Research: Discussion Papers

From the MAGKS discussion paper series, here you find those discussion papers which are authored or co-authored by economists at the University of Kassel since 2012.

 

 

 

06-2015

Jakob Palek

The optimal monetary and fiscal policy mix in a financially heterogeneous monetary union

05-2015

Christoph Bühren and Stefan Krabel

Individual performance after success and failure - a natural experiment

04-2015

Claudia Schwirplies and Andreas Ziegler

Offset carbon emissions or pay a price premium for avoiding them? A cross-country analysis of motives for climate protection activities

03-2015

Ivo Bischoff and Özcan Ihtiyar

Feedback and Emotions in the Trust Game

02-2015

Claudia Schwirplies

Adaptation vs. climate protection: Responses to climate change and policy preferences of individuals in China, Germany, and the USA

01-2015

Lorenz Blume, Bernd Hayo and Stefan Voigt

Correlates and Determinants of Direct Democracy

54-2014

Christoph Bühren and Marco Pleßner

Rating Agencies - An Experimental Analysis of their Remuneration Model (forthcoming in: German Economic Review)

53-2014

Joachim Schleich, Claudia Schwirplies and Andreas Ziegler

Private Provision of Public Goods: Do Individual Climate Protection Efforts Depend on Perceptions of Climate Policy?

47-2014

Andreas Lange, Claudia Schwirplies and Andreas Ziegler

On the Interrelation between Carbon Offsetting and other Voluntary Climate Protection Activities: Theory and Empirical Evidencey

44-2014

Jochen Michaelis and Jakob Palek

Optimal Monetary Policy in a Currency Union: Implications of a Country-specific Cost Channel

37-2014

Reinhold Kosfeld and Mirko Titze

Benchmark Value Added Chains and Regional Clusters in German R&D Intensive Industries

32-2014

Stephan Müller and Georg von Wangenheim

The Impact of Market Innovations on the Evolution of Norms: The Sustainability Case

31-2014

Korbinian von Blanckenburg

Führt Google-Shopping zu einer neuen Art von Wettbewerbsproblemen? (published in: Zeitschrift für Wirtschaftspolitik 63, 2014, 240-256)

28-2014

Jing Dai, Martin Kesternich, Andreas Löschel and Andreas Ziegler

Do Chinese Individuals Believe in Global Climate Change and why? An Econometric Analysis (published as: Extreme Weather Experiences and Climate Change Beliefs in China: An Econometric Analysis, Ecological Economics 116, 310-321)

18-2014

Marco de Pinto and Jochen Michaelis

The Labor Market Effects of Trade Unions: Layard meets Melitz (published in International Economics and Economic Policy)

14-2014

Frédéric Blaeschke

What Drives Small Municipalities to Cooperate? Evidence from Hessian Municipalities

10-2014

Joachim Schleich, Elisabeth Dütschke, Claudia Schwirplies and Andreas Ziegler

Citizens’ Perceptions of Justice in International Climate Policy – An Empirical Analysis (forthcoming in: Climate Policy)

49-2013

Christoph Bühren and Thorben C. Kundt

Imagine Being a Nice Guy: A Note on Hypothetical vs. Incentivized Social Preferences (published in: Judgment and Decision Making 10, 2015)

45-2013

Sven Rudolph, Takeshi Kawakatsu and Achim Lerch

Regional Market-Based Climate Policy in North America: Efficient, Effective, Fair?

34-2013

Claudia Schwirplies and Andreas Ziegler

Are German Tourists Environmental Chameleons? A Micro-econometric Analysis of Adaptation to Climate Change

26-2013

Christoph Bühren and Thorben Kundt

Worker or Shirker  –  Who Evades more Taxes? A Real Effort Experiment (published as: Does the Level of Work Effort Influence Tax Evasion?, Review of Economics 65, 137-158)

23-2013

Jochen Michaelis

Und dann werfen wir den Computer an  –  Anmerkungen zur Methodik der DSGE-Modelle (published in: Studien zur Kredit- und Finanzwirtschaft Band 190, Duncker & Humblot Berlin, 67-82)

20-2013

Ivo Bischoff and Frédéric Blaeschke

Incentives and Influence Activities in the Public Sector: the Trade-off in Performance Budgeting and Conditional Grants

19-2013

Ivo Bischoff and Thomas Krauskopf

Motives of pro-social behavior in individual versus collective decisions  –  a comparative experimental study

18-2013

Michael Bräuninger, Jochen Michaelis and Madlen Sode

10 Jahre Hartz-Reformen (published in: Wirtschaftswissenschaftliches Studium 42, 2013, 554-559)

10-2013

Sven Rudolph

Regionaler Treibhausgas-Emissionshandel in den USA

48-2012

Vahidin Jeleskovic and Benjamin Schwanebeck

Assessment of a spatial panel model for the efficiency analysis of the heterogonous healthcare systems in the world

45-2012

Ivo Bischoff and Stefan Krabel

The tax and the mighty: Tax payer concentration lowers local business taxation in German Municipalities

44-2012

Marco de Pinto

The redistribution of trade gains and the equity-efficiency trade-off

39-2012

Ulrich Zierahn

The effect of market access on the labor market: Evidence from German reunification

38-2012

Ulrich Zierahn

Monocentric Cities, Endogenous Agglomeration, and Unemployment Disparities

37-2012

Björn Frank and Stefan Krabel

Gens una sumus?! – Or Does Political Ideology Affect Experts' Aesthetic Judgment of  Chess Games? (published in: Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization 92, 2013, 66-78)

34-2012

Ivo Bischoff, Carolin Neuhaus, Peter Trautner and Bernd Weber

The Neuroeconomics of Voting: Neural Evidence of Different Sources of Utility in Voting (forthcoming in: Journal of Neuroscience, Psychology, and Economics)

28-2012

Janick Christian Mollet and Andreas Ziegler

Is Socially Responsible Investing Really Beneficial? New Empirical Evidence for the US and European Stock Markets (published in: Review of Financial Economics 23, 208-216)

25-2012

Sven Rudolph, Takeshi Kawakatsu

Tokyo’s Greenhouse Gas Emissions Trading Scheme: A Model for Sustainable Megacity Carbon Markets? (Published in Critical Issues in Environmental Taxation XIII)

18-2012

Andreas Lange and Andreas Ziegler

Offsetting versus Mitigation Activities to Reduce CO2 Emissions: A Theoretical and Empirical Analysis for the U.S. and Germany

14-2012

Reinhold Kosfeld and Jorgen Lauridsen

Identifying Clusters within R&D Intensive Industries Using Local Spatial Methods

12-2012

Ivo Bischoff and Frédéric Blaeschke

Window-Dressing and Lobbying in Performance-Budgeting: a Model for the Public Sector

11-2012

Christoph Bühren, Björn Frank and Rosemarie Nagel

A Historical Note on the Beauty Contest

10-2012

Marco de Pinto

Unemployment Benefits as Redistribution Scheme of Trade Gains - A Positive Analysis (published in Marco de Pinto, International Trade and Unemployment, Springer, 2013)

07-2012

Hans G. Nutzinger

Dogmen- und realhistorische Aspekte des Wohlfahrtsbegriffs

04-2012

Sven Rudolph

Marktbasierte Klimapolitik in den USA: „Wind of Change“ oder „Blown by the Wind“?

03-2012

Jochen Michaelis

Optimal Monetary Policy in a Currency Union: The Role of the Cost Channel

02-2012

Benjamin Käfer and Jochen Michaelis

Länderrisiko: Die ökonomischen Konsequenzen einer Herabstufung durch die Rating-Agenturen (published in: Wirtschaftsdienst: Zeitschrift für Wirtschaftspolitik 92, 2012, 95-100)