Gadi Barlevy is a senior economist and economic advisor in the economic research department at the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago. As a member of the microeconomics team, Barlevy conducts research on labor economics, as well as on economic fluctuations, economic growth, financial economics and information economics. He is a research fellow at IZA Research Institute and serves as an associate editor at the Journal of Economic Theory. He previously served as co-editor at Theoretical Economics as well as the Review of Economic Dynamics and as an associate editor at both Theoretical Economics and the European Economic Review.
His research has appeared in the American Economic Review, the Review of Economic Studies, the Review of Economic Dynamics, the European Economic Review, the Journal of Economic Theory, the Journal of Labor Economics, the Journal of Monetary Economics and the Journal of Applied Probability.
Prior to joining the Chicago Fed in August 2003, Barlevy was an assistant professor of economics at Northwestern University. He also was a visiting professor of economics at Tel Aviv University, the Kellogg School of Management and the University of Wisconsin School of Business.
Barlevy received a B.A. in economics from the University of California at Berkeley and a Ph.D. in economics from Harvard University.