Publications

Exploiting persistent historical variation in states’ bankruptcy patterns, we find that increased creditor protection from a major 2005 …

Working Papers

Protections for defaulting debtors are a widely used form of consumption insurance. This paper evaluates the costs and benefits of the …

Eleven U.S. states limit employers’ use of credit reports. This paper evaluates whether credit check bans help financially distressed …

Bankruptcy exemptions vary markedly across states, but the literature has failed to show a clear relationship between the generosity of …

Small business lending has historically been very local, but distances between small businesses and their lenders have steadily …

Teaching

Title Dates
Human Resources/Labor Economics (Ph.D.) Fall 2018, Spring 2020
Price Theory/Intermediate Microeconomics Fall 2017, Spring 2018, Fall 2018, Spring 2019, Fall 2019
Introduction to Econometrics Spring 2020

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