Robert Metcalfe

Assistant Professor, Markets, Public Policy, and Law

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  • PhD, Imperial College London, 2010
  • MS, London School of Economics, 2005
  • BA, University of Wales, Swansea, 2003
  • Brandon, A., List, J., Metcalfe, R., Price, M., Rundhammer, F. (2018). "Testing for crowd out in social nudges: Evidence from a natural field experiment in the market for electricity", Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, NA
  • Hallsworth, M., List, J., Metcalfe, R., Vlaev, I. (2017). "The behavioralist as tax collector: Using natural field experiments to enhance tax compliance", Journal of Public Economics , 148 14-31
  • Gosnell, G., List, J., Metcalfe, R."A New Approach to an Age-Old Problem: Solving Externalities by Incenting Workers Directly", Revise and Resubmit at Journal of Political Economy
  • Metcalfe, R., Hahn, R."Estimating the Trade-off Between Efficiency and Equity from Energy Subsidies", Revise and Resubmit at American Economic Review
  • Metcalfe, R., Burgess, S., Proud, S."Student Effort and Educational Attainment: Using the England Soccer Team to Identify the Education Production Function", Revise and Resubmit at Journal of Public Economics