Mark Bils


Hazel Fyfe Professor in Economics
Office: Harkness Hall 221
Phone: (585) 275-0488
Email: mark.bils@rochester.edu

Ph.D. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1985

Curriculum Vitae

Research Interests: Macroeconomics

Selected Papers and Publications:

  • "How Sticky Wages In Existing Jobs Can Affect Hiring" (with Yongsung Chang and Sun-Bin Kim),
    Manuscript, January 2014, PDF version.

  • "Has Consumption Inequality Mirrored Income Inequality?" (with Mark Aguiar),
    Manuscript, December 2013, PDF version.

  • "Testing for Keynesian Labor Demand" (with Pete Klenow and Benjamin Malin),
    NBER Macroeconomics Annual, January 2013, PDF version.

  • "Reset Price Inflation and the Impact of Monetary Policy Shocks" (with Pete Klenow and Benjamin Malin),
    American Economic Review, October 2012, PDF version.

  • "Comparative Advantage and Unemployment" (with Yongsung Chang and Sun-Bin Kim),
    Journal of Monetary Economics, March 2012, PDF version.

  • "Worker Heterogeneity and Endogenous Separations in a Matching Model of Unemployment Fluctuations" (with Yongsung Chang and Sun-Bin Kim),
    American Economic Journal of Macroeconomics, January 2011, PDF version.

  • "Do Higher Prices for New Goods Reflect Quality Growth or Inflation?",
    Quarterly Journal of Economics, May 2009, PDF version.

  • "Studying Price Markups from Stockout Behavior",
    Manuscript, December 2004, PDF version.

  • "Some Evidence on the Importance of Sticky Prices" (with Pete Klenow),
    Journal of Political Economy, October 2004, PDF version.

  • "Quantifying Quality Growth" (with Pete Klenow),
    American Economic Review, September 2001, PDF version.

  • "Does Schooling Cause Growth" (with Pete Klenow),
    American Economic Review, December 2000, PDF version.

  • "What Inventory Behavior Tells Us about Business Cycles" (with James Kahn),
    American Economic Review, June 2000, PDF version.