Joshua Foster

University of Wisconsin - Oshkosh

Assistant Professor of Economics

800 Algoma Blvd.

Oshkosh, WI 54901

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

10

DOWNLOADS

323

SSRN CITATIONS

6

CROSSREF CITATIONS

1

Scholarly Papers (10)

1.

Duluth vs. Cognitive Behavioral Therapy: A Natural Field Experiment on Intimate Partner Violence Diversion Programs

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 19 Aug 2019
University of Wisconsin - Oshkosh, University of Wisconsin - Oshkosh, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Wisconsin - Oshkosh - College of Business
Downloads 84 (322,419)

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Batterer Intervention, Domestic Violence, Experiments, Recidivism

2.

Behavioral Demand Effects When Buyers Anticipate Inventory Shortages

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 20 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 17 Aug 2019
Joshua Foster, Cary A. Deck and Amy Farmer
University of Wisconsin - Oshkosh, University of Alabama - Department of Economics, Finance and Legal Studies and University of Arkansas - Department of Economics
Downloads 42 (452,656)
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Inventory, Retailing, Simulation, Behavioural OR

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Loss Aversion and Sunk Cost Sensitivity in All-pay Auctions for Charity: Theory and Experiments

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 28 Feb 2017 Last Revised: 02 Nov 2019
Joshua Foster
University of Wisconsin - Oshkosh
Downloads 41 (456,886)

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Auctions, Market Design, Charitable Giving

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Alliances in Defense against an Opportunistic Opponent: Theory and Experiments

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 14 Aug 2012
Cary A. Deck, Joshua Foster and Hongwei Song
University of Alabama - Department of Economics, Finance and Legal Studies, University of Wisconsin - Oshkosh and Bellarmine University
Downloads 38 (469,684)
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Contests, All-Pay Auctions, Alliances, Conflict Resolution, Terrorism, Arms Race, Experiments

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Putting Social Preferences to Work: Can Revealed Preferences Predict Real Effort Provision

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 14 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 11 Aug 2013
Joshua Foster
University of Wisconsin - Oshkosh
Downloads 38 (469,684)
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Social Preferences, Real Effort, Revealed Preference

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On the Relative Efficiency of Crowdsourced Rating Mechanisms: Experimental Evidence

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 29 Oct 2019
Joshua Foster
University of Wisconsin - Oshkosh
Downloads 20 (566,821)

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search, recommender systems, mechanism design, voting, networks, social networks, social media, experiments

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The Relationship between In-Person Voting and Covid-19: Evidence from the Wisconsin Primary

NBER Working Paper No. w27187
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 18 May 2020 Last Revised: 29 May 2020
University of Wisconsin - Oshkosh, University of Wisconsin - Oshkosh - Department of Economics, University of Wisconsin - Oshkosh, Ball State University - Department of Economics and Ball State University - Department of Economics
Downloads 19 (573,356)

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Wars of Attrition with Endogenously Determined Budget Constraints

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 20 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 07 Oct 2019
Joshua Foster
University of Wisconsin - Oshkosh
Downloads 17 (586,200)

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War of attrition, All-pay auction, Contest design, Budget constraint

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Thank You for Being a Friend: The Roles of Strong and Weak Social Network Ties in Attracting Backers to Crowdfunded Campaigns

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 19 Aug 2019 Last Revised: 07 Oct 2019
Joshua Foster
University of Wisconsin - Oshkosh
Downloads 13 (612,847)
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Crowdfunding, New Ventures, Entrepreneurial Finance, Startups

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Charity Auctions as Assets: All-Pay vs. Winner-Pay Mechanisms in Mean-Variance Space

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 10 Jan 2020
Joshua Foster and Michael Ryan Haley
University of Wisconsin - Oshkosh and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 11 (626,838)

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Auctions, Charitable Giving, Mean-variance relation, Risk-return tradeoff