Eddie Dekel is the William R. Kenan, Jr., Professor of Economics at Northwestern University and the Grace and Daniel Ross Professor of Economics at Tel Aviv University.

He is a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, a past president of the Econometric Society, past editor of Econometrica, and a current associate editor of Theoretical Economics.

His research focuses on decision theory, foundations of game theory, and most recently on mechanism design with evidence; he has also worked on voting theory and other topics.

Recently he has been teaching the first quarter of PhD micro at Northwestern and PhD and undergraduate topics courses on decision theory and game theory. He also taught for many years the second semester of PhD micro at Tel Aviv. (He is always grateful to receive good suggestions for exam questions for first year PhD micro, especially the first part of the course, and is happy to offer exam questions he has used in exchange.)