Papers

       Research Statement (an overview of my work)
            January 2016


Working Papers

    (with Rui Mano), April 2015
    Under revision for The Quarterly Journal of Economics

    (with Daron Acemoglu and Ahmed Tahoun), January 2015
    Under revision for The Review of Financial Studies

    (with Konrad Burchardi and Thomas Chaney), December 2015 

    (with Thomas Mertens and Tony Zhang), December 2015 

    (with Stephan Hollander, Laurence van Lent, and Ahmed Tahoun), September 2016 
    [Slides] [SSRN] [Press coverage] [BibTex]


Published and Forthcoming Papers
    (with Thomas M. Mertens), July 2016
    [Slides] [SSRN] [NBER Working Paper] [Press coverage] [BibTex]
    The American Economic Review, forthcoming

Natural Experiments in Macroeconomics

    (with Nicola Fuchs-Schündeln), March 2015
    [Online appendix] [NBER Working Paper] [Slides]
    [Teaching Materials:
 Slides, Handout, Latex Code] [BibTex]
    Handbook of Macroeconomics Volume 2 (2016), North-Holland, pp. 923-1012

    (with Thomas Mertens and Tony Zhang)
    Journal of International Economics (2016) 99, pp. S43-S57 

    The Journal of Finance (2013) 68(6), pp. 2269-2308.
    Winner of the Austrian Central Bank's 2009 Klaus Liebscher Award
    Winner of the Leo Melamed Prize for Outstanding Research in Finance

    (with Konrad Burchardi)
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics (2013) 128(3), pp. 1219-1271

    (with Daron Acemoglu and James A. Robinson) 
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics (2011) 126(2), pp. 895-946.
 
Market Sentiment: A Tragedy of the Commons
    (with Thomas M. Mertens)
    [BibTex]
    The American Economic Review P&P (2011) 101(2), pp. 402-405.