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Tufts University
Department of Economics
117 Braker Hall
8 Upper Campus Rd.
Medford, MA 02155-6722
Office: 617-627-3294
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Yannis M. Ioannides
Max and Herta Neubauer Chair in Economics
Professor of Economics

Ph.D. Stanford University
M.S. Stanford University, Dipl. Eng., National Technical University, Athens, Greece 


Professor Ioannides joined the Tufts faculty in September 1995 as the Max and Herta Neubauer Professor in Economics. Previously he taught at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University where he served as Department Head from 1989-1995. He has also held an appointment as a Professor of Economics at the Athens School of Economics and Business, Athens, Greece, and was a Research Associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research from 1982-1993. His research interests are macroeconomics, economic growth and inequality, social interactions and networks, and housing markets. He is currently an Associate Editor of Regional Science and Urban Economics and of The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, second edition. He served as a member of the MacArthur Foundation Research Network on Social Interactions and Economic Inequality, and as a consultant to the US Department of Housing and Urban Development, the European Investment Bank (Luxembourg), and other EU, US, and Greek institutions. He has participated widely in conferences and has published articles in many leading journals including: American Economic Review, Journal of Economic Literature, Journal of Economic Theory, International Economic Review, Quarterly Journal of Economics, Economic Journal, Regional Science and Urban Economics, The Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Journal of Urban Economics, and Review of Economics and Statistics. His research has been funded by the National Science Foundation and most recently by the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation.