Jan Jozwik

Jan Jozwik

The Department of Economics
Teaching Fellow in Economics

Contact details

Address
University of Birmingham
Edgbaston
Birmingham
B15 2TT
UK

Jan Jozwik is a Teaching Fellow lecturing Game Theory both at undergraduate and graduate level. He holds a D.Phil. in Economics from Oxford University.

Qualifications

  • D.Phil. in Economics, University of Oxford
  • M.Phil. in Economics, University of Oxford
  • B.A. in European Studies with Spanish, University of Essex

Biography

Jan Jozwik joined the Economics Department in Sep 2014. His teaching responsibilities are final-year UG Game Theory module and graduate course in Game Theory. Jan is also finishing D.Phil. Economics studies at the University of Oxford. In his doctoral thesis he studies why yield-improving agricultural technologies are not widely adopted in rural areas in developing countries. Jan investigates whether different types of index insurance schemes may address this problem. Jan is also interested in behavioural economics and he has run two field experiments in rural Ghana.

Teaching

  • UG Game Theory (08 03615)
  • Grad Game Theory (08 06729)

Research

Research interests

  • Experimental economics
  • Development economics
  • Behavioural economics