Curriculum Vitae [PDF]

Tiago Tavares 

Full Name: Tiago Gomes da Silva Tavares
Contact: Departamento de Economía, ITAM - CIE, Av Sta Teresa, n930; Mexico City, DF 10700, Mexico
Citizenship: Portugal


University of Rochester, USA
   Ph.D., Economics, 2015. 
   M.A., Economics, 2011.
Universidade Católica Portuguesa, Portugal
   M.A., Economics, 2009.
   B.S., Summa Cum Laude, Economics, 2007.
Université catholique de Louvain, Belgium
   Study Abroad, 2006.

Academic Employment

Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, ITAM-CIE, August 2015 - present 

Research Fields

Sovereign Default, Firm Dynamics, International Macroeconomics, Macroeconomics

Working Papers

“The Role of International Reserves in Sovereign Debt Restructuring under Fiscal Adjustment”, 2017
“Labor Market Distortions under International Financial Crisis", 2016
"Noisy information About the Trend and Sovereign Default Risk", 2016 (work in progress)
"Heterogeneous Investment Dynamics of Manufacturing Firms", joint with Alexandros Fakos, 2017 (work in progress)

Talks and Conferences

2017: Univ. Iberoamericana (talk); 17th SAET, Faro (conf.); SED, Edinburg (conf.); 10th Meeting of the Portuguese Economic Journal (conf.)
2016: XXI Macro Workshop, Vigo (conf.); 10th Meeting of the Portuguese Economic Journal (conf.); 22nd Computing in Economics and Finance (conf.); Stockman, URochester (conf.); Banco de Mexico (talk); 
2015: University of Rochester (talk); CESifo-Delphi, Athens (conf.); ITAM-PIER Macroeconomics, UPenn (conf.); Stockman, URochester (conf.); Banco de Mexico (talk)


2016: International Economic Review

Teaching Experience

Instructor for Undergraduate Level Courses:
   International Trade, 2015 (Fall), 2016 (Spring, Fall), 2017 (Spring)
   Economic Statistics (ECO 230), Summer 2014.
   Intermediate Macroeconomics (ECO 209), Summer 2013.
Teaching Assistant for Undergraduate Level Courses:
   Intermediate Microeconomics (ECO 207), Fall 2011 and 2014.
   Public Finance (ECO 263), Spring 2014.
   Intermediate Macroeconomics (ECO 209), Fall 2013.
   Economic Statistics (ECO 230), Spring 2012 and 2013.
   Econometrics (ECO 231), Fall 2012.

Fellowships, Scholarships, and Awards

Graduate Fellowship and Tuition Scholarship, University of Rochester, 2012-2014.
Fulbright Scholarship 2009-2011.
Honors Tuition Scholarship Universidade Católica Portuguesa, 2003-2008.

Computer Skills

C, Fortran, Julia, Mathematica, MATLAB, OpenMP, MPI, SPSS, Stata, AWS.


English, Spanish (fluent)
Portuguese (native)
French (basic)