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Amrish Patel is an Associate Professor in Economics specialising in Behavioural Economics. He has a PhD from the University of Kent and was previously an Assistant Professor at the University of Gothenburg, Sweden.

Amrish's research focuses on Behavioural Health Economics and Behavioural Game Theory.

PhD Supervision Interests

Behavioural Health Economics, particularly vaccination behaviour. Behavioural Game Theory, particularly psychological game theory - modelling belief-dependent motivations like anger, reciprocity, guilt, status-seeking and social norms. 

Areas of Expertise

Behavioural Economics; Behaviour Change; Behavioural Science; Game Theory; Health Systems; Social Care; Impact Evaluation; Vaccinations.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being

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