Research

Journal publications

Fostering public good contributions with symbolic awards: A large-scale natural field experiment at Wikipedia. Management Science [lead article], 2017, 63(12): 3999–4015 [Download]
Abridged version published in Proceedings of the 76th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management. Online ISSN: 2151-6561

Awards: A strategic management perspective (with Bruno S. Frey). Strategic Management Journal, 2016, 37(8): 1699–1714 [Download] [Video abstract]

Awards as strategic signals (with Bruno S. Frey). Journal of Management Inquiry, 2017, 26(1): 76–85 [Download]

Towards an economics of awards (with Bruno S. Frey). Journal of Economic Surveys, 2017, 31(1): 190–200 [Download]

External influence as an indicator of scholarly importance (with Ho Fai Chan, Bruno S. Frey, Markus Schaffner, Benno Torgler, and Stephen Whyte). CESifo Economic Studies, 2016, 62(1): 170–195 [Download]

Honors: A rational choice analysis of award bestowals (with Bruno S. Frey). Rationality and Society, 2016, 28(3): 255–269 [Download]

Awards as non-monetary incentives (with Bruno S. Frey). Evidence-based HRM, 2016, 4(1): 81-91.

Academic honors and performance (with Ho Fai Chan, Bruno S. Frey, and Benno Torgler). Labour Economics, 2014, 31: 188–204 [Download]

Do the best scholars attract the highest speaking fees? An exploration of internal and external influence (with Ho Fai Chan, Bruno S. Frey, Markus Schaffner, Benno Torgler, and Stephen Whyte). Scientometrics, 2014, 101: 793–817 [Download]

The power of awards (with Bruno S. Frey). The Economists’ Voice, 2014, 11(1): 1–5.

Open issues in happiness research (with Bruno S. Frey and Lasse Steiner). International Review of Economics, 2014, 61(2): 115–125.

Aggregate effects of behavioral anomalies: A new research area (with Bruno S. Frey). Economics: The Open-Access, Open-Assessment E-Journal, 2014, 8(2014-18): 1–15.

Political economy of happiness (with Bruno S. Frey). Applied Economics, 2013, 45(30): 4205–4211.

Subjective well-being and policy (with Bruno S. Frey). Topoi –International Review of Philosophy, 2013, 32(2): 207–212.

Happiness policy and economic development (with Bruno S. Frey). International Journal of Happiness and Development, 2012, 1(1): 102–111.


Book publication,
Book chapters

Honours versus Money: The Economics of Awards (with Bruno S. Frey). Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press, 2017.

Motivation and awards (with Bruno S. Frey). In: Cambridge Handbook of Psychology and Economic Behaviour, Alan Lewis (Ed.). Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, forthcoming.

Volunteer organizations: Motivating with awards (with Bruno S. Frey). In: Economic Psychology: The Science of Economic Mental Life and Behaviour, Rob Ranyard (Ed.). Malden, US: Wiley/Blackwell, forthcoming.

Happiness: Research and policy considerations (with Bruno S. Frey). In: Happiness, Tachibanaki Toshiaki (Ed.). Welfare Plus Alpha, 2016.