Emir Kamenica is the Richard O. Ryan Professor of Economics at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.
He studies an eclectic set of topics in microeconomics with a focus on theoretical work on the design of informational environments. His work has been published widely, including articles in the Quarterly Journal of Economics, American Economic Review, the Journal of Political Economy, the Review of Economic Studies, and Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.
Prof. Kamenica was a recipient of the 2013 Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellowship. He holds an honorary doctorate from Shepherd University and is an editor of the Journal of Political Economy.