Gary Charness is a researcher in Experimental and Behavioral Economics. Some of his research interests include Behavioral Game Theory, Experimental Labor Economics, Communication, Contract Design, Field Interventions, and Individual Decision Making. He is a member of several editorial boards and a main editor at "Games and Economic Behavior". Gary completed his PhD program at UC Berkeley. His hobbies include softball, playing games of all sorts and on all levels, and subconscious decision-making.