Carnegie Mellon University

Dhwani Yagnaraman

Dhwani Yagnaraman

Ph.D. Student

5000 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Research Interests

Behavioral Economics, Decision Science, Environmental Behavior


Dhwani is interested in how individuals respond and adapt to environmental challenges. Prior to her Ph.D., Dhwani worked at Busara, a research consultancy that applies behavioral science to challenges in the global south, where she designed studies and tested interventions across data privacy, healthcare, and household finance.


B.A. Economics and English from the University of Virginia