Fabrizio Zilibotti is Tuntex Professor of International and Development Economics in the Department of Economics at Yale University and a fellow of Pauli Murray College.

He is a fellow of the Econometric Society, a past recipient of the Yrjö Jahnsson medal (best European economist below age 45), a recipient of the Sun-Ye-Fang prize (the most prestigious economics award in China), and a former editor of Econometrica, the Review of Economic Studies, and the Journal of the European Economic Association. He was the elected president of the European Economic Association in 2016.

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Click here for a link to Fabrizio Zilibotti’s Curriculum Vitae.

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LOVE, MONEY AND PARENTING. Princeton University Press, 2019.

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The book was translated (or is being translated) in the following languages: Chinese (simplified characters), Chinese (traditional characters), Japanese, Korean, Turkish.

Selected media coverage (more here): 

The parent trap (Washington Post, 2/22/2019)

Podcast: LOVE, MONEY AND PARENTING (Fabrizio Zilibotti interviewed by Tim Phillips, voxeu.org 3/15/2019)