David Chavanne

Assistant Professor of Economics

Joined Connecticut College: 2012

On sabbatical Fall 2015

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.

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Majoring in Economics. 

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Mailing Address

David Chavanne
Connecticut College
Box #5552
270 Mohegan Ave.
New London, CT 06320


109 Winthrop Hall