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Rady Faculty's Research is Making a
Difference in the World

Rady faculty are working in fields that include applied behavioral economics, finance and accounting, behavioral sciences and marketing, ITO (information, technology, and operations), and management. In their research and teaching, they exemplify the critical connection between analytical thinking and decisive action.

What we are working on

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UC San Diego Expert on Violence Assesses Police Brutality and Mass Shootings in America

Psychologist and Assistant Professor of Management, Tage Rai, works to prevent violence by understanding the motives that underlie it.

February 23, 2023

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New UC San Diego Model Predicts Housing Prices to Fall as much as 18% this Year

Study co-authors Stig Vinther Møller, Thomas Pedersen, Erik Christian Montes Schütte and Allan Timmermann, find internet search data can be used as an early indicator of where the market is going.

February 16, 2023

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When it Comes to Financial Uncertainty, Men Go Out on a Limb

Study by assistant professor of marketing, Uma Karmarkar, finds men take more risks on spending decisions when the prospects of financial returns are unknown.

February 14, 2023

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Americans Would Rather Harm Their Own Political Cause than Help an Opposing One

New study by Ariel Fridman and Rachel Gershon sheds light on the difficulty of crossing the aisle for high-stakes political choices.

November 28, 2022

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Dean Lisa Ordóñez Named a San Diego Business Woman of the Year

The award from the San Diego Business Journal recognizes influential women who help the region thrive.

November 15, 2022

Jennifer and Kenneth Kroner

UC San Diego Alumnus Establishes Kroner Center for Financial Research to Strengthen and Protect Retiree Investments

$5 million gift from Kenneth and Jennifer Kroner will expand center connecting asset owners with academics to work together on vital questions that impact big and small investors around the globe

October 18, 2022

Meet the Faculty

Meet the Faculty

Rady's world-class faculty are driven by innovation and proactive in sharing knowledge and offering guidance to their students.

Rady Faculty

Research Seminars

Complementing our vibrant research environment, the seminar series at Rady showcases the latest cutting edge in research in the sciences of business.

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Faculty Seminars

For the Media: Find an Expert

Rady faculty work on trend-shaping issues. They can provide expert comment and background on a wide range of topics impacting business and society at large. For interviews, contact Christine Clark, Director of media relations at