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Research Interests

Economic theory and game theory

Recent Publications

Published Papers

Barlo, M., Carmona, G. and Sabourian, H. Bounded memory Folk Theorem, (2016) Journal of Economic Theory
Lee, J. and Sabourian, H. Complexity and repeated implementation, (2015) Journal of Economic Theory
Park, A. and Sabourian, H. Herding and contrarian behavior in financial markets, (2011) Econometrica
Sabourian, H. and Lee, J. Efficient repeated implementation, (2011) Econometrica
Bag, P. K., Sabourian, H. and Winter, E. Multi-stage voting, sequential elimination and Condorcet consistency, (2009) Journal of Economic Theory

Chapter in Book

Chatterjee, K. and Sabourian, H. Game theory and strategic complexity, (2012) in the book: Computational complexity: theory, techniques, and applications - Springer

Recent Activities

Keynes Fund - Call for Projects 2017 - Publication Date: 2017-08-02
The Keynes Fund is running it's eleventh Call for Projects. The deadline for project proposals is 15th September 2017

Keynes Fund Research Day - Publication Date: 2017-05-09
Keynes Fund for Applied Economics are holding their 4th Annual Research Day on 14th June 2017, in the Faculty of Economics, Keynes Room, from 12.00 - 4.00pm. Please register for the event on the Keynes Fund website.

The Life and Work of Frank Hahn Exhibition - Publication Date: 2017-02-28
The Marshall Library launched The Life and Work of Frank Hahn Exhibition this week. The Exhibition will be on display in the Marshall Library Social Area until 22nd April, 2017.

J M Keynes Fellowship Fund Lectures - Publication Date: 2017-02-13
Professors, Giancarlo Corsetti, Sanjeev Goyal and Hamid Sabourian will be speaking at the J M Keynes Fellowship Fund Lecture, on Tuesday 21 February 2017, 17.30-19.30, in The McGrath Centre, St Catharine’s College

Economic Theory Workshop - Publication Date: 2016-06-01
The Cambridge-INET will be hosting a Economic Theory Workshop on Wednesday 26th - Thursday 8th June 2016, in the Winstanley Lecture Theatre, Trinity College

Research Grants

Herding In Financial Markets (ESRC)


Phd10 - Economic Theory
MPhil R101 - Microeconomics II

PhD Students


Jin Deng Keith Chan
PhD Title: Evolutionary Market Games
Tristan Hennig
PhD Title: Asset prices and trading under imperfect information processing (Areas: Game Theory, Asset Pricing, Behavioural Finance)
Sirikorn Puangjit
PhD Title: Bargaining in Interbank lending market with endogenous matching

Professor Hamid Sabourian

Professor of Economics and Game Theory

Research Group:
Microeconomic Theory

CV: Curriculum Vitae

Contact Details
Room: 48
Office Hours: By appointment
College: Fellow of King's College