John BeshearsJohn Beshears is an Assistant Professor of Business at the Harvard Business School. He conducts empirical research on the financial decisions of households and firms, with a particular focus on understanding how economic outcomes are influenced by the institutional environment in which choices are made. In recent work, he has studied the impact of changes in disclosure on individual portfolio decisions, the effect of exposure to peer-related information on retirement savings, and the demand for illiquid savings accounts.