Department of Economics

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CHEW Soo Hong
Title: Professor / Provost's Chair
Email: ecscsh Office: AS2 05-14
Tel: 6516 4875 Fax: 6775 2646
Degree: PhD, University of British Columbia
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Teaching Areas:
Decision theory, microeconomic theory, behavioral and experimental economics

Research Areas:
Decision theory, behavioral and biological economics, experimental economics

Selected Publications:
Chew SH, “A Generalization of the Quasilinear Mean with Application to the Measurement of Income Inequality and Decision Theory Resolving the Allais Paradox”, Econometrica 51 (1983): 1065-1092

Chew SH, E. Karni and Z. Safra, “Risk Aversion in the Theory of Expected Utility Theory with Rank-Dependent Probabilities”, Journal of Economic Theory 42 (1987): 370-381

Chew SH and L.G. Epstein, “The Structure of Preferences and Attitudes towards the Timing of the Resolution of Uncertainty”, International Economic Review 30 (1989): 103-117

Chew SH and L.G. Epstein, “A Unifying Approach to Axiomatic Non-Expected Utility Theory”, Journal of Economic Theory 49 (1989): 207-240

Chew SH and L.G. Epstein, “Non-Expected Utility Preferences in a Temporal Framework with an Application to Consumption-Savings Behavior”, Journal of Economic Theory 50 (1990): 54-81

Chew SH, L.G. Epstein and U. Segal, “Mixture Symmetry and Quadratic Utility”, Econometrica 59 (1991): 139-163

Chew SH and G. Tan, “The Market for Sweepstakes”, Review of Economic Studies 72 (2005): 1009-1029

Chew SH and J. S. Sagi, “Small Worlds: Modeling attitudes toward Sources of Uncertainty”, Journal of Economic Theory 139 (2008): 1-24

Chew SH and J. S. Sagi, “Event Exchangeability: Probabilistic Sophistication without Monotonicity or Continuity”, Econometrica 74 (2006): 771-786

Chew SH and Sagi JS, “An Inequality Measure for Stochastic Allocations”, Journal of Economic Theory 147 (2012), 1517-1544