Research

Publications:

  • Twisting the Truth: Foundations of Wishful Thinking - accepted at Theoretical Economics, Download

Working Papers:

  • Behavioral Foundations of Nested Stochastic Choice and Nested Logit (joint with Gerelt Tserenjigmid) - under review - Download (Online Appendix)
  • The Focal Luce Model (joint with Gerelt Tserenjigmid) - under review - Download (Online Appendix)
    • This was previously titled "The Imbalanced Luce Model."
  • Satisficing with a Variable Threshold (joint with Levent Ulku) - revised and resubmitted to Journal of Mathematical Economics, Download; Slides
  • Thinking Inside the Box: Status Quo Bias and Stochastic Consideration - Download New version coming soon!
  • Sticky Beliefs: A Characterization of Conservative Updating - A New Version Coming Soon! (please email for old draft)
  • Ambiguity and Partial Bayesian Updating - Download

Work in Progress:

  • Regret and Bounded Rationality In Games: The Focal Quantal Response Equilibrium (joint with Gerelt Tserenjigmid) - slides
  • Sincerity and the Doctrinal Paradox (joint with Alan Miller) - slides
  • General Belief Updating (joint with Gerelt Tserenjigmid)
  • Stochastic Choice with an Initial Endowment
  • A Model of Stochastic Choice from Lists (joint with Levent Ulku and Yuhta Ishii) - slides
  • Motivated Reasoning in Probability Updating (An experiment, with Matthew Chao)
    • This study is supported by a grant from the Moore Foundation
  • Frame Sensitive Voters and Electoral Competition