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.
"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
Kiss, Hubert Janos and Rodriguez-Lara, Ismael and Rosa-García, Alfonso (2017) Overthrowing the dictator: a game-theoretic approach to revolutions and media. Social Choice and Welfare . (Accepted/In press)
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