Barton E. Lee

I am a Junior Research Fellow at the University of Oxford (Magdalen College).

News: In September 2022, I will join ETH Zurich (D-MTEC) as an Assistant Professor (tenure track) of Political Economy and eDemocracy (announcement). I will be hiring multiple positions (postdoc, PhDs, and RAs)–details coming soon!

In 2021, I obtained my PhD in Economics from the University of New South Wales (UNSW), Sydney, Australia under the supervision of Richard Holden (Economics), Gabriele Gratton (Economics), and Haris Aziz (Computer Science).

For the 2018-19 academic year, I was a visiting student/fellow at Harvard University. I am an affiliated researcher at the UNSW Resilient Democracy Lab.

Research areas: Political Economics, Applied Theory, EconCS


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Twitter: @bartonelee2