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Paulina Restrepo-Echavarria

Senior Economist


Ph.D. Economics
University of California, Los Angeles

M.Sc., B.A.
Universidad de Los Andes, Colombia

Contact Info

Phone: (314) 444-3712
Fax: (314) 444-8731

Research Division
Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
P.O. Box 442
St. Louis, MO 63166-0442

For media inquiries, contact:
Shera Dalin
Phone: (314) 444-3911

Paulina Restrepo-Echavarria

Senior Economist

Journal Publications

"Targeted Search in Matching Markets"
with  Anton Cheremukhin and  Antonella Tutino
Journal of Economic Theory, January 2020, Vol. 185
Working Paper

"Endogenous Borrowing Constraints and Stagnation in Latin America"
Journal of Economic Dynamics & Control, December 2019, Vol. 109
Working Paper

"Bad Investments and Missed Opportunities? Postwar Capital Flows to Asia and Latin America"
with  Lee E. Ohanian and Mark L. J. Wright
American Economic Review, December 2018, Vol. 108, No. 12, pp. 3541-82
Working Paper

"Macroeconomic Volatility: The Role of the Informal Economy"
European Economic Review, August 2014, Vol. 70, pp. 454-469

"The Labor Wedge as a Matching Friction"
with  Anton Cheremukhin
European Economic Review, May 2014, Vol. 68, pp. 71-92

"On the Macroeconomic Effects of Public Debt Composition in Colombia"
with  Franz Hamann and  Julian Perez
Essays on Economic Policy, December 2005, Vol. 49, pp. 13-47

"Disinflation Costs Under Inflation Targeting in a Small Open Economy"
Borradores de Economia, No. 328