Working papers

RePEc QuBE working paper series

Selected publications

Mueller, D. and L. Page () Born to be leaders: political selection and the relative age effect. Journal of the Royal Statistical Society Series A.

Ke, Changxia and Konrad, Kai A. and Morath, Florian (2013) Brothers in arms – An experiment on the alliance puzzle, games and economic behavior. Elsevier.

Park, Jung Chul, Sarkar, Dipanwita, Sarkar, Jayanta, & Yost, Keven (2013) Business in troubled waters : does adverse attitude affect firm value? Journal of Corporate Finance, 22, pp. 221-235. (

Massoni, Sebastien, Gajdos, Thibault, & Vergnaud, Jean-Christophe (2014) Confidence measurement in the light of signal detection theory. Frontiers in Psychology, 5, p. 1455. (

Kandasamy, Narayanan, Hardy, Ben, Page, Lionel, Schaffner, Markus, Graggaber, Johann, Powlson, Andrew S., Fletcher, Paul C., Gurnell, Mark, & Coates, John (2014) Cortisol shifts financial risk preferences. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (PNAS), 111(9), pp. 3608-3613. (

Page, Lionel & Clemen, Robert T. (2013) Do prediction markets produce well-calibrated probability forecasts? The Economic Journal, 123(568), pp. 491-513. (

Morton, Rebecca B., Mueller, Daniel, Page, Lionel, & Torgler, Benno (2015) Exit polls, turnout, and bandwagon voting: Evidence from a natural experiment. European Economic Review, 77, pp. 65-81. (

Dulleck, Uwe, and Berthold U. Wigger (2015) Expert politicians, electoral control, and fiscal restraints. Journal of Public Economics.

Torgler, Benno & Schaltegger, Christoph A. (2006) Government accountability and fiscal discipline : a panel analysis using Swiss data. Journal of Public Economics, 91(1-2), pp. 117-140. (

Kerschbamer, Rudolf, Sutter, Matthias, & Dulleck, Uwe (2017) How social preferences shape incentives in (experimental) markets for credence goods. The Economic Journal, 127(600), pp. 393-416. (

Gauriot, Romain, and Lionel Page (2015) I take care of my own: a field study on how leadership handles conflict between individual and collective incentives. American Economic Review.

Frey, Bruno, Savage, David A., & Torgler, Benno (2010) Interaction of natural survival instincts and internalized social norms exploring the Titanic and Lusitania disasters. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 107(11), pp. 4862-4865. (

Page, Lionel & Page, Katie (2010) Last shall be first : a field study of biases in sequential performance evaluation on the Idol series. Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 73(2), p. 186. (

Dulleck U, Kerschbamer R (2006) On doctors, mechanics and computer specialists: the economics of gredence goods. Journal of Economic Literature.

Ouazad, Amine & Page , Lionel (2013) Students' perceptions of teacher biases : experimental economics in schools. Journal of Public Economics, 105, pp. 116-130. (

Fu, Q., C. Ke and F. Tan (Forthcoming) () Success breeds success or pride goes before a fall? Teams and individuals in multi-contest tournaments. Games and Economic Behavior.

Cummings, Ronald G., Martinez-Vazquez, Jorge, McKee, Michael, & Torgler, Benno (2009) Tax morale affects tax compliance : evidence from surveys and an artefactual field experiment. Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 70(3), pp. 447-457. (

Dulleck, Uwe, Kerschbamer, Rudolf, & Sutter, Matthias (2011) The economics of credence goods : an experiment on the role of liability, verifiability, reputation and competition. The American Economic Review, 101(2), pp. 526-555. (

Frijters P, Beatton T (2012) The mystery of the U-shaped relationship between happiness and age. Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization. (

Pagan, Adrian & Torgler, Benno (2015) Use ‘4Rs’ criteria to assess papers. Nature, 522, p. 34. (

Page, Lionel, Savage, David, & Torgler, Benno (2014) Variation in risk seeking behaviour following large losses : a natural experiment. European Economic Review, 71, pp. 121-131. (