Prof. Nilanjan ROY

Ph.D. in Social Science, California Institute of Technology, 2013
M.S. in Social Science, California Institute of Technology, 2010
M.S. in Quantitative Economics, Indian Statistical Institute, India, 2008
B.S. in Economics (Honours), Presidency College, India, 2006

Visiting address
Phone: +852 34422659

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NILANJAN ROY received his B.Sc. (Honours) from Presidency College, University of Calcutta, India, M.S.(QE) from Indian Statistical Institute, India, M.S. and Ph.D. in Social Science from California Institute of Technology, U.S.A. Prior to joining the City University of Hong Kong, he was an Assistant Professor at the Singapore University of Technology and Design, Singapore. His main research/teaching interests include Microeconomics, Game Theory, Experimental Economics, Experimental Finance. His current research focuses on cooperation in dynamic networks, consumption smoothing, and social trading in experimental asset markets. 

Research Interests/Areas

  • Game Theory
  • Experimental Economics
  • Microeconomics
  • Asset Pricing


Teaching Areas

  • Microeconomics
  • Game Theory
  • Experimental Methods in Economics and Finance


  • Eric Theodore Bax, James Li and Nilanjan Roy (2012), "Pricing and Payment Allocation among Online Advertising Parties", Publication number US20120191528 A1 (US Patent App. 13/014,386), USA.
  • Eric Theodore Bax, Joaquin A. Delgado, James Li and Nilanjan Roy (2012), "Systems and Methods for Pricing Portfolio Allocations of Ad Deliveries to Online Ads Using a Vickrey-Clarke-Groves Mechanism", Publication number US20120166292 A1 (US Patent App. 12/979,928), USA.