Hector Sala obtained Ph.D. in Economics at the Departament d'Economia Aplicada, UAB, in 2000. He currently holds a position of Associate Professor at the Departament d'Economia Aplicada (UAB).

His main field of interest is in the macroeconomics of labor market analysis. His work involves time series analysis and the estimation of structural models to study the dynamics of employment and unemployment and the Phillips Curve trade-off.

He joined IZA as a Research Affiliate in February 2000 and became a Research Fellow in March 2004.



IZA Discussion Paper No. 6171
published in: Journal of Productivity Analysis, 2013, 40 (1), 31-41
IZA Discussion Paper No. 5993
Roberto González, Hector Sala
published in: Development Policy Review, 2015, 33 (1), 107-131
IZA Discussion Paper No. 5992
published in: Journal of Macroeconomics, 2012, 4 (1), 181-198
IZA Discussion Paper No. 5796
published in: Economic and Social Review, 2012, 43 (3), 343-376
IZA Discussion Paper No. 5096
published in: Energy Journal, 2011, 32 (3), 89-118
IZA Discussion Paper No. 5092
published as 'The Role of the Wage-Productivity Gap in Economic Activity' in: International Review of Applied Economics, 2014, 28 (4), 436-459
IZA Discussion Paper No. 4299
published in: Bulletin of Economic Research, 2012, 64 (3), 344–366
IZA Discussion Paper No. 4252
published as 'The US Inflation-Unemployment Trade-off Revisited: New Evidence for Policy Making' in: Journal of Policy Modeling, 2010, 32 (6), 758-777
IZA Discussion Paper No. 3924
published in: Economic Record, 2010, 86 (273), 185-209