M.S. in Consumer Behavior, Purdue University, 2016
B.B.A. in Business Administration, Gonzaga University, 2012
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vlarsen@uw.edu

Vance Larsen started the Evans School Ph.D. program in Public Policy and Management in 2016. Prior to joining the program, he earned a Master of Science in Consumer Behavior at Purdue University, where he was involved in research on financial services for the poor in Colombia and Taiwan. Vance also holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from Gonzaga University, with concentrations in Entrepreneurship and Economics and a minor in History. His research interests include financial literacy and education, and household financial decision making. 

Specializations: 
Judgment and Decision Making
Poverty