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Economics 100


Economics 104
  Principles of

Economics 302

Economics 325
  Money and

Economics 506
  Economics I

Economics 804
  Theory II

Economics 831
  Monetary Theory
  and Policy

  Game Theory

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Filip Vesely, Associate Professor

Academic CV

Office: Bolton Hall 830
Phone: +1 (414) 229-4910
Fax:   +1 (414) 229-3860

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Ph.D. Economics, Purdue University, 2002
M.A. Economics, Purdue University, 1999
M.S. Finance, Prague University of Economics, 1997
B.Fin., Prague University of Economics, 1994

Research Interests: Experimental Economics, Monetary Economics, Growth and Development


"On Market Activity and the Value of Money," Journal of Money, Credit and Banking 38(2), March 2006: 495-509 (with Gabriele Camera)

"Foreign Aid and Weakest-Link International Public Goods: An Experimental Study," European Economic Review 51(3), April 2007, 599-623 (with Vivian Lei and Steven Tucker)

"Trading Horizons and the Value of Money," European Economic Review 51(7), October 2007, 1751-1767 (with Gabriele Camera)

"Market Efficiency: Evidence from a No-Bubble Asset Market Experiment," Pacific Economic Review 14(2), May 2009, pp. 246-258 (with Vivian Lei)

"In-Group vs. Out-Group Trust: The Impact of Income Inequality," Southern Economic Journal 76(4), 2010, pp. 1049-1063 (with Vivian Lei)

"Forgive or Buy Back: An Experimental Study of Debt Relief," Review of Economic Design 14(3), 2010, pp. 219-309 (with Vivian Lei and Steven Tucker)

"Do Separation Rules Matter? An Experimental Study of Commitment," New Zealand Economic Papers 45(1-2), April-August 2011, pp. 97-117 (with Vivian Lei and Scott Drewianka)

"Differentiated Assets: An Experimental Study on Bubbles," Economic Inquiry, 51(3), July 2013, pp. 1731-1749 (with Kenneth Chan and Vivian Lei)

"Competition vs. Communication: An Experimental Study on Restoring Trust," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 108, December 2014, pp. 94107 (with Vivian Lei and David Masclet)

Working Papers and Current Projects:

"On Optimal Social Convention in Voluntary Continuation Prisoner’s Dilemma Games" (with Chun-lei Young)

"Breakup, Secret Handshake and Neutral Stability in Repeated Prisoner’s Dilemma with Option to Leave: A Note" (with Chun-lei Young)

"Optimal Payment Arrangements: Money vs. Reciprocal Exchange "

"Unilateral Separation as a Discipline Device for Long Term Cooperation: A Experimental Study" (with Vivian Lei and Chun-lei Young)

"Debt Relief in the Presence of Multiple Creditors: An Experimental Study" (with Vivian Lei and Steven Tucker)

"Patent Protection and Innovation: An Experimental Study" (with Vivian Lei)

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