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Andrew Carnegie Fellows

Alessandro Acquisti
Professor of Information Technology and Public Policy, PwC William W. Cooper Professor of Risk and Regulatory Innovation, Carnegie Mellon University

Alessandro Acquisti is a professor of information technology and public policy at Carnegie Mellon University's Heinz College, and the co-director of the Center for Behavioral Decision Research. He is a fellow of the Ponemon Institute and a member of Carnegie Mellon CyLab and the CyLab Usability, Privacy, and Security (CUPS) lab. His research investigates the economics and behavioral economics of privacy, and privacy in online social networks.

Project Title: Privacy, Economics, and Big Data: Welfare and Distributional Effects of the Data Economy