Research

Research Areas

  • Public Economics
  • Development Economics
  • Experimental Social Sciences

Topics  

  • Social Justice
  • Social norms and identity
  • Social influences in the field
  • Voting behavior

Third-party funding and project management

  • 2013 – 2016: Principal investigator (joint with B. Rockenbach) and project manager of an interdisciplinary forum on common’s management between behavioral economists and social anthropologists at the University of Cologne. Funded by the German Science Foundation as part of the University of Cologne’s excellence initiative (138500€).
  • 2014 – 2015: Co-investigator of “Patience and conservation: Individual and group intertemporal decisions in Thai communities”, funded by the Economy and Environment Program for Southeast Asia (~15000€), joint with B. Rockenbach and S. Boonmanunt.
  • 2000 – 2002: Project leader of a book project on Young European’s visions for the future, funded by the EU (10000€), joint application with J. Junger.