Fabrizio Germano


PhD, University of California at San Diego

Fabrizio Germano is Associate Professor of Economics at Universitat Pompeu Fabra and Affiliated Professor at the Barcelona School of Economics. He holds a PhD (1996) from the University of California, San Diego.

Prior to joining Universitat Pompeu Fabra he held positions at Tel Aviv University and Université Catholique de Louvain. He has been research fellow or visiting professor at numerous institutions including the Institute for Advanced Studies at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University, the IMéRA Institute for Advanced Studies at Aix-Marseille Université, and the European University Institute in Florence.

His research interests are in game theory and the economics of mass media, and his research has been published in journals such as the Economic Journal, Journal of Public Economics, Games and Economic Behavior, International Journal of Game Theory, and the Journal of Economic Theory.

Working Papers


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Entropy, directionality theory and the evolution of income inequality

Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, Vol.198, 15-43, June 2022, 10.1016/j.jebo.2022.03.017
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Fabrizio Germano and Francesco Sobbrio

Opinion dynamics via search engines (and other algorithmic gatekeepers)

Journal of Public Economics, Vol.187, July 2020, 10.1016/j.jpubeco.2020.104188

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Larbi Alaoui and Fabrizio Germano

Time scarcity and the market for news

Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Vol.174, 173-195, June 2020, 10.1016/j.jebo.2020.04.009