Shachar Kariv

Visiting Professor, Haas School of Business
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Shachar Kariv is the Benjamin N. Ward Professor of Economics and Department Chair, and former Faculty Director of Experimental Social Science Laboratory (Xlab). His research in experimental and behavioral economics provides novel tools for understanding individual preferences and attitudes towards risk and time, which inform nearly all aspects of decision-making. His academic experience includes visiting professorship positions at Stanford University, Princeton University, University of Oxford, University of Cambridge, the European University Institute, the Norwegian School of Economics, among others. Among his awards, Shachar was awarded a Sloan Fellowship and received special recognition for his distinguished excellence in teaching from UC Berkeley Division of Social Sciences and the Haas School of Business.

Academic Background 

PhD, Economics, New York University

MA, Economics, New York University

BA, Economics, Tel Aviv University

Publications & Media

Videos 

Presentation: Who is (More) Rational? Shachar Kariv

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Papers & Articles 

How Individuals Smooth Spending: Evidence from the 2013 Government Shutdown Using Account Data

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Liquidity Risk in Sequential Trading Networks

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The Response of Consumer Spending to Changes in Gasoline Prices

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Distributional Preferences and Political Behavior

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Academic Background 

PhD, Economics, New York University

MA, Economics, New York University

BA, Economics, Tel Aviv University

Publications & Media

Videos 

Presentation: Who is (More) Rational? Shachar Kariv

WATCH VIDEO
VIEW MORE
Papers & Articles 

How Individuals Smooth Spending: Evidence from the 2013 Government Shutdown Using Account Data

VIEW PAPER

Liquidity Risk in Sequential Trading Networks

VIEW PAPER

The Response of Consumer Spending to Changes in Gasoline Prices

VIEW PAPER

Distributional Preferences and Political Behavior

VIEW PAPER
VIEW MORE