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Professor Abhinay Muthoo

Professor Abhinay MuthooProfessor Muthoo is a Professor of Economics in the Department of Economics at the University of Warwick, and the Director of the Warwick Policy Lab. He was the Head of the Department of Economics at the University of Warwick for 8 years until end July 2016, when he took over as the Dean of Warwick in London. Abhinay was educated at the London School of Economics and the University of Cambridge.

Professor Wioletta Dziud

Professor Wioletta Dziud

Dr Wioletta Dziuda is an Assistant Professor at the University of Chicago Harris School of Public Policy. She teaches Analytical Politics in the Master of Public Policy program. Her current research focuses on analyzing how legislative bargaining affects the nature and the efficiency of policies. She shows that in uncertain economic or political environments, policymaking may lead to legislators’ polarization and inefficient policy inertia. Before joining Harris, Dziuda was an Assistant Professor at Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University, where she taught Business Analytics for many years in the Master of Business Administration program. She received her PhD in economics from Princeton University.

Dr Robert Akerlof

Robert AkerlofDr Robert Akerlof is Associate Professor of Economics at the University of Warwick and a research affiliate of the Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR). Prior to joining Warwick, he was a postdoctoral research associate at MIT Sloan School of Management. He received his PhD from Harvard, where he was a Presidential Scholar. His main research interests are sociology and economics, organisational economics, and applied microeconomic theory.

Dr Bo Kelestyn

Dr Bo KelestynDr Bo Kelestyn is a Senior Teaching Fellow and one of Warwick's experts on design thinking with an extensive portfolio of teaching. Bo leads on several entrepreneurship and design thinking modules, leadership and innovation Summer School, and has designed a number of interdisciplinary initiatives including the Warwick Secret Challenge, which reshaped Warwick's stakeholder engagement for innovation and strategic programme delivery. Outside of Warwick, Bo freelances as a design thinking and innovation consultant and researcher. Bo was educated at the University of Durham and University of Warwick.