Faculty Details

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Laura Brandimarte

Post-doctoral Fellow

Voice: 412-268-7249
Email: lbrandim@andrew.cmu.edu
Personal Website

Other Courses

  • Economic Analysis Privacy in the Digital Age



Research Interests

Economics of Privacy, Behavioral Economics


Laurea in Economics, University of Rome La Sapienza, 2004
Master of Science in Economics, London School of Economics, 2006
Master of Philosophy in Public Policy and Management, Heinz College, CMU, 2010
PhD in Public Policy and Management (Behavioral Science), Heinz College, CMU, 2012


  • Brandimarte, L., Acquisti, A. and Loewenstein, G. (2012). Misplaced Confidences: Privacy and the Control Paradox. Social Psychological and Personality Science (in press).

Working Papers


Brandimarte, L., Vosgerau, J. and Acquisti, A. Depreciation of the Past: Diagnostic Behaviors Have a Longer-Lasting Impact Than Non-Diagnostic Behaviors (Working Paper).