top of page


How do we Deal with Inequality? Compassion and Fairness Motivations
Committee: Andrew W. Delton (chair), Reuben Kline, and Katherine Sawyer

  • “Compassion Mitigates Coverage for Health Inequalities”

  • “Understanding Redistributive Preferences through Our Experiences: A Formal Model”

  • “What Happens to Redistribution under Extreme Income Inequality?

Working Papers

Daniella P. Alva, Talbot M. Andrews, and Andrew W. Delton. “The Politics of Pooling Risk: Compassion, Self-Interest, and Healthcare” (Revise & Resubmit, Political Psychology)

Daniella P. Alva and Pei-Hsun Hsieh. “Understanding Redistributive Preferences Under Extreme Income Inequality"

Daniella P. Alva, Katherine Sawyer, and H. Hannah Nam. “Anti-Black Bias in Attributing Responsibility to Covid-19 Infection"

Works In Progress

Pei-Hsun Hsieh, Daniella P. Alva, and Suhwan (Shawn) Kim. “Perceptions of Collective Action, Conditional Cooperation, and Americans’ Policy Preferences”

Daniella P. Alva. "The Impact of Our Experiences with Inequality on Redistributive Preferences"

bottom of page