Carnegie Mellon University

Eric Silver

Eric Silver

  • PH 321

Research Interests

Behavioral Finance


Prior to beginning the pursuit of his PhD in 2015, Eric has worked at McKinsey, started and has served on the board of numerous businesses, and manages an angel investment fund.


Eric graduated with a BA in Economics from UCLA, an MBA from the Tepper School at Carnegie Mellon and has studied mediation and project management.


Eric began working on his PhD in Social Decision Science in Fall 2015 in the SETChange doctoral program. Eric is principally interested in the future of work and how investment decisions are made by founders and early stage investors.