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Nancy Qian

Professor of Managerial Economics & Decision Sciences

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Take 5: The Psychology of Healthy Eating

Opting for a salad instead of a steak can be hard. Research from Kellogg can help.

Researchers: Alexander Chernev, Rima Touré-Tillery, Michal Maimaran, Yuval Salant, David A. Matsa and Nancy Qian

June 4, 2019

Marketing

A Nation’s Wealth May Depend on How Much Its Workers Can Learn on the Job

New research suggests that formal schooling is not the panacea to global inequality that many have long believed it to be.

Researchers: David Lagakos, Benjamin Moll, Tommaso Porzio, Nancy Qian and Todd Schoellman

June 3, 2019

Economics

Why Economic Crises Trigger Political Turnover in Some Countries but Not Others

The fallout can hinge on how much a country’s people trust each other.

Researchers: Nancy Qian, Nathan Nunn and Jaya Wen

September 4, 2018

Politics & Elections

How the Potato Ushered in an Era of Peace

Its arrival in Europe had consequences that went far beyond diet.

Researchers: Murat Iyigun, Nathan Nunn and Nancy Qian

May 2, 2018

Economics

Does Immigration Help or Hurt Local Economies?

Historically, where immigrants cluster in the U.S., prosperity follows.

Researchers: Nathan Nunn, Nancy Qian and Sandra Sequeira

June 6, 2017

Economics