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Luciano Pomatto

Assistant Professor of Economics
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Contact information for Luciano Pomatto
Contact Method Value
Mail Code: MC 228-77
Office: 211 Baxter Hall
Phone: 626-395-1240
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B.A., Universita di Torino, 2007; M.A., 2009; Ph.D., Northwestern University, 2015. Caltech, 2016-.

Research Interests

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


Economic Theory


Luciano Pomatto is a theorist interested in understanding economic interactions in situations of uncertainty. His research focuses on matching markets with incomplete information, the theory of Bayesian learning, the problem of strategic forecasting, and the evaluation of aggregate risk.

Before arriving at Caltech, Pomatto was a Postdoctoral Associate at the Cowles Foundation for Research in Economics at Yale University.