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Primary fields of research

Macroeconomics, monetary economics, economic growth

Publications

Refereed journal articles

Consumption Spending and Inequality during the COVID-19 Pandemic,” with Christopher D. Cotton and Justin Rohan. 2021. COVID Economics: Vetted and Real-Time Papers 83(July 2, 2021): 116–153.

Output Hysteresis and Optimal Monetary Policy,” with Sanjay R. Singh. 2021. Journal of Monetary Economics 117(January 2021): 871–886. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jmoneco.2020.06.005

Sticky Prices versus Sticky Information: Does It Matter for Policy Paradoxes?” with Gauti Eggertsson. 2019. Review of Economic Dynamics 31(January 2019): 363–392.

Working papers

Assessing Central Bank Commitment to Inflation Targeting: Evidence from Financial Market Expectations in India,” with Aeimit Lakdawala and Rajeswari Sengupta. 2022. Federal Reserve Bank of Boston Research Department Working Papers No. 22-19. https://doi.org/10.29412/res.wp.2022.19

The Role of Industrial Composition in Driving the Frequency of Price Change,” with Christopher D. Cotton. 2022. Federal Reserve Bank of Boston Research Department Working Papers No. 22-9. https://doi.org/10.29412/res.wp.2022.09

Impact of Occupational Unemployment Risk on Household Spending,” with Christopher D. Cotton and Justin Rohan. 2021. Federal Reserve Bank of Boston Research Department Working Papers No. 22-7. https://doi.org/10.29412/res.wp.2022.07

The Mortgage Cash Flow Channel of Monetary Policy Transmission: A Tale of Two Countries,” with Daniel Cooper and María José Luengo-Prado. 2021. Federal Reserve Bank of Boston Research Department Working Papers No. 21-8. https://doi.org/10.29412/res.wp.2021.08

Consumption Spending during the COVID-19 Pandemic,” with Christopher D. Cotton and Justin Rohan. 2021. Federal Reserve Bank of Boston Current Policy Perspectives. December 3, 2021.

Consumption Heterogeneity by Occupation: Understanding the Impact of Occupation on Personal Consumption during the COVID-19 Pandemic,” with Christopher D. Cotton and Justin Rohan. 2020. Federal Reserve Bank of Boston Research Department Working Papers No. 20-16. https://doi.org/10.29412/res.wp.2020.16

The Roles of Mobility and Masks in the Spread of COVID-19,” with Daniel Cooper, María José Luengo-Prado, and Jenny Tang. 2020. Federal Reserve Bank of Boston Current Policy Perspectives. December 18, 2020.

Fiscal Expansions in the Era of Low Real Interest Rates.” 2020. Federal Reserve Bank of Boston Research Department Working Papers No. 20-11. https://doi.org/10.29412/res.wp.2020.11

Output Hysteresis and Optimal Monetary Policy” with Sanjay R. Singh. 2019. Federal Reserve Bank of Boston Research Department Working Papers No. 19-19.

“Fiscal Expansions in Secular Stagnation: What If It Isn’t Secular?” 2018.