Sendhil Mullainathan

Affiliated professor, J-PAL
University Professor, Professor of Computation and Behavioral Science, and George C. Tiao Faculty Fellow Chicago Booth

Sendhil Mullainathan is a University Professor, Professor of Computation and Behavioral Science, and George C. Tiao Faculty Fellow at Chicago Booth. He is the recipient of a MacArthur "genius" award and has conducted a randomized evaluation of racial bias in hiring in the US. He has also examined the impact of cash transfers to the elderly in South Africa.