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Pierre Yared: Global Economic Environment

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Columbia Business School
Professor of Business

Biography

Pierre Yared is a Professor of Business at Columbia Business School and Co-Director of the Richard Paul Richman Center for Business, Law, and Public Policy at Columbia University. He is a macroeconomist whose research focus is macroeconomic policy, growth, and political economy. His theoretical and empirical research has been published in leading academic journals. Yared is a Research Associate of the National Bureau of Economic Research, a Foreign Editor of the Review of Economic Studies, and an Associate Editor of the International Economic Review. He teaches Global Economic Environment, a Core MBA course in macroeconomics for which he received the Dean’s Award for Teaching Excellence. He received his A.B. in Economics from Harvard University and his Ph.D. in Economics from Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Teaching

Spring 2018

Global Immersion: Economic Growth in the UAE (MBA)

Fall 2017

Global Economic Environment (MBA)

Spring 2017

Global Immersion: Economic Growth in the UAE (MBA)
The Future of the World Economy After the Financial Crisis (MBA)

Spring 2016

Global Immersion: Economic Growth in the UAE (MBA)
The Future of the World Economy After the Financial Crisis (MBA)

Fall 2015

Global Economic Environment (MBA)

Spring 2015

Global Immersion: Economic Growth in the UAE (MBA)

Fall 2014

Global Economic Environment (MBA)
The Future of the World Economy After the Financial Crisis (MBA)

Summer 2014

Global Economic Environment (MBA)

Fall 2013

Global Economic Environment (MBA)

Spring 2013

Global Economic Environment (MBA)

Spring 2012

Global Economic Environment (MBA)

Columbia Caseworks cases

Lehman Brothers: Too Big to Fail? (2016)
Coauthor(s): Emi Nakamura, Pierre Yared, Jack Lysohir

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Standing at the Edge of a Cliff: GM at the Onset of the 2008 Financial Crisis (2014)
Coauthor(s): Nicolas Vincent, Pierre Yared

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The Obama Stimulus (2014)
Coauthor(s): Pierre Yared

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The Solow Model Unleashed: Understanding Economic Growth (2013)
Coauthor(s): Nicolas Vincent, Pierre Yared

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Research

Journal articles

A Note on Optimal Fiscal Policy in an Economy with Private Borrowing Limits In Economics Letters (2017)
Coauthor(s): Marina Azzimonti, Pierre Yared

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Optimal Time-Consistent Government Debt Maturity In The Quarterly Journal of Economics (2017)
Coauthor(s): Davide Debortoli, Ricardo Nunes, Pierre Yared

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The Institutional Causes of China''s Great Famine, 1959-1961 In Review of Economic Studies (2015)
Coauthor(s): Xin Meng, Nancy Qian, Pierre Yared

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Fiscal Rules and Discretion Under Persistent Shocks In Econometrica (2014)
Coauthor(s): Marina Halac, Pierre Yared

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A Theory of Political and Economic Cycles In Journal of Economic Theory (2014)
Coauthor(s): Laurence Ales, Pricila Maziero, Pierre Yared

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Public Debt under Limited Private Credit In Journal of the European Economic Association (2013)
Coauthor(s): Pierre Yared

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A Dynamic Theory of Resource Wars In The Quarterly Journal of Economics (2012)
Coauthor(s): Daron Acemoglu, Michael Golosov, Aleh Tsyvinski, Pierre Yared

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The Political Economy of Indirect Control In The Quarterly Journal of Economics (2012)
Coauthor(s): Gerard Padró i Miquel, Pierre Yared

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Political Limits to Globalization In American Economic Review (2010)
Coauthor(s): Daron Acemoglu, Pierre Yared

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Politicians, Taxes, and Debt In Review of Economic Studies (2010)
Coauthor(s): Pierre Yared

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A Dynamic Theory of War and Peace In Journal of Economic Theory (2010)
Coauthor(s): Pierre Yared

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Future Rent-Seeking and Current Public Savings In Journal of International Economics (2010)
Coauthor(s): Ricardo Caballero, Pierre Yared

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Reevaluating the Modernization Hypothesis In Journal of Monetary Economics (2009)
Coauthor(s): Daron Acemoglu, Simon Johnson, James Robinson, Pierre Yared

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Income and Democracy In American Economic Review (2008)
Coauthor(s): Daron Acemoglu, Simon Johnson, James Robinson, Pierre Yared

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From Education to Democracy? In American Economic Review (2005)
Coauthor(s): Daron Acemoglu, Simon Johnson, James Robinson, Pierre Yared

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Working papers

Fiscal Rules and Discretion under Self-Enforcement (2017)
Coauthor(s): Marina Halac, Pierre Yared

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The Optimality of Consols in Government Debt Management (2017)
Coauthor(s): Davide Debortoli, Ricardo Nunes, Pierre Yared

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Commitment vs. Flexibility with Costly Verification (2017)
Coauthor(s): Marina Halac, Pierre Yared

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Fiscal Rules and Discretion in a World Economy (2017)
Coauthor(s): Marina Halac, Pierre Yared

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The Optimal Supply of Public and Private Liquidity (2017)
Coauthor(s): Marina Azzimonti, Pierre Yared

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