Jesse Perla

Assistant Professor

I am an Assistant Professor in the Vancouver School of Economics at the University of British Columbia.

My core interest is in macro-economics and growth from the perspective of the firm, with an emphasis on the role of information diffusion.

I obtained my PhD in 2013 from New York University and my undergraduate degree in applied mathematics from Columbia University in New York City.

Math and course selection advice for UBC undergraduates potentially interested in graduate school.

Winter 2017

ECON307 Honours Intermediate Macroeconomics II Sections

Theories of economic growth and the business cycle. Intended primarily for prospective honours and other qualified students.

Winter 2017

ECON407 Topics in Macroeconomics Sections

Selected topics in advanced macroeconomic analysis.

Winter 2017

ECON546 Monetary Theory and Policy I Sections