Professor; Canada Research Chair
Ph.D. (Minnesota, 1998), M.A. (Minnesota, 1996)
Office: Max Gluskin House, 150 St. George Street, 201. Phone: 416-978-5114.
Personal website: http://www.economics.utoronto.ca/diegor/
Research fields: Macroeconomics, Economic development
- Chaoran Chen, Diego Restuccia, Raul Santaeulalia-Llopis, "The Effects of Land Markets on Resource Allocation and Agricultural Productivity", Review of Economic Dynamics 45 (2022), 41–54. (Freely available.)
- Tasso Adamopoulos and Diego Restuccia, "Geography and Agricultural Productivity: Cross-Country Evidence from Micro Plot-Level Data", Review of Economic Studies 89 (4) (2022), 1629–1653. (Freely available.)
- Fernando Aragon, Diego Restuccia, Juan Pablo Rud, "Are small farms really more productive than large farms?", Food Policy 106 (2022), 1–11. (Freely available.)
- Tasso Adamopoulos, Loren Brandt, Jessica Leight, Diego Restuccia, "Misallocation, Selection and Productivity: A Quantitative Analysis with Panel Data from China", Econometrica 90 (3) (2022), 1261–1282. (Freely available.)
- Pedro Bento and Diego Restuccia, "On Average Establishment Size across Sectors and Countries", Journal of Monetary Economics 117 (2021), 220–242. (Freely available.)
Honors and awards
- Research Director, Macroeconomic Development Workshop, Research Institute for Development, Growth and Economics (RIDGE), 2019.
- State of the Art Lecture, Canadian Economic Association, 2017.
- Research Associate, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), 2016.
- Canada Research Chair in Macroeconomics and Productivity (Tier 1), 2015.
- Member, Advisory Committee, Trade, Integration and Growth Network (TIGN), Latin American and the Caribbean Economic Association, 2012.
Courses taught 2022–2023
- ECO2120H1F, section L5101 (St. George) • Topics in Growth and Development • M5-7 • FE 324
- ECO362H1F, section L0101 (St. George) • Economic Growth • M2-5
- ECO3100H1S, section L0101 (St. George) • Frontiers in Macroeconomics ( Diego Restuccia and Burhanettin Kuruscu ) • M1-3 • MP 118
- ECO362H1S, section L0101 (St. George) • Economic Growth • M10-1