Leeat Yariv

Princeton University

Professor of Economics

Princeton, NJ 08544-1021

United States

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Scholarly Papers (28)

1.

The Non-Existence of Representative Agents

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 01 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 09 Sep 2017
Matthew O. Jackson and Leeat Yariv
Stanford University - Department of Economics and Princeton University
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Representative Agents, Collective Decisions

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Collective Dynamic Choice: The Necessity of Time Inconsistency

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 31 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 23 Nov 2014
Matthew O. Jackson and Leeat Yariv
Stanford University - Department of Economics and Princeton University
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Preference Aggregation, Collective Preferences, Time Consistency, Intransitive Preferences, Voting, Cyclic Preferences, Present Bias, Hyperbolic Discounting, Social Welfare Ordering

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I'll See it When I Believe it ? A Simple Model of Cognitive Consistency

Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 1352
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 14 Feb 2002
Leeat Yariv
Princeton University
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Belief Utility, Cognitive Dissonance, Confirmatory Bias, Overconfidence, Selective Exposure

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Present Bias and Collective Dynamic Choice in the Lab

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 13 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 12 Apr 2014
Matthew O. Jackson and Leeat Yariv
Stanford University - Department of Economics and Princeton University
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collective decisions, time inconsistency, collective utility functions, consumption plans, representative agents, voting, voting rules, majority voting, transitivity, hyperbolic discounting, present bias

Gender and Racial Biases: Evidence from Child Adoption

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2921
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 02 Feb 2010
Washington University in St. Louis, Duke University, London School of Economics - Department of Economics and Princeton University
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child adoption, gender bias, racial bias, search, matching

Gender and Racial Biases: Evidence from Child Adoption

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP7647
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 08 Feb 2010
Washington University in St. Louis, Duke University, London School of Economics - Department of Economics and Princeton University
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Child Adoption, Gender Bias, Matching, Racial Bias, Search

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Believe and Let Believe: Axiomatic Foundations for Belief Dependent Utility Functionals

Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 1344
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 14 Jan 2002
Leeat Yariv
Princeton University
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Axiomatic Foundations, Beliefs, Time Preference, Utility

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Optimal Dynamic Matching

Number of pages: 65 Posted: 10 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 17 Jun 2018
Washington University in St. Louis, University of Pennsylvania and Princeton University
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Dynamic Matching, Mechanism Design, Adoption, Kidney Exchange, Labor Markets

Optimal Dynamic Matching

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP12986
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 18 Jun 2018 Last Revised: 25 Jun 2018
Washington University in St. Louis, Washington University in St. Louis and Princeton University
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Dynamic Matching, market design, mechanism design, Organ Donation

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What Makes Voters Turn Out: The Effects of Polls and Beliefs

University of Zurich Department of Economics Working Paper No. 67
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 28 Mar 2012
California Institute of Technology, University of Zurich, University of Arizona - Eller College of Management and Princeton University
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Collective Choice, Polls, Strategic Voting

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Committee Design in the Presence of Communication

Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 1411
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 17 Mar 2003
Dino Gerardi and Leeat Yariv
Yale University - Cowles Foundation and Princeton University
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Communication, Collective Choice, Mechanism Design, Strategic Voting, Information Acquisition

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Information Acquisition in Committees

Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 1411R
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 03 Sep 2007
Dino Gerardi and Leeat Yariv
Yale University - Cowles Foundation and Princeton University
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D71, D72, D78

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An Experimental Study of Jury Deliberation

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 22 Sep 2009
Jacob K. Goeree and Leeat Yariv
University of Zurich and Princeton University
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Jury Decision Making, Deliberative Voting, Strategic Voting

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On the Efficiency of Stable Matchings in Large Markets

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 10 Jul 2014
SangMok Lee and Leeat Yariv
University of Pennsylvania and Princeton University
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Matching, Stability, Efficiency, Market Design

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Similarity and Polarization in Groups

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 22 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 21 Apr 2009
Mariagiovanna Baccara and Leeat Yariv
Washington University in St. Louis and Princeton University
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Homophily, Polarization, Group Formation, Information Collection

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Sequential Deliberation

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 05 Nov 2010
Alessandro Lizzeri and Leeat Yariv
New York University - Department of Economics - Leonard N. Stern School of Business and Princeton University
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Deliberation, Voting, Juries

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Government Policy with Time Inconsistent Voters

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 31 Jul 2012
New York University (NYU) - Department of Economics, New York University - Department of Economics - Leonard N. Stern School of Business and Princeton University
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time inconsistency, behavioral political economy, nudge, public debt

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Collective Self-Control

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 31 Jul 2012
Alessandro Lizzeri and Leeat Yariv
New York University - Department of Economics - Leonard N. Stern School of Business and Princeton University
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Time Inconsistency, Political Economy, Nudge Policies

Collective Self Control

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP10458
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 02 Mar 2015
Alessandro Lizzeri and Leeat Yariv
New York University - Department of Economics - Leonard N. Stern School of Business and Princeton University
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behavioral political economy, hyperbolic discounting, time inconsistency

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Homophily in Peer Groups

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 23 Apr 2012
Mariagiovanna Baccara and Leeat Yariv
Washington University in St. Louis and Princeton University
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Homophily, Group Formation, Information Collection

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Book Reviews

The Economic Journal, Vol. 113, pp. F187-F211, 2003
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 11 Apr 2003
University of Oxford - Department of Economics, University of the West of England (UWE) - School of Economics, University of London - Birkbeck College, Princeton University, National Institute of Economic and Social Research (NIESR), Independent, University of York (UK), University of Birmingham, University of Birmingham - Department of Economics, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, University of Amsterdam (UVA) - Amsterdam Business School, University of the West of England, Harvard University, University of Sussex - Department of History and Universidad Nacional de Educacion a Distancia (UNED)
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Child-Adoption Matching: Preferences for Gender and Race

NBER Working Paper No. w16444
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 12 Oct 2010
Washington University in St. Louis, Duke University, London School of Economics - Department of Economics and Princeton University
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Decentralized Matching with Aligned Preferences

NBER Working Paper No. w14840
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 07 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 11 Nov 2013
Muriel Niederle and Leeat Yariv
Stanford University - Department of Economics and Princeton University
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A Field Study on Matching with Network Externalities

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 15 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 29 Dec 2015
Washington University in St. Louis, University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business and Princeton University
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Matching, Social Networks, Externalities

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Statistical Discrimination and Affirmative Action in the Lab

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 11 May 2018
University of Essex, California Institute of Technology - Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences and Princeton University
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Statistical Discrimination, Affirmative Action, Experiments

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Experimenting with Measurement Error: Techniques with Applications to the Caltech Cohort Study

NBER Working Paper No. w21517
Number of pages: 82 Posted: 08 Sep 2015
Ben Gillen, Erik Snowberg and Leeat Yariv
California Institute of Technology - Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences, California Institute of Technology - Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences and Princeton University
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Testing the Waters: Behavior Across Participant Pools

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 7136
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 28 Aug 2018
Erik Snowberg and Leeat Yariv
California Institute of Technology - Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences and Princeton University
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lab selection, external validity, experiments

Testing the Waters: Behavior Across Participant Pools

NBER Working Paper No. w24781
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 13 Jul 2018
Erik Snowberg and Leeat Yariv
California Institute of Technology - Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences and Princeton University
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Testing the Waters: Behavior Across Participant Pools

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP13015
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 03 Jul 2018
Erik Snowberg and Leeat Yariv
California Institute of Technology - Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences and Princeton University
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Experiments, External Validity, Lab Selection

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Get Out the (Costly) Vote: Institutional Design for Greater Participation

Economic Inquiry, Vol. 54, Issue 4, pp. 1963-1979, 2016
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 31 Aug 2016
Yale University - Cowles Foundation, Harvard University, University of Arizona - Eller College of Management and Princeton University
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Statistical Discrimination and Affirmative Action in the Lab

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP12915
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 24 May 2018
University of Essex - Department of Economics, California Institute of Technology - Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences and Princeton University
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affirmative action, experiments, statistical discrimination

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Deliberating Collective Decisions

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP10466
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 09 Mar 2015
Johns Hopkins University, New York University - Department of Economics - Leonard N. Stern School of Business, The University of Hong Kong - School of Economics and Finance and Princeton University
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collec- tive learning, optimal stopping, sequential likelihood ratio test, swing voters

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A Note on Repeated Games with Non-Monotonic Value

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF GAME THEORY, Vol 26 No 2, 1997
Posted: 16 Jul 1997
Leeat Yariv
Princeton University

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