Professor of Economics in the Vancouver School of Economics, University of British Columbia
Francesco Trebbi is Professor of Economics in the Vancouver School of Economics at the University of British Columbia. His primary research and teaching interests are in political economics, macroeconomics, and development. He has worked on political institutions and their design, elections and campaign finance, housing and banking regulation, and lobbying. He is a Research Associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research and a Fellow of the Canadian Institute For Advanced Research and of the Bank of Canada.