Max Troshkin is a Visiting Assistant Professor of Business Economics and Public Policy at the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School. Before coming to Wharton, he was an Assistant Professor of Economics at Cornell University and a Cowles Foundation Associate in Economics at Yale University, a prestigious Postdoc typically offered to one of the top candidates on the market. Dr. Troshkin received his Ph.D. in economics from the University of Minnesota, where he was awarded the Mary and Robert Litterman Fellowship. His research addresses the contracting and macroeconomic aspects of public policies, and seeks to advance our understanding of the interconnections between broader uncertainty, economic incentives, and public policies. His work has been published in top general-interest journals as well as in the leading field journals.