American Economic Review  

New Deal, New Patriots: How 1930s Government Spending Boosted Patriotism during WW II

Bruno Caprettini, Hans-Joachim Voth

Quarterly Journal of Economics, forthcoming

The Journal of Finance  

Financial Crises and Political Radicalization: How Failing Banks Paved Hitler's Path to Power

Sebastian Doerr, Stefan Gissler, Jose-Lluis Peydro, Hans-Joachim Voth

Journal of Finance, forthcoming

American Economic Review  

Imports, Exports, and Earnings Inequality: Measures of Exposure and Estimates of Incidence

Rodrigo Adão, Paul Carrillo, Arnaud Costinot, Dave Donaldson, Dina Pomeranz

The Quarterly Journal of Economics, March 2022

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Preferences predict who commits crime among young men

Thomas Epper, Ernst Fehr, Kristoffer Balle Hvidberg, Claus Thustrup Kreiner, Søren Leth-Petersen, and   Gregers Nytoft Rasmussen

PNAS, February 2022


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

Mauricio Drelichman, Jordi Vidal-Robert, 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, forthcoming



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Signalling to Experts

Pablo Kurlat and Florian Scheuer

Review of Economic Studies, March 2021





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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


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