Recent blog posts

  • "The Case for Anarchy", by David Friedman David D. Friedman recently visited the University of Graz and gave a talk on his ideas about a society without government. Hosted by the Economics Club Graz and the Austrian ...
    Posted Jun 7, 2017, 12:47 PM by Stefan Palan
  • Good news for the 'dismal science' In a recent article, the Economist picked up on the results of a replication study in experimental economics, published in Science. It favorably compares experimental economics to other experimental disciplines ...
    Posted Jul 7, 2016, 12:58 AM by Stefan Palan
  • GIMS cited in Science Since its publication in 2015, my asset market software GIMS ("Graz-Innsbruck Market System") has been downloaded several times and I have helped a number of researchers get started using ...
    Posted Mar 8, 2016, 6:29 AM by Stefan Palan
  • Website of the Finance Research Platform Graz online! I am pleased to announce that the website of the Finance Research Platform Graz (FiRe) is now online under Let me know what you think ...
    Posted Nov 25, 2015, 12:50 AM by Stefan Palan
  • Welcome Prof. Theissen, and first Research Day of the Finance Research Platform Graz This week was the first time our newly appointed research Professor, Erik Theissen, who normally works at the University of Mannheim, joined us in Graz. Prof. Theissen has a five ...
    Posted Nov 25, 2015, 12:54 AM by Stefan Palan
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Conferences and research stays

Experimental Finance 2017, Nice, France 2017-06 Presentation of "To claim or not to claim: Anonymity, reciprocal externalities and honesty" 
Research Day, Finance Research Group, Graz, Austria 2017-06 Presentation of "Does Investor Risk Perception Drive Asset Prices?" 
Austrian Experimental Economics Workshop 2017, Vienna, Austria 2017-05 Presentation of "Does Investor Risk Perception Drive Asset Prices?" 
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Accepted and published books and papers

TitleAuthorsPublication outletYearDescription
When chasing the offender hurts the victim: The case of insider legislation Palan, S. | Stöckl, T. Journal of Financial Markets Forthcoming Experimental study on the impact of insider trading and financial market authority oversight on trader behavior and market performance. 
Collaborative decision systems in economics and in complex societal and environmental applications Fleiß, J. | Palan, S. Central European Journal of Operations Research 23(2), 279-282 2015 Editorial for a special issue. 
The Value of a Fallback Option  Füllbrunn, S. | Kreiner, S. | Palan, S. Central European Journal of Operations Research 23(2), 375-388 2015 An investigation into subjects' perception of the value of different fallback options in a second-price auction.  
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Work in progress

Project/paper titleAuthorsDescriptionWorking paper
Determinants of Insurance Fraud Fleiß, J. | Palan, S. | Schitter, C. A series of experiments investigating factors influencing fraudulent behavior in a neutral and in an insurance context, with a special focus on development over time.  
Is there a premium for socially responsible investments? Freundt, J. | Lange, A. | Nicklisch, A. | Palan, S. Study investigating the pricing of socially responsible investments in a market context.  
Who inflates the bubble? Analysts and traders in experimental asset markets. Giamattei, M. | Huber, J. | Lambsdorff, J. | Nicklisch, A. | Palan, S. Study of the interaction between analysts and traders and its impact on market quality.  
Does Investor Risk Perception Drive Asset Prices?  Huber, J. | Palan, S. | Zeisberger, S. Investigation into investors' perception of risk in a market context.  
Immaterial and Monetary Gifts in Economic Transactions. Evidence from the Field. Kirchler, M. | Palan, S. Investigation of the effect of immaterial and monetary gifts on service provision in customer-salesperson interactions. Link 
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