Dr Rodriguez-Lara joined Middlesex University in September 2013. He was previously working as Lecturer in Economics at Universidad de Valencia (Spain). Ismael obtained is Phd. in Quantitative Economics in Universidad de Alicante (Spain). His research focuses on experimental and behavioural economics, with a special emphasis on justice principles, principal-agent relationship and behavioural finance.
Ismael has published in leading journals such as Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, Experimental Economics or Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization.
Spanish (mother language), English (fluent)
Principles of Economics, Microeconomics, Experimental Economics, Game Theory, Design of Experiments.
Module leader of Behavioural Economics (ECS3345)
Experimental Economics, Behavioural Economics, Behavioural Finance, Game Theory, Justice Principles, Contract Theory.
"Self-Interest and Fairness: Self-Serving Choices of Justice Principles" (joint with Moreno-Garrido, L.). Experimental Economics (2012), Vol. 15 (1), pages 158-175
"On the Effects of Observability and Deposit Insurance on Bank Runs: An Experimental Study" (joint with Kiss, H.J. and Rosa-García, A.). Journal of Money, Credit and Banking (2012), Vol. 44 (8), pages 1651–1665
"Modeling Inequity Aversion in a Dictator Game with Production" (joint with Moreno-Garrido, L.) Games (2012), Vol. 3, pages 138-149.
"Are You a Good Employee or Simply a Good Guy? Influence Costs and Contract Design" (joint with Corgnet, B.) Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization (2013), Vol. 92, pages 259–272
"Do Women Panic More than Men? An Experimental Analysis on Financial Decisions" (joint with Kiss, H.J. and Rosa-García, A.) Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics (2014), Vol. 52, pages 40-51
"Do Social Networks Prevent or Promote Bank Runs?" (joint with Kiss, H.J. and Rosa-García, A.) Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization (2014), Vol. 101, pages 87-99
"An Experimental Study of Gender Differences in Distributive Justice" Spanish Journal of Economics and Finance (Cuadernos de Economia) (2014), in press. DOI: 10.1016/j.cesjef.2014.01.001
"Think Twice Before Running! Bank Runs and Cognitive Abilities" (joint with Kiss, H.J. and Rosa-García, A.) Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics (2015), in press. DOI: 10.1016/j.socec.2015.01.006
Branas-Garza, Pablo and Rodriguez-Lara, Ismael and Sanchez, Angel (2017) Humans expect generosity. Scientific Reports, 7 . ISSN 2045-2322
Kiss, Hubert Janos and Rodriguez-Lara, Ismael and Rosa-García, Alfonso (2016) Financial crisis and panic in the laboratory. In: Experimental Economics II: Applications. Palgrave.
Calabuig, Vicente and Fatas, Enrique and Olcina, Gonzalo and Rodriguez-Lara, Ismael (2016) Carry a big stick, or no stick at all: punishment and endowment heterogeneity in the trust game. Journal of Economic Psychology, 57 . pp. 153-171. ISSN 0167-4870
Rodriguez-Lara, Ismael (2016) Equity and bargaining power in ultimatum games. Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 130 . pp. 144-165. ISSN 0167-2681
Rodriguez-Lara, Ismael (2015) An experimental study of gender differences in distributive justice. Cuadernos de Economía - Spanish Journal of Economics and Finance, 38 (106). pp. 27-36. ISSN 0210-0266
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