Christopher Gandrud is a Post-Doctoral Fellow at the Fiscal Governance Centre, Hertie School of Governance. His research focuses on the international political economy of public financial and monetary institutions, as well as applied social science statistics. His work has been published in the Review of International Political Economy, the International Political Science Review and the Political Methodologist. He recently published a book on reproducible research methods with Chapman and Hall. He has been a Lecturer in International Relations at Yonsei University and a Fellow in Government at the London School of Economics where in 2012 he completed a PhD in political science.