Robert Shupp

Robert Shupp

Ph.D., Economics, Indiana University Bloomington
M.A., Economics, Indiana University Bloomington
B.A., Economics, College of William and Mary

Associate Professor

Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics
Michigan State University

446 W. Circle Dr., Rm 211E, Morrill Hall of Agriculture
East Lansing, MI 48824-1039

517 432 2754, .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)


All Publications (View all Shrupp’s publications on Google Scholar sorted by year)

Selected Publications

Shupp, R.,  J. Cadigan, P. Schmitt and K. Swope, “Information, Institutions, and the Holdout Problem: Theory and Experimental Evidence”, The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy (June 2013 – early online).

Sackett, H., R. Shupp, G. Tonsor, “Consumer Perceptions of Sustainable Farming Practices: A Best-Worse Scenario”, Forthcoming:  Agricultural and Resource Economics Review (November 2012).

Robison, L., R. Shupp, J. Songqing, M Siles and T. Ferrarini, “The Relative Importance of Social Capital Motives: How Selfish Are We?”, Journal of Socio-Economics, Volume 14, Issue 1, pp 118-127 (January 2012).

Tonsor, G. and R. Shupp, “Cheap Talk Scripts and Online Choice Experiments: Looking Beyond the Mean”, American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Volume 93. Issue 4, pp 1015-1031 (July 2011).

Cadigan, J., R. Shupp, P. Schmitt and K. Swope. “The Holdout Problem and Urban Sprawl: Experimental Evidence”, Journal of Urban Economics, Volume 69, pp 72-81 (January 2011).

Robinson, L., R. Shupp, and R. Myers, “Resolving Expected Utility Paradoxes”, Journal of Socio-Economics, Volume 39, Issue 2, pp 187-193 (April 2010).

Tonsor, G. and R. Shupp, “Valuations of ‘Sustainably Produced’ Labels on Beef, Tomato, and Apple Products”, Agricultural and Resource Economics Review, Volume 38, Issue 3, (December 2009).

Cadigan, J., P. Schmitt, R. Shupp and K. Swope, “An Experimental Study of the Holdout Problem in a Multilateral Bargaining Game”, Southern Economic Journal, Volume 76, Issue 2, pp 444-457 (October 2009).

Cadigan, J., P. Schmitt, R. Shupp and K. Swope, “Personality Preferences in Laboratory Economics Experiments”, Journal of Socio-Economics, Volume 37, Issue 3, pp 998-1009 (June 2008).

Schmitt, P., R. Shupp, K. Swope and J. Mayer, “Pre-commitment and Personality: Behavioral Explanations in Ultimatum Games”, Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, Volume 66, Issue 3-4, pp597-605 (June 2008).

Cadigan, J., P. Schmitt, R. Shupp and K. Swope, “Social Position and Distributive Justice: Experimental Evidence”,  Southern Economic Journal, Volume 74, Issue 3, pp 811-818 (January 2008).

Shupp, R. and A. Williams “Risk Preference Differentials of Small Groups and Individuals”, Economic Journal, Volume 118, Issue 525, pp 258-283 (January 2008).

Sefton, M., R. Shupp and J. Walker, “The Effect of Rewards and Sanctions in Provision of Public Goods”, Economic Inquiry, Volume 45, Issue 4, pp 671-690 (October 2007).

Shupp, R., P. Schmitt, and K. Swope, “On the Role of the Hostage in Ultimatum Bargaining Games”, Journal of Socio-Economics, Volume 35, Issue 3, pp 399-411 (June 2006).

Cadigan, J., P. Schmitt, R. Shupp and K. Swope, “Rent-Seeking with Expenditure Carry–Over: Theoretical and Experimental Evidence”, Economics of Governance, Volume 5, Issue 3, pp 187-211 (November 2004).

Ostrom, E., D. Schmidt, R. Shupp and J. Walker, “Playing Safe in Coordination Games: The Role of Risk Dominance, Payoff Dominance, Social History, and Reputation”, Games and Economic Behavior, Volume 42, Issue 2, pp 281-299 (February 2003).

Ahn, T.K., E. Ostrom, D. Schmidt, R. Shupp and J. Walker, “Dilemma Games: Game Parameters and Matching Protocols”, Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, Volume 46, Issue 4, pp 357-377 (December 2001).

Ahn, T.K.,  E. Ostrom, D. Schmidt, R. Shupp and J. Walker, “Cooperation in PD Games: Fear, Greed, and History of Play”, Public Choice, Volume 106, Issue 1/2, pp 137-155 (January 2001).