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Elena Falcettoni

Education

  • Ph.D., Economics, University of Minnesota, 2019
  • M.A., Economics, University of Minnesota, 2016
  • M.Sc., Finance, Bocconi University, 2015
  • B.Sc., International Economics, Management and Finance, Bocconi University, 2013
Current Research Topics
  • Physician Shortage, Workforce Effect on Health,
  • Geographical Health Heterogeneity, Prefab Housing
  • Economist

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

    2019 - present
  • Affiliate Scholar

    Heller-Hurwicz Economics Institute

    2020 - present
  • Research Analyst

    Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis

    2016 - 2019
  • conference

    2021

    Society for Economic Dynamics

    A Comparison of Living Standards Across the United States of America

  • conference

    2021

    Royal Economic Society Conference

    The Determinants of Physicians' Location Choice: Understanding the Rural Shortage

  • conference

    2021

    LERA @ ASSA Chicago

    The Determinants of Physicians' Location Choice: Understanding the Rural Shortage

  • seminar

    2021

    U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis

    A Comparison of Living Standards Across the United States of America

  • conference

    2020

    Annual Health Econometrics Workshop (discussion by Prof. Robert Town)

    The Determinants of Physicians' Location Choice: Understanding the Rural Shortage

  • conference

    2020

    APPAM International Conference

    The Determinants of Physicians' Location Choice: Understanding the Rural Shortage

  • conference

    2020

    4h Workshop on Mechanism Design For Social Good (by co-author)

    A Comparison of Living Standards Across the United States of America

  • seminar

    2020

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (by co-author)

    A Comparison of Living Standards Across the United States of America

  • conference

    2020

    European Economic Association Congress

    A Comparison of Living Standards Across the United States of America

  • conference

    2020

    Texas Camp Econometrics XXV (by co-author)

    A Comparison of Living Standards Across the United States of America

  • conference

    2020

    4th Workshop on Mechanism Design For Social Good

    The Consequences of Medicare Pricing: An Explanation of Treatment Choice

  • conference

    2020

    APPAM International Conference

    The Consequences of Medicare Pricing: An Explanation of Treatment Choice

  • conference

    2020

    American Society of Health Economists Conference

    The Consequences of Medicare Pricing: An Explanation of Treatment Choice

  • conference

    2019

    Simposio de la Asociación Española de Economía (Alicante, Spain)

    Physician Workforce Effect on Health

  • seminar

    2019

    University of Houston (Houston, TX)

    Invited Lecture in Health Economics

  • conference

    2019

    Urban Economics Association Conference (Philadelphia, PA)

    The Determinants of Physicians' Location Choice: Understanding the Rural Shortage

  • conference

    2019

    3rd Workshop on Mechanism Design for Social Good (Phoenix, AZ)

    The Determinants of Physicians' Location Choice: Understanding the Rural Shortage

  • conference

    2019

    American Society of Health Economists Conference (Washington, DC)

    The Determinants of Physicians' Location Choice: Understanding the Rural Shortage

  • conference

    2019

    International Industrial Organization Conference (Boston, MA)

    The Determinants of Physicians' Location Choice: Understanding the Rural Shortage

  • seminar

    2019

    University of New South Wales (Sydney, Australia)

    The Determinants of Physicians' Location Choice: Understanding the Rural Shortage

  • seminar

    2019

    Sciences Po (Paris, France)

    The Determinants of Physicians' Location Choice: Understanding the Rural Shortage

  • seminar

    2019

    McGill University (Montreal, Canada)

    The Determinants of Physicians' Location Choice: Understanding the Rural Shortage

  • seminar

    2019

    Wake Forest University (Winston-Salem, NC)

    The Determinants of Physicians' Location Choice: Understanding the Rural Shortage

  • seminar

    2019

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (Washington, DC)

    The Determinants of Physicians' Location Choice: Understanding the Rural Shortage

  • conference

    2018

    Simposio de la Asociación Española de Economía (Madrid, Spain)

    The Determinants of Physicians' Location Choice: Understanding the Rural Shortage

  • seminar

    2018

    University of Minnesota (Minneapolis, MN)

    The Determinants of Physicians' Location Choice: Understanding the Rural Shortage

  • conference

    2018

    American Society of Health Economists Conference (Atlanta, GA)

    The Determinants of Physicians' Location Choice: Understanding the Rural Shortage

  • conference

    2018

    Warwick Ph.D. Economics Conference (Warwick, United Kingdom)

    The Determinants of Physicians' Location Choice: Understanding the Rural Shortage

  • conference

    2018

    Midwest Economics Association Conference (Evanston, IL)

    The Determinants of Physicians' Location Choice: Understanding the Rural Shortage

  • conference

    2018

    Warwick Ph.D. Economics Conference (Warwick, United Kingdom)

    The Consequences of Medicare Pricing: An Explanation of Treatment Choice

  • conference

    2018

    American Society of Health Economists Conference (Atlanta, GA)

    The Consequences of Medicare Pricing: An Explanation of Treatment Choice

  • conference

    2018

    Midwest Economics Association Conference (Evanston, IL)

    The Consequences of Medicare Pricing: An Explanation of Treatment Choice

  • conference

    2017

    Midwest Economics Association Conference (Cincinnati, OH)

    The Consequences of Medicare Pricing: An Explanation of Treatment Choice

  • conference

    2017

    Missouri Valley Economic Association Conference (Kansas City, MO)

    The Consequences of Medicare Pricing: An Explanation of Treatment Choice

Awards
  • 2018

    Consortium on Law and Values in Health, Environment and the Life Sciences

    Consortium Research Award

  • 2017

    Department of Economics, University of Minnesota

    Second Place, Hard Third Year Paper Competition

  • 2016

    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota

    Distinguished Teaching Assistant

  • 2015

    Department of Economics, University of Minnesota

    Herbert Mohring Fellowship in Economics

  • 2014

    Bocconi University

    Bocconi Merit Award

  • 2013

    Bocconi University

    Bocconi Merit Award

Conference Organization
  • 06/25/2020 | Virtual

    Inaugural Heller-Hurwicz UMN Alumni Conference

    Organizer

  • 06/20/2019 | Department of Economics, University of Minnesota

    Third Year Conference (for Industrial Organization Workshop)

    Organizer

Referee
  • Journal of International Economics, Review of Economics and Statistics
Professional Affiliation
  • Mentor, Women in Economics Program co-sponsored by the Heller-Hurwicz Economics Institute and the Department of Economics of the University of Minnesota, 2020-2021
Last update: June 30, 2022