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Isabelle Brocas

Associate Professor of Economics

Contact Information
E-mail: brocas@email.usc.edu
Phone: (213) 740-8842
Office: KAP 314

LINKS
Faculty Profile on Departmental Website
 

Education

Ph.D. Economics, University of Toulouse, Toulouse, France, 8/1997
M.A. Economics & Statistics, University of Toulouse, Toulouse, France, 6/1994
M.A. Mathematical Economics and Econometrics, University of Toulouse, Toulouse, France, 6/1994
B.A. Econometrics, University of Toulouse, Toulouse, France, 6/1993
 

Description of Research

Research Keywords

Micro theory
 

Research Specialties

Neuroeconomic Theory, Contract Theory, Experimental Economics
 

Affiliations with Research Centers, Labs, and Other Institutions

Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR), UK, London, Research Affiliate (Industrial Organization);, http://www.cepr.org
Institute for Economic Policy Research (IEPR), Research Affiliate, http://dornsife.usc.edu/econ/IEPR/Main.shtml
Los Angeles Behavioral Economics Laboratory (LABEL), Co-Director, http://dornsife.usc.edu/label/home/
Theoretical REsearch in Neuroeconomic Decision-making (TREND), Co-Director, http://www.neuroeconomictheory.org
 

Publications

Journal Article

Brocas, I., Carrillo, J. (2012). From perception to action: an economic model of brain processes. Games and Economic Behavior. Vol. 75 (1), pp. 81-103.
Brocas, I., Carrillo, J. D., Palfrey, T. (2011). Information Gatekeepers: Theory and Experimental Evidence. Economic Theory.
Brocas, I. (2008). Optimal choice of characteristics for a non-excludable good. RAND Journal of Economics. Vol. 39 (1), pp. 283-304.
Brocas, I., Carrillo, J. D. (2008). The brain as a hierarchical organization. American Economic Review. Vol. 98(4), pp. 1312-1346.
Brocas, I., Carrillo, J. D. (2007). Influence through ignorance. RAND Journal of Economics. Vol. 38 (4), pp. 931–947.
Brocas, I., Carrillo, J. D. (2005). A theory of haste. Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization/Elsevier. Vol. 56(1), pp. 1-23.
Brocas, I. (2003). Vertical integration and incentives to innovate. International Journal of Industrial Organization. Vol. 21(4), pp. 457-488.
 
 
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