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Carlo Schwarz

Contact details

E-Mail: c dot r dot schwarz at warwick dot ac dot uk

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Room: S0.82

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Curriculum Vitae (CV)

PhD Student in Economics

Doctoral Student of the ESRC Centre for Competitive Advantage in the Global Economy (CAGE)

Research Interests

  • Applied Microeconomics
  • Political Economy
  • Text Analysis / Machine Learning



  1.   Frontier Knowledge and Scientific Production: Evidence from the Collapse of International Science
    (with Alessandro Iaria and Fabian Waldinger) [Quarterly Journal of Economics 133(2), pp. 927–991, 2018.]
    Selected Media Coverage: Eurasiareview, Times Higher Education, MyScience,,, Centre Piece
  2.   ldagibbs: A command for Topic Modeling in Stata using Latent Dirichlet Allocation
    [Stata Journal 18(1), pp. 101–117, 2018.] [Code Files]
  3.   lsemantica: A Stata Command for Text Similarity based on Latent Semantic Analysis 
    [Accepted: Stata Journal] [Code Files]

Work in Progress

  1.   How Polarized are Citizens? Measuring Ideology from the Ground-Up
    (with Mirko Draca)
  2.   Fanning the Flames of Hate: Social Media and Hate Crime
    (with Karsten Müller)
    Selected Media Coverage: The Economist, New York Times (1), New York Times (2), Huffington Post, Deutsche Welle, Handelsblatt, Wirtschaftswoche, Pro Asyl,, Belltower News, The New European, TechCrunch
  3.   Making America Hate Again? Twitter and Hate Crime Under Trump
    (with Karsten Müller)
    Selected Media Coverage: Southern Poverty Law Center, NY Times Interpreter, Scientific American,, Stepfeed, ProMarket, The Daily Beast, Big Think, Religion News Service, The Canary, The National, The Week
  4. From Social Science to Senate: Evidence for Knowledge Spillovers between Economic Research and US Legislation


EC107: Economics 1