Prof. Dr. Urs Fischbacher - Director

Urs Fischbacher
Emailfischbacher@twi-kreuzlingen.ch
Internethttp://www.twi-kreuzlingen.ch
Phone+41 71 677 05 10
AddressHauptstr. 90, 8280 Kreuzlingen, Switzerland

Publications

Björn Bartling, Urs Fischbacher, Simeon Schudy, Pivotality and Responsibility Attribution in Sequential Voting, forthcoming Journal of Public Economics, DOI: 10.1016/j.jpubeco.2015.03.010., 2016
Yan Chen, Ernst Fehr, Urs Fischbacher, Peter Morgan, Matching and Segregation: An Experimental Study, forthcoming Games and Economic Behavior, 2016
Gerald Eisenkopf, Zohal Hessami, Urs Fischbacher, Heinrich Ursprung, Academic Performance and Single-Sex Schooling: Evidence from a Natural Experiment in Switzerland, forthcoming Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2016
Gerald Eisenkopf, Urs Fischbacher, Naïve responses to kind delegation, forthcoming Managerial and Decision Economics, 2016
Birgit M. Beisswingert, Urs Fischbacher, Ping Fang, Thomas Götz, Keshun Zhang, The Effects of Subjective Loss of Control on Risk-taking Behavior: The Mediating Role of Anger. Frontiers in Psychology 6:774. doi:10.3389/fpsyg.2015.00774, 2015
Urs Fischbacher, Simeon Schudy, Sabrina Teyssier, Heterogeneous Reactions to Heterogeneity in Returns from Public Goods, Social Choice and Welfare, 2014
Urs Fischbacher, Simeon Schudy, Reciprocity and resistance to comprehensive reform, Public Choice, 2014
Verena Utikal, Urs Fischbacher, On the attribution of externalities, Economics and Philosophy, 2014
Andreas Pedroni, Christoph Eisenegger, Matthias Hartmann, Urs Fischbacher, Daria Knoch, Dopaminergic Stimulation Increases Selfish Behavior in the Absence of Punishment Threat, Psychopharmacology, 231, 135-141, 2014
Ernst Fehr, Elena Tougareva, Urs Fischbacher, Do High Stakes and Competition Undermine Fair Behaviour? Evidence from Russia. Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 2014
Jonathan Schulz, Urs Fischbacher, Christian Thöni, Verena Utikal, Affect and fairness: Dictator games under cognitive load, Journal of Economic Psychology, 2014
Kleinmann, Martin, Helping as Mundane Knowledge Sharing: Do Bundled Help Request and Quiet Time Increase Performance?, Journal of Information and Knowlegde Management, 2014
Sabrina Strang, Verena Utikal, Urs Fischbacher, Bernd Weber, Armin Falk, Neural Correlates of Receiving an Apology and Active Forgiveness: An fMRI Study, PLoS ONE 9, e87654, 2014
Urs Fischbacher, Franziska Föllmi-Heusi, Lies in Disguise – An experimental study on cheating, Journal of the European Economic Association, 11(3), 525–547, 2013
Philipp A.W. Käser, Urs Fischbacher, Cornelius J. König, Helping and Quiet Hours: Interruption-Free Time Spans can Harm Performance, Applied Psychology: An International Review, 62(2), 286–307, 2013
Urs Fischbacher, Ralph Hertwig, Adrian Bruhin, How to Model Heterogeneity in Costly Punishment: Insights from Responders' Response Times, Journal of Behavioral Decision Making, 26, 462-476, 2013
Armin Falk, Urs Fischbacher, Simon Gächter, Living in Two Neighborhoods – Social Interactions Effects in the Lab, Economic Inquiry, 51(1), 563–578, 2013
Verena Utikal, Urs Fischbacher, Disadvantageous lies in individual decisions, Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 85(1), 108-111, 2013
Gerald Eisenkopf, Urs Fischbacher, Franziska Föllmi-Heusi, Unequal Opportunities and Distributive Justice, Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 93, 51– 61, 2013
Urs Fischbacher, Thorsten Hens, Stefan Zeisberger, The impact of monetary policy on stock market bubbles and trading behavior: evidence from the lab, Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, 37, 2104-2122, 2013
Lisa Bruttel, Urs Fischbacher, Taking the initiative. What characterizes leaders? European Economic Review, 64, 147–168, 2013
Urs Fischbacher, Verena Utikal, On the Acceptance of Apologies, Games and Economic Behavior, 82, 592–608, 2013
Björn Bartling, Urs Fischbacher, Shifting the Blame: On Delegation and Responsibility, Review of Economic Studies, 79(1), 67-87, 2012
Urs Fischbacher, Simon Gächter, Simone Quercia, The behavioral validity of the strategy method in public good experiments, Journal of Economic Psychology 33(4), 897–913, 2012
Bernadette von Dawans, Urs Fischbacher, Clemens Kirschbaum, Ernst Fehr, Markus Heinrichs, The social dimension of stress reactivity: acute stress increases prosocial behavior in humans. Psychological Science 23, 651-660, 2012
Urs Fischbacher, Simon Gächter, Social Preferences, Beliefs, and the Dynamics of Free Riding in Public Goods, American Economic Review, 100(1), 541-556, 2010
Thomas Baumgartner, Urs Fischbacher, Anja Feierabend, Kai Lutz, Ernst Fehr, The Neural Circuitry of a Broken Promise, Neuron 64(5) (2009), 756-770, 2009
Dirk Engelmann, Urs Fischbacher, Indirect Reciprocity and Strategic Reputation Building in an Experimental Helping Game, Games and Economic Behavior, 67(2), 399-407, 2009
Urs Fischbacher, Christina Fong, Ernst Fehr, Fairness, Errors and the Power of Competition, Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 72(1), 527-45, 2009
Armin Falk, Urs Fischbacher, Ernst Fehr, Testing Theories of Fairness—Intentions matter, Games and Economic Behavior, 62(1), 287-303, 2008
Daria Knoch, Michael Nitsche, Urs Fischbacher, Christoph Eisenegger, Alvaro Pascual-Leone, Ernst Fehr, Studying the Neurobiology of Social Interaction with Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation. The Example of Punishing Unfairness, Cerebral Cortex, 18, 1987-1990, 2008
Thomas Baumgartner, Markus Heinrichs, Aline Vonlanthen, Urs Fischbacher, Ernst Fehr, Oxytocin Shapes the Neural Circuitry of Trust and Trust Adaption in Humans, Neuron, 58(4), 639-650, 2008
Urs Fischbacher, Christian Thöni, Inefficient Excess Entry in an Experimental Winner-Take-All Market. Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 67(1), 150-16, 2008
Urs Fischbacher, A. Dehnhardt, Non-selfish motivation and river basin management. In A. Dehnhardt and U. Petschow (Editors): Sustainability in River Basins - A Question of Governance, München, 2008
Urs Fischbacher, z-Tree: Zurich Toolbox for Ready-made Economic experiments, Experimental Economics, 10(2), 171-178, 2007
Urs Fischbacher, Ulrike Stefani, Strategic Errors and Audit Quality. An Experimental Investigation, Accounting Review, 82(3), 679-704, 2007
Manfred Spitzer, Urs Fischbacher, Bärbel Herrnberger, Georg Grön, Ernst Fehr, The Neural Signature of Social Norm Compliance. Neuron, 56(4), 185-196, 2007
Helen Bernhard, Urs Fischbacher, Ernst Fehr, Parochial altruism in humans, Nature, 442, 912-915, 2006
Michael Kosfeld, Markus Heinrichs, Paul Zak, Urs Fischbacher, Ernst Fehr, Oxytocin increases Trust in Humans, Nature, 435, 2 June, 673-676, 2005
Armin Falk, Urs Fischbacher, A Theory of Reciprocity, Games and Economic Behavior, 54(2), 293-315, 2003
Gerald Eisenkopf, Urs Fischbacher, Franziska Föllmi-Heusi, Unequal Opportunities and Distributive Justice, Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization., 2014
Armin Falk, Ernst Fehr, Urs Fischbacher, Driving Forces behind Informal Sanctions, Econometrica, 73(6), 2017-2030, 2005
Ernst Fehr, Urs Fischbacher, Michael Kosfeld, Neuroeconomic Foundations of Trust and Social Preferences: Initial Evidence, American Economic Review, 95(2), 346-351, 2005
Ernst Fehr, Urs Fischbacher, Altruists with Green Beards, Analyse & Kritik, 27(1), 73-84, 2005
Ernst Fehr, Urs Fischbacher, Human Altruism. Proximate Patterns and Evolutionary Origins, Analyse & Kritik, 27(1), 6–47., 2005
Dominique J.-F. de Quervain, Urs Fischbacher, Valerie Treyer, Melanie Schellhammer, Ulrich Schnyder, Alfred Buck, Ernst Fehr, The Neural Basis of Altruistic Punishment, Science, 305, 27 August 2004, 1254-1258, 2004
Ernst Fehr, Urs Fischbacher, Third Party Punishment and Social Norms, Evolution and Human Behavior, 25, 63–87, 2004
Ernst Fehr, Urs Fischbacher, Social norms and human cooperation, Trends in Cognitive Sciences, 8(4), April 2004, 185-190, 2004
Ernst Fehr, Urs Fischbacher, The Nature of Human Altruism, Nature, 425, 23 October 2003, 785-791, 2003
Armin Falk, Urs Fischbacher, Ernst Fehr, Reasons for Conflict: Lessons from Bargaining Experiments, Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics, 159(1), 171-187, 2003
Armin Falk, Ernst Fehr, Urs Fischbacher, On the Nature of Fair Behavior, Economic Inquiry, 41(1), 20-26, 2003

Working Papers

Urs Fischbacher, Simeon Schudy, Sabrina Teyssier, Heterogeneous Preferences and Investments in Energy Saving Measures , 2015
Fadong Chen, Urs Fischbacher, Cognitive Processes of Distributional Preferences: A Response Time Study, 2015
Fadong Chen, Urs Fischbacher, Response Time and Click Position: Cheap Indicators of Preferences, 2015
Urs Fischbacher, Gerson Hoffmann, Simeon Schudy, The causal effect of stop-­loss and take-­gain orders on the disposition effect, 2014
Björn Bartling, Urs Fischbacher, Simeon Schudy, Pivotality and Responsibility Attribution in Sequential Voting, 2014
Urs Fischbacher, Simeon Schudy, Sabrina Teyssier, Heterogeneous Reactions to Heterogeneity in Returns from Public Goods, 2012
Jonathan Schulz, Urs Fischbacher, Christian Thöni, Verena Utikal, Affect and fairness: Dictator games under cognitive load, 2011
Urs Fischbacher, Gerald Eisenkopf, Doing well by doing good - or doing better by delegating?, 2011
Gerald Eisenkopf, Zohal Hessami, Urs Fischbacher, Heinrich Ursprung, Academic Performance and Single-Sex Schooling: Evidence from a Natural Experiment in Switzerland, 2011
Urs Fischbacher, Verena Utikal, Disadvantageous in individual decisions, 2011
Urs Fischbacher, Werner Güth, M. Vittoria Levati, Crossing the Point of No Return: A Public Goods Experiment, 2011
Urs Fischbacher, Verena Utikal, On the acceptance of apologies, 2010
Urs Fischbacher, Simeon Schudy, Reciprocity and Resistance to Comprehensive Reform, 2010
Gerald Eisenkopf, Urs Fischbacher, Franziska Föllmi-Heusi, Unequal Opportunities and Distributive Justice, 2010
Urs Fischbacher, Simeon Schudy, Agenda Setting and Reciprocal Vote Trading, 2010
Lisa Bruttel, Urs Fischbacher, Taking the initiative. What characterizes leaders?, 2010
Verena Utikal, Urs Fischbacher, On the attribution of externalities, 2009
Urs Fischbacher, Simon Gächter, Heterogeneous Social Preferences ant the Dynamics of Free Riding in Public Good Experiments, 2008
Björn Bartling, Urs Fischbacher, Shifting the Blame: On Delegation and Responsibility, 2008
Dirk Engelmann, Urs Fischbacher, Indirect Reciprocity and Strategic Reputation Building in an Experimental Helping Game, 2008
Urs Fischbacher, Franziska Föllmi-Heusi, Lies in Disguise. An experimental study on cheating, 2008

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