Diego is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Economics at Northwestern University. He has obtained his PhD in Economics at London Business School. He holds an MSc in International and Monetary Economics from the Universities of Bern and Basel and a BSc in Economics from the University of Bern.
With the support of the Wheeler Institute, Diego is currently studying the economic effects of carbon pricing and the role of climate policy uncertainty. His paper “The unequal economic consequences of carbon pricing” received multiple awards, including the ECB Young Economist Prize, the Wheeler Institute PhD Award and the AQR Fellowship Award. Some of his work has already appeared in peer-reviewed journals including the American Economic Review, the Journal of Monetary Economics and the European Economic Review.