Research interests: Business Cycles, Monetary Policy, Firm Dynamics, Labor Markets, Housing Markets, and Inequality.
Startups and Employment Following the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Calculator, with Cristiana Benedetti-Fasil and Petr Sedlacek (2020). Earlier version available in Covid Economics, issue 13. R&R Economic Policy.
Calculator EU member states: here.
Stock Market Participation, Inequality and Monetary Policy, with Davide Melcangi (2019).
Sterk, Vincent (r) Sedlacek, Petr (r), and Pugsley, Benjamin (2021). The Nature of Firm Growth , American Economic Review. Vol 111 (2), 547-579. Appendix. VoxEU column. Download autocovariance moments. Citation help.
Macroeconomic Fluctuations with HANK and SAM: an Analytical Approach, (2020), with Morten O. Ravn. Appendix. VoxEU column. Forthcoming, Journal of the European Economic Association. Also available as CFM Discussion Paper 2016-33 and CEPR Discussion Paper 11696.
Reviving American Entrepreneurship? Tax Reform and Business Dynamism, with Petr Sedlacek. Journal Of Monetary Economics, Vol 105, pp.94-108. Carnegie-Rochester-NYU Conference Series on Public Policy, (2019).
The Transmission of Monetary Policy Operations through Redistributions and Durable Purchases, with Silvana Tenreyro (2018), Vol. 99, pp. 124-137, Journal of Monetary Economics,
Comments on "The Forward Fiscal Guidance Puzzle and a Resolution" by M. Canzoneri, D. Cao, R. Cumby, B. Diba, and W. Luo (2018) Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, Gerzensee conference volume, 89(C), pp. 47-49.Link to publication.
The Growth Potential of Startups over the Business Cycle, (2017), Vol. 107 (10), pp. 3182-3210, American Economic Review, with Petr Sedlacek, appendix. Earlier version.
Job Uncertainty and Deep Recessions, (2017) , Vol. 57 (2), pp. 217-225 , Journal of Monetary Economics, with Morten O. Ravn,
Home Equity, Mobility, and Macroeconomic Fluctuations, (2015), Vol. 74, pp. 16-32, Journal of Monetary Economics.
The Myth of Financial Innovation and the Great Moderation (2011), Economic Journal, Vol. 121, Issue 335, pp. 707, with Wouter den Haan.
Credit Frictions and the Comovement between Durable and Non-durable Consumption (2010), Journal of Monetary Economics, Vol. 57 (2), pp. 217-225.
Benedetti Fasil, C., P. Sedláček and V. Sterk (2020), EU start-up calculator: impact of COVID-19 on aggregate employment. Scenario analysis for Austria, Belgium, Germany, Hungary, Italy and Spain
Benedetti Fasil, C., P. Sedláček and V. Sterk (2020), EU start-up calculator: impact of COVID-19 on aggregate employment. Scenario analysis for Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Latvia, Lithuania, Portugal and Sweden
Benedetti Fasil, C., P. Sedláček and V. Sterk (2020), EU start-up calculator: impact of COVID-19 on aggregate employment. Scenario analysis for Bulgaria, Croatia, Czechia, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Poland, Romania, Slovakia and Slovenia