Francesco Bianchi

Associate Professor of Economics, Duke University; CEPR; NBER

Francesco Bianchi is an Associate Professor of Economics at Duke University. He is a member of the Center for Economic and Policy Research and the National Bureau of Economic Research and an associate editor of the Journal of Monetary Economics, the European Economic Review, and the Journal of Applied Econometrics. Professor Bianchi received his Ph.D. in Economics from Princeton University in 2009.  He has held visiting positions at UCLA, NYU, University of Pennsylvania, and Northwestern University. In 2015 he was awarded the Wim Duisenberg Research fellowship and in 2010 he received the Zellner Thesis Award in Business and Economic Statistics. He has published in the American Economic Review, the Review of Economic Studies, the Review of Economics and Statistics, The Journal of Monetary Economics, and other leading academic journals. Currently, Bianchi’s main research interests involve the role of agents’ beliefs about future policy makers’ behavior in explaining macroeconomic dynamics, the interaction between the macroeconomy and asset markets, and the link between long term growth and business cycle fluctuations.

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