Leandro Magnusson

Dr, BA(Econ) MA(Econ) Sao Paulo, PhD Brown

  • The University of Western Australia (M251), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Perth


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Leandro is an econometrician with both applied and theoretical interests. Leandro’s research is mainly related to the identification of causal relationships of economic variables in time series and cross-section models.


Bachelor of Arts (Economics), University of Sao Paulo, 1995.
Master of Arts (Economics), University of Sao Paulo, 2000.
Ph.D., Brown University, 2007.

Funding overview

Provost's Fund for Faculty-Student Scholarly and Artistic Engagement, Nov. 2010 - May 2011, Tulane Univeristy, U$1,000.

Newcomb Fellows Grant Program, 2011, Tulane University, U$ 2,820.

Research Enhancement Fund Phase II, 2007-2008, Tulane University, U$ 9,471.

Previous positions

Assistant Professor Tulane University (2007-2011).
Researcher, Institute of Applied Economic Research, Brazil (2000-2001).

Current projects

Empirical evidence on the Euler equation for consumption and output in the US, with Prof. G. Ascari and S. Mavroeidis, Oxford University, UK, funded by ARC DP170100697.

IV Regression with Time-Varying First Stage Regression, with Prof S. Mavroeidis, Oxford University, UK, funded by ARC DP170100697. 

The New Keynesian IS curve in a small open economy: an empirical investigation, Australia, funded by ARC DP170100697.

Inference on the Structural Relationship between the Stock Market and Monetary Policy, with E. A. Carlevaro, University of Western Australia, funded by ARC DP170100697.

Teaching overview

Advanced Applied Econometrics (ECON 4413/5513), Econometrics (ECON 3371), Fundamentals of Business Analytics (BUSN 5002) 


Applied Econometrics and Econometrics


Portuguese (Native)

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth

Research expertise keywords

  • Econometrics: hypothesis testing, weak instruments
  • Applied econometrics: new-keynesian models


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