Short Biographical Sketch
Joined the Institute in September 2018 coming from Pennsylvania State University. He has held positions at Yale University, the University of Iowa, Boston University, the University of Texas and the European University Institute in Florence Italy. Cooper is a NBER Faculty Research Associate and the Fellow of the Econometric Society. He has published in macroeconomics, international economics, industrial organization, experimental economics, labor economics and monetary economics. Some of his recent work focuses on fiscal policy in a monetary union as well as exit from a monetary union. Papers on monetary union have appeared in the Review of Economic Studies, the International Economic Review and the European Economic Review.