Margaret Samahita

Margaret Samahita

Assistant Professor

University College Dublin

I am an Assistant Professor at the School of Economics, University College Dublin and a Research Fellow at the Geary Institute for Public Policy. I hold a PhD in Economics from Lund University.

My research is in behavioural economics, where I use theoretical, empirical and (primarily) experimental methods to study individual decision-making. My current research focuses on the effects of social influence on online behaviour and political preferences.

I am a member of the Behavioural Science & Policy Group and an affiliated researcher at the Connected_Politics Lab at UCD.

My CV

Research Interests: Behavioral Economics, Experimental Economics, Political Economy

Contact: m.samahita@gmail.com