Professor of Economics
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.
- Ph.D., Princeton University 2003
Ambrus, A, Field, E, and Torero, M. "Muslim family law, prenuptial agreements, and the emergence of dowry in Bangladesh." Quarterly Journal of Economics 125, no. 3 (August 1, 2010): 1349-1397. Full Text
Ambrus, A, and Weinstein, J. "Price dispersion and loss leaders." Theoretical Economics 3, no. 4 (December 1, 2008): 525-537.
Field, E, and Ambrus, A. "Early marriage, age of menarche, and female schooling attainment in Bangladesh." Journal of Political Economy 116, no. 5 (October 1, 2008): 881-891. Full Text
Ambrus, A, and Takahashi, S. "Multi-sender cheap talk with restricted state spaces." Theoretical Economics 3, no. 1 (March 1, 2008): 1-27.