Becker Friedman Institute
for Research in Economics
The University of Chicago

Research. Insights. Impact. Advancing the Legacy of Chicago Economics.

Tomasz Strzalecki

Associate Professor
Harvard University
Visiting Scholar
5/12/14 5/23/14

Tomasz Strzalecki’s research interests are in decision theory and economic theory. His work focuses on ambiguity aversion, temporal preferences, and bounded rationality, as well as analysis of the economic models that incorporate them.

In 2012, Strzalecki was awarded a Sloan Research Fellowship from the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, and was named the Andrew E. Furer Fellow by Harvard University in the same year. He received a National Science Foundation Grant in 2011 for his paper “Models of Dynamic Choice.” Strzalecki has also refereed for a number of prominent economic journals, such as the American Economic Review, Econometrica, and the Journal of the European Economic Association.

Strzalecki joined the Harvard University faculty in 2009 as an assistant professor, and was named associate professor in 2013. He has held visiting positions at Yale University, Princeton University, and the Institute for Advanced Studies at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem.

He received his PhD in economics from Northwestern University in 2008. He completed his undergraduate studies in 2002 at the University of Warsaw. 

Tomasz Strzalecki visited the institute as a CME Group Foundation Fellow for the 2012-13 academic year.