M. Asher Lawson

Assistant Professor of Decision Sciences, INSEAD

Piet Mondrian - Composition II in Red, Blue, and Yellow (1930) ~ Public Domain


I am an Assistant Professor of Decision Sciences at INSEAD. I completed my PhD at Duke University in the Fuqua School of Business, after receiving a BA in Economics and Management from the University of Oxford.

My research focuses on cognitive and gender biases in organisations and society. Using computational and experimental methods, I look at the structural and cognitive antecedents of biases and their relationship with real-world outcomes.

This research addresses questions such as:

This website contains details of my academic research activities. For my musings on decision-making, statistics, and occasionally sports, see my Twitter

Contact: asher dot lawson at insead dot edu // Twitter // LinkedIn