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Annie Liang

Assistant Professor of Computer Science

Assistant Professor of Economics

Karr Family Professor


Evanston, IL 60208-3109


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Computer Science


Ph.D. Economics, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA

S.B. in Mathematics and S.B. in Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA

Research Interests

My research is in economic theory—in particular, learning and information—and the application of machine learning methods for model building and evaluation.

Selected Publications

"Measuring the Completeness of Economic Models," with Drew Fudenberg, Jon Kleinberg, and Sendhil Mullainathan, forthcoming at the Journal of Political Economy

"Dynamically Aggregating Diverse Information," with Xiaosheng Mu and Vasilis Syrgkanis, forthcoming at Econometrica

"Complementary Information and Learning Traps," with Xiaosheng Mu, Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2020

"Machine Learning for Evaluating and Improving Economic Models," with Drew Fudenberg, SigEcom Exchanges, 2020

"Predicting and Understanding Initial Play," with Drew Fudenberg, American Economic Review, 2019

"Inference of Preference Heterogeneity from Choice Data," Journal of Economic Theory, 2019