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Faculty & Research


Antonio Fatas

Professor of Economics

The Portuguese Council Chaired Professor of European Studies


Additional Information
Research Areas
  • Macroeconomics
  • Fiscal Policy
  • Economic Growth
  • Business Cycles
Teaching Areas
  • Macroeconomics
  • Growth
  • Business Cycles
  • Exchange Rates


Antonio Fatás is a Professor of Economics at INSEAD. He received his PhD in Economics from Harvard University. He is a Research Fellow at the Centre for Economic and Policy Research in London and has worked as an external consultant for international organisations such as the International Monetary Fund, the OECD and the World Bank.

He teaches the macroeconomics core course in the MBA programme, as well as different modules on the global macroeconomic environment in the Executive Education. His research focuses on the study of business cycles, fiscal policy and the economics of European integration. His articles appear in academic journals such as the Quarterly Journal of Economics, Journal of Monetary Economics, Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, Journal of Public Economics, Journal of International Economics, Journal of Economic Growth, European Economic Review and Economic Policy.

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