Research Impact

My research has been covered in major media outlets including the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, the Economist, CNN, BBC, Financial Times, Bloomberg and NPR; and cited in several policy reports including the White house CEA economic report, reports by the US Senate and the US House of representatives and a speech by the chair of the Federal reserve. I have also been invited to present my research at the OECD (keynote presentation), IMF, US Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) and the Bank of England.

Selected presentations

  • OECD (Invited keynote speaker)

  • IMF Statistical forum (5th and 6th)

  • US Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA)

  • Bruegel (Brussels)

  • ESCOE Conference, Bank of England

  • The Brookings Institution

  • Canadian Digital Service

Media coverage

Using Massive Online Choice Experiments to Measure Changes in Well-being

The Economist (1, 2), Financial Times (1 (Interview), 2, 3, 4), The Wall Street Journal (1, 2), Washington Post (1, 2), Bloomberg (1, 2), NPR, The Guardian, CBC (Interview), Buzzfeed (Interview), Quartz (1, 2, 3), CNN, CNBC, Forbes, The Boston Globe, Yahoo Finance, The Sydney Morning Herald, Die Welt (1, 2), Boing Boing, Marginal Revolution, MIT Technology Review, MIT News (Interview), MIT Sloan News (Interview), MIT Sloan Management Review, Harvard Law Review, LSE Business Review, Brookings, AEI (1, 2, 3), Project Syndicate, World Economic Forum, Sina, De Standaard (1, 2), Neue Zürcher Zeitung, Le Temps, La Presse (Interview), Brink (Interview), Spektrum, The Times of India,, Revista Mercado, Il Sole 24 Ore (1, 2), Diário de Notícias, Diario Gestión, Periódico elDinero, Money, The Star, The National, Forbes India, Euro2day, Il Foglio, Báo Người Lao Động, The Economic Observer (经济观察网), Südkurier, Avenir Suisse, Chip, Techno Business Indonesia, Namibia Economist,, WBOC 16, KUAM News, CBS 8, 21 WFM, TAP

Rationing Social Contact During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Transmission Risk and Social Benefits of US Locations

CNN, The New York Times (1, 2), The Wall Street Journal, Financial Times, Business Insider, Fox 4 (Interview 1, Interview 2), Fox 7, Austin American-Statesman, Forbes, Bloomberg, NPR, Marketplace, Yahoo, Fast Company (1, 2), The Times of India, MIT Technology Review, MSN,, Marker (Interview), Marginal Revolution, The Conversation, KVIA, LAist, Brookings,, Dentistry Today, Patch, The Tyee, Lega Nerd, Best Life, San Diego Metro, Security Magazine, Newsmax, MIT News, MIT Sloan, MIT IDE Blog, UT McCombs

Interdependence and the Cost of Uncoordinated Responses to COVID-19

MSNBC, Washington Post, The Boston Globe, Yahoo Finance, The Hill, TechRepublic, WGBH, MIT Sloan

GDP-B: Accounting for the Value of New and Free Goods in the Digital Economy

The Wall Street Journal, Financial Times, Bloomberg (1, 2), CBC (Interview), BBC, Forbes, Quartz, Axios (Interview), World Economic Forum, MarketWatch, The Times, The Australian, Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, Independent, Livemint, Australian Finance Review, AEI

How should we measure the digital economy?


Surfacing norms to increase vaccine acceptance

Los Angeles Times, New Yorker, Fast Company, MIT Sloan, The Markup

How to Govern Facebook: A Structural Model for Taxing and Regulating Big Tech

Marginal Revolution