Staff Economists

Marios Karabarbounis

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My research interests are in macroeconomics and labor economics.

Professional Experience

Marios Karabarbounis is an economist in the Research Department. He joined the Richmond Fed in 2012 after earning his doctorate from the University of Rochester.


Ph.D., University of Rochester, 2012
M.Sc., Athens University of Business and Economics, 2007
B.A., Athens University of Business and Economics, 2005

Curriculum vitae
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"A Road Map for Efficiently Taxing Heterogeneous Agents." American Economic Journal: Macroeconomics 8, no. 2 (April 2016): 182-214.

First Quarter 2014

A Business Cycle Analysis of Debt and Equity Financing

Marios Karabarbounis, Patrick Macnamara and Roisin McCord

June 2014, No. 14-13R

"Labor-Market Uncertainty and Portfolio Choice Puzzles" (Revised August 2015) 
Marios Karabarbounis, Jay H. Hong and Yongsung Chang

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Marios Karabarbounis
(804) 697-8923