2017 Publications 2017 Publications

Researchers in CBESS are currently pursuing three main themes of research: Preferences and Cognition, Competition and Strategic Reasoning and Behaviour and Institutions.


Hargreaves Heap, S. P., Rojo-Arjona, D. & Sugden, R. (2017) Coordination when there are restricted and unrestricted options. Theory and Decision.

Kocher, M. G., Poulsen, O. & Zizzo, D. J. (2017) Social preferences, accountability, and wage bargaining. Social Choice and Welfare. 29 p.

Borcan, O., Lindahl, M. & Mitrut, A. (2017) Fighting Corruption in Education: What Works and Who Benefits?  American Economic Journal: Economic Policy. 40 p.

Xue, L., Sitzia, S. & Turocy, T. L. (2017) Mathematics self-confidence and the "prepayment effect" in riskless choices. Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization.

Ciarreta, A., Fatas, E., Georgantzís, N. & Gutiérrez-Hita, C. (2017) Vertical separation vs. independent downstream entry in an electricity network: Experimental insights. Electric Power Systems Research. 143, p. 728–738 11 p.

Hugh-Jones, D. & Perroni, C. (2017) The logic of costly punishment reversed: expropriation of free-riders and outsiders. Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization.

Brown, A. & M. Chowdhury, S. (2017) The hidden perils of affirmative action: Sabotage in handicap contests. Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization. 133, p. 273–284 12 p.