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

629

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 (167,493)
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 (215,811)
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 (215,811)

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 (271,622)

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 (364,227)
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 (339,921)

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 (343,079)
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 (363,506)

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 (435,283)

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 (500,105)

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 (500,105)

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.

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 (513,045)

Abstract:

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

14.

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 (445,339)

Abstract:

15.

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 (440,313)

Abstract:

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

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.

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

18.

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