Emma Rasiel

Professor of the Practice of Economics

External address: 
329H Soc. Sci, Duke University, Durham, NC 27708
Internal office address: 
Box 90097, Durham, NC 27708-0097
Phone: 
(919) 660-1837
Office Hours: 
Walk-in office hours during the fall 2017 semester: Mondays and Thursdays 2:30pm - 4:30pm

Overview

Professor Rasiel's primary area of interest is Behavioral Economics, with application to both finance and health care.

Education & Training

  • Ph.D., Duke University 2003

  • M.B.A., University of Pennsylvania 1990

  • B.A., University of Oxford (UK) 1986

Califf, RM, Rasiel, EB, and Schulman, KA. "Considerations of net present value in policy making regarding diagnostic and therapeutic technologies." Am Heart J 156, no. 5 (November 2008): 879-885. Full Text

Rasiel, EB, and Jacob, J. "Index Volatility Futures in Asset Allocation: A Hedging Framework." Lazard Asset Management--Investment Research (March 2008). (Academic Article)

Glickman, SW, Rasiel, EB, Hamilton, CD, and Schulman, KA. "Developing drugs for tuberculosis - Response." SCIENCE 315, no. 5815 (February 23, 2007): 1076-1077.

Rasiel, EB, and Temple, R. "Prime and Subprime Mortgage Foreclosure Analysis." Lazard Asset Management--Investment Research (2007). (Academic Article)

Glickman, SW, Rasiel, EB, Hamilton, CD, and Schulman, KA. "Response [2]." Science 315, no. 5815 (2007): 1076-1077.

Glickman, SW, Rasiel, EB, Hamilton, CD, Kubataev, A, and Schulman, KA. "Medicine. A portfolio model of drug development for tuberculosis." Science 311, no. 5765 (March 3, 2006): 1246-1247. Full Text

Glickman, SW, Rasiel, EB, Hamilton, CD, Kubataev, A, and Schulman, KA. "A portfolio model of drug development for tuberculosis." Science 311, no. 5765 (2006): 1246-1247. Full Text

Rasiel, EB, Weinfurt, KP, and Schulman, KA. "Can prospect theory explain risk-seeking behavior by terminally ill patients?." Med Decis Making 25, no. 6 (November 2005): 609-613. Full Text Open Access Copy

Bollen, NPB, and Rasiel, E. "The performance of alternative valuation models in the OTC currency options market." Journal of International Money and Finance 22, no. 1 (2003): 33-64. Full Text Open Access Copy