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Publications of Rachel Kranton    :recent first  alphabetical  combined  bibtex listing:


  1. Akerlof, GA; Kranton, RE, Identity Economics: How Our Identities Shape Our Work, Wages, and Well-Being (January, 2010), pp. 1-185, ISBN 9780691152554  [abs]

Papers Submitted

  1. Bloch, F; Demange, G; Kranton, R, RUMORS AND SOCIAL NETWORKS (May, 2018), pp. 421-448, WILEY [doi]  [abs]

Journal Articles

  1. Kranton, RE, The formation of cooperative relationships, Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization, vol. 12 no. 1 (January, 1996), pp. 214-233, Oxford University Press (OUP) [doi]  [abs]
  2. Kranton, RE, Reciprocal Exchange: A Self-Sustaining System, American Economic Review, vol. 86 no. 4 (September, 1996), pp. 830-851 [repository]  [abs]
  3. with Kranton, RE; Swamy, AV, The hazards of piecemeal reform: British civil courts and the credit market in colonial India, Journal of Development Economics, vol. 58 no. 1 (February, 1999), pp. 1-24, Elsevier BV [doi]  [abs]
  4. Akerlof, GA; Kranton, RE, Economics and identity, The Quarterly Journal of Economics, vol. 115 no. 3 (January, 2000), pp. 715-753, Oxford University Press (OUP), ISSN 0033-5533 [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  5. with Kranton, RE; Minehart, DF, Networks versus vertical integration, The Rand Journal of Economics, vol. 31 no. 3 (Fall, 2000), pp. 570-601, WILEY [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  6. with Kranton, RE; Minehart, DF, Competition for goods in buyer-seller networks, Review of Economic Design, vol. 5 no. 3 (January, 2000), pp. 301-331, Springer Nature, ISSN 1434-4742 [doi]  [abs]
  7. with Kranton, RE; Minehart, DF, A theory of buyer-seller networks, American Economic Review, vol. 91 no. 3 (January, 2001), pp. 485-508 [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  8. with Akerlof, GA; Kranton, RE, Identity and schooling: Some lessons for the economics of education, Journal of Economic Literature, vol. 40 no. 4 (January, 2002), pp. 1167-1201, American Economic Association [repository], [doi]
  9. Kranton, RE, Competition and the incentive to produce high quality, Economica, vol. 70 no. 279 (August, 2003), pp. 385-404, WILEY [doi]  [abs]
  10. with Akerlof, GA; Kranton, RE, Identity and the economics of organizations, The Journal of Economic Perspectives : a Journal of the American Economic Association, vol. 19 no. 1 (Fall, 2005), pp. 9-32, American Economic Association, ISSN 0895-3309 [doi]
  11. Bramoullé, Y; Kranton, R, Risk sharing across communities, American Economic Review, vol. 97 no. 2 (May, 2007), pp. 70-74, American Economic Association, ISSN 0002-8282 [pdf], [doi]
  12. Bramoullé, Y; Kranton, R, Public goods in networks, Journal of Economic Theory, vol. 135 no. 1 (July, 2007), pp. 478-494, Elsevier BV, ISSN 0022-0531 [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  13. with Bramoullé, Y; Kranton, R, Risk-sharing networks, Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, vol. 64 no. 3-4 SPEC. ISS. (November, 2007), pp. 275-294, Elsevier BV, ISSN 0167-2681 [Gateway.cgi], [doi]  [abs]
  14. Akerlof, GA; Kranton, RE, Identity, supervision, and work groups, American Economic Review, vol. 98 no. 2 (May, 2008), pp. 212-217, American Economic Association, ISSN 0002-8282 [doi]
  15. Kranton, R; Swamy, AV, Contracts, hold-up, and exports: Textiles and opium in colonial India, American Economic Review, vol. 98 no. 3 (December, 2008), pp. 967-989, American Economic Association, ISSN 0002-8282 [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  16. Akerlof, GA; Kranton, R, Identity economics, The Economists' Voice, vol. 7 no. 2 (January, 2010), WALTER DE GRUYTER GMBH, ISSN 1553-3832 [identity_economics], [doi]  [abs]
  17. Huettel, SA; Kranton, RE, Identity economics and the brain: uncovering the mechanisms of social conflict., Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological Sciences, vol. 367 no. 1589 (March, 2012), pp. 680-691 [22271784], [doi]  [abs]
  18. Immorlica, N; Kranton, R; Stoddard, G, Striving for social status, Proceedings of the Acm Conference on Electronic Commerce (July, 2012), pp. 672, ACM Press [doi]  [abs]
  19. Bramoull, Y; Kranton, R; D'Amours, M, Strategic Interaction and Networks, American Economic Review, vol. 104 no. 3 (March, 2014), pp. 898-930  [abs]
  20. Harris, L; Lee, VK; Thompson, EH; Kranton, R, Exploring the Generalization Process from Past Behavior to Predicting Future Behavior, Journal of Behavioral Decision Making, vol. 29 no. 4 (October, 2016), pp. 419-436, WILEY, ISSN 0894-3257 [doi]  [abs]
  21. Immorlica, N; Kranton, R; Manea, M; Stoddard, G, Social status in networks, American Economic Journal: Microeconomics, vol. 9 no. 1 (January, 2017), pp. 1-30, American Economic Association [doi]  [abs]
  22. Kranton, R, The devil is in the details: Implications of Samuel bowles’s the moral economy for economics and policy research, Journal of Economic Literature, vol. 57 no. 1 (March, 2019), pp. 147-160 [doi]  [abs]
  23. Amasino, DR; Sullivan, NJ; Kranton, RE; Huettel, SA, Amount and time exert independent influences on intertemporal choice., Nature Human Behaviour, vol. 3 no. 4 (April, 2019), pp. 383-392 [doi]  [abs]
  24. Kranton, R; Pease, M; Sanders, S; Huettel, S, Deconstructing bias in social preferences reveals groupy and not-groupy behavior., Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, vol. 117 no. 35 (September, 2020), pp. 21185-21193 [doi]  [abs]
  25. Khaw, MW; Kranton, R; Huettel, S, Oversampling of minority categories drives misperceptions of group compositions., Cognition, vol. 214 (September, 2021), pp. 104756 [doi]  [abs]
  26. Lee, VK; Kranton, RE; Conzo, P; Huettel, SA, The hidden cost of humanization: Individuating information reduces prosocial behavior toward in-group members, Journal of Economic Psychology, vol. 86 (October, 2021) [doi]  [abs]

Chapters in Books

  1. with G. Akerlof, Social Divisions within Schools: How school policies can affect students' identities and educational choices, in The Social Economics of Poverty: On Identities, Groups, Communities and Networks, edited by C. Barret (2003), Routledge, London
  2. with G. Akerlof, A Model of Poverty and Oppositional Culture, in Markets and Governments, edited by K. Basu, P. Nayak, and R. Ray (2003), Oxford University Press
  3. Akerlof, GA; Kranton, RE, Social divisions within schools: How school policies can affect students' identities and educational choices, in The Social Economics of Poverty: On Identities, Communities, Groups, and Networks (September, 2005), pp. 180-203, Routledge, ISBN 0203799658 [doi]
  4. Kranton, RE, Identity economics 2016: Where do social distinctions and norms come from?, American Economic Review, vol. 106 no. 5 (May, 2016), pp. 405-409, American Economic Association [doi]
  5. Kranton, RE; Sanders, SG, Groupy versus non-groupy social preferences: Personality, region, and political party, American Economic Review, vol. 107 no. 5 (May, 2017), pp. 65-69, American Economic Association [doi]

Working Papers

  1. with G. Akerlof, Identity and the Economics of Organizations (September, 2003) (Includes modeling that does appear in the JEP version..)
  2. D. Minehart, Vertical Merger and Specific Investments: A Tale of the Second Best (September, 2004)


  1. with G. Akerlof, Economics and Identity (August, 2000) (Technical appendix..)
  2. with G. Akerlof, Identity and Schooling (December, 2002) (Technical appendix..)

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