Arthur J. Robson

Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Department of Economics

Canada Research Chair in Economic Theory and Evolution

8888 University Drive

Burnaby, British Columbia V5A 1S6

Canada

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Scholarly Papers (10)

1.

The Evolution of 'Theory of Mind': Theory and Experiments

Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 1907R
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 06 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 29 Jan 2014
Erik O. Kimbrough, Nikolaus Robalino and Arthur J. Robson
Chapman University - The George L. Argyros School of Business & Economics, Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Department of Economics and Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Department of Economics
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Evolution, Theory of mind

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Biology and the Arguments of Utility

Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 1893R
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 16 Apr 2014
Luis Rayo and Arthur J. Robson
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Department of Economics
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Utility, Biological evolution

Biology and the Arguments of Utility

Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 1893
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 24 Apr 2013
Luis Rayo and Arthur J. Robson
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Department of Economics
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Utility, Biological evolution

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Applying 'Theory of Mind': Theory and Experiments

Games and Economic Behavior, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 08 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 19 Oct 2017
Erik O. Kimbrough, Nikolaus Robalino and Arthur J. Robson
Chapman University - The George L. Argyros School of Business & Economics, Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Department of Economics and Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Department of Economics
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Theory of Mind, Game Theory, Learning, Experiments

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The Evolution of Decision and Experienced Utilities

Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 1678
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 06 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 17 Feb 2010
Arthur J. Robson and Larry Samuelson
Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Department of Economics and Yale University - Department of Economics
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Discounting, Evolution, Present bias, Time preference

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Endogenous Risk Attitudes

CESifo Working Paper No. 9547
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 03 Feb 2022
Nick Netzer, Arthur J. Robson, Jakub Steiner and Pavel Kocourek
University of Zurich, Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Department of Economics, University of Zurich and Charles University in Prague - CERGE-EI, a joint workplace of Charles University and the Economics Institute of the Czech Academy of Sciences
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endogenous preferences, probability distortions, misspecified learning

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Viewpoint: The Economics of Hunter-Gatherer Societies and the Evolution of Human Characteristics

Canadian Journal of Economics, Vol. 39, No. 2, pp. 375-398, May 2006
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 08 May 2006
Arthur J. Robson and Hillard S. Kaplan
Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Department of Economics and University of New Mexico - Program in Interdisciplinary
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Certified Random: A New Order for Co-Authorship

NBER Working Paper No. w22602
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 07 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 05 Oct 2022
Debraj Ray and Arthur J. Robson
New York University (NYU) - Department of Economics and Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Department of Economics
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Adaptive Cardinal Utility1

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 16 Feb 2022
Arthur J. Robson, Lorne A. Whitehead and Nikolaus Robalino
Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Department of Economics, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Utility, cardinal, evolutionary biology, adaptation, neuroscience. JEL Codes: A12, D11

Adaptive Cardinal Utility1

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 16 Feb 2022
Arthur J. Robson, Lorne A. Whitehead and Nikolaus Robalino
Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Department of Economics, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Utility, cardinal, evolutionary biology, adaptation, neuroscience. JEL Codes: A12, D11

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A Bioeconomic View of the Neolithic Transition to Agriculture

Canadian Journal of Economics/Revue canadienne d'économique, Vol. 43, No. 1, pp. 280-300, February/fevrier 2010
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 20 Jan 2010
Arthur J. Robson
Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Department of Economics
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Why Would Nature Give Individuals Utility Functions?

Posted: 10 Nov 2003
Arthur J. Robson
Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Department of Economics

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