Moritz Schularick is Professor of Economics at the University of Bonn and Director of the MacroFinance Lab. He studied economics in Berlin, London and Paris and received his PhD in 2005 from Freie Universität Berlin. In 2018, he received the Gossen-Prize of the German Economic Association that is awarded every year to honor a German-speaking economist whose work has gained international renown. He also became a Fellow of the Institute for New Economic Thinking. Moritz is a Managing Editor of Europe’s most important policy journal “Economic Policy”, a joint initiative of SciencesPo, CEPR, and CESIfo.