Mirco Tonin

Free University of Bozen-Bolzano

Professor

Sernesiplatz 1

Bozen-Bolzano, BZ 39100

Italy

IZA

Research Fellow

P.O. Box 7240

Bonn, D-53072

Germany

http://www.iza.org/en/webcontent/personnel/photos/index_html?key=3339

CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute)

Poschinger Str. 5

Munich, DE-81679

Germany

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

33

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Scholarly Papers (33)

1.

Corporate Philanthropy and Productivity: Evidence from an Online Real Effort Experiment

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4778
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 27 May 2014
Mirco Tonin and Michael Vlassopoulos
Free University of Bozen-Bolzano and University of Southampton
Downloads 231 (193,013)
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financial incentives, social incentives, prosocial behavior; real effort experiment, corporate philanthropy, corporate social responsibility, gender

Racial Discrimination in Local Public Services: A Field Experiment in the US

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5537
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 28 Oct 2015
Department of Economics, Free University of Bozen-Bolzano and University of Southampton
Downloads 143 (293,538)
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discrimination, public services provision, school districts, libraries, sheriffs, field experiment, correspondence study

Racial Discrimination in Local Public Services: A Field Experiment in the US

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9290
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 04 Sep 2015
Department of Economics, Free University of Bozen-Bolzano and University of Southampton
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discrimination, public services provision, school districts, libraries, sheriffs, field experiment, correspondence study

Social Incentives Matter: Evidence from an Online Real Effort Experiment

FEEM Working Paper No. 5.2013
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 06 Feb 2013
Mirco Tonin and Michael Vlassopoulos
Free University of Bozen-Bolzano and University of Southampton
Downloads 132 (312,499)
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private incentives, social incentives, sorting, prosocial behavior, real effort experiment, corporate social responsibility, gender

Social Incentives Matter: Evidence from an Online Real Effort Experiment

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6716
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 21 Jul 2012
Mirco Tonin and Michael Vlassopoulos
Free University of Bozen-Bolzano and University of Southampton
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private incentives, social incentives, sorting, prosocial behavior, real effort experiment, corporate social responsibility, gender

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Referral Incentives in Crowdfunding

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7995
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 01 Mar 2014
University of Southampton, University of Southampton, Free University of Bozen-Bolzano, University of Southampton, University of Southampton and University of Southampton
Downloads 166 (259,267)
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crowdfunding, referral marketing

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Communities and Testing for COVID-19

CESifo Working Paper No. 8816
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 20 Jan 2021
Steven Stillman and Mirco Tonin
Free University of Bozen-Bolzano and Free University of Bozen-Bolzano
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Communities and Testing for Covid-19

IZA Discussion Paper No. 14012
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 11 Jan 2021 Last Revised: 19 May 2022
Steven Stillman and Mirco Tonin
Free University of Bozen-Bolzano and Free University of Bozen-Bolzano
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religion, volunteer, testing, COVID-19

Peer Pressure and Productivity: The Role of Observing and Being Observed

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4572
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 05 Feb 2014
University of London - Royal Holloway College, Free University of Bozen-Bolzano and University of Southampton
Downloads 95 (393,954)
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peer effects, piece rate, team incentives, real-effort experiment

Peer Pressure and Productivity: The Role of Observing and Being Observed

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7523
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 23 Aug 2013
University of London - Royal Holloway College, Free University of Bozen-Bolzano and University of Southampton
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peer effects, piece rate, team incentives, real-effort experiment

Compliance with COVID-19 Social-Distancing Measures in Italy: The Role of Expectations and Duration

CESifo Working Paper No. 8182
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 03 Apr 2020
University of Chicago, University of Toronto - Strategic Management, Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School and Free University of Bozen-Bolzano
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COVID-19, social distancing, expectations

Compliance with COVID-19 Social-Distancing Measures in Italy: The Role of Expectations and Duration

IZA Discussion Paper No. 13092
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 06 Apr 2020
University of Chicago, University of Toronto - Strategic Management, Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School and Free University of Bozen-Bolzano
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behavioural change, COVID-19, expectations, compliance, social distancing

Expectations, Reference Points, and Compliance with Covid-19 Social Distancing Measures

NBER Working Paper No. w26916
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 30 Mar 2020 Last Revised: 18 Jul 2022
University of Chicago, University of Toronto - Strategic Management, Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School and Free University of Bozen-Bolzano
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Disentangling the Sources of Pro-Social Behavior in the Workplace: A Field Experiment

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2757
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 23 Aug 2009
Mirco Tonin and Michael Vlassopoulos
Free University of Bozen-Bolzano and University of Southampton
Downloads 138 (300,964)
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pro-social behavior, field experiment, effort, charitable donations

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'Now that You Mention It': A Survey Experiment on Information, Salience and Online Privacy

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5756
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 15 Mar 2016
University of Southampton, Free University of Bozen-Bolzano, University of Southampton and University of Southampton
Downloads 133 (309,582)
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survey experiment, information economics, privacy policies, salience, self-disclosure

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Minimum Wage and Tax Evasion: Theory and Evidence

William Davidson Institute Working Paper No. 865
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 23 May 2007
Mirco Tonin
Free University of Bozen-Bolzano
Downloads 130 (314,947)
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MinimumWage, Tax Evasion,Wage Distribution, Hungary

When the Market Drives You Crazy: Stock Market Returns and Fatal Car Accidents

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11720
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 28 Aug 2018
Department of Economics, Free University of Bozen-Bolzano and University of Southampton
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stock market, car accidents, emotions

When the Market Drives you Crazy: Stock Market Returns and Fatal Car Accidents

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 7182
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 15 Oct 2018
Department of Economics, Free University of Bozen-Bolzano and University of Southampton
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stock market, car accidents, emotions

National or Local? The Demand for News in Italy During COVID-19

CESifo Working Paper No. 8699
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 19 Nov 2020
University of Pisa, Ca Foscari University of Venice and Free University of Bozen-Bolzano
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news, local news, TV, Covid-19

National or Local? The Demand for News in Italy During Covid-19

IZA Discussion Paper No. 13805
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 27 Oct 2020
University of Pisa, Ca Foscari University of Venice and Free University of Bozen-Bolzano
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news, TV, COVID-19

Sharing One's Fortune? An Experimental Study on Earned Income and Giving

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4475
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 26 Nov 2013
Mirco Tonin and Michael Vlassopoulos
Free University of Bozen-Bolzano and University of Southampton
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charity, earnings, buck, effort, windfall

Sharing One's Fortune? An Experimental Study on Earned Income and Giving

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7294
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 30 Mar 2013
Mirco Tonin and Michael Vlassopoulos
Free University of Bozen-Bolzano and University of Southampton
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charity, earnings, luck, effort, windfall

Paying for what kind of Performance? Performance Pay and Multitasking in Mission-Oriented Jobs

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 7156
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 25 Sep 2018
University of Pittsburgh - Graduate School of Public & International Affairs, Free University of Bozen-Bolzano and University of Southampton
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prosocial motivation, performance pay, multitasking, sorting

Paying for What Kind of Performance? Performance Pay and Multitasking in Mission-Oriented Jobs

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11674
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 01 Aug 2018 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2021
University of Pittsburgh - Graduate School of Public & International Affairs, Free University of Bozen-Bolzano and University of Southampton
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prosocial motivation, performance pay, multitasking, sorting

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Do Social Incentives Matter? Evidence from an Online Real Effort Experiment

Review of Environment, Energy and Economics (Re3), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 01 Feb 2013
Mirco Tonin and Michael Vlassopoulos
Free University of Bozen-Bolzano and University of Southampton
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Private Incentives, Social Incentives, Sorting, Prosocial Behavior, Real Effort Experiment, Corporate Social Responsibility, Gender

Are Public Sector Workers Different? Cross-European Evidence from Elderly Workers and Retirees

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8238
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 14 Jun 2014
Mirco Tonin and Michael Vlassopoulos
Free University of Bozen-Bolzano and University of Southampton
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public sector, public service motivation, risk aversion, trust, life satisfaction, volunteering

Are Public Sector Workers Different? Cross-European Evidence from Elderly Workers and Retirees

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5156
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 27 Jan 2015
Mirco Tonin and Michael Vlassopoulos
Free University of Bozen-Bolzano and University of Southampton
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public sector, public service motivation, risk aversion, trust, life satisfaction, volunteering

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Minimum Wage and Tax Evasion: Theory and Evidence

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5660
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 25 Apr 2011
Mirco Tonin
Free University of Bozen-Bolzano
Downloads 80 (433,802)
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minimum wage, tax evasion, spike, Hungary

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An Experimental Investigation of Intrinsic Motivations for Giving

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5461
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 07 Feb 2011
Mirco Tonin and Michael Vlassopoulos
Free University of Bozen-Bolzano and University of Southampton
Downloads 79 (436,924)
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dictator game, warm glow, pure altruism, charitable giving, random lottery, incentive scheme

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Too Low to Be True: The Use of Minimum Thresholds to Fight Tax Evasion

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5509
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 21 Feb 2011
Mirco Tonin
Free University of Bozen-Bolzano
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tax evasion, minimum threshold, studi di settore

Stay or Flee? Probability versus Severity of Punishment in Hit-and-Run Accidents

CESifo Working Paper No. 7907
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 31 Oct 2019
Stefano Castriota and Mirco Tonin
University of Pisa and Free University of Bozen-Bolzano
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crime, hit-and-run, road, accidents, punishment

Stay or Flee? Probability Versus Severity of Punishment in Hit-and-Run Accidents

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12693
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 28 Oct 2019 Last Revised: 18 Oct 2022
Stefano Castriota and Mirco Tonin
University of Pisa and Free University of Bozen-Bolzano
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road accidents, crime, hit-and-run, punishment

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The Sources of the Gender Gap in Economics Enrolment

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4957
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 30 Sep 2014
Mirco Tonin and Jackline Wahba
Free University of Bozen-Bolzano and University of Southampton, Department of Economics
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education, economics, gender, discrimination, pay gap

The Sources of the Gender Gap in Economics Enrolment

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8414
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 06 Sep 2014
Mirco Tonin and Jackline Wahba
Free University of Bozen-Bolzano and University of Southampton, Department of Economics
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education, economics, gender, discrimination, pay gap

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Class Size Effects in Higher Education: Differences Across Stem and Non-Stem Fields

CESifo Working Paper No. 8135
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 04 Mar 2020
Elif Kara, Mirco Tonin and Michael Vlassopoulos
Uludag University, Free University of Bozen-Bolzano and University of Southampton
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class size, higher education, student academic performance, STEM

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In-Work Benefits and the Nordic Model

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7084
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 05 Jan 2013
Ann-Sofie Kolm and Mirco Tonin
Uppsala University and Free University of Bozen-Bolzano
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Nordic model, in-work benefits, wage adjustment, unemployment, education, skill formation, earnings

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Pay-What-You-Want to Support Independent Information - A Field Experiment on Motivation

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6939
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 08 May 2018
Alessandra Casarico and Mirco Tonin
Bocconi University - Department of Policy Analysis and Public Management and Free University of Bozen-Bolzano
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field experiment, pay-what-you-want, tax allowances, media

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Technology vs information to promote conservation: Evidence from water audits

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper 2021-014/VIII
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 18 Feb 2021
Erik Ansink, Carmine Ornaghi and Mirco Tonin
VU University Amsterdam - Department of Spatial Economics, University of Southampton and Free University of Bozen-Bolzano
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Water audits, Green Doctors, conservation, information, technology

Water Tariffs and Consumers' Inaction

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6990
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 18 Jun 2018
Carmine Ornaghi and Mirco Tonin
University of Southampton - Division of Economics and Free University of Bozen-Bolzano
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inertia, tariffs, water

Water Tariffs and Consumers' Inaction

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11458
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 02 May 2018
Carmine Ornaghi and Mirco Tonin
University of Southampton - Division of Economics and Free University of Bozen-Bolzano
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inertia, tariffs, water

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Experimental Evidence of Self-Image Concerns as Motivation for Giving

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6388
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 10 Mar 2012
Mirco Tonin and Michael Vlassopoulos
Free University of Bozen-Bolzano and University of Southampton
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dictator game, charitable giving, opting-out, self-image

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In-Work Benefits and Unemployment

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5473
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 07 Feb 2011
Mirco Tonin and Ann-Sofie Kolm
Free University of Bozen-Bolzano and Uppsala University
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in-work benefits, search, labour force participation, wage adjustment

Does Social Capital Matter? A Study of Hit-and-Run in US Counties

CESifo Working Paper No. 9691
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 20 Apr 2022
University of Pisa, CSEF - University of Naples Federico II and Free University of Bozen-Bolzano
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social capital, crime, hit-and-run, road accidents

Does Social Capital Matter? A Study of Hit-and-Run in Us Counties

IZA Discussion Paper No. 15212
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 19 May 2022
University of Pisa, CSEF - University of Naples Federico II and Free University of Bozen-Bolzano
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hit-and-run, crime, social capital, road accidents

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Underreporting of Earnings and the Minimum Wage Spike

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5942
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 04 Sep 2011
Mirco Tonin
Free University of Bozen-Bolzano
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minimum wage, spike, underreporting, lighthouse effect

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Are Government Workers Really More Public-Spirited than Those in the Private Sector?

Review of Environment, Energy and Economics (Re3), July 2014
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 01 Aug 2014
Mirco Tonin and Michael Vlassopoulos
Free University of Bozen-Bolzano and University of Southampton
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Public sector, Public service motivation, Volunteering

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Pay-What-You-Want to Support Independent Information: A Field Experiment on Motivation

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11366
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 12 Mar 2018
Alessandra Casarico and Mirco Tonin
Bocconi University - Department of Policy Analysis and Public Management and Free University of Bozen-Bolzano
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field experiment, pay-what-you-want, tax allowances, media

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Class Size Effects in Higher Education: Differences Across Stem and Non-Stem Fields

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12996
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 02 Mar 2020
Elif Kara, Mirco Tonin and Michael Vlassopoulos
Uludag University, Free University of Bozen-Bolzano and University of Southampton
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class size, higher education, student academic performance, STEM