Prof Pedro Gomis Porqueras

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Chair In Economics

Faculty

Faculty of Business and Law

Department

BL Deakin Business School

Campus

Melbourne Burwood Campus

Biography

Pedro Gomis Porqueras is currently Professor of Economics at Deakin University. His research interests are in macroeconomics, with special emphasis on monetary economics and search theory. Pedro's research has been published in several journals, including American Economic Journal: Macroeconomics, International Economic Review, Journal of Economic Theory, Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, European Economic Review and Economic Theory.

Pedro received his Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Texas at Austin in 2001. Prior to joining Deakin University he has worked as an Assistant Professor at University of Miami, a Senior Lecturer at Australian National University and as Associate Professor at Australian National University and Monash University. He is a regular Visiting Scholar at the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis and Philadelphia, the Reserve Bank of New Zealand and has served as a reviewer for the Excellence Research Australia, Australian Research Council, Icelandic Research Fund and Israel Science Foundation. Currently he is the secretary for the Australiasian Macroeconomic Society

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Research interests

  • Monetary Economics 
  • Macroeconomics
  • Search theory

Affiliations

Visiting Scholar at the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis; Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, Bank of Canada: and Reserve Bank of New Zealand. 

Teaching interests

Macroeocnomics

Monetary economics 

Units taught

MAE203 The Global Economy

MAE907 Macroeconomic Theory II

Professional activities

Referee

Journal of Economic Theory, Economic Theory, European Economic Review, Journal of International Money and Finance, International Economic Review, Journal of Macroeconomics, Macroeconomic Dynamics, Review of Economic Dynamics, Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, Economic Inquiry, Economic Record and Journal of Policy Reform.

Google Scholar

https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=lKixv3YAAAAJ&hl=fi

Media appearances

Pedro Gomis-Porqueras and Christopher Waller’s paper on optimal taxation has been mentioned in the Wall Street Journal Pro (Central Banking). The WSJ Pro is aimed at professionals in specialized industries covered by the Wall Street Journal. The content featured on WSJ Pro (Central Banking) is designed to help expert practitioners monitor and act upon decisions that influence monetary policy.

Awards

Awarded Outstanding Referee in 2009 for Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control 

Projects

Forthcoming Papers

“Informative Advertising in Directed Search”, with B. Julien and C. Wang. (2017)  Forthcoming at International Economic Review.

"Competitive Search with Ex-post Opportunism", with B. Julien and L. Wang (2017) Forthcoming at The B.E. Journal of Theoretical Economics.

 

Recent Publications

“Nominal Exchange Rate Determinacy under the Threat of Counterfeiting,”, with T. Kam and C. Waller. (2017) American Economic Journal: Macroeconomics.vol. 9(2), pages 256-273, April.

Publications

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2017

Nominal exchange rate determinacy under the threat of currency counterfeiting

P Gomis-Porqueras, T Kam, C Waller

(2017), Vol. 9, pp. 256-273, American economic journal: macroeconomics, C1

journal
2016

The role of dietary choices and medical expenditures on health outcomes when health shocks are endogenous

P Gomis Porqueras, S Moslehi, R Suen

(2016), Vol. 54, pp. 13-25, Economic modelling, C1

journal
2014

Optimal second best taxation of addictive goods in dynamic general equilibrium: a revenue raising perspective

L Bossi, P Gomis-Porqueras, D Kelly

(2014), Vol. 14, pp. 75-118, B.E. Journal of macroeconomics, C1

journal

The shadow economy as an equilibrium outcome

P Gomis-Porqueras, A Peralta-Alva, C Waller

(2014), Vol. 41, pp. 1-19, Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, C1

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A user?s guide to banking crises

J Boyd, P Gomis Porqueras, S Kwak, B Smith

(2014), Vol. 15, pp. 800-892, Annals of economics and finance, C1

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2013

Optimal monetary policy in a model of money and credit

P Gomis-Porqueras, D Sanches

(2013), Vol. 45, pp. 701-730, Journal of money, credit and banking, C1-1

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Money, capital, and exchange rate fluctuations

P Gomis-Porqueras, T Kam, J Lee

(2013), Vol. 54, pp. 329-353, International economic review, C1-1

journal

Optimal monetary and fiscal policies in a search-theoretic model of money and unemployment

P Gomis-Porqueras, B Julien, C Wang

(2013), Vol. 17, pp. 1330-1354, Macroeconomic dynamics, C1-1

journal

The divergence between core and headline inflation: implications for consumers? inflation expectations

V Arora, P Gomis-Porqueras, S Shi

(2013), Vol. 38, pp. 497-504, Journal of macroeconomics, C1

journal
2012

An empirical analysis of patents flows and R&D flows around the world

R Kumazawa, P Gomis-Porqueras

(2012), Vol. 44, pp. 4755-4763, Applied economics, C1-1

journal
2011

New technologies in higher education: lower attendance and worse learning outcomes?

P Gomis Porqueras, J Rodrigues-Neto, J Meinecke

(2011), Vol. 18, pp. 69-83, Agenda: a journal of policy analysis and reform, C1-1

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2010

Optimal monetary and fiscal policies in a search theoretic model of monetary exchange

P Gomis-Porqueras, A Peralta-Alva

(2010), Vol. 54, pp. 331-344, European economic review, C1-1

journal
2009

A geometric description of a macroeconomic model with a center manifold

P Gomis-Porqueras, A Haro

(2009), Vol. 33, pp. 1217-1235, Journal of economic dynamics and control, C1-1

journal

Consequences of modeling habit persistence

L Bossi, P Gomis-Porqueras

(2009), Vol. 13, pp. 349-365, Macroeconomic dynamics, C1-1

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2007

Global bifurcations, credit rationing and recurrent hyperinflations

P Gomis-Porqueras, A Haro

(2007), Vol. 31, pp. 473-491, Journal of economic dynamics and control, C1-1

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2006

The seasonality of banking failures during the late National Banking Era

P Gomis-Porqueras, B Smith

(2006), Vol. 39, pp. 296-319, Canadian journal of economics, C1-1

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2005

Dollar-denominated accounts in Latin America during the 1990s

P Gomis-Porqueras, C Serrano, A Somuano

(2005), Vol. 29, pp. 259-270, Journal of economics and finance, C1-1

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2003

Global dynamics in macroeconomics: an overlapping generations example

P Gomis-Porqueras, A Haro

(2003), Vol. 27, pp. 1941-1959, Journal of economic dynamics and control, C1-1

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Seasonality and monetary policy

P Gomis-Porqueras, B Smith

(2003), Vol. 7, pp. 477-502, Macroeconomic dynamics, C1-1

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2002

Multiple reserve requirements in a monetary growth model

P Gomis-Porqueras

(2002), Vol. 19, pp. 791-810, Economic theory, C1-1

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2001

When should bank regulation favor the wealthy?

P Gomis-Porqueras

(2001), Vol. 99, pp. 327-337, Journal of economic theory, C1-1

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2000

Money, banks and endogenous volatility

P Gomis-Porqueras

(2000), Vol. 15, pp. 735-745, Economic theory, C1-1

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Grants

No grants found

Supervisions

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