MARCO CAGETTI


office:
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
Mail Stop 97
Washington, DC 20551
phone: (202) 452-2685
work e-mail: Marco.Cagetti 'at' frb.gov
home:
2440 Virginia ave NW apt D904
Washington, DC 20037
phone: (202) 293-1753
e-mail: cacio 'at' cagetti.com
www: http://www.cagetti.com/

WORK EXPERIENCE
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Research and Statistics, Flow of Funds section
Economist, 2006-present
University of Virginia, Department of Economics
Assistant Professor, 2000-2006
Courses taught: Econ302 (intermediate macroeconomics), Econ704 (first year graduate macroeconomics).
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, visiting scholar, july 2005
Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis, visiting scholar, august-december 2003.
EDUCATION
University of Chicago, Department of Economics
Ph.D., June 2000
Advisor: Lars P. Hansen. Thesis committee: James Heckman, Annette Vissing-Jørgensen
Lecturer: Economics 202 (intermediate macroeconomics), Teaching Assistant: Price Theory I (Gary Becker), Price Theory II (José Scheinkman), Money and Banking II (Lars P. Hansen)
University of Chicago Fellowship 1995-1998, Margaret Reid Fellowship 1998-1999.
Università Bocconi, Milano 
Laurea summa cum laude in D.E.S. (Economics and Social Sciences), July 1993
(fall 1991 exchange student at Brandeis University, Waltham (MA), Graduate School of International Economics and Finance)
Research assistant: IGIER- Innocenzo Gasparini Institute for Economic Research, Milano  1993-1994
PUBLICATIONS
Estate taxation, entrepreneurship, and wealth (with Mariacristina De Nardi), American Economic Review (forthcoming).
Wealth inequality: data and models (with Mariacristina De Nardi), Macroeconomic Dynamics vol. 12 (September 2008), Supplement S2, pp. 285-313.
Entrepreneurship, frictions and wealth (with Mariacristina De Nardi), Journal of Political Economy 106(5), oct 2006, p 835-870.
Wealth accumulation over the life cycle and precautionary savings, Journal of Business and Economic Statistics, 21(3), july 2003, p. 339-353.
Robustness and Pricing with Uncertain Growth (with Lars P. Hansen, Thomas Sargent and Noah Williams), Review of Financial Studies, vol 15, n 2, 2002, pp 363-404.
Interest Elasticity in a Life Cycle Model with Precautionary Savings, AER, May 2001, 91(2), p. 418-421.
FELLOWSHIPS
NSF SES-0318014: Entrepreneurship, frictions and the macroeconomy. 2003-2005.
Bankard Fund for Political Economy: Taxation and Entrepreneurship. Summer 2003.