Arjun Chakravarti, former Research Associate at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business where he received both his Ph.D and MBA, is currently an Assistant Professor of Management and Marketing at IIT Stuart School of Business, and also a Consulting Economist for Technomic. His research emphasizes the use of tools from behavioral economics to understand trends in consumer behavior and managerial decision-making.
He has also conducted research in several areas of public policy including urban and immigration economics, and energy/sustainable development. In addition to these activities, Arjun provides market forecasting, research, strategy, and business development services to firms across several industries. Prior to his doctoral studies, he graduated Summa Cum Laude from the University of Colorado and worked as a consultant to the Colorado Technology Incubator (now C-Tek Ventures) in the business-to-business e-commerce space.