The Network for Integrated Behavioural Science  
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Research Outputs

On this page we highlight some key research and other outputs associated with, or attributable to the Network.  This may include publications, discussion papers or key interactions with stakeholders and is not a complete list of everything the Network has achieved.  

Details of working papers published by the Centre for Decision Research and Experimental Economics (CeDEx) at the University of Nottingham can be viewed on the CeDEx website.  

Working papers published by the Centre for Behavioural and Experimental Social Science (CBESS) at the University of East Anglia can be viewed on the CBESS website

Research outputs from Warwick Business School's Behavioural Science Team can be found on the WBS website

Please Note: As we become aware of research outputs we add them to the top of the table so you don't have to scroll to find them.  This means items are not displayed in date order.  

Research Outputs
Title or DescriptionAuthor or Lead Investigator Date
Are there Attraction and Compromise Effects in Bargaining? presented at NIBS Annual Meeting, University of Warwick Anders Poulsen September 2017
Preferences and personality traits presented at Potsdam Preferences workshop in Potsdam Anya Skatova April 2016
Where do fairness preferences come from? An experiment with adolescents presented at NIBS workshop David Hugh-Jones September 2017
The logic of costly punishment reversed: Expropriation of free-riders and outsiders in Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 135, (2017): 112-130, ISSN 0167-2681 David Hugh-Jones, Carlo Perroni March 2017
Relative Rank Theory: Judgement and Choice in Homo Ordinalus - keynote speaker at JDM workshop, Basel Gordon Brown 19 June 2016
Context, Communication, and Choice - keynote speaker at the Questus workshop in Kielce, Poland Gordon Brown 16 Nov 2016
Relative Rank Theory: Judgement, Choice, and Preferences presented at Annual Summer Interdisciplinary Conference, Selva di Val Gardena Gordon Brown 6 June 2016
Thoughts about Commensurability - presented at the NIBS 2016 workshop Gordon Brown Sept 2016
Contributed to Guardian podcast on the question of whether the civil service would benefit from a cybernetical view Robert MacKay 10 Feb 2017
Calibration with confidence: a principled method for panel assessment in Royal Society Open Science 4: 160760 R. S. MacKay, R. Kenna, R. J. Low, S. Parker February 2017
Measuring the Impact of Social Relationships - invited speaker at NIBS Conference 2016 University of East Anglia, and at Workshop on Social Identity University of Lund, Sweden; and keynote at Annual Meeting of the French Association of Experimental Economics (ASFEE) ESSEC Business School Cergy-Pontoise, France Simon Gaechter April, June & October 2016
Understanding preferences in social dilemmas - keynote speaker at London Experimental Workshop at Queen Mary University of London Simon Gaechter 16-17 June 2016
Good Leadership: Insights from Behavioural Economics - keynote speaker at Value Day, University of Applied Sciences, Dornbirn, Austria  Simon Gaechter 11 March 2016
Growth and Inequality in Public Good Provision, forthcoming in Journal of Public Economics Simon Gaechter, Friederike Mengel and Elias Tsakas and Alexander Vostroknutov 2017
Consumer Credit Card Behaviour presented at CeDEx Seminar Series, University of Nottingham Jörg Weber 3 May 2016
Linking elicitation of behavioural characteristics in surveys and experiments presented at first workshop on behavioural data linking at LSE Jörg Weber 13-14 June 2016
Assessing Choice Overload in a Complex Environment presented at European Meeting of ESA, Bergen Jörg Weber 30 August to
3 Sept 2016
How Optimal is Consumer Borrowing? Evidence and Explanations from Credit Cards presented at Research in Behavioural Science, Free University, Amsterdam and University of Hamburg Jörg Weber September & May 2016
Relative Rank and Life Satisfaction: Evidence from US Households - working paper Gordon Brown, John Gathergood, Jörg Weber Feb 2017
Financial Literacy, Present Bias and Alternative Mortgage Products in Journal of Banking & Finance and presented at Consumer Choice in Mortgage Markets at FCA/Imperial College Business School (JW) John Gathergood and Jörg Weber Online February 2017
Financial literacy: A barrier to home ownership for the young? in Journal of Urban Economics, 99 (2017): 62-78. John Gathergood and Jörg Weber 2017
Tu mihi soli places: An experiment on the competitiveness of all-pay auctions with private information presented at Fifth World Congress of the Game Theory Society, Maastricht NL Theodore Turocy July 2016
Behavioural types are portable across public goods games presented at European Meeting of ESA and NIBS workshop Theodore Turocy August & September 2016
Mathematics self-confidence and the “prepayment effect” in riskless choices in Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 135 (2017) 239-250  Lian Xue, Stefania Sitzia, Theodore L. Turocy March 2017
Consultation reports to several organisations advising on using behavioural science to: boost productivity (manufacturing); assesses impact of community centres on social integration (Pakistan); and evaluate effects of a youth programme on youth well-being (Nottingham). Emily Wyman March, May, August 2016
Team Reasoning and Fairness in Children's Cooperative  Decision-Making presented at Social Norms and Cultural Transmission workshop, Norwich Emily Wyman December 2016
Human Cooperation: Ontogenetic and Evolutionary Origins, in The Cambridge Handbook of Evolutionary Perspectives on Human Behaviour (eds, J Barkow, W Reader and L Workman).  Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. Gruneisen S and Wyman E Due 2017
Resentment and the Evolution of Social Norms of Cooperation presented at the Cultural Transmission and Social Norms Workshop in Norwich Xueheng Li 15 December 2016
Blue light collaboration at the Met Police Commissioner’s 100 event at The Shard, London Neil Stewart 8 November 2016
Discussant on the Mayor’s Office for Policing and Crime at the Policing and Crime in a Global City Conference, City Hall, London Neil Stewart 24 October 2016
Results from Experiment 1 presented at the Financial Conduct Authority. Neil Stewart and Tim Mullett 8 February 2017
Multialternative decision by sampling presented at SJDM, Boston Neil Stewart 19 November 2016
Speaker on "Stop and search" at West Midlands Police International Study Tour (Birmingham). Neil Stewart 3 October 2016
Speaker on "Police complaints" at the NIBS September workshop 2016 (University of Warwick). Neil Stewart 14 September 2016
Sharing and development opportunities in 2016 at NIBS 2016 Conference (3 days, March); NIBS Preferences Workshop (3 days, April); Foundations of Utility and Risk (FUR) Conference (4 days, June); and NIBS Internal Meeting (2 days, September). Caspar von Schenck 2016
Can Schelling’s focal points help us understand high-stakes negotiations? Testing one of the Nobel laureate’s biggest ideas this article on the American Economic Association, by Tim Hyde, features the work of NIBS colleagues. Robert Sugden, Andrea Isoni, Anders Poulsen and Kei Tsutsui January 2017
Ontology, Methodological Individualism, and the Foundations of the Social Sciences in Journal of Economic Literature, 54 (4), 1377-1389 (13) Robert Sugden December 2016
Characterising competitive equilibrium in terms of opportunity (forthcoming) in Social Choice and Welfare Robert Sugden Online January 2017
Backward induction foundations of the Shapley value in Econometrica 84(6) (2016): 2265–2280. Ben McQuillin and Robert Sugden November 2016
Behavioural types in public goods games: A re-analysis by
hierarchical clustering - CBESS 2017-01 Working Paper
Francesco Fallucchi, R. Andrew Luccasen and Theodore L. Turocy January 2017
Labor Market Participation, Political Ideology and Distributive Preferences - CeDEx 2016-18 Working Paper Simona Demel, Abigail Barr, Luis Miller & Paloma Ubeda 13 December 2016
Comment on “Preference: Choice Primitive or Constructed Value?” Preference as Process at Foundations of Risk and Utility, Warwick as a plenary commentator Neil Stewart 29 June 2016
Accumulator Models and the Nature of Preference presented at Nature of Preference, Potsdam Neil Stewart 19 April 2016
Perfect Cop presented at Total Professionalism Board, New Scotland Yard  Neil Stewart 17 March 2016
Demand for custody presented at NPCC Custody meeting, Loughborough  Neil Stewart 11 March 2016
An experimental evaluation of the impact of pricing and framing interventions on healthy diet choice presented at NIBS 2015 Behavioural Science and Policy conference. Daniel J Zizzo April 2015
On Reminder Effects, Drop-Outs and Dominance: Evidence from an Online Experiment on Charitable Giving in PLOS One, 10(8), e0134705.  A. Sonntag and D.J. Zizzo August 2015
Keep Up With the Winners: Experimental Evidence on Risk Taking, Asset Integration, and Peer Effects in European Economic Review, 79, 59-79. M. Fafchamps, B. Kebede and D.J Zizzo October 2015
Compliance and the Power of Authority in Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 124, 67-80. A. Karakostas and D.J. Zizzo April 2016
"A Self-Funding Reward Mechanism for Tax Compliance", Social Science Research Network Discussion Paper. E. Fatas, D. Nosenzo, M. Sefton and D.J. Zizzo August 2015
"An Experiment on Democratic versus Dictatorial Collective Decision Making", Social Science Research Network Discussion Paper. S.P. Hargreaves Heap, K. Tsutsui and D.J. Zizzo July 2015
"The Impact of Taxation and Signposting on Diet: An Online Field Study with Breakfast Cereals and Soft Drinks", University of York Centre for Health Economics Research Paper 177 D.J. Zizzo, M. Parravano, R. Nakamura, S. Forwood and M. Suhrcke June 2016
Resentment and the Evolution of Social Norms of Cooperation presented at CCC (CBESS-CeDEx-CREED) Meeting, Amsterdam Xueheng Li 12-13 May 2016
The impact of interventions supporting job seekers on job seekers' acknowledgement of earned entitlement presented at NIBS Workshop, University of Warwick.  Abigail Barr 14-16 September 2016
Unemployment and distributive preferences presented at NIBS 2016 Conference, University of East Anglia. Abigail Barr 4-6 April 2016
Complicity without connection or communication published by CeDEx 2016-14 (working paper series). Barr, A and G, Michaelidou September 2016
Nudging the electorate: a field experiment on raising voter registration for the UK General Election - poster presentation at NIBS 2016, UEA, Norwich. Tom Lane April 2016
When is attention biased towards more informative attributes? presented at Decision Sciences Attention Workshop, Konstanz University.  Tim Mullett 19 May 2016
Strategies in Incentive Equivalent Public Goods Games and Binary Dilemmas presented at FUR, Warwick. Tim Mullett 28 June 2016
Implications of Visual Phenomena for Models of Preferential Choice presented at ASIC, Val Gardena (Italy); and EGPROC Max Planck Institute for Collective Goods (Bonn, Germany). Tim Mullett 24 June & 5 July 2016
The Dynamics of Deferred Decisions in Cognitive Psychology 86, 112-151. Bhatia, S., & Mullett, T.L. May 2016
Game Show Economics presented at WZB Berlin (seminar)
Dennie van Dolder 3 February 2016
Vox Populi Interioris: The Wisdom of the Inner Crowd in Three Incentivized Large-Scale Natural Experiments - presented at MPI Berlin (ARC Group); IMEBESS Luiss University Rome; and TIBER Tilburg University, the Netherlands. Dennie van Dolder February, April and August 2016
‘Behavioural game theory’ invited speaker in keynote round table discussion at Foundations of Utility and Risk (FUR) 2016 Conference, University of Warwick.  Robert Sugden 28 June 2016
'The opportunity criterion’ keynote speaker at NIBS 2016 conference: Assessing well-being when preferences are incoherent.   Robert Sugden 4-6 April 2016
'Preference purification and the inner rational agent’ keynote speaker at International Meeting of Economic Science Association, Hebrew University, Jerusalem; invited speaker at Explanation, Normativity, and Uncertainty in Economic Modelling LSE; and invited speaker at Workshop on Philosophy and Economics University of Innsbruck. Robert Sugden March, June & July 2016
Backward induction foundations of the Shapley value forthcoming in Econometrica Ben McQuillin and Robert Sugden September 2016
The emergence of reciprocally beneficial cooperation in Theory and Decision 80,501–521 Sergio Beraldo and Robert Sugden April 2016
“On the Econ within”: a reply to Daniel Hausman in Journal of Economic Methodology 23, 33–37 Gerardo Infante, Guilhem Lecouteux and Robert Sugden March 2016
Endowment inequality in public goods games: A re-examination in Economic Letters 146, 4–7.  Hargreaves Heap, S. P., Ramalingam, A., & Stoddard, B. V. September 2016
Presented at The Behavioral Public Economics workshop in Vienna (on democracy, rights and dictatorship). Shaun Hargreaves-Heap September 2016
Presented at EWEBE workshop in Cologne (on conformism). Shaun Hargreaves-Heap June 2016
The focality of dominated compromises in tacit coordination situations: Experimental evidence in Journal of Behavioural and Experimental Economics 60, 29–34. Zoë Bett, Anders Poulsen, Odile Poulsen February 2016
Real Time Bargaining Situations: Experimental Evidence presented at Bargaining: Theory and Experiments, Bilkent University, Turkey.  Anders Poulsen July 2016
Lying in a foreign language presented at CCC (Amsterdam); 1st Meeting of the Society for the Advancement of Judgment and Decision Making Studies (Mallorca); and 11th Nordic conference on behavioural and experimental economics (Oslo). Despoina Alempaki May, July & September 2016
Relative Rank Theory - keynote speaker at JDMx (Basel) Gordon Brown June 2016
Relative Rank Theory: Judgement, Choice,and Preferences presented at Annual Summer Interdisciplinary Conference, Austria  Gordon Brown July 2016
Being paid relatively well most of the time: Negatively skewed payments are more satisfying in Memory & Cognition 44 (6), 966-973. Tripp, J., & Brown, G. D. A. September 2016
A rank based social norms model of how people judge their levels of drunkenness whilst intoxicated, BMC Public Health (in press). Moore, S. C., Wood, A. M., Moore, L., Shepherd, J., Murphy, S., & Brown, G. D. A. September 2016
Does group discussion lead to better informed and more strategic market entry decisions? - Economics Letters, 144, 25-28. Zahra Murad July 2016
Learning to Coordinate: Co-Evolution and Correlated Equilibrium. CeDEx Working Paper 2016-11 Alejandro Lee-Penagos August 2016
Time matters less when outcomes differ: Uni-modal versus cross-modal comparisons in intertemporal choice, Management Science (published online Feb 2017). Robin Cubitt, Rebecca McDonald & Daniel Read July 2016,
Reputational Concerns in Repeated Rent-Seeking Contests - CeDEx Working Paper 2016-05 Francesco Fallucchi and Elke Renner February 2016
Exchange visit by Han Bleichrodt from Erasmus University Rotterdam (our international partner), who also gave a CeDEx seminar on 20 April 2016 Dennie van Dolder April 2016
Moral consequences of becoming unemployed in PNAS. Media coverage includes interview for BBC Tees (13 April 2016 - listen from 1hr 21m) and articles in Phys-Org; Science Daily; Science Files (in German);  University of the Basque Country Website (in Spanish); Money Magazine; Pacific Standard; Daily Mail and El Pais (in Spanish). Abigail Barr, Luis Miller and Paloma Ubeda March & April 2016
Religion, Discrimination and Trust Across Three Cultures in European Economic Review 90, 280-301 Swee Hoon Chuah, Simon Gächter, Robert Hoffmann and Jonathan H.W. Tan 7 April 2016
The focality of dominated compromises in tacit coordination situations: Experimental evidence, in Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics, 60, 29-34. Bett, Z, Poulsen, A, & Poulsen, O 2016
“How strong are the compromise and attraction effect in bargaining?” presented at Department of Economics, University of Aarhus, Denmark. Anders Poulsen 29 March 2016
“Efficiency versus Equality in Bargaining” presented at seminar at GATE-CNRS, Lyon (France). Anders Poulsen November 2015
“Real time bargaining, payoff focality, and coordination complexity” presented at London Experimental Workshop, Royal Holloway (June 2015); the Economic Science Association’s European meeting in Heidelberg, Germany (September 2015); and the Department of Economics, University of Gothenburg, Sweden (22 March 2016). Anders Poulsen 2015 to 2016
Measuring implicit attitudes: A positive framing bias flaw in the Implicit Relational Assessment Procedure (IRAP) in Psychological Assessment, 28, 158–170. O'Shea, B, Watson, DG, and Brown, GDA February 2016
Notions of distributive justice and labour market outcomes in Spain.  Preliminary findings presented at the NIBS workshop in September 2014, with further analysis presented at a CeDEx seminar in June 2015 and the first paper entitled 'The Moral Consequences of Becoming Unemployed' is to be presented at the NIBS 2016 conference at UEA in April 2016.   Abigail Barr 2014 to 2016
Diagnostic validity of behavioural and psychometric impulsivity measures: An assessment in adolescent and adult populations in Personality and Individual Differences, 90, 347–352 Kulendran, M, Patel, K, Darzi, A, and Vlaev, I February 2016
The Now-or-Never Bottleneck: A Fundamental Constraint on Language (in press) Behavioral and Brain Sciences. Morten H Christiansen and Nick Chater 2016
The Language Faculty that Wasn’t (in press) Frontiers in Language Sciences. Morten H Christiansen and Nick Chater 2016
Economic irrationality is optimal during noisy decision-making (in press) Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.  Tsetsos, K, Chater, N, Moran, R, Moreland, J, Usher, M, and Summerfield, C 2016
Implications of Visual Attention Phenomena for Models of Preferential Choice in Decision 3 (4), 231-253 Tim Mullett and Neil Stewart October 2016
Creating Language (in press) Cambridge, MA: MIT Press Morten H Christiansen and Nick Chater 2016
Language as skill: Intertwining comprehension and production (in press) Journal of Memory and Language. Nick Chater, Stewart M McCauley and Morten H Christiansen 2016
Income inequality, income, and internet searches for status goods: A cross-national study of the association between inequality and well-being. Social Indicators Research (in press). Walasek, L, and Brown, GDA November 2015
Improving social norms interventions: Rank-framing increases excessive alcohol drinkers' information-seeking in Health Psychology, 34, 1200-1203 Taylor, MJ, Vlaev, I, Maltby, J, Brown, GDA, and Wood, AM December 2015
Students’ concern about indebtedness: A rank based social norms account in Studies in Higher Education, 40, 1307-1327. Aldrovandi, S, Wood, A, Maltby, J, and Brown, GDA 2015
Relative Rank Theory presented at Departmental Seminars in Bristol and Newcastle and JDM & Memory Workshop in Basel. Gordon Brown 2015
'Social Norms and Polarisation' presented at a Departmental Seminar, Manchester in October 2015 and a Research Seminar in Berlin, July 2015; also presented at Social Norms & Institutions, Ascona, May 2015. Gordon Brown 2015
A Tale of Two Cities: The Impact of Political literacy on Political Attitudes in Israel - working paper. Patel, K, Borovoi, L and Vlaev, I 2015
Preference Elicitation and the Subjective Well-being Approach to Health State Valuation, presented at ESRC workshop in Stirling. Gordon Brown June 2015
'Choice overload in filtered choice-sets' presented at NIBS September Workshop, Nottingham Gerardo Infante September 2015
Money Lives:  Improving financial capability using behavioural science and ethnography - working paper. Vlaev, I, Patel, K and Elliot, A 2015
Social norms and rank-based nudging: Changing willingness to pay for healthy food in Journal of Experimental Psychology: Applied, 21, 242-252. Aldrovandi, S, Brown, GDA, and Wood, AM September 2015
Eyetracking and the EQ5D - presented at the UK Department of Health Analytical Seminar Series. It is expected to lead to two papers. Tim Mullett and Rebecca McDonald 2015 to 2016
Preference purification and the inner rational agent: a critique of the conventional wisdom of behavioural welfare economics in Journal of Economic Methodology 23, 1–25. Gerardo Infante, Guilhem Lecouteux and Robert Sugden Online March 2016
Justice Judgments: Individual Self-Insight and Between- and Within-Person Consistency in Academy of Management Discoveries, 2, 33-50. Hayley German, Marion Fortin and Daniel Read March 2016
Intrinsic honesty and the prevalence of rule violations across societies paper in Nature and Simon was an invited speaker at Dysfunctional Organisations World Bank, Washington. This led to several media articles including The Telegraph, The Independent, The Atlantic, This is Money and Science Magazine. Simon Gaechter & Jonathan F Schulz March 2016
'Randomised controlled trials at the FCA' speakers at UK Cards.  John Gathergood and Neil Stewart 29 January 2016
Personality, parasites, political attitudes and cooperation: A model of how infection prevalence influences openness and social group formation. Topics in Cognitive Science, 8, 98–111 Brown, GDA, Fincher, CL, and Walasek, L November 2015
Gave a talk on medication adherence for a medication adherence event organised by WBS for clinicians, hospital managers and students.  Kris was also part of the discussion panel and Q&A session. Krishane Patel November 2015
Do people really want to be nudged towards healthy lifestyles?  Plenary speaker at Economics, Health and Happiness held at the University of Applied Sciences and Arts of Southern Switzerland. Robert Sugden 14-16 January 2016
Risk Taking and Information Aggregation in Groups in Journal of Economic Psychology, 51, 34-47. Spiros Bougheas, Jeroen Nieboer and Martin Sefton December 2015
Strategic and Natural Risk in Entrepreneurship: An Experimental Study forthcoming in Journal of Economics and Management Strategy. John Morgan, Henrik Orzen, Martin Sefton and Dana Sisak December 2015
Discrimination in the laboratory: A meta-analysis of economics experiments in European Economic Review. Tom Lane December 2015
Is Poor Financial Literacy a Barrier to Home Ownership? John Gathergood and Joerg Weber August 2015
'Vox Populi Interioris: Repeated Judgment Sampling in Three Natural Experiments' presented at WESSI 2016 held at NYU Abu Dhabi, and also presented at SPUDM in Budapest. Dennie van Dolder January 2016 & August 2015
Rational Inattention to Information in Memory: Why Small Sample Sizes? presented at Rational Inattention Workshop, Warwick. Gordon Brown May 2015
When is received social support related to perceived support and well-being? When it is needed in Personality and Individual Differences, 77, 97-105. Melrose, KL, Brown, GDA, and Wood, AM April 2015
Financial Literacy, Present Bias and Alternative Mortgage Products, also presented by Joerg Weber at RES Annual Conference in Manchester in April 2015. John Gathergood and Joerg Weber July 2015
'Expected Utility—Unexpected Results' - visiting speaker at the ABC group, MPI, Berlin. Neil Stewart 28 October 2015
On the social appropriateness of discrimination - this was presented by Tom Lane at the NIBS conference in April 2015 and the CCC Meeting (UEA) in June 2015 and then became a CeDEx working paper in December 2015. Abigail Barr, Tom Lane and Daniele Nosenzo December 2015
'Judgment and Decision Making in the Casino' presented at our international partner institute, Carnegie Mellon University, in Pittsburgh. Dennie van Dolder November 2015
'Visual Attention in Health Judgements' and 'No Link Between Attention and Item Value in the Diffusion Model of Choice' presented at SPUDM (Subjective Probability Utility and Decision Making) held at Corvinus University, Budapest Tim Mullett August 2015
Expected utility estimated with generalized linear mixed-effects models presented at the Birkbeck modelling workshop, Birkbeck. Neil Stewart July 2015
Identifying Social Norms Using Coordination Games: Spectators vs. Stakeholders in Economics Letters, 130, 28-31. Hande Erkut, Daniele Nosenzo and Martin Sefton May 2015
'Looking for "Ambiguity Attitude" in a Strategic Setting' and 'Probabilistic Preferences and Failures of Procedural Invariance' presented at NIBS 2015 conference. Graham Loomes April 2015
Team Incentives and Leadership - CeDEx Working Paper 2015-05 Michalis Drouvelis, Daniele Nosenzo and Martin Sefton April 2015
Loss Aversion - visiting speaker at Experimental Psychology, Oxford; Bangor Psychology; and Basel Decision Making and Memory Workshop, Leuenberg. Neil Stewart May 2015
Keep Up With the Winners: Experimental Evidence on Risk Taking, Asset Integration, and Peer Effects in European Economic Review, 79, 59-79 M. Fafchamps, B. Kebede and D.J Zizzo October 2015
Credit Counseling: A Substitute for Consumer Financial Literacy? in Journal of Pension Economics and Finance, 14: 466-491 Special Issue on Household Finance. Richard Disney, John Gathergood and Joerg Weber Online 1 October 2015
Looking for a psychology for the inner rational agent in Social Theory and Practice 41, 579–598.  Robert Sugden October 2015
Incentives and Reasoning in Experimental Games NIBS Internal Workshop presented at NIBS September workshop. Graham Loomes September 2015
The average laboratory samples a population of 7,300 Amazon Mechanical Turk workers in Judgment and Decision Making. Stewart, N, Ungemach, C, Harris,  AJL, Bartels, DM, Newell, BR, Paolacci, G, and Chandler, J September 2015
Honesty and Efficient Cooperation across Societies keynote speaker at 3rd Tilburg Law and Economics Center Workshop, 'Economic Governance and Social Preferences'. Simon Gaechter September 2015
Modelling the effect of individual differences in publishment sensitivity on behaviour in a public goods game presented at The 14th International Conference on Modeling and Applied Simulation Bergeggi, Italy. Theodore Turocy and Peer-Olaf Siebers September 2015
Emergence and transmission of cooperative norms: variations and correlations in cooperation and punishment presented at the ESA Meeting in Heidelberg Xueheng Li September 2015
Deception and Reciprocity presented at the ESA Meeting in Heidelberg and the PhD Decision Making Workshop held in Birmingham. Despoina Alempaki September & October 2015
Choosing the Devil you don’t know: Evidence for limited sensitivity to sample-size based uncertainty when it offers an advantage (in press) Management Science Florian L. Kutzner, Daniel Read, Neil Stewart and Gordon Brown October 2015
Combining “real effort” with induced effort costs: the ball-catching task (in press) Experimental Economics Simon Gaechter, Lingbo Huang and Martin Sefton September 2015
Consumers’ surplus when individuals lack integrated preferences: a development of some ideas from Dupuit in European Journal of History of Economic Thought 22, 1042–1063.   Robert Sugden Online September 2015
'Virtual Bargaining' keynote speaker at NIBS 2015 conference (Nottingham) and Subjective Probability, Utility, and Decision Making (Budapest). Nick Chater April 2015 and August 2015
An experiment on individual ‘parochial altruism’ revealing no connection between individual ‘altruism’ and individual ‘parochialism’ in Frontiers of Psychology. P.Corr, S. Hargreaves-Heap, C.Segar and K. Tsutsui August 2015
On Reminder Effects, Drop-Outs and Dominance: Evidence from an Online Experiment on Charitable Giving in PLOS One, 10(8), e0134705 2015 A. Sonntag and D.J. Zizzo August 2015
The future of microeconomics: can heterodoxy break through? Invited speaker at a special session of the Annual Conference of Association for Heterodox Economics held at Southampton Solent University.  Robert Sugden 2 July 2015
Presentation and response timing accuracy in Adobe Flash and HTML5/JavaScript web experiments in Behavior Research Methods 47(2), 309-327. Reimers, S and Stewart, N June 2015
Conditional cooperation and betrayal aversion - CeDEx Discussion Paper 2015-14 Robin Cubitt, Simon Gächter and Simone Quercia July 2015
'Tu mihi soli places: An experiment on the competitiveness of all-pay auctions with private information' presented at the Society for the Advancement of Economic Theory, Cambridge. Theodore Turocy July 2015
Peer effects and social preferences in voluntary cooperation: A theoretical and experimental analysis in Journal of Economic Psychology 48, 72-88 Christian Thoeni and Simon Gaechter June 2015
Invited to present 'Mixing methods to generate insights into the mechanisms at work behind behaviour-changing interventions' and 'The Roots of Human Sociality Project' at Comparative (Framed) Field Experiments on the Environment held at Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Abigail Barr 18 - 20 May 2015
'Joint inference and rationality' keynote speaker at rationality workshop, Geissen (Germany) Nick Chater April 2015
'Credible worlds' plenary speaker at Just Playing?  Toy Models in the Sciences held at the Ludwig-Maximillians-Universität, Munich. Robert Sugden 9 May 2015
How to make loss aversion disappear and reverse: Tests of the decision by sampling origin of loss aversion in Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 144, 7-11. Lukasz Walasek and Neil Stewart February 2015
Eye movements in risky choice in Journal of Behavioral Decision Making. Stewart, N, Hermens, F, and Matthews, WJ Online January 2015
'Calibration of Assessors' invited presenter at British Applied Maths Colloquium, Cambridge Robert MacKay April 2015
Stated and revealed inequality aversioin three subject pools in Journal of the Economic Science Association 1(1), 43-58 Benjamin Beranek, Robin Cubitt and Simon Gaechter April 2015
Two plus two makes five? Survey evidence that investors overvalue structured deposits - Financial Conduct Authority Occasional Papers in Financial Regulation, 9 Stefan Hunt, Neil Stewart and Redis Zaliauskas March 2015
Plenary speaker at the Third Toulouse Economics and Biology Workshop (Evolution and Morality) with 'The role of salience in the emergence and reproduction of morality'. Robert Sugden 4 March 2015
Invited to the Royal Economic Society Conference held at the University of Manchester - special Economic Journal 125th anniversary session in honour of their ‘Regret Theory’ paper. Robert Sugden and Graham Loomes 3 March 2015
Beyond Chance? The Persistence of Performance in Online Poker in PLoS ONE, 10(3). Rogier J.D. Potter van Loon, Martijn J. van den Assem & Dennie van Dolder 2 March 2015
Awarded the Senior Whitehead prize of the London Mathematical Society for 2015. Robert MacKay July 2015
Bonus versus Penalty: How Robust Are the Effects of Contract Framing? CeDEx Discussion Paper 2016-01 Johnathan de Quidt , Francesco Fallucchi, Felix Kölle, Daniele Nosenzo and Simone Quercia February 2016
Risky Choice in the Limelight in Review of Economics and Statistics 98 (2), 318-332 Guido Baltussen,  Martijn J. van den Assem and Dennie van Dolder Online Jan 2015 Published May 2016
Individual Choices in Dynamic Networks: An Experiment on Social Preferences in PLoS ONE, 9(4): e92276, 2014 Dennie van Dolder and Vincent Buskens 14 April 2014
Prince: An Improved Method for Measuring Incentivized Preferences - SSRN working paper Cathleen A. Johnson, Aurélien Baillon, Han Bleichrodt, Zhihua Li, Dennie van Dolder and Peter P. Wakker December 2015
Mathematics self-confidence and the “prepayment effect” in riskless choices - CBESS discussion paper Lian Xue Stefania Sitzia and Theodore L. Turocy November 2015
Measuring Loss Aversion under Ambiguity: A Method to Make Prospect Theory Completely Observable in Journal of Risk and Uncertainty 52(1): 1-20. Mohammed Abdellaoui, Han Bleichrodt, Oliver l'Haridon and Dennie van Dolder Published February 2016
How do risk attitudes affect measured confidence? - CeDEx Discussion Paper 2015-26 (revised version of 2014-18) Zahra Murad, Martin Sefton and Chris Starmer November 2015
‘Doggedness’ or ‘disengagement’? An experiment on the effect of inequality in endowment on behaviour in team competitions published in Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization Shaun P. Hargreaves Heap, Abhijit Ramalingam, Siddharth Ramalingam and Brock V. Stoddard December 2015
"The Strangeness of Tradition" BBC Radio 4 The Human Zoo, Series 7 Nick Chater and Bob Sugden 22 December 2015
The importance of peers for compliance with norms of fair sharing - CeDEx Discussion Paper 2015-23 Simon Gächter, Leonie Gerhards & Daniele Nosenzo 24 December 2015
Justice Judgments: Individual Self-Insight and Between- and Within-Person Consistency in Academy of Management Discoveries Hayley German, Marion Fortin and Daniel Read 23 November 2015
Eye Movements in Strategic Choice published in Behavioral Decision Making Neil Stewart, Simon Gächter, Takao Noguchi and Timothy L. Mullett 29 October 2015
Using ‘oneness’ to investigate the impact of social relationships in the lab and beyond (Chris Starmer presenting at the University of Konstanz) Chris Starmer, Simon Gächter and Fabio Tufano 3-5 November 2015
Number Preferences in Lotteries (paper) led to media coverage in the Wall Street Journal and now published in Judgment and Decision Making (May 2016). Dennie van Dolder (with Rogier J.D. Potter van Loon, Martijn J. Van den Assem and Tong V. Wang) October 2015 & May 2016
Presentation of work at the European Commission's "Field-experiments for Tax Compliance" Workshop Enrique Fatas 24-25 September 2015
Heterogeneity, inequity aversion, and group performance Felix Kölle, Dirk Sliwka and Nannan Zhou 28 August 2015
Social Choice & Welfare
Choice Rules and Accumulator Networks Sudeep Bhatia 27 July 2015
APA Psyc Net
Conditional Cooperation and Betrayal Aversion - CeDEx Discussion Paper number 2015-14 Robin Cubitt, Simon Gaechter and Simone Quercia 21 July 2015
Sponsorship of the Summer School on Medical and Ethical Decision Making organised by Warwick Business School Graham Loomes 7-10 July 2015
Deal or No Deal shows how transparency makes us risk averse in The Conversation Dennie van Dolder 18 June 2015 
Measuring the Closeness of Relationships: A Comprehensive Evaluation of the 'Inclusion of the Other in the Self' Scale in PLoS ONE Simon Gaechter, Chris Starmer and Fabio Tufano  12 June 2015
Standing United or Falling Divided? High Stakes Bargaining in a TV Game Show in American Economic Review and also presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Economic Association in Boston, USA. Dennie van Dolder, Martijn van den Assem, Colin Camerer and Richard Thaler May 2015
The Under-Appreciated Drive for Sense-Making in Social Science Research Network Nick Chater & George Loewenstein 20 April 2015
Inequality and status seeking: Searching for positional goods in unequal US states in Psychological Science which also featured in media articles including The Atlantic and Huffington Post. Lukasz Walasek and Gordon Brown Volume 26 (4)
April 2015
Pages 527-533
First published online 19 March 2015
'On preference imprecision' published in Journal of Risk and Uncertainty Robin P. Cubitt, Daniel Navarro-Martinez, and Chris Starmer Volume 50 (1)February 2015 Pages 1-34
'Heterogeneity and cooperation: The role of capability and valuation on public goods provision' in Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization Felix Kölle Volume 109 January 2015, Pages 120–134
Imprecision and measurement of economic values at the Nexus Network 'Improving decisions at the food, water, energy and environment nexus: Values and valuation’ workshop Chris Starmer 28 November 2014
Self-control, financial literacy & the co-holding puzzle in the Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization John Gathergood and Jörg Weber Volume 107 (B)November 2014 Pages 455–469
The Meerkat Effect: Personality and Market Returns Affect Investors’ Portfolio Monitoring Behavior in Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization Svetlana Gherzi, Daniel Egan, Neil Stewart, Emily Haisley, Peter Ayton Volume 107
(B) 512-526
November 2014
Why does Income Relate to Depressive Symptoms? Testing the Income Rank Hypothesis Longitudinally in Social Indicators Research Hilda Osafo Hounkpatin, Alex Wood, Gordon Brown and Graham Dunn October 2014
'Payday Lending' presentation at the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) John Gathergood 10 October 2014
'New Perspectives' keynote presentation at Decision-Making Bristol 2014 Nick Chater 9-12 September 2014
'The Behavioural Anatomy of the Tragedy of the Commons' presented at the ESA Conference, Prague Felix Kölle September 2014
Sequential sampling and paradoxes of risky choice in Psychonomic Bulletin & Review Sudeep Bhatia Online June 2014
Does consultation improve decision-making? in Theory and Decision Alessia Isopi, Daniele Nosenzo and Chris Starmer Online June 2014
Do student evaluations of university reflect inaccurate beliefs or actual experience? A relative rank model published in Journal of Behavioral Decision Making. Gordon Brown, AM Wood, RS Ogden & J Maltby Volume 28 (1) January 2015
Pages 14–26
First published online 13 June 2014
'The psychology of nations and states' keynote at Stirling ESRC Workshop Neil Stewart 23 May 2014
'Minimal groups are not so minimal: a meta-analysis of economics experiments' presentation at ACCER Workshop on Cross-Cultural Economics Experiments, Duisburg Tom Lane May 2014
Promoting Cooperation: The Distribution of Reward and Punishment Power in 'Reward and Punishment in Social Dilemmas', edited by Paul AM Van Lange, Bettina Rockenbach and Toshio Yamagishi: Oxford University Press.  Daniele Nosenzo and Martin Sefton

Chapter 6
Pages 87-114

May 2014

European Workshop on Experimental and Behavioural Economics by King’s College London Shaun Hargreaves-Heap, Enrique Fatas and Simon Gaechter 23-25 April 2014 
The psychology of nations and states by Neil Stewart  (keynote) Basel, Reiskamp group Neil Stewart 10 April 2014
Sponsorship of 'Norms, Actions, Games' Workshop organised by Kings College London n/a 1-2 April 2014
A psychological re-examination of the Bertrand paradox - Southern Economic Journal
Enrique Fatas, Ernan Haruvy, and Antonio J Morales

Volume 80 (4)

April 2014

Pages 948-967

The Behavioural Anatomy of the Tragedy of the Commons presented at IMEBESS Conference; ESA Conference and VfS Jahrestagung   Felix Kölle April 2014 and September 2014
'How do risk attitudes affect measured confidence' published as a CeDEX Discussion Paper 2014-05 (revised version published 2014-18) Zahra Murad, Martin Sefton and Chris April 2014
Served on the Hong Kong Research Assessment Exercise (RAE) panel which aims to assess the research quality of institutions and to encourage world-class research. Gordon Brown During 2014
Cooperation in Small Groups: The Effect of Group Size - forthcoming in Experimental Economics Daniele Nosenzo, Simone Quercia and Martin Sefton Published online 9 November 2013
‘A test of level-k theory in games with non-neutral frames’ invited speaker at Urrutia-Elejalde Foundation Session in honour of Ariel Rubinstein, Annual Meeting of Association of Southern European Economic Theorists, Bilbao Robert Sugden 7-9 November 2013
Money, Well-Being, and Loss Aversion: Does an Income Loss Have a Greater Effect on Well-Being Than an Equivalent Income Gain - Psychological Science Christopher Boyce, Alex Wood, James Banks, Andrew Clark and Gordon Brown Published online 14 October 2013
Reclaiming Virtue Ethics for Economics - Journal of Economic Perspectives Luigino Bruni and Robert Sugden

Volume 27 (4) Fall 2013

Pages 141–164

Incentives, expertise, and medical decisions: testing the robustness of natural frequency framing - Health Psychology

Eamonn Ferguson and Chris Starmer

Volume 32 (9)

Sept 2013

Pages 967-977

Encouraging Compliance: Bonuses Versus Fines in Inspection Games - The Journal of Law, Economics and Organization Daniele Nosenzo, Theo Offerman, Martin Sefton and Ailko van der Veen First published online 14 Feb 2013
‘Team reasoning as fair cooperation’ invited paper at Symposium on Collective Reasoning, Third Conference of European Network on Social Ontology, University of Helsinki Robert Sugden 23-25 October 2013
Does consultation improve decision-making? published in Theory and Decision Alessia Isopi, Daniele Nosenzo and Chris Starmer Volume 77 (3)October 2014
Pages 377-388
Information feedback and contest structure in rent-seeking games - European Economic Review ISSN 0014-2921 Francesco Fallucchi, Elke Renner and Martin Sefton Available online 25 Sept 2013
Risk-taking in social settings: Group and peer effects - Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization ISSN 0167-2681 Spiros Bougheas, Jeroen Nieboer and Martin Sefton Volume 92, August 2013, Pages 273-283
On the Origin of Utility, Weighting, and Discounting
Functions: How They Get Their Shapes and How to
Change Their Shapes - Management Science.
Neil Stewart, Stian Reimers and Adam J L Harris Available online March 2014
'A test of level-k theory in games with non-neutral frames’ keynote speaker, speaker in debate about university funding, and participant in panel session on behavioural economics all at Australian Conference of Economists, Perth Robert Sugden 7-10 July 2013
‘Reclaiming virtue ethics for economics’ keynote lecture at the History of Economic Thought Society of Australia, Perth Robert Sugden 4-6 July 2013
'Homo Æqualis: A cross‐cultural analysis of other‐regarding preferences' presented at Behaviour Laboratory at the University of Edinburgh (Inaugural Conference) Abigail Barr 6-7 June 2013
'Being useful to one another in a market economy’ keynote lecture at a conference on Public Happiness, Pontifical University of St Thomas, Rome Robert Sugden 4-5 June 2013
Lecture, training and support sessions in programming experiments with z-Tree (at University of Nottingham) Urs Fischbacher May 2013


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