David has a PhD in Economics from the University of Minnesota. After serving as an economist at the Federal Reserve Bank of St Louis, he is now an Assistant Professor of Economics at Stony Brook University. He has taught at Washington University St Louis and worked at the NBER as a research economist. His research has appeared in the Journal of Monetary Economics, International Economic Review, American Economic Journal: Macro and Journal of Public Economics. His research interests span Labour Economics and Macroeconomics.