Matthias Roesti


Research Assistant


Biography

Matthias is currently studying towards an MPhil in Economics at Oxford University. Originally from Switzerland, he holds an economics degree from Bern University and he has worked at the Swiss State Secretariat for International Financial Matters (SIF) before taking up further studies in Oxford.  

His interests revolve around the heterogeneity of effects of macroeconomic events and policies on indicators of socioeconomic wellbeing.

How can recent advances in econometrics paired with increasing data availability be exploited to further the analysis of the distributional effects that go with the changes in the broad framework in which we are in pursuit of happiness?