Jonathan Vogel

Jonathan Vogel



Ph.D. Economics, Princeton University, 2007.

B.A. Economics and Mathematics, Columbia University, 2001.

Research Areas:

International Economics, Macroeconomics I


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Jonathan Vogel joins us from Columbia University as a Full Professor. Professor Vogel is an expert in International Trade. His recent work studies the skill premium and immigration in the context of trade. He has published in the Journal of Political Economy, Quarterly Journal of Economics and Review of Economic Studies. After gaining his Ph.D. from Princeton, Professor Vogel joined UCLA as an Assistant Professor.

Selected Books and Publications

Research Interests

  • Endogenous fluctuations; multiple equilibria and stabilization policy; dynamic aspects of economic development, notably human capital, poverty traps and credit rationing; political economy of transfer payments, budget deficits and inflation.