G.T. (Giang) Tran

Profile

Giang Tran is an Assistant Professor in Economics at the section of Economics of Technology and Innovation, Faculty of Technology, Policy and Management. She is currently completing her Ph.D. in Economics at Maastricht University and Université libre de Bruxelles. She holds an M.Sc. in Economic and Financial Research at Maastricht University.

Research

Her work focuses on individual decision making in interpersonal contexts, taking into account other-regarding preferences, risk preferences, time preferences and loss aversion. She uses tools from microeconomic theory, behavioural economics and experimental economics.

  • Cettolin, E., Riedl, A. & Tran, G. Giving in the face of risk. Journal of Risk and Uncertainty 55, 95–118 (2017). https://doi.org/10.1007/s11166-017-9270-2
  • An index of competitiveness and cooperativeness for normal-form games (joint with Thomas Demuynck and Christian Seel), forthcoming on American Economic Journal: Microeconomics

Giang Tran

Assistant Professor

Department:
Values, Technology and Innovation

Section:
Economics of Technology and Innovation

Secretary: 
Suzanne Kamp

Research interests:
Design for values
Social preferences
Social norms
Experimental economics

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