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I am an Assistant Professor of Finance at Yale School of Management. I received my PhD from the Economics Department at Columbia University in May 2020.

My research explores topics in corporate finance, real estate, and empirical macroeconomics. I am particularly interested in the spatial dimensions of firm financing and investment. In another set of projects, I examine the incidence of taxes and financial regulation on real estate markets using administrative data. 

My CV is here.          My SSRN page

I am currently hiring for research assistant work. If you are a Yale undergraduate or graduate student, please see application instructions here.

Updates:

  • New September 2022 draft of "Flip or Flop? Tobin Taxes in the Real Estate Market," joint with Chun-Che Chi & Ming-Jen Lin. This draft extends the structural framework to optimal investor-specific taxes, offers a calibration based on price-rent ratio targeting, and incorporates heterogeneity in investor horizon.

  • Public use files (beta version) from my job market paper containing local commercial and residential land price indices for Japan, 1975 -- 2015. Please feel free to reach out with comments, or to let me know if you plan to use the data in your work.