J-PAL Affiliated Professor
Associate Professor of Economics
University of Southern California
Robert Metcalfe is an Associate Professor of Economics at the University of Southern California. Rob’s research lies within applied microeconomics, with a focus on energy and environmental markets, transportation, firm and labor productivity, and digital platforms. He uses field experimental methods to understand human behavior in regulated consumer markets and within organizations. He holds a PhD from Imperial College London and an MSc from the London School of Economics.