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Professor Orazio Attanasio FBA

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About this Fellow

Economics South America Colombia South Asia India Economic Policy USA, Canada and/or Mexico Mexico

Website: http://www.homepages.ucl.ac.uk/~uctpjrt

Appointments

Current post

  • Professor of Economics, University College London

Past Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Economics, Stanford University, California, 1988 - 1994
  • Associate Professor of Economics, Universita di Bologna, 1993 - 1995
  • Professor of Economics, University College London, 1995
  • Professor of Economics, University College London, University College London, 1995
  • , Stanford University, California, 1988 - 1994
  • Professor of Economics, University College London, University College London, 1995

Publications

Consumption, Interest Rate and Aggregation Review of Economic Studies 1993

Relative Wage Movements and the Distribution of Consumption Journal of Political Economy 1996

Social Security and Household Saving Quarterly Journal of Economics 2003

Other Economics and Economic History Fellows

Professor Stephen Broadberry

Economic history; development of the world economy since AD 1000; the Great Divergence; international comparisons of productivity; wars and economic performance

Professor Esther Duflo

The economic lives of households in poor countries: how they make decisions, what constraints they face, and how this should influence the design of policy; and the at-scale evaluation of such policies, mainly using randomized field experiments

Professor Robin Burgess

Applied economics: development economics, environmental and energy economics, microeconomics of growth, political economy, public economics, labor economics