economist, European Central Bank
Ph.D. in Economics, European University Institute, Florence (2011) Committee: Prof. Morten O. Ravn (UCL, supervisor), Prof. Giancarlo Corsetti (University of Cambridge, second advisor), Prof. Fabio Canova (UPF), Dr. Luca Dedola (ECB).
M.A. in Economics, University of Tartu, Estonia (2003),
M.A. in European Economic Studies, College of Europe, Bruges, Belgium (2002),
B.A. in Economics, University of Tartu, Estonia (2001).
Currenty economist at the European Central Bank, Directorate Economics, External Developments (Sept 2010 - August 2011), and Bank of Estonia, Research Department (2003 - present, on leave for the period of studies and the stay at the ECB). Previously worked as a research assistant for Giancarlo Corsetti and Morten O. Ravn (2007 and 2008) and as a teaching assistant for Massimiliano Marcellino (2008) at the European University Institute.
Referee services: Journal of International Economics, International Journal of Central Banking, Journal of International Money and Finance, Baltic Journal of Economics, Värska conference series, Research in Economics and Business