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Professor Edi Karni

WBS Distinguished Research Environment Professor


Research Interests

Edi research focuses on the study of individual decision making under uncertainty, the foundations of Bayesian decision making, the representation of beliefs by subjective probabilities, mechanism designs and incentive contracts, and the ethical meaning of utilitarianism.

Behavioural Science Group

Email:  /  Tel: 024 765 28137  /  Room: 3.132

Biography

Edi joined the Behavioural Science Group at WBS in 2013. Additionally he is the Scott and Barbara Black Professor of Economics at Johns Hopkins University.

Edi received his PhD in Economics from the University of Chicago in 1971 and since has held positions at Ohio State University and Tel Aviv University among others.
Edi sits on the editorial boards of a number of journals including Journal of Risk and Uncertainty and Theory and Decision. He has been a Fellow of the Econometric Society since 2001.

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