Lise Vesterlund

Andrew W. Mellon Professor of Economics

University of Pittsburgh
Department of Economics
4928 WW Posvar. Hall
Pittsburgh, PA 15260

Phone: 412-648-1794
Fax: 412-648-1793


♦ Public Finance
♦ Experimental Economics
♦ Applied Microeconomics


University of Pittsburgh
Department of Economics
PEEL Experimental Lab


Forthcoming in JPE: "Knowing When to Ask: The Cost of Leaning In," with Christine Exley and Muriel Niederle.

Upcoming: Eminent Research Scholar visit University of Melbourne, December 2018

Upcoming: Keynote Speaker at Economic Science Association NYU Abu Dhabi, January 2018

Upcoming: University Lecture NYU Abu Dhabi, January 2018

Recent news coverage: NYT, The Sydney Morning Herald, CNBC, Lifehacker, Ladders, Women's agenda, The Age, The Wire, Poynter, Moneyish.

Upcoming: Keynote Speaker at DGPE Annual Workshop, 15-16 Nov, 2018

Presentation at Reveal Conference Mind-to-Mind in Washington DC, October 2018. Summary of conference and summary of discussion on women doing more non-promotable work.

New paper: "Gender Differences in Negotiation: Evidence from Real Estate Transactions" with Andersen, Mark and Nielsen.

Professor Lise Vesterlund's article in the Harvard Business Review

Professor Vesterlund is featured by the National Science Foundation for Women's History Month

Professor Lise Vesterlund's interview on altruism is featured online at the AEA

Professor Lise Vesterlund delivers Keynote speech at The University of Chicago

Professor Lise Vesterlund's new research and related interview are featured by the American Economic Association

Professor Vesterlund featured in The Atlantic

Professor Vesterlund's work is featured in The Atlantic

Lise Vesterlund