5500 Campanile Dr., San Diego, CA 92182
Department of Economics
San Diego State University
Phone: (619) 594 4491, Fax: (619) 594 5062
I am an Associate Professor of Economics in San Diego State University. Here is my CV.
Principles of Micro, Intermediate Micro, Game Theory, Micro Theory.
Applied Microeconomics, Experimental Economics, Industrial Organization, Behavioral Economics.
“Identity in a Second-price Sealed Bid Auction: An Experimental Investigation,” Manchester School, 2010, Vol. 79, No. 1, 159-170.
“The Power of an Outside Option that Generates a Focal Point: An Experimental Investigation,” Economics Bulletin, 2011, Vol. 31, No.3, 2151-2158.
“An Experimental Study of Auctions with a Buy Price Under Private and Common Values,” (with John Wooders) Games and Economic Behavior, 2011, Vol. 72, No. 2, 558-573.
“Focal Points and Economic Efficiency: Role of Relative Label Salience,” (with Subhasish Dugar) Southern Economic Journal, 2012, Vol. 78, No. 3, 954-975.
“Group Identity and the Moral Hazard Problem: Evidence from the Field,” (with Subhasish Dugar) Journal Economics and Management Strategy, 2012, Vol. 21, No. 4, 1061-1081.
“Forward Induction and Other-regarding Preferences Arising from an Outside Option: An Experimental Investigation,” Journal of Management and Strategy, 2013, Vol. 4, No. 4, 52-57.
“An Experimental Test of the Robustness and the Power of Forward Induction,” Managerial and Decision Economics, 2014, Vol. 35, No. 4, 264-277.
“Non-neutral and Asymmetric Effects of Neutral Ratings: Evidence from eBay,” Managerial and Decision Economics, 2016, Vol. 37, No. 2, 95-105.
“Fairness, One’s Source of Income, and Others’ Decisions: An Ultimatum Game Experiment,” (with Kangoh Lee) Managerial and Decision Economics, 2017, Vol. 38, No. 3, 423-431.
“Identification of Time and Risk Preferences in Buy Price Auctions,” (with Daniel Ackerberg and Keisuke Hirano), Quantitative Economics, 2017, Vol. 8, No. 3, 809-849.
“Restricted and Free-form Cheap-Talk and the Scope for Efficient Coordination,” (with Subhasish Dugar), Conditionally accepted, Games and Economic Behavior.
“Cheap-talk Evaluations in Contract Design,” (with Ninghua Du) Revise & resubmit, Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics.
Work in Progress
“The Buy-it-now Option, Risk Aversion and Impatience in an Empirical Model of eBay Bidding” (with Daniel Ackerberg and Keisuke Hirano).
“Communication and Coordination” (with Subhasish Dugar).
“Effect of Norms on Dishonesty” (with Arnab Mitra).