I am an economist based in Berlin. Previously, I worked for many years at the department of economics of the University of Zurich. I studied the dismal science at the Humboldt University, Berlin, and obtained my Ph.D. at the European University Institute (EUI) in Florence. Last but not least I also worked in the research department of the Norwegian central bank, Norges Bank in Oslo.

I am interested are time series econometrics, macroeconometric modelling, structural identification and forecasting. I also like programming, Linux, Emacs, Yoga and hiking.

I am on Google Scholar and on Repec. You can also download my CV.