Francesco Trebbi’s research focuses on political economy and macroeconomics, with an emphasis on monetary and fiscal policy. He has worked on topics ranging from institutional and political design to special interest politics. Part of his research revolves around the political economy of development, especially political institutions and their design. He also works on the political economy of consolidated democracies, including elections and campaign finance, housing and banking regulation, and lobbying.
Co-Principal Investigator Awards
Erik Hurst – International Visiting Research Scholars – 2012