Alex Marcoci

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Teaching Assistant Professor
Core Faculty, Philosophy, Politics and Economics Program

215A Caldwell Hall
(919) 962-2786 (phone)
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Alex is a core faculty member in the Philosophy, Politics, and Economics Program. He works at the intersection of formal and applied issues in rationality, decision theory and public policy.


(Forth) Alexandru Marcoci, Mark Burgman, Ariel Kruger, Elizabeth Silver, Marissa McBride, Felix Singleton Thorn, Hannah Fraser, Bonnie Wintle, Fiona Fidler and Ans Vercammen. Better together: Reliable application of the post-9/11 and post-Iraq US intelligence tradecraft standards requires collective analysis. Frontiers in Psychology: Cognition

(Forth) Alexandru Marcoci, Ans Vercammen and Mark Burgman. ODNI as an analytic ombudsman: Is Intelligence Community Directive 203 up to the task? Intelligence and National Security

(Forth) Alexandru Marcoci. On a dilemma of redistribution. dialectica

(Forth) Alexandru Marcoci. Monty Hall saves Dr. Evil: On Elga’s restricted principle of indifference. Erkenntnis

(Forth) Alexandru Marcoci and James Nguyen. Objectivity, ambiguity, and theory choice. Erkenntnis

(2017) Alexandru Marcoci and James Nguyen. Scientific rationality by degrees. In Massimi, M., J.W. Romeijn, and G. Schurz (eds), Proceedings of EPSA2015: The 5th conference of the European Philosophy of Science Association in Düsseldorf, Springer

(2015) Alexandru Marcoci. Review of Michael G. Titelbaum, Quitting Certainties: A Bayesian Framework Modeling Degrees of Belief. Economics and Philosophy 31(1):195-200


Luc Bovens and Alexandru Marcoci. Gender-neutral restrooms require new (choice) architecture. Behavioural Public Policy Blog (Apr. 17, 2018)

Luc Bovens and Alexandru Marcoci. To those who oppose gender-neutral toilets: they’re better for everybody. The Guardian (Dec. 1, 2017)