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Jia Liu

Jia Liu

Lecturer In Economics


Jia is a Lecturer in Economics, specialising in the area of applied microeconomics, behavioural economics, behavioural finance, using the tools of experiments. She specialises in quantitative  research  methods  and  is skilled  in  statistical analysis using  data  from  either  designed  or  naturally  occurring  environments.

She is currently working on various projects around the question how to promote pro-social  behaviour  in  social  dilemmas.

Before joining Sheffield Hallam, Jia previously worked at Newcastle University.

  • About


    • 2015: PhD in Economics, Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore
    • 2010: BSc in Economics, Zhongnan University of Economics and Law, China (PRC)



    • Behavioural Economics; Experimental Economics; Applied Microeconomics; Behavioural Finance

  • Teaching


    Sheffield Business School

    International Business

  • Publications

    A list of publications is available from the institutional repository, SHURA

    Journal article: LIU, J. RIYANTO, Y. (2017), 'The limit to behavioral inertia and the power of default in voluntary contribution games', Social Choice and Welfare, vol 48, no 4, pp. 815-835

    Journal article: LIU, J. RIYANTO, Y. (2017), 'Information transparency and equilibrium selection in coordination games: an experimental study', Theory and Decision, vol 82, no 3, pp. 415-433

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