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Carlo Schwarz

Contact details

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

SSRN: SSRN Author Page

Room: S0.82

Office Hours: contact me by e-mail

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]

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, Huffington Post, Deutsche Welle, Handelsblatt, Wirtschaftswoche, Pro Asyl,, Belltower News, The New European
  3.   lsemantica: A Stata Command for Text Similarity based on Latent Semantic Analysis 
    [Code Files]
  4.   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
  5. From Social Science to Senate: Evidence for Knowledge Spillovers between Economic Research and US Legislation


EC107: Economics 1