervision

Professor Perez-Sebastian welcomes applications in the areas of macroeconomic development, economic growth, and open-economy macroeconomics.