Michael (Yu-Fai)  Choi

Michael (Yu-Fai) Choi


Assistant Professor

  W382  Pappajohn Business Building (PBB)
The University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242-1994

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


  • Macroeconomics
  • Microeconomics
  • Monetary Economics
  • Search Theory

Working Papers

Work In Progress

  • Optimal Sequential Search Among Alternatives, 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