Aldo Rustichini

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Contact Me

rusti001@umn.edu
612-625-4816

Economics
4-101 Hanson Hall

1925 4th Street South

Affiliations
  • Economics
  • Liberal Arts
  • Interdisciplinary Center for Cognitive Sciences
Educational Background & Specialties

Educational Background

  • Ph.D.: Mathematics, University of Minnesota, 1987.
  • M.A.: Economics, University of Manchester, United Kingdom, 1980.
  • B.A.: Philosophy, University of Florence, Italy, 1977.

Specialties

  • economic dynamics
  • game theory
  • mathematics for economists
  • microeconomic theory
  • models of bounded rationality
  • political economy
Courses Taught
  • Econ 4163: Microeconomic Analysis III
  • Econ 8117 - Noncooperative Game Theory
  • Econ 8118 - Noncooperative Game Theory
  • Econ 8001 - 8004: Microeconomic Analysis Sequence
  • Econ 8101 - 8104: Microeconomic Theory Sequence
  • Econ 8182: Advanced Topics in Microeconomics
  • Econ 8191/8192: Workshop in Mathematical Economics
Research & Professional Activities

Professional Activities

  • Professor: Department of Economics , 2009 - present
  • Professor of Political Economy, Faculty of Economics: University of Cambridge , 2007 - 2009
  • Professor: Department of Economics , 2000 - 2006
  • Professor of Economics, Department of Economics: Boston University , 1999 - 2000
  • Research Professor of Microeconomics, CentER: Tilburg University , 1996 - 1999
  • Professor of Economics, CORE: Universite Catholique de Louvain , 1993 - 1996
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Economics: New York University , 1992 - 1993
  • CORE (UCL, Louvain La Neuve) and IGIER: Milano, Italy , 1991 - 1992
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Economics: Northwestern University , 1989 - 1992
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Economics: University of Wisconsin-Madison , 1987 - 1988
  • Postdoc: AT&T Bell Laboratories , 1987 - 1989

Research

  • Research Department, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis :
  • Interdisciplinary Center for Cognitive Sciences, University of Minnesota:

Outreach

  • Associate Editor: Journal of Economic Literature,
Publications
  • Dissociation between Private and Social Counterfactual Value Signals Following Ventromedial Prefrontal Cortex Damage : Rustichini, Aldo, Nadge Bault, Giuseppe di Pellegrino, Martina Puppi, Galle Opolczynski, Alessia Monti, Davide Braghittoni, Florence Thibaut, Giorgio Coricelli, Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 31:5 639-656, May 2019.
  • Personality and Gains from Cooperation in Repeated Interactions: Rustichini, Aldo, Eugenio Proto, Andis Sofianos, Journal of Political Economy, 127:3 , June 2019.
  • Pareto Efficiency and Identity: Rustichini, Aldo, Christopher Phelan, Theoretical Economics, 13:3 979-1007, September 2018.
  • The Goal Priority Network as a Neural Substrate of Conscientiousness: Rustichini, Aldo, Amanda R. Rueter, Samantha V. Abram, Angus W. MacDonald III, and Colin DeYoung, Human Brain Mapping, April 2018.
  • What drives women out of management? The joint role of testosterone and culture: Rustichini, Aldo, Luigi Guiso, European Economic Review, 109 221-237, 2018.
  • Self-Confidence and Strategic Behavior,: Rustichini, Aldo, Gary Charness and Jeroen van de Ven, Experimental Economics, 21 72-98, 2017.
  • Social surplus determines cooperation rates in the one-shot prisoner's dilemma: Rustichini, Aldo, Gary Charness and Luca Rigotti, Games and Economic Behavior, 100 113-124, 2016.
  • Behavioral Economics: A Critical Assessment: Rustichini, Aldo, The state of the Mind: Proceeding of the OECD Conference on Behavioral Economics., The state of the Mind: Proceeding of the OECD Conference on Behavioral Economics., 2017.
Awards
  • Fellow, Econometric Society
  • Council of the Game Theory Society