Nisvan Erkal

University of Melbourne - Faculty of Business and Economics

Victoria , 3010

Australia

http://www.nisvanerkal.net

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Scholarly Papers (20)

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Do Attitudes Towards Corruption Differ Across Cultures? Experimental Evidence from Australia, India, Indonesia and Singapore

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 23 Aug 2005
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research, University of Auckland - Department of Economics, University of Melbourne - Faculty of Business and Economics and University of Melbourne - Department of Economics
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Corruption, experiments, punishment, cultural analysis

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Gender, Culture, and Corruption: Insights from an Experimental Analysis

Southern Economic Journal, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 01 Feb 2008
World Bank - Jakarta, University of Melbourne - Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research, University of Auckland - Department of Economics, University of Melbourne - Faculty of Business and Economics and University of Melbourne - Department of Economics
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Gender, Corruption, Experiments, Punishment, Multicultural Analysis

Scarcity of Ideas and R&D Options: Use It, Lose It, or Bank It

Gruter Institute Squaw Valley Conference – Innovation and Economic Growth, 2010
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 22 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 17 Feb 2011
Nisvan Erkal and Suzanne Scotchmer
University of Melbourne - Faculty of Business and Economics and University of California - Department of Economics (Deceased)
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Scarce ideas, imagination, innovation, real options, search models, rewards to R&D, unknown hazard rate

Scarcity of Ideas and R&D Options: Use it, Lose it or Bank it

NBER Working Paper No. w14940
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 12 May 2009 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2014
Nisvan Erkal and Suzanne Scotchmer
University of Melbourne - Faculty of Business and Economics and University of California - Department of Economics (Deceased)
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The Decision to Patent, Cumulative Innovation, and Optimal Policy

International Journal of Industrial Organization, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 19 Jul 2005
Nisvan Erkal
University of Melbourne - Faculty of Business and Economics
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Cumulative innovation, patenting decision, patent policy, antitrust policy

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Leadership Selection: Can Changing the Default Break the Glass Ceiling?

Number of pages: 65 Posted: 21 Aug 2017 Last Revised: 10 Jun 2019
Nisvan Erkal, Lata Gangadharan and Erte Xiao
University of Melbourne - Faculty of Business and Economics, Monash University and Monash University
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Gender inequality; Glass ceiling; Leadership selection; Defaults; Laboratory experiments

Cultural Transmission of Work-Welfare Attitudes and the Intergenerational Correlation in Welfare Receipt

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 03 Jan 2009
Central Bank of Colombia (Banco de la República), School of Economics, University of Sydney and University of Melbourne - Faculty of Business and Economics
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cultural transmission, attitudes, intergenerational welfare receipt

Cultural Transmission of Work-Welfare Attitudes and the Intergenerational Correlation in Welfare Receipt

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3904
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 22 Dec 2008
Central Bank of Colombia (Banco de la República), School of Economics, University of Sydney and University of Melbourne - Faculty of Business and Economics
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cultural transmission, attitudes, intergenerational welfare receipt

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Optimal Sharing Strategies in Dynamic Games of Research and Development

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 02 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 22 Feb 2015
Nisvan Erkal and Deborah Minehart
University of Melbourne - Faculty of Business and Economics and Government of the United States of America - Department of Justice
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multi-stage R&D, innovation, knowledge sharing, licensing, dynamic games

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Aggregative Games and Oligopoly Theory: Short-run and Long-run Analysis

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 11 Oct 2018
University of Virginia - Department of Economics, University of Melbourne - Faculty of Business and Economics and Brick Court Chambers
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Aggregative Games, Comparative Statics, Oligopoly Theory, Monopolistic Competition, Entry, Strategic Substitutes and Complements, IIA Property, Additively Separable Direct and Indirect Utility Functions, Logit/CES; Mergers, Cournot

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Monetary and Non-Monetary Incentives in Real-Effort Tournaments

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 14 Sep 2017
Nisvan Erkal, Lata Gangadharan and Boon Han Koh
University of Melbourne - Faculty of Business and Economics, Monash University and University of East Anglia (UEA) - School of Economics
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Real-effort tasks; Laboratory experiments; Contests; Non-monetary incentives; Monetary incentives

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Cultural Integration: Experimental Evidence of Changes in Immigrants' Preferences

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6467
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 14 Apr 2012
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research, University of Melbourne - Faculty of Business and Economics, University of Melbourne - Department of Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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cultural integration, cultural transmission, cultural diversity, cultural assimilation, acculturation, immigration, social preferences, preferences for competition, risk aversion

An Experimental Analysis of Dynamic Incentives to Share Knowledge

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 27 Oct 2009
Cary A. Deck and Nisvan Erkal
University of Alabama - Department of Economics, Finance and Legal Studies and University of Melbourne - Faculty of Business and Economics
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experiments, multi-stage R&D, stochastic R&D, cooperative R&D, knowledge sharing, research joint ventures

An Experimental Analysis of Dynamic Incentives to Share Knowledge

Economic Inquiry, Vol. 51, Issue 2, pp. 1622-1639, 2013
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 27 Feb 2013
Cary A. Deck and Nisvan Erkal
University of Alabama - Department of Economics, Finance and Legal Studies and University of Melbourne - Faculty of Business and Economics
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By Chance or By Choice? Biased Attribution of Others' Outcomes

Number of pages: 65 Posted: 11 Oct 2018 Last Revised: 25 Jul 2019
Nisvan Erkal, Lata Gangadharan and Boon Han Koh
University of Melbourne - Faculty of Business and Economics, Monash University and University of East Anglia (UEA) - School of Economics
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Decision-making under risk, Beliefs about others' decisions, Biases, Asymmetric attribution, Social preferences, Experiments

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Strategic Incomplete Contracts: Theory and Experiments

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8704
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 30 Dec 2014
Nisvan Erkal, Steven Y. Wu and Brian E. Roe
University of Melbourne - Faculty of Business and Economics, Purdue University - College of Agriculture and Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Agricultural, Environmental & Development Economics
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incomplete contract, relational contract, endogenous incompleteness, informal incentives, experimental economics

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Cooperative R&D Under Uncertainty with Free Entry

International Journal of Industrial Organization, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 22 Jul 2009
Nisvan Erkal and Daniel Piccinin
University of Melbourne - Faculty of Business and Economics and Brick Court Chambers
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Cooperative R&D, research joint ventures, free entry, uncertain R&D, technology spillovers

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On the Interaction between Patent Policy and Trade Secret Policy

Australian Economic Review, Vol. 37, pp. 427-35, December 2004
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 20 Dec 2004
Nisvan Erkal
University of Melbourne - Faculty of Business and Economics
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Optimal Licensing Policy in Differentiated Industries

Economic Record, Vol. 81, No. 252, pp. 51-60, March 2005
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 29 Mar 2005
Nisvan Erkal
University of Melbourne - Faculty of Business and Economics
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Welfare-Reducing Mergers in Differentiated Oligopolies with Free Entry

Economic Record, Vol. 86, No. 273, pp. 178-184, June 2010
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 04 Jun 2010
Nisvan Erkal and Daniel Piccinin
University of Melbourne - Faculty of Business and Economics and Brick Court Chambers
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Optimal Technology Sharing Strategies in Dynamic Games of R&D

Journal of Economics & Management Strategy, Vol. 23, Issue 1, pp. 149-177, 2014
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 09 Jan 2014
Nisvan Erkal and Deborah Minehart
University of Melbourne - Faculty of Business and Economics and United States Department of Justice
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Aggregate Oligopoly Games with Entry

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP9511
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 21 Jun 2013
University of Virginia - Department of Economics, University of Melbourne - Faculty of Business and Economics and Brick Court Chambers
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aggregative games, contests, Cournot, entry, IIA property, leadership, Logit/CES, mergers, monopolistic competition, oligopoly theory, R&D, strategic substitutes and complements

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Belief Elicitation with Binary Outcomes: A Comparison of Quadratic and Binarized Scoring Rules

Number of pages: 40
Nisvan Erkal, Lata Gangadharan and Boon Han Koh
University of Melbourne - Faculty of Business and Economics, Monash University and University of East Anglia (UEA) - School of Economics
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Belief elicitation, Risk preferences, Experimental methodology, Scoring rules, Prediction accuracy