Tatiana Homonoff

 

Tatiana Homonoff

Assistant Professor
135, Martha Van Rensselaer Hall
 
Phone: 607-255-4821 Fax: 607-255-4071
Email: tah96@cornell.edu
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Curriculum Vitae
 
Biographical Statement:

 

Tatiana Homonoff is an Assistant Professor in the Department for Policy Analysis and Management at Cornell University. She is an affiliate of Cornell’s Institute on Health Economics, Health Behaviors & Disparities and co-organizer of the Behavioral Economics Workshop. Her research focuses on identifying areas in which behavioral economics can improve social policy, primarily in the areas of public finance, health, consumer finance, and environmental economics.
She received her PhD in Economics from Princeton University in 2013. Her dissertation, “Behavioral Economics and Public Policy,” received the National Tax Association’s Outstanding Doctoral Dissertation Award.
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Tatiana Homonoff is an Assistant Professor in the Department for Policy Analysis and Management at Cornell University. She is an affiliate of Cornell’s Institute on Health Economics, Health Behaviors & Disparities and co-organizer of the Behavioral Economics Workshop. Her research focuses on identifying areas in which behavioral economics can improve social policy, primarily in the areas of public finance, health, consumer finance, and environmental economics. She received her PhD in Economics from Princeton University in 2013. Her dissertation, “Behavioral Economics and Public Policy,” received the National Tax Association’s Outstanding Doctoral Dissertation Award.

 

 
Education:
  • Ph.D Economics, Princeton University, 2013
  • MA Economics, Princeton University, 2010
  • BS Applied Mathematics & Economics, Brown University, 2004

 
Courses Taught:

PAM 2040: Economics of the Public Sector
PAM 3130: Behavioral Public Policy

 
Selected Publications:

"Smoke Gets in Your Eyes: Cigarette Tax Salience and Regressivity" (with Jacob Goldin) American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, February 2013, 5(1): 302-36. http://www.aeaweb.org/articles.php?doi=10.1257/pol.5.1.302

Working Papers:

“Can Small Incentives Have Large Effects? The Impact of Taxes versus Bonuses on Disposable Bag Use,” Princeton University Industrial Relations Section Working Paper #575, March 2013.
 
“Consumer Borrowing After Payday Loan Bans” (with Jacob Goldin) 

Links to Working papers

 
The information on this bio page is taken from the CHE Annual Report.