Recent Publications

  • Huck, S., Leutgeb, J., & Oprea, R. (2017). Payoff information hampers the evolution of cooperation. Nature Communications, 8.
  • Kluve, J., & Schmitz, S. (2017). Back to Work: Parental Benefits and Mothers’ Labor Market Outcomes in the Medium Run. ILR Review, 0019793917710933.
  • Fossen, F. M., Mergele, L., & Pardo, N. (2017). Fueling fiscal interactions: commodity price shocks and local government spending in Colombia. International Tax and Public Finance, 1-36.
  • Wakke, P., Blind, K., & Ramel, F. (2016). The impact of participation within formal standardization on firm performance. Journal of Productivity Analysis, 45(3), 317-330.
  • Blind, K., & Mangelsdorf, A. (2016). Motives to standardize: empirical evidence from Germany. Technovation, 48, 13-24.
  • Wachsen, E., & Blind, K. (2016). More labour market flexibility for more innovation? Evidence from employer–employee linked micro data. Research Policy, 45(5), 941-950.
  • Baron, J., Pohlmann, T., & Blind, K. (2016). Essential patents and standard dynamics. Research Policy, 45(9), 1762-1773.
  • Veer, T., Lorenz, A., & Blind, K. (2016). How open is too open? The mitigating role of appropriation mechanisms in R&D cooperation settings. R&D Management, 46(S3), 1113-1128.
  • Blind, K., Petersen, S. S., & Riillo, C. A. (2017). The impact of standards and regulation on innovation in uncertain markets. Research Policy, 46(1), 249-264.
  • Fratzscher, M. (2016). Deutschlands hohe Ungleichheit verursacht wirtschaftlichen Schaden. Wirtschaftsdienst, 96(1), 4-8.
  • Forbes, K., Fratzscher, M., Kostka, T., & Straub, R. (2016). Bubble thy neighbour: portfolio effects and externalities from capital controls. Journal of International Economics, 99, 85-104.
  • Fratzscher, M. & König, P. & Lambert, C. (2016). Credit Provision and Banking Stability after the Great Financial Crisis: The Role of Bank Regulation and the Quality of Governance. Journal of International Money and Finance, 66, 113-135.
  • Fratzscher, M. (2016). Rules versus Human Beings, and the Mandate of the ECB. CESinfo Economic Studies, 68-87.
  • Härdle, W. K., Wang, W., & Yu, L. (2016). TENET: Tail-Event driven NETwork risk. Journal of Econometrics, 192(2), 499-513. Härdle, W. & Silyakova, E. (2016) Implied basket Correlation Dynamics, Statistics and Risk Modelling.
  • Härdle, W. & Huang, C. (2016) Discussion on "Of quantiles and expectiles: consistent scoring functions, Choquet representations and forecast rankings"Journal of the Royal Statistical Society: Series B Statistical Methodology 78(3): 545.
  • Dai, X., Karl Härdle, W., & Yu, K. (2016). Do maternal health problems influence child's worrying status? Evidence from the British Cohort Study. Journal of Applied Statistics, 1-15.
  • Wang, Q., Zhang, T., & Härdle, W. K. (2016). An Extended Single‐index Model with Missing Response at Random. Scandinavian Journal of Statistics.
  • Härdle, W. K., Cabrera, B. L., Okhrin, O., & Wang, W. (2016). Localising temperature risk. Journal of the American Statistical Association, 1-51.
  • Adam, T., & Streitz, D. (2016). Hold-Up and the Use of Performance-Sensitive Debt. Journal of Financial Intermediation, 26, 47-67.
  • Danz, D., Huck, S., & Jehiel, P. (2016). Public Statistics and Private Experience: Varying Feedback Information in a Take‐or‐Pass Game. German Economic Review.
  • Huck, S., Lünser, G. K., Spitzer, F., & Tyran, J. R. (2016). Medical insurance and free choice of physician shape patient overtreatment: A laboratory experiment. Journal of economic behaviour and organization.
  • Huck, S., Lünser, G. K., & Tyran, J. R. (2016). Price competition and reputation in markets for experience goods: An experimental study. The RAND Journal of Economics, 47(1), 99-117.
  • Harhoff, D., von Graevenitz G,. & Wagner, S. (2016). Conflict resolution, public goods and patent thickets. Management Science 62(3): 704-721
  • Wagner, S., & Wakeman, S. (2016) What do patent-based measures tell us about product commercialization? Evidence from the pharmaceutical industry. Research Policy 45(5): 1091-1102
  • Schöb, R. (2016). Labor market policies, unemployment, and identity. IZA World of Labor.
  • Knabe, A., Schöb, R., & Weimann, J. (2017). The subjective well-being of workfare participants: insights from a day reconstruction survey. Applied Economics, 49(13), 1311-1325.
  • Knabe, A., Schöb, R., & Weimann, J. (2016). Partnership, Gender, and the Well-Being Cost of Unemployment. Social Indicators Research, 129(3), 1255-1275.
  • Krähmer, D., & Strausz, R. (2016). Optimality of sequential screening with multiple units and ex post participation constraints. Economics Letters, 142, 64-68.
  • Bach, S., Haan, P., Müller, K. U., Wrohlich, K., & Fischer, B. (2016). Gutachten Rentenversicherung-Teil 1: Zum Zusammenhang von Beschäftigung und Beitragssatz zu den Sozialversicherungen: Forschungsprojekt im Auftrag von Bündnis 90/Die Grünen. DIW Berlin
  • Chan, G., Carraro, C., Edenhofer, O., Kolstad, C., & Stavins, R. (2016). Reforming the IPCC’s Assessment of Climate Change Economics. Climate Change Economics, 7(01), 1640001.
  • Koch, N., Grosjean, G., Fuss, S., & Edenhofer, O. (2016). Politics matters: Regulatory events as catalysts for price formation under cap-and-trade. Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, 78, 121-139.
  • Hirth, L., & Müller, S. (2016). System-friendly wind power: How advanced wind turbine design can increase the economic value of electricity generated through wind power. Energy Economics, 56, 51-63.
  • Hallegatte, S., Rogelj, J., Allen, M., Clarke, L., Edenhofer, O., Field, C. B., ... & Mastrandrea, M. (2016). Mapping the climate change challenge. Nature climate change, 6(7), 663-668.
  • Fuss, S., Chen, C., Jakob, M., Marxen, A., Rao, N. D., & Edenhofer, O. (2016). Could resource rents finance universal access to infrastructure? A first exploration of needs and rents. Environment and Development Economics, 1-22.
  • Nemet, G. F., Jakob, M., Steckel, J. C., & Edenhofer, O. (2017). Addressing policy credibility problems for low-carbon investment. Global Environmental Change, 42, 47-57.
  • Burda, M. C., & Seele, S. (2016), "No Role for the Hartz Reforms? Demand and Supply Factors in the German Labor Market, 1993-2014.", Sonderforschungsbereich 649, Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany
  • Lang, M. (2016). First-order and second-order ambiguity aversion. Management Science.
  • Lang, M. (2017). Legal uncertainty as a welfare enhancing screen. European Economic Review, 91, 274-289.
  • Askin, N., & Bothner, M. S. (2016). Status-Aspirational Pricing: The “Chivas Regal” Strategy in US Higher Education, 2006–2012. Administrative Science Quarterly, 61(2), 217-253.
  • Christiano, L. J., Eichenbaum, M. S., & Trabandt, M. (2016). Unemployment and business cycles. Econometrica, 84(4), 1523-1569. Arias, J. E., Erceg, C., & Trabandt, M. (2016). The macroeconomic risks of undesirably low inflation. European Economic Review,
  • Hoffmann, M., & Runkel, M. (2016). A welfare comparison of ad valorem and unit tax regimes. International Tax and Public Finance, 23(1), 140-157.
  • Kalamov, Z. Y., & Runkel, M. (2016). On the implications of introducing cross-border loss-offset in the European Union. Journal of Public Economics, 144, 78-89.
  • Fratzscher, M. (2016). Verteilungskampf: Warum Deutschland immer ungleicher wird. Carl Hanser Verlag GmbH Co KG Anheier, H., & Lorentz, B., & Fratzscher, M., & Kaufmann, S. (2016) Governance von Infrastrukturprojekten: Internationale Best Pracices und Inn
  • Kayser, V., & Blind, K. (2016). Extending the knowledge base of foresight: The contribution of text mining. Technological Forecasting and Social Change.
  • Lütkepohl, H. (2016) Testing for Identification in SVAR-Garch Models. journal of Economic Dynamics & Control, 241-258.
  • Lütkepohl, H., & Velinov, A. (2016). Structural Vector Autoregressions: Checking Identifying Long‐Run Restrictions Via Heteroskedasticity. Journal of Economic Surveys, 2, S.377-392.
  • Bester, H., & Münster, J. (2016). Subjective evaluation versus public information. Economic Theory, 61(4), 723-753.
  • Corneo, G., Bönke, T., & Westermeier, C. (2016). Erbschaft und Eigenleistung im Vermögen der Deutschen: Eine Verteilungsanalyse. Perspektiven der Wirtschaftspolitik, 17(1), 35-53.
  • Cobanli, O., & Hubert, F. (2016). Pipeline Power: A Case Study of Strategic Network Investments. Review of Network Economics.
  • Jayaraman, R., Ray, D., & Véricourt, F. D. (2016). Anatomy of a Contract Change. The American Economic Review, 106(2), 316-358. Wang, S., Sun, P., & de Véricourt, F. (2016). Inducing environmental disclosures: A dynamic mechanism design approach. Operatio
  • Alizamir, S., de Véricourt, F., & Sun, P. (2016). Efficient feed-in-tariff policies for renewable energy technologies. Operations Research, 64(1), 52-66.
  • Strohsal, T., Melnick, R., & Nautz, D. (2016). The time-varying degree of inflation expectations anchoring. Journal of Macroeconomics, 48, 62-71.
  • Kostyra, D. S., Reiner, J., Natter, M., & Klapper, D. (2016). Decomposing the effects of online customer reviews on brand, price, and product attributes. International Journal of Research in Marketing, 33(1), 11-26.
  • Zenetti, G., & Klapper, D. (2016). Advertising Effects Under Consumer Heterogeneity–The Moderating Role of Brand Experience, Advertising Recall and Attitude. Journal of Retailing.
  • Guhl, D., von Mohrenfels, H. W., Abshagen, J., & Klapper, D. (2016). Measuring Marketing Success: Estimating the Effect ofSocial Media and TV Advertising on Brand Attention. Marketing ZFP, 38(1), 44-58.
  • Cabrera, B. L., & Schulz, F. (2016). Volatility linkages between energy and agricultural commodity prices. Energy Economics, 54, 190-203.
  • Groll, A., López-Cabrera, B., & Meyer-Brandis, T. (2016). A consistent two-factor model for pricing temperature derivatives. Energy Economics, 55, 112-126.
  • Cabrera, B. L., & Schulz, F. (2016). Forecasting Generalized Quantiles of Electricity Demand: A Functional Data Approach. Journal of the American Statistical Association.
  • Löffler, A., & Kruschwitz, L. (2016). Die Brownsche Bewegung: Eine gründliche Einführung für Ökonomen. BoD–Books on Demand.
  • Halling, M., Pichler, P., & Stomper, A. (2016). The politics of related lending. Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, 51(01), 333-358.
  • Gauch, S., & Blind, K. (2015). Technological convergence and the absorptive capacity of standardisation. Technological Forecasting and Social Change, 91, 236–249.
  • Zi, A., & Blind, K. (2015). Researchers’ participation in standardisation: a case study from a public research institute in Germany. The Journal of Technology Transfer, 40(2), 346-360.
  • Pohlmann, T., Neuhäusler, P., & Blind, K. (2015). Standard essential patents to boost financial returns. R&D Management, early view.
  • Wakke, P., Blind, K., & De Vries, H.J. (2015). Driving factors for service providers to participate in standardization: Insights from the Netherlands. Industry and Innovation, 22(4), 299-320.
  • Veer, T., Berger, F., & Blind, K. (2015). The impact of product piracy on corporate IP strategy R&D Management, early view.
  • Neuhäusler, P., Schubert, T., Frietsch R., & Blind K. (2015). Managing portfolio risk in strategic technology management: evidence from a panel data-set of the world's largest R&D performers. Economics of Innovation and New Technology.
  • Fossen F. and Simmler M. (2016): Personal Taxation of Capital Income and the Financial Leverage of Firms, International Tax and Public Finance 23(1), 48-81.
  • Breunig, C. (2014): "Goodness-of-fit tests based on series estimators in nonparametric instrumental regression", Journal of Econometrics, Volume 184 (2), pp. 328­-346
  • Fossen, F. M. (2014): “Personal Bankruptcy Law, Wealth, and Entrepreneurship: Evidence from the Introduction of a ‘Fresh Start’ Policy”, American Law and Economics Review 16(1), 269-312.
  • Caliendo, M.; Fossen, F. M.; Kritikos, A. S. (2014): “Personality Characteristics and the Decisions to Become and Stay Self-Employed”, Small Business Economics 42(4), 787-814.
  • Dustmann, C.; Fitzenberger, B.; Schönberg, U.; Spitz-Oener, A. (2014): "From 'The Sick Man of Europe' to the 'Economic Superstar' Germany’s Resurgent Economy", Journal of Economic Perspectives 28(1).
  • Burda, M.; Hamermesh D.; and Stewart J. (2013): "Cyclical Variation in Labor Hours and Productivity Using the ATUS", American Economic Review, 103(3), 99-104.
  • Banerjee, S. (2013): "Product development capability and marketing strategy for new durable products", International Journal of Research in Marketing 30(3), 276–291.
  • Bedre-Defolie, Ö. (2013): "Pricing payment cards", American Economic Journal: Microeconomics 5(3), 206–231 .
  • Bester, H. (2013): "Investments and the holdup problem in a matching market", Journal of Mathematical Economics 49(4), 302–311.
  • Bonner, C; Dubois, P.; Villas-Boas, S; and Klapper, D. (2013): "Empirical Evidence on the Role of Non Linear Wholesale Pricing and Vertical Restraints on Cost Pass-Through", Review of Economics and Statistics, Vol. 95 (2), pp. 500-515.
  • Corneo, G. (2013): "Work norms, social insurance and the allocation of talent", Journal of Public Economics 107, 79-92.
  • "Fossen, F.; Büttner, T. J. M. (2013): “The Returns to Education for Opportunity Entrepreneurs, Necessity Entrepreneurs, and Paid Employees”, Economics of Education Review 37, pp. 66-84."
  • "Graevenitz, G.; Wagner, S.; Harhoff, D. (2013): ""Incidence and growth of patent thickets: The impact of technological opportunities and complexity"", Journal of Industrial Economics 61(3), 521–563 "
  • Heinemann, F.; Daniëls, T.; and Dönges, J. (2013): "Competition for Order Flow as a Coordination Game: Unique Equilibrium in the Allocation of Order Flow", European Economic Review, 62, pp. 41-57.
  • Hetschko, C.; Knabe, A.; and Schöb, R. (2013): "Changing identity: retiring from unemployment", Economic Journal.
  • Liu, R.; Yang, L. Y.; and Härdle, W. (2013): "Oracally Efficient Two-Step Estimation of Generalized Additive Model", Journal of the American Statistical Association 108, pp. 619-631.
  • López Cabrera, B.; Odening, M.; and Ritter, M. (2013): "Pricing Rainfall Futures at CME", Journal of Banking and Finance 37, pp. 4286-4298.
  • Okhrin, O.; Okhrin, Y.; and Schmid, W. (2013): "Determining the structure and estimation of hierarchical Archimedean copulas", Journal of Econometrics 173(2), pp. 189-204.
  • Reiter, M.; Sveen, T.; Weinke, L. (2013): "Lumpy Investment and the Monetary Transmission Mechanism", Journal of Monetary Economics 60 (2013), 821–834.
  • Véricourt, F.; Jain, K.; Bearden, J. N.; Filipowicz, A. (2013): "Sex, risk and the newsvendor", Journal of Operations Management 31(1/2), 86–92.
  • Wagner, S.; Hoisl, K.; Thoma, G. (2013): "Overcoming localization of knowledge – the role of professional service firms." Strategic Management Journal. doi: 10.1002/smj.2174
  • Sveen, T.; Weinke, L. (2013): "The Taylor Principle in a Medium-Scale Macroeconomic Model", Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, 37.
  • Amegashie, J.A., and M. Runkel (2012): "The Paradoxes of Revenge in Conflicts", Journal of Conflict Resolution 56, 313-330.
  • Bach, S., Corneo, G., Steiner, V. (2012):”Optimal top marginal tax rates under income splitting for couples”, European Economic Review 56 (6), 1055-1069.
  • Becker, J. and M. Runkel (2012): "Even Small Trade Costs Restore Efficiency in Tax Competition", Journal of Urban Economics 72, 191-195.
  • Bedre-Defolie Ö.(2012): “Vertical coordination through renegotiation” International Journal of Industrial Organization 30(6), 553-563.
  • Bekkers, R.; Iversen, E.; Blind, K. (2012): Emerging coordination mechanisms for multi-party IPR holders: linking research with standardization, in: Industrial and Corporate Change Volume 21, Number 4, pp. 901­-931.
  • Berger, F.; Blind, K.; Cuntz, A. (2012): Risk Factors and Mechanisms of Technology and Insignia Copying - A First Empirical Approach, in: Research Policy 41, pp. 376­-390.
  • Berger, F.; Blind, K.; Thumm, N. (2012): Filing behaviour regarding essential patents in industry standards, in: Research Policy 41, pp.216­-225.
  • Bester, H. and D. Krähmer (2012): "Exit options in incomplete contracts with asymmetric information", Journal of Economic Theory, 147 (5), 1947-1968.
  • Blind, K. (2012) : The Influence of Regulations on Innovation: A Quantitative Assessment for OECD Countries, in: Research Policy 41, pp. 391­-400
  • Blind, K.; Mangelsdorf, A. (2013): Alliance Formation of SMEs: Empirical Evidence from Standardization Committees, in: IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management 60 (1), pp. 148-156.
  • Bothner, M.S., Kim, Y., Smith, E.B. (2012): "How does status affect performance? Status as a liability versus status as an asset in the PGA and NASCAR", Organization Science 23(2), 416-433.
  • Bruttel, L., Güth, W. and Kamecke U. (2012): “Finitely repeated prisoners’ dilemma experiments without a commonly known end”, International Journal of Game Theory, 41(1), 23-47.
  • Bruttel, L. and Kamecke U. (2012): “Infinity in the lab. How do people play repeated games?”, Theory and Decision, 72 (2), 205-219.
  • Corneo, G. and Schröder C. (2012): "Bewertung der Riester-Rente: Volkswirtschaftliche Kriterien und Anforderungen an die Daten", Zeitschrift für Sozialreform 58, 235-257.
  • Duran, E.A., Härdle, W. and Osipenko, M. (2012): "Difference based Ridge and Liu type Estimators in Semiparametric Regression Models", Journal of Multivariate Analysis, 105, 164-175.
  • Dwenger, N. and Steiner, V. (2012): "Profit taxation and the elasticity of the corporate income tax base. Evidence from German corporate tax return data", National Tax Journal, 65 (1), 117-150.
  • Edler, J.; Georghiou, L.; Uyarra, E.; Blind, K. (2012): Evaluating the demand side: New challenges for evaluation, in: Research Evaluation 21, pp. 33-­47.
  • Guo, M. and Härdle, W. (2012): "A Confidence Band for Expectile Functions", Advances in Statistical Analysis.
  • Härdle, W. and López Cabrera, B. (2012): “The Implied Market Price of Weather Risk”, Applied Mathematical Finance, 19 (1), 59-95.
  • Härdle, W., Jeong, K. and Song, R. (2012): "A Consistent Nonparametric Test for Causality in Quantile", Econometric Theory, Vol 28, 3.
  • Hautsch, N., Hess, D., Müller, C. (2012): "Price adjustment to news with uncertain precision". Journal of International Money and Finance, 31(2):337-355.
  • Hautsch, N. and Huang, R. (2012): "The Market Impact of a Limit Order", Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, 36, 501-522.
  • Heidhues, P. and Melissas, N. (2012): " Rational exuberance", European Economic Review, 56 (6), 1220-1240.
  • Song, R., Ritov, J. and. Härdle, W. (2012): “Bootstrap Confidence Bands and Partial Linear Quantile Regression”, J. Multivariate Analysis, 107, 244-262.
  • Steiner, V. and Wrohlich, K. (2012): "Financial Student Aid and Enrollment in Higher Education: New Evidence from Germany", Scandinavian Journal of Economics, 114(1), 124-147.
  • Strausz, R. (2012): "Mediated contracts and mechanism design", Journal of Economic Theory, Journal of Economic Theory, 147 (3): 1280-1290.
  • Bothner, M., Podolny, J. and Smith, E. (2011): “Organizing contests for status: The Matthew effect versus the Mark effect”, Management Science 57(3),439-457.
  • Burda, M. and Hunt, J. (2011): "What Explains Germany's Labor Market Miracle in the Great Recession?" Brookings Papers on Economic Activity 42:1, 273-335.
  • Chava, S., Stefanescu, C. , Turnbull, S. (2011): "Modeling the Loss Distribution", Management Science 57, 7, 1267-1287.
  • Corneo, G. (2011): “Stakeholding as a new development strategy for Saudi Arabia”, Review of Middle East Economics and Finance 7 (1), 1-19.
  • Fischkin, M. and J. Gassen (2011): "Ökonomie des Abschlussprüferwechsels. [The economics of auditor change]", Zeitschrift für Betriebswirtschaft 71 (7), 855-900.
  • Härdle, W. and Osipenko, M. (2011): “Spatial Risk Premium on Weather Derivatives and Hedging Weather Exposure in Electricity”, Energy Journal Issues, 33 (2), 149-170.
  • Hautsch, N., Hess, H., Veredas, H. (2011): "The Impact of Macroeconomic News on Quote Adjustments, Noise, and Informational Volatility”, Journal of Banking and Finance, 35, 10, 2733-2746.
  • Hubert, F., Ikonnikova, S. (2011): "Investment Options and Bargaining Power in the Eurasian Supply Chain for Natural Gas", Journal of Industrial Economics, 59, 1, 85-116.
  • Xia, C., Härdle, W., Zhu, L. (2011): "Generalized Single Index Models: The EFM Approach", Annals of Statistics, 39, 3, 1658-1688.