Stefanie Stantcheva is a PhD student at MIT. She completed her undergraduate studies in Cambridge, UK, and her Masters at Ecole Polytechnique and the Paris School of Economics.
She is specializing in Public Economics, especially in Optimal Taxation with imperfections in the labor and capital markets. She is also working on developing and estimating life cycle models.
In the past, she has been involved in several Development Economics experiments with J-PAL and currently continues to pursue development-related work within the Townsend Thai Project.