Paolina Medina

Assistant Professor
Department of Finance


Paolina C. Medina is an Assistant Professor of Finance at the Mays Business School of Texas A&M University. She conducts research on Household Finance using field experiments and observational data, with a focus on understanding how psychological biases in consumer behavior affect financial market outcomes. She received her PhD in Managerial Economics from Northwestern University in June 2017, and her BA in Economics from ITAM in 2009. In between, she worked at Mexican Central Bank for three years, with the retail financial services group.

Research Interests

Household Finance, Behavioral Economics