Dr Ahrash Dianat

Department of Economics
Dr Ahrash Dianat
  • Email

  • Telephone

    +44 (0) 1206 872729

  • Location

    5B.211, Colchester Campus

  • Academic support hours

    by email appointment

Research and professional activities

Research interests

Behavioural Economics

Open to supervise

Experimental Economics

Open to supervise

Teaching and supervision

Current teaching responsibilities

  • Behavioural Economics I: Individual Decision Making (EC909)

  • Topics in Economic Theory (EC993)


Journal articles (4)

Dianat, A., Echenique, F. and Yariv, L., Statistical Discrimination and Affirmative Action in the Lab. Games and Economic Behavior

Dianat, A. and Siemroth, C., (2021). Improving decisions with market information: an experiment on corporate prediction markets. Experimental Economics. 24 (1), 143-176

Castillo, M. and Dianat, A., (2021). Strategic uncertainty and equilibrium selection in stable matching mechanisms: experimental evidence. Experimental Economics. 24 (4), 1365-1389

Castillo, M. and Dianat, A., (2016). Truncation strategies in two-sided matching markets: Theory and experiment. Games and Economic Behavior. 98 (C), 180-196

Grants and funding


Beyond Dominant Strategy Mechanism Design: Is strategic simplicity good enough?

IFREE - International Foundation for Research in Experimental Economics

+44 (0) 1206 872729


5B.211, Colchester Campus

Academic support hours:

by email appointment