Esteban Rossi-Hansberg


Working Papers, Publications, Blog Articles, and Books



Working Papers:


 

Commuting, Migration and Local Employment Elasticities

Ferdinando Monte, Stephen Redding, and Esteban Rossi-Hansberg

 

The Geography of Development: Evaluating Migration Restrictions and Coastal Flooding

Klaus Desmet, Dávid Krisztián Nagy, and Esteban Rossi-Hansberg

Online Appendix with Videos of Simulations

 

The Impact of Regional and Sectoral Productivity Changes on the U.S. Economy

Lorenzo Caliendo, Fernando Parro, Esteban Rossi-Hansberg and Pierre-Daniel Sarte

 

The Spatial Diffusion of Technology

Diego Comin, Mikhail Dmitriev and Esteban Rossi-Hansberg

 


Publications:


 

 

The Anatomy of French Production Hierarchies

Lorenzo Caliendo, Ferdinando Monte and Esteban Rossi-Hansberg

August 2015, Journal of Political Economy, 123:4, 809-852

Online Appendix

 

Knowledge-based Hierarchies: Using Organizations to Understand the Economy

Luis Garicano and Esteban Rossi-Hansberg

August 2015, Annual Review of Economics, 7, 1-30

Read about it in Economic Principals

 

On the Spatial Economic Impact of Global Warming

Klaus Desmet and Esteban Rossi-Hansberg

July 2015, Journal of Urban Economics, 88, 16-37

Read about it in The Economist

 

The Spatial Development of India

Klaus Desmet, Ejaz Ghani, Stephen O'Connell and Esteban Rossi-Hansberg

January 2015, Journal of Regional Science, 55:1, 10-30

 

Spatial Development

Klaus Desmet and Esteban Rossi-Hansberg

April 2014, American Economic Review, 104:4, 1211-1243

Online Appendix

Replication Files

 

Urban Accounting and Welfare

Klaus Desmet and Esteban Rossi-Hansberg

October 2013, American Economic Review, 103:6, 2296-2327

Online Appendix

Replication Files

Analyzing Urban Systems (a related paper published in The Urban Imperative by Glaeser and Joshi, 2015)

 

The Impact of Trade on Organization and Productivity

Lorenzo Caliendo and Esteban Rossi-Hansberg

August 2012, Quarterly Journal of Economics, 127:3, 1393-1467

 

Innovation in Space

Klaus Desmet and Esteban Rossi-Hansberg

May 2012, American Economic Review P&P, 102:3, 447-452

 

Task Trade between Similar Countries

Gene Grossman and Esteban Rossi-Hansberg

March 2012, Econometrica, 80:2, 593-629

Online Appendix with Proofs of Lemmas 1, 2, and 3

 

Organizing Growth

Luis Garicano and Esteban Rossi-Hansberg

March 2012, Journal of Economic Theory, 147:2, 623-656

 

Spinoffs and the Market for Ideas

Satyajit Chatterjee and Esteban Rossi-Hansberg

February 2012, International Economic Review, 53:1, 53-93

 

Housing Externalities

Esteban Rossi-Hansberg, Pierre-Daniel Sarte and Raymond Owens III

June 2010, Journal of Political Economy, 118:3, 409-432

Replication Files and Data

A related entry in the International Encyclopedia of Housing and Home

 

External Economies and International Trade Redux

Gene Grossman and Esteban Rossi-Hansberg

May 2010, Quarterly Journal of Economics, 125:2, 829-858

A correction by Lyn and Rodríguez-Clare

 

On Spatial Dynamics

Klaus Desmet and Esteban Rossi-Hansberg

February 2010, Journal of Regional Science, 50:1, 43-63

 

Spatial Growth and Industry Age

Klaus Desmet and Esteban Rossi-Hansberg

November 2009, Journal of Economic Theory, 144:6, 2477-2502

 

Organizations and Trade

Pol Antràs and Esteban Rossi-Hansberg

September 2009, Annual Review of Economics, 1, 43-64

 

Organizations in the Aggregate Economy

Esteban Rossi-Hansberg

March 2009, NBER Reporter, Number 1

 

Firm Fragmentation and Urban Patterns

Esteban Rossi-Hansberg, Pierre-Daniel Sarte and Raymond Owens III

February 2009, International Economic Review, 50:1, 143-186

 

Trading Tasks: A Simple Theory of Offshoring

Gene M. Grossman and Esteban Rossi-Hansberg

December 2008, American Economic Review, 98:5, 1978-1997

 

The Effect of ICT on Urban Structure

Yannis M. Ioannides, Henry G. Overman, Esteban Rossi-Hansberg and Kurt Schmidheiny

April 2008, Economic Policy, 23:54, 201-242

 

Establishment Size Dynamics in the Aggregate Economy

Esteban Rossi-Hansberg and Mark L. J. Wright

December 2007, American Economic Review, 97:5, 1639-1666

 

Organizing Offshoring: Middle Managers and Communication Costs

Pol Antràs, Luis Garicano and Esteban Rossi-Hansberg

In Helpman, E., D. Marin, and T. Verdier, The Organization of Firms in a Global Economy, Harvard University Press, 2008

 

Urban Structure and Growth

Esteban Rossi-Hansberg and Mark L. J. Wright

April 2007, Review of Economic Studies, 74:2, 597-624

Robustness Appendix

 

Organization and Inequality in a Knowledge Economy

Luis Garicano and Esteban Rossi-Hansberg

November 2006, Quarterly Journal of Economics, 121:4, 1383-1435

 

Specialization versus Concentration: A Note on Theory and Evidence

Karl Aiginger and Esteban Rossi-Hansberg

September 2006, Empirica, 33:4, 255-266

 

The Rise of Offshoring: It's Not Wine for Cloth Anymore

Gene M. Grossman and Esteban Rossi-Hansberg

August 2006, The New Economic Geography: Effects and Policy Implications, Jackson Hole Conference Volume, Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City

Read about it in The Economist

 

The Knowledge Economy at the turn of the Twentieth Century: The Emergence of Hierarchies

Luis Garicano and Esteban Rossi-Hansberg

April 2006, Journal of the European Economic Association P&P, 4:2-3, 396-403

 

Offshoring in a Knowledge Economy

Pol Antràs, Luis Garicano and Esteban Rossi-Hansberg

February 2006, Quarterly Journal of Economics, 121:1, 31-77

 

A Spatial Theory of Trade

Esteban Rossi-Hansberg

December 2005, American Economic Review, 95:5, 1464-1491

Technical Appendix: Proofs of Propositions 1 and 2 and Matlab Program

 

Urban Growth

Yannis Ioannides and Esteban Rossi-Hansberg

The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, 2nd edition, Palgrave Macmillan

 

Cities under Stress

Esteban Rossi-Hansberg

July 2004, Journal of Monetary Economics, 51:5, 903-927

 

Inequality and the Organization of Knowledge

Luis Garicano and Esteban Rossi-Hansberg

May 2004, American Economic Review P&P, 94:2, 197-202

 

Optimal Urban Land Use and Zoning

Esteban Rossi-Hansberg

January 2004, Review of Economic Dynamics, 7, 69-106

 

On the Internal Structure of Cities

Robert E. Lucas Jr. and Esteban Rossi-Hansberg

July 2002, Econometrica, 70:4, 1445-1476

See the updated and corrected numerical computations and methods by Dong and Ross (2014)

 


Blog Articles:


 

Geography, Idiosyncratic Shocks, and Aggregate Fluctuations

Esteban Rossi-Hansberg

April 2014, Perspectives from Around the World 041, RIETI, Japan

 

Moving to Greenland in the face of Global Warming

Klaus Desmet and Esteban Rossi-Hansberg

January 2013, VoxEU

 

Heavy Technology: The Process of Technological Diffusion over Time and Space

Diego Comin, Mikhail Dmitriev, and Esteban Rossi-Hansberg

November 2012, VoxEU

 

Firms Reorganize to Grow (by Hiring Workers that Know and Earn Less)

Lorenzo Caliendo, Ferdinando Monte, and Esteban Rossi-Hansberg

August 2012, VoxEU

 

Spatial Disparities in India: Have Mumbai and Chennai Become too Congested?

Klaus Desmet, Ejaz Ghani, Stephen O'Connell, and Esteban Rossi-Hansberg

June 2012, VoxEU

 

Are the World's Megacities too Big?

Klaus Desmet and Esteban Rossi-Hansberg

March 2011, VoxEU

 

The Geographic Concentration of Services Today Mirrors that of Manufacturing a Century Ago

Klaus Desmet and Esteban Rossi-Hansberg

October 2007, VoxEU

 


Books:


 

Solutions Manual for Recursive Methods in Economic Dynamics

Claudio Irigoyen, Esteban Rossi-Hansberg and Mark L. J. Wright

2002, Harvard University Press, Cambridge