Cary Deck is a Professor of Economics and Bidgood Chair in Economics at the University of Alabama where he directs The Interactive Decision Experiment (TIDE) Laboratory. His research, which has been supported by grants from the National Science Foundation and the National Institutes on Health, uses controlled laboratory experiments to investigate a wide array of topics.
He has been published in American Economic Review, Econometrica, Review of Economics and Statistics, and Review of Economic Studies among others. He is an affiliate of the Economic Science Institute at Chapman University and was previously a Fulbright Scholar at the University of Economics in the Czech Republic, the Distinguished Rasmuson Chair of Economics at the University of Alaska, and an Erskine Fellow at the University of Canterbury in New Zealand.
Cary holds a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Arizona (2001), an M.S. in Economics from the University of Wisconsin-Madison (1997), and a B.S. in Economics from The University of Alabama (1992). His academic background forms the basis of his expertise in economics.