Economics Faculty Directory

Theodore Papageorgiou

Felter Family Professor



Selected Publications

"Search Frictions and Efficiency in Decentralized Transport Markets," with Giulia Brancaccio, Myrto Kalouptsidi and Nicola Rosaia, 2023, Quarterly Journal of Economics, 138(4), 2451-2503

"Occupational Matching and Cities,” American Economic Journal: Macroeconomics, 2022, American Economic Journal: Macroeconomics, 14(3), 82-132

“Geography, Transportation, and Endogenous Trade Costs,” with Giulia Brancaccio and Myrto Kalouptsidi, 2020, Econometrica, 88(2), 657-691

“Large Firms and Within Firm Occupational Reallocation,” 2018, Journal of Economic Theory, 174, 184-223

“Firm Learning and Growth,” with Costas Arkolakis and Olga Timoshenko, 2018, Review of Economic Dynamics, 27, 146-168

“Learning Your Comparative Advantages,” 2014, Review of Economic Studies, 81(3), 1263-1295


Working Paper 1030. Giulia Brancaccio (Cornell University), Myrto Kalouptsidi (Harvard University), Theodore Papageorgiou (Boston College), "The Impact of Oil Prices on World Trade." (02/2021; PDF)

Working Paper 1011. Theodore Papageorgiou (Boston College), "Occupational Matching and Cities." (06/2020; PDF)

Working Paper 1010. Giulia Brancacci (Cornell University), Myrto Kalouptsidi (Harvard University), Theodore Papageorgiou (Boston College), and Nicola Rosai (Harvard University), "Search Frictions and Efficiency in Decentralized Transport Markets." (05/2020; PDF)

Working Paper 1006. Fabian Lange (McGill University) and Theodore Papageorgiou (Boston College), "Beyond Cobb-Douglas: Flexibly Estimating Matching Functions with Unobserved Matching Efficiency". (04/2020; PDF)