Research - Burkhard C. Schipper

Working Papers

  1. Self-Confirming Games: Unawareness, Discovery, and Equilibrium

  2. Network Formation in a Society with Fragmented Knowledge and Awareness

  3. Strategic Reasoning in Persuasion Games: An Experiment (with Yingxue Li)

  4. Disclosure under Unawareness: An Experiment (with Yingxue Li)

  5. Kuhn's Theorem for Extensive Games with Unawareness
  6. Indescribable Contingencies versus Unawareness in Incomplete Contracting (with Wenjun Ma)

  7. Repeated Bilateral Contracting under Unawareness (with Ryuichiro Ishikawa)

  8. Bid-Ask Spreads and Insider Trading under Unknown Unknowns

  9. Comprehensive Rationalizability (with Aviad Heifetz and Martin Meier), insightful referee report
  10. A Note on States and Acts in Theories of Decision under Uncertainty

  11. Strategic Teaching and Learning in Games

  12. Political Awareness, Microtargeting of Voters and Negative Electoral Campaigning (with Hee Yeul Woo)

  13. Prudent Rationalizability in Generalized Extensive-Form games (with Aviad Heifetz and Martin Meier)

  14. Conditional Dominance in Dynamic Games with Unawareness (with Martin Meier)

  15. Sex Hormones and Choice under Risk, STATA Do-file/Data

  16. Strategic Control of Myopic Best Reply in Repeated Games

  17. How Mindless is Standard Economics Really?

  18. The Evolutionary Stability of Optimism, Pessimism and Complete Ignorance

 

Publications in Refereed Journals

  1. Does Exposure to Unawareness Affect Risk Preferences? A Preliminary Result (with Wenjun Ma), Theory and Decision 83 (2017), 245–257. Preprint, Stata Do-file/Data

  2. Sex Hormones and Competitive Bidding, Management Science 61 (2015), 249-266. Preprint, Stata Do-file/Data

  3. Speculative Trade under Unawareness - The Infinite Case (with Martin Meier), Economic Theory Bulletin 2 (2014), 147-160. Preprint

  4. Unawareness - A Gentle Introduction to both the Literature and the Special IssueMathematical Social Sciences 70 (2014), 1-9. Preprint
  5. Preference-Based Unawareness, Mathematical Social Sciences 70 (2014), 34-41. Preprint

  6. Bayesian Games with Unawareness and Unawareness Perfection (with Martin Meier), Economic Theory 56 (2014), 219-249. Preprint

  7. When is Tit-For-Tat Unbeatable? (with Peter Duersch and Joerg Oechssler), International Journal of Game Theory 43 (2014), 25-36. Preprint

  8. Dynamic Unawareness and Rationalizable Behavior (with Aviad Heifetz and Martin Meier), Games and Economic Behavior 81 (2013), 50-68. Preprint

  9. Menstrual Cycle and Competitive Bidding (with Matthew Pearson),  Games and Economic Behavior 78 (2013), 1-20. Preprint, STATA Do-file/Data

  10. Unawareness, Beliefs, and Speculative Trade (with Aviad Heifetz and Martin Meier),  Games and Economic Behavior 77 (2013), 100-121. Prior version with the universal type space

  11. Awareness-Dependent Subjective Expected Utility, International Journal of Game Theory, 42 (2013), 725-753. Preprint

  12. Unbeatable Imitation (with Peter Duersch and Joerg Oechssler), Games and Economic Behavior 76 (2012), 88-96. Preprint

  13. The Visible Hand: Finger Ratio (2D:4D) and Competitive Bidding (with Matthew Pearson), Experimental Economics 15 (2012), 510-529. Preprint, STATA Do-file/Data

  14. Pure Strategy Equilibria in Symmetric Two-Player Zero-Sum Games (with Peter Duersch and Joerg Oechssler), International Journal of Game Theory 41 (2012), 553-564. Preprint

  15. Two Models of Unawareness: Comparing the Object-Based and Subjective-State-Space Approaches (with Oliver Board and Kim-Sau Chung), Synthese 179 (2011), 13-34. Preprint

  16. Rage Against the Machines: How Subjects Play Against Learning Algorithms (with Peter Duersch, Albert Kolb and Joerg Oechssler), Economic Theory 43 (2010), 407-430. Preprint

  17. Incentives for Subjects in Internet Experiments (with Peter Duersch and Joerg Oechssler), Economics Letters 105 (2009), 120-122. Preprint

  18. Imitators and Optimizers in Cournot Oligopoly, Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control 33 (2009), 1981-1990. Preprint

  19. Cournot Competition Among Teams: An Experimental Study (with Philippe Raab), Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization 72 (2009), 691-702. Preprint, z-tree programs/Data

  20. Ambiguity and Social Interaction (with Juergen Eichberger and David Kelsey), Oxford Economic Papers, 61 (2009), 355-379. Preprint

  21. Granny versus Game Theorist: Ambiguity in Experimental Games (with Juergen Eichberger and David Kelsey), Theory and Decision 64 (2008), 333-362. Preprint

  22. On an Evolutionary Foundation of Neuroeconomics, Economics and Philosophy 24 (2008), 495-513. Preprint

  23. A Canonical Model for Interactive Unawareness (with Aviad Heifetz and Martin Meier), Games and Economic Behavior 62 (2008), 305-324. Preprint

  24. Interactive Unawareness (with Aviad Heifetz and Martin Meier), Journal of Economic Theory 130 (2006), 78-94. Preprint

  25. Submodularity and the Evolution of Walrasian Behavior, International Journal of Game Theory 32 (2003), 471-477. Preprint

  26. Can You Guess the Game You're Playing? (with Joerg Oechssler), Games and Economic Behavior 43 (2003), 137-152. Preprint

 

Publications in Refereed Volumes, Conferences & Proceedings

  1. Self-Confirming Games: Unawareness, Discovery, and Equilibrium, in: Theoretical Aspects of Rationality and Knowledge, Proceedings of the Sixteens Conference (TARK 2017), Jerome Lang (Ed.), Electronic Proceedings in Theoretical Computer Science 251, 470–488.

  2. Awareness, in: Handbook of Epistemic Logic, Chapter 3, H. van Ditmarsch, J.Y. Halpern, W. van
    der Hoek and B. Kooi (Eds.), College Publications, London, 2015, 77–146.
  3. Ghostbusting Facebook: Detecting and Characterizing Phantom Profiles in Online Social Gaming Applications (with Atif Nazir, Saqip Raza and Chen-Nee Chuah), in: 3rd Workshop on Online Social Networks (WOSN 2010), USENIX.

  4. Unawareness, Beliefs and Games  (with Aviad Heifetz and Martin Meier), in: Theoretical Aspects of Rationality and Knowledge, Proceedings of the 11th Conference (TARK 2007), Dov Samet (Ed.), Presses Universitaires De Louvain, 183-192.

  5.  A Canonical Model for Interactive Unawareness  (with Aviad Heifetz and Martin Meier), in: Theoretical Aspects of Rationality and Knowledge, Proceedings of the 11th Conference (TARK 2007), Dov Samet (Ed.), Presses Universitaires De Louvain, 177-182.

  6. Granny versus Game Theorist – Ambiguity in Experimental Games (with Jürgen Eichberger and David Kelsey), in: Advances in Decision Making under Risk and Uncertainty, Mohammed Abdellaboui and John D. Hey (Eds.), Springer Verlag, 2008, 183-204.  

  7. Multi-Person Unawareness (with Aviad Heifetz and Martin Meier), in: Theoretical Aspects of Rationality and Knowledge, Proceedings of the Ninth Conference (TARK 2003), Moshe Tennenholtz (Ed.), ACM, 145-158.

 

Edited Books

TARK 2013 Proceedings of the 14th Conference on Theoretical Aspects of Rationality and Knowledge, Chennai - India, 2013, 249 pages, ISBN 978-0-615-74716-3. 

 

Book Reviews

Game Theory: 5 Questions, edited by V.F. Hendricks and P.G. Hansen, Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization 67 (2008), 541-544.


Conferences Organized

Interdisciplinary Workshop on "Game Theory at UC Davis", April 25, 2014

TARK 2013  - 14th Conference on Theoretical Aspects of Rationality and Knowledge, Institute of Mathematical Sciences, Chennai, India, January 7 - 9, 2013

UC Davis Workshop on Neuroeconomics & Endocrinological Economics, November 20-21, 2009