Dr Nikhil Masters

Department of Economics
Dr Nikhil Masters
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    5.410, Colchester Campus

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I have research interests in behavioural economics with particular focus on interdisciplinary work. Current research includes: - The application of behavioural economics to music-related decision making (BEM) - The role of emotions in economics - The economics of romantic relationships Personal website:


  • PhD. Economics University of Nottingham,

Teaching and supervision

Current teaching responsibilities

  • Microeconomics (Advanced) (EC322)

  • Experimental Methods in Economics (EC387)

  • Project: Economics (EC831)

  • Cognitive Psychology and Economics (EC956)


Journal articles (2)

Anglada-Tort, M., Masters, N., Steffens, J., North, A. and M├╝llensiefen, D., (2022). The Behavioural Economics of Music: Systematic review and future directions. Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology. 76 (5), 1177-1194

Castaldelli-Maia, JM. and Masters, N., (2015). The relationship between smoking and unemployment: New avenues for interdisciplinary research. International Journal of Social Psychiatry. 61 (6), 613-614

Reports and Papers (1)

Masters, N., Lloyd, T. and Starmer, C., (2022). Do emotional carryover effects carryover?



5.410, Colchester Campus

Academic support hours:

By appointment via email

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