Last updated on: 6/8/2018 | Author: ProCon.org

Enrico Moretti, PhD Biography

Title:
Associate Professor of Economics at the University of California, Berkeley
Position:
Not Clearly Pro or Con to the question "Do Electronic Voting Machines Improve the Voting Process?"
Reasoning:

“Supporters of touch-screen voting claim it is a highly reliable voting technology, while a growing number of critics argue that paperless electronic voting systems are vulnerable to fraud.”

“Does Voting Technology Affect Election Outcomes? Touch-screen Voting and the 2004 Presidential Election,” Review of Economics and Statistics, Feb. 2006

Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Associate Professor of Economics, University of California, Berkeley
  • Research Fellow, Centre for Economic Policy Research, London, 2004-present
  • Research Associate, National Bureau of Economic Research, 2002-present
  • Associate Editor – Economic Journal and Journal of the European Economic Association
  • NBER Fellowship for the Study of Nonprofit Institutions, 2004-2005
  • Fulbright Fellowship, 1994-1996
Education:
  • PhD, Economics, University of California, Berkeley, 2000
  • Laurea, Economics, Bocconi University, Milan, Italy, 1993
Other:
  • None found
Quoted in:
  1. Did Electronic Voting Machines in the 2000 and 2004 Elections Give an Advantage to a Particular Political Party?