Awards and Distinctions

Honorary doctorate in economics from the University of Antwerp (Belgium), March 2017
Honorary doctorate in economics from Karl-Franzens-Universität Graz (Austria), November 2016
Invited to present the2010 Clarendon Lectures in Economics, Oxford, February 2010
Honorary Doctorate from the University of Lugano, November 2009
Honarary Doctorate from the University of Lausanne, May 2009
Marcel Benoist Prize, November 2008
Honorary Doctorate from Ludwig-Maximimians-Universität, Munich, Germany, June 2008
Cogito Prize (awarded by the Cogito Foundation), October 2004
Honorary Doctorate from the University of St. Gallen (Switzerland), June 2004
Hicks-Tinbergen Medal for the outstanding paper in the European Economic Review during 1998-2000, EEA-Meeting (Bolzano), August 2000. The price was awarded for the paper "Gift Exchange and Reciprocity in Competitive Experimental Markets", European Economic Review 42, (1998) 1-34. (with G. Kirchsteiger and A. Riedl)
Gossen prize of the German Economic Assocation (Verein für Socialpolitik), September 1999. The Gossen Prize is awarded every year to an economist under the age of 45 who has achieved international recognition and reputation.
Keynote address at the Congress of the European Association for Labour Economics, September 1999.
Keynote address at the world meeting of the Economic Science Association (Lake Tahoe, California), May 1999.
Keynote address at the 16th Conference on Applied Micro-Economics (Lyon), June 1999.
Keynote address at the Congress of the International Association for Research in Economic Psychology and Society for the Advancement of Socio-Economics, May 2000.
Lecture in the invited paper session on Behavioral Economics at the 8th world congress of the Econometric Society (Seattle), August 2000. (with K. Schmidt)
Keynote address at the meeting of the Royal Economic Society, April 2001.
Schumpeter Lecture at the European Economic Association Meeting, August 2001.
Editorial Board: Quarterly Journal of Economics
Editorial Board: Games and Economic Behavior
Editorial Board: European Economic Review
Editorial Board: Experimental Economics
Editorial Board: Journal of Socio-Economics
Editorial Board: Letters on Evolutionary Behavioral Science