Working Papers by Social Sciences Faculty

Below are links to the working papers by current and former Caltech social sciences faculty and their collaborators. Papers can be sorted by number, title, author name, or date by clicking on the corresponding column heading. Certain working papers with numbers below 1000 are not available online. Paper copies may be requested from, and any other questions about working papers can be directed to, the HSS working paper coordinator ( Please include the working paper number, author, and title, and your full mailing address in your request for a paper copy, which will be sent to you at no charge.

# Titlesort descending Authors Created
906 Costly Offers and the Equilibration Properties of the Multiple Unit Double Auction Under Conditions of Unpredictable Shifts of Demand and Supply 10/01/1994
1199 Counting Combinatoral Choice Rules 04/01/2004
561 Cournot Oligopoly with Information Sharing. 01/01/1985
494 Covering, Dominance, and Institution Free Properties of Social Choice. 05/01/1985
872 Covers 12/01/1993
652 Cramer-Rao Bounds for Misspecified Models. 10/01/1986
604 Credibility and Law Enforcement. 04/01/1986
743 Criminal Choice, Nonmonetary Sanctions, and Marginal Deterrence: A Normative Analysis. 07/01/1990
1200 Criminal Investigation Enforcement Activities and Taxpayer Noncompliance 05/01/2004
420 Critical Elections in Historical Perspective. 04/01/1982
172 Cyclic Sets in Multidimensional Voting Models. 05/01/1978
349 Dead End: The Development of Nineteenth Century Litigation on Racial Discrimination in Schools. 10/01/1980
419 Decentralization of Truthful Revelation and Other Decision Rules. 09/01/1982
117 Decisive Coalitions in the Theory of Social Choice.
81 Deep Vote: Change in Voting Behavior in Congressional Elections.
928 Deficits, Democrats, and Distributive Benefits: Congressional Elections and the Pork Barrel in the 1980s 05/01/1995
993 Delegation and the Regulation of Risk 07/01/1996
261 Demand Uncertainty and the Regulated Firm. 04/01/1979
351 Demand-Revealing Mechanisms for Private Good Auctions.
161 Democratic Exploitation of a Non-Replenishable Resource. 03/01/1977
1268 Design improved parimutuel-type information aggregation mechanisms: Inaccuracies & the long-shot bias as disequilibrium phenomena 03/01/2007
1438 Design of Tradable Permit Programs under Imprecise Measurement 03/20/2018
398 Designing a Market for Tradable Emissions Permits
1307 Designing experiments with computational testbeds: Effects of convergence speed in coordination games 06/01/2009
838 Designing Organizations for Trading Pollution Rights
1040 Detecting Failures of Backward Induction: Monitoring Information Search in Sequential Bargaining 06/01/1998
28 Determinants of Real Estate Values. 05/20/2013
22 Determinants of the Rural Exodus in Zambia: A Study of Inter-Censal Migration, 1963-1969.
610 Did Rising Out-Migration Cause Fertility to Decline in Antebellum New England? A Life-Cycle Perspective on Old-Age Security Motives, Child Default, and Farm-Family Fertility. 04/01/1986
258 Diet as a Factor Affecting Organochlorine Contamination of Breast Milk. 04/01/1979
640 Different Preferences, Different Politics: A Demand-and-Structure Explanation. 07/01/1987
1264 Diffusion of Behavior and Equilibrium Properties in Network Games 10/01/2006
1251 Diffusion on social networks 03/01/2006
569 Dimensions of Parallelism: Some Policy Applications of Experimental Methods.
834 Discrete Pricing and Institutional Design of Dealership Markets 03/01/1993
502 Disequilibrium Econometrics on Micro Data. 01/01/1984
303 Disequilibrium, Self-Selection and Switching Models. 02/01/1980
1239 Divergence, closed cycles and convergence in scarf environments: Experiments in the dynamics of general equilibrium systems 10/01/2005
361 Divergent Expectations, R & D Expenditures and Technical Progress. 04/01/1981
1022 Do Voters Learn from Presidential Election Campaigns? 10/01/1997
770 Dominant and Nash Strategy Mechanisms for the Assignment Problem. 07/01/1991
1403 Duality in Dynamic Discrete Choice Models 02/09/2015
745 Dutch Book Arguments and Subjective Probability. 07/01/1990
140 Dynamic and Static Components of Political Support in Britain.
821 Dynamic Consistency Implies Approximately Expected Utility Preferences 11/01/1992
985 Dynamic Efficiency and Voluntary Implementation in Markets with Repeated Pairwise Bargaining 10/01/1996
287 Dynamic Games of Innovation.
720 Dynamic Tariffs with Asymmetric Information. 02/01/1990
1167 Dynamic Urban Models: Agglomeration and Growth 05/01/2003
577 Econometric Modeling of a Stackelberg Game with an Application to Labor Force Participation. 07/01/1985