Prof. E.M. Sent (Esther-Mirjam)
Professor Esther-Mirjam Sent is a professor in Economic Theory and Economic Policy. Her research interests include behavioural economics, experimental economics and economic policy as well as the history and philosophy of economic science and the economy of science. Particular points of interest are limited rationality, emotion and gender.
Esther-Mirjam Sent has studied and worked in the United States. She obtained her doctorate from Stanford University in 1994, under the guidance of Nobel prize winner Kenneth Arrow. She received the Joseph Dorfman Best Dissertation Prize 1995 for her doctoral thesis and the Gunnar Myrdal Prize 1999 for her first book. Professor Sent is co-editor of the Journal of Institutional Economics.
Editor Journal of Institutional Economics
(01 January 2007)
Member advisory board Erasmus Journal for Philosophy and Economics
(01 January 2008)
Member supervisory board Karakter
(01 January 2013)
Board Member Prof. F. de Vries Stichting
(01 January 2014)
Member supervisory board Introdans
(01 January 2015)
Chair Labor Party
(02 October 2021)