Name: Sonali Sen Gupta
Department of Economics
University of Birmingham
Ph.D. in Economics, University of Birmingham.
Thesis Title: Coarse Correlation and its applications
Expected date of completion: March 2013
Advisors: Indrajit Ray and Martin K. Jensen
M.Sc. in Environmental and Natural Resource Economics (2008), University of Birmingham.
B.A. (Honours) in Economics (2006), Hans Raj College, University of Delhi, India.
Research interests: Game Theory, Mediation in games, Industrial Organisation, Environmental Economics, Experimental Economics.
Research overview: : Sonali is mainly interested in 'mediation' and 'communication' in games, and how the introduction of a mediator can help achieve 'fairer or equitable' and 'improved' outcomes, as compared to what the economic agents might achieve by acting on their own.
Published papers: Ray, I. and S. Sen Gupta 2012: "Coarse Correlated Equilibria in Linear Duopoly Games." International Journal of Game Theory, forthcoming.
Ph.D. Scholarship, 2008-2012, University of Birmingham.
Best Research Paper 2011-2012, Birmingham Business School.
Selected to represent the University of Birmingham (Business School) inUniversitas21 Doctoral Research Conference in Business.
Royal Economic Society Conference Grant 2010.