Martin, Alberto

Other current responsibilities
  • 2018-
    Panel Member, Economic Policy
  • 2017-
    Associate Editor, Journal of International Economics
  • 2013-
    Member of the Editorial Board, Review of Economic Studies
Education
  • 2000-2005
    PhD in Economics, Columbia University, New York, United States
  • 1996-1998
    MA in Economics and Public Policy, Instituto DiTella, Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • 1991-1996
    Licenciado (BA) in Economics, Universidad Nacional de Cuyo, Mendoza, Argentina
Professional experience
  • 2014-
    Research Fellow, CEPR
  • 2012-
    Research Professor, Barcelona Graduate School of Economics (on leave)
  • 2011-
    Senior Researcher, CREI, Barcelona, Spain (on leave)
  • 2013-2015
    Research Fellow and Senior Economist, International Monetary Fund, Washington DC, United States
  • 1999-2000
    Economist, Antitrust Bureau, Argentine Ministry of Economics, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Teaching experience
  • 2005-2019
    Various undergraduate and graduate macroeconomics courses, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, Spain
  • 2016
    Macroeconomics in the Global Economy, INSEAD, France
  • 2014
    Topics in International Economics, PhD course, University of Maryland, United States
  • 2012
    Topics in Macroeconomics, PhD course, Universita di Bologna, Italy
Awards
  • 2014
    European Research Council, Consolidator Grant
  • 2009
    Ramon y Cajal Grant
  • 2009
    Lamfalussy Fellowship, European Central Bank
  • 2006
    Juan de la Cierva Grant
  • 2000
    Fulbright Fellowship

Journal publications

2020
Martin, A.
Comments on ‘The Productivity Puzzle and Misallocation: an Italian Perspective’
Economic policy, Forthcoming
2018
Martin, A., and Ventura, J.
The Macroeconomics of Rational Bubbles: a User's Guide
Annual Review of Economics, Vol. 10:505-539 (Volume publication date August 2018)
Gennaioli, N., Martin, A., and Rossi, S.
Banks, Government Bonds, and Default: What do the Data Say?
Journal of Monetary Economics, Volume 98, October 2018, Pages 98-113
2016
Martin, A.
Comments on ‘Reverse Speculative Attacks’
Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, 72C, pp 138-140
Martin, A. and Ventura, J.
Managing Credit Bubbles
Journal of the European Economic Association, 14 (3), pp 753-789
2015
Martin, A. and Ventura, J.
The International Transmission of Credit Bubbles: Theory and Policy
Journal of Monetary Economics, 76, pp S37-S56
2014
Gennaioli, N., Martin, A., and Rossi, S.
Sovereign Default, Domestic Banks and Financial Institutions
Journal of Finance, 69, pp 819-866
Broner, F., Erce, A., Martin, A. and Ventura, J.
Sovereign Debt Markets in Turbulent Times: Creditor Discrimination and Crowding-out Effects
Journal of Monetary Economics, 61, pp 114-142
2013
Martin, A. and Taddei, F.
International Capital Flows and Credit Market Imperfections: A Tale of Two Frictions
Journal of International Economics, 89, pp 441-452
2012
Martin, A. and Ventura, J.
Economic Growth with Bubbles
American Economic Review, 102 (6), pp 3033-3058
2011
Martin, A. and Ventura, J.
Theoretical Notes on Bubbles and the Current Crisis’
IMF Economic Review, 59 (11), pp 6-40
Carvalho, V., Martin, A. and Ventura, J.
Understanding Bubbly Episodes
American Economic Review Papers and Proceedings, 102 (3), pp 95-100
2010
Broner, F., Martin, A. and Ventura, J.
Sovereign Risk and Secondary Markets
American Economic Review, 100 (4), pp 1523-1555
2009
Martin, A.
A Model of Collateral, Investment, and Adverse Selection
Journal of Economic Theory, 144, pp 1572-1588
2008
Broner, F., Martin, A. and Ventura, J.
Enforcement Problems and Secondary Markets
Journal of the European Economic Association: Papers and Proceedings, 6 (2-3),pp 683-694.
Martin, A. and Vergote, W.
On the Role of Retaliation in Trade Agreements
Journal of International Economics, 76, pp 61-77
2007
Martin, A.
On Rothschild-Stiglitz as Competitive Pooling
Economic Theory, 31, pp 371-386

Other publications

2020
Martin, A.
Comments on ‘The Fiscal and Monetary History of Ecuador: 1950-2015’
The Monetary and Fiscal History of Latin America
2015
Martin, A. and Ventura, J.
Asset Bubbles and Sudden Stops in a Small Open Economy
Global Liquidity, Spillovers to Emerging Markets, and Policy Responses
Martin, A. and Ventura, J.
Financial Reforms and Capital Flows: Insights from General Equilibrium
R. Caballero and K. Scmidt-Hebbel (eds.), Economic Policy in Emerging Economies, Central Bank of Chile