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I am an economist and writer who is interested in labor markets, demographics, immigration, urban economics, and -most broadly- empirical economics.

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Research

Papers

Population Growth and Inflation (Moody’s Analytics paper)

This analysis investigates the relationship between population growth and inflation.

Sticky Rents and the CPI for Owner Occupied Housing (Working Paper)

This paper examines the implications of sticky rents on the measurement of owner-occupied housing in the Consumer Price Index (CPI).

The Regulation and Value of Prediction Markets (Mercatus Center working paper)

Prediction markets are important information-aggregation tools for researchers, businesses, individuals, and governments.