Dr. Dotan Persitz

Coller School of Management
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Short Biography

Lecturer in the Economics and Strategy groups. Mainly interested in group decision making including topics as the economics of networks, coalitional bargaining and voting. Also interested in revealed preference theory and its applications.

Holds a B.A. in Mathematics and Computer Science from Tel Aviv University. Received his Ph.D. in Economics from the Berglas school of Economics in Tel Aviv University.

Spent two years as a post-doctoral fellow in the Economics department of the University of British Columbia.  



Fields of Research

Game theory, individual and group decision making, social networks.

Selected Publications

Gabrielle Gayer and Dotan Persitz (2016), “Negotiation across Multiple Issues,” Theoretical Economics, Volume 11, Issue 3, Pages 937-969 (September 2016).


Yoram Halevy, Dotan Persitz and Lanny Zrill (2017), “Non-Parametric Bounds for Non-Convex Preferences,” Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, Volume 137, Pages 105-112 (May 2017).


Yoram Halevy, Dotan Persitz and Lanny Zrill (2019), “Parametric Recoverability of Preferences,” Journal of Political Economy, Forthcoming in Volume 126(4) (August 2019).


Vered Kurtz-David, Dotan Persitz, Ryan Webb and Dino J Levy, "The Neural Computation of Inconsistent Choice Behavior,'' Nature Communications, 2019, Vol. 10, Article 1583.

Chaim Fershtman and Dotan Persitz, "Social Clubs and Social Networks,'' American Economic Journal: Microeconomics, 2021, Vol. 13 (1), 224-251.



2016: Israel Science Foundation grant, 531K NIS (three years) on “Belief Formation over Networks: Experimental Approach”. 

2014: Israel Science Foundation grant, 212K NIS (two years) on “Parametric Recoverability of Preferences”. 

2009: The Berglas School of Economics - best PhD paper. 

2007: Social Sciences Faculty - excellence in PhD studies. 

2006: The Berglas School of Economics - Fishelson award for best empirical MA paper. 

2004: Research grant from the Economics of National Security (ENS) Program at the Samuel Neaman Institute for Advanced Studies in Science and Technology at the Technion - Israel Institute of Technology. 

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