Assistant Professor of Finance, Washington University in St. Louis
Janis Skrastins is an Assistant Professor of Finance at Washington University in St. Louis. His research focuses on financial intermediation, labor economics, and organizational economics. He received his PhD in finance from London Business School, MSc in corporate finance from University of Amsterdam, and BSc in business economics from Stockholm School of Economics in Riga.
Recent work by Janis Skrastins
Informal labour markets and rent-extraction from the unemployment insurance system: Evidence from Brazil
When eligible for unemployment benefits, workers and firms make strategic layoffs in the presence of informal labour markets