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Assistant Professor of Economics

José Ignacio Cuesta

Faculty Affiliate
King Center on Global Development

Assistant Professor of Economics
Department of Economics

Faculty Fellow
Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research (SIEPR)

José Ignacio Cuesta is an assistant professor of economics at Stanford University, a Faculty Research Fellow at NBER, a Faculty Fellow at SIEPR, and J-PAL invited researcher. He obtained a PhD in Economics from the University of Chicago in 2019. His research focuses on the design and regulation of credit and health markets. His previous research studies the design of interest rate caps, the impacts of information frictions in mortgage markets, the design of public procurement and public provision of pharmaceutical drugs, among others.