Publications


I. Contributions to refereed journals

  1. Collaborative Tax Evasion in the Provision of Services to Consumers — A Field Experiment, to be published in: American Economic Journal (with ANNABELLE DOERR).
  2. Cheat or perish? A theory of scientific customs, Research Policy, Volume 48, Issue 9, November 2019, 103792, Research Policy (with BENOIT LE MAUX and YVON ROCABOY).
  3. Depressing Dependence: Transfers and Economic Growth in the German States, Regional Studies 51 (12), 2017, pp. 1815 – 1825 (with THUSHYANTHAN BASKARAN aund LARS P. FELD).
    Revised version of: CESifo Working Paper No. 6055, Munich, August 2016 (with THUSHYANTHAN BASKARAN and LARS P. FELD).
  4. Why Do Scientists Cheat? Insights From Behavioral Economics, Review of Social Economy, 74 (1), pp. 98–108, 2016.
  5. Risk Taking after the Financial Crisis, The Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance, 59, February, pp. 141–160, 2016 (with MICHAEL ZIEGELMEYER).
  6. Happiness of Economists, Applied Economics, 47, 10, pp. 990-1007, 2015 (with LARS P. FELD and BRUNO S. FREY).
  7. Politics and Parents—Intergenerational Transmission of Values After a Regime Shift, European Journal of Political Economy, 36, 2014, pp. 177-194 (with ANDREA VOSKORT).
  8. Scientific Misbehavior in Economics, Research Policy, 43, 10, December, 2014, pp. 1747-1759.
  9. Intergenerational Transmission of Risk Attitudes – A Revealed Preference Approach, European Economic Review, 65, 2014, pp. 66-89 (with ANDREA VOSKORT).
  10. Wissenschaftliches Fehlverhalten – Ein Problem in der deutschen Volkswirtschaftslehre?, Perspektiven für Wirtschaftspolitik, Vol. 13, Issue 4, pp. 267-285, 2012.

II. Studies and research reports

  1. Markt versus Staat, study on behalf of the IMPULS-Stiftung of the VDMA, July 2014, 56 pages (with LARS P. FELD).
  2. Evaluierung der Wirksamkeit der steuerlichen Förderung für Handwerkerleistungen nach §35a EStG, project study on behalf of the Federal Ministry of Finance, Bundesministeriums der Finanzen, Ernst & Young, Berlin und Walter Eucken Institut, Freiburg i. Br., 2012, 242 + XII pages (with LARS P. FELD, MATTHIAS KIRBACH, SVEN PIRSIG).
  3. Fiskalföderalismus in der Europäischen Union: Herausforderungen für die Reform der Finanzverfassung der EU, Projektstudie im Auftrag des European Liberal Forum asbl, Brüssel und Berlin, 2010, 88 pages (with LARS P. FELD).

III. Blogs

  1. Scientific Misbehavior in Economics: Unacceptable research practice linked to perceived pressure to publish, LSE Impact of Social Sciences blog, 23. July 2014.

IV. Working papers