Thomas Buser

University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam School of Economics (ASE)

Roetersstraat 11

Amsterdam, North Holland 1018 WB

Netherlands

http://sites.google.com/site/thomasbuser/

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

15

DOWNLOADS
Rank 33,756

SSRN RANKINGS

Top 33,756

in Total Papers Downloads

1,310

CITATIONS
Rank 5,539

SSRN RANKINGS

Top 5,539

in Total Papers Citations

147

Scholarly Papers (15)

1.

Gender, Competitiveness and Career Choices

NBER Working Paper No. w18576
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 30 Nov 2012
University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam School of Economics (ASE), Stanford University - Department of Economics and University of Amsterdam - Research Institute in Economics & Econometrics (RESAM)
Downloads 193 (156,111)
Citation 10

Abstract:

Loading...

2.

The Effect of Income on Religiousness

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4801
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 24 Jun 2014
Thomas Buser
University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam School of Economics (ASE)
Downloads 188 (159,889)

Abstract:

Loading...

religion, income effects, regression discontinuity

3.

Do Women Give Up Competing More Easily? Evidence from the Lab and the Dutch Math Olympiad

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper 16-096/I
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 10 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 13 Nov 2016
Thomas Buser and Huaiping Yuan
University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam School of Economics (ASE) and University of Amsterdam
Downloads 167 (177,600)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Loading...

willingness to compete, gender, feedback, career decisions, laboratory experiment

4.

Stress Reactions Cannot Explain the Gender Gap in Willingness to Compete

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper 15-059/I
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 20 May 2015
Thomas Buser, Anna Dreber and Johanna Mollerstrom
University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam School of Economics (ASE), Stockholm School of Economics - Department of Economics and George Mason University - Department of Economics
Downloads 120 (231,832)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Loading...

gender, competitiveness, stress, cortisol, lab experiment

5.

The Flipside of Comparative Payment Schemes

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper 13-190/I
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 30 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 29 Jul 2014
Thomas Buser and Anna Dreber
University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam School of Economics (ASE) and Stockholm School of Economics - Department of Economics
Downloads 104 (256,767)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Loading...

comparative pay; competition; cooperation; gender differences; incentive schemes

6.

Measuring Responsiveness to Feedback as a Personal Trait

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper 16-043/I
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 04 Jun 2016
University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam School of Economics (ASE), University of Hamburg - Department of Economics and University of Amsterdam - Center for Experimental Economics and political Decision making (CREED)
Downloads 94 (274,579)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Loading...

Bayesian updating, feedback, confidence, identity, competitive behavior

7.

Gender and Redistribution: Experimental Evidence

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper 16-063/I
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 24 Aug 2016
University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam School of Economics (ASE), Brown University - Department of Economics and University of Amsterdam - Center for Experimental Economics and political Decision making (CREED)
Downloads 79 (305,836)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

gender, redistribution, overconfidence, risk attitudes, voting, taxation

8.

Handedness Predicts Social Preferences: Evidence Connecting the Lab to the Field

Tinbergen Discussion Paper TI 10-119/3
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 04 Dec 2010
Thomas Buser
University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam School of Economics (ASE)
Downloads 70 (327,641)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Loading...

social preferences, handedness, external validity of lab experiments

The Impact of Losing in a Competition on the Willingness to Seek Further Challenges

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4904
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 14 Aug 2014
Thomas Buser
University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam School of Economics (ASE)
Downloads 47 (403,720)

Abstract:

Loading...

competition, challenge seeking, career decisions, laboratory experiment, gender

The Impact of Losing in a Competition on the Willingness to Seek Further Challenges

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper 14-083/I
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 09 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 10 Jul 2014
Thomas Buser
University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam School of Economics (ASE)
Downloads 19 (543,687)

Abstract:

Loading...

competition, challenge seeking, career decisions, laboratory experiment, gender

10.

Do Gays Shy Away from Competition? Do Lesbians Compete Too Much?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9382
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 12 Oct 2015
Thomas Buser, Lydia Geijtenbeek and Erik Plug
University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam School of Economics (ASE), University of Amsterdam and University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam School of Economics (ASE)
Downloads 56 (367,001)

Abstract:

Loading...

experiments, sexual orientation, gender, competitiveness, education, earnings

11.

The Impact of Positive and Negative Income Changes on the Height and Weight of Young Children

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8130
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 03 May 2014
University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam School of Economics (ASE), University of Amsterdam - Research Institute in Economics & Econometrics (RESAM), University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam School of Economics (ASE), Facultad Latinoamericana de Ciencias Sociales (FLACSO) - Ecuador and INEC (Instituto Nacional de Estadística y Censos)
Downloads 52 (379,726)

Abstract:

Loading...

cash transfers, health outcomes, developing country, poverty reduction

12.

Gender Differences in Willingness to Compete: The Role of Public Observability

University of Zurich, Department of Economics, Working Paper No. 257
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 07 Jul 2017
Thomas Buser, Eva Ranehill and Roel van Veldhuizen
University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam School of Economics (ASE), University of Gothenburg - Department of Economics and WZB Berlin Social Science Center
Downloads 48 (393,194)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Loading...

gender differences, competitiveness, social image, experiment

13.

Gender, Willingness to Compete and Career Choices Along the Whole Ability Distribution

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10976
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 31 Aug 2017
Thomas Buser, Noemi Peter and Stefan C. Wolter
University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam School of Economics (ASE), University of Groningen and Swiss Coordination Centre for Research in Education (SKBF)
Downloads 41 (418,414)

Abstract:

Loading...

willingness to compete, gender, career decisions, experiment

14.

How Does the Gender Difference in Willingness to Compete Evolve with Experience?

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper 16-017/I
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 14 Mar 2016
Thomas Buser
University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam School of Economics (ASE)
Downloads 32 (455,627)

Abstract:

Loading...

competitiveness, gender, feedback, career decisions, laboratory experiment

15.

Hormones and Social Preferences

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper TI 11-046/3
Posted: 28 Feb 2011
Thomas Buser
University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam School of Economics (ASE)

Abstract:

Loading...

social preferences, 2D:4D, testosterone, progesterone, oxytocin