Ph.D., University of Chicago, 2008; M.A., CERGE-EI, Prague, Czech Republic, 2001; M.Sc., Novosibirsk State University, Russia, 1998; B.Sc., Novosibirsk State University, Russia, 1996.
Dynamic contract theory, applied game theory, macroeconomics, financial economics.
"Debt Contracts with Partial Commitment," March 2009.
"Specialization under Uncertainty," May 2004, joint with Andrei Kovrijnykh.
Arizona State University: July 2008-present.
Career and Recent Professional Awards; Teaching Awards
Henry Morgenthau Jr. Memorial Fund Dissertation Fellowship, 2005-2007; University of Chicago Century Fellowship, 2001-2005; CERGE-EI performance stipend, 1999-2001.
Referee, Journal of Political Economy, Review of Economic Dynamics.
"Equilibrium Default Cycles," 2007, joint with Balázs Szentes, Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 115, No. 3 (June): pp. 403-446.