Matthew R. Levy

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Matthew R. Levy

Assistant Professor
London School of Economics

Matthew Levy is a behavioural economist, with interests in public finance and health economics. He combines theory and experiments to better understand complex intertemporal choices. He is particularly interested in long-run health behaviours such as exercise and smoking, and household finance issues such as retirement savings.

Matthew holds a PhD in Economics from the University of California Berkeley, and a S.B. in Economics from MIT.

Publications

February 2018
Procrastination keeps employees at the default contribution rate, but only in “opt-out” plans.
February 2018
Procrastination keeps employees at the default contribution rate, but only in “opt-out” plans.