"The Nature of Firm Growth", with Petr Sedlacek and Vincent Sterk

American Economic Review, Volume 111(2), February 2021, Pages 547-79.

Published version | Online appendix | Download autocovariance moments | CEPR Discussion Paper DP12670

"Grown-up Business Cycles", with Ayşegül Şahin

The Review of Financial Studies, Volume 32(3), March 2019, Pages 1102–47.

Published version | Online appendix | Replication files | New York Fed Staff Report 707

"Older and Slower: The Startup Deficit's Lasting Impact on Productivity Growth" , with Titan Alon, David Berger, and Rob Dent

Journal of Monetary Economics, Volume 93, January 2018, Pages 68-85.

Published version | Online appendix | NBER Working Paper w23875

"Do Job to Job Transitions Drive Wage Growth over the Business Cycle" with Fatih Karahan, Ryan Michaels, Ayşegül Şahin, and Rachel Schuh

American Economic Review: P&P, Volume 107(5), May 2017, Pages 353-57.

Online appendix | Replication files

"The Role of Startups in Structural Transformation", with Rob Dent, Fatih Karahan, and Ayşegül Şahin

American Economic Review, P&P, Volume 106(5), May 2016,

Online appendix | Replication files | New York Fed Staff Report 762

"Wealth, Tastes and Entrepreneurship", with Erik Hurst

Chapter in Measuring Entrepreneurial Businesses: Current Knowledge and Challenges, 2017

NBER Working Paper w21644 | BibTeX

"Are Household Surveys Like Tax Forms: Evidence from Income Underreporting of the Self-Employed", with Erik Hurst and Geng Li

Review of Economics and Statistics, Volume 96(1), March 2014, Page 19-33

Published version | Online appendix | Replication files | NBER Working Paper w16527

"What do Small Businesses Do?", with Erik Hurst

Brookings Papers on Economic Activity, Fall 2011

Replication files | NBER Working Paper w17041

"The Mistake of 1937: A General Equilibrium Analysis" with Gauti Eggertsson

Monetary and Economic Studies, Volume 24(S1), Dec 2006, Pages 151-190.

Research in Progress

  • "Macroeconomic implications of the rise in pass-throughs" with Sebastian Dyrda [preliminary draft]

  • "How to tax Capitalists in the 21st Century" with Sebastian Dyrda [preliminary draft]

  • "Liquidity Effects of Unemployment Benefit Extensions: Evidence from Consumer Credit Data" with Rene Chalom, Fatih Karahan and Kurt Mitman [preliminary draft] [slides]

  • "How Free is Free Entry" with Fatih Karahan and Ayşegül Şahin


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