Publications

Forthcoming

Fudenberg D and Lanzani G. Which Misspecifications Persist?, Theoretical Economics

2022

Fudenberg D and Levine DK. Learning in Games and the Interpretation of Natural Experiments, American Economic Journal: Microeconomics, 2022 (14.3): 353-77. Online Appendix.

Fudenberg D, Gao Y, and Pei H. A Reputation for Honesty, Journal of Economic Theory, 2022 (204): 105508.

Fudenberg D and Puri I. Simplicity and Probability Weighting in Choice under Risk, AEA Papers and Proceedings, 2022 (112): 421-25. 

Fudenberg D, Kleinberg J, Liang A, and Mullainathan S. Measuring the Completeness of Economic Models, Journal of Political Economy, 2022 (130.4): 956–990. 

2021

Fudenberg D and Levine DK. Intervention with Limited Information, International Journal of Game Theory, 2021.

Fudenberg D, Geogiadis G, and Rayo L. Working to Learn, Journal of Economic Theory, 2021 (179): 105347.

Clark D, Fudenberg D and Wolitzky A. Record-Keeping and Cooperation in Large Societies, Review of Economic Studies, 2021 (88.5): 2179–2209. This paper combines two previous papers and removes some of the details. The original, lengthier papers are linked here: "Steady-State Equilibria in Anonymous Repeated Games, I: Trigger Strategies in General Stage Games and II: Coordination-Proof Strategies in the Prisoner’s Dilemma."

Clark D and Fudenberg D. Justified Communication Equilibrium, American Economic Review, 2021 (111.9): 3004-34. Online Appendix.

Fudenberg D and He K. Player-Compatible Learning and Player-Compatible Equilibrium, Journal of Economic Theory, 2021 (194): 105238.

Fudenberg D, Lanzani G and Strack P. Limit Points of Endogenous Misspecified Learning, Econometrica, 2021 (89.3): 1065-1098. Supplemental Material.

2020

Fudenberg D, Strack P, Strzalecki T, and Newey W. Testing the Drift-Diffusion Model, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 2020 (117.52): 33141-33148. Supplementary Information.

Fudenberg D and Liang A. Machine Learning for Evaluating and Improving Theories, SIGecom Exchanges, 2020 (18.1).

Clark D, Fudenberg D, and Wolitzky A. Indirect Reciprocity with Simple Records, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 2020 (117): 11344-11349. 

Fudenberg D and He K Payoff Information and Learning in Signaling Games Games and Economic Behavior, 2020 (120): 96-120.

2019

Fudenberg D and Rayo L. Training and Effort Dynamics in Apprenticeship, American Economic Review, 2019 (109): 3780-3812. Online Appendix.

Fudenberg D and Liang A. Predicting and Understanding Initial Play, American Economic Review, 2019 (109): 4112-41. Additional section on crowd data from working paper.

Fudenberg D and Vespa E. Learning Theory and Heterogeneous Play in a Signaling-Game Experiment, American Economic Journal: Microeconomics, 2019 (11): 186-215.

Block J, Fudenberg D, and Levine DK. Learning dynamics with social comparisons and limited memory, Theoretical Economics, 2019 (14): 135-172.\

2018

Fudenberg D, Strack P and Strzalecki, T. Speed, Accuracy, and the Optimal Timing of Choices, American Economic Review. 2018 (108): 3651-3684. Online Appendix

Fudenberg D, He K. Learning and Type Compatibility in Signaling Games, Econometrica. 2018 (86): 1215-1255.  Supplement to the Paper

Fudenberg D, Kamada Y. Rationalizable Partition-Confirmed Equilibrium with Heterogeneous Beliefs, Games and Economic Behavior. 2018 (109): 364-381. 

2017

Fudenberg D, Romanyuk G, and Strack P. Active learning with a misspecified prior, Theorectical Economics. 2017 (12): 1155-1189. 

Arechar AA, Dreber A, Fudenberg D, and Rand DG. “I’m just a soul whose intentions are good”: The role of communication in noisy repeated games. Games and Economic Behavior. 2017 (104): 726-743. 

Fudenberg D, He K, and Imhof LA. Bayesian Posteriors for Arbitrarily Rare Events. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 2017 (114): 4925-4929.
Supplementary Appendix

2016

Fudenberg D, Levine DK. Whither Game Theory? Towards a Theory of Learning in Games. Journal of Economic Perspectives. 2016 (30): 151-170.

Ellison G, Fudenberg D, Imhof LA. Fast Convergence in Evolutionary Models: A Lyapunov Approach. Journal of Economic Theory. 2016 (161): 1-36.

2015

Fudenberg D, Iijima R, Strzalecki T. Stochastic Choice and Revealed Perturbed Utility. Econometrica. 2015 (83): 2371-2409. Older version with additional results.

Dreber A, Fudenberg D, Rand DG. It's the Thought That Counts: The Role of Intentions in Noisy Repeated Games. Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization. 2015 (116): 481-499.

Fudenberg D. Tirole's Industrial Regulation and Organization Legacy in Economics. Scandinavian Journal of Economics. 2015 (117): 771-800.

Fudenberg D, Kamada Y. Rationalizable Partition-Confirmed Equilibrium. Theoretical Economics. 2015 (10): 775-806.

Fudenberg D, Strzalecki T. Dynamic Logit with Choice Aversion. Econometrica. 2015 (83): 651-691.

2014

Fudenberg D, Peysakhovich A. Recency, Records and Recaps: Learning and Non-Equilibrium Behavior in a Simple Decision Problem. Proceedings of the 15th ACM Conference on Economics and Computation. 2014.
Extended Version published in ACM: TEAC 2016

Fudenberg D, Levine DK. Learning with Recency Bias. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 2014 (111): 10826-10829.

Dreber A, Fudenberg D, Rand DG. Who Cooperates in Repeated Games: The Role of Altruism, Inequity Aversion, and Demographics. Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization. 2014 (98): 41-55.

Fudenberg D, Levine DK, Maniadis Z. An Approximate Dual-Self Model and Paradoxes of Choice under Risk. Journal of Economic Psychology. 2014 (41): 55-67.

Fudenberg D, Levine DK. Tail Probabilities for Triangular Arrays. Journal of Dynamics and Games. 2014 (1): 45-56.

Fudenberg D, Ishii Y, Kominers SD. Delayed-Response Strategies in Repeated Games with Observation Lags. Journal of Economic Theory. 2014 (150): 487-514.

2012

Fudenberg, D. and Villas-Boas, J.M., 2012. Price Discrimination in the Digital Economy. The Oxford handbook of the digital economy, p.254.

Fudenberg D, Imhof LA. Phenotype Switching and Mutations in Random Environments. Bulletin of Mathematical Biology. 2012 (74): 399-421.

Fudenberg D, Levine DK, Maniadis Z. On the Robustness of Anchoring Effects in WTP and WTA Experiments. American Economic Journal: Microeconomics. 2012 (2): 131-145.

Aghion P, Fudenberg D, Holden R, Kunimoto T, Tercieux O. Subgame Perfect Implementation Under Information Perturbations. Quarterly Journal of Economics. 2012 (127): 1843-1881.

Fudenberg D, Levine DK. Timing and Self-Control. Econometrica. 2012 (80): 1-42.

Fudenberg D, Levine DK. Fairness, Risk Preferences and Independence: Impossibility Theorems. Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization. 2012 (81): 606-612.

Fudenberg D, Rand DG, Dreber A. Slow to Anger and Fast to Forgive: Cooperation in an Uncertain World. American Economic Review. 2012 (102): 720-749. Web Appendix.

2011

Fudenberg D, Yamamoto Y. The Folk Theorem for Irreducible Stochastic Games with Imperfect Public Monitoring. Journal of Economic Theory. 2011 (146): 1664-1683.

Fudenberg D, Yamamoto Y. Learning from Private Information in Noisy Repeated Games. Journal of Economic Theory. 2011 (146): 1733-1769.

Fudenberg D, Levine DK. Risk, Delay, and Convex Self-Control Costs. American Economic Journal: Microeconomics. 2011 (3): 34-68.

Fudenberg D, Olszewski W. Repeated Games with Asynchronous Monitoring of an Imperfect Signal. Games and Economic Behavior. 2011 (72): 86-99.

Fudenberg D, Takahashi S. Heterogeneous Beliefs and Local Information in Stochastic Fictitious Play. Games and Economic Behavior. 2011 (71): 100-120.

Archetti M, U'beda F, Fudenberg D, Green J, Pierce NE, Yu DW. Let the Right One In: A Microeconomic Approach to Partner Choice in Mutualisms. The American Naturalist. 2011 (177).