Founding Columnist

Daniel Benjamin

Daniel Benjamin is an associate professor of economics at the Center for Economic and Social Research and the Economics Department at the University of Southern California. His research is in behavioral economics (combining economics and psychology) and genoeconomics (combining economics and genetics). He is a research associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research, director of the USC Center for Behavioral and Health Genomics, and co-director of the Social Science Genetic Association Consortium. He received his Ph.D. in economics from Harvard University.