Oil, social change, and subjectivity in Mangistau, Kazakhstan Ghent University
The main goal of this project is to train the next generation of experts on the Caspian region in order to establish, and makesustainable, a network of excellence. This will be achieved through an integrated PhD programme on the Caspian thatboosts the r
High Tide - Low Tide. BrugesU+2019 late-medieval harbour system as a maritime cultural landscape. Ghent University
BrugesU+2019 role as late-medieval harbour and U+201Cmaritime cultural landscapeU+201D is inextricably associated with the dynamic interaction between man and nature via the Zwin tidal inlet. The connectivity within the local and with the global trade networks, the transactions in commodities as well as the impact of residing foreigners on material culture will be the subject of this interdisciplinary study.
Inflation target and inflation volatility informed VAR evidence on monetary policy shock transmission KU Leuven
We enrich a standard monetary VAR with information about a) the central bank's (implicit) inflation target, using estimates from a theoretical DSGE model or the unobserved components model of Stock andWatson (2007), and b) inflation volatility, using estimates from a model with stochastic volatility. Both types of measures provide information that proves important in the nominal interest rate shock identication in that it strongly alleviates ...
The rise of free trade in comparative perspective. University of Antwerp
To Be Seen: Nubian Displacement and en-gendered Resistance in 'Public' Space. University of Antwerp
My research focuses primarily on monetary policy, and on its interaction with fiscal policy. The first project on which I will be working, together with Prof. Ferre de Graeve, will aim at assessing the effects of changes in the maturity structure of government debt on the macroeconomy. My research will then further investigate related issues in monetary and fiscal policy. I will primarily work with econometric models for time series involving ...