Stephen Morris is currently the Peter A. Diamond Professor of Economics. He received his Ph.D. from Yale University in 1991 and previously taught at the University of Pennsylvania, Yale University and Princeton University.
His research focuses on foundations and applications of game theory and mechanism design, and in particular the role of incomplete information. Applications include finance, auctions, macroeconomics and political economy.
He is a former Sloan Research Fellow, a Fellow of the Econometric Society, and an elected member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. He served as editor of Econometrica from 2007-2011 and was President of the Econometric Society in 2019.