Benjamin Shiller is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Economics at Brandeis University. He received his B.A. from the same institution, Brandeis University, and his Ph.D. in Applied Economics from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. During his graduate study, he received the Amy Morse prize for his research. After receiving his doctoral degree, he spent a year as a fellow at the National Bureau of Economic Research, as part of the Economics of Digitization and Copyright Initiative.
His research has focused on the economic impact of digitization. Specifically, he has analyzed the impact on optimal pricing, supplier coordination, and resale. His research has been featured in the press, in notable publications such as the Economist and Vox EU.