Quazi Shahriar


5500 Campanile Dr., San Diego, CA 92182

Department of Economics

San Diego State University

Fax: (619) 594 5062

Email: qshahria@sdsu.edu



I am a Professor of Economics in San Diego State University. Here is my CV.



Applied Microeconomics, Experimental Economics, Industrial Organization, Behavioral Economics.



“Information Disclosure in Mitigating Moral Hazard: An Experimental Investigation,” forthcoming, Games and Economic Behavior (with Ninghua Du). Online version

“Lying for Votes,” (with Subhasish Dugar), Games and Economic Behavior, 2023, Vol. 142, 46-72.

“Why is Dishonesty Difficult to Mitigate? The Interaction between Descriptive Norm and Monetary Incentive,” (with Arnab Mitra), Journal of Economic Psychology, 2020, Vol. 80: 102292.

“Deception: The Role of Uncertain Consequences,” (with Subhasish Dugar & Arnab Mitra), European Economic Review, 2019, Vol. 114, 1-18.

“Cheap-talk Evaluations in Contract Design,” (with Ninghua Du), Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics, 2018, Vol. 77, 78-87.

“Restricted and Free-form Cheap-Talk and the Scope for Efficient Coordination,” (with Subhasish Dugar), Games and Economic Behavior, 2018, Vol. 109, 294-310.

“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.

“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.

“Non-neutral and Asymmetric Effects of Neutral Ratings: Evidence from eBay,” Managerial and Decision Economics, 2016, Vol. 37, No. 2, 95-105.

“An Experimental Test of the Robustness and the Power of Forward Induction,” Managerial and Decision Economics, 2014, Vol. 35, No. 4, 264-277.

“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.

“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.

“Focal Points and Economic Efficiency: Role of Relative Label Salience,” (with Subhasish Dugar) Southern Economic Journal, 2012, Vol. 78, No. 3, 954-975.

“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.

“The Power of an Outside Option that Generates a Focal Point: An Experimental Investigation,” Economics Bulletin, 2011, Vol. 31, No.3, 2151-2158.

“Identity in a Second-price Sealed Bid Auction: An Experimental Investigation,” Manchester School, 2010, Vol. 79, No. 1, 159-170.


Working Papers

“Voting Under Contradictory News,” under review (with Arnab Mitra).


Work in Progress

“Information Disclosure in a Supermodular Game” (with Ninghua Du).



Principles of Micro, Intermediate Micro, Game Theory, Micro Theory.



Department of Economics

San Diego State University