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Poverty and Development

A Behavioral Economist Explores Poverty and Development

Pierre-Luc Vautrey, a third-year doctoral student in MIT’s Department of Economics, has five research projects. A behavioral economist, he aims to extend our understanding of economic decisions using psychology. This approach questions traditional assumptions, in order to make outcomes more realistic regarding human behavior. He studies how people form beliefs and expectations and how that affects their decisions.

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