Publications

Relative Performance Feedback in Education: Evidence from a Randomized Controlled Trial (2021), with Loretti I. Dobrescu, Rigissa Megalokonomou and Alberto Motta, Economic Journal, accepted.

Fair Allocation of Scarce Medical Resources in the Time of Covid-19: What Do People Think? (2021), with Francesco Fallucchi and Simone Quercia, Journal of Medical Ethics, 47 (1), 3-6.

Generalized Majority Rules: Utilitarian Welfare in Large but Finite Populations (2020), with Priscilla Man, Economic Theory, forthcoming.

Costly Voting: A Large-scale Real Effort Experiment (2020), with Kenan Kalayci and Carlos Pimienta, Experimental Economics23, 468-492.

Welfare Comparison of Electoral Systems Under Power Sharing (2016), with Priscilla Man and Bang Dihn Nguyen, Social Choice and Welfare, 47 (2), 413-429.

Mandate and Paternalism: A Theory of Large Elections (2015), with Priscilla Man and Randall Walsh, Games and Economic Behavior, 93, 1-23. Lead Article.

Selection, Tournaments, and Dishonesty (2015), with Lana Friesen and Lata Gangadharan, Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 110, 160-175.

(Don’t) Make My Vote Count (2015), with Santiago Sanchez Pages, Journal of Theoretical Politics, 27 (4), 544-569.

Economic Incentives and Social Preferences: Causal Evidence of Non-Separability (2014), with Luca Stanca, Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 108, 273-289.

The Effect of Power Imbalances on Incentives to Make Non-Contractible Investments (2013), with Oliver Kirchkamp and Helmut Rainer, European Economic Review, 61, 169-185.

Single versus Multiple-Prize All-Pay Auctions to Finance Public Goods: An Experimental Analysis (2012), with Luca Stanca, Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 81 (2), 677-688.

When Less Is More: Rationing and Rent Dissipation in Stochastic Contests (2012), with Luca Stanca, Games and Economic Behavior, 74 (1), 170-183.

The Important Thing Is not (Always) Winning but Taking Part: Funding Public Goods with Contests (2011), Journal of Public Economic Theory 13 (1), 1-22.

A Prize to Give for: An Experiment on Public Good Funding Mechanisms (2010), with Luca Corazzini and Luca Stanca, Economic Journal 120 (547), 944-967.

How Context Matters: A Survey Based Experiment on Distributive Justice (2007), Journal of Public Economics 91 (7-8), 1399-1422.