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 the Nathaniel Ropes Professor of Political Economy 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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