Subhasish Chowdhury


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Research interests

Subhasish joined as a Reader (Associate Professor) in 2017. He did his PhD from Purdue University and been a faculty at the University of East Anglia prior to joining Bath.

His areas of research interest cover both theoretical and applied investigations of problems in contests and conflict, Industrial Organization, Experimental / Behavioural Economics, Public Economics, and Political Economy.

Subhasish has served as a guest-editor for Economic Inquiry and the Journal of Economics Psychology. His research has been published in journals such as European Economic Review, Games and Economic Behavior, Journal of Public Economics, Economic Theory among others. For updates and to download research papers, please visit his personal website.

Research interests

  • Game Theory
  • Industrial Organization
  • Experimental / Behavioural Economics
  • Political Economy
  • Public Economics

Willing to supervise PhD

I am interested in supervising new PhD students researching these topics:

  • Applied Microeconomics
  • Contest Theory
  • Conflict and Conflict Resolution
  • Industrial Organization
  • Experimental / Behavioural Economics 

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Contests Business & Economics
All-pay auction Business & Economics
Best shot Business & Economics
Weak links Business & Economics
Sabotage Business & Economics
Mixed strategy equilibrium Business & Economics
Pure strategy equilibrium Business & Economics
Bid Business & Economics

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Projects 2017 2018

Research Output 2009 2018

Anti-trust and the ‘Beckerian Proposition’: the Effects of Investigation and Fines on Cartels

Chowdhury, S. M. & Wandschneider, F. 22 May 2018 Handbook of Behavioral Industrial Organization. Tremblay, V., Schroeder, E. & Tremblay, C. (eds.). Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd, p. 368-403 36 p. 14

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter


Introduction to the Symposium - Contests: Theory and Evidence

Chowdhury, S. M. & Malueg, D. 22 Jan 2018 In : Economic Inquiry. 56, 3, p. 1445-1446

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial


Property Rights and Loss Aversion in Contests

Chowdhury, S. M., Jeon, J. Y. & Ramalingam, A. 1 Jul 2018 In : Economic Inquiry. 56, 3, p. 1492-1511 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Property rights
Loss aversion
Reference point

Best-shot versus weakest-link in political lobbying: an application of group all-pay auction

Chowdhury, S. M. & Topolyan, I. 1 Dec 2017 In : Social Choice and Welfare. 47, 4, p. 959-971

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
political group

Exclusivity and exclusion on platform Markets

Chowdhury, S. M. & Martin, S. Mar 2017 In : Journal of Economics. 120, 2, p. 95-118

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Product differentiation