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Simon Fuchs

Research Economist & Assistant Adviser
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  • Biography

    Simon Fuchs is a research economist and assistant adviser on the macroeconomics and monetary policy team in the research department at the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta. In his research, he focuses on the macroeconomic effects of the spatial distribution of economic activity, with a particular focus on the interplay between local labor markets and trade.

    Prior to joining the Bank in 2019, he did postdoctoral work at the Autonomous University in Barcelona. He received his doctoral and master's degrees from Toulouse School of Economics and a bachelor of arts degree in politics and economics from the University of York.

  • Working Papers

    Atlanta Fed Working Papers


    Globalization and Heterogeneity: Evidence from Hollywood
    Konrad Adler and Simon Fuchs
    October 2022
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    Multimodal Transport Networks
    Simon Fuchs and Woan Foong Wong
    October 2022
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    Spoils of War: Trade Shocks and Segmented Labor Markets in Spain during WWI
    Simon Fuchs
    May 2021
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  • Other Fed Work



    Salome Baslandze, Simon Fuchs, Indrajit Mitra, and Veronika Penciakova. "The Atlanta Fed's Early Career Visitor Program Workshop: A Synopsis," Policy Hub: Macroblog. October 20, 2022.