William Stuart Tod Professor of Economics and Public Affairs, Emeritus
207 Fisher Hall
Michael Rothschild is the William Stuart Tod Professor of Economics and Public Affairs. He was Dean of the Woodrow Wilson School from 1995 to 2001. He is a microeconomic theorist and has worked on, among other things, insurance, asymmetric information, and decision making under uncertainty. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Science, the American Association for the Advancement of Science, the Econometric Society and a Distinguished Fellow of the American Economic Association. Law-related research includes models of jury decision making and employment discrimination.