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 Publications

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. 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
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