Academic Appointments


Administrative Appointments


  • Professor of Economics, Stanford University (2008 - Present)
  • Research Associate, National Bureau of Economics Research (2008 - Present)
  • Associate Professor, Dept. of Economics, New York University (2007 - 2008)
  • Senior Economist, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis (2005 - 2008)
  • Assistant Professor, Dept. of Economics, New York University (2003 - 2007)
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, University of California, Los Angeles (2000 - 2003)
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, University of Rochester (1999 - 2000)

Honors & Awards


  • Fellowship, Bradley Foundation (1988-1999)
  • Fellowship, Stanford University (1993-1994)

Boards, Advisory Committees, Professional Organizations


  • Editor, Review of Economic Dynamics
  • Associate Editor, American Journal: Macroeconomics
  • Associate Editor, Economic Theory
  • Foreign Editor, Review of Economics Studies (2008 - 2011)
  • Associate Editor, Journal of Mathematical Economics (2008 - 2012)
  • Associate Editor, Macroeconomic Dynamics (2010 - 2014)
  • Referee, American Economic Review
  • Referee, Econometrica
  • Referee, Economic Theory
  • Referee, European Economic Review
  • Referee, Journal of Business
  • Referee, Journal of Development Economics
  • Referee, Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control
  • Referee, Journal of Economic Theory
  • Referee, Journal of Finance
  • Referee, Journal of International Economics
  • Referee, Journal of Monetary Economics
  • Referee, Journal of Money, Credit and Banking
  • Referee, Journal of Political Economy
  • Referee, Macroeconomic Dynamics
  • Referee, Management Science
  • Referee, Review of Economic Dynamics
  • Referee, Review of Economic Studies
  • Referee, National Science Foundation

Professional Education


  • Ph.D., Stanford University, Economics (1999)
  • Diplom, University of Bonn, Economics (1993)

2018-19 Courses


Stanford Advisees


  • Doctoral Dissertation Advisor (AC)
    Boaz Abramson, Scarlet Chen, Mathias Jimenez, Matteo Leombroni, Ciaran Rogers, Andres Yany Anich
  • Doctoral Dissertation Co-Advisor (AC)
    Ricardo De la O, Sean Myers

All Publications