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Avraham Stoler

  • astoler@depaul.edu
  • Associate Professor
  • Department of Economics
  • (312) -362-5586
  • 1 E. Jackson Blvd.
    DePaul Center 6225
    Chicago, IL 60604

Academic Degrees

PhD University of Chicago, Economics, 2005
MA Tel-Aviv University, Economics, 1998
BA Tel-Aviv University, Economics, 1996

Biography

Avraham Stoler is an Assistant Professor of Economics at DePaul University. Avraham has been with DePaul since 2009. Avraham received both his bachelor's degree and Masters in Economics from Tel Aviv University in 1996 and 1998, respectfully. He earned his PhD in Economics from the University of Chicago in 2005.

Avraham's research interests are in Health Economics and applied micro-economics. His work has been published in quality journals such as Health Economics and the American Journal of Transplantation. He is currently working, among other projects, on researching incentive structures and other mechanisms that could increase the number of organ donor card signatures, with the goal of increasing total organ donations and saving lives. Avraham is collaborating with several prominent researchers such as Al Roth (Nobel Prize laureate in economics, 2012), David Meltzer, Jacob Lavee and Judd Kessler.

Avraham also has substantial consulting experience involving important projects in both the Brattle Group and Keystone Strategy, including work with Nobel Prize laureate in Economics Daniel McFadden and involving important cases such as the Master Settlement Agreement and many others.

Avraham is a recipient of the University of Chicago's Markovitz Fellowship for best thesis in the Social Sciences. He also served as a referee for the American Economic Review, Journal of Forensic Economics, Journal of Political Economy and Insurance: Theoretical Analysis & Policy Implications.

Avraham teaches courses on Strategies and Processes of Negotiations, Research Methods and Economics for Decision Making.‚Äč