Current Position
Professor of Economics, New York University in Abu Dhabi  

Editorial Positions
Main research interests
evolution of cooperation, determinants of antisocial and prosocial behavior, 
social comparisons, and coordination.  

Latest publications
Bland James and Nikos Nikiforakis. 2015. "Coordination with third-party externalities." European Economic Review 80, 1–15.

Engelmann Dirk and Nikos Nikiforakis. 2015. "In the long run we are all dead: On the benefits of peer punishment in rich environments" Social Choice and Welfare 45 (3), 561-577.

Balafoutas Loukas, Nikos Nikiforakis and Bettina Rockenbach. 2014. "Direct and indirect punishment among strangers in the field." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 111 (45)  15924–15927.

Office hours 
Tuesday and Thursday, 2:30 - 3:30 pm (during semester time)
For meetings outside these hours, please send me an email.

Office location
NYU Abu Dhabi, Saadiyat Island, Building A5, Office 1143

This website was (partly) updated on: Dec 22, 2015