Anton I. Badev

Federal Reserve Board
Washington, D.C.
FRB site [link]

CV [in pdf]

I am an Economist at the Federal Reserve Board and a visiting scholar at Carnegie Mellon. I completed my Ph.D. at the University of Pennsylvania under the supervision of Ken Wolpin, George Mailath and Petra Todd.


My broad research interests include empirical microeconomics and applied microeconomic theory. Currently, I am working on topics in social networks and payments.

Social networks

Payments, Bitcoin, Older



The views and findings expressed here are those of the author's and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Board of Governors or the Federal Reserve System.