Jason Somerville

Microeconomic Studies Function
Federal Reserve Bank of New York
33 Liberty Street
New York, NY 10045

Phone (212) 720-6960

Fields of interest

Behavioral Economics, Experimental Economics, Public Economics

Jason Somerville joined the Federal Reserve Bank of New York in June 2020 as an Economist in the Microeconomic Studies Function. His research applies concepts from behavioral economics to a broad set of topics. His current research explores how choice-set composition can shape preferences, the impact of administrative burden on the take-up of welfare programs, and the role of memory in shaping demand for redistribution. Jason received his Ph.D. from Cornell University in 2020.

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