Ashwin Kambhampati

(ush-win come-bum-paw-tea)

PhD, University of Pennsylvania, 2021

Assistant Professor of Economics, United States Naval Academy

My research is in the area of microeconomic theory; I am particularly interested in contract theory, matching theory, and the internal structure of organizations. I am teaching FE461: Industrial Organization in the Fall 2022 semester.

Email: kambhamp [at]


RAND Journal of Economics, forthcoming

Final working paper here. Companion working paper here. Online Appendices here.

Working Papers

Robust Performance Evaluation (latest update: June 2022)

Abstract published in EC '21: Proceedings of the 22nd ACM Conference on Economics and Computation

Video from Not the 2021 Theory Job Market (NT2021TM).

Revised and resubmitted to the Journal of Economic Theory

Online Appendix. Slides from the 2018 Stony Brook International Conference on Game Theory.

Poster from the 2018 Pennsylvania Economic Theory Conference.