Research


Research interests: trade, labor, economic geography

Resume (corporate)

Curriculum Vitae (academic)

Work in progress

“Geographical occupational concentration and transition to working from home” (with Sajid Ghani)

“Production outsourcing: a study of the NAFTA trade shock” (with Victor Stolzenburg)

“Wage Disparity and Employment Parity: Gender in the U.S. nursing labor market”

Working papers

“Occupational concentration and spatial distribution” submitted at Journal of Labor Economics

“The Intergenerational Influence of Institutions in Determining Inequality of Opportunity in Brazil,” Master’s thesis

Publications

Silva, Andrew (2020) “Gender, price, and quantity effects in U.S. earnings inequality: revisiting counterfactual density estimates,” Economics Bulletin, Vol. 40 No. 3 p.A219.
Paper online, SSRN, preprint

Gaber, Nadia, Andrew Silva, Monica Lewis-Patrick, Emily Kutil, Debra Taylor, and Roslyn Bouier (2020) “Water insecurity and psychosocial distress: case study of the Detroit water shutoffs,” Journal of Public Health. doi:10.1093/pubmed/fdaa157
Paper online

Silva, Andrew (2020) “Unpaid internships and equality of opportunity: a pseudo-panel analysis of UN data,” Applied Economics Letters. doi:10.1080/13504851.2020.1808571
Paper online, SSRN, preprint

Hertz, Thomas and Andrew Silva (2019) “Rurality and Income Inequality in the United States, 1975-2015,” Rural Sociology. doi:10.1111/ruso.12295
Paper online

Johnson, Jessi .E., Andrew Silva, and George R. Branner, G.R. (2005): “Analysis of Nonlinear Input Impedance Matching in Active Frequency Multipliers,” IEICE TRANSACTIONS on Information and Systems, Vol. E88-D No. 7 pp 1409-1416
Paper online

Software

Silva, Andrew (2017): “MSDECO: Stata module to compute the Mookherjee & Shorrocks (1982) over-time inequality decomposition by subgroup,” Statistical Software Components. [http://fmwww.bc.edu/RePEc/bocode/m/msdeco.ado]

Policy Papers

“The Impact of Trade on Jobs,” with Maria Mexi. Briefing paper for The Global Governance Center and the Center for Trade and Economic Integration (2021).

“Linking Voluntary Standards to Sustainable Development Goals,” contributor, ITC (2020).

“LDC Trade Targets and the Sustainable Development Goals,” contributor, UNCTAD (2018).

“Women, Skills, and Jobs,” with Sara Johansson de Silva, The World Bank (2018)

“SME Competitiveness Outlook 2016,” contributor, ITC (2016).

“Macroeconomic News Announcements and Commodities Prices,” contributor, UNCTAD (2011).