Joseph M. Cohen Term Professor of Economics
Holger Sieg is also a research associate at Penn’s Populations Study Center. He is one of the top empirical public finance economists in the world, working on topics of local public finance, education, charitable giving, and urban economics.
Sieg received his doctorate from Carnegie Mellon University and taught at Duke University and Carnegie Mellon Tepper School of Business before coming to Penn. He has published extensively in journals such as Econometrica, American Economic Review, Journal of Political Economy, and International Economic Review. He currently serves on the editorial boards of the American Economic Review and the International Economic Review.