Avidit Acharya is an assistant professor of political science at Stanford University. His research specializes in the fields of political economy and game theory, especially as it applies to topics in comparative politics and international relations. Before coming to Stanford, Avi taught for two years at the University of Rochester.

Academic Appointments

Stanford Advisees

  • Doctoral Dissertation Reader (AC)
    Anna Zhang
  • Orals Chair
    Weixin Chen
  • Doctoral (Program)
    Jamie Hintson, Jordan Horrillo

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