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Vinayak Alladi

Ph.D. Candidate – Department of Economics

Office: Economics Building 122

Email: valladi@ucsd.edu

Department of Economics
University of California, San Diego
9500 Gilman Drive # 0508
La Jolla, CA 92093-0508

I am a behavioral and experimental economist who uses lab and field experiments to test novel questions from psychology. My background in development and education has shaped a research agenda on how behavioral models may bring about further insights into the psychology and decision-making of the poor.

Education

  • Ph.D. Economics - University of California, San Diego - 2019 (expected)
  • M.Sc. Economics - London School of Economics - 2007
  • B.A. Economics, minor in Mathematics - Northwestern University - 2004

Fields and Research Interests

  • Fields: Behavioral Economics, Experimental Economics
  • Research Interests: Belief-Based Utility, Reference Dependence, Development Economics, Economics of Education

References

Charles Sprenger (chair)
Rady School of Management
Department of Economics
University of California, San Diego
(858) 822-7457
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James Andreoni (co-chair)
Department of Economics
University of California, San Diego
(858) 534-3832
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Karthik Muralidharan
Department of Economics
University of California, San Diego
(858) 534-2425
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