Dr. Kenan Kalaycı


Senior Lecturer in Economics (with tenure), The University of Queensland

ARC Discovery Early Career Research Fellow

Visiting Scholar, The University of Oxford (2017-2018)


Industrial Organization, Behavioral Economics, Experimental Economics


PhD in Economics, Tilburg University, 2011

BA in Economics, Sabanci University, 2005

Journal Publications

Confusopoly: Competition and Obfuscation in Markets, 2016. Experimental Economics (pdf)

Complexity and Biases, (with Marta Serra-Garcia), 2016. Experimental Economics, 19(1), 31-50 (pdf)

Complexity and asset legitimacy in retirement investment (with Alan Tse and Lana Friesen), 2016. Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics, 60(1), 35-48 (pdf)

Price complexity and buyer confusion in markets, 2015. Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, Vol. 111, 154–168 (pdf)

Buyer confusion and market prices (with Jan Potters), 2011. International Journal of Industrial Organization, 29(1), 14-22. 3. (pdf)

Grants, awards, fellowships

Discovery Early Career Researcher Award, Australian Research Council, $358,000 (2016-2018)

Distinguished Teaching Certificate, UQ School of Economics, International Industry Economics (small postgraduate courses), 2015.

Excellence in Teaching Award, UQ School of Economics, Industrial Economics (small undergraduate courses), 2014.

UQ Early Career Research Grant, $20000 (2013-2014)

Distinguished Teaching Certificate, UQ School of Economics, Experimental Economics (small undergraduate courses), 2012.