Matthew Ellman


PhD, Harvard University

Matthew Ellman is a tenured scientist at the Institut d’Anàlisi Econòmica (CSIC). Previously, he worked as assistant professor at the Universitat Pompeu Fabra (1999-2006), as Ramón y Cajal Researcher at the Institut d’Anàlisi Econòmica (2006-8) and as lecturer and associate of the Serra-Ramoneda Chair (2008-10).

Prof. Ellman has refereed for many international journals including the American Economic Review, the American Political Science Review, the Economic Journal, Experimental Economics, Games and Economic Behavior, the Journal of Economics, Behavior and Organization, and the Scandinavian Journal of Economics.


Recognition Program

Matthew Ellman and Sjaak Hurkens

Optimal crowdfunding design

Journal of Economic Theory, Vol.184, 104939, November 2019, 10.1016/j.jet.2019.104939

Recognition Program

Jordi Brandts, Gary Charness and Matthew Ellman

Let's Talk: How Communication Affects Contract Design

Journal of the European Economic Association, Vol.14, No 4, 943-974, August 2016, 10.1111/jeea.12157