Heidi Liu

Heidi Liu

Ph.D. candidate in Public Policy
J.D. candidate at Harvard Law School
Heidi  Liu

Heidi Liu is a doctoral student in Public Policy. Her interests are in the application of judgment and decision-making, behavioral economics, and labor economics to law and public policy. She seeks to understand how to help individuals overcome both institutional and cognitive barriers towards their long-term goals, with an eye towards alleviating educational and gender disparities.

Prior to her doctoral studies, she was a research assistant for the book "Nudge" and worked as an analyst at Cornerstone Research, an economic consulting firm.

She received her A.B. in economics from Harvard and is part of the coordinated J.D. /Ph.D. program at Harvard.

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