Selected recent publications

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The long-run effects of religious persecution: Evidence from the Spanish Inquisition (PDF, 12 MB)

Mauricio Drelichmana, Jordi Vidal-Robertb, and Hans-Joachim Voth

PNAS, August 2021



Generous with individuals and selfish to the masses

Carlos Alós-Ferrer, Jaume García-Segarra & Alexander Ritschel

Nature Human Behaviour, July 2021

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Killer Incentives: Rivalry, Performance and Risk-Taking among German Fighter Pilots, 1939-45 (PDF, 6 MB)

Philipp Ager, Leonardo Bursztyn, Lukas Leucht, Hans - Joachim Voth

Review of Economic Studies, June 2021

Revue of Economic Studies Cover

Signalling to Experts

Pablo Kurlat and Florian Scheuer

Review of Economic Studies, March 2021

Nature Human Behavior Cover

The Impact of Peer Personality on Academic Achievement

Bart H. H. Golsteyn, Arjan Non and Ulf Zölitz

Journal of Political Economy, March 2021

American Economic Review

Genetic underpinnings of risky behaviour relate to altered neuroanatomy

Gökhan Aydogan, Remi Daviet, Richard Karlsson Linnér, Todd A. Hare, Joseph W. Kable, Henry R. Kranzler, Reagan R. Wetherill, Christian C. Ruff, Philipp D. Koellinger, BIG BEAR Consortium & Gideon

Nature Human Behaviour, January 2021

American Economic Review

What Motivates Paternalism? An Experimental Study

Sandro Ambuehl, B. Douglas Bernheim, Axel Ockenfels

American Economic Review, March 2021

American Economic Review

Behavioral Constraints on the Design of Subgame-Perfect Implementation Mechanisms

Ernst Fehr, Michael Powell, Tom Wilkening

American Economic Review, April 2021

Nature Human Behavior Cover

Attention Please!

Jakub Steiner, Olivier Gossner, Colin Stewart

Econometrica (forthcoming)

American Economic Review

Wages and the Value of Nonemployment

Simon Jäger Benjamin Schoefer Samuel Young Josef Zweimüller

The Quarterly Journal of Economics, November 2020

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  • Ewerhart, Christian; Kovenock, Dan (2021). A class of N-player Colonel Blotto games with multidimensional private information. Working paper series / Department of Economics 336, University of Zurich. ZORA
  • Agostinelli, Francesco; Sorrenti, Giuseppe (2021). Money vs. time: family income, maternal labor supply, and child development. Working paper series / Department of Economics 273, University of Zurich. ZORA
  • Kretzschmar, André; Nebe, Stephan (2021). Working Memory, Fluid Reasoning, and Complex Problem Solving: Different Results Explained by the Brunswik Symmetry. Journal of Intelligence, 9(1):5. ZORA
  • Pycia, Marek; Woodward, Kyle (2021). Auctions of homogeneous goods: a case for pay-as-bid. Discussion Paper Series 15656, Centre for Economic Policy Research. ZORA
  • Kang, Pyungwon; Burke, Christopher John; Tobler, Philippe N; Hein, Grit (2021). Why we learn less from observing outgroups. Journal of Neuroscience, 41(1):144-152. ZORA
  • Mennle, Timo; Seuken, Sven (2021). Partial strategyproofness: Relaxing strategyproofness for the random assignment problem. Journal of Economic Theory, 191:105144. ZORA
  • Caprettini, Bruno (2021). Team Visibility and City Travel: Evidence From the UEFA Champions' League Random Draw. Journal of Sports Economics, 22(1):85-114. ZORA
  • Caprettini, Bruno; Casaburi, Lorenzo; Venturini, Miriam (2021). Voting and clientelism: evidence from the Italian land reform. Discussion Paper Series 15679, Centre for Economic Policy Research. ZORA
  • Alos-Ferrer, Carlos; Jaudas, Alexander; Ritschel, Alexander (2021). Attentional shifts and preference reversals: an eye-tracking study. Judgment and Decision Making, 16(1):57-93. ZORA
  • Demange, Perline A; Malanchini, Margherita; Mallard, Travis T; Biroli, Pietro; Cox, Simon R; Grotzinger, Andrew D; Tucker-Drob, Elliot M; Abdellaoui, Abdel; Arseneault, Louise; van Bergen, Elsje; Boomsma, Dorret I; Caspi, Avshalom; Corcoran, David L; Domingue, Benjamin W; Harris, Kathleen Mullan; Ip, Hill F; Mitchell, Colter; Moffitt, Terrie E; Poulton, Richie; Prinz, Joseph A; Sugden, Karen; Wertz, Jasmin; Williams, Benjamin S; de Zeeuw, Eveline L; Belsky, Daniel W; Harden, K Paige; Nivard, Michel G (2021). Investigating the genetic architecture of noncognitive skills using GWAS-by-subtraction. Nature Genetics, 53(1):35-44. ZORA
  • Kleven, Henrik; Landais, Camille; Posch, Johanna; Steinhauer, Andreas; Zweimüller, Josef (2021). Do family policies reduce gender inequality? Evidence from 60 years of policy experimentation. NBER Working Paper Series 28082, National Bureau of Economic Research. ZORA
  • Brenoe, Anne Ardila (2021). Brothers increase women’s gender conformity. Working paper series / Department of Economics 376, University of Zurich. ZORA
  • Hefti, Andreas; Teichgräber, Julian (2021). Inequality in models with a competition for market shares. Working paper series / Department of Economics 375, University of Zurich. ZORA
  • Alós-Ferrer, Carlos; Garagnani, Michele (2021). Choice consistency and strength of preference. Economics Letters, 198(109672):online. ZORA
  • Bartling, Björn; Fehr, Ernst; Özdemir, Yagiz (2021). Does market interaction erode moral values?. Working paper series / Department of Economics 360, University of Zurich. ZORA
  • Ewerhart, Christian; Lareida, Julia (2021). Voluntary disclosure in asymmetric contests. Working paper series / Department of Economics 279, University of Zurich. ZORA
  • Saposnik, Gustavo; Grueschow, Marcus; Oh, Jiwon; Terzaghi, Maria A; Kostyrko, Pawel; Vaidyanathan, Shruthi; Nisenbaum, Rosane; Ruff, Christian C; Tobler, Philippe N (2020). Effect of an educational intervention on therapeutic inertia in neurologists with expertise in multiple sclerosis: a randomized clinical trial. JAMA Network Open, 3(12):e2022227. ZORA
  • Scheuer, Florian; Jacobsen, Lenz. Die Erbschaftsteuer müsste viel beliebter sein. In: Die Zeit, 52, 10 Dezember 2020, p.88. ZORA
  • Grueschow, Marcus; Kleim, Birgit; Ruff, Christian C (2020). Role of the locus coeruleus arousal system in cognitive control. Journal of Neuroendocrinology, 32(12):e12890. ZORA
  • Ewerhart, Christian (2020). Finite blockchain games. Economics Letters, 197:109614. ZORA