Ernesto Reuben

Research Fellow

New York University, Abu Dhabi

Ernesto Reuben is a professor in the Social Science Division of New York University Abu Dhabi. His research interests lie within behavioral economics and public economics.

For his PhD dissertation at the University of Amsterdam, he conducted research on the affective mircofoundations of negative reciprocity. Since then, he has done experimental research on the consequences of heterogeneity on the enforcement of social norms, the role of reciprocity in the interaction between special interest groups and politicians, the effects of competition and reputation building on cooperation in social dilemmas, and most recently on the role of stereotypes on gender discrimination.

He joined IZA as a Research Affiliate in January 2009 and became an IZA Research Fellow in January 2013.



IZA Discussion Paper No. 13873
published in: Management Science, 2022, 68, 6336-6345
IZA Discussion Paper No. 12867
Francesco Fallucchi, Daniele Nosenzo, Ernesto Reuben
published in: Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2020, 178, 402-423
IZA Discussion Paper No. 11031
published in: European Economic Review, 2022, 145, 104116
IZA Discussion Paper No. 10497
Ernesto Reuben, Krisztina Timko
published in: Journal of the Economic Science Association, 2018, 4, 123-135
IZA Discussion Paper No. 9446
published in: Journal of Finance, 2024, 79, 1087-1121
IZA Discussion Paper No. 8585
published in: Journal of Public Economics, 2017, 152, 143-153
IZA Discussion Paper No. 7492
published in: Games and Economic Behavior, 2014, 86, 40-57
IZA Discussion Paper No. 6998
published in: Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2013, 93, 384-391
IZA Discussion Paper No. 6620
published in: Economic Journal, 2014, 124 (574), F163-F195
IZA Discussion Paper No. 5332
published in: American Journal of Political Science, 2013, 57 (3), 582-597
IZA Discussion Paper No. 5300
published in: Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 2012, 83 (1), 111-117
IZA Discussion Paper No. 4549
published in: Journal of Public Economics, 2013, 101, 39-52
IZA Discussion Paper No. 4303
published in: Games and Economic Behavior, 2013, 77 (1), 122-137
IZA Discussion Paper No. 4112
published in: European Journal of Political Economy, 2010, 26 (1), 25-35
IZA Discussion Paper No. 4107
published in: Experimental Economics, 2012, 15 (1), 24-43
IZA Discussion Paper No. 2916
published in: Journal of Conflict Resolution, 2009, 53 (1), 72-93