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Chris Shannon

The Richard and Lisa Steiny Professor of Economics, and Professor of Mathematics, University of California, Berkeley

Chris Shannon is the Richard and Lisa Steiny Professor of Economics, and Professor of Mathematics at University of California, Berkeley. She received both a B.S. in Economics and a B.S. in Mathematics from the University of Kansas and both a M.S. in Mathematics and a Ph.D. in Economics from Stanford University.

Her recent research interests include uncertainty and risk in financial markets, quadratic concavity and determinancy of equilibrium, and the prevalent transversality theorem for Lipschitz functions.