Becker Friedman Institute
for Research in Economics
The University of Chicago

Research. Insights. Impact. Advancing the Legacy of Chicago Economics.

Michal Fabinger

Assistant Professor of Economics
University of Tokyo
Visiting Scholar
2/24/14 3/7/14

Michal Fabinger is a macroeconomist whose primary interests lie in international and public economics. His work thus far focuses on imperfect competition and trade.

Fabinger was a Junior Fellow of Harvard University’s Society of Fellows from 2005 to 2008. He has refereed for, among other publications, the Journal of Economic Theory, the Journal of International Economics, the Quarterly Journal of Economics, and the Review of Economic Studies.

Fabinger recently joined the faculty at the University of Tokyo as an assistant professor of economics. Prior to that appointment, he held the same position at Pennsylvania State University. Between 2004 and 2005, he was a member of the Institute for Advanced Study at Princeton University.

Fabinger completed his PhD in economics at Harvard University in 2012. He earned a PhD in physics from Stanford University in 2004, and earned a master’s in physics from Charles University, in Prague, in 2000. 

Michal Fabinger visited the institute as a CME Group Foundation Fellow for the 2012-13 academic year.