Spanish National Research Prize “Pascual Madoz” in Social Sciences and Economics (2010)
Rey Jaime I Award (2008)
XVIII Premi Fundació Catalana per a la Recerca i la Innovació (FCRI), (2007)
Doctor Honoris Causa of the Universidad Pablo de Olavide (2007)
Fellow of the Asociación Española de Economía (2006)
Distinció de la Generalitat de Catalunya per a la Promoció de la Recerca Universitària (2000)
Rey Juan Carlos Award (1996)
Fellow of the Econometric Society (1988)




  1. Handbook of Utility Theory. Volume 2 Extensions, S. Barberà, P. J. Hammond and C. Seidl (eds.) Dordrecht: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2004. ISBN 978–1–4020–7964–1.

  2. Handbook of Utility Theory. Volume 1 Principles, S. Barberà, P. J. Hammond and C. Seidl (eds.) Dordrecht: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1998. ISBN 978–0–7923–8174–7.


  1. "Two Necessary Conditions for Strategy–Proofness: On what Domains Are They also Sufficient?" (joint with D. Berga and B. Moreno). Games and Economic Behavior 75, 490–509, 2012.

  2. “Domains, Ranges and Strategy–Proofness: The Case of Single—Dipped Preferences” (joint with D. Berga and B. Moreno). Social Choice and Welfare 39, 335–352, 2012.

  3. "Group Strategy–Proof Social Choice Functions with Binary Ranges and Arbitrary Domains: Characterization Results" (joint with D. Berga and B. Moreno). International Journal of Game Theory 41(4), 791–808, 2012.

  4. "Preference for Flexibility and the Opportunities of Choice" (joint with B. Grodal). Journal of Mathematical Economics 47, 272–278, 2011.

  5. "Free Triples, Large Indifference Classes and the Majority Rule" (joint with L. Ehlers). Social Choice and Welfare 37(4), 559–574, 2011.

  6. "Top Monotonicity: a Common Root for Single Peakedness, Single Crossing and the Median Voter Result" (joint with B. Moreno). Games and Economic Behavior 73, 345–359, 2011.

  7. "Individual versus group strategy–proofness: when do they coincide?" (joint with D. Berga and B. Moreno). Journal of Economic Theory 145(5), 1648–1674, 2010.

  8. "On the Rule of k Names" (joint with D. Coelho). Games and Economic Behavior 70(1), 44–61, 2010. Special issue in honor of Ehud Kalai.

  9. "How to Choose a Non–Controversial List with k Names" (joint with D. Coelho). Social Choice and Welfare 31(1), 79–96, 2008.

  10. "Indifferences and Domain Restrictions". Analyse und Kritik 29(2), 146–162, 2007.

  11. A Note on the Impossibility of a Satisfactory Concept of Stability for Coalition Formation Games" (joint with A. Gerber). Economic Letters 95, 85–90, 2007.

  12. "On the Weights of Nations: Assigning Voting Weights in a Heterogeneous Union" (joint with M. O. Jackson). Journal of Political Economy 114(2), 317–339, 2006.

  13. "Locating Public Facilities by Majority: Stability, Consistency and Group Formation" (joint with C. Beviá). Games and Economic Behavior 56(1), 185–200, 2006.

  14. "Voting by Committees under Constraints" (joint with J. Massó and A. Neme). Journal of Economic Theory 122, 185–205, 2005.

  15. "Choosing How to Choose: Self–Stable Majority Rules and Constitutions" (joint with M. O. Jackson). The Quarterly Journal of Economics 119(3), 1011–1048, 2004.

  16. "On Coalition Formation: Durable Coalition Structures" (joint with A. Gerber). Mathematical Social Sciences 45, 185–203, 2003.

  17. "Supporting Others and the Evolution of Influence" (joint with A. Perea). Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control 26(12), 2051–2092, 2002.

  18. "Self–selection Consistent Functions" (joint with C. Beviá). Journal of Economic Theory 105(2), 263–277, 2002.

  19. "An Introduction to Strategy–proof Social Choice Functions". Social Choice and Welfare 18(4), 619–653, 2001.

  20. "Strategy–proof Social Choice Correspondences" (joint with B. Dutta and A. Sen). Journal of Economic Theory 101, 374–394, 2001.

  21. "Voting for Voters: A Model of Electoral Evolution" (joint with M. Maschler and J. Shalev). Games and Economic Behavior 37(1), 40–78, 2001.

  22. "Incentive Compatible Reward Schemes for Labour–Managed Firms" (joint with B. Dutta). Review of Economic Design 5(2), 111–127, 2000. Also in B. Dutta and M. O. Jackson (eds.) Networks and Groups. Models of Strategic Formation. Heildeberg: Springer, 453–469, 2003.

  23. "Maximal Domains of Preferences Preserving Strategy–Proofness for Generalized Median Voters Schemes" (joint with J. Massó and A. Neme). Social Choice and Welfare 16(2), 321–336, 1999.

  24. "Strategy–Proof Voting on Compact Ranges" (joint with J. Massó and S. Serizawa). Games and Economic Behavior 25(2), 272–291, 1998. Also in C. d'Aspremont (ed.) Social Organization and Mechanism Design. Proceedings of the Second Francqui Colloquium. De Broeck & Lacier, S. A., 1999.

  25. "Strategy–Proof Probabilistic Rules for Expected Utility Maximizers" (joint with A. Bogomolnaia and H. van der Stel). Mathematical Social Sciences 35(2), 89–103, 1998.

  26. "Voting under Constraints" (joint with J. Massó and A. Neme). Journal of Economic Theory 76(2), 298–321, 1997.

  27. "Strategy–proof Allotment Rules" (joint with M. O. Jackson and A. Neme). Games and Economic Behavior 18(1), 1–21, 1997.

  28. "Protective Behaviour in Matching Models" (joint with B. Dutta). Games and Economic Behavior 8(2), 281–296, 1995.

  29. "Strategy–proof Exchange" (joint with M. O. Jackson). Econometrica 63(1), 51–87, 1995.

  30. "Top Dominance and the Possibility of Strategy–proof Solutions to Matching Problems" (joint with J. Alcalde). Economic Theory 4(3), 417–435, 1994.

  31. "A Characterization of Strategy–proof Social Choice Functions for Economies with Pure Public Goods" (joint with M. O. Jackson). Social Choice and Welfare 11(3), 241–252, 1994.

  32. "Generalized Median Voter Schemes and Committees" (joint with F. Gul and E. Stacchetti). Journal of Economic Theory 61(2), 262–289, 1993.

  33. "Voting by Committees" (joint with H. Sonnenschein and L. Zhou). Econometrica 59(3), 595–609, 1991.

  34. "Strategy–proof Voting Schemes with Continuous Preferences" (joint with B. Peleg). Social Choice and Welfare 7(1), 31–38, 1990.

  35. "Maximin, Leximin and the Protective Criterion:characterizations and comparisons" (joint with M. O. Jackson). Journal of Economic Theory 46(1), 34–44, 1988.

  36. "General, Direct and Self–Implementation of Social Choice Functions via Protective Equilibria" (joint with B. Dutta). Mathematical Social Sciences 11(2), 109–127, 1986.

  37. "Falmagne and the Rationalizability of Stochastic Choices in Terms of Random Orderings" (joint with P. K. Pattanaik). Econometrica 54(3), 707–715, 1986.

  38. "On Some Axioms for Ranking Sets of Alternatives" (joint with C. R. Barret and P. K. Pattanaik). Journal of Economic Theory 33(2), 301–308, 1984 .

  39. "Extending an Order on a Set to the Power Set: some Remarks on Kannai and Peleg's Approach" (joint with P. K. Pattanaik). Journal of Economic Theory 32(1), 185–191, 1984.

  40. "Collective Probabilistic Judgements" (joint with F. Valenciano). Econometrica 51(4), 1033–1046, 1983.

  41. "Strategy–Proofness and Pivotal Voters: A Direct Proof of the Gibbard–Satterthwaite Theorem". International Economic Review 24(2), 413–417, 1983.

  42. Review of "Choice, Welfare and Measurement", by A. Sen. Journal of Economic Literature 22(2), 583–584, 1983.

  43. "Implementability via Protective Equilibria" (joint with B. Dutta). Journal of Mathematical Economics 10(1), 49–65, 1982.

  44. "Pivotal Voters: A New Proof of Arrow's Theorem". Economics Letters 6(1), 13–16, 1980.

  45. "Stable Voting Schemes". Journal of Economic Theory 23(2), 267–274, 1980.

  46. "A Note on Group Strategy–Proof Decision Schemes". Econometrica 47(3), 637–640, 1979.

  47. "Majority and Positional Voting in a Probabilistic Framework". The Review of Economic Studies 46(2), 379–389, 1979.

  48. "Preference Aggregation with Randomized Social Orderings" (joint with H. Sonnenschein). Journal of Economic Theory 18(2), 244–254, 1978.

  49. "The Manipulation of Social Choice Mechanisms that do not leave "too much" to chance". Econometrica 45(7), 1573–1588, 1977.

  50. "Manipulation of Social Decision Functions". Journal of Economic Theory 15(2), 266–278, 1977.


  1. "Balancing the Power to Appoint Officers" (joint with D. Coelho), WP SSRN2265798 and WP696 Barcelona GSE, 2013.

  2. "Meritocracy, Egalitarianism and the Stability of Majoritarian Organizations" (joint with C. Beviá and C. Ponsatí). WP SSRN2275851 and WP737 Barcelona GSE, 2013.

  3. "A Theorem on Preference Aggregation", WP166 CREA–Barcelona Economics, 2006.

  4. "Designing Decisions Rules for Transnational Infrastructure Projects", WP5/03E Inter–American Development Bank and WP61 CREA–Barcelona Economics, 2003.
  1. "Some new Domain Restrictions in Social Choice, and their Consequences" (joint with D. Berga and B. Moreno), in V. Torra et al. (eds.) Modeling Decisions for Artificial Intelligence. Proceedings of the 10th International Conference MDAI (Lecture Notes in Computer Science Series). Heidelberg: Springer, 8234, 11—24, 2013.
  2. "Strategy–proof Social Choice", in K. J. Arrow, A. K. Sen and K. Suzumura (eds.) Handbook of Social Choice and Welfare. Volume 2. Netherlands: North–Holland, chapter 25, 731—831, 2010.
  3. "Llull's Writings on Elections from the Perspective of Today's Research in Social Choice: an Economist's Viewpoint", in A. Fidora and C. Sierra (eds.) Ramon Llull: From the Ars Magna to Artificial Intelligence. Barcelona: CSIC, chapter 5, 85–93, 2011. (Published electronically at
  4. "Arrow's Impossibility Theorem", in J. Segura and C. Rodríguez Braun (eds.) An Eponymous Dictionary of Economics (A Guide to Laws and Theorems Named after Economists). Cheltenham: Edward Elgar Publishing, 6—8, 2005.
  5. "Ranking Sets of Objects" (joint with W. Bossert and P. K. Pattanaik), in S. Barberà, P. J. Hammond and C. Seidl (eds.) Handbook of Utility Theory. Volume 2 Extensions. Dordrecht: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 893–977, 2004. ISBN 978–1–4020–7964–1.
  6. "Notes on Strategy–Proof Social Choice Functions", in K. Arrow, A. Sen, and K. Suzumura (eds.) Social Choice Re–examined, Volume 2. Proceedings of the IEA Conference. England: Palgrave Macmillan, chapter 9, 26–45, 1996. French version: "Sur les fonctions de choix non manipulables". Revue d'Économie Politique 106(1), 61–85, 1996.
  7. "Rationalizable Stochastic Choice over Restricted Domains", in J. S. Chipman, D. McFadden and M. K. Richter (eds.) Preferences, Uncertainty and Optimality: Essays in honor of Leonid Hurwicz. United States: Westview Press, chapter 8, 203–217, 1990.
  8. "Pivotal Voters: A Simple Proof of Arrow's Theorem", in P. K. Pattanaik and M. Salles (eds.) Social Choice and Welfare. Netherlands: North Holland, chapter 2, 31—35, 1983.
  9. "Voting Schemes for Small Committees: An Informal Look at their Strategic Properties", in Proceedings of the International Seminar in Public Economics. Toledo, September 1979.
  10. "Nice Decision Schemes", in H. W. Gottinger and W. Leinfellner (eds.) Decision Theory and Social Ethics: Issues in Social Choice. Dordrecht: D. Reidel Publishing Company, 101–117, 1978.


  1. Estado y Economía, Elementos para un Debate, S. Barberà (ed.) BBV Foundation, 1995.


  1. "Notas sobre incertidumbre, flexibilidad, y ordenaciones de conjuntos". ISEGORÍA, Revista de Filosofía Moral y Política 18, 223–233, 1998.

  2. "El pensament econòmic als anys noranta: permanència i canvi". Revista Econòmica de Catalunya 17, 85–89, 1992.

  3. "El análisis axiomático de problemas distributivos: consideraciones éticas en un marco formalizado". Información Comercial Española 691, 75–85, 1991.

  4. "Algunas dificultades en torno al concepto de equidad". Economía Pública 2, 3–17, 1989.

  5. "Teoría de juegos y métodos de votación". Cuadernos Económicos de Información Comercial Española 40, 195–216, 1988.

  6. "Teoría de la elección social: algunas líneas de desarrollo". Hacienda Pública Española 91, 271–273, 1984.

  7. "El análisis de incentivos en economía normativa". Revista Española de Economía 1(1), 99–131, 1984.

  8. "Justicia, equidad y eficiencia". Hacienda Pública Española 51, 213–248, 1978.

  9. "Prohibiciones metodológicas y economía de bienestar" (joint with J. C. García–Bermejo). Cuadernos Económicos de Información Comercial Española 3–4, 146–166, 1977.

  10. "Desarrollos recientes en la teoría de la elección social". Hacienda Pública Española 77, 247–269, 1977.

  11. "Racionalidad, decisividad e independencia de alternativas irrelevantes". Cuadernos de Economía 4(11), 417–439, 1976.


  1. "Notas sobre la teoría de la elección social" in La investigación económica en España, 1990–2000. Una década de cambios. València: IVIE, 66—74, 2000.

  2. "L'heterodòxia d'un teòric ortodox: Amartya Sen, Premi Nobel d'Economia 1998". Anuari Volum 16 Societat Catalana d'Economia. Barcelona 2000.

  3. "Sur les fonctions de choix non manipulables", Revue d'Économie Politique 106(1), 1996. French version of "Notes on Strategy–Proof Social Choice Functions" in K. Arrow, A. Sen and K. Suzumura (eds.) Social Choice Re–examined. Volume 2. London: Macmillan, 1996.

  4. "Decisiones y juicios colectivos probabilistas", in E. de Bustos, J. C. García–Bermejo, E. Pérez Sedeño, A. Rivadulla, J. Urrutia and J. L. Zofío (eds.) Perspectivas actuales de lógica y filosofía de la ciencia. Filosofía de la economía. Madrid: Siglo XXI de España, 475—491, 1994.

  5. "Escasez y derechos fundamentales: algunos comentarios desde la Economía", in J. Mª Sauca (ed.) Problemas Actuales de los Derechos Humanos. Madrid: Instituto de Derechos Humanos Bartolomé de las Casas, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid and Boletín Oficial del Estado, 215—228, 1994.

  6. "Una introducción a los modelos de asignación bilateral", in Lecturas en Economía. En memoria de Luis Lumbreras. Bilbao: Servicio Editorial de la Universidad del País Vasco, 279–305, 1993.

  7. "Racionalitat Individual", in R. Marimón and X. Calsamiglia (eds.) Invitació a la Teoria Econòmica. Madrid: Ariel, chapter 12, 208—226, 1991. Also in Spanish "Algunos modelos de comportamiento racional en Economía". Invitación a la Teoría Económica. Madrid: Ariel, 1991.

  8. "Reflexiones sobre el papel del Consejo Social en el futuro de la Universidad del País Vasco", in La universidad vasca y sus perspectivas. Bilbao, 1986.

  9. "Métodos de votación para comités reducidos. Una visión informal de sus propiedades estratégicas", in E. Albi and R. E. Musgrave (eds.) Aspectos regionales de la política fiscal 2. Madrid: Instituto de Estudios Fiscales, 72(2), 195–198, 1984.

  10. Comments to R. M. Bird's "Políticas de gasto y desarrollo regional" (joint with C. Gallastegui), in E. Albi and R. E. Musgrave (eds.) Aspectos regionales de la política fiscal. Madrid: Instituto de Estudios Fiscales, 72(1), 195–198, 1984.

  11. "El Sector Público en la Comunidad Autónoma del País Vasco y la adhesión de España a la CE" (joint with J. Urrutia, C. Gallastegui and I. Gallastegui), in Euskadi en la Comunidad Económica Europea. Bilbao: Gobierno Vasco, chapter IX, 611—688, 1983.

  12. "Algunas notas sobre el análisis formal de sistemas económicos", in Ensayos de Economía, collective work. Bilbao: Servicio Editorial de la Universidad del País Vasco, 313–325, 1981.

  13. "El papel del Estado en la asignación de recursos: algunas recomendaciones desde la Teoría Económica", in J. M. Buchanan, et al. (eds.) El Sector Público en las Economías de Mercado, collective work. Madrid: Espasa–Calpe, 139–161, 1979.

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