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I am an Assistant Professor of Finance and Economics and the
PI / Director of the BESS Lab here at the Graduate School of Business &
Public Policy, Naval Postgraduate School.
I received my Ph.D and MS in economics from the California Institute of Technology (Caltech). My BS is from UCLA, double majoring in mathematics and economics.
I also received my graduate diploma from the US Army Intelligence Center. I was commissioned in the US Army after completing 4 years of Army ROTC during college. I served as a military intelligence officer and a psychological operations officer and was honorably discharged.
My research interest is in game theory, organizational economics, and financial economics, often utilizing tools from experimental economics and behavioral economics.
In addition, my Department of Defense research interest has been in market design, focusing on issues in retention, compensation, and assignment.