USC Dornsife is the perfect place to find the common language needed for world-renowned professors from the fields of economics, the social sciences  and neuroscience to collaborate with one another on research.  To facilitate this interdisciplinary collarboration, research centers have been established.


Center for Applied Financial Economics

      Director:  Professor M. Hashem Pesaran

Center for Economic and Social Research

      Director:  Professor Arie Kapteyn

Institute for Economic Policy Research

     Director:  Professor Juan D. Carrillo

Los Angeles Behavioral Economics Laboratory

     Directors: Professors Isabelle Brocas and Juan Carrillo

USC Dornsife INET

     Directors: Professor M. Hashem Pesaran