Welcome/Willkommen

I am Lecturer (Assistant Professor) in Economics at the University of Bristol and Research Associate at CAGE Warwick.

My research interests are Applied Microeconomics, Political Economy and Economic History. Wider fields of interest include Behavioural Economics, Development and Education.

If you are interested in my research, you can have a detailed look at my work here. If you are a student, please click here to go to my teaching page.

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Working papers

Loose Cannons – War Veterans and the Erosion of Democracy in Weimar Germany

Impulse Purchases, Gun Ownership and Homicides: Evidence from a Firearm Demand Shock (with David Schindler) — Winner of the Econometric Society’s European Meeting Best Paper Award 2017

Competence vs. Loyalty: Political Survival and Electoral Fraud in Russia’s Regions 2000-2012

The Political Fallout of Chernobyl: Evidence from West-German Elections

 

Work in progress

The Burden of Memory: Persistence of Ethnic Conflict in Yugoslavia (with Leonard Kukić and Filip Novokmet)