Stefanie Stantcheva


Stefanie Stantcheva is an economist studying the taxation of firms and individuals using models and data. She explores the long-run effects of taxes on innovation, education & training, and wealth. She also runs large-scale “Social Economics Surveys and experiments” to explore the determinants of our social preferences, attitudes, and perceptions.

She is a professor of Economics at Harvard University. Since May 2018, she’s been a member of the French Council of Economic Advisers (Conseil d’Analyse Economique). Since January 2020, she is co-editor at the Quarterly Journal of Economics. After receiving her Ph.D. in Economics from MIT in 2014 and being a junior fellow at the Harvard Society of Fellows 2014-2016, she joined the Harvard Department of Economics in July 2016.

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