Jeffrey Flory, Ph.D.

Jeffrey Flory joined the Robert Day School in 2013 from the University of Chicago where he was a postdoctoral fellow in economics. He uses field experiments to examine questions in development economics, competition incentives, and gender.

Areas of Expertise

Development Economics, Experimental Economics

Selected Research and Publications

  • “Do Competitive Work Places Deter Female Workers? A Large-Scale Natural Field Experiment on Gender Differences in Job-Entry Decisions." Review of Economic Studies, Forthcoming (with Andreas Leibbrandt and John List).
  • “Gender, Competition, and Investment in Offspring: On the Origin of Preferences.” Under Review, 2014 (with Uri Gneezy, Kenneth Leonard, and John List).
  • “Micro-Savings and Informal Insurance in Villages: How Does Financial Deepening Affect Safety Nets of the Very Poor?” Becker Friedman Institute for Research in Economics Working Paper No. 2011-008.

Jeffrey Flory, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Education: Jeffrey Flory received his B.A. from Reed College, and his Ph.D. from the University of Maryland. He did his post-doctoral work at the University of Chicago.
Department: Robert Day School
Office Hours:
  Tuesday, 03:00PM - 04:00PM
  Thursday, 04:00PM - 05:00PM
Phone: (909) 607-2800
Address: Bauer Center 103
Website: Web Site
Curriculum Vitae: CV

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