Antonio Espín is a behavioral economist. BA in Economics (2007) and PhD in Behavioral Economics (2013), both from the University of Granada, Spain. He has been visiting PhD student at Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Spain, and CEDEX - University of Nottingham, UK. He joined Middlesex University in Jan-2015 and previously was a post-doctoral fellow at the Economics department of the University of Granada. Board member of the Society for the Advancement in Judgment and Decision Making Studies (SEJyD) and Associate Editor of the Journal of Behavioral Economics for Policy.
Research interests: the study of human social behavior from a multidisciplinary perspective, combining methods from biology, psychology and economics.
- Espín, A. M., Brañas-Garza, P., Herrmann, B., & Gamella, J. F. (2012). Patient and impatient punishers of free-riders. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 279(1749), 4923-4928.
- Exadaktylos, F., Espín, A. M., & Brañas-Garza, P. (2013). Experimental subjects are not different. Scientific Reports, 3, 1213.
- Staffiero, G., Exadaktylos, F., & Espín, A. M. (2013). Accepting zero in the ultimatum game does not reflect selfish preferences. Economics Letters, 121(2), 236-238.
- Brañas-Garza, P., Espín, A. M., Exadaktylos, F., & Herrmann, B. (2014). Fair and unfair punishers coexist in the Ultimatum Game. Scientific Reports, 4, 6025.
Espín, Antonio M. and Reyes-Pereira, Francisco and Ciria, Luis F. (2017) Organizations should know their people: a behavioral economics approach. Journal of Behavioral Economics for Policy, 1 (S). pp. 41-48.
Bouwmeester, Samantha and Verkoeijen, Peter P. J. L. and Acze, Balazs and Barbosa, Fernando and Bègue, Laurent and Branas-Garza, Pablo and Chmura, Thorsten G. H. and Cornelissen, Gert and Døssing, Felix S. and Espín, Antonio M. and Evans, Anthony M. and Ferreira-Santos, Fernando and Fiedler, Susann and Flegr, Jaroslav and Ghaffari, Minou and Glöckner, Andreas and Goeschl, Timo and Guo, Lisa and Hauser, Oliver P. and Hernan-Gonzalez, Roberto and Herrero, Anthony and Horne, Zachary and Houdek, Petr and Johannesson, Magnus and Koppel, Lina and Kujal, Praveen and Laine, Tei and Lohse, Johannes and Martins, Eva C and Mauro, Carlos and Mischkowski, Dorothee and Mukherjee, Sumitava and Myrseth, Kristian Ove R. and Navarro-Martínez, Daniel and Neal, Tess M. S. and Novakova, Julie and Pagà, Roger and Paiva, Tiago O. and Palf, Bence and Piovesan, Marco and Rahal, Rima-Maria and Salomon, Erika and Srinivasan, Narayanan and Srivastava, Ajita and Szaszi, Barnabas and Szollosi, Aba and Thor, Karoline Ø. and Tinghög, Gustav and Trueblood, Jennifer S. and Van Bavel, J. Jay and van 't Veer, Anna E. and Västfjäll, Daniel and Warner, Megan and Wengström, Erik and Wills, Julian and Wollbrant, Conny E. (2017) Registered Replication Report: Rand, Greene & Nowak (2012). Perspectives on Psychological Science, 12 (3). pp. 527-542. ISSN 1745-6916 (Accepted/In press)
Alguacil, Sonia and Madrid, Eduardo and Espín, Antonio M. and Ruz, María (2017) Facial identity and emotional expression as predictors during economic decisions. Cognitive, Affective and Behavioral Neuroscience, 17 (2). pp. 315-329. ISSN 1530-7026
Capraro, Valerio and Corgnet, Brice and Espín, Antonio M. and Hernán-González, Roberto (2017) Deliberation favours social efficiency by making people disregard their relative shares: evidence from US and India. Royal Society Open Science, 4 (2). ISSN 2054-5703
Espín, Antonio M. and Moreno-Herrero, Dolores and Sánchez-Campillo, José and Rodríguez Martín, José A. (2018) Do envy and compassion pave the way to unhappiness? Social preferences and life satisfaction in a Spanish city. Journal of Happiness Studies, 19 (2). pp. 443-469. ISSN 1389-4978