Paul Schaudt’s and my article “First Impressions: How Leader Changes Affect Bilateral Aid” has been accepted for publication at the Journal of Public Economics. Please find the ungated version here.
Lukas Haffert, Nils Redeker, and I have published a new policy paper with the Jacques Delors Institute Berlin on “Misremembering Weimar: Unpacking the Historic Routes of Germany’s Monetary Policy Discourse”. Please find detailed information here.
Beginning from April 2018, I will be a postdoctoral research fellow at Tim Büthe’s Chair of International Relations at the Technical University of Munich. This also means that I will be leaving Zurich after more than four years. My gratitude goes out to incredible colleagues who have made this a fun and productive time!
On March 15, 2018, I successfully defended my dissertation at the University of Zurich. I thank my supervisor, Stefanie Walter, for helpful advice over the last years, the other members of my committee, Svend-Erik Skaaning and Marco Steenbergen, and countless friends and colleagues who helped along the way!