Mario Mechtel

Leuphana University of Lueneburg

Assistant Professor of Microeconomics

Scharnhorststraße 1

Wilschenbrucher Weg 69

Lüneburg, 21335

Germany

http://www.mario-mechtel.de

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Scholarly Papers (15)

1.

Red Cards: Not Such Bad News For Penalized Guest Teams

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 25 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 20 Mar 2012
Leuphana University of Lueneburg, University of Tuebingen, University of Zurich and University of Tuebingen
Downloads 269 (81,811)
Citation 1

Abstract:

soccer, team performance, red card, sending-off, Bundesliga

2.

Electoral Cycles in Active Labor Market Policies

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 26 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 15 Jun 2011
Mario Mechtel and Niklas Potrafke
Leuphana University of Lueneburg and CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute
Downloads 215 (114,774)

Abstract:

Political Business Cycles, Opportunistic Politicians, Active Labor Market Policies

3.

Beating Thy Neighbor: Derby Effects in German Professional Soccer

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 03 Dec 2010
Agnes Bäker, Mario Mechtel and Karin Vetter
University of Zurich, Leuphana University of Lueneburg and University of Tuebingen
Downloads 122 (171,889)

Abstract:

soccer, team performance, city derby, Bundesliga

4.

What Makes Us Want to Have More Than Others? Explaining Relative Consumption Effects of Public and Private Goods

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 08 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 12 Aug 2011
Inga Hillesheim and Mario Mechtel
University of Tuebingen and Leuphana University of Lueneburg
Downloads 71 (254,056)
Citation 1

Abstract:

relative consumption, positional goods, public good spillovers, non-psychological costs

5.

Conspicuous Consumption and Communism: Evidence from East and West Germany

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3922
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 11 Sep 2012
Tim Friehe and Mario Mechtel
University of Konstanz - Department of Economics and Leuphana University of Lueneburg
Downloads 49 (276,720)

Abstract:

conspicuous consumption, status-seeking, relative income, political regime, behavioral economics

6.

The Role of Task Meaning on Output in Groups: Experimental Evidence

Posted: 10 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 19 Nov 2016
Agnes Bäker and Mario Mechtel
University of Zurich and Leuphana University of Lueneburg

Abstract:

task meaning, peer effects, experimental economics

7.

It's the Occupation, Stupid! Explaining Candidates' Success in Low-Information Elections

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 05 Oct 2011
Mario Mechtel
Leuphana University of Lueneburg
Downloads 41 (342,806)

Abstract:

low-information elections, informational cues, local elections, occupational reputation, political economy

8.

Relative Consumption Concerns or Non-Monotonic Preferences?

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 18 Apr 2012
Inga Hillesheim and Mario Mechtel
University of Tuebingen and Leuphana University of Lueneburg
Downloads 25 (392,957)

Abstract:

status consumption, social status, behavioral economics, other-regarding preferences

9.

Gambling to Leapfrog in Status?

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4174
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 05 Apr 2013
Tim Friehe and Mario Mechtel
Independent and Leuphana University of Lueneburg
Downloads 17 (430,861)

Abstract:

conspicuous consumption, status-seeking, relative income, gambling behavior, behavioral economics

10.

Positional Income Concerns: Prevalence and Relationship with Personality and Economic Preferences

SOEPpaper No. 712
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 18 Dec 2014
Tim Friehe, Mario Mechtel and Markus Pannenberg
University of Konstanz - Department of Economics, Leuphana University of Lueneburg and University of Applied Sciences Bielefeld - Department of Business and Economics
Downloads 11 (430,861)

Abstract:

relative income, status, personality, Big Five, survey, SOEP, economic preferences, risk, fairness

Employment Protection and Temporary Work Agencies

Bundesbank Series 1 Discussion Paper No. 2008,26
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 08 Jun 2016
Florian Baumann, Mario Mechtel and Nikolai Stahler
University of Tuebingen - Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Leuphana University of Lueneburg and Deutsche Bundesbank - Economics Department
Downloads 10 (513,790)

Abstract:

employment protection, temporary work agencies, search and matching models, unemployment

Employment Protection and Temporary Work Agencies

LABOUR, Vol. 25, Issue 3, pp. 308-329, 2011
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 11 Aug 2011
Florian Baumann, Mario Mechtel and Nikolai Stähler
University of Tuebingen - Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Leuphana University of Lueneburg and University of Mainz - Department of Economic Theory
Downloads 1 (568,207)

Abstract:

12.

Choosing Who You Are: The Structure and Behavioral Effects of Revealed Identification Preferences

Number of pages: 63 Posted: 13 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 13 Jan 2017
Florian Hett, Markus Kröll and Mario Mechtel
Goethe University Frankfurt - Department of Management and Applied Microeconomics, Goethe University Frankfurt - Department of Management and Applied Microeconomics and Leuphana University of Lueneburg
Downloads 0 (244,726)

Abstract:

Social Identity, Identification Preferences, Social Preferences, Outgroup Discrimination, Experimental Economics

13.

Endogenous Social Identity and Group Choice

Posted: 05 Feb 2016
Florian Hett, Markus Kröll and Mario Mechtel
Goethe University Frankfurt - Department of Management and Applied Microeconomics, Goethe University Frankfurt - Department of Management and Applied Microeconomics and Leuphana University of Lueneburg

Abstract:

Social identity, experimental economics, endogenous group identification

14.

Social Identity and Social Free-Riding

European Economic Review, Forthcoming, IAAEU Working Paper
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 13 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 18 Jan 2016
Mark Bernard, Florian Hett and Mario Mechtel
Stockholm School of Economics - Department of Economics, Goethe University Frankfurt - Department of Management and Applied Microeconomics and Leuphana University of Lueneburg
Downloads 0 (441,198)

Abstract:

social identity, social status, social distance, categorization, group formation

15.

Voting and Social Identity

EPSA 2013 Annual General Conference Paper 563
Posted: 18 Jun 2013
Mario Mechtel and Philipp Denter
Leuphana University of Lueneburg and Universidad Carlos III de Madrid

Abstract: