Fabio Wasserfallen is Assistant Professor of Political Economy at the Salzburg Centre of European Union Studies and received his Ph.D. from the Department of Political Science at the University of Zurich.

Fabio Wasserfallen is since 2014 Assistant Professor of Political Economy at the Salzburg Centre of European Union Studies (with tenure track). He received his Ph.D. from the Department of Political Science at the University of Zurich in 2013 after a yearly fellowship at Harvard University’s Weatherhead Centre for International Affairs. In the academic year 2014/15, he was in residence at Princeton University as one of six selected international early-career scholars of the Fung Global Fellows Program. Among others, his research interests include European integration, policy diffusion, federalism, and direct democracy. Currently, Fabio Wasserfallen co-coordinates a major Horizon 2020 research project on economic and fiscal integration in the EU. Particularly, Wasserfallen’s work on economic and fiscal integration in the EU, which investigates member states’ preferences for tax harmonization, provides theoretical and empirical groundwork for this project. His research has been published or is forthcoming in journals such as the American Political Science Review, the American Journal of Political Science, the British Journal of Political Science and the European Journal of Political Research. 

Publications and further information can be found here: http://www.fabiowasserfallen.ch

Publications
Mapping Contestation on Fiscal Integration: Evidence from New Data (Discussion Paper no. 2)