Joshua Tasoff

Joshua Tasoff is an Associate Professor of Economics at Claremont Graduate University. He conducts theoretical and experimental research in behavioral economics. Specifically he has worked on research topics regarding information preferences and anticipatory utility, overoptimism about one’s future behavior, and exponential-growth bias – the tendency to neglect compounding interest in financial decisions. He received his Ph.D. in economics from UC Berkeley and his B.S. in economics from MIT.