Daniel Houser

George Mason University - Department of Economics

Professor

4400 University Drive

Fairfax, VA 22030

United States

Interdisciplinary Center for Economic Science

Professor

5th Floor, Vernon Smith Hall

George Mason University

Arlington, VA 22201

United States

http://mason.gmu.edu/~dhouser/

George Mason University - Mercatus Center

Senior Research Fellow

3434 Washington Blvd., 4th Floor

Arlington, VA 22201

United States

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Scholarly Papers (62)

1.

Temptation at Work

PLoS One, Vol. 8, No. 1, 2013, Harvard Business School Research Paper No. 11-090
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 28 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 11 Jan 2014
Alessandro Bucciol, Daniel Houser and Marco Piovesan
University of Verona - Department of Economics, George Mason University - Department of Economics and University of Copenhagen - Department of Economics
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Temptation, Willpower, Lab Experiment

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Temptation and Commitment in the Laboratory

Institute for Empirical Research in Economics, University of Zurich Working Paper No. 488
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 26 May 2010
George Mason University - Department of Economics, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz - Gutenberg School of Economics and Management, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU) and Monash University
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Self-control, willpower, temptation, commitment, laboratory experiment

Temptation and Commitment in the Laboratory

Games and Economic Behavior, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 17 Nov 2017 Last Revised: 19 Nov 2017
George Mason University - Department of Economics, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz - Gutenberg School of Economics and Management, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU) and Monash University
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self-control, willpower, temptation, commitment, laboratory experiment

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Public Choice Issues in Collective Action: Constituent Group Pressures and International Global Warming Regulation

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 17 Aug 2000
Daniel Houser, Joseph R. Bial and Gary D. Libecap
George Mason University - Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Law School and University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB) - Donald Bren School of Environmental Science & Management
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Dishonesty: From Parents to Children

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 15-15, CESR-Schaeffer Working Paper
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 30 Dec 2014 Last Revised: 19 Sep 2015
George Mason University - Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of Copenhagen - Department of Economics, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU)
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cheating, dishonesty, ethical judgment, social utility, field experiment

On the Origins of Dishonesty: From Parents to Children

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8906
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 23 Mar 2015
George Mason University - Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of Copenhagen - Department of Economics, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU)
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cheating, dishonesty, ethical judgment, social utility, field experiment

On the Origins of Dishonesty: From Parents to Children

NBER Working Paper No. w20897
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 02 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 06 Feb 2022
George Mason University - Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of Copenhagen - Department of Economics, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU)
Downloads 29 (653,376)

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Deception and Political Participation: Theory and Laboratory Evidence

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 12-27
Number of pages: 80 Posted: 26 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 05 Nov 2013
Daniel Houser, Sandra Ludwig and Thomas Stratmann
George Mason University - Department of Economics, Ulm University and George Mason University - Buchanan Center Political Economy
Downloads 234 (182,184)
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voter information, turnout, participation in elections, campaign finance, deceptive advertising

Deception and Political Participation: Theory and Laboratory Evidence

Economic Inquiry, Vol. 54, Issue 1, pp. 464-484, 2016
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 27 Nov 2015
Daniel Houser, Sandra Ludwig and Thomas Stratmann
George Mason University - Department of Economics, Ulm University and George Mason University - Buchanan Center Political Economy
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When Punishment Fails: Research on Sanctions, Intentions and Non-Cooperation

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 30 Aug 2005
George Mason University - Department of Economics, Monash University, George Mason University - Department of Economics and Chapman University - Economic Science Institute
Downloads 233 (183,325)
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experiment, intentions, sanctions, trust, cooperation

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Fairness and Cheating

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 11-02
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 02 Feb 2011
Daniel Houser, Stefan Vetter and Joachim K. Winter
George Mason University - Department of Economics, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU) and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU)
Downloads 224 (190,295)
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cheating, fairness, experimental design

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Gender Composition, Stereotype and the Contribution of Ideas

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 17-26
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 20 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 01 Aug 2017
Jingnan Chen and Daniel Houser
University of Exeter and George Mason University - Department of Economics
Downloads 221 (192,865)
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gender, group performance, willingness to contribute, gender composition, stereotype

Sign Me Up! A Model and Field Experiment on Volunteering

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 12 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 22 Jul 2018
Erte Xiao and Daniel Houser
Monash University and George Mason University - Department of Economics
Downloads 177 (235,474)
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volunteering; incentives; pro-social attitudes; cognitive dissonance; field experiment

SIGN ME UP! PROMOTING VOLUNTEERING WITH A COMPOUND TASK MECHANISM

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 14-02
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 24 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 03 Jul 2022
Erte Xiao and Daniel Houser
Monash University and George Mason University - Department of Economics
Downloads 38 (596,051)
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volunteering; incentives; pro-social attitudes; cognitive dissonance; field experiment

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The Life and Times of Gordon Tullock

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 11-56
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 21 Dec 2011
Charles K. Rowley and Daniel Houser
George Mason University - Department of Economics and George Mason University - Department of Economics
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Gordon Tullock, Tullock’s life, Tullock’s times

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Honest Lies

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 11-16
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 04 Apr 2011
Li Hao and Daniel Houser
University of Arkansas - Department of Economics and George Mason University - Department of Economics
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Leverage and Asset Prices: An Experiment

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 12-05
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 08 Feb 2012
Marco Cipriani, Ana Fostel and Daniel Houser
Federal Reserve Bank of New York, University of Virginia and George Mason University - Department of Economics
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leverage, asset pricing, experimental economics

Leverage and Asset Prices: An Experiment

FRB of New York Staff Report No. 548
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 25 Feb 2012
Marco Cipriani, Ana Fostel and Daniel Houser
Federal Reserve Bank of New York, International Monetary Fund (IMF) and George Mason University - Department of Economics
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leverage, asset pricing, experimental economics

Leverage and Asset Prices: An Experiment

NBER Working Paper No. w26701
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 28 Jan 2020 Last Revised: 17 Jun 2022
Marco Cipriani, Ana Fostel and Daniel Houser
Federal Reserve Bank of New York, University of Virginia - Department of Economics and George Mason University - Department of Economics
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A Demand for Encompassment: A Hayekian Experimental Parable about Political Psychology

Rationality and Society, Forthcoming, GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 11-15.
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 04 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 09 Apr 2014
George Mason University - Department of Economics, George Mason University - Department of Economics, George Mason University - Department of Economics and George Mason University - Department of Economics
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Encompassment, political psychology, Hayek, the people’s romance, Durkheim

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What You Don't Know Won't Hurt You: A Laboratory Analysis of Betrayal Aversion

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 10-13
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 13 Apr 2010
Jason Anthony Aimone and Daniel Houser
Baylor University - Department of Economics and George Mason University - Department of Economics
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Leadership: Who Matters

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 21 Oct 2007
George Mason University - Department of Economics, George Mason University, George Mason University, University of Richmond - Jepson School of Leadership Studies and Monash University
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leadership, cooperation, public goods experiment, social dilemma

Social Preferences and Social Curiosity

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 18-19
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 11 Jul 2018 Last Revised: 05 Nov 2018
Weiwei Tasch and Daniel Houser
University of Pennsylvania - School of Arts & Sciences and George Mason University - Department of Economics
Downloads 112 (337,921)
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Laboratory Experiment, Inequity Aversion, Social Curiosity, Information, Sequential Public Goods Game

Social Preferences and Social Curiosity

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 7132
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 27 Aug 2018
Weiwei Tasch and Daniel Houser
University of Pennsylvania - School of Arts & Sciences and George Mason University - Department of Economics
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laboratory experiment, curiosity, inequality aversion, sequential public goods game

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Emergent Star Networks with Ex Ante Homogeneous Agents

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 12-33
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 18 Jun 2012
Rong Rong and Daniel Houser
Weber State University (WSU) and George Mason University - Department of Economics
Downloads 134 (294,983)
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Star Networks, cluster analysis, information

Beware of Popular Kids Bearing Gifts: A Framed Field Experiment

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 01 Mar 2014
University of Exeter, George Mason University - Department of Economics, University of Lund, School of Economics and University of Copenhagen - Department of Economics
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popularity, children, field experiment, public decision making, pro-social behavior

Beware of Popular Kids Bearing Gifts: A Framed Field Experiment

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 14-04
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 12 Mar 2014
University of Exeter, George Mason University - Department of Economics, University of Lund, School of Economics and University of Copenhagen - Department of Economics
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popularity; children; field experiment; public decision making; prosocial behavior

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Distinguishing Trust from Risk: An Anatomy of the Investment Game

University of Zurich Institute for Empirical Research in Economics Working Paper No. 450
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 17 Oct 2009
Daniel Houser, Daniel Schunk and Joachim K. Winter
George Mason University - Department of Economics, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz - Gutenberg School of Economics and Management and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU)
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The Causal Effect of Market Participation on Trust: An Experimental Investigation Using Randomized Control

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 11-38
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 03 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 06 Mar 2013
George Mason University - Department of EconomicsDerasat, George Mason University - Department of Economics, George Mason University - Department of Economics, Trinity University and George Mason University - Department of Economics
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trust, markets, institutions, belief, priming

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Money or Friends: Social Identity and Deception in Networks

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 15-14
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 05 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2015
Rong Rong and Daniel Houser
Weber State University (WSU) and George Mason University - Department of Economics
Downloads 115 (329,805)
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social networks, deception, committee decision making, strategic information transmission, parochial altruism, experiments

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Promises and Lies: Can Observers Detect Deception

GMU Interdisciplinary Center for Economic Science Department of Economics Paper No. 13-14
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 17 Jun 2013
Jingnan Chen and Daniel Houser
University of Exeter and George Mason University - Department of Economics
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Selling Favors in the Lab: Experiments on Campaign Finance Reform

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1727
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 17 Apr 2006
Daniel Houser and Thomas Stratmann
George Mason University - Department of Economics and George Mason University - Buchanan Center Political Economy
Downloads 110 (340,216)

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voting, campaign finance, experiments, special interests

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High Stakes Behavior with Low Payoffs: Inducing Preferences with Holt-Laury Gambles

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 08 Jun 2009
Chapman University (Deceased), George Mason University - Department of Economics, Baylor University - Department of Economics, George Washington University and University of Arizona, Philosophy, Politics, Economics and Law ProgramCenter for Interuniversity Research and Analysis on Organization (CIRANO)
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Inducing preferences, high-stakes, experiments

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Social Approval, Competition, and Cooperation

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 11-39
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 03 Oct 2011
Xiaofei Pan and Daniel Houser
George Mason University - Department of Economics and George Mason University - Department of Economics
Downloads 97 (369,616)
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Social approval, cooperation, signaling and competition

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Delegating Altruism: Toward an Understanding of Agency in Charitable Giving

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 16-38
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 16 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 13 Oct 2016
Luigi Butera and Daniel Houser
Copenhagen Business School and George Mason University - Department of Economics
Downloads 93 (379,541)
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Altruism, Laboratory Experiment, Agency, Charitable Giving

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An Economic Analysis of Business Drinking: Evidence from a Lab-in-the-field Experiment

GMU Working Paper in Economics Forthcoming
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 27 Nov 2019
Jianxin Wang and Daniel Houser
Central South University and George Mason University - Department of Economics
Downloads 91 (384,689)
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Business drinking; Communication; Guilt aversion; Alcohol myopia; Gender difference

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Turned Off or Turned Out? Campaign Advertising, Information, and Voting

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 29 Jul 2008
Daniel Houser, Rebecca Morton and Thomas Stratmann
George Mason University - Department of Economics, New York University (NYU) - Wilf Family Department of Politics and George Mason University - Buchanan Center Political Economy
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voter information, turnout, participation in elections, campaign finance, campaign expenditures

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Financing and Signaling Decisions under Asymmetric Information

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 12-36
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 02 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 23 Sep 2012
Angelina Christie and Daniel Houser
Office of the Comptroller of the Currency and George Mason University - Department of Economics
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Underpricing, Signaling, Financing, Asymmetric Information, Experiment

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Getting it Right the First Time: Belief Elicitation with Novice Participants

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 10-12
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 13 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 20 Apr 2010
Li Hao and Daniel Houser
University of Arkansas - Department of Economics and George Mason University - Department of Economics
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probabilistic belief elicitation, declarative mechanism, clock mechanism, proper scoring rules, laboratory experiment

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Public Implementation Eliminates Detrimental Effects of Punishment on Human Cooperation

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1977
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 16 Feb 2006
Erte Xiao and Daniel Houser
Monash University and George Mason University - Department of Economics
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punishment, cooperation, public goods game, social norms, experiments

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Do Females Always Generate Small Bubbles? Experimental Evidence from U.S. and China

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 17-30
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 07 Sep 2017
Jianxin Wang, Daniel Houser and Hui Xu
Central South University, George Mason University - Department of Economics and Beijing Normal University
Downloads 88 (392,672)
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Gender differences, Bubbles, Experimental asset markets, Culture differences

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The Costs of Conflict

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 11-33
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 04 Sep 2011
George Mason University - Department of Economics, George Mason University - Department of Economics, George Mason University - Department of Economics and George Mason University - Department of Economics
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conflict, anarchy, experimental economics, political economy

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Inequality-Seeking Punishment

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 08 Aug 2009
Daniel Houser and Erte Xiao
George Mason University - Department of Economics and Monash University
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inequality aversion, punishment, dictator games, experimetnal economics

Inequality-Seeking Punishment

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 10-17
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 15 May 2010
Daniel Houser and Erte Xiao
George Mason University - Department of Economics and Monash University
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Deception in Networks: A Laboratory Study

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 14-41
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 24 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 11 Dec 2014
Rong Rong and Daniel Houser
Weber State University (WSU) and George Mason University - Department of Economics
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social networks, deception, strategic information transmission, experiments

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Revisiting Gender Differences in Ultimatum Bargaining: Experimental Evidence from the US and China

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 17-34
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 10 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 08 Oct 2018
Shuwen Li, Xiangdong Qin and Daniel Houser
Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU) - Antai College of Economics and Management, Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU) and George Mason University - Department of Economics
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Gender differences, Cultural differences, Laboratory experiment, Ultimatum game, Bargaining

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Mating Strategies and Gender Differences in Pro-Sociality: Theory and Evidence

CESifo Economic Studies, 2011, doi:10.1093/cesifo/ifr020, GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 12-32
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 18 Jun 2012
Xiaofei Pan and Daniel Houser
George Mason University - Department of Economics and George Mason University - Department of Economics
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welfare economics, pro-social behaviors, gender differences

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Demanding or Deferring? An Experimental Analysis of the Economic Value of Communication with Attitude

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 15-57
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 11 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 17 Apr 2019
Siyu Wang and Daniel Houser
Wichita State University - W. Frank Barton School of Business - Department of Economics and George Mason University - Department of Economics
Downloads 69 (450,590)
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communication, coordination, experiment, attitude, gender

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Broken Promises and Hidden Partnerships: An Experiment

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 13-29
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 19 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 03 Dec 2016
Jingnan Chen and Daniel Houser
University of Exeter and George Mason University - Department of Economics
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informal contract, communication, behavioral game theory, multi-trust game

Private and Public Decisions in Social Dilemmas: Evidence from Children’s Behavior

Harvard Business School Research Paper Series No. 12-073
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 21 Feb 2012
Daniel Houser, Natalia Montinari and Marco Piovesan
George Mason University - Department of Economics, University of Lund, School of Economics and University of Copenhagen - Department of Economics
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Private and Public Decisions in Social Dilemmas: Evidence from Children’s Behavior

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 12-08
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 29 Feb 2012
Daniel Houser, Natalia Montinari and Marco Piovesan
George Mason University - Department of Economics, University of Lund, School of Economics and University of Copenhagen - Department of Economics
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Raising the Price of Talk: An Experimental Analysis of Transparent Leadership

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 14-12
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 19 May 2014
George Mason University - Department of Economics, George Mason University - Center for Study of Public Choice, George Mason University, University of Richmond - Jepson School of Leadership Studies and Monash University
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Selfless behavior, Transparency, Experimental economics

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Analysis of Non-Stationary Dynamics in the Financial System

Economics Letters, Vol. 131, No. 3, 2013
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 20 Jul 2014
MITRE Corporation, MITRE Corporation, MITRE Corporation, MITRE Corporation and George Mason University - Department of Economics
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non-stationary time series; functional PCA; Synchrosqueezing; multi-time scale characteristics; detection of macroeconomic instability

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Financing and Signaling Under Asymmetric Information

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 27 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 05 Jun 2013
Angelina Christie and Daniel Houser
Office of the Comptroller of the Currency and George Mason University - Department of Economics
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Financing, Signaling, Underpricing, Asymmetric Information, Experiment

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A Field Study of Chinese Migrant Workers’ Attitudes Towards Risks, Strategic Uncertainty, and Competitiveness

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 14-16
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 29 May 2014 Last Revised: 21 Jul 2014
Li Hao, Daniel Houser, Lei Mao and Marie Claire Villeval
University of Arkansas - Department of Economics, George Mason University - Department of Economics, University of Angers - Institute of Economic Theory and Analysis (GATE) and Groupe d'Analyse et de Théorie Economique (GATE), CNRS
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Migration, risk preferences, strategic uncertainty, ambiguity, field experiment

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The Costs of Conflict

Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, Vol. 97, 2014
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 04 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 11 Mar 2014
Johnson & Wales University, George Mason University - Department of Economics, George Mason University - Department of Economics and George Mason University - Department of Economics
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conflict, anarchy, experimental economics, political economy

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Relative Income and Happiness: An Experiment

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11763
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 17 Sep 2018
John Ifcher, Homa Zarghamee, Daniel Houser and Lina Diaz
Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department, Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business, George Mason University - Department of Economics and George Mason University
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subjective well-being, relative income, others' income, income comparisons, happiness, experiments

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The Opioid Crisis and Secondary Markets: Evidence from a Laboratory Experiment

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 17 Feb 2022
Yue Deng and Daniel Houser
George Mason University and George Mason University - Department of Economics
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prescription opioids, secondary market, over prescription, opioid crisis

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A Field Study of Chinese Migrant Workers' Attitudes Toward Risks, Strategic Uncertainty, and Competitiveness

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 28 May 2014
Li Hao, Daniel Houser, Lei Mao and Marie Claire Villeval
University of Arkansas - Sam M. Walton College of Business, George Mason University - Department of Economics, University of Angers - Institute of Economic Theory and Analysis (GATE) and Groupe d'Analyse et de Théorie Economique (GATE), CNRS
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Migration, risk preferences, strategic uncertainty, ambiguity, field experiment

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Endogenous Leverage and Default in the Laboratory

FRB of New York Staff Report No. 900, November 2019
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 11 Nov 2019
Marco Cipriani, Ana Fostel and Daniel Houser
Federal Reserve Bank of New York, University of Virginia - Department of Economics and George Mason University - Department of Economics
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collateral, default, double auction, experimental economics, leverage

Endogenous Leverage and Default in the Laboratory

NBER Working Paper No. w26469
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 18 Nov 2019 Last Revised: 29 Apr 2022
Marco Cipriani, Ana Fostel and Daniel Houser
Federal Reserve Bank of New York, University of Virginia - Department of Economics and George Mason University - Department of Economics
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A New Mechanism to Alleviate the Crises of Confidence in Science - With An Application to the Public Goods Game

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 20-15
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 12 May 2020
Copenhagen Business School, Monash University - Department of Economics, George Mason University - Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and Groupe d'Analyse et de Théorie Economique (GATE), CNRS
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Replication, science, public goods, uncertainty, experiment

A New Mechanism to Alleviate the Crises of Confidence in Science-With an Application to the Public Goods Game

NBER Working Paper No. w26801
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 02 Mar 2020 Last Revised: 26 Mar 2022
Copenhagen Business School, Monash University - Department of Economics, George Mason University - Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and Groupe d'Analyse et de Théorie Economique (GATE), CNRS
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If Wages Fell During a Recession

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 2019-02
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 07 Aug 2019
Joy Buchanan and Daniel Houser
Samford University and George Mason University - Department of Economics
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wage rigidity

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Reputation in Auctions: Theory, and Evidence from Ebay

Journal of Economics & Management Strategy, Vol. 15, pp. 353-369, Summer 2006
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 08 May 2006
Daniel Houser and John Wooders
George Mason University - Department of Economics and New York University Abu Dhabi
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The Aspirational Income Hypothesis: On the Limits of the Relative Income Hypothesis

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 27 Feb 2021
Doha Institute for Graduate Studies - School of Public Administration and Development Economics, Baylor University - Department of Economics, George Mason University - Department of Economics, Wichita State University - W. Frank Barton School of Business - Department of Economics, Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and George Mason University, Department of Economics, Students
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Peer Group, Desire, Status, Happiness, Pecuniary (hedonic) Incentive, Ability, Experiment

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A Field Study of Chinese Migrant Workers' Attitudes Toward Risks, Strategic Uncertainty, and Competitiveness

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8227
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 14 Jun 2014
Li Hao, Daniel Houser, Lei Mao and Marie Claire Villeval
University of Arkansas - Department of Economics, George Mason University - Department of Economics, University of Angers - Institute of Economic Theory and Analysis (GATE) and Groupe d'Analyse et de Théorie Economique (GATE), CNRS
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migration, risk preferences, strategic uncertainty, ambiguity, field experiment

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Estimating Social Preferences Using Stated Satisfaction: Novel Support for Inequity Aversion

IZA Discussion Paper No. 14347
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 15 May 2021
Lina Diaz, Daniel Houser, John Ifcher and Homa Zarghamee
George Mason University, George Mason University - Department of Economics, Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department and Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business
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Asymmetric Shocks in Contests: Theory and Experiment

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 04 Jan 2022
Jian Song and Daniel Houser
Chapman University and George Mason University - Department of Economics
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Asymmetric random shock, Tournament, Winner, Loser, laboratory experiment

Asymmetric Shocks in Contests: Theory and Experiment

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 04 Jan 2022
Jian Song and Daniel Houser
Chapman University and George Mason University - Department of Economics
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Asymmetric random shock, Tournament, Winner, Loser, laboratory experiment

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Do Image Spillovers Deter Rule Breaking?

GATE LYON SAINT-ETIENNE, WP 1819 – September 2018
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 11 Oct 2018
Université de Lyon - Groupe d'Analyse et de Théorie Economique Lyon Saint-Etienne (GATE), Anthropo lab and George Mason University - Department of Economics
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Social image, Group image, Misreporting, Experiment

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Do Image Spillovers Deter Rule Breaking?

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 18-32
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 21 Nov 2018
Rémi Suchon and Daniel Houser
Anthropo lab and George Mason University - Department of Economics
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Social image, Group image, Misreporting, Experiment

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Trust in the Executive: Requiring Consensus and Turn-Taking in the Experimental Lab

Durant, Thomas Clark, Michael Weintraub, Daniel Houser, and Shuwen Li. 2018. "Trust in the executive: Requiring consensus and turn-taking in the experimental lab." Journal of Peace Research 55(5): 609-624.
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 18 Jun 2021
Warrington College of Business, UF, Universidad de los Andes, Colombia, George Mason University - Department of Economics and Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU) - Antai College of Economics and Management
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A New Mechanism to Alleviate the Crises of Confidence in Science With An Application to the Public Goods Game

GMU Working Paper in Economics Forthcoming
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 08 May 2020
Copenhagen Business School, Monash University - Department of Economics, George Mason University - Department of Economics and Groupe d'Analyse et de Théorie Economique (GATE), CNRS
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Replication, science, public goods, uncertainty, experiment

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Financing and Signaling Decisions under Asymmetric Information: An Experimental Study

Christie, A., & Houser, D. (2019). Financing and signaling decisions under asymmetric information: an experimental study. Review of Behavioral Finance,11(2), 102-127.
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 31 Jan 2022 Last Revised: 14 Mar 2022
Angelina Christie and Daniel Houser
Office of the Comptroller of the Currency and George Mason University - Department of Economics
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Underpricing, Signaling, Financing, Asymmetric Information, Experiment

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Emotion Expression in Human Punishment Behavior

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, Vol. 102, No. 20, pp. 7398-7401
Posted: 30 Aug 2005
Erte Xiao and Daniel Houser
Monash University and George Mason University - Department of Economics

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ultimatum game, emotion expression, sanctions, cooperation