Photo David Freeman
Department of Economics
Simon Fraser University
WMC 3681
I respectfully acknowledge that I live and work on the unceded traditional territories of the Tsleil-Waututh, Kwikwetlem, Squamish, and Musqueam First Nations.

Curriculum Vitae

Working Papers

Revealing Choice Bracketing, (with Andrew Ellis)
R&R at the American Economic Review

Does the Choice Architect Matter? (with Hanh Tong and Lanny Zrill)

Task Completion Without Commitment (with Kevin Laughren)


"Anchors of Strategic Reasoning in the Traveler's Dilemma" (with Hanh Tong)
Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 191: 28-38.

"Opportunity Cost, Inattention, and the Bidders Curse",   (with Erik Kimbrough and Philipp Reiss)
European Economic Review, 129: article 103543; [WP]
   General audience summary for the Canadian Investment Review

"Revealing Sophistication and Naïveté from Procrastination and Preproperation"
American Economic Journal: Microeconomics, 13(2): 402-438; [WP]

"Preferred Personal Equilibrium and Choice under Risk"
Economic Journal, 129(622): 2424-2458; [WP].
   General audience summary for the Royal Economic Society

"Instructions"   (with Erik Kimbrough, Garrett Petersen, and Hanh Tong)
Journal of the Economic Science Association, 4(2) 165-179. [WP].

"Why Choice Lists Increase Risk Taking"   (with Guy Mayraz)
Experimental Economics, 22(1): 131-154.   [WP].

"Eliciting Risk Preferences using Choice Lists",   (with Yoram Halevy and Terri Kneeland)
 Quantitative Economics, 10(1): 217-237.   [WP]

"Preferred Personal Equilibrium and Simple Choices",
Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 143: 165-172.   [WP]

"Risk Taking with Background Risk under Recursive Rank-Dependent Utility"
 Mathematical Social Sciences, 87: 72-74.   [WP]

"Procedures for Eliciting Time Preferences",   (with Paola Manzini, Marco Mariotti, and Luigi Mittone)
 Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 126(A): 235-242.   [WP]

"Calibration Without Reduction for Non-Expected Utility"
 Journal of Economic Theory, 158(A): 21-32.   [WP]

Former PhD students

Hanh Tong

Garret Petersen

Kevin Laughren

SFU Economics Brown Bag