Juan Pablo Torres-Martínez
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Juan Pablo Torres-Martínez is a Full Professor at the University of Chile. A mathematician by education, he works in economic theory. With articles in academic journals such as Econometrica, Economic Theory, and the Journal of Mathematical Economics, his published research focuses on the analysis of financial markets and asset pricing from a dynamic general equilibrium perspective. Currently, he is also interested in topics in market design and matching markets.
Professor Torres-Martínez has been Academic Director of the Ph.D. and M.A. programs in Economics at the University of Chile and a Principal Investigator of Fondecyt-Conicyt projects. Prior to coming to the University of Chile in 2008, he was a CNPq Research Fellow and spent six years as a faculty member at the Department of Economics of the Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
He holds a Ph.D. in Science from IMPA, Brazil. His dissertation about general equilibrium and rational bubbles in collateralized asset markets received the Haralambos Simeonides Prize from the Brazilian Association of Graduate Programs in Economics.