Sanjit Dhami

University of Leicester

Professor of Economics

Department of Economics

Leicester LE1 7RH, Leicestershire LE1 7RH

United Kingdom

http://www2.le.ac.uk/departments/economics/people/sdhami

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

18

DOWNLOADS

643

CITATIONS

15

Scholarly Papers (18)

1.

A Note on the Utility Function Under Prospect Theory

Economics Letters, Vol. 99, 2008
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 12 May 2008 Last Revised: 07 Jul 2008
Ali al-Nowaihi, Sanjit Dhami and Ian G. Bradley
University of Leicester - Department of Economics, University of Leicester and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 135 (171,841)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Prospect Theory, Preference homogeneity, Functional equations

2.

Optimal Income Taxation in the Presence of Tax Evasion: Expected Utility Versus Prospect Theory

University of Leicester, Department of Economics Working Paper No. 07/10
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 12 May 2008
Sanjit Dhami and Ali al-Nowaihi
University of Leicester and University of Leicester - Department of Economics
Downloads 81 (217,031)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Prospect theory, Expected utility theory, Tax evasion, Optimal taxation, Normative versus positive economics, Context dependent preferences, liberalism versus paternalism

3.

A General Theory of Time Discounting: The Reference-Time Theory of Intertemporal Choice

Number of pages: 62 Posted: 04 Jul 2008
Ali al-Nowaihi and Sanjit Dhami
University of Leicester - Department of Economics and University of Leicester
Downloads 80 (220,128)

Abstract:

Anomalies of the discounted utility model, Hyperbolic discounting, Prospect theory, SIE value functions

4.

Insurance and Probability Weighting Functions

University of Leicester, Working Paper Series No. 05/19
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 12 May 2008
Ali al-Nowaihi and Sanjit Dhami
University of Leicester - Department of Economics and University of Leicester
Downloads 61 (278,832)

Abstract:

Decision making under risk, Prelec¿s probability weighting function, Higher order Prelec probability weighting functions, Behavioral economics, Rank dependent utility theory, Prospect theory; Insurance, St. Petersburg paradox.

Corruption and the Provision of Public Output in a Hierarchical Asymmetric Information Relationship

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 04 Jul 2008
Ali al-Nowaihi and Sanjit Dhami
University of Leicester - Department of Economics and University of Leicester
Downloads 37 (373,871)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Corruption, Regulation, Expected information rent per unit of revenue, Tradeoff between efficiency and corruption

6.

Social Preferences and Redistribution under Direct Democracy

University of Leicester, Department of Economics Working Paper No. 08/11
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 13 May 2008
Sanjit Dhami and Ali al-Nowaihi
University of Leicester and University of Leicester - Department of Economics
Downloads 41 (349,032)

Abstract:

Direct democracy, redistribution, other-regarding preferences, single crossing property

7.

A Simple Derivation of Prelec's Probability Weighting Function

University of Leicester, Department of Economics Working Paper No. 05/20, Journal of Mathematical Psychology, Vol. 50 , pp. 521-524, 2006
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 13 May 2008
Ali al-Nowaihi and Sanjit Dhami
University of Leicester - Department of Economics and University of Leicester
Downloads 37 (352,271)
Citation 7

Abstract:

Decision making under risk, Prelec's probability weighting function, Compound invariance, Reduction invariance, Power invariance, Prospect theory, Algebraic functional equations

8.

Alice through the Looking Glass: Strategic Monetary and Fiscal Policy Interaction in a Liquidity Trap

University of Leicester, Department of Economics Working Paper No. 07/15
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 12 May 2008
Sanjit Dhami and Ali al-Nowaihi
University of Leicester and University of Leicester - Department of Economics
Downloads 33 (373,108)

Abstract:

liquidity trap, strategic monetary-fiscal interaction, optimal Taylor rules

9.

Existence of a Condorcet Winner When Voters Have Other-Regarding Preferences

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 04 Jul 2008
Sanjit Dhami
University of Leicester
Downloads 18 (446,309)

Abstract:

Redistribution, other regarding preferences, single crossing property

10.

Public Goods Games and Psychological Utility: Theory and Evidence

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 08 Mar 2017
Sanjit Dhami, Mengxing Wei and Ali al-Nowaihi
University of Leicester, University of Leicester - Division of Economics, School of Business, Students and University of Leicester - Department of Economics
Downloads 0 (492,470)

Abstract:

Public goods games, psychological game theory, surprise-seeking/guilt-aversion, attribution of intentions, induced beliefs method, within and between subjects designs.

11.

Social Responsibility, Human Morality and Public Policy

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 09 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 16 Jan 2017
Sanjit Dhami and Ali al-Nowaihi
University of Leicester and University of Leicester - Department of Economics
Downloads 0 (506,805)

Abstract:

Social responsibility; multiple equilibria; optimal mix of public and private social responsibility; subsidies and direct grants; environmental economics, problem of the commons, charitable giving

12.

Foundations of Behavioral Economic Analysis

Posted: 04 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 12 Dec 2016
Sanjit Dhami
University of Leicester

Abstract:

13.

The Ellsberg Paradox: A Challenge to Quantum Decision Theory?

Forthcoming, Journal of Mathematical Psychology, University of Leicester, Dept. of Economics Working Paper No. 16/08
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 28 Sep 2016
Ali al-Nowaihi and Sanjit Dhami
University of Leicester - Department of Economics and University of Leicester
Downloads 0 (446,309)

Abstract:

Quantum Probability, Ellsberg Paradox, Probability Weighting, Matching Probabilities, Projective Expected Utility, Projective Prospect Theory

14.

Evidential Equilibria: Heuristics and Biases in Static Games of Complete Information

Games, Vol. 6(4), p. 637-676, Nov. 2015
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 28 Sep 2016
Ali al-Nowaihi and Sanjit Dhami
University of Leicester - Department of Economics and University of Leicester
Downloads 0 (515,679)

Abstract:

Evidential Reasoning, Game Theory, Cognitive Bias, Prisoners' Dilemma Game

15.

An Extension of the Becker Proposition to Non-Expected Utility Theory

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 28 Sep 2016
Sanjit Dhami and Ali al-Nowaihi
University of Leicester and University of Leicester - Department of Economics
Downloads 0 (446,309)

Abstract:

16.

Inequality and Size of the Government When Voters Have Other Regarding Preferences

Posted: 25 Jul 2008
Sanjit Dhami
University of Leicester

Abstract:

Other regarding preferences, Single crossing property, Income inequality, Difference dominance, Median dominance, American Exceptionalism

17.

A Note on the Loewenstein-Prelec Theory of Intertemporal Choice

Mathematical Social Sciences, Vol. 52, 2006
Posted: 04 Jul 2008
Sanjit Dhami
University of Leicester

Abstract:

Anomalies of the DU model, Intertemporal choice, Generalized hyperbolic discounting, Prospect theory

18.

The Political Economy of Redistribution Under Asymmetric Information

Journal of Public Economics, Vol. 87, 2003
Posted: 04 Jul 2008
Sanjit Dhami
University of Leicester

Abstract:

Signaling, Inequality, Redistribution, Political budget cycles