Sandro Brusco is the Chair of the Department of Economics as well as a Professor in the department. He holds a joint appointment with the College of Business. His areas of research interest are Mechanism Design, Auctions and Trading Mechanisms, Corporate Finance, and Political Economy. He is a referee for dozens of economic journals and received the Excellence in Refereeing Award, American Economic Review, 2007--2008. He is a reviewer for the National Science Foundation (USA), the Agencia Nacional de Evaluación de Proyectos (Spain) and the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (Canada). He has most recently been published in Bulletin of Economic Research, Social Choice and Welfare, and Games and Economic Behavior.