School of Business Faculty

Alejandro Francetich

Curriculum Vitae | Downloadable CV
 


Portrait of Alejandro Francetich with his dogsAlejandro Francetich

Associate Professor

Contact information

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


 


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

"Choosing a Good Toolkit, I: Prior-free Heuristics" with D. Kreps, Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, Vol. 111, February 2020, article no. 103813

"Choosing a Good Toolkit, II: Bayes-rule Based Heuristics" with D. Kreps, Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, Vol. 111, February 2020, article no. 103814

"Learning and Self-confirming Long-Run Biases" with P. Battigalli, G. Lanzani, and M. Marinacci, Journal of Economic Theory, Vol. 183, September 2019, 740-785

"Efficient Multi-Agent Experimentation and Multi-Choice Bandits," Economics Bulletin, Vol. 38, No. 4, October 2018, A163 Online appendix 1, Online appendix 2

"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

"Managing Project Portfolios: Statistical vs Managerial Spillover" with Alfonso Gambardella. R&R at the Journal of Economics & Management Strategy.

"Partnering with a Savvy Agent"

"Rationalizable Screening and Disclosure Under Unawareness" with Burkhard Schipper

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