Dr. Utteeyo Dasgupta

Utteeyo DasguptaContact

Parker Hall 105

Office Hours

Mondays: 1:00-4:00 pm
Tuesdays: 4:30-7:30 pm
(And by Appointment)

Spring 2015 Course Schedule

  • EC102-LC (Sec. 01) Microeconomics 8:00-9:30AM ---M-W---
  • EC102-LC (Sec. 02) Microeconomics 11:20 AM-12:50 PM ---M-W---
  • EC291 Economics Game Theory  9:40-11:10AM ---T-R---
  • EC400 Senior Reflective Tutorial 1:00-2:30PM ---T-R---

Research Interests

My research interests are in the positive, normative and strategic aspects of decision-making. I primarily use economics experiments and game theory for my research. I have published in the Journal of Public Economics, Economic Theory, B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis and Policy, Group Decision and Negotiation, Economics Bulletin, New Zealand Economic Papers, Experimental Economics, Economic and Political Weekly, Journal of Industrial Organization Education, Perspectives on Economic Education Research, and Developments on Experimental Economics.

I have refereed for NSF (ad hoc), Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics, Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, Journal of Socio Economics, Social Choice and Welfare, Journal of Public Economic Theory, Southern Economic Journal, Agricultural Economics, Economic Record, Economics Bulletin, Managerial and Decision Economics, Studies in Microeconomics, Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory, International Review of Economics Education, Journal of Industrial Organization Education, Journal of Economic Issues, Economic and Political Weekly, Scientific Journals International, and have reviewed for Routledge International and Orient BlackSwan. I am an Associate Editor at the British Journal of Management and Economics, a member of the Editorial Advisory Board of Scientific Journals International, and a member of the editorial board of the Journal of Community Development & Research.

Teaching Interests

My teaching interests are in Microeconomic Theory, and in particular Game Theory, Industrial Organization and Experimental/Behavioral Economics. Previously, I have taught at the University of Arizona and at Franklin and Marshall College.

Visit https://sites.google.com/site/utteeyodasgupta/home for more information on research, teaching and current projects.

Selected Publications

• Abbink, K., U. Dasgupta, L. Gangadharan, & T. Jain (2014). "Letting the briber go free: An experiment on mitigating harassment bribes." Journal of Public Economics, Vol. 111, pp. 17-28.
• Cox, J.C., V. Sadiraj, B. Vogt, & U. Dasgupta (2012). "Is There A Plausible Theory for Decision under Risk? A Dual Calibration Critique." Economic Theory, (DOI) 10.1007/s00199-012-0712-4.
• Dasgupta, U. (2011). "Are Entry Threats Always Credible?" The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy: Vol. 11: Iss. 1 (Contributions), Article 73.