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Selected recent publications and working papers
A General Characterization of Interim Efficient Mechanisms for Independent Linear Environments, (with J. Ledyard) Journal of Economic Theory, March 2007, 133(1): 441-66.
The Paradox of Voter Participation: A Laboratory Study (with D. Levine) American Political Science Review, 2007, 101(February), 143-58.
and Campaign Promises (with
Self-Correcting Information Cascades, (with J. Goeree, B. Rogers, and R. McKelvey) Review of Economic Studies, July 2007, 74(3): 733-62.
Efficiency, Equity, and Timing in Voting Mechanisms (with M. Battaglini and R. Morton) American Political Science Review, 2007, 101(August): 409-424.
Information Aggregation and Strategic Abstention in Large Laboratory Elections (with M. Battaglini and R. Morton). American Economic Review: Papers and Proceedings. 2008. 98(2):194-200. This version corrects the published version, which had typos in Table 2.
Aggregation In Standing and Ad Hoc Committees
(with N. Ali, J. Goeree, and
Spatial Competition Between Two Candidates of Different Quality: The Effects of
Candidate Ideology and Private Information. (with
The Swing Voter’s Curse in the Laboratory (with M. Battaglini and R. Morton), forthcoming Review of Economic Studies.
Heterogeneous Quantal Response Equilibrium (with B. Rogers and C. Camerer), forthcoming Journal of Economic Theory.
The Compromise Game: Two-sided Adverse Selection in the Laboratory, (with J. Carrillo) forthcoming AEJ Micro.
Minorities and Storable Votes (with A. Casella and R. Riezman) Forthcoming in Quarterly Journal of Political Science.
Salience, and Coordination (with S. Choi, D. Gale, and S. Kariv) Social Science Working Paper # 1291,
No Trade (with J. Carrillo) Social Science Working Paper # 1279, California Institute of Technology. Current Version: September 2008
External Model Validation by Parameter Recovery: An
Application to Voter Turnout Models (with A.
The Dynamics of Distributive Politics (with M. Battaglini) Social Science Working Paper # 1273, California Institute of Technology. July 2007.
A Citizen Candidate Model with Private Information and Unique Equilibrium (with J. Grosser) Working Paper, California Institute of Technology. Current Version: June 2008.