Policy Work


Policy papers


  • On health and privacy: technology to combat the pandemic (2020), with C. Cantu, G. Cheng, J. Frost and L. Gambacorta, BIS Bulletin No 17

  • Covid-19 and regional employment in Europe (2020), with L. Gambacorta, BIS Bulletin No 16

  • Identifying regions at risk with Google Trends: the impact of Covid-19 on US labour markets (2020), with L. Gambacorta, BIS Bulletin No 8


Blogs, columns, etc.


  • How international trade disciplines the internal capital market and reduces the conglomerate discount (2020), with D. Marin, D. Suverato and T. Verdier, VoxEU.org

  • How failing banks paved Hitler's path to power: Financial crisis and right-wing extremism in Germany, 1931-33 (2019), with J.-L. Peydro and H.-J. Voth, VoxEU.org

  • Die deutsche Bankenkrise und Hitlers Weg an die Macht: Lehren aus der Geschichte (2019), with J.-L. Peydro and H.-J. Voth, Ă–konomenstimme.org