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Daniel Fetter

Daniel Fetter

Faculty Fellow
Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research (SIEPR)
Trione Acting Assistant Professor
Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research (SIEPR)
PhD, Political Economy and Government (Economics), Harvard University, 2010
MSc, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science, 2004
BA, Economics, Wesleyan University, 2000


For the 2019-20 academic year, Dan Fetter will be the Trione Acting Assistant Professor at the Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research (SIEPR) and Stanford’s Economics Department. Starting 1-July 2020, Dan will be an Assistant Professor of Economics at Stanford. He is a Research Associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), and serves on the Editorial Board of Explorations in Economic History. Dan’s research is in economic history and applied microeconomics, with a focus on government intervention in housing and mortgage markets as well as the effects of government old age support. Dan received his BA from Wesleyan University in 2000, his MSc from the London School of Economics in 2004, and his PhD from Harvard in 2010.

Focal Areas: 
Housing and Infrastructure
Politics and Media
Taxes and Public Spending