Dr. Nilanjan ROY

PhD - HSS (California Institute of Technology)
MS - HSS (California Institute of Technology)
MS - Quantitative Economics (Indian Statistical Institute)
BSc - Economics (Presidency College)

Assistant Professor

Dr. Nilanjan ROY

Contact Information

Address: 9-246, Lau Ming Wai Academic Building
City University of Hong Kong
Phone: +852 34422659
Fax: +852 34420284
E-mail:
nilanroy@cityu.edu.hk
Personal Web:
https://sites.google.com/site/econnr86/
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Research Areas

  • Game Theory
  • Experimental Economics
  • Microeconomics
  • Asset Pricing

NILANJAN ROY received his B.Sc. (Honours) from Presidency College, University of Calcutta, India, M.S.(QE) from Indian Statistical Institute, India, M.S. and Ph.D. in Social Science from California Institute of Technology, U.S.A. Prior to joining the City University of Hong Kong, he was an Assistant Professor at the Singapore University of Technology and Design, Singapore. His main research/teaching interests include Microeconomics, Game Theory, Experimental Economics, Experimental Finance. His current research focuses on cooperation in dynamic networks, consumption smoothing and social trading in experimental asset markets.

Faculty Positions

Period Department - Institution Position
2015 - Now Economics and Finance - City University of Hong Kong Assistant Professor
2013 - 2015 ESD - Singapore University of Technology and Design Assistant Professor

Awards

Award Title Institution
Best Paper Award Behavioral Finance and Capital Markets Conference, Centre for Applied Financial Studies, University of Adelaide

Teaching Areas

  • Microeconomics
  • Game Theory

Research Grant

  • PI: "Information Exchange and Social Trading in Experimental Asset Markets", General Research Fund (GRF) - Research Grants Council (RGC) , Amount: HKD 353520 (2018-2021) , Nilanjan Roy, Yohanes E. Riyanto
  • PI: "Experiments on Action Revision in Games", Strategic Research Grant - City University of Hong Kong , Amount: HKD 100000 (2017-2019) , Nilanjan Roy, Yohanes E. Riyanto
  • PI: "Experiments on Cooperation, Trust and Markets", Start-up Grant - City University of Hong Kong , Amount: HKD 300000 (2016-2018) , Nilanjan Roy
  • co-PI: "The Evolution of Cooperation, Endogenous Partner Selection and Homophily in Social Networks", AcRF Tier-2 - Ministry of Education, Singapore , Amount: SGD 248985 (2015-2018) , Nilanjan Roy, Yohanes E. Riyanto, Edoardo Gallo
  • PI: "Start-Up Grant", Start-Up Grant - Singapore University of Technology and Design , Amount: SGD 100000 (2013-2015) , Nilanjan Roy

Publications

Journal Publications and Reviews