I am an economist interested in Development, Trade, and Labor.
I received a PhD in Economics from MIT in June 2021. Here is my CV.
Current and Upcoming Affiliations
2022-2023: Princeton University, Postdoc at IES.
2023-2024: Yale University, Postdoc at Cowles.
Tax Administration versus Tax Rates: Evidence from Corporate Taxation in Indonesia, with M. Chatib Basri, Rema Hanna, and Benjamin Olken. Online Appendix. American Economic Review 2021, 111 (12): 3827-71. Summary video here.
Charter Schools and Suspensions: Evidence from Massachusetts Chapter 222. Online Appendix. MIT Blueprint Labs Discussion Paper #2020.10.
Selected Work in Progress
Trade Liberalization and Modern Slavery: Evidence from Labor Inspections in Brazil.
A Simple Model of Trade and Labor Market Concentration under Comparative Disadvantage.
A Quasi-Experimental Approach to Identifying Labor Market Boundaries: Evidence from Brazilian Workers, with Sean Wang.
Do Public Sector Jobs Crowd Out Talent from More Productive Activities? Evidence from Brazilian Civil Service Exams.