Job Market Paper

Laughren, Kevin, 2023. “Decomposing Inattention”.

Refereed Publications

Kimbrough, Erik, Kevin Laughren, and Roman Sheremeta, 2020. “War and Conflict in Economics: Theories Applications and Recent Trends”. Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization.

Under Review – Invited To Resubmit

Freeman, David J., and Kevin Laughren, 2023. “Task Completion Without Commitment”. Resubmitted to Experimental Economics.

Online Supplement
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Working Papers

Laughren, Kevin, and Henry Schneider, 2022. “Adaptive Experimentation for Startup Marketing: Pre-Analysis Plan”. Available by e-mail request.

Laughren, Kevin, Lara Aknin, Dai Heide, Panayiotis Pappas, Milan Singh, 2019. “Demonstrating Selection Effects in Evaluation of a First Year Seminar Program”.

PhD Thesis

Laughren, Kevin, 2021. “Inattention, task completion, and retention among undergrads”. Simon Fraser University. Available at Simon Fraser University Thesis Repository:

Masters Thesis

Laughren, Kevin, 2013. “Banking on lottery tickets: A behavioural study of prize-linked savings”. University of Calgary. Available at University of Calgary Thesis Repository:

Other Projects

Laughren, Kevin, 2019. “Learning to Forecast and Forgetting the Past: A simulation of Individual Evolutionary Learning with Unknown Asset Returns”.

Laughren, Kevin, & Oxoby, Robert, 2015. “Gambler’s Fallacy.” In M. Altman (Ed.), Real-World Decision MakingAn Encyclopedia of Behavioral Economics (pp. [169]-170). Greenwood.

Laughren, Kevin, and Robert Oxoby, 2015. “Gender and Decision Making” In M. Altman (Ed.), Real-World Decision MakingAn Encyclopedia of Behavioral Economics (pp. 174-175). Greenwood.