Theory Group

The Theory group undertakes research in a range of areas including bargaining theory, contract theory, financial and monetary economics, game theory, information economics, microeconomic theory, network theory and social choice theory. 

Our research

The group publishes in top economics journals such as American Economic Review, Econometrica, Journal of Economic Theory, Games and Economic Behaviour and Review of Economic Studies. The group actively encourages and supports postgraduate research students in a wide range of areas in economic theory. Members of the group regularly disseminate their research at international conferences and internal seminars.

Our members

Group coordinator

Name Research interests
Prof. Guilherme Carmona Economic theory, game theory, monetary economics.

Research staff

Name Research interests
Dr. Irem Bozbay Bargaining theory, contests, game theory, social choice theory.
Dr. Umberto Garfagnini Experimental economics, information economics, microeconomic thoery.
Prof. Alex Gershkov Contract theory and mechanism design, information economics, microeconomic theory.
Dr. Ioannis Lazopoulos Financial and monetary economics, microeconomic theory.
Prof. Mario Pascoa Financial economics, general equilibrium theory.
Dr. Nicole Tabasso Microeconomic theory, network theory.

Postgraduate research students

Name Research interests
Veronica Cinti  Game theory, identity economics.

Contact us

  • Phone: +44 (0)1483 689380

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