Juan D. Carrillo


Department of Economics

University of Southern California

3620 S Vermont Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90089-0253

(213) 740-3526


Website: USC faculty profile

Issues: Innovation and Economic Growth

About Juan D. Carrillo

Juan D. Carrillo is a Professor of Economics at the University of Southern California, a Research Fellow in the Industrial Organization and Public Policy programs of the Center for Economic Policy Research (CEPR). His areas of specialization are neuroeconomic theory, microeconomic theory, industrial organization, behavioral economics, and experimental economics.


Professor Carrillo is an expert in music and software piracy and neuroeconomics. Neuroeconomics explores how the brain makes economic choices, bounded rationality, and conflict and conflict resolution in the brain. He has edited two books in psychology and economics, and has published peer-reviewed articles in neuroeconomics.


Ph.D., University of Toulouse, 1996
M.A., Harvard University, 1993
B.A., University Complutense, Madrid, 1992