­­Francisco A. CASTELLANOS-SOSA­­  

Publications (citation record on Google Scholar)


     Energy reform and energy consumption convergence in Mexico: A spatial approach 

         (2022) Structural Change and Economic Dynamics, in collaboration with René Cabral and André Varella Mollick


     Proximity effects and labour specialization transitions in Mexico: a spatial Markov chain analysis 

         (2021) Regional Studies, 55(4), 575-589, in collaboration with Miguel Flores


     Labor productivity convergence in Mexico

         (2020) International Journal of Political Economy, 49(3), 243-260


     Europe's income convergence and the latest global financial crisis 

         (2019) Research in Economics, 73(1), 23-34, in collaboration with René Cabral

                    *** [Among the top 5 most cited articles in Research in Economics] ***

­­To Revise and Resubmit


     Political budget cycles: The role of candidate selection 

      in collaboration with Marco Pérez 

Under Review


     Spatial Income Inequality in the United States


     Immigration and Income Inequality in the United States

In Progress


     U.S. Tariffs on Chinese Exports and U.S. Imports from Mexico

      in collaboration with Raymond Robertson, and Nereyda Ortiz-Osejo


     Estimating lost profits from patent infringement: A test on the duopoly/monopoly approach for the last two decades 

      in collaboration with Stephen P. Magee 


     Fear of deportation? Uncovering the labor market effects of Secure Communities 

      in collaboration with Ana Canedo 


     Trade wars and income inequality


     Spatial spillovers of international trade 


     Income Inequality and CO2 Emissions in the United States


     Decentralization and Economic Growth in Mexican Municipalities


     Government Spending and Income Inequality