Welcome to my personal website!
I am a research economist at the ECB, specializing in finance and growth, empirical banking, and entrepreneurship.
Disclaimer: The material on this website does not represent the views of the ECB or the Eurosystem.
Waking Up from the American Dream: On the Experience of Young Americans during the Housing Boom of the 2000s (with Luc Laeven) has been accepted for publication in the Journal of Money, Credit and Banking.
Do Credit Shocks Affect Labor Demand? Evidence from Employment and Wages during the Financial Crisis (with Jorg Rocholl) has been accepted for publication in the Journal of Financial Intermediation.
Exporting Sovereign Stress: Evidence from Syndicated Bank Lending During the Euro Area Sovereign Debt Crisis (with Neeltje Van Horen) has been awarded the Pagano-Zechner Prize for the best non-investment paper in the Review of Finance during 2015.
Gender Bias and Credit Access (with Steven Ongena) was published in the Journal of Money, Credit and Banking.
A Lost Generation? Education Choices and Employment Outcomes during the Housing Boom-Bust Cycle of the 2000s (with Luc Laeven) was published in the American Economic Review Papers & Proceedings.
I will present Politics, Banking, and Sovereign Debt: Unholy Trinity or Divine Coincidence? at Osnabrueck University on January 17.
I will present Credit Market Competition and the Gender Gap: Evidence from Local Labor Markets at the Royal Economic Society Annual Conference in Bristol on April 11.
I will present Credit Market Competition and the Gender Gap: Evidence from Local Labor Markets at the Einaudi Institute for Economics and Finance on April 27.
I will present Dirty Bankers at the Development Economics Workshop at Wageningen University on May 11-12.