Fachbereich Wirtschaftswissenschaft

University of Tübingen Working Papers in Economics and Finance

 

Papers issued in 2018

Papers issued in 2017
# Titles and Authors

103

Service Offshoring and Firm Employment

Peter Eppinger

   

102

An adverse social welfare consequence of a rich-to-poor income transfer: A relative deprivation approach

Oded Stark, Grzegorz Kosiorowski, Marcin Jakubek

   

101

A class of proximity-sensitive measures of relative deprivation

Oded Stark, Jakub Bielawski, Fryderyk Falniowski

   

100

Contracting Institutions and Firm Boundaries

Peter Eppinger, Bohdan Kukharskyy

   

99

A critical comparison of migration policies: Entry fee versus quota

Oded Stark, Lukasz Byra, Alessandra Casarico, Silke Uebelmesser

   

98

Migration when social preferences are ordinal: Steady-state population distribution, and social welfare

Oded Stark

   

97

Asymmetric Information in Simple Bargaining Games: An Experimental Study

Charlotte Klempt, Kerstin Pull, Manfred Stadler

   

96

Consensus income distribution

Oded Stark, Fryderyk Falniowski, Marcin Jakubek

   

95

Global integration and world migration

Oded Stark

   

94

Gun Violence in the U.S.: Correlates and Causes

Bohdan Kukharskyy, Sebastian Seiffert

   

93

The Great Trade Collapse and the Spanish Export Miracle: Firm-level Evidence from the Crisis

Peter S. Eppinger, Nicole Meythaler, Marc-Manuel Sindlinger, Marcel Smolka

   
Papers issued in 2015
# Titles and Authors

89

Comparing the global and merged with the local and separate: On a downside to the integration of regions and nations

Oded Stark

This article, published in East Asian Economic Review (formerly Journal of East Asian Economic Integration) Vol. 19, No. 4, won the Journal's 2016 Award for Excellence.

88

Gender differentiation in risk-taking behavior: On the relative risk aversion of single men and single women

Oded Stark, Ewa Zawojska

87

Econometric Analysis of the Wealth Gap between East and West Germany

Gideon Becker

86

How Inheriting Affects Bequest Plans

Oded Stark, Anna Nicinska

85

Contests vs. Piece Rates in Product Market Competition

Kerstin Pull, Manfred Stadler

84

Innovation, Industrial Dynamics and Economic Growth

Manfred Stadler

83

Relational Contracts and Global Sourcing

Bohdan Kukharskyy

82

European Monetary Integration and Aggregate Relative Deprivation: The Dull Side of the Shiny Euro

Oded Stark, Julia Wlodarczyk

81

A Bitter Choice Turned Sweet: How Acknowledging Individuals' Concerns at Having a Low Relative Income Serves to Align Utilitarianism and Egalitarianism

Oded Stark, Marcin Jakubek, Martyna Kobus

80

Engineering an Incentive to Search for Work: A Comparison Groups Approach

Oded Stark, Marcin Jakubek, Martyna Kobus

79

Three-Person Envy Games. Experimental Evidence and a Stylized Model

Agnes Bäker, Werner Güth, Kerstin Pull, Manfred Stadler

   
 
Papers issued in 2013
# Titles and Authors

66

The Role of Managerial Work in Market Performance: A Monopoly Model with Team Production

Anderas Hildenbrand, Mihael Duran

65

Reconciling the Rawlsian and the Utilitarian Approaches to the Maximization of Social Welfare

Oded Stark, Marcin Jakubek, Fryderyk Falinowski

64

Trade, Tasks, and Training: The Effect of Offshoring on Individual Skill Upgrading

Jan Hogrefe, Jens Wrona

63

Global Sourcing and Firm Selection

Wilhelm Kohler, Marcel Smolka

62

On the Economics of Others

Oded Stark

61

Creative Destruction and Asset Prices

Joachim Grammig, Stephan Jank

60

Scientific Breakthroughs, Innovation Clusters and Stochastic Growth Cycles

Manfred Stadler

59

Integration as a Catalyst for Assimilation

Oded Stark, Marcin Jakubek

58

Migration and Dynamics: How a Leakage of Human Capital Lubricates the Engine of Economic Growth

Gerhard Sorger, Oded Stark, Yong Wang

57

Board Directors’ Preferences: What are Good Aggregation Rules?

Mihale Duran

56

Stressful Integration

Oded Stark

55

Monetary Policy and Hysteresis in Potential Output

Daniel Kienzler, Kai D. Schmid

54

The Evolution and Sustainability of Seasonal Migration from Poland to Germany: From the Dusk of the 19th Century to the Dawn of the 21st Century

Ewa Kepinska, Oded Stark

53

Icebergs versus Tariffs: A Quantitative Perspective on the Gains from Trade

Gabriel Felbermayr, Benjamin Jung, Mario Larch

52

Back to the ‘Normal’ Level of Human-Capital Driven Growth? A Note on Early Numeracy in Korea, China and Japan, 1550 - 1800

Jörg Baten, Kitae Sohn

51

Employment, Partnership and Childbearing Decisions of German Women and Men: A Simultaneous Hazards Approach

Markus Niedergesäss

50

Offshoring Domestic Jobs

Hartmut Egger, Udo Kreickemeier, Jens Wrona

49

International Migration, Human Capital Formation, and Saving

Oded Stark, Agnieszka Dorn

   
Papers issued in 2012
# Titles and Authors

48

EMU, the Changing Role of Public Debt and the Revival of Sovereign Credit Risk Perception

Kai Daniel Schmid, Michael Schmidt

47

Income Redistribution Going Awry: The Reversal Power of the Concern for Relative Deprivation

Gerhard Sorger, Oded Stark

46

Co-national and Transnational Networks in International Migration to Spain

Nina Neubecker, Marcel Smolka

45

Do Family Ties with those Left Behind Intensify or Weaken Migrants’ Assimilation?

Oded Stark, Agnieszka Dorn

44

Creativity, Analytical Skills, Personality Traits, and Innovative Capability: A Lab Experiment

Bäker Agnes, Güth Werner, Pull Kerstin, Stadler Manfred

43

Strategic Delegation in Price Competition

Güth Werner, Pull Kerstin, Stadler Manfred

42

Migration Networks as a Response to Financial Constraints: Onset and Endogenous Dynamics

Oded Stark, Marcin Jakubek

41

Tariffs and Welfare in New Trade Theory Models

Gabriel Felbermayr, Benjamin Jung, Mario Larch

40

Engines of Growth: Education and Innovation

Manfred Stadler

39

Resolving Sovereign Debt Crises: Opening or Closing the Tap?

Wilhelm Kohler

38

Employer Sanctions, and the Welfare of Native Workers

Oded Stark, Marcin Jakubek

37

Do Better Capitalized Banks Lend Less? Long-Run Panel Evidence from Germany

Claudia M. Buch, Esteban Prieto

36

Trade and the Environment: The Role of Firm Heterogeneity

Udo Kreickemeier, Philipp M. Richter

35

Networks and Selection in International Migration to Spain

Nina Neubecker, Marcel Smolka, Anne Steinbacher

34

Factor Shares and Income Inequality - Empirical Evidence from Germany 2002-2008

Martin Adler, Kai Daniel Schmid

33

The Home Market Effect, Regional Inequality, and Intra-Industry Reallocations

Gabriel Felbermayr, Benjamin Jung

32

Putting Currency Misalignment into Gravity: The Currency Union Effect Reconsidered

Jan Hogrefe, Benjamin Jung, Wilhelm Kohler

31

A Back-Door Brain Drain

Oded Stark, Lukasz Byra

30

Unilateral Trade Liberalization in the Melitz Model: A Note

Gabriel Felbermayr, Benjamin Jung

29

Women Count. Gender (In-) Equalities in the Human Capital Development in Asia 1900-60

Julia Friesen, Jörg Baten, Valeria Prayon

28

Policy Responses to a Dark Side of the Integration of Regions

Oded Stark

27

On the Human Capital oc Inca Indios before and after the Spanish Conquest. Was there a "Pre-Colonial Legacy"?

Dácil-Tania Juif, Jörg Baten

26

Duration Dependence, Lagged Duration Dependence, and Occurrence Dependence in Individual Employment Histories

Markus Niedergesäss

25

Integrartion, Social Distress, and Policy Formation

Oded Stark

24

Stock Return Autocorrelations Revisited: A Quantile Regression Approach

Dirk G. Baur, Thomas Dimpfl, Robert C. Jung

Papers issued in 2011

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Titles and Authors

23

Trade,Wages, and Profits

Hartmut Egger, Peter Egger, Udo Kreickemeier

22

Differential Migration Prospects, Skill Formation, and Welfare

Oded Stark, Roman Zakharenko

21

A Concern about Low Relative Income and the Alignment of Utilitarianism with Egalitarianism

Oded Stark, Martyna Kobus, Marcin Jakubek

20

Growth Effects of 19th Century Mass Migrations: "Fome Zero" for Brasil

Yvonne Stolz, Jörg Baten, Tarcísio Botelho

19

Why Foreign Ownership May Be Good for You

Hartmut Egger, Udo Kreickemeier

18

Can Internet Search Queries Help to Predict Stock Market Volatility

Thomas Dimpfl, Stephan Jank

17

Exchange of Private Demand Information by Simultaneous Signaling

Manfred Stadler

16

Risk and the Role of Collateral in Debt Renegotiation

Werner Neus, Manfred Stadler

15

Is Population Growth Conductive to the Sustainability of Cooperation

Oded Stark, Marcin Jakubek

14

Intrafirm Conflicts and Interfirm Competition

Werner Güth, Kerstin Pull, Manfred Stadler

13

Managerial Versus Production Wages: Offshoring, Country Size and Endowments

Wilhelm Kohler, Sebastian Benz

12

Offshoring Tasks, yet Creating Jobs?

Wilhelm Kohler, Jens Wrona

11

Individual Attitudes towards Trade: Stolper-Samuelson Revisited

Ina C. Jäkel, Marcel Smolka

10

The Merger of Populations, the Incidence of Marriages, and Aggregate Unhappiness

Oded Stark, Franz Rendl, Marcin Jakubek

9

The Prospect of Migration, Sticky Wages, and "Educated Unemployment"

Oded Stark, C. Simon Fan

8

The Optimal Structure of Commodity Taxation in a Monopoly with Tax Avoidance or Evasion

Laszlo Goerke

7

The Effect of Occupation-Specific Brain Drain on Human Capital

Nina Heuer

6

On the Economic Architecture of the Workplace: Repercussions of Social Comparisons amongst Heterogeneous Workers

Walter Hyll, Oded Stark

5

International Trade, Union Wage Premia, and Welfare in General Equilibrium

Udo Kreickemeier, Frode Meland

4

What Makes us Want to Have more than Others? Explaining Relative Consumption Effects of Public and Private Goods

Inga Hillesheim, Mario Mechtel

3

Endogenous Selection of Comparison Groups, Human Capital Formation, and Tax Policy

Walter Hyll, Oded Stark, Yong Wang

2

Electoral Cycles in Active Labor Market Policies

Mario Mechtel, Niklas Potrafke

1

Two-Way Migration between Similar Countries

Udo Kreickemeier, Jens Wrona