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David Laibson
David Laibson, Principal Investigator

David Laibson is the Robert I. Goldman Professor of Economics at Harvard University. His research focuses on behavioral economics, household finance, macroeconomics, and biosocial science.

Brigitte C. Madrian, Co-Investigator
John Beshears, Co-Investigator
James J. Choi, Co-Investigator

James J. Choi is a professor of finance at the Yale School of Management. His research spans behavioral economics, household finance, and health economics, with a particular focus on retirement saving.

Supported by the National Institute on Aging grant #P30AG034532



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