Julio L. Ortiz

Julio L. Ortiz

Ph.D. Candidate, Department of Economics

Boston University

Welcome! I am a PhD candidate in the Economics Department at Boston University.

My research interests are in macroeconomics and econometrics. Specifically, my research focuses on expectations formation and firm dynamics.


  • Macroeconomics
  • Econometrics


  • (Expected) Ph.D. Economics , 2021

    Boston University

  • M.A. Political Economy, 2019

    Boston University

  • B.S. Economics and International Affairs, 2013

    George Washington University

Work Experience


Research Assistant

Federal Reserve Board

Jun 2013 – Aug 2015 Washington, DC