Economics Department and Business School, Harvard University
Date of Birth
December 27, 1963
United States of America
PhD, June 1989, Economics.
2014-Present Pershing Square Professor of Behavioral Economics, Economics Department and HBS, Harvard
Honors, Fellowships, and Grants
Clarendon Lectures, Oxford University, May 2013
Professional Activities and Service
Member, Russell Sage Foundation Behavioral Economics Roundtable, 1996 to present.
Co-Organizer, Russell Sage Foundation Summer Institute in Behavioral Economics: Berkeley, July 1996; Stanford, July 1998; Berkeley, July 2000; Berkeley, July-August 2002; Trento, Italy, July 2004; Trento, Italy, July 2006; Trento, Italy, June 2008; Trento, Italy, June-July 2010; Waterville Valley, New Hampshire, July 2012; Waterville Valley New Hampshire, June-July 2014; Waterville Valley, New Hampshire, June-July 2014 (planned).
Co-Organizer, Asia Summer Institute in Behavioral Economics, Singapore, NUS, July-August 2010, July 2011, July-August 2012, July-August 2013.
Participant in MacArthur Research Cluster on Costs of Inequality, 1994-1999.
Participant in MacArthur Research Cluster on Norms and Preferences, 1998-2000.
Referee for: American Economic Review; American Law and Economics Review; American Political Science Review; Econometrica; Economica; Economic Journal; Economics and Politics; Games and Economic Behavior; International Economic Review; International Journal of Game Theory; International Journal of Law and Economics; Journal of Development Economics; Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization; Journal of Economic Literature; Journal of Economics and Management Strategy; Journal of Economic Theory; Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics; Journal of Labor Economics; Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization; Journal of Political Economy; Journal of Public Economics; Quarterly Journal of Economics; Rand Journal; Rationality and Society. Reviewer for: National Science Foundation Research Grants; Book for MIT Press; Book for Academic Press.
Member, Program Committee, 8th World Congress of the Econometric Society (2000).
Associate Editor, Journal of Economic Perspectives, 2000-2002
Teaching (done at Berkeley unless noted otherwise)