Stefanie Stantcheva

Professor of Economics,
Harvard University


Broader Audience Writing

This page features pieces based on my research and that of others and that are intended for a non-academic audience.


“Alberto Alesina: A Free-Spirited Economist” Tribute to Alberto Alesina on VOXEU [PDF] [Link]

[French] “Economie Sociale du COVID19” (2020) avec Clement Herman et Constantin Schesch [PDF]


“Why do we not Support more Redistribution? New Explanations from Economics Research” (2019) in “Combating Inequality: Rethinking Policies to Reduce Inequality in Advanced Economies” (eds. Dani Rodrik and Olivier Blanchard, MIT University Press, 2019) : [Article]

City Journal “Mobility: Real and Perceived” (Autumn 2019) : [Article]


NBER Reporter Research Summary on “Taxation and Innovation” (2018) : [Article] [Full PDF]

Vox EU “Taxation and Innovation in the 20th Century” : [Article]

Vox EU “Misperceptions about Immigration and Support for Redistribution” : [Article]

Vox EU “Intergenerational Mobility and Preferences for Redistribution” : [Article]

Vox EU Video on “Where does Innovation Come from?" : [Article]

Project Syndicate “The Fog of Immigration." : [Article]

Project Syndicate “Prisoners of the American Dream." : [Article] [Video]


Stanford Policy Brief “Tax Reform: An Optimal Equation” (Dec. 2017) : [Policy Brief] [Article]


Vox EU “Taxing the 1%" : [Article]