Yikes - Behavioral Economics Research Funded by NSF for "Responsible" Digital Asset Use

" * The National Science Foundation (NSF) will back research in technical and socio-technical disciplines and behavioral economics to ensure that digital asset ecosystems are designed to be usable, inclusive, equitable, and accessible by all."

2022-23 Emerging Tech Research in NSF
https://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2021/nsf21615/nsf21615.htm

Emerging Frontiers in Research and Innovation (EFRI-2022/23)

  1. Engineered Living Systems (ELiS)
  2. Brain-Inspired Dynamics for Engineering Energy-Efficient Circuits and Artificial Intelligence (BRAID)

NSF grants around personal data economy - NYU Law Fellow
https://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward?AWD_ID=2105301&HistoricalAwards=false

https://www.linkedin.com/in/sebastianbenthall/

Research EngineerResearch Engineer

NumFOCUSNumFOCUSOct 2019 - Aug 2021 · 1 yr 11 mosOct 2019 - Aug 2021 · 1 yr 11 mosGreater New York City AreaGreater New York City Area

    • Research Engineer working on fiscally sponsored project Econ-ARK. Building open scientific software for modeling heterogenous agent structural models in economics.

Research ScientistResearch Scientist

NYU Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human DevelopmentNYU Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human DevelopmentOct 2016 - Jul 2018 · 1 yr 10 mosOct 2016 - Jul 2018 · 1 yr 10 mosGreater New York City AreaGreater New York City Area

    • Working under Prof. Helen Nissenbaum. Funded by DARPA’s Brandeis project, whose purpose is “to develop tools and techniques that enable us to build systems in which private data may be used only for its intended purpose and no other.”

Katherine Strandberg - Co PI, patent law, privacy and commoning