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Prof. Gary Bolton, Ph.D.

University of Texas at Dallas, USA

Cluster position International Faculty

Cluster member 2021-2023

Main research topics

Social preferences, decision making, bargaining, design of market trust systems


Gary Bolton is Jindal Chair Professor of Management Economics at the University of Texas at Dallas and an Internatioal Faculty at the University of Cologne. He is also the Co-Director of the Laboratory for Behavioral Operations and Economics. Dr. Bolton studies economic and business decision-making and strategic games, with interest in bargaining, cooperation, reputation building, social utility, and strategic learning.