Working Papers

  1. Secure Survey Design in Organizations: Theory and Experiments
    with Christian Zehnder, 2019

  2. Data Driven Regulation: Theory and Application to Missing Bids
    with Kei Kawai, Jun Nakabayashi, Juan Ortner, R&R, Econometrica, 2019

  3. A Theory of Experimenters
    with Abhijit Banerjee, Sergio Montero, Erik Snowberg, R&R, American Economic Review, 2018

  4. Data-Driven Incentive Alignment in Capitation Schemes
    with Mark Braverman, 2015


  1. Collusion in Auctions with Constrained Bids: Theory and Evidence from Public Procurement
    with Juan Ortner, Journal of Political Economy, 2019 [repo]

  2. Crime, Intimidation, and Whistleblowing: A Theory of Inference from Unverifiable Reports
    with Gerard Padró i Miquel, Review of Economic Studies, 2018

  3. Making Collusion Hard: Asymmetric Information as a Counter-Corruption Measure
    with Juan Ortner, Journal of Political Economy, 2018

  4. Mostly Prior-Free Portfolio Allocation
    Journal of Risk, 2018

  5. Decision Theoretic Approaches to Experiment Design and External Validity
    with Abhijit Banerjee, Erik Snowberg, Handbook of Field Experiments, 2017

  6. Rewards and Punishments: Informal Contracting through Social Preferences
    with Christian Zehnder, Theoretical Economics, 2016

  7. Batched Bandit Problems
    with Vianney Perchet, Philippe Rigollet, Erik Snowberg, Annals of Statistics, 2016

  8. Accounting for Behavior in Treatment Effects: New Applications for Blind Trials
    with Erik Snowberg, Cayley Bowles, Ben Seymour, PLoS One, 2015

  9. Calibrated Incentive Contracts
    Econometrica, 2013

  10. Selective Trials: A Principal-Agent Approach to Randomized Controlled Experiments
    with Gerard Padró i Miquel, Erik Snowberg, American Economic Review, 2012

  11. Robustness to Incomplete Information in Repeated Games
    with Satoru Takahashi, Theoretical Economics, 2011

  12. Conflict and Deterrence under Strategic Risk
    with Gerard Padró i Miquel, Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2010

  13. Fear of Miscoordination and the Robustness of Cooperation in Dynamic Global Games with Exit
    Econometrica, 2010

  14. Building Routines: Learning, Cooperation and the Dynamics of Incomplete Relational Contracts
    American Economic Review, 2010

  15. Economic Shocks and Civil War
    with Gerard Padró i Miquel, Quarterly Journal of Political Science, 2010

  16. Savings and Predation
    with Gerard Padró i Miquel, Journal of the European Economic Association (Papers and Proceedings), 2010

  17. Defensive Weapons v.s. Defensive Alliances
    with Gerard Padró i Miquel, American Economic Review (Papers and Proceeding), 2009

  18. Uniform Selection in Global Games
    Journal of Economic Theory, 2008