Lukas Püttmann    About    Blog


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I'm a PhD student at the University of Bonn focusing on macroeconomics and labor economics.

Research projects:

  • “Benign Effects of Automation: New Evidence From Patent Texts”, with Katja Mann. (working paper) (voxeu) (guidelines) (blog post) (bloomberg)
  • “Patterns of Panic: Financial Crisis Language in Historical Newspapers” (working paper) (data concise) (data)
  • “Unexpectedly Broke: Expectation Errors and Credit Cycles”, with Carsten Detken, Anna Kalbhenn and Eric Persson.


  • PhD trainee at European Central Bank (03/2017-06/2017)
  • Teaching assistant in statistics (2016), macroeconomics (2015) and microeconomics (2010)
  • MSc Economics. University College London (with Distinction) (2013)
  • BA Economics. University of Zurich (2011)

Any views or statements expressed are mine and not those of my current or former employers.