Applied Econometrics

Office 5.57

Marius Faber

Dr. Marius Faber

Associate & Visiting (Researcher) (Ökonomie und Angewandte Ökonometrie)

Marius Faber

Current position
Economist at Swiss National Bank in the International Economic Analysis Unit
Research Fellow at the University of Basel

Fields of interest
- Labor Economics
- Trade and Development
- Applied Econometrics

Research papers
Robots and Reshoring: Evidence from Mexican Labor Markets
Journal of International Economics, 2020, Volume 127, 103384
Winner of Best Paper Award at the Spring Meeting of Young Economists (SMYE) 2019

The Impact of Technology and Trade on Migration: Evidence from the US
(with Andrés Sarto & Marco Tabellini)
Featured in Harvard Business School Working Knowledge

A Lockdown Index to Assess the Economic Impact of the Coronavirus
(with Andrea Ghisletta & Kurt Schmidheiny)
Swiss Journal of Economics and Statistics, 156(11), 2020. Data and code
Featured in SRF (French | Italian),,

2016–2021:  PhD Program in Applied Economics, University of Basel
2018:            Visiting PhD Student, MIT, Cambridge, USA
2016–2017:  Swiss Program for Beginning Doctoral Students, Study Center Gerzensee
2014–2016:  Master of Arts in Economics, University of Zurich
2008–2012:  Bachelor of Arts in Economics, University of Zurich