Daniel Schunk

University of Mainz - Gutenberg School of Economics and Management

Professor

Mainz

Germany

University of Zurich - Institute for Empirical Research in Economics

Permanent Research Fellow

Bluemlisalpstr. 10

Zurich, 8006

Switzerland

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

19

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Scholarly Papers (19)

1.

Limiting Auditor Liability? - Experimental Evidence on Risk and Ambiguity Attitudes under Real Losses

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 26 Apr 2007 Last Revised: 21 Jul 2009
Christopher W. Koch and Daniel Schunk
Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz and University of Mainz - Gutenberg School of Economics and Management
Downloads 492 (42,917)
Citation 1

Abstract:

risk aversion, ambiguity aversion, experimental economics, auditor liability

What is an Adequate Standard of Living during Retirement?

CentER Discussion Paper Series No. 2008-82
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 30 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 01 Apr 2009
Johannes Binswanger and Daniel Schunk
University of St. Gallen and University of Mainz - Gutenberg School of Economics and Management
Downloads 177 (137,449)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Life cycle preferences, pension reform, replacement rates, retirement saving

What is an Adequate Standard of Living during Retirement?

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2893
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 16 Jan 2010
Johannes Binswanger and Daniel Schunk
University of St. Gallen and University of Mainz - Gutenberg School of Economics and Management
Downloads 145 (163,889)
Citation 2

Abstract:

life cycle preferences, pension reform, replacement rates, retirement saving, cross-country survey studies

Expectations as Reference Points: Field Evidence from Professional Soccer

Forthcoming in: Management Science
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 08 May 2012 Last Revised: 23 Jul 2014
Björn Bartling, Leif Brandes and Daniel Schunk
University of Zurich - Department of Economics, University of Warwick - Warwick Business School and University of Mainz - Gutenberg School of Economics and Management
Downloads 249 (98,200)

Abstract:

reference points, expectations, experience, high stakes, competition

Expectations as Reference Points: Field Evidence from Experienced Subjects in a Competitive, High-Stakes Environment

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3830
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 18 Jun 2012
Björn Bartling, Leif Brandes and Daniel Schunk
University of Zurich - Department of Economics, University of Warwick - Warwick Business School and University of Mainz - Gutenberg School of Economics and Management
Downloads 30 (396,931)

Abstract:

reference points, expectations, experience, high stakes, competition

4.

How Do Incentives Affect Creativity?

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4049
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 14 Jan 2013
Katharina Eckartz, Oliver Kirchkamp and Daniel Schunk
University of Jena, University of Jena - Economics Department and University of Mainz - Gutenberg School of Economics and Management
Downloads 216 (70,656)

Abstract:

creativity, incentives, real effort task, experimental economics

How Do Judgmental Overconfidence and Overoptimism Shape Innovative Activity?

Games and Economic Behavior, Vol. 83, 2014
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 17 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 24 Mar 2014
Holger Herz, Daniel Schunk and Christian Zehnder
University of Fribourg - Department of Economics, University of Mainz - Gutenberg School of Economics and Management and University of Lausanne
Downloads 158 (152,178)

Abstract:

Innovation, Entrepreneurship, Overconfidence, Experiment

How Do Judgmental Overconfidence and Overoptimism Shape Innovative Activity?

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4084
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 06 Feb 2013
Holger Herz, Daniel Schunk and Christian Zehnder
University of Fribourg - Department of Economics, University of Mainz - Gutenberg School of Economics and Management and University of Lausanne
Downloads 34 (379,887)

Abstract:

innovation, entrepreneurship, overconfidence, experiment

6.

Don't Raise the Retirement Age! An Experiment on Opposition to Pension Reforms and East-West Differences in Germany

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2752
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 23 Aug 2009
European Central Bank (ECB), University of Mainz - Gutenberg School of Economics and Management and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich
Downloads 148 (149,583)
Citation 3

Abstract:

retirement, health, work ability, survey experiment, public opinion poll, PAYG pension system, East Germany

The Role of Childhood Health for the Intergenerational Transmission of Human Capital: Evidence from Administrative Data

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3646
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 18 Aug 2008
Martin Salm and Daniel Schunk
Tilburg University and University of Mainz - Gutenberg School of Economics and Management
Downloads 87 (239,358)
Citation 4

Abstract:

health inequality, human capital formation, childhood health, intergenerational mobility

The Role of Childhood Health for the Intergenerational Transmission of Human Capital: Evidence from Administrative Data

MEA Discussion Paper No. 164-08
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 12 Aug 2009
Martin Salm and Daniel Schunk
Tilburg University and University of Mainz - Gutenberg School of Economics and Management
Downloads 32 (387,986)
Citation 4

Abstract:

health inequality, human capital formation, childhood health, intergenerational mobility

8.

Temptation and Commitment in the Laboratory

Institute for Empirical Research in Economics, University of Zurich Working Paper No. 488
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 26 May 2010
George Mason University - Department of Economics, University of Mainz - Gutenberg School of Economics and Management, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich and Department of Economics, Monash University
Downloads 118 (137,523)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Self-control, willpower, temptation, commitment, laboratory experiment

9.

Distinguishing Trust from Risk: An Anatomy of the Investment Game

University of Zurich Institute for Empirical Research in Economics Working Paper No. 450
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 17 Oct 2009
Daniel Houser, Daniel Schunk and Joachim K. Winter
George Mason University - Department of Economics, University of Mainz - Gutenberg School of Economics and Management and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich
Downloads 59 (266,085)
Citation 7

Abstract:

Health Effects on Children’s Willingness to Compete

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 24 May 2011 Last Revised: 27 May 2011
Björn Bartling, Ernst Fehr and Daniel Schunk
University of Zurich - Department of Economics, University of Zurich - Department of Economics and University of Mainz - Gutenberg School of Economics and Management
Downloads 40 (357,294)
Citation 2

Abstract:

willingness to compete, non-cognitive skills, human capital, health, household survey studies

Health Effects on Children’s Willingness to Compete

SOEPpaper No. 381
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 21 Jun 2011
Björn Bartling, Ernst Fehr and Daniel Schunk
University of Zurich - Department of Economics, University of Zurich - Department of Economics and University of Mainz - Gutenberg School of Economics and Management
Downloads 9 (512,259)
Citation 2

Abstract:

willingness to compete, non-cognitive skills, human capital, health, household survey studies

11.

Don’t Raise the Retirement Age! An Experiment on Opposition to Pension Reforms and East-West Differences in Germany

MEA Discussion Paper No. 188-2009
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 15 Oct 2009
European Central Bank (ECB), University of Mainz - Gutenberg School of Economics and Management and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich
Downloads 40 (334,369)
Citation 3

Abstract:

retirement, health, work ability, survey experiment, public opinion poll, PAYG pension system, East Germany

12.

Limiting Liability? – Risk and Ambiguity Attitudes Under Real Losses

Schmalenbach Business Review, Vol. 65, January 2013, pp. 54-75
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 16 Oct 2013
Christopher W. Koch and Daniel Schunk
Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz and University of Mainz - Gutenberg School of Economics and Management
Downloads 32 (313,971)

Abstract:

Ambiguity, Auditor Liability, Experimental Economics, Limited Liability, Risk Aversion

13.

Participation Costs for Responders Can Reduce Rejection Rates in Ultimatum Bargaining

University of Zurich Institute for Empirical Research in Economics Working Paper No. 398
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 11 Dec 2008
University of Rostock - Department of Economics, University of Mainz - Gutenberg School of Economics and Management and University of Cologne
Downloads 26 (400,061)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Cognitive dissonance, participation costs, sunk costs, ultimatum

14.

Disrupting the Prefrontal Cortex Diminishes the Human Ability to Build a Good Reputation

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (PNAS), Vol. 106(49), pp. 20895-20899, 2009
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 23 Aug 2012
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Yale School of Management, University of Mainz - Gutenberg School of Economics and Management, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Zurich - Department of Economics
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Citation 3

Abstract:

Trust Game, Reputation Concerns

15.

Health Effects on Children's Willingness to Compete

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5740
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 31 May 2011
Björn Bartling, Ernst Fehr and Daniel Schunk
University of Zurich - Department of Economics, University of Zurich - Department of Economics and University of Mainz - Gutenberg School of Economics and Management
Downloads 11 (460,294)
Citation 2

Abstract:

willingness to compete, non-cognitive skills, human capital, health, household survey studies

16.

Strategic Responses: A Survey Experiment on Opposition to Pension Reforms

The Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Vol. 115, Issue 2, pp. 549-574, 2013
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 11 Apr 2013
European Central Bank (ECB), University of Mainz - Gutenberg School of Economics and Management and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich
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Abstract:

East Germany, pay‐as‐you‐go pension system, public opinion poll, retirement, work ability

17.

Self-Regulation Training, Labor Market Reintegration of Unemployed Individuals, and Locus of Control - Evidence from a Natural Field Experiment

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6246
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 26 Jan 2017
University of Mainz - Gutenberg School of Economics and Management, University of Mainz, University of Mainz, University of Mainz and University of Mainz - Gutenberg School of Economics and Management
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Abstract:

active labor market policy, natural field experiment, Germany, labor market reintegration, unemployment, reemployment, self-regulation, locus of control, non-cognitive skills

18.

The Many Faces of Human Sociality: Uncovering the Distribution and Stability of Social Preferences

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5744
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 12 Mar 2016
Adrian Bruhin, Ernst Fehr and Daniel Schunk
ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich, University of Zurich - Department of Economics and University of Mainz - Gutenberg School of Economics and Management
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Abstract:

social preferences, heterogeneity, stability, finite mixture models

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The Savings Behaviour of German Households: First Experiences with State Promoted Private Pensions

MEA Discussion Paper. No. 136-07
Posted: 11 Aug 2009
Max Planck Society for the Advancement of the Sciences - Munich Center for the Economics of Aging (MEA), University of Mannheim - Mannheim Research Institute for the Economics of Aging (MEA) and University of Mainz - Gutenberg School of Economics and Management

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