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Luís A.V. Catão
(Luis A.V. Catao)

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First Name:Luis
Middle Name:A.V.
Last Name:Catao
RePEc Short-ID:pca144
Terminal Degree:1995 Faculty of Economics; University of Cambridge (from RePEc Genealogy)


(90%) Departamento de Economia
Instituto Superior de Economia e Gestão (ISEG)
Universidade de Lisboa

Lisboa, Portugal
RePEc:edi:deutlpt (more details at EDIRC)

(10%) Unidade de Estudos sobre Complexidade e Economia (UECE)
Research in Economics and Mathematics (REM)
Instituto Superior de Economia e Gestão (ISEG)
Universidade de Lisboa

Lisboa, Portugal
RePEc:edi:ueutlpt (more details at EDIRC)

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Working papers

  1. Luís A.V. Catão & Daniel Marcel te Kaat, 2018. "Capital Account Liberalization and the Composition of Bank Liabilities," Working Papers REM 2018/53, ISEG - Lisbon School of Economics and Management, REM, Universidade de Lisboa.
  2. Luís A. V. Catão, 2018. "Reforms and External Balances in Southern Europe and Ireland," Working Papers REM 2018/27, ISEG - Lisbon School of Economics and Management, REM, Universidade de Lisboa.
  3. Valeriya Dinger & Daniel Marcel te Kaat & Mr. Luis Catão, 2017. "International Financial Integration and Funding Risks: Bank-Level Evidence from Latin America," IMF Working Papers 2017/224, International Monetary Fund.
  4. Mr. Luis Catão & Mr. Marco Terrones, 2016. "Financial De-Dollarization: A Global Perspective and the Peruvian Experience," IMF Working Papers 2016/097, International Monetary Fund.
  5. Rui Mano & Mr. Luis Catão, 2015. "Default Premium," IMF Working Papers 2015/167, International Monetary Fund.
  6. Catão, Luis A. V. & Milesi-Ferretti, Gian Maria, 2014. "External Liabilities and Crises," CEPR Discussion Papers 10058, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  7. Luis Catão & Ana Fostel & Romain Ranciere, 2014. "Fiscal Discoveries and Yield Decouplings," Working Papers 2014-21, The George Washington University, Institute for International Economic Policy.
  8. Catão, Luis A. V. & Fostel, Ana & Rancière, Romain, 2013. "Fiscal Discoveries and Sudden Decouplings," CEPR Discussion Papers 9368, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  9. Mr. Julian Di Giovanni & Mr. Rudolfs Bems & Jungjin Lee & Ms. Mitali Das & Ms. Filiz D Unsal & Marola Castillo & Jair Rodriguez & Mr. Mauricio Vargas & Mr. Luis Catão & Mr. Steven T Phillips & Mr. Luc, 2013. "The External Balance Assessment (EBA) Methodology," IMF Working Papers 2013/272, International Monetary Fund.
  10. Roberto Chang & Mr. Luis Catão, 2013. "World Food Prices, the Terms of Trade-Real Exchange Rate Nexus, and Monetary Policy," IMF Working Papers 2013/114, International Monetary Fund.
  11. Luis Catão & Roberto Chang, 2012. "Monetary Rules for Commodity Traders," NBER Working Papers 18536, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  12. Romain Ranciere & Ana Fostel & Luis Catao, 2011. "Sudden Stops and Sovereign Defaults," 2011 Meeting Papers 1359, Society for Economic Dynamics.
  13. Aiolfi, Marco & Catão, Luis A. V. & Timmermann, Allan G, 2010. "Common Factors in Latin America’s Business Cycles," CEPR Discussion Papers 7671, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  14. Luis Catão & Adrian Pagan, 2010. "The Credit Channel and Monetary Transmission in Brazil and Chile: A Structured VAR Approach," NCER Working Paper Series 53, National Centre for Econometric Research.
  15. Luis Catão & Roberto Chang, 2010. "World Food Prices and Monetary Policy," NBER Working Papers 16563, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  16. Luis Catao & Carmen Pages & Maria Fernanda Rosales, 2009. "Financial Dependence, Formal Credit and Informal Jobs - New Evidence from Brazilian Household Data," Research Department Publications 4642, Inter-American Development Bank, Research Department.
  17. Luis A. V. Catao & Ana Fostel & Sandeep Kapur, 2008. "Persistent Gaps and Default Traps," Birkbeck Working Papers in Economics and Finance 0803, Birkbeck, Department of Economics, Mathematics & Statistics.
  18. A. R. Pagan & Mr. Luis Catão & Mr. Douglas Laxton, 2008. "Monetary Transmission in an Emerging Targeter: The Case of Brazil," IMF Working Papers 2008/191, International Monetary Fund.
  19. Sandeep Kapur & Ms. Ana L Fostel & Mr. Luis Catão, 2007. "Persistent Gaps, Volatility Types, and Default Traps," IMF Working Papers 2007/148, International Monetary Fund.
  20. Mr. Luis Catão, 2006. "Sudden Stops and Currency Drops: A Historical Look," IMF Working Papers 2006/133, International Monetary Fund.
  21. Mr. Luis Catão & Mr. George A Mackenzie, 2006. "Perspectiveson Low Global Interest Rates," IMF Working Papers 2006/076, International Monetary Fund.
  22. Sandeep Kapur & Mr. Luis Catão, 2004. "Missing Link: Volatility and the Debt Intolerance Paradox," IMF Working Papers 2004/051, International Monetary Fund.
  23. Catão, Luis A. V. & Timmermann, Allan G, 2004. "Country and Industry Dynamics in Stock Returns," CEPR Discussion Papers 4368, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  24. Mr. Luis Catão & Mr. Marco Terrones, 2003. "Fiscal Deficits and Inflation," IMF Working Papers 2003/065, International Monetary Fund.
  25. Mr. Solomos Solomou & Mr. Luis Catão, 2003. "Exchange Rates in the Periphery and International Adjustment Under the Gold Standard," IMF Working Papers 2003/041, International Monetary Fund.
  26. Mr. Luis Catão & Mr. Bennett W Sutton, 2002. "Sovereign Defaults: The Role of Volatility," IMF Working Papers 2002/149, International Monetary Fund.
  27. Mr. Luis Catão & Mr. Marco Terrones, 2001. "Fiscal Deficits and Inflation: A New Look at the Emerging Market Evidence," IMF Working Papers 2001/074, International Monetary Fund.
  28. Mr. Luis Catão & Mr. Sergio L. Rodriguez, 2000. "Banks and Monetary Shocks in Emerging Markets: How Far Can We Go with the "Credit View"?," IMF Working Papers 2000/068, International Monetary Fund.
  29. Mr. Robin Brooks & Mr. Luis Catão, 2000. "The New Economy and Global Stock Returns," IMF Working Papers 2000/216, International Monetary Fund.
  30. Mr. Luis Catão & Mr. Marco Terrones, 2000. "Determinants of Dollarization: The Banking Side," IMF Working Papers 2000/146, International Monetary Fund.
  31. Mr. Luis Catão & Ms. Elisabetta Falcetti, 1999. "Determinants of Argentina’s External Trade," IMF Working Papers 1999/121, International Monetary Fund.
  32. Mr. Luis Catão, 1998. "Intermediation Spreads in a Dual Currency Economy: Argentina in the 1990s," IMF Working Papers 1998/090, International Monetary Fund.
  33. Solomou, S. & Catao, L., 1998. "Effective Exchange Rates, 1879-1913," Cambridge Working Papers in Economics 9814, Faculty of Economics, University of Cambridge.
  34. Mr. Luis Catão, 1997. "Bank Credit in Argentina in the Aftermath of the Mexican Crisis: Supply or Demand Constrained?," IMF Working Papers 1997/032, International Monetary Fund.
  35. Mr. Luis Catão & Mr. Ramana Ramaswamy, 1995. "Recession and Recovery in the United Kingdom in the 1990'+L927s: A Vector Autoregression Approach," IMF Working Papers 1995/040, International Monetary Fund.
  36. Solomou, S. & Catao, L., 1995. "Real Effective Exchange Rates 1870-1913: The Core Industrial Countries," Cambridge Working Papers in Economics 9404, Faculty of Economics, University of Cambridge.


  1. Catão, Luis A.V. & Mano, Rui C., 2017. "Default premium," Journal of International Economics, Elsevier, vol. 107(C), pages 91-110.
  2. Luis Catão & Ana Fostel & Romain Ranciere, 2017. "Fiscal Discoveries and Yield Decouplings," IMF Economic Review, Palgrave Macmillan;International Monetary Fund, vol. 65(4), pages 704-744, November.
  3. Catão, Luis A.V. & Chang, Roberto, 2015. "World food prices and monetary policy," Journal of Monetary Economics, Elsevier, vol. 75(C), pages 69-88.
  4. Catão, Luis A.V. & Milesi-Ferretti, Gian Maria, 2014. "External liabilities and crises," Journal of International Economics, Elsevier, vol. 94(1), pages 18-32.
  5. Luis Catão & Roberto Chang, 2013. "Monetary Rules for Commodity Traders," IMF Economic Review, Palgrave Macmillan;International Monetary Fund, vol. 61(1), pages 52-91, April.
  6. Aiolfi, Marco & Catão, Luis A.V. & Timmermann, Allan, 2011. "Common factors in Latin America's business cycles," Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, vol. 95(2), pages 212-228, July.
  7. Catão, Luis A.V. & Fostel, Ana & Kapur, Sandeep, 2009. "Persistent gaps and default traps," Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, vol. 89(2), pages 271-284, July.
  8. Luis Catão & Sandeep Kapur, 2006. "Volatility and the Debt-Intolerance Paradox," IMF Staff Papers, Palgrave Macmillan, vol. 53(2), pages 1-1.
  9. Catao, Luis A.V. & Terrones, Marco E., 2005. "Fiscal deficits and inflation," Journal of Monetary Economics, Elsevier, vol. 52(3), pages 529-554, April.
  10. Luis A. V. Catão & Solomos N. Solomou, 2005. "Effective Exchange Rates and the Classical Gold Standard Adjustment," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 95(4), pages 1259-1275, September.
  11. Luis Catão & Elisabetta Falcetti, 2002. "Determinants of Argentina’s External Trade," Journal of Applied Economics, Universidad del CEMA, vol. 5, pages 19-57, May.
  12. Solomou, Solomos & Catao, Luis, 2000. "Effective exchange rates 1879–1913," European Review of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 4(3), pages 361-382, December.
  13. Catao, Luis A V, 1998. "Mexico and Export-Led Growth: The Porfirian Period Revisited," Cambridge Journal of Economics, Oxford University Press, vol. 22(1), pages 59-78, January.
  14. Luis Catão & Ramana Ramaswamy, 1996. "Recession and Recovery in the United Kingdom in the 1990s: Identifying the Shocks," National Institute Economic Review, National Institute of Economic and Social Research, vol. 157(1), pages 97-106, July.
  15. Catão, Luis A. V., 1992. "A new wholesale price index for Brazil during the period 1870-1913," Revista Brasileira de Economia - RBE, EPGE Brazilian School of Economics and Finance - FGV EPGE (Brazil), vol. 46(4), October.
  16. Catao, Luis, 1990. "The long-wave debate : Tibor Vasko, ed., Selected papers from an IIASA international meeting on long-term fluctuations in economic growth: their causes and consequences, held in Weimar, GDR, 1985 (Spr," European Journal of Political Economy, Elsevier, vol. 6(2), pages 297-301, October.


  1. Luis A V Catão, 2014. "Comments on Andrew Filardo and Marco Lombardi's paper," BIS Papers chapters, in: Bank for International Settlements (ed.), Globalisation, inflation and monetary policy in Asia and the Pacific, volume 77, pages 155-158, Bank for International Settlements.
  2. Luis A.V. Catão & Adrian Pagan, 2011. "The Credit Channel and Monetary Transmission in Brazil and Chile: A Structured VAR Approach," Central Banking, Analysis, and Economic Policies Book Series, in: Luis Felipe Céspedes & Roberto Chang & Diego Saravia (ed.),Monetary Policy under Financial Turbulence, edition 1, volume 16, chapter 5, pages 105-144, Central Bank of Chile.
  3. Luis A. V. Catão, 2007. "Sudden Stops and Currency Drops: A Historical Look," NBER Chapters, in: The Decline of Latin American Economies: Growth, Institutions, and Crises, pages 243-290, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.

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NEP is an announcement service for new working papers, with a weekly report in each of many fields. This author has had 14 papers announced in NEP. These are the fields, ordered by number of announcements, along with their dates. If the author is listed in the directory of specialists for this field, a link is also provided.
  1. NEP-MAC: Macroeconomics (9) 2009-12-11 2009-12-11 2010-03-28 2010-12-11 2011-04-23 2012-12-06 2013-04-13 2015-01-09 2015-06-27. Author is listed
  2. NEP-OPM: Open Economy Macroeconomics (5) 2012-12-06 2013-04-13 2015-01-09 2015-06-27 2018-02-19. Author is listed
  3. NEP-BAN: Banking (4) 2008-02-23 2009-12-11 2011-04-23 2018-11-05
  4. NEP-CBA: Central Banking (3) 2010-03-28 2010-12-11 2011-04-23
  5. NEP-LAM: Central & South America (3) 2008-02-23 2009-12-11 2011-04-23
  6. NEP-MON: Monetary Economics (3) 2010-03-28 2010-12-11 2011-04-23
  7. NEP-EEC: European Economics (2) 2013-04-13 2018-02-19
  8. NEP-AGR: Agricultural Economics (1) 2010-12-11
  9. NEP-DEV: Development (1) 2009-12-11
  10. NEP-ENT: Entrepreneurship (1) 2001-11-27
  11. NEP-IFN: International Finance (1) 2015-01-09
  12. NEP-NET: Network Economics (1) 2001-11-27
  13. NEP-RMG: Risk Management (1) 2003-06-04


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