Alexander Bick

Assistant Professor of Economics

Department of Economics

W. P. Carey School of Business

Arizona State University

P.O. Box 879801

Tempe, AZ 85287-9801

Office: CPCOM 425K
Phone: (480) 965-3754
Fax: (480) 965-0748

Curriculum Vitae

Research Interests:

Quantitative Macroeconomics, Labor Economics


“The Quantitative Role of Child Care for Female Labor Force Participation and Fertility”, Journal of the European Economic Association, 14(3), June 2016, 639-668 (Online Appendix)

“Revisiting the Effect of Household Size on Consumption Over the Life-Cycle”, with S. Choi, Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, 37(12), December 2013, 2998-3011 (Online Appendix, Fortran Code and Data)

“Inflation and Growth: New Evidence From a Dynamic Panel Threshold Analysis”, with S. Kremer and D. Nautz, Empirical Economics, 44(2), April 2013, 861-878 (Matlab Code and Data)

“Threshold Effects of Inflation on Economic Growth in Developing Countries”, Economics Letters, 108(2), August 2010, 126-129 (Gauss Code and Data)

“Inflation Thresholds and Relative Price Variability: Evidence from U.S. Cities”, with D. Nautz, International Journal of Central Banking, September 2008, 61-76 (Gauss Code, Data)

Working Papers:

“Taxation and Labor Supply of Married Couples across Countries: A Macroeconomic Analysis”, with N. Fuchs-Schündeln, March 2016 (Online Appendix)

Revised & resubmitted to the Review of Economic Studies

“How Do Average Hours Worked Vary with Development? Cross-Country Evidence and Implications”, with N. Fuchs-Schündeln and D. Lagakos, December 2015

Revise & resubmit at the American Economic Review

“Hours Worked in Europe and the US: New Data, New Answers”, with B. Brüggemann and N. Fuchs-Schündeln, August 2016 (Online Appendix, Data Set)

“A Note on the Europe-US Gap in Hours Worked per Person: Data Revisions and Different Formulas”, with B. Brüggemann and N. Fuchs-Schündeln, August 2016