I am an Assistant Professor (Tenure Track) in the Department of Economics at Bonn University, where I am a member of the Institute for Macroeconomics and Econometrics and the Macrohistory Lab. I will be visiting Brown University during the Spring of 2017. 

My primary research interests are in Development EconomicsEconomic History and Economic Growth

I obtained my Ph.D. in Economics from Universitat Pompeu Fabra in 2015 and I visited the London School of Economics, through the European Doctoral ProgrammeMy dissertation on long-term Economic Persistence under Professor Hans-Joachim Voth was awarded the Enrique Fuentes Quintana prize for best thesis in the Social Sciences in Spain.

Here is my Professional Page at the Bonn Graduate School of Economics (BGSE).