Kosmas Marinakis, Ph.D.

Kosmas Marinakis, Ph.D

College of Integrative Studies, SMU

Research Areas

Theory of Incentives, Industrial Organization,
Economics of Education, Experimental Economics


“Are Tournaments Optimal over Piece Rates under Limited Liability for the Principal?”, with Theofanis Tsoulouhas. International Journal of Industrial Organization 31(3) (2013), 223-237 [Download pdf]

“A Comparison of Cardinal Tournaments and Piece Rate Contracts with Liquidity Constrained Agents”,with Theofanis Tsoulouhas. Journal of Economics 105(2) (2012), 161-190 [Download pdf]

“Tournaments with Ex Post Heterogeneous Agents”, with Theofanis Tsoulouhas. Economics Bulletin, Vol. 4 no. 41 pp. 1-9 (2007) [Download pdf]

Work in Progress

– “Game of Cheating”, with Martsella Davitaya [Coming soon]

– “Absolute vs. Relative Incentives under Peer Effects in Education” [Download pdf]

– “Cardinal versus Rank Order Evaluation in Contracts” [Coming soon]