Dr Lyla Zhang

Dr Lyla Zhang

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Dr Le (Lyla) Zhang

Lecturer in Economics


Contact Details

Tel: + 61 2 9850 6088

Email: lyla.zhang@mgsm.edu.au




About Dr Le (Lyla) Zhang

Lecturer in Economics

Ph.D. – University of New South Wales (2014)

Research Statement

Dr Le (Lyla) Zhang specialises in experimental and behavioural economics. Her research agenda, combining the theory with experiments, focuses on social preferences, tournament, information search for decision making, and credence goods market.


Journal Articles

  • Zhang, L., & Ortmann, A. (2016). Pro-social or anti-social, or both? A within- and between-subjects study of social preferences. Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics 62: 23-32.
  • Zhang, L., & Ortmann, A. (2014). The effects of the take-option in dictator-game experiments: a comment on Engel’s (2011) meta-study. Experimental Economics, 17(3), 414-420.

Book chapters

  • Zhang, L., & Ortmann, A. (2015). Null Hypothesis Significance Testing and Alternatives. Morris Altman, Eds., Read World Decision Making: An Encyclopedia of Behavioral Economics.
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