Stone Project Faculty
Anna Aizer is a labor and health economist whose current work considers the mechanisms behind the intergenerational transmission of poverty. Website
Gauti Eggertsson is a macroeconomist working on the analysis of monetary and fiscal policy over the business cycle, both from a modern and historical perspective. Website
Andrew Foster is an empirical microeconomist with interests in a variety of population-related fields including health, development, environment, public, and labor. Website
John Friedman is an economist whose work brings together theory and data, harnessing the power of large administrative datasets to yield policy-relevant insights on a wide range of topics, including taxation, healthcare, and education quality. Website
Glenn Loury is an economic theorist working on inequality between individuals and social groups, in particular: racial affirmative action; dysfunctional social identity; status transmission across generations; and cognitive theories of racial stigma. Website
Stelios Michalopoulos is a macroeconomist whose primary research interests lie in the intersection of political economy, growth and development. Website
Christina Paxson is Professor of Economics and Public Policy as well as President of Brown University. She is an applied microeconomist with particular interests in health, education, and child development.
David Weil is a macroeconomist who has written widely on various aspects of economic growth, including the empirical determinants of income differences among countries. Website
Susanna Loeb is Director of the Annenberg Institute for School Reform, Professor of Education, and Professor of International and Public Affairs. She is an economist working on education issues, including the labor markets for teachers and principals, school finance, and the effects of federal, state, and local policies.