Attila Ambrus
  • Attila Ambrus

  • Professor in the Department of Economics
  • Economics
  • 313 Social Sciences Building
  • Phone: (919) 660-1835
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  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Overview

    Professor Ambrus’ research focuses on a broad range of subjects including game theory, experimental economics, microeconomic theory, industrial organization, political economics, development economics and economic history. He has received various grants from the National Science Foundation. His most recent work has been published in the American Economic Review, the Quarterly Journal of Economics, Econometrica, and Theoretical Economics.
  • Bio

    Attila Ambrus joined the Duke faculty in the fall of 2011. He is a research economist at the National Bureau of Economic Research. Professor Ambrus received both his Ph.D. and M.A. in economics from Princeton in 2003 and a M.A. and B.A. from Budapest University of Economic Sciences in 1994. He spent the first eight years of his teaching career at Harvard University.
  • Specialties

    • Microeconomic Theory
    • Industrial Organization
    • Development Economics
    • Economic History
    • Economics of Networks
    • Microeconomics
    • Game Theory
  • Education

      • Ph.D.,
      • Princeton University,
      • 2003
  • Awards, Honors and Distinctions

      • School of Social Science/ Member,
      • Institute for Advanced Study,
      • 0 2007
  • Teaching

    • ECON 620.01
      • GAME THEORY W/ APPL. OF ECON
      • Social Sciences 136
      • TuTh 10:05 AM-11:20 AM
    • ECON 905.09
      • MICROECON THEORY WORKSHOP
      • Social Sciences 111
      • M 03:20 PM-04:50 PM
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