ECONtribute Discussion Papers

NumberTitleAuthorsResearch Area
060/2021The Exchange Rate Insulation PuzzleGiancarlo Corsetti, Keith Kuester, Gernot J. Müller, Sebastian SchmidtDistribution
059/2021Optimal Delegation and Information Transmission under Limited AwarenessSarah Auster, Nicola PavoniBehavioral Foundations
058/2021Market Depth, Leverage, and Speculative BubblesZeno Enders, Hendrik HakenesFinancial Stability
057/2021Detecting coverage bias in user-generated contentAnna Kerkhof, Johannes MünsterConsumer Protection, Political Economy
056/2021Selective sharing of news items and the political position of news outletsJulian Freitag, Anna Kerkhof, Johannes MünsterConsumer Protection, Political Economy
055/2021Parental Paternalism and PatienceLukas Kiessling, Shyamal Chowdhury, Hannah Schildberg-Hörisch, Matthias SutterBehavioral foundations | Market Design and Behavior
054/2021Collective Intertemporal Decisions and Heterogeneity in GroupsDaniela Glätzle-Rützler, Philipp Lergetporer, Matthias SutterBehavioral foundations | Market Design and Behavior
053/2021The Impact of the First Professional Police Forces on CrimeAnna Bindler, Randi HjalmarssonDistribution
052/2021Sequential Trading with Coarse ContingenciesSarah Auster, Jeremy Kettering, Asen KochovBehavioral Foundations
051/2021Roman Transport Network Connectivity and Economic IntegrationMatthias Flückiger, Erik Hornung, Mario Larch, Markus Ludwig, Allard MeesPolitical Economy
050/2020A Theory of Debt Maturity and InnovationYuliyan MitkovFinancial Stability
049/2020Allocating Losses: Bail-ins, Bailouts and Bank RegulationTodd Keister, Yuliyan MitkovFinancial Stability
048/2020Patience, Cognitive Abilities, and Cognitive Effort: Survey and Experimental Evidence from a Developing CountryStefania Bortolotti, Thomas Dohmen, Hartmut Lehmann, Frauke Meyer, Norberto Pignatti, Karine TorosyanBehavioral Foundations
047/2020Improving healthy eating in children: Experimental evidenceGary Charness, Ramón Cobo-Reyes, Erik Eyster, Gabriel Katz, Ángela Sánchez, Matthias SutterBehavioral foundations | Market Design and Behavior
046/2020Understanding Cooperation in an Intertemporal ContextFelix Kölle, Thomas LauerMarket Design and Behavior
045/2020Interview Sequences and the Formation of Subjective AssessmentsJonas Radbruch, Amelie SchiprowskiBehavioral Foundations
Contextualizing oppositional cultures: A multilevel network analysis of status orders in schoolsHanno Kruse, Clemens KronebergOrganizational Design & Behavior
043/2020Limited Awareness and Financial IntermediationSarah Auster, Nicola PavoniBehavioral Foundations
042/2020Zombies at large? Corporate debt overhang and the macroeconomyÒscar Jordà, Martin Kornejew, Moritz Schularick, Alan M. TaylorFinancial Stability
041/2020Leaning against the wind and crisis riskMoritz Schularick, Lucas ter Steege, Felix WardFinancial Stability
040/2020Federal unemployment reinsurance and local labor-market policiesMarek Ignaszak, Philip Jung, Keith KuesterDistribution
039/2020Middle Managers, Personnel Turnover and Performance: A Long-Term Field Experiment in a Retail ChainGuido Friebel, Matthias Heinz, Nikolay ZubanovOrganizational Design & Behavior
038/2020Diagnostic Uncertainty and Insurance Coverage in Credence Goods MarketsLoukas Balafoutas, Helena Fornwagner, Rudolf Kerschbamer, Matthias Sutter, Maryna TverdostupBehavioral Foundations, Theoretical Foundations, Consumer Protection, Market Design and Behavior
037/2020Benefit Duration, Job Search Behavior and Re-EmploymentAndreas Lichter, Amelie SchiprowskiBehavioral Foundations
036/2020Populist Leaders and the EconomyManuel Funke, Moritz Schularick, Christoph TrebeschFinancial Stability, Political Economy
035/2020Patience and Comparative DevelopmentUwe Sunde, Thomas Dohmen, Benjamin Enke, Armin Falk, David Huffman, Gerrit MeyerheimBehavioral Foundations, Organizational Design & Behavior
034/2020Competitive gerrymandering and the popular voteFelix Bierbrauer, Mattias PolbornPolitical Economy
033/2020The Role of Social Networks in Bank LendingOliver Rehbein, Simon RotherFinancial Stability
032/2020The Expected (Signaling) Value of Higher EducationLaura Ehrmantraut, Pia Pinger, and Renske StansDistribution
031/2020How people know their risk preference
Ruben C. Arslan, Martin Brümmer, Thomas Dohmen, Johanna Drewelies, Ralph Hertwig, Gert G. WagnerBehavioral Foundations
030/2020Scaring or scarring? Labour market effects of criminal victimisationAnna Bindler, Nadine KetelDistribution
029/2020Hate Trumps Love: The Impact of Political Polarization on Social PreferencesEugen DimantBehavioral Foundations
028/2020Robust estimation of wage dispersion with censored data: An application to occupational earnings risk and risk attitudesDaniel Pollmann, Thomas Dohmen, Franz PalmBehavioral Foundations
027/2020Parental Involvement and the Intergenerational Transmission of Economic Preferences, Attitude and Personality TraitsMaria Zumbuehl, Thomas Dohmen, Gerard PfannBehavioral Foundations
026/2020Higher Order Risk Preferences: New Experimental Measures, Determinants and Field BehaviorSebastian O. Schneider, Matthias SutterBehavioral Foundations, Theoretical Foundations, Consumer Protection
025/2020Labour Supply during Lockdown and a “New Normal”: The Case of the NetherlandsHans-Martin von Gaudecker, Radost Holler, Lena Janys, Bettina Sifinger, Christian ZimpelmannDistribution
024/2020Psychological pressure and the right to determine the moves in dynamic tournaments – Evidence from a natural field experimentMark Kassis, Sascha L. Schmidt, Dominik Schreyer, Matthias SutterMarkets & Values, Market Design & Behavior, Consumer Protection
023/2020Deviant or Wrong? The Effects of Norm Information on the Efficacyof PunishmentCristina Bicchieri, Eugen Dimant, Erte XiaoBehavioral Foundations
022/2020Trustworthiness in the financial industryAndrej Gill, Matthias Heinz,Heiner Schumacher, Matthias SutterBehavioral Foundations, Markets and Values, Organizational Design and Behavior, Consumer Protection
021/2020Do Non-Compete Clauses Undermine Minimum Wages? Thomas Kohler, Fabian Schmitz Organizational Design & Behavior
020/2020Polls and Elections: Strategic Respondents and Turnout ImplicationsChristina LuxenTheoretical Foundations
019/2020Financial literacy, risk and time preferences – Results from a randomized educational interventionMatthias Sutter, Michael Weyland, Anna Untertrifaller, Manuel FroitzheimBehavioral Foundations, Consumer Protection
018/2020(Why) do central banks care about their profits?Igor Goncharov, Vasso Ioannidou, Martin C. SchmalzPolitical Economy
017/2020Bank capital and the European recovery from the COVID-19 crisis Moritz Schularick, Sascha Steffen, Tobias H. TrögerDistribution, Political Economy
016/2020The Role of Caseworkers in Unemployment Insurance: Evidence from Unplanned AbsencesAmelie SchiprowskiBehavioral Foundations
015/2020Modigliani Meets Minsky: Inequality, Debt, and Financial Fragility in America, 1950-2016Alina Kristin Bartscher, Moritz Kuhn, Moritz Schularick, Ulrike I. SteinsFinancial Stability, Distribution
014/2020Are Economists’ Preferences Psychologists’ Personality Traits? A Structural ApproachTomáš JagelkaBehavioral Foundations
013/2020Paying Them to Hate US: The Effect of U.S. Military Aid on Anti-American Terrorism, 1968-2014Eugen Dimant, Tim Krieger, Daniel MeierrieksBehavioral Foundations
012/2020Unequal and unstable: income inequality and bank riskYuliyan Mitkov, Ulrich SchüwerFinancial Stability
011/2020Monetary Policy, Financial Constraints, and RedistributionChristian Loenser, Andreas SchabertFinancial Stability, Distribution
010/2020The Political Economy of a Diverse Monetary UnionEnrico Perotti, Oscar SoonsFinancial Stability, Distribution
009/2020Observability, Social Proximity, and the Erosion of Norm ComplianceCristina Bicchieri, Eugen Dimant, Simon Gächter, Daniele NosenzoBehavioral Foundations
008/2020Mentoring and Schooling Decisions: Causal EvidenceArmin Falk, Fabian Kosse, Pia PingerBehavioral Foundations, Distribution
007/2020Social capital and the spread of Covid-19: Insights from European countriesAlina Kristin Bartscher, Sebastian Seitz, Sebastian Siegloch, Michaela Slotwinski, Nils WehrhöferPolitical Economy
006/2020Secular Trends and Technological ProgressRobin Döttling, Enrico PerottiFinancial Stability, Distribution
005/2020A General Framework for Studying ContestsSpencer Bastani, Thomas Giebe, Oliver GürtlerOrganizational Design & Behavior
004/2020Reveal it or conceal it: On the value of second opinions in a low-entry-barriers credence goods marketParampreet Christopher Bindra, Rudolf Kerschbamer, Daniel Neururer, Matthias SutterMarkets & Values, Market Design & Behavior, Consumer Protection
003/2020Discrimination, narratives and family history: An experiment with Jordanian host and Syrian refugee childrenKai Barron, Heike Harmgart, Steffen Huck, Sebastian Schneider, Matthias SutterMarkets & Values, Market Design & Behavior, Consumer Protection
002/2020 The Short-Run Macro Implications of School And Child-Care Closures
Nicola Fuchs-Schündeln, Moritz Kuhn, Michèle TertiltDistribution
001/2020 Pareto-improving tax reforms and the Earned Income Tax CreditFelix Bierbrauer, Pierre Boyer, Emanuel HansenTheoretical Foundations, Distribution