- Program Director for Econometric Methods – 2011-current
Nathaniel Wilcox is the CEAR Program Director for the econometrics methods area. Nat is a Professor of Economics at Appalachian State University. Nat has a stellar reputation within experimental economics. He also has a wide knowledge of related areas of research, such as Judgement and Decision-Making as well as Psychology. His most recent work has been on how risk attitudes affect inter-generational decision-making in laboratory environments, and the formal characterization of the effects of different error structures on estimates of risk attitudes. His research contributions are characterized as building bridges between theorists, experimental economists, and econometricians.