Diego Aycinena is an experimental and behavioral economist. His research relies on laboratory and field experiments to understand human behavior and the properties of various institutions. His research has been published in peer-reviewed journals, such as Experimental Economics, Review of Economics and Statistics, Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience, and American Economic Journal: Applied Economics –among others.
He is an Associate Professor of Economics at Universidad del Rosario in Bogotá Colombia, and Research Affiliate at the Economic Science Institute at Chapman University. Dr. Aycinena is currently on leave serving as the Alternate Executive Director for the Chair of Central America and Belize at the Inter-American Development Bank. He holds a MA and Ph.D. in Economics from George Mason University. He is a member of the American Economic Association and the Economic Science Association.
Informational and Allocative Efficiency with Zero- and Minimal-Intelligence Agents without Predefined Roles under Alternative Exchange Institutions