Publications

Journal Publications 
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29. 
Muñoz-Herrera Manuel and Nikos Nikiforakis. In press.
James Andreoni and the quest for others in our utility functions. 
Journal of Public Economic Theoryhttps://doi.org/10.1111/jpet.12353. [download article]

28. Koornneef Erik, Dariel Aurelie, Elbarazi IffatAlsuwaidi AhmedRobben Paul & Nikos Nikiforakis. 2018.
"Surveillance cues do not enhance altruistic behavior among strangers in the field." 
PLoS ONE 13(8): e0197959. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0197959.  [download article, WP version]

27. Dariel Aurelie, Curtis Kephart, Nikos Nikiforakis & Christina Zenker. 2017. 
"Emirati women do not shy away from competition: Evidence from a patriarchal society in transition." 
Journal of the Economic Science Association 3(2), 121-136[download articleWP version]

26. Gangadharan Lata, Nikos Nikiforakis & Marie-Claire Villeval. 2017. 
"Normative conflict and the limits of self-governance in heterogeneous populations."
European Economic Review 100, 143–156. [download article, WP version]

25. Balafoutas Loukas, Nikos Nikiforakis & Bettina Rockenbach. 2016. 
"Altruistic punishment does not increase with the severity of norm violations in the field." 
Nature Communications 7, 13327 doi:10.1038/ncomms13327. [download article, supplementary material]

24. Bland James & Nikos Nikiforakis. 2015
"Coordination with third-party externalities." 
European Economic Review 80, 1–15. [download articledownload WP with instructions & SM[lead article]

23. Engelmann Dirk & 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.[download article]

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

21.Balafoutas Loukas, Grechenig Kristoffel & Nikos Nikiforakis. 2014. 
"Third-party punishment and counter-punishment in one-shot interactions" 
Economics Letters 122 (2), 308-310. [download article]

20. Dariel Aurelie & Nikos Nikiforakis. 2014
“Cooperators and reciprocators: A within-subject analysis of pro-social behavior” 
Economics Letters 122(2), 163-166. [download article]

19
Nikiforakis Nikos, Joerg Oechssler & Anwar Shah. 2014. 
“Hierarchy, coercion and exploitation: An experimental analysis” 
Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization 97, 155–168. [download article
 
18. Nikiforakis Nikos & Helen Mitchell. 2014. 
"Mixing the carrots with the sticks: Third party punishment and reward" [lead article]
Experimental Economics 17 (1),  1-23. [download article][instructions].

17. Bardsley Peter, Nisvan Erkal, Nikos Nikiforakis & Tom Wilkening. 2013. 
"Recursive contracts, firm longevity and rat races: Experimental evidence" 
European Economic Review 61, 217-231. [download article]
  
16. Cleave Blair L., Nikos Nikiforakis & Robert Slonim. 2013. 
"Is there selection bias in laboratory experiments? The case of social and risk preferences" 
Experimental Economics 16 (3), 372-382. [download article] [supplementary material] 
 
15. McDonald Ian, Nikos Nikiforakis, Nilss Olekalns & Hugh Sibly. 2013. 
"Social comparisons and reference group formation: Some experimental evidence" 
Games and Economic Behavior 79, 75-89. [download article] [supplementary material]
 
14. Balafoutas Loukas & Nikos Nikiforakis. 2012. 
"Norm enforcement in the city: A natural field experiment" 
European Economic Review 56 (8), 1773-1785. [download article]

13. Nikiforakis Nikos, Charles Noussair & Tom Wilkening. 2012. 
"Normative conflict and feuds: The limits of self-enforcement"
Journal of Public Economics 96 (9-10), 797-807. [download article]

12. Deck Cary & Nikos Nikiforakis. 2012. 
"Perfect and imperfect real-time monitoring in a minimum-effort game" 
Experimental Economics 15 (1), 71-88. [download article] [instructions]

11. Nikiforakis Nikos. 2012. 
"Altruistic punishment: What field data can (and cannot) demonstrate" 
Behavioral and Brain Sciences 35 (1), 32-33. [download article]

10. Erkal Nisvan, Lata Gangadharan, & Nikos Nikiforakis. 2011. 
"Relative earnings and giving in a real effort experiment" 
American Economic Review 101(7): 3330-3348. [download article] [instructions

9. Nikiforakis Nikos & Dirk Engelmann. 2011. "Altruistic punishment and the threat of feuds" 
Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization 78 (3), 319-332. [download article] [instructions]

8. Cason Timothy, Lata Gangadharan, & Nikos Nikiforakis. 2010. 
"Can real-effort investments inhibit the convergence of experimental markets?" 
International Journal of Industrial Organization 29 (1), 97-103. [download article] [instructions]

7. Nikiforakis Nikos. 2010. 
"Experimental economics" 
Australian Economic Review 43 (3), 337-345.[download article]

6. Nikiforakis Nikos. 2010. 
"Feedback, punishment and cooperation in public good experiments" 
Games and Economic Behavior 68, 689 -702. [download article] [instructions]

5. Nikiforakis Nikos, Hans-Theo Normann, & Brian Wallace. 2010. 
"Asymmetric enforcement of cooperation in a social dilemma" 
Southern Economic Journal 76, 638 - 659. [download article] [instructions]

4. Gangadharan Lata & Nikos Nikiforakis. 2009. 
"Does the size of the action set matter for cooperation?"
Economics Letters 104, 115-117. [download article] [instructions]

3. Nikiforakis Nikos & Hans-Theo Normann. 2008. 
"A comparative statics analysis of punishment in public good experiments" 
Experimental Economics 11, 358-369. [download article] [instructions]

2. Nikiforakis Nikos. 2008. 
"Punishment and counter-punishment in public good games: Can we really govern ourselves?" 
Journal of Public Economics 92, 91-112.[download article] [instructions]

1. Güth Werner, Nikiforakis Nikos, & Hans-Theo Normann. 2007. 
"Vertical cross-shareholding: Theory and experimental evidence" 
International Journal of Industrial Organization 25, 69-89. [download article] [instructions]


Book Chapters & Editorials

5. Nikiforakis Nikos. 2019. 
"Costs of punishing" 
Encyclopedia of Evolutionary Psychological Science Edited by Todd K. Shackelford and Viviana A. Weekes-Shackelford. Springer. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-16999-6_1621-1

4. Nikiforakis Nikos and Robert Slonim. 2016. 
"Editor's preface: reviewing statistics and first evidence of impact
Journal of the Economic Science Association 2 (2), 97-100. [download article]

3. Nikiforakis Nikos and Robert Slonim. 2015. 
"Editor's preface: statistics, replications and null results" 
Journal of the Economic Science Association 1 (2), 127-131. [download article]

2. Nikiforakis Nikos and Robert Slonim. 2015. 
"Editor's preface: introducing JESA" 
Journal of the Economic Science Association 1 (1), 1-7. [download article]

1. Nikiforakis Nikos. 2015. 
"Self-Governance through Altruistic Punishment?"
Social Dilemmas: New Perspectives on Reward and Punishment. Edited by P.A.M. Van Lange, B. Rockenbach, & T. Yamagishi.  New York: Oxford University Press. [download]

[If an article you are interested in or the experimental instructions are not available for download, please send me an e-mail and I will send them to you.]