Vance Larsen

Ph.D. Student
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 behavioral economics, household financial decision making, and the use of fringe banking products and services, such as payday loans.
M.S. in Consumer Behavior, Purdue University, 2016
B.B.A. in Business Administration, Gonzaga University, 2012
Judgment and Decision Making
Poverty