Kyle is working on a PhD in Political Science and a MA in Statistics. His research focuses on how interactions among institutions, social norms and behavior explain political outcomes. He is especially interested in the design and analysis of experiments for social science research and organizes the ISPS Experiments Workshop.
Before coming to Yale, Kyle worked on public policy research as a Research Fellow at the Melbourne Institute of Applied Economics and Social Research at the University of Melbourne. He has an undergraduate degree in economics from Loyola University Chicago and is a dual citizen of the United States and Australia.