Research

 
   

Papers on housing and credit markets:

                      Two Extensive Margins of Credit in Mortgage Markets with Michael Reher, (December 2014)

                      "Housing Demand and Current Account Dynamics", March 2015.

                      Discussion of “Capital Inflows and the U.S. Housing Boom , October 2014, Forthcoming at the Journal of Money, Credit and Banking

                           "What Drives Housing Dynamics in China? A Sign Restriction VAR Approach" with Tim Bian. (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. (February 2015). Revise and Resubmit at Journal of Financial Stability.

"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)