Associate Professor, Economics
Integrating psychology into economic policy analysis
Current research project:
I’m working to better understand how people think about their taxes, and how they make decisions about how much they should work when they do not really understand how the different options will affect their tax bill.
- Assistant Professor, Operations, Information, and Decisions Department, Wharton-University of Pennsylvania, 2014-2019
- Postdoctoral Fellow, National Bureau of Economic Research, 2013-2014
- Ph.D., Economics, Cornell University, 2013
- B.A., Economics and mathematics, Cornell University, 2008
Last book read:
“Sirens of Titan” by Kurt Vonnegut
In your own time/when not working:
Playing with my two young kids
Courses you’re most looking forward to teaching:
Behavioral economics, both the Ph.D.s and undergraduates
What most excites you about Cornell:
The wonderful community of economists! There are so many people with deep knowledge of a huge range of topics, it’s impossible not to constantly learn new things.