Marie Vasek

Assistant Professor, University of New Mexico

Marie Vasek is an assistant professor in the Computer Science department at the University of New Mexico. Her research is in computer security; she uses tools from economics and insight from traditional computer science to analyze cybercrime. She currently co-directs StopBadware, an anti-malware organization she started working for in 2011. 

She completed her PhD at the University of Tulsa under the direction of Dr. Tyler Moore. She was a 2016 Google Anita Borg scholar. She received an MS from the Computer Science and Engineering department at SMU and a BA from Wellesley College with a major in computer science and a minor in mathematics. 

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CEPR Policy Research


  • 17 - 18 August 2019 / Peking University, Beijing / Chinese University of Hong Kong – Tsinghua University Joint Research Center for Chinese Economy, the Institute for Emerging Market Studies at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, the Guanghua School of Management at Peking University, the Stanford Center on Global Poverty and Development at Stanford University, the School of Economics and Management at Tsinghua University, BREAD, NBER and CEPR
  • 19 - 20 August 2019 / Vienna, Palais Coburg / WU Research Institute for Capital Markets (ISK)
  • 29 - 30 August 2019 / Galatina, Italy /
  • 4 - 5 September 2019 / Roma Eventi, Congress Center, Pontificia Università Gregoriana Piazza della Pilotta, 4, Rome, Italy / European Center of Sustainable Development , CIT University
  • 9 - 14 September 2019 / Guildford, Surrey, UK / The University of Surrey