I am an assistant professor at the department of Economics, Uppsala University and a research affiliate at CESifo. I received my PhD from CEMFI, Madrid in 2015.
My research covers topics in applied economics such as political economy, labor economics, and econometrics.
I am currently visiting CEMFI until the end of March 2019.
Upcoming presentations: ESADE (Barcelona): 1 March 2019. CEMFI: 7 March 2019. Stockholm University: 9 April 2019.


Distributive Politics inside the City? The Political Economy of Spain's Plan E, February 2019 (with F. Carozzi) Forthcoming, Regional Science and Urban Economics

- show abstract - SERC working paper version (Feb. 2017) and blog entry - Nadaegratis entry (in Spanish)

Political budget cycles with informed voters: evidence from Italy,
The Economic Journal 128 (616), December 2018, pp. 3320-3353.

- show abstract - link to the published version - data and replication files

Sending the pork home: birth town bias in transfers to Italian municipalities (with F. Carozzi) Journal of Public Economics (134), February 2016, pp. 42-52

- show abstract - link to the published version - data and replication files

Working Papers

The Price of Inattention: Evidence from the Swedish Housing Market, May 2018, with A. Solis R&R, Journal of the European Economic Association

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Testing a large number of hypotheses in approximate factor models, December 2014, with D. Amengual 

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Work in progress

- Sex ratios and the city: long-run effects of local marriage prospects on individuals, spouses and children (with M. Karadja and A. Solis)

- Legislative Fragmentation and Government Stability: Empirical Evidence from Spain (with F. Carozzi and D. Cipullo)


Econometric Theory (Master in Economics): 2016, 2017

Econometrics II (PhD) : 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019.