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Experimental Economics

Volume I: Economic Decisions

Editors: Branas-Garza, Pablo, Cabrales, Antonio (Eds.)

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How do humans make choices, both when facing nature and when interacting with one another? Experimental Economics Volume I seeks to answer these questions by examining individual's choices in strategic settings and predicting choices based on experimental methodology.

About the authors

Pablo Branas-Garza joined Middlesex University as Professor of Behavioural Economics in October 2012. Previously he was Professor of Economic Theory at the University of Granada, Spain, since 2008. He did his PhD in Quantitative Economics (1997) in the University of Córdoba, Spain. His research focuses on experimental games and economic behaviour. More specifically he works on altruism and cooperative behaviour, cognitive abilities and preferences.

He has published in leading journals such as Proceedings Royal Society B, Games & Economic Behavior, PLoS ONE, Journal of Conflict Resolution, Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Journal of Behavioral Decision Making, Economics Letters, Experimental Economics, Journal of Economic Psychology, Journal of Money, Credit & Banking. He is an Academic Editor of PLoS ONE and Associate Editor of The Journal of Experimental and Behavioral Economics.
 
Antonio Cabrales is Professor of Economics at University College London. Formerly, he was a Professor at Universitat Pompeu Fabra in Barcelona, Spain and Universidad Carlos III in Madrid, Spain. He holds a PhD in Economics from the University of California, San Diego, US. He has worked in a wide range of topics: learning and evolutionary games, experimental economics, industrial organization, the economics of networks and mechanism design. He is an associate editor at the Journal of Economic Theory, and SERIEs. He has been an Editor of the Berkeley Electronic Journal of Economic Analysis and Policy and Investigaciones Económicas; and Associate Editor of the Journal of the European Economic Association. He is founding partner of a financial consultant (Serfiex S.A.) and has been a consultant on competition policy issues.

He has published in the American Economic Review, Journal of Political Economy, the Review of Economic Studies, Physical Review Letters, PLoS ONE, Scientific Reports and other scholarly journals.

Table of contents (10 chapters)

  • Experiments in Economics

    Branas-Garza, Pablo (et al.)

    Pages 1-16

  • Individual Decision-Making

    Baucells, Manel (et al.)

    Pages 17-33

  • Game Theory: Basic Concepts

    Hernández, Penélope (et al.)

    Pages 34-52

  • Coordination Games

    Espinosa, Maríapaz (et al.)

    Pages 53-71

  • Initial Responses in Strategic Situations

    Iriberri, Nagore (et al.)

    Pages 72-86

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Experimental Economics
Book Subtitle
Volume I: Economic Decisions
Editors
  • Pablo Branas-Garza
  • Antonio Cabrales
Copyright
2015
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s)
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-53819-2
DOI
10.1057/9781137538192
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-53818-5
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVII, 189
Topics