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Marina AzzimontiProfessorEconomicsCollege of Arts and Sciences


Marina Azzimonti is an expert in measuring the effects of the increasing partisan conflict in on the U.S. economy. Research she conducted shows this increased partisan conflict discourages investments by households and firms. Based on this research, she developed the “Partisan Conflict Index,” which tracks the degree of political disagreement among U.S. politicians, and is now issued monthly by the Philadelphia Federal Reserve.


  • PhD, University of Rochester
  • BA, Economics, Universidad de San Andres