Post-Doctoral Fellow at HEC Lausanne. Research interests: Growth & Development, Economic History, and Political Economy. CV [pdf] email@example.com
"The Slow Road from Serfdom: Labor Coercion and Long-Run Development in the Former Russian Empire"
(with Steven Nafziger), forthcoming The Review of Economics and Statistics
"Law and Social Capital: Evidence from the Code Napoleon in Germany"
European Economic Review, 2016, vol. 87, pp. 148-175
"Essays on Culture, Institutions and Long-Term Development" (dissertation summary)
Journal of Economic History, 2017, vol. 77(2)
"The Refugee's Dilemma: Evidence from Jewish Outmigration in Nazi Germany",
(with Thierry Mayer, Seyhun Sakalli, and Mathias Thoenig)
"Climate Risk, Cooperation and the Co-Evolution of Culture and Institutions"
(with Ruben Durante) , R&R Economic Journal
"Growing Collectivism: Irrigation, Group Conformity and Technological Divergence"
R&R Journal of Economic Growth
Work in Progress
"Technological Innovations in Electoral Campaigns: Direct Canvassing and Partisan Mobilization",
(with S. Vlachos)
Development Economics, Graduate Lecture, University of Lausanne, Fall 2018.
Economic Growth, Graduate Lecture, University of Lausanne, Spring 2018.
Department of Economics