Research

 
   

Papers on housing and credit markets:

                   "Distributional Implications of Government Guarantees in Mortgage Markets", July 2015, with Franco Zecchetto.

                   "Housing Demand, Savings Gluts and Current Account Dynamics", July 2015.

                                "What Drives Housing Dynamics in China? A Sign Restriction VAR Approach" with Tim Bian. Journal of Macroeconomics, forthcoming.

                      Discussion of “Capital Inflows and the U.S. Housing Boom, Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, March-April 2015, volume 47.

                        "Two Extensive Margins of Credit in Mortgage Markets" with Michael Reher, December 2014. 

Papers on financial regulation:

"Overborrowing, Endogenous Effort and Variable Compensation" with Juan Pedro Gomez. March 2015.

"Compensation Contracts and Fire Sales" with Juan Pedro Gomez. Journal of Financial Stability, June 2015, volume 18.

"Lending Standards and Countercyclical Capital Requirements under Imperfect Information" with Natalie Tiernan. March 2014.

Papers on other topics:

"Savings and Fertility when Having a Child is a Risky Investment " with Paolo Porchia. August 2014.

       Related note: Grandparents as Insurance against the Risks of Childrearing

"A Real Options Analysis of Dual Labor Markets and the Single Contract" with Paolo Porchia. May 2013.