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Villeval Marie Claire

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-  Research Professor, CNRS (DRCE2)
Chevalier de la Légion d’honneur (2017)
Chevalier de l’Ordre national du mérite (2012)
Silver Medal of CNRS (2017)
Laureate of the Revue Economique Prize (2018)

- IZA Research Fellow, Bonn (Germany)
- Fellow of the European Association of Labour Economists
- Member of Global Labor Organization

- President Elect of the Economic Science Association (ESA), former Vice-President Europe
- Former President of the French Economic Association (AFSE)
- Founding President of the French Association of Experimental Economics (ASFEE)
- Member of the Academia Europaea
- Member of the CORTEX Laboratory of Excellence (Construction, Cognitive Function, Rehabilitation and Repair of the Cortex)
- Member of the Comité d’Orientation Stratégique of Université de Lyon and Fondation Pour l’Université de Lyon

- Former Member of the executive committee of the European Association of Labour Economists (EALE), former Treasurer and chair of the nomination committee
- Co-Editor in chief of Experimental Economics ; member of the board of the Journal of the Economic Science Association, and the Journal of Neurosciences, Psychology and Economics ; former co-editor of the Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization ; former member of the board of Management Science, Journal of Public Economic Theory, Journal of Economic Psychology, Australian Journal of Labour Economics.

- Member of the Scientific Advisory Boards of the Max Plank Institute for Tax Law and Public Finance in Munich, and the Thurgauer Wirtschaftsinstitut.
- Member of the Group of Experts on Minimum Wage
- Chaire Sécurisation des Parcours professionnels, Associate

Education :

-* PhD in economics, University Paris X Nanterre

Fields of interest :

  • Experimental Economics
  • Behavioral Economics
  • Public Economics and dishonesty
  • Personnel Economics
  • Neuroeconomics

Work in progress :

-* Lying and reputation in markets, with C. Tergiman
-* Motivated beliefs, with G. Charness
-* Social norms and learning, with E. Dimant, F. Galeotti, D. Nosenzo
-* Peer effects and lying behavior, with J. van de Ven, A. Suvorov
-* Demand and suply of ignorance, with S.Shalvi, I. Sorraperra, J. van der Weele
-* Fake news : a neuro-economic approach, with J.C. Dreher

Recents books :

  • Villeval, M.C. (2020). Public goods, norms and cooperation. Forthcoming in C. Monica Capra, Rachel Croson, Mary Rigdon and Tanya Rosenblat (Eds), Handbook of Experimental Game Theory, Cheltenham, UK and Northampton, MA, USA : Edward Elgar Publishing.
  • Villeval, M.C. (2020). Feedback policies and peer effects at work. In Handbook of Labor, Human Resources and Population Economics. K. Zimmermann (Ed.). Springer.
  • Villeval, M.C. (2016). L’économie comportementale du travail. Paris : Sciences Po Les Presses, collection Sécuriser l’Emploi.

Selected recent publications :

  • Cooper, D., Saral, K., Villeval, M.C. (2020). Why join teams ? Forthcoming in Management Science.
  • Galeotti, F., Saucet, C., Villeval, M.C. (2020). Motivated memory of unethical decisions. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (PNAS), 28 September 2020, 202011291.
  • Banerjee, R., Datta Gupta, N., Villeval, M.C. (2020). Self-confidence spillovers and motivated beliefs. Games and Economic Behavior 123, 127-170.
  • Charness, G. Garcia, T., Offerman, T., Villeval, M.C. (2020). Do risk preference measures in the laboratory predict behavior under risk in and outside of the laboratory ? Forthcoming in Journal of Risk and Uncertainty.
  • Garcia, T., Massoni, S., Villeval, M.C. (2020). Uncertainty and moral wiggle room in donations. European Economic Review 124, 103412.
  • Houy, N., Nicolai, J.-P., Villeval, M.C. (2020). Doing Your Best When Stakes are High ? Theory and Experimental Evidence. Theory and Decision 89 (3), 249-286
  • Polizzi di Sorrentino, E., Herrmann, B., Villeval, M.C. (2020). Dishonesty is more affected by BMI status than by short-term changes in glucose. Scientific Reports 10, 1-9.
  • Li, Y., Météreau, E., Obeso, I., Butera, L., Villeval, M.C., Dreher, J.C. (2020). Endogenous testosterone is associated with increased striatal response to audience effects during prosocial choices. Psychoneuroendocrinology 122, 104872.
  • Di Falco, S., Magdalou, B., Masclet, D., Villeval, M.C., Willinger, M. (2020). Embezzlement : Does transparency of information matter ? Review of Behavioral Economics 7(2), 103-143.
  • Noussair, C., Gangadharan, L., Villeval, M.C. (2019). Introduction to the Special Issue in Honor of Professor Charles Plott. Experimental Economics. 22(3), 577-584.
  • Saucet, C., Villeval, M.C. (2019). Motivated Memory in Dictator Games. Games and Economic Behavior, 117, 250-275.
  • Bénistant, J., Villeval, M.C. (2019). Unethical behavior and group identity in contests. Forthcoming in Journal of Economic Psychology.
  • Attanasi, G., Rimbaud, C., Villeval, M.C. (2019). Embezzlement and guilt aversion. Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization 167, 409-429.
  • Qu, E., Météreau, E., Butera, L., Villeval, M.C., Dreher, J.C. (2019). Neurocomputational mechanisms at play when weighing concerns for extrinsic rewards, moral values, and social image. PLOS Biology 17 (6), e3000283
  • Suchon, R., Villeval, M.C. (2019). The effects of status mobility and group identity on trust. Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization 163, 430-463.
  • Beugnot, J., Fortin, B., Lacroix, G., Villeval, M.C. (2019). Gender and Peer Effects on Performance in Social Networks. European Economic Review 113, 207-224.
  • Garbarino, E., Slonim, R., Villeval, M.C. (2019). Loss aversion and lying. Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization 158, 379-393.
  • Solda, A., Villeval, M.C. (2019). Exclusion and Reintegration in a Social Dilemma. Economic Inquiry 58(1), 120-149.
  • Brent, D.A., Gangadharan, L., Mihut, A., Villeval, M.C. (2019). Taxation, redistribution and observability in social dilemmas. Journal of Public Economic Theory 21(5), 826-846.
  • Villeval, M.C. (2019). Unethical behavior and moral strategies (Comportements non-éthiques et stratégies morales). Revue Economique 70 (6).
  • Sorrapera, I., Suvorov, A., van de Ven, J., Villeval, M.C. (2019). Doing bad to look good : Negative consequences of image concerns on pro-socal behavior. Revue Economique 70 (6), 909-931.
  • Banerjee, R., Datta Gupta, N., Villeval, M.C. (2018). The spillover effects of Affirmative Action on Competitiveness and Unethical Behavior. European Economic Review 101, 567-604.
  • Bjedov, T., Lapointe, S., Madies, T., Villeval, M.C. (2018). Does decentralization of decisions increase the stability of large groups ? Social Choice and Welfare 51 (4), 681-716
  • Garbarino, E., Slonim, R., Villeval, M.C. (2018). A Method to Estimate Mean Lying Rates and Their Full Distribution. Journal of the Economic Science Association 4(2), 136-150.
  • Dai, Z., Galeotti, F., Villeval, M.C. (2018) Cheating in the lab predicts fraud in the field. An experiment in public transportations. Management Science 64 (3), 1081-1100
  • Gangadharan, L., Nikiforakis, N., Villeval, M.C. (2017). Normative conflict and the limits of self-governance in heterogeneous populations. European Economic Review, 100, pp. 143-156
  • Eriksson, T., Mao, L., Villeval, M.C. (2017). Saving face and group identity. Experimental Economics, 20, 3, pp. 622–647
  • Kuhn, M.A., Kuhn, P., M.C. Villeval. (2017). Decision-Environment Effects on Intertemporal Financial Choices : How Relevant are Resource-Depletion Models ? Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 137, 72-89.
  • He, Haoran, Villeval, M.C. (2017). Are group members less inequality averse than individual decision makers ? Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 138, 111-124.
  • Dai, Z., Galeotti, F., Villeval, M.C. (2017). The efficiency of crackdowns. An experiment in public transportations. Theory and Decision. 82(2), 249-271
  • Hao, L., Houser, D., Mao, L., Villeval, M.C. (2016). Migrations, risks, and uncertainty : A field experiment in China, Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 131, part A, pp. 126-140
  • Rosaz, J., Slonim, R., Villeval, M. C. (2016). Quitting and Peer Effects at Work, Labour Economics 39, 55-67
  • Bjedov, T., Madies, T., Villeval, M.C. (2016). Coordination and Conflict in a Two-Stage Game. Economic Inquiry 54(3), July, 1519–1540.
  • Maggian, V., Villeval, M.C. (2016). Social preferences and lying aversion in children. Experimental Economics 19(3), 663-685.
  • Levy-Garboua, L., Montmarquette, C., Vaksmann, J., Villeval, M.C. Voluntary Contributions to a Mutual Insurance Pool. Journal of Public Economic Theory. 19(1),198-218.
  • Nguyen, Q., Villeval, M.C., Xu, H. (2015). Trust under the Prospect Theory and Quasi-Hyperbolic Preferences : A Field Experiment in Vietnam. Journal of Economic Development and Cultural Change, 64(3), April, 545-572. halshs-0118275
  • Irlenbusch, B., Villeval, M.C. (2015). Behavioral ethics : how psychology influenced economics and how economics might inform psychology ? Current Opinion in Psychology 6, 87–92. halshs-01159696
  • Van de Ven, J., Villeval, M.C. (2015). Dishonesty under scrutiny. Journal of the Economic Science Association 1, 86-99. halshs-01137676
  • Lefebvre, M., Pestieau, P., Riedl, A., Villeval, M.C. (2015). Tax Evasion and Social Information : An Experiment in Belgium, France and the Netherlands. International Tax and Public Finance 22, 401-425. doi:10.1007/s10797-014-9318-z. halshs-01155326
  • Villeval M.C. (2014). Professional identity can increase dishonesty, Nature, News and Views, 516 (7529). halshs-01089693
  • Rustichini, A., Villeval, M.C. (2014). Moral hypocrisy, power and social preferences. Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 107, 10-24. halshs-01080999
  • Robin, S., Rusinowska, A., Villeval, M.C. (2014). Ingratiation : Experimental Evidence. European Economic Review, 66, 16-38. halshs-00911556
  • Hogarth, R.M., Villeval M.C. (2014). Ambiguous Incentives and the Persistence of Effort : Experimental Evidence. Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 100, 1-19. halshs-01098750
  • Coricelli, G., Rusconi, E., Villeval, M.C. (2014). Tax Evasion and emotions in repeated interactions : An empirical test of re-integrative shaming theory. Journal of Economic Psychology, 40, 49-61. halshs-00781057
  • Lefebvre, M., Pestieau, P., Riedl, A., Villeval, M.C. (2013). Les attitudes sont-elles différentes face à la Fraude fiscale et à la fraude sociale ? Economie et Prévision, 202-203/1-2, 147-165. halshs-00724736
  • Madies, T., Villeval, M.C., Wasmer M. (2013). Intergenerational Attitudes Towards Strategic Uncertainty and Competition : An Artefactual Field Experiment in a Swiss Bank. European Economic Review, 61, 153-168. halshs-00807436
  • Masclet, D., Noussair, C., Villeval, M.C. (2013). Threats and punishment in public goods experiments. Economic Inquiry, 51(2), 1421–1441.halshs-00753478
  • Datta Gupta, N., Poulsen, A., Villeval, M.C. (2013). Gender Matching and Competitiveness. Experimental Evidence. Economic Inquiry 51(1), 816–835. halshs-00661770
  • Arbak, E., Villeval, M.C. (2013). Voluntary Leadership : Selection and Influence. Social Choice and Welfare, 40(3), 635-662. Lead article. halshs-00664830
  • Rosaz, J., Villeval, M.C. (2012). Lies and Biased Evaluation : A Real-Effort Experiment. Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 84(2), 537-549. halshs-00617120
  • Eriksson, T., Villeval, M.C. (2012). Respect and relational contracts. Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 81, 286– 298. halshs-00642527
  • Dickinson, D., Villeval, M.C. (2012). Job allocation rules and sorting efficiency : Experimental Outcomes in a Peter Principle Environment. Southern Economic Journal, 78(3), 842-859. halshs-00664665
  • Villeval, M.C. (2012). Ready, Steady, Compete. Commentary. Science, 335, 3 February, 544-545. halshs-00665521
  • Villeval, M.C. (2012). Contribution au bien public et préférences sociales. Conférence présidentielle, 60ème Congrès de l’Association Française de Science Economique (AFSE). Revue Economique, 63 (3), 389-420. halshs-00681348
  • Cabrales, A., Charness, G., Villeval, M.C. (2011). Hidden Information, Bargaining Power and Efficiency : An Experiment. Experimental Economics, 14(2), 133-159. halshs-00614472
  • Charness, G., Kuhn, P., Villeval, M.C. (2011). Competition and the ratchet effect : Experimental Evidence. Journal of Labor Economics, 29(3), 513-547. halshs-00333590
  • Lefebvre, M., Vieider, F., Villeval, M.C. (2011). The Ratio Bias Phenomenon : Fact or Artifact ? Theory and Decision, 71 (4), 615-641. halshs-00435956
  • Plott, C., Rulliere, J.L., Villeval, M.C.. (2011). Introduction to the special issue on Behavioral and Experimental Public Economics. Journal of Public Economic Theory, 13 (5), 631-637. halshs-00661261 .
  • Clark, A., Masclet, D., Villeval, M.C. (2010). Effort and Comparison Income : Experimental and Survey Evidence. Industrial and Labor Relations Review, 63(3), 407-426. halshs-00459777
  • Coricelli, G., Joffily, M., Montmarquette, C., Villeval, M.C. (2010). Cheating, emotions, and rationality : an experiment on tax evasion. Experimental Economics, 13, 226-247. doi:10.1007/s10683-010-9237-5. halshs-00462067
  • Koenigstein, M., Villeval, M.C. (2010). Efficiency and behavioral considerations in labor negotiations. Journal of Economic Psychology, 31, 599-611. halshs-00550466
  • Lefebvre, M., Vieider, F., Villeval, M.C. (2010). Incentive Effects on Risk Attitude in Small Probability Prospects. Economics Letters, 109, 115-120. halshs-00550469
  • G. Charness, M.C. Villeval. (2009). Cooperation and Competition in Intergenerational Experiments in the Field and in the Laboratory. American Economic Review, 99(3), 956-978. halshs-00371984
  • T. Eriksson, A. Poulsen, M.C. Villeval. (2009). Feedback and Incentives : Experimental Evidence. Labour Economics, 16, 679−688. halshs-00451557
  • T. Eriksson, S. Teyssier, M .C. Villeval. (2009). Self-Selection and the Efficiency of Tournaments. Economic Inquiry, 47(3), 530-548. halshs-00451600
  • D. Dickinson, M.C. Villeval. (2008). Does Monitoring Decrease Work Effort ? The Complementarity between Agency and Crowding-Out Theories. Games and Economic Behavior, 63 (1), 56-76. halshs-00276284
  • T. Eriksson, M.C. Villeval. (2008). Performance Pay, Sorting and Social Motivation. Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 68(2), 412−421. hal-00630791
  • C. Montmarquette, L. Lévy-Garboua, M.C. Villeval. (2008). Responsabilité individuelle et fiscalité. Economie et Prévision, 182 (1), 19−31. halshs-00276094
  • B. Fortin, G. Lacroix et M.C. Villeval. (2007). Tax Evasion and Social Interactions. Journal of Public Economics. 91, 2089–2112. Lead article. halshs-00238448
  • A. Clark, D. Masclet, M.C. Villeval. (2006). Effort, revenu et rang. Une étude expérimentale. Revue Economique, 57(3), 635-644. halshs-00104905
  • M.C. Villeval. (2005). Nouvelles conditions de travail : satisfaction ou résignation ? Revue Economique, 56, 2, 237-244. halshs-00157177
  • P. Malgrange, J.L. Rullière, M.C. Villeval. (2004). L’économie des Ressources Humaines – Pouvoir et Limites des Incitations, Economie et Prévision, 164-165 (3-4), 1-15. halshs-00175242
  • C. Montmarquette, J.L. Rullière, M.C. Villeval, R. Zeiliger. (2004). Redesigning Teams and Incentives in a Merger : An Experiment with Managers and Students, Management Science, 50(10), 1379-1389. halshs-00161723
  • F. Tournadre, M.C. Villeval. (2004). Learning from Strikes, Labour Economics, 11, 243-264. halshs-01182330
  • C. Keser, J.L. Rullière, M.C. Villeval. (2004). Le paradoxe de l’adhésion syndicale : une approche en termes de biens publics, Economie et Prévision, 164-165 (3-4), 81-92. halshs-00175203
  • D. Masclet, C. Noussair, S. Tucker, M.C. Villeval. (2003). Monetary and Non-Monetary Punishment in the Voluntary Contributions Mechanism, American Economic Review, 93 (1), 366-380. halshs-00175251

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