About me

I am a senior economist and research advisor at the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago.

My research uses micro data to inform our understanding of the macroeconomy. I have studied issues including migration, risk sharing, labor markets, and inflation. My work has been published in the Journal of Political EconomyQuantitative EconomicsDemography, and other journals.

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February 2018: First draft of “The Changing (Dis-)Utility of Work” available online (with Greg Kaplan). This paper is in preparation for the Journal of Economic Perspectives.

January 2018: “Measuring Job-Finding Rates and Matching Efficiency with Heterogeneous Jobseekers” (with Robert E. Hall) has been published in American Economic Journal: Macroeconomics.