David Cesarini

 

Assistant Professor, Department of Economics & Center for Experimental Social Science, New York University

 

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Work in Progress

Beauchamp JP, D Cesarini & M Johannesson. The Psychometric Properties of Measures of Economic Risk Preferences. Supplementary Information.

Published Papers

Sandewall O, D Cesarini & M Johannesson. Co-Twin Methodology and the Return to Schooling - Testing a Critical Assumption. Forthcoming, Labour Economics.

Dawes CT, D Cesarini, S Oskarsson, JH Fowler, M Johannesson & PKE Magnusson. Does Personality Mediate the Relationship Between Genes and Political Ideology? Forthcoming, American Journal of Political Science.

Cesarini D, M Johannesson & S Oskarsson. Pre-Birth Factors, Post-Birth Factors and Voting: Evidence from Swedish Adoption Data. Forthcoming, American Political Science Review. Paper. Supplementary Information.

Rietveld CA, S Medland, J Derringer, Authors from the Social Science Genetic Association Consortium, PM Visscher, DJ Benjamin, D Cesarini & PD Koellinger. Forthcoming. “GWAS of 126,559 Individuals Identifies Genetic Variants Associated with Educational Attainment.” Science, 340: 14671471. Paper. Supplementary Information.

Rietveld CA, D Cesarini, DJ Benjamin, PD Koellinger, J-E De Neve, H Tiemeier, M Johannesson, PKE Magnusson, NL Pedersen, RF Krueger & M Bartels. “Molecular Genetics and Subjective Well-Being.” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 110: 1368413689 Paper. Supplementary Information.

MJHM van der Loos, CA Rietveld, N Eklund, PD Koellinger, F Rivadeneira, and the Gentrepreneur Consortium. 2013. “The Molecular Genetic Architecture of Self-Employment.” PLoS ONE 8: e60542. Paper. Supplementary Information.

Benjamin DJ, D Cesarini, MJHM van der Loos, CT Dawes, PD Koellinger, PKE Magnusson, CF Chabris, D Conley, DI Laibson, M Johannesson & PM Visscher. 2012. Genetic Architecture of Economic and Political Preferences. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 21: 8026–8031. Paper. Supplementary Information.

Benjamin DJ, D Cesarini, CF Chabris, EL Glaeser, DI Laibson, V Guðnason, TB Harris, LJ Launer, S Purcell, AV Smith, M Johannesson, PKE Magnusson, JP Beauchamp, NA Christakis, CS Atwood, BM Hebert, J Freese, RM Hauser, TS Hauser, A Grankvist, CM Hultman & P Lichtenstein. 2012. The Promises and Pitfalls of Genoeconomics. Annual Review of Economics, 4: 627662. Paper. Supplementary Information.

Chabris CF, BM Hebert, DJ Benjamin, JP Beauchamp, D Cesarini, MJHM van der Loos, M Johannesson, PKE Magnusson, P Lichtenstein, CS Atwood, J Freese, TS Hauser, RM Hauser, NA Christakis & DI Laibson. 2012. Most Reported Genetic Associations with General Intelligence Are Probably False Positives. Psychological Science, 23: 131423. Paper. Supplementary Information.

Cesarini D., M Johannesson, PKE Magnusson & B Wallace. 2012. The Behavioral Genetics of Behavioral Anomalies. Management Science, 58: 21–34. Paper.

Beauchamp JP, D Cesarini, M Johannesson, MJHM van der Loos, PD Koellinger, PJF Groenen, JH Fowler, NA Rosenquist, R Thurik & NA Christakis. 2011. Molecular Genetics and Economics. Journal of Economic Perspectives, 25: 57–82. Paper. Supplementary Information.

Beauchamp JP, D Cesarini, M Johannesson, E Lindqvist & C Apicella. 2010. On the Sources of the Height-Intelligence Correlation: New Insights from a Bivariate ACE Model with Assortative Mating. Behavior Genetics, 41: 242–252. Paper.

Cesarini D, M Johannesson, P Lichtenstein, O Sandewall & B Wallace. 2010. Genetic Variation in Financial Decision-Making. Journal of Finance, 65: 1725–1754. Paper. Supplementary Information.

Cesarini D., E Lindqvist & B Wallace. 2010. Reply to Helle et al. Proceedings of Royal Society B, 277: 2913–2914. Paper.

Apicella CL, D Cesarini, M Johannesson, CT Dawes, P Lichtenstein, B Wallace, JP Beauchamp & L Westberg. 2010. No Association between Oxytocin Receptor (OXTR) Gene Polymorphisms Experimentally Elicited Social Preferences. PLoS ONE, 5: e11153. Paper.

Burnham TC, D Cesarini, M Johannesson, P Lichtenstein & B Wallace. 2009. Higher Cognitive Ability is Associated with Lower Entries in a p-beauty Contest. Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 72: 171–175. Paper.

Cesarini D, E Lindqvist & B Wallace. 2009. Is There an Adverse Effect of Sons on Maternal Longevity. Proceedings of Royal Society B, 276: 2081–2084. Paper.

Cesarini D, CT Dawes, M Johannesson, P Lichtenstein & B Wallace. 2009. Genetic Variation in Preferences for Giving and Risk-Taking. Quarterly Journal of Economics, 124: 809–842. Paper. Supplemantary Information

Cesarini D, CT Dawes, M Johannesson, P Lichtenstein & B Wallace. 2009. Experimental Game Theory and Behavior Genetics. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, 1167: 667–675. Paper.

Cesarini D., M Johannesson, P Lichtenstein & B Wallace. 2009. Heritability of Overconfidence. Journal of the European Economic Association P&P, 7: 617–627. Paper.

Cesarini D, CT Dawes, JH Fowler, M Johannesson, P Lichtenstein & B Wallace. 2008. Heritability of Cooperative Behavior in the Trust Game. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 105: 3271–3276. Paper.

Lindqvist E, D Cesarini & B Wallace. 2008. Does Parental Age Differences Affect Offspring Count in Humans? Comment on Fieder and Huber. Biology Letters, 4: 78–79. Paper.

Wallace B, D Cesarini, P Lichtenstein & M Johannesson. 2007. Heritability of Ultimatum Game Responder Behavior. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 104: 15631–15634. Paper.

Cesarini D, E Lindqvist & B Wallace. 2007. Maternal Longevity and the Sex of Offspring in Pre-Industrial Sweden. Annals of Human Biology, 34: 3535–3546. Paper.

Cesarini D, M Johannesson & O Sandewall. 2006. Confidence Interval Estimation Tasks and the Economics of Overconfidence. Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 61: 453–470. Paper.

Book Chapters

Apicella C & D Cesarini. Testosterone Response and Political Donations: Winner Loser Effects in the 2008 Presidential Election. To appear in the edited volume “Man is by Nature a Political Animal.” Hatemi & McDermott (eds.), Chicago University Press.