Research

Publications

The Limits of Political Compromise: Debt Ceilings and Political Turnover.
With Emanuel Ornelas. Journal of the European Economic Association, forthcoming.
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Hyperinflation Pitfalls: Fundamentals Versus Bubbles.
With Fernando de Holanda Barbosa. In F.H. Barbosa, Exploring the Mechanics of Chronic Inflation and Hyperinflation. Cham: Springer, 2017.

Simple Macroeconomic Policies and Welfare: A Quantitative Assessment.
With Eurilton Araújo. Revista Brasileira de Economia 68, 303–316, 2014.

On the Relevance of Floating Exchange Rate Policies.
Economic Theory 53, 357–382, 2013.

Optimal Exchange Rate Policy and Business Cycles.
Brazilian Review of Econometrics 33, 27–45, 2013.

The Optimality of the Friedman Rule When Some Distorting Taxes Are Exogenous.
Economic Theory 35, 267–291, 2008.

Brazilian Business Cycles and Growth from 1850 to 2000.
With Eurilton Araújo and Luciane C. Carpena. Estudos Econômicos 38, 557–581, 2008.

The Economic Impacts of Trade Agreements and Tax Reforms in Brazil: Some Implications for Accounting Research.
With Alexsandro Broedel Lopes and Arilton Teixeira. In G. N. Gregoriou e C. Read (eds.), International Taxation Handbook: Police, Practice, Standards and Regulation. Amsterdam: Elsevier, 2007.

A New Proof of the First Welfare Theorem.
Revista Brasileira de Economia de Empresas 7, 59–62, 2007.

Competitive Equilibrium Hyperinflation under Rational Expectations.
With Fernando de Holanda Barbosa and Elvia Mureb Sallum. Economic Theory 29, 181–195, 2006.
Republished in F.H. Barbosa, Exploring the Mechanics of Chronic Inflation and Hyperinflation. Cham: Springer, 2017.

A Clarification

Ciclos Econômicos Regionais no Brasil de 1985 a 2002: Uma Introdução.
With Leonardo Puccini Moreira. Revista de Economia Contemporânea 10, 115–138, 2006.

Managing Public Debt, Money Supply and Foreign Assets: Some Indeterminacy Results.
Revista Brasileira de Economia 59, 427–444, 2005.

Ciclos de Negócios na América do Sul e no Leste da Ásia: Uma Introdução.
With Jorge Reis Sandes and Luis Gustavo Cubas Vivanco. Brazilian Business Review 2, 178–189, 2005.

The Impacts of Trade Blocks and Tax Reforms on the Brazilian Economy.
With Arilton Teixeira. Revista Brasileira de Economia 58, 325–342, 2004.

Inflation Tax and Money Essentiality.
With Fernando de Holanda Barbosa. Economics Letters 78, 187–195, 2003.
Republished in F.H. Barbosa, Exploring the Mechanics of Chronic Inflation and Hyperinflation. Cham: Springer, 2017.

Brazilian Inflation and GDP from 1850 to 2000: An Empirical Investigation.
With Eurilton Araújo. Estudos Econômicos 33, 399–433, 2003.

What Is Behind the Brazilian Stabilization?
Revista Brasileira de Economia 55, 133–146, 2001.

Mercado de Seguros e Inflação: O Caso Brasileiro.
Revista Brasileira de Economia 49, 127-145, 1995.