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Alex Imas

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Last Name:Imas
RePEc Short-ID:pim44
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Department of Social and Decision Sciences
Carnegie Mellon University

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (United States)
RePEc:edi:dsdcmus (more details at EDIRC)

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Working papers

  1. J. Aislinn Bohren & Josh Hascher & Alex Imas & Michael Ungeheuer & Martin Weber, 2024. "A Cognitive Foundation for Perceiving Uncertainty," NBER Working Papers 32149, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  2. Andy Brownback & Alex Imas & Michael A. Kuhn, 2023. "Time Preferences and Food Choice," NBER Working Papers 31726, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  3. Rawley Z. Heimer & Zwetelina Iliewa & Alex Imas & Martin Weber, 2023. "Dynamic Inconsistency in Risky Choice: Evidence from the Lab and Field," NBER Working Papers 30910, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  4. J. Aislinn Bohren & Peter Hull & Alex Imas, 2022. "Systemic Discrimination: Theory and Measurement," NBER Working Papers 29820, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  5. Alex Imas & Kristóf Madarász, 2022. "Superiority-Seeking and the Preference for Exclusion," NBER Working Papers 30334, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  6. Alex Imas & Minah H. Jung & Silvia Saccardo & Joachim Vosgerau, 2022. "The Impact of Joint versus Separate Prediction Mode on Forecasting Accuracy," NBER Working Papers 30611, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  7. Klakow Akepanidtaworn & Rick Di Mascio & Alex Imas & Lawrence Schmidt, 2021. "Selling Fast and Buying Slow: Heuristics and Trading Performance of Institutional Investors," NBER Working Papers 29076, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  8. J. Aislinn Bohren & Kareem Haggag & Alex Imas & Devin G. Pope, 2019. "Inaccurate Statistical Discrimination: An Identification Problem," NBER Working Papers 25935, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  9. Alex Imas & Michael A. Kuhn & Vera Mironova, 2015. "A History of Violence: Field Evidence on Trauma, Discounting and Present Bias," CESifo Working Paper Series 5338, CESifo.
  10. Uri Gneezy & Alex Imas & John A. List, 2015. "Estimating Individual Ambiguity Aversion: A Simple Approach," CESifo Working Paper Series 5220, CESifo.
  11. Alex Imas & Sally Sadoff & Anya Samek, 2015. "Do People Anticipate Loss Aversion?," CESifo Working Paper Series 5277, CESifo.
  12. Uri Gneezy & Alex Imas & Kristóf Madarász, 2012. "Conscience Accounting: Emotional Dynamics and Social Behavior," STICERD - Theoretical Economics Paper Series 563, Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines, LSE.


  1. Imas, Alex, 2014. "Working for the “warm glow”: On the benefits and limits of prosocial incentives," Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier, vol. 114(C), pages 14-18.
  2. Charness, Gary & Gneezy, Uri & Imas, Alex, 2013. "Experimental methods: Eliciting risk preferences," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 87(C), pages 43-51.
  3. Ayelet Gneezy & Alex Imas & Amber Brown & Leif D. Nelson & Michael I. Norton, 2012. "Paying to Be Nice: Consistency and Costly Prosocial Behavior," Management Science, INFORMS, vol. 58(1), pages 179-187, January.

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NEP is an announcement service for new working papers, with a weekly report in each of many fields. This author has had 8 papers announced in NEP. These are the fields, ordered by number of announcements, along with their dates. If the author is listed in the directory of specialists for this field, a link is also provided.
  1. NEP-EXP: Experimental Economics (5) 2015-03-05 2019-07-15 2022-11-28 2023-03-06 2023-10-16. Author is listed
  2. NEP-LMA: Labor Markets - Supply, Demand, and Wages (3) 2019-07-15 2022-04-25 2022-11-28
  3. NEP-AGR: Agricultural Economics (1) 2023-10-16
  4. NEP-CBE: Cognitive and Behavioural Economics (1) 2023-10-16
  5. NEP-CWA: Central and Western Asia (1) 2021-08-23
  6. NEP-GER: German Papers (1) 2023-10-16
  7. NEP-HEA: Health Economics (1) 2023-10-16
  8. NEP-HPE: History and Philosophy of Economics (1) 2019-07-15
  9. NEP-ISF: Islamic Finance (1) 2021-08-23
  10. NEP-MFD: Microfinance (1) 2015-03-05
  11. NEP-MIC: Microeconomics (1) 2022-09-12
  12. NEP-MST: Market Microstructure (1) 2021-08-23
  13. NEP-UPT: Utility Models and Prospect Theory (1) 2015-03-05


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