Borja Petit
Assistant Professor of Economics, CUNEF Universidad

I received my Ph.D. in Economics from CEMFI in July 2019, under the supervision of Profs. Nezih Guner and Josep Pijoan-Mas.

I'm a quantitative macroeconomist with research interests in the fields of:

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Borja Petit


Aggregate effects of firing costs with endogenous firm productivity growth

Macroeconomic Dynamics, forthcoming

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Flattening of the Phillips curve with state-dependent prices and wages

Joint work with James Costain and Anton Nakov.

The Economic Journal, Volume 132, No. 642, February 2022, 546–581.

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Intergenerational effects of child-related tax benefits in the US

New draft coming soon

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Intergenerational persistence in welfare program participation

Joint work with Javier López Segovia

Draft coming soon | CEMFI's Best 3rd Year Paper Prize, awarded to Javier

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Endogenous non-linear productivity dynamics in a standard firm dynamics model

Joint work with Juan Carlos Ruiz-Garcia

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The interaction effects of size-dependent regulations in Spain

Joint work with Miguel Almunia, Juan F. Jimeno and David López Rodriguez

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Courses taught at CUNEF Universidad:

  • Bachelor's thesis, Supervisor, BA in Business Administration  —  2022
  • Macroeconomics, Instructor, BA in Business Administration  —  2022, 2021, 2020

Courses taught at CEMFI:

  • Macroeconomics II, TA to Prof. R. Anton Braun, Master in Economics & Finance  —  2019
  • Quantitative Methods, TA to Prof. Enrique Moral-Benito, Master in Banking Supervision  —  2019, 2018, 2017
  • Macroeconomics I, TA to Prof. Josep Pijoan-Mas, Master in Economics & Finance  —  2016, 2015