My appearance on the most popular TV talk show in Croatia, talking about the COVID-induced recession:
Recent public appearances
Interview on Macro & Inflation outlook for Good Soil Investment Management, February 2022, April 2022
My TEDx Talk (in Croatian), Jan 2021
Series of op-eds & interviews on the 2020 crisis and necessary policy reactions:
Index.hr: March 2020, April 2020, April 2020, May 2020
Nedjeljom u 2, HRT: March 2020
Jutarnji: March 2020 ; 24sata: May 2020
Telegram: April 2020, July 2020
Project full budgetary transparency
Op-eds and commentary
New Scientist (turning to science to fix polling)
Oxford Politics Blog (Forecasting the Brexit referendum; Forecasting the US elections)
LSE EUROPP blog (our successful US election prediction; prediction for France)
Oxford views on the US election
Oxford University Press blog (Inequality in democracies)
Vox EU (institutional reform)
Adam Smith Institute, UK think tank (a range of topics; from regulation to SMEs, from fiscal policy to Europe, from unemployment to productivity)
Institute of Economic Affairs, UK think tank (topics include: fiscal consolidation, interest rates, Eurozone, etc.)
Centre for Policy Studies, UK think tank (liberty, structural reform, financial crisis, debts and deficits, etc.)
Emerging Europe (comment on the new Croatian government)
Bloomberg (comment on elections) (comment on the increasing demand for gold - also at ZeroHedge)
Campaigns and Elections: Why we didn't need a representative sample to predict a Trump victory (interview)
Exponential Investor: Would you like a crystal ball for elections? (interview)
Ekonomski Lab; the most popular Croatian economics blog, for which I write a monthly column (since 2017)
Topics: Corruption, Vote buying, Democracy and corruption, Stagnation theories, Technological transition, Causal inference in economics, Local corruption and taxes, etc.
Jutarnji list; biggest Croatian daily newspaper in which I write occasional op-eds (since 2013)
Topics: Local corruption and taxes (featured on the cover), Corruption (featured on the cover), Local government reform; Attracting investments (policy proposals); Tax policy (and again); European sovereign debt crisis; Greek tragedy; Corruption in local government (featured on the cover)
Project: Electoral mythbusting (a total of 16 texts in 6 weeks, three of which featured on the cover)
Banka; monthly financial magazine for which I featured as a columnist
(from 2012 to 2015)
Topics: Inequality, austerity and corruption; Corruption and re-election; Public choice theory; Economics is a science, but most economists aren't scientists; Game theory (fiscal cliff game); Technological shocks; Inefficient governments and regulation; Monetary policy; Political economy of the recovery
Index.hr (monetary policy)
Lider (education reform)
Poslovni dnevnik (tax policy)
Barometar.hr, political portal of Večernji list
Interviews and media appearances
Jutarnji list (personal interview on my academic success)
(corruption in public procurement) (featured on the cover)
Večernji list (economic voting) (on corruption at Barometar) (on the role of new technologies)
Slobodna Dalmacija (economic policy)
Poslovni dnevnik (economic voting)
Novi list (corruption)
Globus (interview, various econ topics)
Report on new liberal opinion makers in Croatia; Globus
Nacional (interview, various econ topics)
Soundset radio (Interview of the week), 09.02.2013.
Hrvatski radio Treći program (economic theories; new institutional economics), 06.04.2013.
Hrvatski radio HR 1, "U Mreži Prvog", (on corruption and government spending) 30.10.2014.
Hrvatski radio Treći program (elections), 13.11.2015.
Hrvatski radio Treći program (corruption, institutions, etc.), 12.05.2016.
HRT, national television
Shows: Pravilo 72, economic news show, 04.03.2014.
EU izbori, special on EU elections, 06.05.2014
Hrvatska uživo, talk-show, 12.09.2014
Otvoreno, prime time talk-show, 02.10.2014.
Labirint, news show, 09.11.2016.
Druga strana, economic talk-show, 13.12.2017.
Treći element, popular science talk-show, 14.12.2017.
(topic: economics as a science)
Treći element, popular science talk-show, 10.05.2018.
Studio 4, news show, 29.10.2018.
RTL Direkt, prime time political talk-show, 26.10. 2015.
N1 Studio, news show, 20.04.2017. (transcript)
Novi dan, morning talk show, 09.12.2017.
Pressing, prime time, hour-long one-on-one talk show, 08.11.2018. (transcript)
Index.hr (public debt; local corruption; economic voting; public sector wages, US election prediction, interview on promoting science in economics in Croatia, interview on my local corruption research, interview on why humans are poor decision-makers, panel discussion on entrepreneurship, )
Tportal (corruption in public procurement)
Al Jazeera (election forecasting, corruption)
Deutsche Welle (why do we vote for corrupt politicians?)
Trump prediction coverage (Index, Index (2), Index (3), Jutarnji, RTL, N1, TCN, Netokracija)