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Research

Research Summary

Work in Progress

Housing over the Life Cycle and Across Countries: A Structural Analysis
with Julia Le Blanc      
Available soon      


Did Monetary Policy Dampen the Decline in House Prices? Distributional Effects on Euro Area Households
Available soon      


Dissecting Saving Dynamics: Measuring Credit, Wealth and Precautionary Effects
with Christopher Carroll and Martin Sommer
September 2012     replication programs
Link to the Economist article (Oct 7, 2010) citing this work


Sticky Expectations and Consumption Dynamics
with Christopher Carroll, Kiichi Tokuoka and Matthew N. White      
Available soon      


What Drives the Saving Rate? Examining the Role of Household Target Wealth
with Martin Sommer      



Published and Forthcoming

The Distribution of Wealth and the Marginal Propensity to Consume
with Christopher Carroll, Kiichi Tokuoka and Matthew N. White
Quantitative Economics, forthcoming.     
Online Appendix


Eurosystem Household Finance and Consumption Survey--Main Results on Assets, Debt and Saving
with Olympia Bover, Martin Schuerz and Federica Teppa
International Journal of Central Banking, 12(2), 1-13, June 2016.     


Household Heterogeneity in the Euro Area Since the Onset of the Great Recession
with Miguel Ampudia, Akmaral Pavlickova and Edgar Vogel
Journal of Policy Modeling, 38(1), 181-197, January-February 2016.     
August 2014     replication programs


Buffer Stock Saving in a Krusell-Smith World
with Christopher Carroll and Kiichi Tokuoka
Economics Letters, 132, 97–100, April 2015.     
Longer, working-paper version


The Distribution of Wealth and the Marginal Propensity to Consume: Implications of New European Data
with Christopher Carroll and Kiichi Tokuoka
American Economic Review (Papers and Proceedings), 104(5), 107-111, May 2014.     
replication programs


Disagreement among Forecasters in G7 Countries
with Jonas Dovern and Ulrich Fritsche
The Review of Economics and Statistics, 94(4), 1081-1096, November 2012.     
replication programs       Appendix with additional results


International Evidence on Sticky Consumption Growth
with Christopher Carroll and Martin Sommer
The Review of Economics and Statistics, 93(4), 1135-1145, November 2011.     
replication programs


Labor Supply After Transition: Evidence from the Czech Republic
with Alena Bičáková and Michal Slavík
Finance a uver (Czech Journal of Economics and Finance) 61(4), August 2011.     
replication programs


How Large Are Financial and Housing Wealth Effects? A New Approach
with Christopher Carroll and Misuzu Otsuka
Journal of Money, Credit, and Banking 43(1), 55-79, February 2011.
replication programs      Link to the Economist article (Oct 13, 2006) citing this work


What Drives Personal Consumption? The Role of Housing and Financial Wealth
The B.E. Journal of Macroeconomics 9(1), Topics, October 2009.
replication programs      Link to the Economist article (Oct 13, 2006) citing this work


Sticky Information Phillips Curves: European Evidence
with Jörg Döpke, Jonas Dovern and Ulrich Fritsche
Journal of Money, Credit, and Banking 40(7), 1513-1521, Oct 2008.


The Dynamics of European Inflation Expectations
with Jörg Döpke, Jonas Dovern and Ulrich Fritsche
B.E. Journal of Macroeconomics 8(1), March 2008.
replication programs      Previous, more detailed Bundesbank Working Paper version


Older / Dormant Projects

The American Consumer: Reforming, or just Resting?
with Christopher Carroll
June 2009     replication programs


Fiscal Implications of Personal Tax Adjustments in the Czech Republic
with Alena Bičáková and Michal Slavík
November 2006       replication programs      


Productivity and the Natural Rate of Unemployment
November 2004      replication programs


International Evidence on Cointegration Between Consumption, Income and Wealth
November 2004      replication programs


Forecasting Consumption
November 2004      replication programs





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