Samuel Häfner

University of Basel

Basel

Switzerland

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Scholarly Papers (10)

1.

Advice Is Cheap: Information Is Not!

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 14 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 12 Jul 2018
Samuel Häfner and Curtis R. Taylor
University of Basel and Duke University - Department of Economics
Downloads 177 (167,487)

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Consultant, Expert, Information Acquisition, Reputation, Referrals, Fake News

2.

Contracting for Research: Moral Hazard and the Incentive to Overstate Significance

Economic Research Initiatives at Duke (ERID) Working Paper Forthcoming
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 29 Aug 2018 Last Revised: 29 May 2019
Samuel Häfner and Curtis R. Taylor
University of Basel and Duke University - Department of Economics
Downloads 80 (301,100)

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information acquisition, p-hacking, reporting bias, scoring rule

3.

Sorting in Iterated Incumbency Contests

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 03 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 24 Sep 2017
Samuel Häfner and Georg Nöldeke
University of Basel and University of BaselUniversity of Basel
Downloads 62 (346,277)
Citation 2

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Contests, Sorting, Incumbency Rents, Steady-State Equilibrium

4.

Eternal Peace in the Tug-of-War?

Working Paper of the Max Planck Institute for Tax Law and Public Finance No. 2016-09
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 24 Nov 2016
Samuel Häfner and Kai A. Konrad
University of Basel and Max Planck Institute for Tax Law and Public Finance
Downloads 38 (426,792)

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Contests, Teams, Tug-of-War

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Rent Overestimation in Discriminatory Share Auctions

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 08 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 11 Feb 2017
Samuel Häfner
University of Basel
Downloads 30 (461,116)

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Discriminatory Share Auctions, Estimation, Best Response Violations

6.

A Tug-of-War Team Contest

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 19 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2016
Samuel Häfner
University of Basel
Downloads 27 (475,904)
Citation 6

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Team Contests, Multi-Stage Contests, Tug-of-War, All-Pay Auction, Absorbing Markov Chain

7.

Stable Biased Sampling

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 22 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 01 Nov 2017
Samuel Häfner
University of Basel
Downloads 25 (486,616)

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Sampling Best Response Dynamics, Sampling Bias, Evolutionary Second-Best, Two-Speed Dynamics, Tikhonov's Theorem, Practical Asymptotic Stability

8.

Domestic Purchase Requirement

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 19 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 02 Jun 2019
Samuel Häfner and Yvan Lengwiler
University of Basel and University of Basel - Faculty of Business and Economics (WWZ)
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Tariff-Rate Quota, Import, Contest, Oligopoly, Oligopsony, Trade

9.

Payoff Shares in Two-Player Contests

University of Basel, Faculty of Business and Economics, WWZ Discussion Paper 2014/11
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 22 Sep 2015
Samuel Häfner and Georg Nöldeke
University of Basel and University of BaselUniversity of Basel
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Contests, Pure-Strategy Equilibrium, Rent-Dissipation

10.

Determining Risk Aversion in Share Auctions

Number of pages: 65 Posted: 14 Jun 2019 Last Revised: 10 Jul 2019
Samuel Häfner
University of Basel
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Discriminatory share auctions, estimation, risk aversion, best-response violations