Social and cultural aspects of economic behavior; behavioral and experimental economics
Current Research Interest
Economics of wellbeing; survey methodology; social status; expectations-based preferences and consumer choice
Heffetz, Ori, and John A. List. “Is the Endowment Effect an Expectations Effect?” Journal of the European Economic Association 12, no. 5 (2014).
Heffetz, Ori, Daniel J. Benjamin, Miles S. Kimball, and Nichole Szembrot. “Beyond Happiness and Satisfaction: Toward Well-Being Indices Based on Stated Preference.” American Economic Review 104, no. 9 (2014).
Cornell Research Website Article
Life Choices and Happiness