Welcome to my website! Here, you can find information about my research and teaching by clicking on the tabs above. I occasionally blog about policy-relevant topics here as well, you can find recent posts under the blog tab.

About me

  • My research bridges causal inference and machine learning methods with applications in Finance and Macroeconomics
  • Currently: Assistant Professor in Economics at the University of Cologne; Member of the Center for Financial Research Cologne and cluster member of ECONtribute
  • Before: Economist at the Federal Reserve Board in Washington, DC
  • Ph.D. and MA in Economics from Harvard University
  • Diplom in Economics from University of Bonn