Alex Imas

Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Social and Decision Sciences

Pittsburgh, PA 15213-3890

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

12

DOWNLOADS
Rank 4,825

SSRN RANKINGS

Top 4,825

in Total Papers Downloads

8,289

CITATIONS

0

Scholarly Papers (12)

1.

Selling Fast and Buying Slow: Heuristics and Trading Performance of Institutional Investors

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 02 Jan 2019 Last Revised: 12 Apr 2019
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Inalytics Limited, Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Social and Decision Sciences and MIT Sloan School of Management
Downloads 6,276 (973)

Abstract:

Loading...

behavioral finance; limited attention; heuristics; performance evaluation

2.
Downloads 701 ( 34,538)

Do People Anticipate Loss Aversion?

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 20 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 10 Apr 2015
Alex Imas, Sally Sadoff and Anya Samek
Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Social and Decision Sciences, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management and Center for Economic and Social Research (CESR)
Downloads 375 (75,420)

Abstract:

Loading...

loss aversion, incentives, contracts, framing

Do People Anticipate Loss Aversion?

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5277
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 13 Apr 2015
Alex Imas, Sally Sadoff and Anya Samek
Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Social and Decision Sciences, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management and Center for Economic and Social Research (CESR)
Downloads 326 (88,834)

Abstract:

Loading...

3.

Working for 'Warm Glow': On the Benefits and Limits of Prosocial Incentives

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 23 Oct 2013
Alex Imas
Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Social and Decision Sciences
Downloads 355 (81,106)

Abstract:

Loading...

Prosocial, incentives, warm glow

The Dynamics of Discrimination: Theory and Evidence

PIER Working Paper No. 17-021
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 04 Dec 2017
Carnegie Mellon University, Tepper School of Business, Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Social and Decision Sciences and Wayfair, Inc.
Downloads 148 (192,684)

Abstract:

Loading...

Discrimination, Dynamic Behavior, Field Experiment

The Dynamics of Discrimination: Theory and Evidence

PIER Working Paper No. 18-016
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 20 Aug 2018 Last Revised: 23 Aug 2018
Carnegie Mellon University, Tepper School of Business, Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Social and Decision Sciences and Wayfair, Inc.
Downloads 115 (235,005)

Abstract:

Loading...

Discrimination, Dynamic Behavior, Field Experiment

The Dynamics of Discrimination: Theory and Evidence

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP13113
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 21 Aug 2018
Carnegie Mellon University, Tepper School of Business, Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Social and Decision Sciences and Wayfair LLC
Downloads 2 (646,512)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

discrimination

5.

Lab in the Field: Measuring Preferences in the Wild

Forthcoming in the Handbook of Field Experiments, edited by Abhijit Banerjee and Esther Duflo, CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5953
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 19 Jul 2016
Uri Gneezy and Alex Imas
University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management and Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Social and Decision Sciences
Downloads 188 (156,250)

Abstract:

Loading...

experiments, methodology, field experiments

6.

A History of Violence: Field Evidence on Trauma, Discounting and Present Bias

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5338
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 07 May 2015
Alex Imas, Michael Kuhn and Vera Mironova
Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Social and Decision Sciences, University of Oregon - Department of Economics and University of Maryland
Downloads 118 (229,534)

Abstract:

Loading...

present bias, violence, field experiments

7.

Doing Less With More

9th Miami Behavioral Finance Conference 2018
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 29 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 15 Mar 2019
Rawley Heimer and Alex Imas
Boston College - Department of Finance and Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Social and Decision Sciences
Downloads 102 (254,597)

Abstract:

Loading...

Loss Chasing, Disposition Effect, Prospect Theory, Behavioral Finance

8.

Waiting to Choose

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6162
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 06 Dec 2016
Alex Imas, Michael Kuhn and Vera Mironova
Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Social and Decision Sciences, University of Oregon - Department of Economics and University of Maryland
Downloads 98 (261,473)

Abstract:

Loading...

time preferences, waiting periods, heuristics, deliberation, field experiments

Estimating Individual Ambiguity Aversion: A Simple Approach

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5220
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 10 Mar 2015
Uri Gneezy, Alex Imas and John A. List
University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management, Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Social and Decision Sciences and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
Downloads 77 (306,615)

Abstract:

Loading...

ambiguity aversion, experiments, estimation

Estimating Individual Ambiguity Aversion: A Simple Approach

NBER Working Paper No. w20982
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 02 Mar 2015
Uri Gneezy, Alex Imas and John A. List
University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management, Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Social and Decision Sciences and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
Downloads 20 (524,327)

Abstract:

Loading...

10.

Opting-In to Prosocial Incentives

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6840
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 27 Feb 2018
University of Chile, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management, Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Social and Decision Sciences and University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management
Downloads 67 (328,017)

Abstract:

Loading...

decision making, incentives, prosocial behavior, field experiments

11.

Regret in One-Shot and Recurrent Decisions: A Cautionary Tale

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5939
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 07 Jul 2016
Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Social and Decision Sciences, University of Pittsburgh and University of Pittsburgh
Downloads 22 (495,782)

Abstract:

Loading...

regret aversion, separability, incentives

12.

The Realization Effect: Risk-Taking after Realized versus Paper Losses

Posted: 04 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 22 Aug 2014
Alex Imas
Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Social and Decision Sciences

Abstract:

Loading...

dynamic risk attitudes, prior losses, choice bracketing