David Gill

About Me

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I am an Associate Professor in the Department of Economics at the University of Oxford.

My research interests are in Behavioral Economics, Experimental Economics, and Industrial Organization.

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Papers in Refereed Journals

Cognitive Ability, Character Skills, and Learning to Play Equilibrium: A Level-k Analysis (with V. Prowse)
Journal of Political Economy, forthcoming. Working Paper Abstract Supplementary Appendix

Competition in Posted Prices with Stochastic Discounts (with J. Thanassoulis)
Economic Journal, forthcoming. Working Paper Abstract

Desert and Inequity Aversion in Teams (with R. Stone)
Journal of Public Economics, 123, 42-54, 2015. Working paper Abstract

Gender Differences and Dynamics in Competition: The Role of Luck (with V. Prowse)
Quantitative Economics, 5(2), 351-376, 2014. PDF Abstract

Cheating in the Workplace: An Experimental Study of the Impact of Bonuses and Productivity (with V. Prowse and M. Vlassopoulos)
Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 96, 120-134, 2013. Publisher page Working paper Abstract

A Structural Analysis of Disappointment Aversion in a Real Effort Competition (with V. Prowse)
American Economic Review, 102(1), 469-503, 2012. PDF Abstract

The Optimal Choice of Pre-Launch Reviewer (with D. Sgroi)
Journal of Economic Theory, 147(3), 1247-1260, 2012. Working paper Abstract

Fairness and Desert in Tournaments (with R. Stone)
Games and Economic Behavior, 69(2), 346-364, 2010. Publisher PDF Working paper Abstract

The Impact of Bargaining on Markets with Price Takers: Too Many Bargainers Spoil the Broth (with J. Thanassoulis)
European Economic Review, 53(6), 658-674, 2009. Publisher page Working paper Abstract

Sequential Decisions with Tests (with D. Sgroi)
Games and Economic Behavior, 63(2), 663-678, 2008. Publisher PDF Working paper Abstract

Strategic Disclosure of Intermediate Research Results
Journal of Economics and Management Strategy, 17(3), 733-758, 2008. Publisher PDF Working paper Abstract

Soft Money and Hard Choices: Why Political Parties Might Legislate Against Soft Money Donations (with C.S. Lipsmeyer)
Public Choice, 123(3-4), 411-438, 2005. JSTOR PDF Working paper Abstract

Sequential Decision-Making and Asymmetric Equilibria: An Application to Takeovers (with D. Sgroi)
B.E. Journal of Theoretical Economics, 4(1) Topics, Art. 11, 2004. Publisher page Abstract

Working Papers

A Novel Computerized Real Effort Task Based on Sliders (with V. Prowse)
IZA Discussion Paper 5801. PDF z-Tree code Abstract

Contact Information

Department of Economics Mobile: +44 (0) 77 1475 6170
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University of Oxford Email: david.gill@economics.ox.ac.uk
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