Joachim Hubmer


I am an Assistant Professor at the Department of Economics at University of Pennsylvania. I obtained a PhD in Economics from Yale University in 2019. My research focuses on the macroeconomics of technological change and inequality.

New Working Paper: Not a Typical Firm: The Joint Dynamics of Firms, Labor Shares, and Capital-Labor Substitution (2021), with Pascual Restrepo

New Version: The Race Between Preferences and Technology (updated 2021), Revise and resubmit at Econometrica (2nd round)

Contact Information

Department of Economics

University of Pennsylvania

E-mail: jhubmer [at]