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Angel H Aguiar

Agricultural Economics 

  • DataBase Constr Spec/Research Economist
KRAN Room 566
403 W. State St
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2056

Dr. Angel Aguiar is a Research Economist in the Center for Global Trade Analysis. He works in the construction of the GTAP Data Base.  He also teaches at the GTAP Short Courses, and his research interests include international trade issues.

Angel earned his Ph.D. in Agricultural Economics from Purdue University, a M.S. in Agricultural Economics from the University of Idaho, and a Bachelor in Business and Economics from the University of Idaho. Angel began his Economics course work at the Pontificia Universidad Católica del Ecuador.

Selected Publications

Aguiar, A., B. Narayanan and R. McDougall. 2016. "An Overview of the GTAP 9 Data Base" Journal of Global Economic Analysis, 1(1), 181-208. doi:

Walmsley, T. L., A. Aguiar, and S. A. Ahmed. 2015. "Labor Migration and Economic Growth in East and South-East Asia," World Economy. doi: 10.1111/twec.12334

Aguiar, A. H., and T. L. Walmsley. 2014. "The Importance of Timing in the U.S. Response to Undocumented Immigrants: A Recursive Dynamic Approach," Economic Modelling 41 (August): 253-262. doi:

Siddig K., A. Aguiar, H. Grethe, P. Minor, T. Walmsley. 2014. "Impacts of removing fuel import subsidies in Nigeria on poverty," Energy Policy, Volume 69, Pages 165-178. doi:10.1016/j.enpol.2014.02.006

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