Javier Rivas










o    Common value elections with private information and informative priors theory and experiments (2017) (with F. Mengel), forthcoming in Games and Economic Behavior.

o    Deliberation, Leadership and Information Aggregation (2017) (with C. Rodriguez-Alvarez), forthcoming in Manchester School.

o    Cash Incentives and Unhealthy Food Consumption (2017) (with M. Flores), Bulletin of Economic Research 69, 42-56.

o    Private Agenda and Re-election Incentives (2016), Social Choice and Welfare 46 (4), 899-915.

o    Mechanism Design and Bounded Rationality: the Case of Type Misreporting (2015), Mathematical Social Sciences 78, 6-13.

o    Cooperation, Imitation and Partial Rematching (2013), Games and Economic Behavior 79, 148-162.

o    Probability Matching and Reinforcement Learning (2013), Journal of Mathematical Economics 49 (1), 17-21.

o    An Axiomatization of Learning Rules when Counterfactuals are not Observed (2012) (with F. Mengel), The B.E. Journal of Theoretical Economics 12 (1).

o    The Effects of the Market Structure on the Adoption of Evolving  Technologies (2010), Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control 34 (12), 2485-2493.

o    Friendship Selection (2009), International Journal of Game Theory 38 (4), 521-538.

Working Papers:

o    A Note on Cheap Talk with Costly State Verification (with M. Le Quement), 2018.

o    On the Existence of Political Corruption (with E. Aragonès and Á. Tóth), 2017.

o    Lobbying, Campaign Contributions and Political Competition, 2017.

o    Regime Change and Critical Junctures, 2017.

Unpublished Papers:

o    Learning within a Markovian Environment, 2008.

o    Minimax Regret in Practice - Four Examples on Treatment Choice, 2006 (with P. Eozenou and K. Schlag). Download the Matlab Codes or the Stata Codes.