Cahal Moran

Thesis title

Prospect Theory as a Source of Heterogeneity in Microeconometric Datasets


Cahal graduated from the University of Manchester in 2014 with a BSc in Economics. He also obtained an MSc in Economics (with distinction) from Manchester in 2015. He is in the Econometric and Applied Economics RAG and is interesting in applying models in behavioural economics to large datasets. He is currently using Prospect Theory to study savings behaviour in British household panel data.


  • Prof James Banks
  • Prof Horst Zank

Research interests

Behavioural Economics, Applied Economics, Prospect Theory

Contact details

School of Social Science
The University of Manchester
3rd Floor, Arthur Lewis Building
Oxford Road
Manchester, M13 9PL, UK