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C. Monica Capra

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First Name:C. Monica
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Last Name:Capra
RePEc Short-ID:pca93
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Dept. of Economic Sciences Claremont Graduate University 170 E. 10th St. Claremont, CA 91784
Twitter: @cmoncap
Terminal Degree: Department of Economics; University of Virginia (from RePEc Genealogy)


Department of Economics
School of Politics and Economics
Claremont Graduate University

Claremont, California (United States)
RePEc:edi:decguus (more details at EDIRC)

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Working papers

  1. C. Mónica Capra & Tomomi Tanaka & Colin F. Camerer & Lauren Munyan & Veronica Sovero & Lisa Wang & Charles Noussair, 2005. "The Impact of Simple Institutions in Experimental Economies with Poverty Traps," Levine's Bibliography 666156000000000662, UCLA Department of Economics.
  2. C. Monica Capra & Susana Cabrera & Rosario Gómez, 2003. "The Effects of Common Advice on One-shot Traveler’s Dilemma Games: Explaining Behavior through an Introspective Model with Errors," Economic Working Papers at Centro de Estudios Andaluces E2003/17, Centro de Estudios Andaluces.
  3. C. Mónica Capra & Irene Ramírez Comeig & Matilde O. Fernández Blanco, 2001. "Un estudio sobre el papel clasificador de las garantías en los mercados de crédito con información asimétrica," Working Papers. Serie EC 2001-25, Instituto Valenciano de Investigaciones Económicas, S.A. (Ivie).
  4. C. Monica Capra & Jacob K. Goeree & Rosario Gomez & Charles A. Holt, 2000. "Learning and Noisy Equilibrium Behavior in an Experimental Study of Imperfect Price Competition," Virginia Economics Online Papers 336, University of Virginia, Department of Economics.
  5. Lluis Bru & Susana Cabrera & C. Mónica Capra & Rosario Gómez, "undated". "Experimentos Secuenciales En La Gestión De Los Recursos Comunes," Working Papers 5-02 Classification-JEL :, Instituto de Estudios Fiscales.
  6. Charles A. Holt & Monica Capra, "undated". "Classroom Games: A Prisoner's Dilemma," Virginia Economics Online Papers 330, University of Virginia, Department of Economics.


  1. C. Mónica Capra & Bing Jiang & Yuxin Su, 2022. "Do pledges lead to more volunteering? An experimental study," Economic Inquiry, Western Economic Association International, vol. 60(1), pages 87-100, January.
  2. Capra, C. Mónica & Jiang, Bing & Su, Yuxin, 2021. "Altruistic self-concept mediates the effects of personality traits on volunteering: Evidence from an online experiment," Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics (formerly The Journal of Socio-Economics), Elsevier, vol. 92(C).
  3. C. Mónica Capra, 2019. "Understanding decision processes in guessing games: a protocol analysis approach," Journal of the Economic Science Association, Springer;Economic Science Association, vol. 5(1), pages 123-135, August.
  4. Bing Jiang & C. Monica Capra, 2018. "Are (active) entrepreneurs a different breed?," Managerial and Decision Economics, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 39(6), pages 613-628, September.
  5. Ekins, W. Gavin & Caceda, Ricardo & Capra, C. Monica & Berns, Gregory S., 2013. "You cannot gamble on others: Dissociable systems for strategic uncertainty and risk in the brain," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 94(C), pages 222-233.
  6. Capra, C. Monica & Lanier, Kelli F. & Meer, Shireen, 2010. "The effects of induced mood on bidding in random nth-price auctions," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 75(2), pages 223-234, August.
  7. Jan B Engelmann & C Monica Capra & Charles Noussair & Gregory S Berns, 2009. "Expert Financial Advice Neurobiologically “Offloads” Financial Decision-Making under Risk," PLOS ONE, Public Library of Science, vol. 4(3), pages 1-14, March.
  8. Larson, Tara & Capra, C. Monica, 2009. "Exploiting moral wiggle room: Illusory preference for fairness? A comment," Judgment and Decision Making, Cambridge University Press, vol. 4(6), pages 467-474, October.
  9. C.Mónica Capra & Tomomi Tanaka & ColinF. Camerer & Lauren Feiler & Veronica Sovero & CharlesN. Noussair, 2009. "The Impact of Simple Institutions in Experimental Economies with Poverty Traps," Economic Journal, Royal Economic Society, vol. 119(539), pages 977-1009, July.
  10. Larson, Tara & Capra, C. Monica, 2009. "Exploiting moral wiggle room: Illusory preference for fairness? A comment," Judgment and Decision Making, Cambridge University Press, vol. 4(6), pages 467-474, October.
  11. Berns, Gregory S. & Capra, C. Monica & Moore, Sara & Noussair, Charles, 2007. "A shocking experiment: New evidence on probability weighting and common ratio violations," Judgment and Decision Making, Cambridge University Press, vol. 2(4), pages 234-242, August.
  12. Susana Cabrera & C. Capra & Rosario Gómez, 2007. "Behavior in one-shot traveler’s dilemma games: model and experiments with advice," Spanish Economic Review, Springer;Spanish Economic Association, vol. 9(2), pages 129-152, June.
  13. Mónica C. Capra, 2004. "Mood-Driven Behavior in Strategic Interactions," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 94(2), pages 367-372, May.
  14. Lluis Bru & Susana Cabrera & C. Capra & Rosario Gomez, 2003. "A Common Pool Resource Game with Sequential Decisions and Experimental Evidence," Experimental Economics, Springer;Economic Science Association, vol. 6(1), pages 91-114, June.
  15. C. Monica Capra & Jacob K Goeree & Rosario Gomez & Charles A Holt, 2002. "Learning and Noisy Equilibrium Behavior in an Experimental Study of Imperfect Price Competition," International Economic Review, Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania and Osaka University Institute of Social and Economic Research Association, vol. 43(3), pages 613-636, August.
  16. Charles A. Holt & Monica Capra, 2000. "Classroom Games: A Prisoner's Dilemma," The Journal of Economic Education, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 31(3), pages 229-236, September.
  17. Capra, C. Monica & Goeree, Jacob K. & Gomez, Rosario & Holt, Charles A., 2000. "Predation, asymmetric information and strategic behavior in the classroom: an experimental approach to the teaching of industrial organization," International Journal of Industrial Organization, Elsevier, vol. 18(1), pages 205-225, January.
  18. C. Mónica Capra, 1999. "Subastas de títulos públicos en Bolivia," Revista de Análisis del BCB, Banco Central de Bolivia, vol. 2(2), pages 121-155, December.
  19. C. Monica Capra & Charles A. Holt, 1999. "Coordination," Southern Economic Journal, John Wiley & Sons, vol. 65(3), pages 630-636, January.
  20. C. Monica Capra, 1999. "Anomalous Behavior in a Traveler's Dilemma?," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 89(3), pages 678-690, June.
    RePEc:jdm:journl:v:2:y:2007:i::p:234-242 is not listed on IDEAS


  1. C. Mónica Capra & Irene Comeig & Matilde O. Fernández-Blanco, 2014. "Entrepreneurship and Credit Rationing: How to Screen Successful Projects in this Current Crisis Period," Springer Books, in: Klaus Rüdiger & Marta Peris Ortiz & Alicia Blanco González (ed.), Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Economic Crisis, edition 127, chapter 0, pages 139-147, Springer.
  2. C. Monica Capra & Paul H. Rubin, 2011. "Rationality and Utility: Economics and Evolutionary Psychology," Springer Books, in: Gad Saad (ed.), Evolutionary Psychology in the Business Sciences, pages 319-338, Springer.
  3. Gregory S. Berns & C. Monica Capra & Sara Moore & Charles Noussair, 2008. "Three studies on the neuroeconomics of decision-making when payoffs are real and negative," Advances in Health Economics and Health Services Research, in: Neuroeconomics, pages 1-29, Emerald Group Publishing Limited.


  1. Rachel Croson & Monica Capra & Mary I. Rigdon & Tanya Rosenblat (ed.), 0. "Handbook of Experimental Game Theory," Books, Edward Elgar Publishing, number 16879.

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  1. NEP-EXP: Experimental Economics (3) 2000-02-21 2000-02-21 2003-04-27
  2. NEP-GTH: Game Theory (2) 2000-02-21 2003-04-27
  3. NEP-CDM: Collective Decision-Making (1) 2000-02-21
  4. NEP-EVO: Evolutionary Economics (1) 2000-02-21
  5. NEP-IND: Industrial Organization (1) 2000-02-21
  6. NEP-PUB: Public Finance (1) 2000-02-21


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