Romain Gauriot

Postdoctoral Associate Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
Email: romain.gauriot@nyu.edu
Education: BS University Paris Dauphine, MS University Paris Dauphine, PhD Queensland University of Technology

Research Areas: Applied microeconomics, Microeconometrics, Contest theory


Romain Gauriot’s research tests economic theories’ predictions exploiting natural experiments occurring in the field. His research investigates strategic behavior in games; more specifically its aims at identifying the causal effect of incentives and contest designs on agents’ behaviors, such as expenditure of effort and risk-taking.