Nezih Guner (PhD University of Rochester) is Professor of Economics at CEMFI. His research interests include labor economics, with a particular focus on the economics of the family, public finance, and misallocation and productivity. His work on family economics combines the quantitative tools of dynamic general equilibrium models to address a wide range of issues such as marriage, divorce, fertility, investment in children and the role of family-related public policies. He was awarded a Consolidator Grant by the European Research Council in 2010. He previously held academic positions at Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, the Pennsylvania State University and Queen’s University. He is a research fellow of the Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR) and Institute for Study of Labor (IZA), and a member of the Human Capital and Economic Opportunity Global Working Group (HCEO) at the University of Chicago.

He joined IZA as a Research Fellow in January 2008.


IZA Publications

IZA Discussion Paper No. 16529
Tristany Armangué-Jubert, Nezih Guner, Alessandro Ruggieri
IZA Discussion Paper No. 12923
Nezih Guner, Yuliya Kulikova, Arnau Valladares-Esteban
IZA Discussion Paper No. 12760
published in: A. Bison; F. Giovanni (eds.), Handbook of Historical Economics, Academic Press, 2021.
IZA Discussion Paper No. 10362
Published in Journal of Economic Literature, Vol 55, December 2017, 1346-1434.
IZA Discussion Paper No. 9586
Nezih Guner, Andrii Parkhomenko, Gustavo Ventura
Published in Review of Economic Dynamics, Vol 29, July 2018, 256-282.