ESP Biography

NADIA LUCAS, MIT senior studying Econ and CS

Major: 6-3, 14-2

College/Employer: MIT

Year of Graduation: 2017

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Brief Biographical Sketch:

I'm a senior at MIT, graduating this coming spring. I'm studying computer science and economics. I love studying human behavior through a mathematical and computational lens and I hope to share that with some of you! I love sports and I row crew here at MIT. I also love music and DJ at the MIT radio station.

Past Classes

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Z11420: Introduction to Game Theory in Spark 2017 (Mar. 11 - 12, 2017)
Let's play a game! See if you can find the best strategy.

Z10789: Why Do We Procrastinate? in Splash 2016 (Nov. 19 - 20, 2016)
Learn how standard economic models break down when humans have time-inconsistent preferences under the example of procrastination. Learn how to model your own procrastination and how to become sophisticated enough to overcome it!