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Bren Professor of Psychology, Neuroscience, and Biology; Allen V. C. Davis and Lenabelle Davis Leadership Chair, Caltech Brain Imaging Center; Director, Caltech Brain Imaging Center

Cognitive Neuroscience; Neuropsychology; Neuroscience of Emotion; Social Neuroscience

Professor of Economics

Information Transmission in Elections; Effects of Cheap-Talk Communication in Strategic Environments; Properties of Natural Language; Signaling Games with Asymmetric Information; Decision-Making Mechanisms; Redistribution and Taxation

Professor of Political Science

American Voting Behavior; Campaigns and Elections; American Government; Macro-political Economy; Positive Theory/Public Choice; Comparative Politics; Quantitative Methodologies

Professor of Economics

Equilibrium Theory; Decision Theory; Incentive Design; Mathematical Methods

Visiting Associate in Finance
Robert Kirby Professor of Behavioral Economics; T&C Chen Center for Social and Decision Neuroscience Leadership Chair; Executive Officer for the Social Sciences; Director, T&C Chen Center for Social and Decision Neuroscience

Risky Choice; Behavioral Game Theory; Limited Strategic Thinking; Patience; Stock Market bubbles; Neuroscience of Economic Decisions

Postdoctoral Scholar in Neuroscience
Caroline J. Charpentier
Postdoctoral Scholar in Neuroscience
Richard N. Merkin Professor of Mathematical Finance; Director, Ronald and Maxine Linde Institute of Economic and Management Sciences

Mathematical Finance; Contract Theory; Stochastic Optimal Control

Visiting Associate in Finance
 
Assistant Professor of Economics
Laura Doval
Allen and Lenabelle Davis Professor of Economics

Microeconomic Theory; Game Theory; Mathematical Economics

Edie and Lew Wasserman Professor of Social Sciences

Corruption; Experimental Economics; Political Economy of Development; Sub-Saharan Africa; New Institutional Economics

Associate Professor of Finance and Entrepreneurship

Entrepreneurial Finance; Financial Intermediation; New Firm Formation

Postdoctoral Scholar in Computational Affective Neuroscience
 
Postdoctoral Scholar in Neuroeconomics
Assistant Professor of Political Science
Gibilisco-Michael
Assistant Professor of Economics

Econometrics of Auctions; Empirical Models of Consumer Demand; Inference in High-Dimensional Models; Level-k Strategic Reasoning; Investment Manager Performance Evaluation; Asset Allocation; Information Aggregation; Testing Revealed Preference

Professor of Political Science

American Politics; Political Institutions; Congress; Bureaucracy; Political Economy; Formal Theory

Rea A. and Lela G. Axline Professor of Business Economics and History

Economic History of Europe and the World; Economic Development; Institutional Change

Visiting Associate in Psychology
 
Postdoctoral Scholar in Neuroscience
 
Assistant Professor of Finance

Asset Pricing; Behavioral Finance; Institutional Frictions; Financial Intermediaries; Household Finance

Kay Sugahara Professor of Social Sciences and Statistics

American Politics; Formal Political Theory; Statistics

Postdoctoral Scholar in Neuroscience
 
Professor of Political Science

American Politics; Public Policy; Public Finance

Postdoctoral Scholar in Economics
 
Lecturer in Psychology
Dorit Kliemann
William R. Kenan, Jr., Professor of History and Social Science

Racial Discrimination in Schools; Politics; Distribution of Public Goods

Visiting Associate in Economics
christoph kuzmics
Postdoctoral Scholar in Computational Psychiatry and Affective Neuroscience
 
Allen and Lenabelle Davis Professor of Economics and Social Sciences, Emeritus

Theoretical Economics; Game Theory and Mechanism Design; Electricity Markets and Policy (Integrating Economics and Control); Management of Fisheries (Market Design for Catch Share Programs); Public Management (Space Exploration)

Graduate Student
Assistant Professor of Political Science
Gabriel Lopez-Moctezuma
Visitor in Neuroscience
 
Graduate Student
Assistant Professor of Cognitive Neuroscience

Social, Computational and Affective Neuroscience; Neuroecology and Neurophilosophy

Postdoctoral Scholar in Computational Affective Neuroscience
 
Professor of Psychology

Neural Basis of Reward and Reward-Related Learning; Neuroimaging; Conditioning and Associative Learning; Taste and Olfaction; Affective Neuroscience

Professor of Political Science
Flintridge Foundation Professor of Economics and Political Science

Formal Political Theory; Game Theory; Experimental Economics; Experimental Political Science; Political Economy; Mechanism Design

Postdoctoral Scholar in Neuroscience
Omar Perez
William D. Hacker Professor of Economics and Political Science

Mechanism Design; Voting Theory; Social Choice Theory; Experimental Economics and Political Science; Behavioral Foundations of Economics and Political Science; Laboratory Experimental Methods; Regulation; Deregulation and Institutional Design

Assistant Professor of Economics

Game Theory; Risk and Uncertainty; Strategic Forecasting; Decision Theory

Professor of Philosophy

Neural Basis of Moral Judgment and Behavior; Neuroeconomics; Neuroscience of Happiness; Art and Brain

Visiting Associate in Economics
Bing Professor of Neuroscience, Behavioral Biology, and Economics

Neurocomputational Foundations of Simple Choice Self-Control, and Altruism; Applications of Neuroeconomics

Linde Institute Professor of Finance

Asset Pricing; Financial Markets; Derivatives; Hedging Strategies; Investments; Interest Rates;  Portfolio Management; Corporate Governance; Capital Structure; Mergers and Acquisitions

Rea A. and Lela G. Axline Professor of Business Economics; Ronald and Maxine Linde Leadership Chair, Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences

Economic History; Game Theory; Corporate Governance

Professor of Economics

Decision Theory; Experimental Economics; Game Theory; Political Economics

Kota Saito
Postdoctoral Scholar in Social Neuroscience
 
Visiting Associate in Neuroscience
Professor of Anthropology, Emeritus

Long-term Community Studies; Socio-economic Impacts of Large-scale Development Projects in the Tropics and Subtropics

Thayer Scudder
Professor of Economics and Statistics

Asymptotic Methods; Empirical Processes; Nonparametric and Semiparametric Estimation; Long-Range Dependence; Sampling Bias; Discrete Choice Modeling; Diffusion Modeling

J. Stanley Johnson Professor of Economics

Industrial Organization and Econometrics

Professor of Economics and Political Science

Political Economics; Behavioral Economics; Experimental Design

Visiting Associate in Psychology
Assistant Professor of Economics and Mathematics

Learning; Social Networks; Game Theory

Postdoctoral Scholar in Neuroeconomics
 
Visiting Associate in Psychology
Haiyan Wu
Professor of Economics