Dr Amil K Petrin

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Contact Me

petrin@umn.edu
612-625-6353

Economics
4-101 Hanson Hall

1925 4th Street South

Affiliations
Educational Background & Specialties

Educational Background

  • Ph.D.: Economics, University of Michigan, 1998.
  • B.A. summa cum laude: Economics, University of Pennsylvania, 1989.

Specialties

  • Industrial organization
  • Applied microeconomics
  • Econometrics
Courses Taught
  • Econ 8205/8206: Applied Econometrics
  • Economics 8601/8602: Industrial Organization and Government Regulation
Research & Professional Activities

Professional Activities

  • Board of Directors, Minnesota Economics Association: 2012 - present
  • Associate Editor: International Journal of Industrial Organization , 2009 - 2012
  • U.S. Census Advisory Committee: 2009 - 2011

Research

  • Consultant, National Center for State Courts: 2014 - present
  • Consultant, National Bank of Belgium: 2013 - present
  • Research Associate, National Bureau of Economic Research: 2007 - present
  • Member, Conference in Income and Wealth: 2006 - present
Publications
  • Estimating Production Functions when Capital is Measured with Error. Petrin, Amil, Kyoo-il Kim, Suyong Song, Author, 2016.
  • Tests for Price Endogeneity in Differentiated Product Models: Petrin, Amil, Kyoo-il Kim, Journal of Econometric Methods, January 47-70, 2015.
  • Exploring Reallocation’s Apparent Negative Contribution to Growth: Petrin, Amil, Mitsukuni Nishida, Saso Polanec, Journal of Productivity Analysis, April 1-24, 2013.
  • Estimating Lost Output from Allocative Inefficiency, with Application to Chile and Firing Costs: Petrin, Amil, Jagadeesh Sivadasan, Review of Economics and Statistics, 95(1) 286-301, 2013.
  • Measuring Aggregate Productivity Growth Using Plant-level Data. Petrin, Amil, James Levinsohn, Author, 2012.
  • The Impact of Plant-Level Resource Reallocations and Technical Progress on U.S. Macroeconomic Growth: Petrin, Amil, Kirk White, Jerome Reiter, Review of Economic Dynamics, 14(1) 3-26, January, 2011.