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Michael Choi

Assistant Professor


Economics
W336  John Pappajohn Bus Bldg
The University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242-1994
Ph: 319-384-1911
Fax: 319-335-1956
E-mail: yufai-choi@uiowa.edu

Academic History

  • PhD in Economics, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2013
  • MA in Economics, Boston University, 2007
  • BE in Computer Engineering, Chinese University of Hong Kong, 2003

Expertise

  • Macroeconomics
  • Microeconomics
  • Monetary Economics
  • Search Theory

      Working Papers

            Work In Progress

            • Semi-directed Search and Monetary Exchange, Yu Fai Michael Choi, Randall Wright, Zach Bethune
            • The Economics of Web Search, Yu Fai Michael Choi, Lones Smith,

            Current & Prior Positions

            • Associate Member, Nuffield College, University of Oxford, May 2014 - Present
            • Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, Henry B. Tippie College of Business, The University of Iowa, August 2013 - Present

            Review and Editorial Work

            • Referee, Journal of Economic Theory
            • Referee, Journal of Money, Credit and Banking

              Presentations

              • Semi-directed Search and Monetary Exchange, Summer Workshop on Money, Banking, Payments and Finance, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, Chicago, August 2014
              • Asset Pricing and Information Transmission, Econometric Society Summer Meeting, University of South California, June 2013
              • Asset Pricing and Information Transmission, Summer Workshop on Money, Banking, Payments and Finance, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, August 2012
              • Asset Pricing and Information Transmission, Midwest Economic Theory Conference, Indiana University Bloomington, November 2011
              • The Economics of Web Search, Midwest Searching and Matching Workshop, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, November 2011
              • The Economics of Web Search, NSF/NBER/CEME Conference on General Equilibrium and Mathematical Economics, University of Iowa, September 2011