• 1493 Citations
  • 10 h-Index
1993 …2019
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Personal information

Professor Machado holds a PhD in Economics by the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, U.S.A. and an Agregação (Habilitation) in Statistics and Econometrics by Universidade NOVA de Lisboa.

José Machado is a member of the Editorial Boards of Empirical Economics and the Portuguese Economic Journal and has published his scientific research in some of the top journals of his field namely, Journal of the American Statistical Society, Journal of Econometrics, Journal of Applied Econometrics, Econometric Theory, European Economic Review, Empirical Economics, Economic Letters and Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics. His most influential piece of research is ”Counterfactual Decomposition of Changes in Wage Distributions using Quantile Regression”, (joint work with José Mata), published in Journal of Applied Econometrics 20, 2005.

He teaches, Econometrics, Statistics and Macroeconomics

He is consultant of the Bank of Portugal since 1992.

Research interests

Current research interests include: Quantile regression estimation with nonrandom sampling; unemployment duration.

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Research Output at NOVA 1993 2019

  • 1493 Citations
  • 10 h-Index
  • 17 Article
  • 1 Conference contribution
  • 1 Master's Thesis
2 Citations (Scopus)

Quantiles via moments

Machado, J. A. F. & Santos Silva, J. M. C., 1 Nov 2019, In : Journal of Econometrics. 213, 1, p. 145-173

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Quantile regression
Simulation experiment
Conditional distribution
3 Citations (Scopus)

The reservation wage unemployment duration nexus

Addison, J. T., Machado, J. A. F. & Portugal, P., 1 Dec 2013, In : Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics. 75, 6, p. 980-987 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle


Simulating quantile models with applications to economics and management

Ferreira Machado, J. A., 2010, ISCM II and EPMESC XII - Proc. of the 2nd Int. Symposium on Computational Mechanics and the 12th Int. Conf. on the Enhancement and Promotion of Computational Methods in Engineering and Science. PART 1 ed. Vol. 1233. p. 35-40 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

regression analysis
3 Citations (Scopus)

A note on identification with averaged data

Machado, J. A. F. & Silva, J. M. C. S., 1 Jun 2006, In : Econometric Theory. 22, 3, p. 537-541 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Group selection
Grouped data
477 Citations (Scopus)
Quantile regression
Wage distribution