I am a Post Doctoral Fellow at the Research Institute of Industrial Economics (IFN), Stockholm, a Research Affiliate at the Economic History programme at the CEPR, and Researcher at the Department of Economic History and Centre for Economic Demography, Lund University. During 2018-2019 I was a British Academy International Visiting Fellow at the Oxford Martin School, University of Oxford, a Wallander Post Doctoral Fellow at the Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES) at Stockholm University, and a Visiting Researcher at Nuffield College, University of Oxford. 

My research interests straddles the intersection of economic geography, economic history, and urban economics. My ongoing and published work is available here, or through my Google Scholar and IDEAS RePEc profiles. 

In addition to my research, I have written reports for the European Commission, the OECD, the Swedish Ministry of Enterprise and Innovation, and the United Nations. My research has repeatedly been covered in media outlets such as the BBC, The Economist, Financial Times, and the New York Times, as well as being cited by organizations such as the World Bank and the World Trade Organization.