Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
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.