Assistant Professor

Economics Department

Santa Clara University

500 El Camino Real

Santa Clara, CA 95053

Phone: 408-554-4158

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Published and Forthcoming Papers

The Effects of Government Spending on Real Exchange Rates: Evidence from Military Spending Panel Data

(with Wataru Miyamoto and Viacheslav Sheremirov), Journal of International Economics, Vol. 116, January 2019, Pages 144-157 [Published version] [Online Appendix]

The Effects of Tax Changes at the Zero Lower Bound: Evidence from Japan

(with Akihisa Kato, Wataru Miyamoto, and Dmitriy Sergeyev), AEA Papers & Proceedings, Vol. 108, May 2018, Pages 513-18. [Published version]

Government Spending Multipliers under the Zero Lower Bound: Evidence from Japan

(with Wataru Miyamoto and Dmitriy Sergeyev), American Economic Journal: Macroeconomics, Vol. 10(3), July 2018, Pages 1-32. [Older version with a model] (April 2017) [Published version]

Understanding the Cross Country effects of U.S. Technology Shocks

(with Wataru Miyamoto), Journal of International Economics, Vol. 106, May 2017, Pages 143-164. [Published version]

Business cycle in small open economies: Evidence from panel data between 1900 and 2013

(with Wataru Miyamoto), International Economic Review, Vol. 58, Issue 3, August 2017, Pages 1007-1044. [Published version]

Working Papers

The Expectational Effects of News in Business Cycles: Evidence from Forecast Data

(with Wataru Miyamoto), (updated June 2018) (This paper subsumes "News Shocks and Business Cycles")

2nd revision requested at the Journal of Monetary Economics


International Linkages and the Changing Nature of International Business Cycles (coming soon!)

(with Wataru Miyamoto)


At Santa Clara University

Principles of Macroeconomics, Advanced Macroeconomics: Theory and Empirics

At Columbia University

Teaching Assistant

Intermediate Macroeconomics, Professor Steinsson

Introduction to Econometric, Professor Arkonac

Perspectives in Economics, Professors Stiglitz and Sachs and Chilchilnisky

Intermediate Macroeconomics, Professor Sala-i-Martin

EMBA Globalization and the changing landscape, Professors Stiglitz and Greenwald

Mathematics for Economist (MA level), Professor Asali