Centre for Decision Research and Experimental Economics

External Fellows

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Professor Dr Reinhard Selten

Was Research Coordinator at the University of Bonn

Research Interests
Professor Selten's research interests were: theories of bounded rationality; game theory and its applications; and experimental economics.

Sadly, Professor Selten passed away on 23 August 2016.



Professor Klaus Abbink

Was Professor of Economics at Monash University

Research Interests
Professor Abbink's research interests were: experimental economics; applied game theory; behavioural economics; political economy; and development economics.

Sadly, Professor Abbink passed away on 15 March 2023.



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Lecturer in Economics, University of Oxford
Research Interests
Johannes' research interests include - behavioural and experimental economics, labour economics,and public economics.


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 Associate Professor, University of Leicester
Research Interests
Information Economics, Appllied & Evolutionary Game Theory, and Financial Economics. My current research mainly focuses on the evolution of social norms. I am particularly interested in the co-evolution of norms and institutions and intergenerational transmission of values/norms.
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Researcher at the Center for Research and Teaching in Economics (CIDE), Mexico
Research Interests
My research interests are in the areas of Experimental and Behavioural Economics, Microeconomics and Evolutionary Game Theory.


Department of Economics, Missouri State University
Research Interests
Experimental Economics, Other-Regarding Preferences, Cross Cultural Variation, Variation in Individual Decision Making in Developed and Developing Countries.


Associate Professor of Economics and Management at the University of Minnesota, Morris
Research Interests
Behavioural economics, experimental economics, behavioural economic field experiments and the economics of the US trucking industry.


Professor, Nottingham Business School at Nottingham Trent University
Research Interests
Thorsten is a professor in experimental and behavioural economics. His main research interest is using laboratory and field experiments to find solutions for real life challenges.


Professor of Economics, University of Tasmania
Research Interests
Behavioural economics; experimental economics; cross-cultural economics and economic behaviour in computer-mediated communication environments.


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Professor of Economics at the University of Leicester
Research Interests
My research uses microeconomics and game theory to investigate questions in industrial and health economics, public and political economics, and contest theory.


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Senior Research Fellow, Identity and Conflict Lab at the University of Pennsylvania
Research Interests
Experimental behavioural economics with a particular focus on behavioural ethics, social norms and behavioural contagion; Economics of migration, terrorism, crime and corruption.


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Professor of Economics at Loughborough University and Senior Fellow at the University of Pennsylvania
Research Interests
My current research fields are behavioural economics, public economics, organisational behaviour, industrial organisation and the economics of conflict.


Urs Fischbacher
Chair of Applied Research in Economics, Universitat Konstanz
Research Interests
Experimental economics, behavioural economics, neuroeconomics, economic policy, social norms and social preferences .


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Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Economics, National University of Singapore
Research Interests
Cindy's main research interests include Behavioural Economics, Labour Economics and Applied Microeconomics.


Professor of Economics at the Frankfurt School of Finance and Management
Research Interests
Behavioural and experimental economics, experimental macroeconomics, classroom experiments and experimental teaching, experimental ethics and corruption.


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Professor at the Burgundy School of Business, France
Research Interests
My research and teaching interests extend to the intersection among organizational behaviour, information systems, market finance and management.


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Professor of Economics, RMIT University
Research Interests
Behavioural game theory, evolution of cooperation, economics of culture and religion, Chinese economic behaviour.


Economics Faculty, University of Osnabrück
Research Interests
Steve has research interests in experimental and theoretical approaches to the study of economic decision-making.


Post Doctoral Research Fellow at Queensland University of Technology
Research Interests
My research focuses on the economics and psychology of social and moral dilemmas from a dual-process perspective.


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PostDoc at the Chair for Economics: Design and Behavior at the University of Cologne
Research Interests
Felix has research interests in Behavioural and Experimental Economics, (Applied) Microeconomics, Labour and Personnel Economics.


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Post-doctoral researcher at the Technical University of Munich
Research Interests
I am an Economist specialising on Behavioural and Experimental Economics. The main focus of my research focuses on questions related to how people make decisions under risk or uncertainty. Other research interests include: persuasion under motivated beliefs; cooperation under uncertainty; parameter estimation techniques.  

Researcher at the Max Planck Institute for Human Development, Berlin
Research Interests
Lucas' research interests are: Cooperation; Social learning; Cultural evolution; Experimental economics; and Individual decision-making.


Haas School of Business, University of California Berkeley
Research Interests
Competition in online markets, Elections and polling, Communication in organisations and Experimental economics.


Department of Economics and Business, Aarhus University
Research Interests
My main research interests are in the areas of behavioural and experimental economics, and I am particularly interested in topics such as social norm compliance, truth-telling, and the study of positive and negative incentives.


Professor of Behavioural Game Theory, University of Amsterdam
Research Interests
Behavioral Economics, Experimental Economics and Game Theory. Recent research has focused on auctions, positive and negative reciprocity, public goods, strategic communication (cheap talk and signaling) and discrimination.


Department of Economics, University of Mannheim
Research Interests
Professor Orzen's research interests are: experimental economics, applied game theory and industrial organisations.


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Kiel Instute for the World Economy and Department of Economics, University of Kiel
Research Interests
Ulrich's research interests include decision theory, experimental economics, and economics of risk and uncertainty.


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Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, George Mason University
Research Interests
My research is in the field of behavioural and experimental economics. I am interested in cultural differences in behaviour, the evolutionary origins of human cooperation and overconfidence.


Associate Professor of Economics at Nanyang Technological University
Reseach Interests
My research involves behavioural economics and game theory. I work primarily on individual preferences, strategic reasoning, and group interaction in situations involving coordination, cooperation and conflict.


Professor at the University of Lausanne
Research Interests
Christian's research interests include the following: Behavioral Economics, Experimental Economics, and Game Theory.


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Professor at Applied Microeconomics at University of Leicester Business School
Research Interests
Behavioural and experimental economics, economics of science and reproducibility; social identity and economic behaviour; robustness of preferences. 


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Lecturer in Economics at the University of Loughborough
Research Interests
My research interests focus on behavioural and experimental economics. I use experimental methods to study the preferences underlying moral and prosocial behaviour. An important part of my research aims at better understanding the factors that shape pro-sociality in markets.

Dennie van Dolder
Senior Lecturer & Director of ESSEXLab, University of Essex
Research Interests
Behavioural economics, experimental economics, natural & field experiments, social preferences, cooperative behaviour, game theory, social networks, decision making under risk and uncertainty.


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Senior Lecturer in Economics at the University of Exeter
Research Interests
Joerg is a former Research Fellow with the ESRC Network for Integrated Behavioural Science.  He is researching topics on household finance, choice and preferences.


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Senior Lecturer in Organisational Behaviour at Coller School of Management, Tel-Aviv University
Research Interests
Determinants of intra- and inter-group conflict and cooperation; group decision making (in particular in economic settings); cooperation and competition in social dilemmas under uncertainty.


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Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning Manager
Research Interests
Emily is a former Research Fellow with the ESRC Network for Integrated Behavioural Science and her areas of interest are: economic game theory models of cooperative behaviour and decision-making; psychological adaptations for cooperation; and methods for applying the basic science of cooperation to challenges in the field (particularly in business and community contexts).



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