Dr Michalis Drouvelis

Dr Michalis Drouvelis

The Department of Economics
Reader in Behavioural Economics

Contact details

+44 (0) 121 414 6040
+44 (0) 121 414 7377
The Department of Economics
JG Smith Building
University of Birmingham
B15 2TT

Research interests: Behavioural and Experimental Economics, Applied Game Theory, Public Economics

Personal homepage: https://sites.google.com/site/michalisdrouvelis/



  • PhD in Economics, University of Nottingham, 2009
  • MSc in Economics, University of Nottingham, 2004


  • Behavioural and Experimental Economics
  • Applied Game Theory
  • Public Economics

Other activities


  • Director MSc Economics
  • Points of contact co-ordinator



'Group Identity and Leading-by-Example' (with Daniele Nosenzo), Journal of Economic Psychology, In Press

'Signaling without a common prior: Results on experimental equilibrium selection' (with Wieland Müller and Alex Possajennikov), Games and Economic Behavior (2012), vol. 74(1), pp. 102-119.

'Framing and Free Riding: Emotional Responses and Punishment in Social Dilemma Games' (with Robin Cubitt and Simon Gächter), Experimental Economics (2011), vol. 14(2), pp. 254-272.

'Moral Judgements in Social Dilemmas: How Bad is Free Riding?' (with Robin Cubitt, Simon Gächter and Ruslan Kabalin), Journal of Public Economics (2011), vol. 95(3-4), pp. 253-264.

'Gaining Power through Enlargement: Strategic Foundations and Experimental Evidence' (with Maria Montero and Martin Sefton), Games and Economic Behavior (2010), vol. 69(1), pp. 274-292.