Research

"On fait la science avec des faits, comme on fait une maison avec des pierres ; mais une accumulation de faits n’est pas plus une science qu’un tas de pierres n’est une maison." Henri Poincaré, 1908, 'La science et l'hypothèse', Flammarion (ed. 1917), p.168.

Works in Progress

Jacquemet N., Luchini S., Malézieux A., Shogren J.F. Who’ll stop lying under oath? Empirical evidence from Tax Evasion Games, This version: October 2019. TARC Discussion Paper n°027-19.

      • Additional content: Slides on the paper.

Galbiati R., Henry E., Jacquemet N. Learning to Cooperate in the Shadow of the Law. This version: October 2019. Revised version of Sc Po Economics DP n°2019-06 (supersedes "Learning, Spillovers and Persistence: Institutions and the Dynamics of Cooperation", CEPR DP n°12128).

      • Additional content: Slides on the paper.

Hergueux J., Jacquemet N., Luchini S., Shogren J.F., Leveraging the Honor Code: Public Good Contributions under Oath. This version: October 2017 (revised version of PSE WP n°2016-22).

Jacquemet N., Luchini S., Shogren J.F., Watson V. Discrete Choice under Oaths. CES WP n° 2019.07, April 2019 (an earlier version previously circulated under the title: "Using Commitment to Improve Choice Experiment Survey Responses").

      • Additional content: Slides on the paper.

Jacquemet N. Corruption as Betrayal: Experimental Evidence. This version: November 2012 (an earlier version previously circulated as How Wages Affect Corruption Behavior: an Experimental Investigation of Delegation Consequences, GATE WP n°2005-06).

Published papers

(a list of selected publications is available here)

Jacquemet N., Luchini S., Malézieux A., Shogren J.F. (2019). A psychometric investigation of the personality traits underlying individual tax morale. B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis and Policy, Vol. 19(3) [free download] (also available as TARC Discussion Paper n°024-19.

Jacquemet N., Luchini S., Rosaz J., Shogren J.F. (2019). Truth-Telling under Oath. Management Science, Vol. 65 (1), pp. 426-438 [free download] [slides] (revised and extended version of CES WP n°2015-68).

Supplementary Material. Experimental instructions.

Additional content. Video: TEDx talk.

Galbiati R., Henry E., Jacquemet N. (2018). Dynamic effects of enforcement on cooperation. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, Vol. 115 (49), pp. 12425-12428 [free download]

Additional content. Executive summary / Résumé non technique.

Jacquemet N., Luchini S., Shogren J.F., Zylbersztejn A. (2018). Coordination with Communication under Oath. Experimental Economics, Vol. 21 (3), pp.627-649 [free download] [slides] (revised and augmented version of GREQAM WP n°2011-49).

Supplementary Material. Neutral Announcements vs Promises, Instructions for the experiment.

Additional content. Video: TEDx talk || Executive summary / Résumé non technique || Coverage by Le Monde.

Goussé, M., Jacquemet N., Robin J-M. (2017). Marriage, Labor Supply, and Home Production. Econometrica, Vol. 85 (6), pp.1873-1919 [free download] [slides] (revised version of CIRPEE WP n°2015-68).

Goussé, M., Jacquemet N., Robin J-M. (2017). Household Labour Supply and the Marriage Market in the UK, 1991-2008. Labour Economics, Vol. 41, pp.131-149 [free download] [slides] (revised and augmented version of CeMMAP WP n°07-13, untitled Assortative Matching and Search with Labor Supply and Home Production, superseding Marriage with Labour supply, CES WP n°2011-50).

Additional content. Executive summary (1) (2) / Résumé non technique.

Jacquemet N., James A., Luchini S., Shogren J.F. (2017). Referenda under Oath. Environmental & Resource Economics, Vol. 65(3), pp.479-504 [free download] [slides] (revised and augmented version of GREQAM WP n°2010-15).

Supplementary Material. Experimental instructions.

Additional content. Video: TEDx talk || Executive summary / Résumé non technique.

Le Lec F., Alexopoulos T., Boulu-Reshef B., Fayant M-P, Zenasni F., Lubart T., Jacquemet N. (2017). Courtship behavior: “The Out-of-my-league effect”. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, Vol. 40, e32 [free download]

Hanaki N., Jacquemet N., Luchini S., Zylbersztejn A. (2016). Fluid intelligence and cognitive reflection in a strategic environment: evidence from dominance-solvable games. Frontiers in Psychology, Vol. 8, Article 1188 [free download] [slides]

Additional content. Executive summary / Résumé non technique.

Hanaki N., Jacquemet N., Luchini S., Zylbersztejn A. (2015). Cognitive ability and the effect of strategic uncertainty. Theory and Decision, Vol. 81(1), pp.101-122 [Free download] (also available as GATE WP n°2015-29, revised version of AMSE n°2014-58; an earlier version previously circulated as Bounded rationality and strategic uncertainty in a simple dominance solvable game, University of Western Australia WP n°13-14).

Additional content. Executive summary (1) (2) / Résumé non technique.

Hergueux J., Jacquemet N. (2015). Social Preferences in the online laboratory: A randomized Experiment. Experimental Economics, Vol. 18(2), pp.252-283 [Free download] [Slides] (revised and augmented version of CES WP n°2012-70).

Additional content. Online Supplementary Material || Video: Talk at Berkman Center || Executive summary / Résumé non technique.

Jacquemet N., Zylbersztejn A. (2014). What drives failure to maximize payoffs in the lab? A test of the inequality aversion hypothesis. Review of Economic Design, Vol. 18(4), pp.243-264 [Free download] (revised and augmented version of CES WP n°2011-36).

Supplementary Material. Experimental instructions.

Jacquemet N., Zylbersztejn A. (2013). Learning, words and actions: experimental evidence on coordination-improving information. The B.E. Journal of Theoretical Economics, Vol. 13(1), Contributions pp.215-247 [free download] [slides] (revised version of CES WP n°2010-64).

Supplementary Material. Experimental instructions.

Jacquemet N., Koessler F. (2013). Using or Hiding Private Information? An Experimental Study of Zero-Sum Repeated Games with Incomplete Information. Games and Economic Behavior, Vol. 78(1), pp.103-120 [Free download] [Slides] (revised version of CES WP n°2011-02).

Supplementary material. Additional statistical analysis. Experimental instructions.

Additional content. Executive summary / Résumé non technique.

Jacquemet N., Joule R-V., Luchini S., Shogren J.F. (2013). Preference Elicitation under Oath. Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, Vol. 65(1), pp.110–132 [free download] [slides] (revised and augmented version of CES WP n°2009-43).

Additional content. Video: TEDx talk || Résumé non technique || Coverage by Economic Logic.

Jacquemet N., Yannelis C. (2012). Indiscriminate Discrimination: A Correspondence Test for Ethnic Homophily in the Chicago Labor Market. Labour Economics, Vol. 19(6), pp.824-832 [free download] [slides] (revised version of CES WP n°2011-13).

Supplementary material. Name survey, Resumes.

Additional content. Executive summary.

Jacquemet N., Joule R-V., Luchini S., Shogren J.F. (2011). Do people always pay less than they say? Testbed laboratory experiments with IV and HG values. Journal of Public Economic Theory, Vol. 13(5), pp.857-882 [Free download] (earlier version: GREQAM WP n°2009-44; part of this paper previously circulated as Do French students really bid sincerely?, GREQAM WP n°2008-12).

Supplementary material. Experimental instructions. Opt-out decision screen.

Additional content. Résumé non technique.

Jacquemet N., Joule R-V., Luchini S., Shogren J.F. (2009). Earned Wealth, Engaged Bidders? Evidence from a second price auction. Economics Letters, Vol. 105 (1), pp. 36-38 [free download] (earlier version: GREQAM WP n°2008-13).

Supplementary material. Experimental instructions.

Dumont E., Fortin B., Jacquemet N., Shearer B. (2008). Physicians' Multitasking and Incentives: Empirical Evidence from a Natural Experiment. Journal of Health Economics, Vol. 27(6), pp.1436-1450 [free download] (earlier versions: IZA DP n°3229 and CIRPEE WP n°07-45)

Additional content. Résumé non technique.

Fortin B., Jacquemet N., Shearer B. (2008). Policy Analysis in the health-services market: accounting for quality and quantity. Annales d’Economie et de Statistiques, Vol.91-92, pp.287-313 [free download] [Slides in french] (earlier version: CIRPEE WP n°08-07).

Jacquemet N., Rullière J-L. Vialle, I. (2008). Monitoring optimistic agents. Journal of Economic Psychology, Vol. 29(5), pp.698-714 [free download].

Supplementary material. Experimental instructions.

Gabuthy Y., Jacquemet N., Marchand N. (2008). Does Resorting to Online Dispute Resolution Promote Agreements? Experimental Evidence. European Economic Review, Vol. 52(2), pp.259-282 [free download].

Supplementary material. Experimental instructions.

Papers in french

Jacquemet N., Luchini S., Malézieux A., Shogren J.F. (2017). L'évasion fiscale est-elle un trait de personnalité ? Une évaluation empirique des déterminants psychologiques de la « morale fiscale ». Revue Economique, Vol. 68(5), pp.809-828 [free download].

Additional content. Video: Xerfi Canal.

Loheac Y., Alia H., Bazart C., Ali Bchir M., Blondel S., Bonescu M., Bornier A., Brouard J., Chappe N., Cochard F., Flage A., Galeotti F., Hollandts X., Hopfensitz A., Jacquemet N., Le Lec F., Lefebvre M., Leplat M., Mantilla C., Mateu G., Péron G., Peterle E., Petit E., Raiber E., Rosaz J., Rozan A., Tisserand J-C., Villeval M-C, Willinger M., Zylbersztejn A., Sutan A. (2017). Mise en place d'une expérience avec le grand public : entre recherche, vulgarisation et pédagogie. Revue Economique, Vol. 68(5), pp.941-953 [free download].

Video: Nuitdeschercheurs.


Jacquemet N., L’Haridon O., Vialle I. (2014). Marché du travail, évaluation et économie expérimentale. Revue Française d’Economie, XXIX (1), pp.189-226 [free download].

Gabuthy Y., Jacquemet N. (2013). Analyse économique du droit et méthode expérimentale. Economie et Prévision, n°202-203, pp.121-145 [free download]

Ferey, S., Gabuthy Y., Jacquemet N. (2013). L'apport de l'économie expérimentale dans l'élaboration des politiques publiques. Revue Française d’Economie, Vol. XXVIII (2), pp.155-194 [free download].

Résumé non-technique: Le Monde.fr.

Gabuthy Y., Jacquemet N. (2007). Une évaluation expérimentale des modes électroniques de résolution des litiges Revue Economique, Vol. 58(6), pp.1309-1330 [free download] [English version].

Jacquemet N., Rullière J-L., Vialle I. (2007) Contrôle des activités illégales en présence d’un biais d’optimisme Revue Economique, Vol. 58(3), pp.555-564 [free download].

Jacquemet N. (2006). Microéconomie de la corruption Revue Française d’Economie, Vol. XX (4), pp. 118-159 [free download] [Transparents] (an earlier version previously circulated as La corruption comme une imbrication de contrats: Une revue de la littérature microéconomique, CREST WP n°2005-29).

Book chapters

Edo A., Jacquemet. N. (2017) La discrimination dans l’accès à l’emploi, in Repenser le modèle social: 8 nouvelles questions d'économie, P. Askenazy, D. Cohen et C. Senik (ed.), Albin-Michel.

Dumont, E., Fortin B., Jacquemet N., Shearer B. (2012). Rémunération mixte et comportement professionnel des médecins, (find the book, download the chapter) in Le Québec économique 2011. Un bilan de santé du Québec, L. Godbout, M. Joanis et N. de Mercellis-Warin (ed.), Presses de l’Université Laval.

Jacquemet. N. (2013) Discriminations à l’embauche : quelle ampleur, quelles solutions? in Regards croisés sur l’économie, octobre 2013 Vol. 1 (13), pp. 49-63, La découverte.

Gabuthy Y., Jacquemet N. (2009). Economie expérimentale et droit, in Analyse économique du droit, Deffains B. et Langlais E. (ed.), De Boeck Universités, Collection « Ouvertures ».