Daniel Friedman

TitleDistinguished Professor,
Founder and Director, LEEPS lab
DivisionSocial Sciences Division
DepartmentEconomics Department
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Daniel Friedman

Research Interests

Microeconomic theory, experimental economics, evolution and learning, financial markets

Biography, Education and Training

Daniel Friedman joined the UCSC Economics faculty in 1985 after teaching at UCLA and UC Berkeley. He has broad research interests in applied economic theory, with emphasis on learning and evolution, laboratory experiments, and financial markets. A proud UCSC alum, he is coauthor of six academic books, fourteen NSF grants, and about 100 research articles. Dan currently is studying a) market design and performance, and b) evolutionary dynamics of continuous strategies or traits.