Angelino Viceisza

SODI Research Affiliate

Dr. Viceisza’s primary expertise is in behavioral and experimental economics, with applications in development, household finance, and entrepreneurship. A significant part of his research has studied determinants of financial remittances, i.e., money that migrants send to family and friends in countries of origin. Dr. Viceisza has extensive experience designing and conducting field experiments in a variety of countries. His research has been published in peer-reviewed journals such as Agricultural Economics, Economic Inquiry, Experimental Economics, Journal of Development Economics, Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, Review of Black Political Economy, and Small Business Economics. Dr. Viceisza’s research has been supported by numerous agencies including the Kauffman Foundation, the National Science Foundation, the Social Security Administration, the United States Agency for International Development, the Department of Education, and the World Bank.

Dr. Viceisza holds a Ph.D. in Economics from Georgia State University (2008), an M.A. in Economics (Policy Track) from Georgia State University (2005), an M.A. in Economics from Boston University (2004), an M.B.A. in International Business from Temple University (2001), and a B.S. in Accounting from University of Curaçao (2001). For more information, see