Assistant Professor

University of California, Riverside

Research Interests: Macroeconomics, Labor Economics, Housing Economics

West Coast Search and Matching Workshop.

California Macroeconomics Conference.


Unemployment History and Frictional Wage Dispersion, Journal of Monetary Economics, Vol. 78, April 2016, 5-22.

Cyclical Behavior of Unemployment and Vacancies with Loss of Skills during Unemployment, Macroeconomic Dynamics, Vol. 21(6), 2017, 1277-1304.

Loss of Skill during Unemployment and TFP Differences across Countries, European Economic Review, Vol. 100, 2017, pp 215-235.

Differences in Skill Loss During Unemployment Across Industries and Occupations, Economics Letters, Vol. 161, 2017, 31-33.

The Cyclical Behavior of the Beveridge Curve in the Housing Market (with Miroslav Gabrovski), Journal of Economic Theory, Vol. 181, 2019, 361-381.

Working Papers

Search and Credit Frictions in the Housing Market, with Miroslav Gabrovski, 2018.

Work in Progress

Endogenous TFP, Labor Market Policies and Loss of Skills.

Endogenous Separations and Housing Market Dynamics, with Miroslav Gabrovski.



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Victor Ortego-Marti

Department of Economics
University of California Riverside
3132 Sproul Hall
Riverside CA 92521

Email: victor.ortego-marti at