I am assistant professor of economics at the University of Konstanz. I am also affiliated to the University of Zurich. Below you can browse my publications. Contact details are at the bottom. Feel free to contact me if you have any questions, comments or requests.
Here is a link to my [CV].
For teaching see [here].
Public Economics / Political Economy
Labor / Personnel Economics
Experimental and Behavioral Economics
Applied Game Theory
Political Economy: Theory Meets Empirics, Bath, 2016, [Program].
Working Papers [with abstracts]
Negotiating Cooperation under Uncertainty: Communication in Noisy, Indefinitely Repeated Interactions (with Fabian Dvorak), [link].
Who Runs? Honesty and Self-Selection into Politics (with Urs Fischbacher and Maik T. Schneider), [link].
Publications [with abstracts]
How Transparency Kills Information Aggregation: Theory and Experiment (with Niall Hughes), American Economic Journal: Microeconomics, forthcoming, [link].
Charitable Giving as a Signal of Trustworthiness: Disentangling the Signaling Benefits of Altruistic Acts (with Wojtek Przepiorka), Evolution & Human Behavior (Impact Factor: 3.223), 34, 139-145, 2013, [link] [WP].
The Effectiveness of Inputs in Primary Education: Insights from Recent Student Surveys for Sub-Saharan Africa (with Katharina Michaelowa and Annika Wechtler), Journal of Development Studies, 45, 1545-1578, 2009, [link].
Education Marginalization in Sub-Saharan Africa (with Katharina Michaelowa), background paper for the 2010 UNESCO EFA Global Monitoring Report, 2009, [link].
Schule in Afrika, VDM, 2008.
Work in Progress
Buying Supermajorities in the Lab (with Maik T. Schneider).
Information Neglect and Type Projection (with Baiba Renerte and Irenaeus Wolff).
University of Konstanz