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I am an Associate Professor at the Division of Economics, School of Social Sciences (SSS), Nanyang Technological University (NTU).

I serve as Associate Editor of Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization (JEBO).

My research interests are primarily in the field of Experimental and Behavioral Economics.

At NTU, I also hold administrative positions as Associate Dean (Research) of the College of Humanities, Arts, and Social Science (CoHASS). There are 4 schools under CoHASS, and they are School of Social Sciences (SSS), School of Humanities (SoH), Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information (WKWSCI), and School of Arts, Design, and Media (ADM).

Previously, I was Associate Chair (Academic) of the School of Social Sciences and Head of the Public Policy and Global Affairs (PPGA) Programme.

Click here to download my CV , and to visit my official NTU website.

In this website you can find more information about me, my research and my teaching activities. Some of my working papers are downloadable. Those that I do not provide download links are available upon request.



 

RECENT UPDATES

"Liquidation Policy and Disclosure of Credit History in Financial Contracting: An Experiment," (with Jia Liu) is accepted for publication at Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization.

I appeared on Channel News Asia TV programme "Money Mind" talking about "the power of choice". It was aired on Saturday October 27, 2018.

"Costly Information Acquisition, Social Networks and Asset Prices: Experimental Evidence" (with Edward Halim and Nilanjan Roy) is accepted for publication at Journal of Finance.

"Enhancing Effort Supply with Prize-Augmenting Entry Fees: Theory and Experiments" (with Robert Hammond, Bin Liu, and Jingfeng Lu) is accepted for publication at International Economic Review.

"Impact of Lower Rated Journals on Economists’ Judgments of Publication Lists: Evidence from a Survey Experiment" (with Nattavudh (Nick) Powdthavee and Jack Knetsch) has now appeared in Journal of Economic Psychology. The article was viral in online social media (see "PlumX analytics"). It was also covered in VoxEU.



 

MEDIA COVERAGE

"Would You Pay for Transparently Useless Advice? A Test of Boundaries of Beliefs in the Folly of Prediction" (with Nattavudh Powdthavee), The Review of Economics and Statistics, Vol. 97, No. 2, pp. 257-272.

 

The 2016 Finalist of the Exeter Prize for Research in Experimental Economics, Decision Theory and Behavioral Economics (Awarded annually to the best paper published in the previous calendar year in peer-reviewed journal in the field of Experimental Economics, Decision Theory and Behavioral Economics.)

   Freakonomics Financial Times
  New Statesman  

I gave a talk at TEDxNTU way back in 2012 on behavioral economics and happiness. You can also click the thumbnail figure below to bring you to the clip.

TEDxNTU   TEDxNTUEko

I appeared on the "It Figures", a popular series on breaking down facts and data on a host of interesting (social) issues produced by Channel News Asia. In this episode I talk about Behavioral Nudges and Jaywalking (see IT Figures S5 EP 10 - from minutes 18:45 - 22:06). You can also click the thumbnail figure below to bring you to the clip..

CNA   IT Figures

I also appeared on the "Money Mind", another popular series providing tips for investors, business ideas for businessmen and comments on the economy, markets, companies, financial products, and trends (see Money Mind Ep. 30: The Power of Choice - from minutes 4:45 - 5:55). You can also click the thumbnail figure below to bring you to the clip.

CNA   The Power Of Choice


 


Yohanes Eko Riyanto
Division of Economics

School of Social Sciences
Nanyang Technological University
14 nanyang Drive HSS 04-83
Singapore 637332
e-mail: yeriyanto@ntu.edu.sg

 


Yohanes E. Riyanto
Version Feb 2019

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My Photos

I took this photo shot in Siena (Italy). The sun was beaming nicely through this alley creating a wonderful lighting effect.

This was in Istanbul.

Istnbul

This was in Stockholm (Gamla Stan)

Stockholm

 

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