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Gerald A. Carlino, Senior Economic Advisor and EconomistGerald A. Carlino

Senior Economic Advisor and Economist

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Curriculum vitae PDF

Working Papers

Published Books

  • Economies of Scale in Manufacturing Location: Theory and Measurements. Leiden, The Netherlands: Martinus Nijhoff, 1978.

Publications in Refereed Journals

  • "Local Deficits and Local Jobs: Can U.S. States Stabilize Their Own Economies?," Journal of Monetary Economics, Vol. 60, 2013, pp. 517-530, with Robert Inman.
  • "The Long and Large Decline in State Employment Growth Volatility," Journal of Money, Credit, and Banking, Vol. 45, 2013, pp. 521-534, with Robert DeFina and Keith Sill.
  • “Urban Density and the Rate of Innovation,” Journal of Urban Economics, Vol. 61, 2007, pp. 389-419, with Robert Hunt and Satyajit Chatterjee.
  • “Macroeconomic Analysis Using Regional Data: An Application to Monetary Policy,” in Richard Arnott and Daniel McMillen (eds.), A Companion to Urban Economics, Oxford: Blackwell-Synergy, 2007, pp. 440-59, with Robert DeFina.
  • “Compensating Differentials and the Social Benefits of the NFL: Reply,” Journal of Urban Economics, Vol. 60, 2006, pp. 132-38, with N. Edward Coulson.
  • “How Strong is Co-Movement in Employment over the Business Cycle? Evidence from State/Sector Data” (with Robert DeFina), Journal of Urban Economics 55 (2004), pp. 298-315.
  • “Compensating Differentials and the Social Benefits of the NFL” (with N. Ed Coulson), Journal of Urban Economics 56 (2004), pp. 25-50.
  • “Employment Deconcentration: A New Perspective on America's Postwar Urban Revolution” with Satyajit Chatterjee, Journal of Regional Science 42 (2002).
  • “Sectoral Shocks and Metropolitan Employment Growth,” with Keith Sill and Robert H. DeFina, Journal of Urban Economics 50 (2001).
  • “Aggregate Metropolitan Employment Growth and the Deconcentration of Metropolitan Employment,” with Satyajit Chatterjee, Journal of Monetary Economics 48 (2001).
  • “Regional Income Fluctuations: Common Trends and Common Cycles,” with Keith Sill, Review of Economics and Statistics 83 (3) (August 2001).
  • “The Differential Effects of Monetary Policy: Evidence from the U.S. States and Regions,” with Robert DeFina, Journal of Regional Science 39 (1999).
  • “The Differential Regional Effects of Monetary Policy,” with Robert DeFina, The Review of Economics and Statistics 80 (1998).
  • “Testing Neoclassical Convergence in Regional Incomes and Earnings,” with Leonard Mills, Regional Science and Urban Economics 26 (1996).
  • “Convergence and the U.S. States: A Time Series Analysis,” with Leonard Mills, Journal of Regional Science 36 (1996).
  • “Are U.S. Regional Incomes Converging? Reply,” with Leonard Mills, Journal of Monetary Economics 38 (1996).
  • “Regional Income Dynamics,” with Robert DeFina, Journal of Urban Economics 37 (1995).
  • “The Effects of Exchange Rate and Relative Productivity Changes on U.S. Industrial Output at the State Level,” with Richard Voith and Brian Cody, Urban Studies 32 (1994).
  • “Are U.S. Regional Incomes Converging? A Time Series Analysis,” with Leonard Mills, Journal of Monetary Economics 32 (1993).
  • “Accounting for Differences in Aggregate State Productivity,” with Richard Voith, Regional Science and Urban Economics (January 1993).
  • “The Concentration/Conduct Relationship in Bank Deposit Markets,” with Paul Calem, The Review of Economics and Statistics (May 1991).
  • “Urban Agglomeration Economies in the Presence of Technical Change,” with Paul Calem, Journal of Urban Economics (January 1991).
  • “Regional Impacts of Exchange Rate Movements,” with Brian Cody and Richard Voith, Regional Science Perspectives 20 (1990).
  • “Interregional Flows of Funds as a Measure of Economic Integration in the United States,” with Richard Lang, Journal of Urban Economics (July 1989).
  • “Comparisons of Agglomeration or what Chinitz Really Said: Reply,” Urban Studies (February 1987).
  • “The Determinants of County Growth,” with Edwin S. Mills, Journal of Regional Science (February 1987).
  • “Is There a Role for Public Policy in Regional Economic Growth?” with Edwin S. Mills, Modeling and Simulation (1985).
  • “Declining City Productivity and the Growth of Rural Regions: A Test of Alternative Explanations,” Journal of Urban Economics (July 1985).
  • “Do Metropolitan Areas Matter?” with Edwin S. Mills, Modeling and Simulation (1984).
  • “Interest Rate Effects and Intertemporal Consumption,” Journal of Monetary Economics (March 1982).
  • “Contrasts in Agglomeration: New York and Pittsburgh: Reconsidered,” Urban Studies (October 1980).
  • “Increasing Returns to Scale in Metropolitan Manufacturing,” Journal of Regional Science (August 1979).

Other Publications

  • "The Geography of Research and Development Activity in the U.S.," with Kristy Buzard in Frank Giarratani et. al., eds., Handbook of Industry Studies and Economic Geography, United Kingdom: Edward Elgar Publishing, 2014.
  • "Urban Density and Rate of Invention," with Satyajit Chatterjee and Bob Hunt in Philip McCann, ed., New Developments in Spatial Economics and Economic Geography, United Kingdom: Edward Elgar Publishing, 2013.
  • "Macroeconomic Analysis Using Regional Data: An Application to Monetary Policy," with Robert DeFina in Richard Arnott and Daniel McMillan, eds., A Companion to Urban Economics, Malden, MA: Blackwell Publishing Ltd., 2006.
  • “Dynamics of County Growth,” (with Edwin S. Mills) in Ake Anderson, David Batten, Borje Johansson, and Peter Nijkamp, eds., Advances in Spatial Theory and Dynamics, Studies in Regional and Urban Economics, No. 20. New York: Elsevier/North-Holland, 1989.
  • “Monetary Policy and the U.S. States and Regions: Some Implications for European Monetary Union,” in J. Von Hegen and C. Waller, eds., Regional Aspects of Monetary Policy in Europe. Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2000.

Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia Business Review Articles

Research Interests and Work in Progress

  • Regional business cycles
  • Time series analysis of regional growth issues
  • Regional growth
  • Last update: July 30, 2014