Tracy Xiao Liu

Associate Professor

Department of Economics
School of Economics and Management
Tsinghua University
Beijing, China
Office: Weilun 445
Phone: 86-10-62793429
  • Tracy Xiao Liu

I am an Associate Professor at the Department of Economics, School of Economics and Management, Tsinghua University. My research interests are experimental economics, behavioral economics, game theory and information economics.

My husband Baoping Liu is a mathematician at Peking University, and he is interested in harmonic analysis and PDE.


  • Simultaneous versus Sequential All-pay Auctions: an Experimental Study, Lian Jian, Zheng Li, and Tracy Xiao Liu, Forthcoming, Experimental Economics, 2016. Paper
  • Crowdsourcing with All-pay Auctions: a Field Experiment on Taskcn, Tracy Xiao Liu, Jiang Yang, Lada Adamic and Yan Chen, Management Science 60 (8), 2020-2037, August 2014. Paper
  • Which Hat to Wear? Impact of Natural Identities on Coordination and Cooperation, Yan Chen, Sherry Li, Tracy Xiao Liu and Margaret Shih, Games and Economic Behavior 84, 58-86, March 2014. Paper
  • Behavioral Spillovers and Cognitive Load in Multiple Games: An Experimental Study, Jenna Bednar, Yan Chen, Tracy Xiao Liu and Scott Page, Games and Economic Behavior 74 (1), 12-31, January 2012. Paper

Research Papers

  • All-Pay Auctions with Endogenous Bid Timing: An Experimental Study, Tracy Xiao Liu, 2016
  • Group Identity and Cooperation in Infinitely Repeated Games, Sherry Xin Li and Tracy Xiao Liu, 2016
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