Research Projects

Greer Mellon and Bonnie Siegler, 2023. New Experimental Evidence on Anti-Asian Bias in White Parents’ School Preferences. Sociology of Education.

Alessandra Casella, Jeffrey Da-Ren Guo, and Michelle Jiang, 2023. Minority Turnout and Representation under Cumulative Voting. An Experiment. Games and Economic Behavior.

Mark Dean and Nate Neligh, 2023. Experimental Tests of Rational Inattention. Forthcoming, Journal of Political Economy. (WP

Yamil Ricardo Velez, Ángel Saavedra Cisneros, and Jose Gomez, 2023. Language Barriers: Causal Evidence of Linguistic Item Bias in Multilingual Surveys. Political Behavior.

Alessandra Casella and Luis Sanchez, 2022. Democracy and Intensity of Preferences.  A Test of Storable Votes and Quadratic Voting on Four California Propositions. Journal of Politics, 84(1), pp. 607-612.

Giovanna Maria Invernizzi and Ahmed Ezzeldin Mohamed, 2022. Trust Nobody: How Voters React to Conspiracy Theories. Journal of Experimental Political Science, 1-8.

Erik Lin-Greenberg and Theo Milonopoulos, 2021. Private Eyes in the Sky: Emerging Technology and the Political Consequences of Eroding Government Secrecy. Journal of Conflict Resolution, 65(6), pp. 1067–1097.

Alessandra Casella and Thomas R. Palfrey, 2021. Trading Votes for Votes. A Laboratory StudyGames and Economic Behavior, 125, pp. 1-26.

Don Casler and Richard Clark, 2021. Trade Rage: Audience Costs and International Trade. Journal of Conflict Resolution, 65(6), pp. 1098–1130.

Nathaniel Neligh, 2020. Vying for Dominance: An experiment in dynamic network formation. Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization. 178, pp. 719-739.

Ambuj Dewan and Nathaniel Neligh, 2020. Estimating information cost functions in models of rational inattentionJournal of Economic Theory, p. 105011.

Giovanna M. Invernizzi, 2020. Public Information: Relevance or Salience?Games, 11(1), p. 4.

Stephan Meier, Matthew Stephenson, Patryk Perkowski, 2019. Culture of trust and division of labor in nonhierarchical teamsStrategic Management Journal, 40(8), pp. 1171– 1193.

Alessandra Casella, Navin Kartik, Luis Sanchez and Sebastien Turban, 2018. Communication in context: Interpreting promises in an experiment on competition and trust. PNAS, 115(5), pp. 933-938.

Mel Win Khaw, Luminita Stevens and Michael Woodford, 2017. Discrete adjustment to a changing environment: Experimental evidenceJournal of Monetary Economics91, pp. 88-103.

Alessandra Casella, Jean-Francois Laslier and Antonin Mace, 2017. Democracy for Polarized Committees: The Tale of Blotto’s Lieutenants. Games and Economic Behavior, 106, pp. 239-259.

David Baron, Renee Bowen and Salvatore Nunnari, 2017. Durable Coalitions and Communication: Public versus Private Negotiations. Journal of Public Economics, 156: p. 1-13.

Helios Herrera, Ernesto Reuben and Michael Ting, 2017. Turf Wars. Journal of Public Economics, pp. 143-153.

Marco Battaglini, Salvatore Nunnari and Thomas R. Palfrey, 2016.  The Dynamic Free Rider Problem: A Laboratory Study. American Economic Journal: Microeconomics, 8: pp. 268-308.

Arnaud Maurel. Taxed or Indebted? Popular Preferences for Policy Funding Instruments. (2023)

Jeffrey Guo. Doing Good in the Digital World. (2023)

Noah Zucker. Identity, Industry, and Perceptions of Climate Futures. (2023)

Linan Yao. From Screen to Mind: An Experimental Examination of the Influence of Entertainment-Based Propaganda on Chinese Public Opinion. (2023)

Don Casler, Richard Clark, and Noah Zucker. Do Pledges Bind? The Mass Politics of International Climate Targets. (2023)

Ye Zhang. Discrimination in the Venture Capital Industry: Evidence from Field Experiments. (2023)

Joseph Campbell, Alessandra Casella, Lucas de Lara, Victoria Mooers, and Dilip Ravindran. Liquid Democracy. Two Experiments on Delegation in Voting. (2023)

Mark Dean, Dilip Ravindran and Joerg Stoye. A Better Test of Choice Overload. (2022)

Michael Cohanpour, Mariam Aly, and Jacqueline Gottlieb. Leveraging vision to understand curiosity. (2022)

Pietro Battiston, Loran Chollete, and Sharon Harrison. May The Forcing Be With You: Experimental Evidence on Mandatory Contributions to Public Goods. (2022, latest version: 2023)

Pietro Battiston and Sharon Harrison. Believe it or Not: Experimental Evidence on Sunspot Equilibria with Social Networks. (2022)

Bryn McCarthy. Information about Whites Becoming the Demographic Minority Does Not Influence Political or Racial Conservatism Among White Americans. (2022)

Arthur Prat-Carrabin and Michael Woodford. Imprecise Probabilistic Inference from Sequential Data. (2022)

Ye Zhang. Impact Investing and Venture Capital Industry: Experimental Evidence. (2021, latest version: 2023)

Vivekinan Ashok and Nikhar Gaikwad. Rivalry and Equity Considerations in Mass Support for Corporate Income Tax Policy. (2021, latest version: 2022)

George N. Georgarakis. The Effect of Partisan Cues on Public Support for Counter-Terrorism Policies. (2021)

Silvio Ravaioli. Coarse and Precise Information in Food Labeling. (2021)

Lina Diaz, Daniel Houser, John Ifcher, and Homa Zarghamee. Estimating Social Preferences Using Stated Satisfaction: Novel Support for Inequity Aversion. (2021)

Ye Zhang and Mehran Ebrahimian. How Venture Capitalists and Startups Bet on Each Other: Evidence From an Experimental System. (2020, latest version: 2023)

Justin Canfil. Controlling Tomorrow: Explaining Anticipatory Bans on Emerging Military Technologies. (2020)

Alessandra Casella, Evan Friedman and Manuel Perez Archila. Mediating Conflict in the Lab. (2020)

Teresa Esteban-Casanelles and Duarte Goncalves. The Effects of Incentives on Choices and Beliefs in Games. (2020)

John Ifcher and Homa Zarghamee. Competitive Preferences Among Asians in the U.S. (2020)

John Ifcher and Homa Zarghamee. Do Nominations Close the Gender Gap in Competition? (2020) 

Manuel Puente. Disentangling Experimental Evidence on Higher Order Rationality. (2020)

Evan Friedman and Jeremy Ward. Stochastic Choice and Noisy Beliefs in Games: an Experiment (2019, latest version: 2022)

Vladimir Novak, Andrei Matveenko and Silvio Ravaioli. The Status Quo and Beliefs Polarization of Inattentive Agents: Theory and Experiment (2019, latest version: 2020)

Ambuj Dewan and Charles Maurin. Promises and Pronuncements. (2018)

Marina Agranov, Mark Dean, Evan Friedman, Han Huynh and Pietro Ortoleva. Incomplete Preferences and Preference for Flexibility.

Pietro Battiston, Loran Chollete, Jeffrey Guo and Sharon Harrison. Who Wants Their Peer To Be A Millionaire?

George Beknazar-Yuzbashev, Sota Ichiba, and Mateusz Stalinski. To the Depths of the Sunk Cost: an Experiment Revisiting the Elusive Fallacy.

Tommaso Bondi, Daniel Csaba, and Evan Friedman. Range Effects in Multi-Attribute Choices.

Justin Canfil. The Language of Lawmaking: Treaty Specificity, Technological Novelty, and Downstream Compliance.

Alessandra Casella, Olivier Compte and Shuhua Si. Modes of Thinking in a Complex Game.

Siyeona Chang. Role of Minority Status in Responses to Reputational Cues in Behavioral Games.

Bennett Chiles, Jorge Guzman and Sandy Yu. Strategic Disclosure and Startup Funding.

James Chu and Monika Yadav. Interdependence and the Problem of Persistent Reliance on Inaccurate Stereotypes.

Zhihan Cui. Detecting Correlation Neglect and Cursedness in Herding processes.

Mark Dean, Hayeon Jeong, and Zhi Hao Lim. Intergenerational Dilemma: Preference over Final Distributions.

Mark Dean and Lucas de Lara. Rational Choice Overload.

Ambuj Dewan and Nathaniel Neligh. Perceptual Distance in Models of Limited Attention.

Naoki Egami, Diana Lee, and Hanying Wei. Replication as Collective Efforts toward External Validity.

Tarikua Erda and Laura Caron. Extracurriculars, Information Asymmetry, and Labor Markets.

Tarikua Erda and Jeffrey Shrader. Appearance and Bias in Academia.

Agata Farina, Guillaume Fréchette, Alessandro Lizzeri, and Jacopo Perego. Verifiability in Communication: an Experimental Analysis.

Julian E. Gerez and Beatrice Montano. Play Like a Girl: How Watching Women’s Football Affects Gender Attitudes and Behaviors.

John Ifcher, Anna Solow-Collins and Homa Zarghamee. The Effect of Monetary Cues on Risk Aversion in a Random-Assignment Experiment.

Michelle Jiang and Kai Zen. Information Asymmetry in Job Search.

Mel W. Khaw, Luminita Stevens, and Michael Woodford. Adjustment Dynamics During a Strategic Estimation Task.

Esteban Fernandez, Eunji Kim, and Tyler Reny. Copaganda: The Media Origins of the Attitudes Toward Policing in America.

RC Xi Zhi Lim and Silvio Ravaioli. Avoidable Risk: An Experiment on Context-Dependent Risk Aversion.

Zhi Hao Lim. Reference Points and Relative Earnings: An Experiment on Labor Supply.

Meiqi Lin, Arthur Prat-Carrabin, and Michael Woodford. Efficient-coding Perception of Numerosity.

Bryn McCarthy and Paul Platzman. Life of the Party: Public Figures and the Boundaries of Contemporary Party Membership and Influence.

Giulia Mezzadri and Michael Woodford. Context Effects in Multi-Attribute Choice.

Cody Prosperini. Endorsements in Presidential Primaries.

Manuel Puente. A Comment on “Identifying Higher-order Rationality” (Kneeland, ECMA 2015).

Manuel Puente. Obfuscating Persuasion: An Experimental Study.

Julia Rubio. Who is the boss? Gender, Issue Ownership and Participation in the United States of America.

Kylan Rutherford. TikTok Algorithm Lab Experiment.

Manu Singh. How do politicians in the modern media environment amplify their popularity?

Mireia Triguero Roura. Nation, Race and Ancestry: Mapping the symbolic boundaries of the imagined community.

Jeremy Ward. Pivotality and strategic behavior.