Welcome to my personal web page!

I am an Assistant Professor at the Department of Economics at  University of Cyprus and a founding member of UCY LExEcon, the Laboratory for Experimental Economics at the University of Cyprus.

I received my Ph.D. in Economics from Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Spain, under the supervision of Antonio Cabrales.

Research Interests:
  • Microeconomics
  • Experimental Economics
  • Game Theory
  • Social and Economic Networks
  • Industrial Organization

Here is a quick link to my CV

If you have any questions, feel free to contact me at tsakas.nikolaos(at)ucy.ac.cy !

Latest News:

(Aug 2020) New Publication, together with Dimitrios Xefteris and Nicholas Ziros: "Vote trading in power-sharing systems: A laboratory investigation" has been accepted for publication in the Economic Journal [link to article].

(May 2020) Revised working paper, together with Elias Tsakas: "Noisy Persuasion" , [wp link].

(Apr 2020) Revised working paper, together with Dimitrios Xefteris: "Information Aggregation with Runoff Voting", [wp link].

(Feb 2020) Revised working paper, together with Elias Tsakas and Dimitrios Xefteris: "Resisting Persuasion" , [wp link].

(Feb 2020) New working paper, together with Philippos Louis, Orestis Troumpounis and Dimitrios Xefteris: "Protest voting in the laboratory" , [wp link].

(Jan 2020) Revised working paper, together with Asha Sadanand: "Selten’s Horse: an experiment on sequential rationality" , [wp link].

(Nov 2019) Revised working paper, together with Christos Mavridis: "Social Capital, Communication Channels and Opinion Formation" , [wp link].

(Aug 2019) New working paper, together with Dimitrios Xefteris: "Stress-Testing the Runoff Rule in the Laboratory", [wp link].

(Apr 2019) Lab's new website: UCY LExEcon has a new website. Take a look at https://www.lexecon.ucy.ac.cy/

(July 2018) Revised Working Papertogether with Philippos Louis and Orestis Troumpounis, "Communication and the Emergence of a Unidimensional World", [wp link].