Sushil Bikhchandani has taught at UCLA Anderson School of Management since 1985. He is interested in auctions, market institutions, herd behavior and decision making.
He has published widely cited work on informational cascades, and his articles on topics such as auctions, bargaining and decision theory have appeared in numerous professional journals, including Econometrica, Review of Economic Studies, Journal of Economic Theory and Operations Research.
In The Analytics of Uncertainty and Information, a graduate textbook, Bikhchandani and his co-authors present complex subject matter on the economics of information in a simple, accessible manner.
Bikhchandani teaches data and decisions in the core curriculum and an elective course on negotiations. He has served as director of Anderson's Ph.D. program and as vice chair of the UCLA Anderson School of Management. In 2015, Bikhchandani was awarded the J. Clayburn La Force Faculty Leadership Award.
Ph.D. Graduate School of Business, 1986, Stanford University
MBA, 1980, Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad
B.Tech. Electrical Engineering, 1978, Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur