Chenna Reddy Cotla, PhD

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JPMorgan Chase Institute
JPMorgan Chase & Co.
601 Pennsylvania AVE NW #700
Washington, DC
Office: (202) 585-1345
Cell: (571) 354-5944

Research Interests

Applied Econometrics, Experimental Economics, Big Data/Data Science, Agent-Based Computational Economics, Social Network Analysis


Journal Articles

Armor, David J., Chenna Reddy Cotla, & Thomas Stratmann. Forthcoming. Spurious Relationships from Aggregate Variables in Linear Regression Models. Quality & Quantity, 2016, DOI:10.1007/s11135-016-0335-0

Working Papers

Stability of Social Preferences and Learning in Public Goods Games (with Ragan Petrie) PDF
Learning in Repeated Public Goods Games - A Meta Analysis PDF
Measuring the Preferences of the Poor: Evidence from a Large Randomized Test of Alternative Experimental Methods (with Marco Castillo, Ragan Petrie, and Maximo Torero )

Work in Progress

Econometric Analysis of Coauthorship and Citation Networks in Economics.
Learning and Price Formation in Double Auctions With Cognitive Agents (with Omar Al-Ubaydli)
Higher Education Differential Along Gender and Socioeconomic Dimensions in India. Available at SSRN:

Book Chapters

Kennedy, W. G., Cotla, C. R., Gulden, T., Coletti, M., & Cioffi-Revilla, C. (2014). Towards Validating a Model of Households and Societies in East Africa. In Advances in Computational Social Science, Volume 11 (pp. 315−328). Springer-Verlag.

Peer-Reviewed Conference Proceedings

Cotla, C. R. (2011). A memory-based account of the Spatial Prisoner’s Dilemma . In L. Carlson, C. Holscher, & T. Shipley (Eds.), Proceedings of the 33rd annual conference of the cognitive science society (pp. 342−347). Austin, TX: Cognitive Science Society.
Cotla, C. R. (2011). Dynamics of cooperation in Spatial Prisoner’s Dilemma of memory-based players. In S. Osinga, G. J. Hofstede, & T. Verwart (Eds.), Emergent results of artificial economics, lecture notes in economics and mathematical systems (pp. 191−200). Springer-Verlag.
Gulden, T. R., Cotla, C. R., Hailegiorgis, A., & Crooks, A. (2011). A generic vegetation growth sub-model in a large human/environment interaction model of East Africa. In Proceedings of Computational Social Science Society of America Annual Conference. Santa Fe, NM.
Gulden, T. R., Harrison, J. F., Cotla, C. R., & Crooks, A. (2012). The climate for refugees: An integrated model of human/environment interaction and migration under stress. In Proceedings of 2nd International Conference on Cross-Cultural Decision Making. San Francisco, CA.
Kennedy, W.G., Cotla, C. R., Gulden, T. R., Coletti, M., & Cioffi, C. (2012). Validation of a household model of societies in East Africa. In Proceedings of 2nd International Conference on Cross-Cultural Decision Making. San Francisco, CA.