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Gabriele Camera

Professor of Economics and Finance
(714) 628-2806
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John Dickhaut (In Memoriam)

Professor of Economics and Accounting, Jerrold A. Glass Endowed Chair in Accounting and Economics
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Steve Gjerstad

Presidential Fellow Professor
(714) 628-7282
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Hillard Kaplan

Professor of Health Economics and Anthropology
(714) 516-4536
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Daniel Kovenock

Professor of Economics
(714) 628-7226
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David Porter

Professor of Economics and Mathematics, Donna and David Janes Endowed Chair in Experimental Economics
(714) 997-6915
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Stephen Rassenti

Professor of Economics and Mathematics; ESI Director
(714) 628-2802
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Vernon L. Smith

Professor of Economics and Law, George L. Argyros Endowed Chair in Finance and Economics
(714) 516-4513
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Bart J. Wilson

Professor of Economics and Law, Donald P. Kennedy Endowed Chair in Economics and Law, Director, Smith Institute
(714) 628-7306

Visiting Faculty

Visiting Research Associates

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Sabiou Inoua

Research Associate
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Jian Song

Research Associate


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Cyndi Dumas

Assistant Director of Operations
(714) 516-4513
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Ryan French

Data Scientist
(714) 628-2899
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Jeff Kirchner

Senior Software Engineer
(714) 628-7252
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Megan Luetje

Research Lab Manager
(714) 628-2848