Lorenzo Caliendo

Associate Professor of Economics

Professor Caliendo joined Yale School of Management in 2010 after spending a year at Princeton University as a research fellow for the I.E.S. Born in Montevideo, Lorenzo worked in the Ministry of Health and Ministry of Industry and completed a degree in business and economics in Uruguay. He holds a PhD and Masters in Economics from the University of Chicago and a Masters degree from the University of Auckland, New Zealand.

His research focuses on the trade and welfare effects of international trade policy, on how firm’s organizational structure and productivity change from foreign trade competition and on the macroeconomics effects of international trade and growth.


  • PhD, University of Chicago, 2010
  • MA, University of Chicago, 2006
  • MComm, University of Auckland, 2005
  • Lic. en Economía, Universidad Católica del Uruguay, 2003


Selected Articles

L. Caliendo and F. Parro
The Review of Economic Studies
L. Caliendo, F. Monte, E. Rossi-Hansberg
Journal of Political Economy
L. Caliendo and E. Rossi-Hansberg
The Quarterly Journal of Economics
L. Caliendo and F. Parro
New Developments in Computable General Equilibrium Analysis for Trade Policy

Selected Working Papers

L. Caliendo, M. Dvorkin and F. Parro
NBER Working Paper No. 21149
L. Caliendo, F. Parro, E. Rossi-Hansberg, and P. D. Sarte
NBER Working Paper No. 20168


Yale SOM Alumni Association Teaching Award
Outstanding Teacher in the Core Curriculum
MBA for Executives Teaching Award
Outstanding Teacher in the Core Curriculum