Danil Dmitriev is a Postdoctoral Associate with the Democratic Innovations program at Yale’s Institution for Social and Policy Studies. He received a Ph.D. in economics from the University of California, San Diego in 2023. His research interests lie in microeconomic theory, particularly in the areas of political economy, organizational economics, and social learning.
His most recent research explores social learning and polarization stemming from shared news, the design of voting mechanisms that are robust to sabotage, and the provision of incentives for creative experimentation. He also wishes to explore how policy experimentation in governments is impacted by disagreements between parties and electoral considerations.