Publications

The Long-Term Effect of Demographic Shocks on the Evolution of Gender Roles: Evidence from the Transatlantic Slave Trade"  Forthcoming in the Journal of the European Economic Association

Intergenerational Mobility and Preferences for Redistribution" (with Alberto Alesina and Stefanie Stantcheva)  American Economic Review, 2018, 108(2), 521-554. Online Appendix; Covered by The Washington Post, The Economist, The Atlantic, Vox                                           

Working Papers

"Patronage in the Allocation of Public Sector Jobs" (with Emanuele Colonnelli and Mounu Prem)  Covered by World Bank Development Impact Blog, VoxDev    

"Peer Effects in Campaign Contributions: Evidence from the Members of the Corporate Boards of the S&P 1500 List" (with Horacio Larreguy)    

"Economic Recessions and Congressional Preferences for Redistribution" (with Maria Carreri)     

Work in Progress

"State-Owned Firms and Political Employment: Evidence from Brazil" (with Emanuele Colonnelli)

"What Drives Corporate Elites’ Contribution Behavior? Evidence from Directors of U.S. Public Firms”