My research interest lie in the intersection of applied microeconomics and big data. I am particularly interested in exploring ways in which we can study economic behavior and measuring economic outcomes through data collected from social media.
Work in progress:
- The Economic Effects of Hurricane Sandy on New York City’s Businesses (with Francesc Ortega and Suleyman Taspinar)
- Social Media, Neighborhood Gentrification and the Housing Market (with Francesc Ortega )
- What’s in a Tweet? Estimating Poverty from Twitter