Assistant Professor of Economics
Joined Connecticut College: 2012
B.A., College of the Holy Cross
Ph.D., George Mason University
• Experimental economics • Behavioral economics • Economics and philosophy • Public choice
David Chavanne teaches courses in behavioral finance, experimental economics and economics and morality. He is interested in how economics can be integrated with other social sciences, philosophy and law – and how economic ideas can be communicated to people unfamiliar with, and resistant to, the economic way of thinking.
David Chavanne joined the economics department at Connecticut College as an assistant professor in 2012. He completed his Ph.D. at George Mason University and previously taught at Middlebury College. Prior to studying at George Mason, David earned at bachelor of arts degree at the College of the Holy Cross, in Worcester, Mass.