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Biography

Birendra Rai is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Economics. He holds a PhD in Economics from Texas AandM University and worked as a post-doctoral research associate at the Max Planck Insttute of Economics in Jena, Germany before joining Monash in 2009. His research interests include theoretical microeconomics and experimental/behavioral economics.

Monash teaching commitment

Mathematical Economic Theory ECC/BEX 5850 (Masters and PhD)

Research Topics in Microeconomics ECC/BEX 6650 (Masters and PhD)

Research area keywords

  • Microeconomic Theory
  • Experimental/Behavioral Economics

Research Output 2009 2014

2 Citations (Scopus)

Testing the single-peakedness of other-regarding preferences

Levati, M. V., Nicholas, A. J. & Rai, B., 2014, In : European Economic Review. 67, p. 197 - 209 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

2 Citations (Scopus)

Pre-marital confinement of women: A signaling and matching approach

Rai, B. & Sengupta, K., 2013, In : Journal of Development Economics. 105, p. 48 - 63 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

7 Citations (Scopus)

Tournament outcomes and prosocial behaviour

Kidd, M. P., Nicholas, A. J. & Rai, B., 2013, In : Journal of Economic Psychology. 39, p. 387 - 401 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

A primer on mathematical modelling in economics

Rai, B., So, J. C. & Nicholas, A. J., 2012, In : Journal of Economic Surveys. 26, 4, p. 594 - 615 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

6 Citations (Scopus)

Context and interpretation in laboratory experiments: The case of reciprocity

Levati, M. V., Miettinen, T. & Rai, B., 2011, In : Journal of Economic Psychology. 32, 5, p. 846 - 856 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review