Kristian López Vargas

University of California, Santa Cruz

Assistant Professor

1156 High Street

Economics

Santa Cruz, CA 95064

United States

http://kmlv.github.io/

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

12

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2,786

SSRN CITATIONS

15

CROSSREF CITATIONS

4

Scholarly Papers (12)

1.

UCSC LEEPS Lab Protocol for Online Economics Experiments

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 03 Jun 2020
Shuchen Zhao, Kristian López Vargas, Daniel Friedman and Marco Gutierrez
Dongbei University of Finance and Economics - Institute for Advanced Economic Research, University of California, Santa Cruz, University of California, Santa Cruz - Department of Economics and Columbia University, Department of Economics
Downloads 690 (70,141)
Citation 2

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Economics Laboratory Experiments

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Experiments in High-Frequency Trading: Comparing Two Market Institutions

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 04 May 2018 Last Revised: 01 Mar 2019
Eric M. Aldrich and Kristian López Vargas
University of California, Santa Cruz and University of California, Santa Cruz
Downloads 649 (75,856)
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Market Design, Auctions, High-Frequency Trading, Continuous Double Auction, Frequent Batch Auction

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El Reciclaje en el Perú Urbano: Acceso, Hábitos y Percepciones (Recycling in Urban Peru: Habits, Attitudes and Perceptions)

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 06 May 2022 Last Revised: 04 Jul 2022
Kristian López Vargas, Paula Armas and Martín Sánchez Basurco
University of California, Santa Cruz, BEX Consulting and BEX Consulting
Downloads 265 (212,029)

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Recycling, Environmental

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Algorithmic Assortative Matching on a Digital Social Medium

Information Systems Research
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 28 Nov 2021 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2022
Kristian López Vargas, Julian Runge and Ruizhi (Rachel) Zhang
University of California, Santa Cruz, Duke University (Visiting Scholar) and University of California, Santa Cruz
Downloads 232 (241,611)

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Assortative Matching, Social Media, Field Experiments, Freemium, Systems Design and Implementation

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Disentangling Risk and Other-Regarding Preferences

Number of pages: 70 Posted: 09 Jan 2023 Last Revised: 14 Apr 2023
Paul Feldman and Kristian López Vargas
Texas A&M University and University of California, Santa Cruz
Downloads 206 (270,119)

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Risk Attitudes, Social Preferences, Other-Regarding preferences, Fairness, Inequality, Ex-Ante Fairness, Ex-Post Fairness, Epstein-Zin preferences.

6.

Policies for Transactional De-Dollarization: A Laboratory Study

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 15 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 07 Sep 2021
Central Reserve Bank of Peru, Central Reserve Bank of Peru, University of California, Santa Cruz and Central Reserve Bank of Peru
Downloads 171 (319,000)

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Bimonetary Economy, Dollarization, Central Bank, Monetary Policy, Experiment, Money

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An oTree-Based Flexible Architecture for Financial Market Experiments

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 12 Apr 2019
Eric M. Aldrich, Hasan Ali Demirci and Kristian López Vargas
University of California, Santa Cruz, University Of California, Santa Cruz and University of California, Santa Cruz
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Market Design, Experimental Finance, Algorithmic Trading, Laboratory Experiments, Economic Software

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Improving the Cost-Effectiveness of the Conservation Reserve Program: A Laboratory Study

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 18 Apr 2018 Last Revised: 18 Dec 2020
University of Maryland - Department of Economics, U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS), Resource and Rural Economics Division, U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS), U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), University of California, Santa Cruz and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS)
Downloads 146 (364,243)
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Auctions, Conservation, Market Design, Conservation Reserve Program

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Correcting Misperceptions About Trends and Norms to Address Weak Collective Action

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 04 Jan 2023 Last Revised: 30 Jan 2023
German Institute of Development and Sustainability (IDOS), University of East Anglia (UEA), University of California, Santa Cruz, Max Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods and Independent
Downloads 132 (394,142)

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Belief updating, social norms, recycling, collective action

10.

Experiments in High-Frequency Trading: Comparing Two Market Institutions, Online Appendices

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 22 Mar 2019
Eric M. Aldrich and Kristian López Vargas
University of California, Santa Cruz and University of California, Santa Cruz
Downloads 51 (699,956)
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Efficiency in Queuing Under Decentralized Mechanisms

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 10 Jan 2023 Last Revised: 14 Apr 2023
Kristian López Vargas, Brett Williams and Shuchen Zhao
University of California, Santa Cruz, University of New South Wales and Dongbei University of Finance and Economics - Institute for Advanced Economic Research
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Queuing, Decentralized mechanisms, TIOLI, Auction, Indirect Reciprocity

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Price Caps and Scores in Multi-Object,Pay-As-Bid Procurement Auctions

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 12 Feb 2021
Kristian López Vargas and Gregory Klevans
University of California, Santa Cruz and University of California, Santa Cruz
Downloads 42 (758,661)

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Auctions, Market Design, Conservation, Conservation Reserve Program, Price Cap, Reference Price, Procurement Auction.