Thursday, September 29, 2022
6:00 - 9:00 P.M.
Pine Hills Country Club
Sheboygan WI, US
John List is the Kenneth C. Griffin Distinguished Service Professor of Economics at the University of Chicago and concurrently he is also the John Mitchell Professor of Economics at The Australian National University. At the turn of the century he also taught at the universities of Maryland, Arizona and Central Florida. His PhD degree is from the University of Wyoming but has a B.S. from University of Wisconsin- Stevens Point.
John has recently been named as the first Chief Economist at Walmart. Previously he had similar positions at both Uber and Lyft.
His main interest is in behavioral economics and specifically in the area of field experiments to explore and understand economic issues. He is a very practical economist. He published most recently "The Voltage Effect", covering how to identify which ideas are most valuable to a company. He also wrote the book "The Why Axis" with Uri Gneezy.