CV - Krista Jabs Saral

Krista J. Saral
Webster University Geneva
School of Business and Technology
Route de Collex 15
CH-1293 Bellevue
Phone: +41 22 959 80 00
Fax: +41 22 959 80 13
Ph.D. Economics, Florida State University, Dec. 2009
M.S. Economics, Florida State University, 2004
B.A. Economics, Florida State University, 1999
Webster University Geneva, School of Business and Technology, Assistant Professor, March 2010-current
Institute for Energy Systems, Economics, and Sustainability (IESES) at Florida State University, Research
Associate, Fall, 2009 - March, 2010
Quinn Fellow in Experimental Economics at Florida State University (xs/fs Laboratory), 2006-2009
United States Bureau of Labor Statistics, Division of Industry Productivity, Economist, 2005-2006
Entrepreneurship and Team Participation: An Experimental Study, with David Cooper, European Economic Review, Vol. 59, (2013): 126-140.
Speculation and Demand Reduction in English Clock Auctions with Resale, Journal of Economic Behavior
and Organization, Vol. 84, No. 1, (2012): 416-431.
Working Papers
The Impact of Beliefs on E¤ort in Telecommuting Teams, with Glenn Dutcher, in preparation for resubmission to Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization
Procurement Auctions with Renegotiation and Wealth Constraints, with Wei-Shiun Chang & Tim Salmon
Multi-Object Auctions with Resale: An Experimental Analysis, with Marco Pagnozzi
An Analysis of Market-Based and Statutory Limited Liability in Second Price Auctions
E¢ ciency in Auctions with (Failed) Resale, with Marco Pagnozzi
An Experimental Analysis of Speculation and Strategic Demand Reduction in Multi-Object Auctions,
with Marco Pagnozzi
Krista Jabs Saral
Current Projects
Sequential Auctions with Budget Constraints, with Russell Engel & Artie Zillante - data collection …nished,
write-up stage
Collective Decision Making with Costly Communication, with Marcello Puca & Simone Sepe - data collection …nished, write-up stage
Ability and Team Formation, with David Cooper & Marie Claire Villeval - data collection stage (experiments running Spring, 2015 - FSU)
Entrepreneurs: A Longitudinal Study, with David Cooper & Marie Claire Villeval - programming stage,
data collection anticipated to begin Summer/Fall, 2015 in CNRS GATE/EMLyon (2nd round data collection anticipated 2020)
An Experimental Examination of Innovation under Secrecy and Patent Policy - design development stage
Invited Presentations
May, 2013 - University of East Anglia - Norwich, UK
May, 2012 - Grenoble Applied Economics Laboratory (GAEL) - Grenoble, France
March, 2011 - EMIR Workshop, GATE - Lyon, France
June, 2010 - Groupe d’Analyse et de Theorie Economique (GATE)- Lyon, France
March, 2009 - University of Gothenburg - Gothenburg, Sweden
Conference Presentations
2014 Economic Science Association (ESA) European Meeting - Praque, Czech Republic, ESA North
American Meeting - Ft. Lauderdale, USA;
2013 Swiss IO Day - University of Bern, Switzerland; ASFEE - Lyon, France; ESA World Meeting Zurich, Switzerland; Southern Economic Association (SEA) Conference - Tampa, USA
2012 SEA Conference - New Orleans, USA; Society for the Advancement of Behavioral Economics (SABE)
- Granada, Spain; ASFEE - Montpellier, France
2011 ESA European Conference - Luxembourg; ESA World Meeting - Chicago, USA; ASFEE - Martinique,
2010 ESA World Meeting - Copenhagen, Denmark; ASSA Annual Meeting - Atlanta, USA (discussant);
INFORMS Annual Meeting - San Diego, USA
2008 SEA Conference - Washington DC, USA; International ESA Meetings - Pasadena, USA
Media Coverage
Feb. 26, 2013 Harvard Business Review Blog - “New Research: What Yahoo Should Know About Good
Managers and Remote Workers”
Krista Jabs Saral
Teaching & Student Advising
Webster University Geneva
Principles of Microeconomics, Principles of Macroeconomics, Applied Statistics (undergraduate)
Game Theory, Managerial Economics, Applied Statistics for Business (MBA)
Florida State University
Principles of Microeconomics, Principles of Macroeconomics, Introduction to Economics (undergraduate)
Labor Economics, Economics of State and Local Government (undergraduate E-learning)
Grenoble Ecole de Management (partner institution Webster University Geneva)
DBA: Main advisor for Randall Jackson (2017), Samer Hammad (2015)
Grants and Awards
Einaudi Institute for Economics and Finance (EIEF) Project Grant (with Marcello Puca & Simone M.
Sepe), 2014
The International Foundation for Research in Experimental Economics (IFREE) Small Grants Program
(with Marco Pagnozzi), 2012
Faculty Research Grant - Webster University Geneva, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014
Brim Dissertation Fellowship, Department of Economics - Florida State University, 2008-2009 Academic
Ewing Marion Kau¤man Foundation Fellowship - Summer Intensive PhD Seminar in Entrepreneurship,
June 2008
Florida State University Dissertation Research Grant, Feb. 2008
Charles E. Rockwood Graduate Student Teaching Award, Department of Economics - Florida State University, Dec. 2007
Instant Recognition Award, US Bureau of Labor Statistics, Aug. 2006
Achievement Recognition Award, US Bureau of Labor Statistics, Aug. 2006
Professional Memberships
Economic Science Association, American Economic Association, Association Francaise d’Economie Experimentale, Florida State University Fellows Society
Economic Inquiry, Experimental Economics, Industrial and Labor Relations Review, Journal of Economic
Behavior and Organization, Journal of Economic Surveys, Journal of Public Economic Theory
Krista Jabs Saral
Born August 2, 1976
United States Citizen, Swiss Working Permit (B)
Dr. Tim Salmon
Professor of Economics
Department of Economics
Southern Methodist University
3300 Dyer Street
Suite 301, Umphrey Lee Center
Phone: 214-768-3547
Dr. David J. Cooper
Brim Eminent Scholar in Economics
Department of Economics
Florida State University
Tallahassee, FL 32306-2180
Phone: 850-644-7097
Dr. Marie Claire Villeval
Professor of Economics
GATE (Groupe d’Analyse et de Théorie Economique Lyon St Etienne)
CNRS - University of Lyon
93, Chemin des Mouilles
69130 Ecully, France
Phone: +33 472 86 60 79
Dr. Marco Pagnozzi
Associate Professor of Economics
Department of Economics
Universita di Napoli Federico II
80126 Napoli, Italy
Phone: +39 081 675099
Last updated: February 2, 2015