School of Business Faculty

Alejandro Francetich

EDUCATION
2013, Ph.D. in Economic Analysis and Policy, Stanford GSB, Stanford University
M.A. in Economics (Highest Distinction), Universidad Torcuato Di Tella
B.A. in Economics (Magna Cum Laude), Universidad de Buenos Aires, Argentina

AREAS OF EXPERTISE
Microeconomic Theory, Mechanism Design, Choice Theory

ACADEMIC POSITIONS
2015 to present, Assistant Professor, School of Business, University of Washington Bothell
2013 to 2015, Post-doctoral Fellow, Department of Decision Sciences and IGIER, Bocconi University
2013, Visiting Professor, Economics Department, Universidad Torcuato Di Tella

PUBLICATIONS
“Becoming the Neighbor Bidder: Endogenous Winner’s Curse in Dynamic Mechanisms,” American Economic Journal: Microeconomics, Vol. 7, Issue 2, May 2015, 45-76

“Bayesian Inference Does Not Lead You Astray. . .On Average” (with David Kreps), Economics Letters, Vol. 125, Issue 3, December 2014, 444-446

“Notes on Supermodularity and Increasing Differences in Expected Utility,” Economics Letters, Vol. 121, Issue 2, November 2013, 206-209

WORKING PAPERS
Profiting From Experts’ 'Tyranny' in Partnerships

Efficient Multi-Agent Experimentation and Multi-Choice Bandits

Choosing a Good Toolkit: Reinforcement Learning” with David Kreps Online appendix

Choosing a Good Toolkit: Bayes-rule Based Heuristics” with David Kreps Online appendix

Learning and Self-confirming Long-Run Biases” with Pierpaolo Battigalli, Giacomo Lanzani and Massimo Marinacci

"Managerial Spillovers in Project Selection" with Alfonso Gambardella

TEACHING EXPERIENCE
Undergraduate: Microeconomics, Econometrics
Graduate: Mathematics, Microeconomic Theory, Mechanism Design, Econometrics

PEER REVIEWS
American Economic Review, Journal of Economic Theory, Games and Economic Behavior, Management Science, Econometrica

Contact Information

aletich@uw.edu
(425) 352-5262
UWBB-107D
CV

Photo of Alejandro Francetich with his 2 dogs.