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, accepted for publication, February 2015 (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 2014, Revise & resubmit at the Review of Economic Studies

“Measuring and Explaining International Differences in Hours Worked”, with N. Fuchs-Schündeln and D. Lagakos, March 2015

“Labor Supply Along the Extensive and Intensive Margin: Cross-Country Facts and Time Trends by Gender” with B. Brüggemann and N. Fuchs-Schündeln, Draft available upon request