Hans Gersbach

ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research

Professor

Zürichbergstrasse 18

Zurich, 8092

Switzerland

IZA Institute of Labor Economics

P.O. Box 7240

Bonn, D-53072

Germany

CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute)

Poschinger Str. 5

Munich, DE-81679

Germany

Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)

Fellow

London

United Kingdom

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (213)

1.

The Workout of Banking Crises: A Macroeconomic Perspective

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 12 Jun 2003
Hans Gersbach and Jan Wenzelburger
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and Bielefeld University - Department of Business Administration and Economics
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Financial intermediation, macroeconomic risks,

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Default Probabilities and Default Correlations

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 01 Feb 2001
Ulrich Erlenmaier and Hans Gersbach
University of Heidelberg - Alfred Weber Institute for Economics and ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research
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Credit portfolio management, default correlations,

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Financial Intermediation and the Creation of Macroeconomic Risks

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 27 May 2002
Hans Gersbach
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research
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Financial Intermediation, Macroeconomic Risks, State Contingent Contracts, Banking Regulation

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The Correlation Effect

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 18 Nov 2000
Hans Gersbach and Alexander Lipponer
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and Deutsche Bundesbank
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Credit portfolio management, default correlations, macroeconomic shocks, correlation effect, Monte-Carlo Simulation

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The Optimal Capital Structure of an Economy

U. of Heidelberg Economics Working Paper No. 359
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 15 Aug 2001
Hans Gersbach
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research
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Financial intermediation, double incentive problems, bank capital, banking regulation, capital structure of the economy

The Optimal Capital Structure of an Economy

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 01 Oct 2003
Hans Gersbach
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research
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Financial intermediation, double incentive problems, bank capital, banking regulation, capital structure of the economy

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Lean IRB Approaches and Transition Design: The Basel Ii Proposal

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 19 Nov 2001
Hans Gersbach and Uwe Wehrspohn
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and Wehrspohn GmbH & Co. KG
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Basel II, lean IRB-approaches, credit portfolio risk, transition design, banking

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The Long-Run Economic Costs of Aids: Theory and an Application to South Africa

Number of pages: 116 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Clive Bell, Shantayanan Devarajan and Hans Gersbach
University of Heidelberg - South Asia Institute (SAI), World Bank Middle East and North Africa Region and ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research
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Does and How Does Globalization Matter?

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 17 Apr 1999
Hans Gersbach
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research
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Child Labor and the Education of a Society

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 21 Aug 2001
Clive Bell and Hans Gersbach
University of Heidelberg - South Asia Institute (SAI) and ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research
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Child Labor, Growth and Inequality, Education, Human Capital, Redistributive Policies, Poverty Traps

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The Risk Weights of the IRB Approaches

RiskNEWS, pp. 3-32, November 2001
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Jan 2005
Hans Gersbach and Uwe Wehrspohn
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and Wehrspohn GmbH & Co. KG
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Banking supervision, Basel 2, IRB

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Signaling and Commitment: Monetary Versus Inflation Targeting

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 13 Dec 1999
Hans Gersbach and Volker Hahn
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and University of Konstanz
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Central Banks, Inflation Targeting, Monetary Targeting, Signaling, Commitment

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Money Creation and Destruction

CFS Working Paper, No. 555
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 10 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 11 Jan 2018
Salomon Faure and Hans Gersbach
ETH Zürich and ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research
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Money Creation, Bank Deposits, Capital Regulation, Zero Lower Bound, Monetary Policy, Price Rigidities

Money Creation and Destruction

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6565
Number of pages: 83 Posted: 08 Aug 2017
Salomon Faure and Hans Gersbach
ETH Zürich and ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research
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money creation, bank deposits, capital regulation, zero lower bound, monetary policy, price rigidities

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On the Negative Social Value of Central Banks' Knowledge Transparency

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 04 Mar 1999
Hans Gersbach
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research
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Central banks, transparency, credibility, disclosure rules.

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The Effects of Globalization on Worker Training

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2403
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 12 Nov 2006
Hans Gersbach and Armin Schmutzler
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and University of Zurich - Department of Economics
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general worker training, human capital, oligopoly, turnover, globalization

The Effects of Globalization on Worker Training

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 28 Mar 2008
Hans Gersbach and Armin Schmutzler
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and University of Zurich - Department of Economics
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general worker training, human capital, oligopoly, turnover, globalization

The Effects of Globalization on Worker Training

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 24 May 2005
Hans Gersbach and Armin Schmutzler
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and University of Zurich - Department of Economics
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General worker training, human capital, oligopoly, turnover, globalization

Aggregate Investment Externalities and Macroprudential Regulation

Swiss Finance Institute Research Paper No. 12-03
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 06 Feb 2012
Hans Gersbach and Jean-Charles Rochet
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and Swiss Finance Institute
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Bank Credit Fluctuations, Macroprudential Regulation, Investment Externalities

Aggregate Investment Externalities and Macroprudential Regulation

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP8764
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 20 Jan 2012
Hans Gersbach and Jean-Charles Rochet
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and Swiss Finance Institute
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Bank Credit Fluctuations, Investment Externalities, Macroprudential Regulation

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Endogenous Spillovers and Incentives to Innovate

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 08 Jun 1999
Hans Gersbach and Armin Schmutzler
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and University of Zurich - Department of Economics
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Awareness of General Equilibrium Effects and Unemployment

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 19 Nov 2001
Hans Gersbach and Achim Schniewind
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and University of Heidelberg - Alfred Weber Institute for Economics
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Sectoral Wage-Bargaining, Awareness of General Equilibrium Effects, Unemployment

Awareness of General Equilibrium Effects and Unemployment

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5012
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 24 Aug 2005
Hans Gersbach and Achim Schniewind
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and University of Heidelberg - Alfred Weber Institute for Economics
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Sectoral wage bargaining, awareness of general equilibirum effects, unemployment

Should the Individual Voting Records of Central Bankers Be Published?

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 25 Sep 2000
Hans Gersbach and Volker Hahn
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and University of Konstanz
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central banks, transparency, voting

Should the Individual Voting Records of Central Bankers Be Published?

Bundesbank Series 1 Discussion Paper No. 2001,02
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 08 Jun 2016
Volker Hahn and Hans Gersbach
University of Konstanz and ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research
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Product Market Reforms and Unemployment in Europe

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 18 Apr 2001
Hans Gersbach and Achim Schniewind
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and University of Heidelberg - Alfred Weber Institute for Economics
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Product market competition, unemployment, mobility of labor force, political support for reforms

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The Global Refunding System and Climate Change

CER-ETH Working Paper No. 07/62
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 06 Jan 2007
Hans Gersbach
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research
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Global Refunding, climate change, international approach, carbon emissions reduction

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A Product Market Theory of Worker in Training

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 30 Jul 2001
Hans Gersbach and Armin Schmutzler
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and University of Zurich - Department of Economics
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General Training, Human Capital, Oligopoly, Turnover

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Why One Person One Vote?

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 25 Apr 2000
Hans Gersbach
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research
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Public Debt and the Balance Sheet of the Private Sector

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 01 Aug 2022 Last Revised: 18 Jan 2023
Universitaet Mannheim, ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and Swiss Finance Institute
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Incomplete Financial Markets, Debt, Interest, Growth, Ponzi Games, Heterogeneous Agents, Political Economy

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How to Get Firms to Invest: A Simple Solution to the Hold-Up Problem in Regulation

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 05 Nov 1999
Hans Gersbach
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research
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Optimal Term-Length and the Structure of Democracy

Number of pages: 111 Posted: 30 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 02 Mar 2021
Hans Gersbach, Matthew O. Jackson and Oriol Tejada
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research, Stanford University - Department of Economics and Universitat de Barcelona
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elections; term-length; costs of change; polarization

The Optimal Length of Political Terms

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP14857
Number of pages: 95 Posted: 16 Jun 2020
Hans Gersbach, Matthew O. Jackson and Oriol Tejada
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research, Stanford University - Department of Economics and Universitat de Barcelona
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costs of change, Elections, Polarization, term-length

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Loanable Funds vs Money Creation in Banking: A Benchmark Result

CFS Working Paper, No. 587, 2017
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 11 Dec 2017
Salomon Faure and Hans Gersbach
ETH Zürich and ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research
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Money Creation, Bank Deposits, Capital Regulation, Monetary Policy, Loanable Funds

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Voting Transparency in a Monetary Union

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 18 Jul 2005
Hans Gersbach and Volker Hahn
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and University of Konstanz
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Central banks, transparency, voting, monetary union

Voting Transparency in a Monetary Union

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5155
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 17 Aug 2005
Hans Gersbach and Volker Hahn
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and University of Konstanz
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Central banks, transparency voting

Financial Intermediation, Capital Accumulation and Crisis Recovery

Swiss Finance Institute Research Paper No. 19-62
Number of pages: 80 Posted: 12 Dec 2019
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research, Swiss Finance Institute and Karlsruhe Institute of Technology
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financial intermediation, capital accumulation, banking crises, macroeconomic shocks, business cycles, bust-boom cycles, managing recoveries

Financial Intermediation, Capital Accumulation and Crisis Recovery

Swiss Finance Institute Research Paper No. 17-38
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 09 Jan 2018
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research, Swiss Finance Institute and University of Cologne - Center for Macroeconomic Research (CMR)
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Financial Intermediation, Capital Accumulation, Banking Crisis, Macroeconomic Shocks, Business Cycles, Bust-Boom Cycles, Managing Recoveries

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Competition of Politicians for Incentive Contracts and Elections

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 21 Mar 2001
Hans Gersbach
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research
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Incentive Contracts, Politicians, Long-term Policies, Elections and Contracts, Golden Parachute Clause

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On the Design of Basic-Research Policy

CER-ETH Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich, Working Paper No. 08/79
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 05 Feb 2008
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research, Karl-Franzens-University of Graz and ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich
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basic research, openness, distance to frontier, economic growth

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Fiscal Constitutions

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 223
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 16 Feb 2000
Hans Gersbach
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research
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Incomplete social contracts, constitutions, treatment rules, majority rules

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Forward Guidance for Monetary Policy: Is It Desirable?

CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich, Working Paper No. 08/84
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 03 Apr 2008
Hans Gersbach and Volker Hahn
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and University of Konstanz
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central banks, transparency, commitment, Federal Reserve, policy inclinations, signaling

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High Compensation Creates a Ratchet Effect

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 May 2004
Hans Gersbach and Amihai Glazer
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and University of California, Irvine - Department of Economics
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principal-agent, compensation, moral hazard, wealth effects, Ratchet effects, high-powered incentives

Productivity Improvements in Public Organizations

U of Heidelberg, Economics Working Paper No. 307
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 29 Oct 2001
Hans Gersbach and Marten Keil
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and Heidelberg University - Alfred Weber Institute for Economics
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public organizations, incentive schemes, tournament and rotation schemes, collusion

Productivity Improvements in Public Organizations

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 10 Aug 2004
Hans Gersbach and Marten Keil
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and Heidelberg University - Alfred Weber Institute for Economics
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Public organizations, incentive schemes, tournament and rotation schemes, collusion

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Competitive Markets, Collective Decisions and Group Formation

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 17 Jun 2003
Hans Gersbach and Hans H. Haller
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and Virginia Tech - Department of Economics
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Household Behavior, Household Formation, Collective Decision Making, General Equilibrium

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Hierarchical Growth: Basic and Applied Research

CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich, Working paper No. 09/118
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 01 Sep 2009
Hans Gersbach, Gerhard Sorger and Christian Amon
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research, University of Vienna - Faculty of Business, Economics, and Statistics and ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich
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Basic research, applied research, knowledge base, commercialization, hierarchical economic growth

Hierarchical Growth: Basic and Applied Research

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP7950
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 16 Aug 2010
Christian Amon, Hans Gersbach and Gerhard Sorger
ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich, ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and University of Vienna - Faculty of Business, Economics, and Statistics
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Applied research, Basic research, Commercialization, Hierarchical economic growth, Knowledge base

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Emission Taxes and the Design of Refunding Schemes

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 02 Apr 2001
Hans Gersbach and Till Requate
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and University of Kiel - Department of Economics
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Flexible Majority Rules

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 25 Feb 2000
Hans Gersbach and Ulrich Erlenmaier
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and University of Heidelberg - Alfred Weber Institute for Economics
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Flexible Majority Rules, Incomplete Social Contract, Constitutional Treatment Rules, Provision of Public Projects

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Economic Growth, Education, and Aids in Kenya: A Long-Run Analysis

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4025
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Clive Bell, Ramona Bruhns and Hans Gersbach
University of Heidelberg - South Asia Institute (SAI), Yale University - Economic Growth Center and ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research
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Population Policies, Primary Education, Education For All, Adolescent Health, Economic Theory & Research

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Growth and Enduring Epidemic Diseases

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1729, ETH Zurich Economics Working Paper No. 06/57
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 13 Jun 2006
Clive Bell and Hans Gersbach
University of Heidelberg - South Asia Institute (SAI) and ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research
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epidemic diseases, HIV/AIDS, growth, collapse, pooling

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The Dynamics of Deposit Insurance and the Consumption Trap

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 08 Aug 2001
Hans Gersbach and Jan Wenzelburger
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and Bielefeld University - Department of Business Administration and Economics
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Financial Intermediation, Macroeconomic Risks, Banking Crises, Deposit Insurance, Banking Regulation

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Incentive Contracts for Politicians and the Down-Up Problem

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 28 Feb 2000
Hans Gersbach
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research
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Minority Voting and Long-Term Decisions

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2198, CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich Working Paper No. 07/70
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 20 Jul 2007
Theresa Fahrenberger and Hans Gersbach
Heidelberg University - Alfred Weber Institute for Economics and ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research
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voting, minority, durable decision, risk aversion, tyranny of majority rules

Democratic Mechanisms: Double Majority Rules and Flexible Agenda Costs

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 16 Oct 2002
Hans Gersbach
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research
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Democratic Constitutions, Unobservable Utilities, Double Majority Rules, Flexible Agenda Cost Rules

Democratic Mechanisms: Double Majority Rules and Flexible Agenda Costs

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5013
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 24 Aug 2005
Hans Gersbach
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research
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Democratic constitutions, unobservable utilities, double majority rules, flexible agenda cost rules

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Flexible Majority Rules for Central Banks

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 19 Jun 2003 Last Revised: 01 Nov 2007
Hans Gersbach and Bernhard Pachl
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Central bank, voting, majority rule, flexible majority rules

Flexible Majority Rules for Central Banks

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 21 Jun 2004
Hans Gersbach and Bernhard Pachl
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Central bank, voting, majority rule, flexible majority rules

Incentive Contracts and Elections for Politicians with Multi-Task Problems

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 14 Nov 2000
Verena Liessem and Hans Gersbach
Heidelberg University - Faculty of Economics and Social Studies and ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research
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Incentive Contracts and Elections for Politicians with Multi-Task Problems

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 20 Nov 2003
Hans Gersbach and Verena Liessem
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and Heidelberg University - Faculty of Economics and Social Studies
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Elections, incentive contracts, multi-task problems

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Reelection Threshold Contracts in Politics

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 15 Jan 2002
Hans Gersbach and Verena Liessem
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and Heidelberg University - Faculty of Economics and Social Studies
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Elections, Incentive Contracts, Democracy

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The Funds Concentration Effect and Discriminatory Bailout

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 20 Nov 2001
Ulrich Erlenmaier and Hans Gersbach
University of Heidelberg - Alfred Weber Institute for Economics and ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research
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Financial Intermediation, Macroeconomic Risk, Banking Regulation, Discriminatory Bailout, Funds Concentration, Aggregate Liquidity, Consistent Expectations

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Learning of General Equilibrium Effects and the Unemployment Trap

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 18 Apr 2001
Hans Gersbach and Achim Schniewind
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and University of Heidelberg - Alfred Weber Institute for Economics
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Labor markets, wage bargaining, learning of general equilibrium effects, unemployment

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Can Democracy Educate a Society?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1693
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 08 Aug 2005
Hans Gersbach and Lars H.R. Siemers
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and University of Siegen
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constitutional design, institutions, redistribution, poverty traps, tax allowances, voting rules

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Imperfect Competition, General Equilibrium and Unemployment

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 224
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 16 Jun 2001
Hans Gersbach and Achim Schniewind
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and University of Heidelberg - Alfred Weber Institute for Economics
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Product markets, Cournot competition, learning of general equilibrium effects, unemployment

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International Emission Permit Markets with Refunding

CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich, Working Paper No. 08/97
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 06 Oct 2008
Hans Gersbach and Ralph Winkler
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and University of Bern - Department of Economics
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climate change mitigation, global refunding scheme, international permit markets, international agreements, tradeable permits

International Emission Permit Markets with Refunding

European Economic Review, Vol. 55, pp. 759-773, 2011
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 05 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 01 Sep 2011
Hans Gersbach and Ralph Winkler
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and University of Bern - Department of Economics
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climate change mitigation, global refunding scheme, international permit markets, international agreements, tradeable permits

International Emission Permit Markets with Refunding

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP7035
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 18 Dec 2008
Hans Gersbach and Ralph Winkler
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and University of Bern - Department of Economics
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climate change mitigation, global refunding scheme, international agreements, international permit markets, tradeable permits

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Financing Democracy

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 15 Jan 2003
Hans Gersbach and Verena Liessem
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and Heidelberg University - Faculty of Economics and Social Studies
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Campaigns, Funding of Parties, Democracies, Transparency Requirements, Private Contributions

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Do Risk Premia Protect from Banking Crises?

University of Bielefeld Working Paper No. 519
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 27 May 2004
Hans Gersbach and Jan Wenzelburger
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and Bielefeld University - Department of Business Administration and Economics
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Financial intermediation, macroeconomic risks, banking crises, risk premia, banking regulation

Do Risk Premia Protect from Banking Crises?

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 18 Jul 2005
Hans Gersbach and Jan Wenzelburger
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and Bielefeld University - Department of Business Administration and Economics
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Financial intermediation, macroeconomic risks, banking crises, risk premia, banking regulation

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Statesmen, Populists and the Paradox of Competence

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 15 Mar 2000
Hans Gersbach
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research
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Climate Policy and Development

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2807
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 12 Oct 2009
Hans Gersbach and Noemi Hummel
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich
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climate change mitigation, refunding scheme, international agreements, developing countries

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Information Acquisition and Transparency in Committees

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 17 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 29 Sep 2010
Hans Gersbach and Volker Hahn
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and University of Konstanz
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committees, career concerns, experts, transparency, information acquisition

Information Acquisition and Transparency in Committees

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP6677
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 09 Jun 2008
Hans Gersbach and Volker Hahn
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and University of Konstanz
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career concerns, committees, experts, information acquisition, transparency

Structural Reforms and the Macroeconomy: The Role of General Equilibrium Effects

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 16 Aug 2003
Hans Gersbach
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research
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industry wage bargaining, structural reforms, general equilibrium effects

Structural Reforms and the Macroeconomy: The Role of General Equilibrium Effects

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 24 Oct 2003
Hans Gersbach
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research
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Awareness of general equilibrium effects, unemployment, uneven technological progress, product market reforms, sectoral wage bargaining

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Uneven Technical Progress and Unemployment

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 27 May 2002
Hans Gersbach and Achim Schniewind
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and University of Heidelberg - Alfred Weber Institute for Economics
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Uneven Technical Progress, Elasticities of Substitution, Unemployment

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Banking with Contingent Contracts, Macroeconomic Risks, and Banking Crises

CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich, Working Paper No. 08/93
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 22 Sep 2008
Hans Gersbach
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research
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Financial intermediation, macroeconomic risks, state contingent contracts, banking regulation

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On the Design of Global Refunding and Climate Change

CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich, Working Paper No. 07/69
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 28 Jun 2007
Hans Gersbach and Ralph Winkler
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and University of Bern - Department of Economics
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climate change mitigation, global refunding scheme, international agreements, self-enforcing mechanisms

On the Design of Global Refunding and Climate Change

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP6379
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 23 May 2008
Hans Gersbach and Ralph Winkler
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and University of Bern - Department of Economics
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Climate change mitigation, global refunding scheme, international agreements, self-enforcing mechanisms

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Sustainable Climate Treaties

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 23 Jun 2011
Hans Gersbach, Noemi Hummel and Ralph Winkler
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research, ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich and University of Bern - Department of Economics
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climate change mitigation, refunding scheme, international agreements, sustainable treaty

Sustainable Climate Treaties

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6385
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 11 Apr 2017
Hans Gersbach, Noemi Hummel and Ralph Winkler
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research, ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich and University of Bern - Department of Economics
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climate change mitigation, refunding scheme, international agreements, sustainable treaty

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Voice and Bargaining Power

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1668
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 23 Mar 2006
Hans Gersbach and Hans H. Haller
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and Virginia Tech - Department of Economics
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power of voice, competitive equilibria, group formation, bargaining, articulation of outside options

The Affectionate Society: Does Competition for Partners Promote Friendliness?

U of Heidelberg, Economics Discussion Paper No. 375
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 28 Aug 2002
Hans Gersbach and Hans H. Haller
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and Virginia Tech - Department of Economics
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The Affectionate Society: Does Competition for Partners Promote Friendliness?

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5030
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 12 Sep 2005
Hans Gersbach and Hans H. Haller
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and Virginia Tech - Department of Economics
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Friendliness, coupling condition, collective decisions, competition for partners, socio-economic composition

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Dividing Resources by Flexible Majority Rules

University of Heidelberg Discussion Paper No. 373
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 25 Mar 2002
Hans Gersbach
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research
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Flexible majority rules, division of resources, unanimity rule, simple majority rule, fair division

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Banking-on-the-Average Rules

CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich, Working Paper No. 09/107
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 01 Apr 2009
Hans Gersbach and Volker Hahn
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and University of Konstanz
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banking on the average, equity-capital requirements, banking system, banking crisis

Banking-on-the-Average Rules

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP7819
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 19 May 2010
Hans Gersbach and Volker Hahn
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and University of Konstanz
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banking crisis, banking on the average, banking system, equity-capital requirements

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Rash, Delay and the Money Burning Refinement in Signaling Games

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 05 Mar 1999
Hans Gersbach
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research
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Bargaining Power and Equilibrium Consumption

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 25 Apr 2005
Hans Gersbach and Hans H. Haller
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and Virginia Tech - Department of Economics
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household behavior, bargaining power, local and global changes, price effects, general equilibrium

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Elections and Campaign Contributions

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 23 Jun 2000
Hans Gersbach
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research
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Cake Division by Majority Decision

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1872
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 12 Jan 2007
Hans Gersbach and Bernhard Pachl
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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division of a cake, majority decisions, tie-breaking rules

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Beware of Workaholics: Household Preferences and Individual Equilibrium Utility

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 26 Feb 2005
Hans Gersbach and Hans H. Haller
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and Virginia Tech - Department of Economics
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household behavior, general equilibrium, externalities, labor supply

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Why Bank Money Creation?

Center for Financial Studies Working Paper No. 678
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 03 May 2022
Hans Gersbach and Sebastian Zelzner
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and ETH Zürich - KOF Swiss Economic Institute
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monetary system, banking, money creation, loanable funds, capital requirements, leverage constraint, asymmetric information, moral hazard, CBDC

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Self-Financing Environmental Mechanisms

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1528
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 28 Sep 2005
Joerg Breitscheidel and Hans Gersbach
Center for European Economic Research (ZEW) and ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research
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hold-up problems, environmental regulation, taxes and subsidies, self-financing mechanisms, emission control

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Legislative Process With Open Rules

CER-ETH Working Paper No. 07/64
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 09 Apr 2007
Theresa Fahrenberger and Hans Gersbach
Heidelberg University - Alfred Weber Institute for Economics and ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research
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Baron/Ferejohn model, bargaining in legislatures, open rules, three-group

Legislative Process with Open Rules

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP6240
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 22 May 2008
Theresa Fahrenberger and Hans Gersbach
Heidelberg University - Alfred Weber Institute for Economics and ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research
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Bargaining in legislatures, Baron/Ferejohn model, open rules, three-group and four-group equilibria

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Competition of Politicians for Wages and Office

University of Heidelberg Economics Discusssion Paper No. 399
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 31 Jan 2004
Hans Gersbach
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research
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Competitive wage offers, remunerations of politicians, elections, free riding and underprovision, incentive contracts

Competition of Politicians for Wages and Office

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 27 Feb 2004
Hans Gersbach
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research
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Incentive contracts, politicians, compensation, elections and wages, free riding, underprovision

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Taxation, Innovation, and Entrepreneurship

CER-ETH – Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich Working Paper 14/206
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 06 Dec 2014
Hans Gersbach, Maik T. Schneider and Ulrich Schetter
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research, Karl-Franzens-University of Graz and Harvard University - Center for International Development (CID)
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D72, H20, H40, O31, O38.

Campaigns, Political Mobility, and Communication

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2834
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 06 Nov 2009
Hans Gersbach
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research
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elections, campaign contributions, interest groups

Campaigns, Political Mobility, and Communication

ETH Zurich Center for Economic Research Working Paper No. 11/143
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 02 Apr 2011
Hans Gersbach
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research
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elections, campaign contributions, interest groups

The Macroeconomics of Targeting: The Case of an Enduring Epidemic

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2393
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 09 Nov 2006
Clive Bell and Hans Gersbach
University of Heidelberg - South Asia Institute (SAI) and ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research
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epidemic diseases, HIV/AIDS, poverty traps, macroeconomics of targeting, education support, health policies, single and double targeting

The Macroeconomics of Targeting: The Case of an Enduring Epidemic

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5714
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 10 Aug 2006
Hans Gersbach and Clive Bell
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and University of Heidelberg - South Asia Institute (SAI)
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Epidemic diseases, HIV/AIDS, poverty traps, macroeconomics of targeting, education support, health policies, single and double targeting

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When Inefficiency Begets Efficiency

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 03 Jun 2004
Hans Gersbach and Hans H. Haller
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and Virginia Tech - Department of Economics
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Default Risk in Stochastic Volatility Models

CER-ETH (Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich) Working Paper No. 10/131
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 28 Aug 2010
Hans Gersbach and Nicolae Surulescu
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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stochastic volatility, Merton model, default probabilities, rate of mean reversion

Electoral Competition with Costly Policy Changes: A Dynamic Perspective

Number of pages: 90 Posted: 30 Jun 2020
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research, Stanford University - Department of Economics, ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich and Universitat de Barcelona
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democracy; dynamic elections; political polarization; costs of change; Markov perfect equilibrium

Electoral Competition with Costly Policy Changes: A Dynamic Perspective

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP14858
Number of pages: 93 Posted: 16 Jun 2020
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research, Stanford University - Department of Economics, ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich and Universitat de Barcelona
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costs of change, democracy, dynamic elections, Markov perfect equilibrium, Political Polarization

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Information Content of Wages and Monetary Policy

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 17 Dec 2004
Volker Hahn and Hans Gersbach
University of Konstanz and ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research
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Central Banks, Wage Bargaining, Information Asymmetries, Indicators for Monetary Policy, Controlling Inflation

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Costs of Change, Political Polarization, and Re-Election Hurdles

Number of pages: 75 Posted: 10 Sep 2015
Hans Gersbach, Philippe Muller and Oriol Tejada
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research, ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich and Universitat de Barcelona
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elections, democracy, political polarization, costs of change, re-election hurdles, political contracts

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On the Global Supply of Basic Research

CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich Working Paper No. 13/175
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 12 Mar 2013
Hans Gersbach and Maik T. Schneider
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and Karl-Franzens-University of Graz
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basic research, public goods, economic growth, coordination of governments

On the Global Supply of Basic Research

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP10357
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 23 Jan 2015
Hans Gersbach and Maik T. Schneider
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and Karl-Franzens-University of Graz
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basic research, coordination of governments, economic growth, public goods

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Democratic Provision of Divisible Public Goods

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2939
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 18 Feb 2010
Hans Gersbach
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research
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democratic constitutions, tax-sensitive majority rules, constitutional rules, provision of public goods

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Bank Influence at a Discount

CERETH Economics Working Paper Series 19/308
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 27 Jan 2019 Last Revised: 18 Oct 2021
Hans Gersbach and Stylianos Papageorgiou
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and University of Cyprus
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campaign contributions, abnormal returns, capital requirements, general equilibrium

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Elections, Contracts and Markets

CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich, Working Paper No. 06/56
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 29 Nov 2006
Hans Gersbach and Markus Müller
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and ETH Zürich - Center for Economic Research
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elections, threshold contracts, democracy, information markets, triple mechanism

Elections, Contracts and Markets

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5717
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 10 Aug 2006
Hans Gersbach and Markus Muller
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and ETH Zürich - Department of Management, Technology, and Economics (D-MTEC)
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Elections, threshold contracts, democracy, information markets, triple mechanism

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Exit and Power in General Equilibrium

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2369
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 27 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 17 Nov 2021
Hans Gersbach and Hans H. Haller
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and Virginia Tech - Department of Economics
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group formation, competitive markets, power, exit

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Basic Research, Openness, and Convergence

CER-ETH Working Paper No. 10/139
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 09 Oct 2010
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research, Karl-Franzens-University of Graz and ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich
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Basic Research, Openness, Economic Growth

The Effect of Handicaps on Turnout for Large Electorates: An Application to Assessment Voting

CER-ETH Working Paper No. 17/284, December 2017
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 20 Dec 2017 Last Revised: 02 Aug 2019
Hans Gersbach, Akaki Mamageishvili and Oriol Tejada
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research, Offchain Labs and Universitat de Barcelona
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voting; referenda; rational behavior

The Effect of Handicaps on Turnout for Large Electorates: An Application to Assessment Voting

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP13921
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 20 Aug 2019
Hans Gersbach, Akaki Mamageishvili and Oriol Tejada
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research, Offchain Labs and Universitat de Barcelona
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Turnout - Referenda - Elections - Pivotal voting - Private value

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Hierarchical Trade and Endogenous Price Distortions

CER-ETH Working Paper No. 07/72
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 05 Sep 2007
Hans Gersbach and Hans H. Haller
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and Virginia Tech - Department of Economics
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Global Refunding and Climate Change

Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, Vol. 36, No. 11, pp. 1775–1795, 2012
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 13 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 31 Aug 2012
Hans Gersbach and Ralph Winkler
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and University of Bern - Department of Economics
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climate change mitigation, global refunding scheme, international agreements, incentive-compatible mechanisms

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Vote-Buying and Growth

CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich, Working Paper No. 08/94
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 23 Sep 2008
Hans Gersbach and Felix Muehe
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and ETH Zürich - Center for Economic Research
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vote-buying, political economy, poverty traps, economic development, voting rules, repeated voting

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Money and Taxes Implement Dynamic Optimal Mechanisms

HEC Paris Research Paper No. FIN-2023-1490
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 22 Sep 2023 Last Revised: 19 Dec 2023
HEC, ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research, University of Geneva, Universitaet Mannheim and University of Toulouse 1
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Money, Taxes, Mechanism Design, Incentive Compatibility, Inflation

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Club Theory and Household Formation

CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich, Working Paper No. 09/110
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 18 Jul 2009
Hans Gersbach and Hans H. Haller
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and Virginia Tech - Department of Economics
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Household Behavior, Household Formation, General Equilibrium, Clubs

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Appointed Learning for the Common Good: Optimal Committee Size and Efficient Rewards

Number of pages: 63 Posted: 05 Nov 2020
Hans Gersbach, Akaki Mamageishvili and Oriol Tejada
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research, Offchain Labs and Universitat de Barcelona
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voting, committees, cost sharing, information acquisition, reward scheme, monetary transfers

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Tax Contracts and Elections

CER-ETH Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich, Working Paper No. 09/123
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 20 Dec 2009
Hans Gersbach and Maik T. Schneider
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and Karl-Franzens-University of Graz
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political contracts, elections, government formation, tax promise

Tax Contracts and Elections

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP9054
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 28 Sep 2012
Hans Gersbach and Maik T. Schneider
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and Karl-Franzens-University of Graz
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elections, government formation, political contracts, tax promise

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Product Markets and Industry-Specific Training

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 31 Mar 2008
Hans Gersbach and Armin Schmutzler
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and University of Zurich - Department of Economics
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industry-specific training, human capital, oligopoly, turnover

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Raising Juveniles

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5036
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 12 Jul 2010
Clive Bell, Hans Gersbach and Maik T. Schneider
University of Heidelberg - South Asia Institute (SAI), ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and Karl-Franzens-University of Graz
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family decision-making, youth, human capital, bargaining

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Forward Guidance Contracts

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5375
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 09 Jun 2015
Hans Gersbach, Volker Hahn and Yulin Liu
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research, University of Konstanz and Bochsler Finance & Associés
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forward guidance, zero lower bound, central banks, incentive contracts, transparency

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Modeling Two Macro Policy Instruments - Interest Rates and Aggregate Capital Requirements

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3598
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 05 Oct 2011
Hans Gersbach and Volker Hahn
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and University of Konstanz
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central banks, banking regulation, capital requirements, optimal monetary policy

From Local to Global: A Unified Theory of Public Basic Research

University of St. Gallen, SEPS Discussion Paper 2018-16
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 03 Jan 2019
Hans Gersbach, Ulrich Schetter and Samuel Schmassmann
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research, Harvard University - Center for International Development (CID) and ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich
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applied research, basic research, economic growth, international trade, knowledge spillover, optimal policy

From Local to Global: A Unified Theory of Public Basic Research

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP13833
Number of pages: 80 Posted: 30 Jul 2019
Hans Gersbach, Ulrich Schetter and Samuel Schmassmann
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research, Harvard University - Center for International Development (CID) and ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich
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basic research, economic growth, international trade, knowledge spillover, optimal policy

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Balanced Voting

CER-ETH – Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich Working Paper 15/209
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 23 Jan 2015
Hans Gersbach and Kamali Wickramage
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich
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Balanced Voting, fundamental decision, tyranny of majority, minority protection

Balanced Voting

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP12672
Number of pages: 84 Posted: 05 Feb 2018
Hans Gersbach and Kamali Wickramage
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich
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Balanced Voting, fundamental decision, minority protection, tyranny of majority

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Inflation Forecast Contracts

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 30 Jul 2011
Hans Gersbach and Volker Hahn
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and University of Konstanz
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central banks, incentive contracts, transparency, inflation targeting, inflation forecast targeting, intermediate targets

Inflation Forecast Contracts

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP8933
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 25 May 2012
Hans Gersbach and Volker Hahn
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and University of Konstanz
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central banks, incentive contracts, inflation forecast targeting, inflation targeting, intermediate targets, transparency

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Sophisticated Attacks on Decoy Ballots: A Devil's Menu

CER-ETH Working Paper No. 17/283, December 2017
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 20 Dec 2017 Last Revised: 29 Sep 2019
Hans Gersbach, Akaki Mamageishvili and Oriol Tejada
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research, Offchain Labs and Universitat de Barcelona
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voting, decoy votes, adversary, electronic voting, attacks, lemons market

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Constitutional Design: Separation of Financing and Project Decision

CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich Working Paper No. 09/109
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 17 May 2009
Hans Gersbach, Volker Hahn and Stephan Imhof
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research, University of Konstanz and ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich
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constitutional design, provision of public projects, voting, taxes and subsidies

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A Reform Dilemma in Polarized Democracies

Working Paper 16/255
Number of pages: 84 Posted: 05 Aug 2016
Hans Gersbach and Oriol Tejada
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and Universitat de Barcelona
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Elections, Democracy, Costs of Reform, Political Polarization

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Information Markets, Elections and Contracts

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3327
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 08 Feb 2011
Hans Gersbach and Markus Muller
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and ETH Zürich - Department of Management, Technology, and Economics (D-MTEC)
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democracy, elections, information markets, threshold contracts and triple mechanism

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Technology Treaties and Climate Change

CER-ETH – Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich, Working Paper 17/268, March 2017
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 11 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 25 Mar 2017
Hans Gersbach and Marie-Catherine Riekhof
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and Christian-Albrechts-University Kiel - Faculty of Agricultural and Nutritional Sciences & Center for Ocean and Society
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Climate change mitigation, Technology promotion, International permit markets, International treaty, Externalities

Technology Treaties and Climate Change

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP14033
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 07 Oct 2019
Hans Gersbach and Marie-Catherine Riekhof
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and Christian-Albrechts-University Kiel - Faculty of Agricultural and Nutritional Sciences & Center for Ocean and Society
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Climate Change Mitigation - Technology Promotion - R&D - International Emissions Permit Markets - International Treaty - Externalities

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A Human Relations Paradox

CER-ETH Working Paper No. 11/145
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 26 Apr 2011
Hans Gersbach and Hans H. Haller
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and Virginia Tech - Department of Economics
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Group formation, competitive markets, human relation, exit

Contingent Contracts in Banking: Insurance or Risk Magnification?

Center for Financial Studies Working Paper No. 612
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 16 Dec 2018
Hans Gersbach
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research
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Financial intermediation, macroeconomic risks, state-contingent contracts, banking regulation

Contingent Contracts in Banking: Insurance or Risk Magnification?

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP15884
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 15 Mar 2021
Hans Gersbach
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research
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Rules vs. Targets: Climate Treaties Under Uncertainty

Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich (CER-ETH) Working Paper No. 12/159
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 13 Apr 2012
Hans Gersbach and Quirin Oberpriller
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Rules Treaties, Target Treaties, Climate Change, Uncertainty, Global Refunding Scheme, International Permit Markets

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Matching on Bipartite Graphs

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5575
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 19 Nov 2015
Hans Gersbach and Hans H. Haller
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and Virginia Tech - Department of Economics
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matching theory, networks, graphs

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Assessment Voting (Assessment Voting)

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 02 Jun 2015
Hans Gersbach
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research
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Assessment Voting

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Refined Risk Assessment and Banking Stability

ETH Risk Center – Working Paper Series ETH-RC-13-005
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 10 Jan 2014
Hans Gersbach and Jan Wenzelburger
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and University of Liverpool - Management School (ULMS)
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financial intermediation, macroeconomic risks, risk assessment, risk premiums, banking regulation, rating

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Economic Rationales for Investments in Science

CER-ETH Working Paper 18/298
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 17 Nov 2018
Hans Gersbach, Ulrich Schetter and Maik T. Schneider
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research, Harvard University - Center for International Development (CID) and Karl-Franzens-University of Graz
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Basic Research, Economic Growth, Growth Policy

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Co-Voting Democracy

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 28 Aug 2016
Hans Gersbach
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research
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Co-Voting, Representative Democracy, Citizen Participation, Legitimacy of Democracy, Assessment Voting

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Formal and Real Power in General Equilibrium

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 13 Mar 2015
Hans H. Haller and Hans Gersbach
Virginia Tech - Department of Economics and ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research
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Group formation, competitive markets, power, exit

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Enough Liquidity with Enough Capital—and Vice Versa?

Center for Financial Studies Working Paper No. 714, 2023
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 26 Oct 2023
Hans Gersbach, Hans H. Haller and Sebastian Zelzner
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research, Virginia Tech - Department of Economics and ETH Zürich - KOF Swiss Economic Institute
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financial intermediation, funding risk, bank default, banking regulation, liquidity requirements, capital requirements

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New Forms of Democracy

CESifo Working Paper No. 10134
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 16 Dec 2022
Hans Gersbach
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research
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democracy, new forms, voting, elections, social innovations, public policy

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Leverage Constraints and Bank Monitoring: Bank Regulation versus Monetary Policy

CER-ETH – Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich, Working Paper 21/358, June 2021
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 23 Jul 2021
Florian Böser and Hans Gersbach
ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich and ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research
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leverage, banks, monitoring, bank regulation, monetary policy

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Macroprudential Policy in the New Keynesian World

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 12 Sep 2018
Hans Gersbach, Volker Hahn and Yulin Liu
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research, University of Konstanz and Bochsler Finance & Associés
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central banks, banking regulation, capital requirements, optimal monetary policy

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Research Bubbles

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 13 May 2020
Hans Gersbach and Evgenij Komarov
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and ETH Zürich
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Endogenous Growth, Basic Research, Macro-Based Behavioral Economics

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A Dynamic Model of Electoral Competition with Costly Policy Changes

CER-ETH – Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich, Working Paper 17/270, April 2017
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 20 Apr 2017
Hans Gersbach, Philippe Muller and Oriol Tejada
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research, ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich and Universitat de Barcelona
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democracy; dynamic elections; political polarization; costs of change; Markov perfect equilibrium

Minority Voting and Public Project Provision

Economics Discussion Paper No. 2007-20
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 29 Nov 2010
Hans Gersbach
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research
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democratic constitutions, minority voting, public projects

Minority Voting and Public Project Provision

Economics: The Open-Access, Open-Assessment E-Journal, Vol. 3, 2009-35
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 18 Dec 2010
Hans Gersbach
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research
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Democratic constitutions, minority voting, public projects

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Information Aggregation in Democratic Mechanisms

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5815
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 18 Apr 2016
Volker Britz and Hans Gersbach
ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich and ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research
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democratic mechanisms, polling, sampling, public goods, voting, information aggregation

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Channeling the Final Say in Politics

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 23 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 04 Sep 2012
Hans Gersbach, Stephan Imhof and Oriol Tejada
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research, ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich and Universitat de Barcelona
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constitutional design, local public project provision, subsidies, majority rule

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General Equilibrium with Multi-Member Households and Production

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3659
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 06 Dec 2011
Hans Gersbach and Hans H. Haller
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and Virginia Tech - Department of Economics
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household behavior, general equilibrium, production

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Experimentation in Democratic Mechanisms

CER-ETH – Center of Economic Research Working Paper 14/199
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 15 Jul 2014
Volker Britz and Hans Gersbach
Maastricht University - Department of Economics and ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research
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Democratic Mechanisms, Experimentation, Public Goods, Voting, Information Aggregation

Coalition-Preclusion Contracts and Moderate Policies

CER-ETH – Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich Working Paper No. 14/195
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 29 Apr 2014
Hans Gersbach, Maik T. Schneider and Oriol Tejada
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research, Karl-Franzens-University of Graz and Universitat de Barcelona
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coalition formation, political contracts, elections, government formation

Coalition Preclusion Contracts and Moderate Policies

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP11492
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 12 Sep 2016
Hans Gersbach, Maik T. Schneider and Oriol Tejada
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research, Karl-Franzens-University of Graz and Universitat de Barcelona
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coalition formation, elections, government formation., political contracts

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Policy Reforms and the Amount of Checks & Balances

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 30 Aug 2022
Hans Gersbach, Oriol Tejada and Julia Wagner
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research, Universitat de Barcelona and ETH Zürich - Department of Management, Technology, and Economics (D-MTEC)
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elections; democracy; political polarization; reform costs; constitutions; checks and balances

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Deposit Insurance in General Equilibrium

CER-ETH – Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich, Working Paper no 16/258, 2016
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 14 Sep 2016
Volker Britz, Hans H. Haller and Hans Gersbach
Maastricht University - Department of Economics, Virginia Tech - Department of Economics and ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research
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Financial intermediation, deposit insurance, capital structure, general equilibrium, reinsurance

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A Theory of Threshold Contracts

CER-ETH Working paper 13/182
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 16 Oct 2013
Johannes Gerd Becker and Hans Gersbach
CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich and ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research
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principal-agent model; repeated game; reappointment; stationary Markovian strategies; threshold strategies; threshold contracts; asymmetric information; commitment

Using Re-election Thresholds to Curb Political Polarization

Number of pages: 63 Posted: 13 Apr 2021
Hans Gersbach, Philippe Muller and Oriol Tejada
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research, ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich and Universitat de Barcelona
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elections, political polarization, costs of change, re-election hurdles

Using Re-Election Thresholds to Curb Political Polarization

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP16037
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 14 May 2021
Hans Gersbach, Philippe Muller and Oriol Tejada
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research, ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich and Universitat de Barcelona
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Skills, Tasks, and Complexity

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12770
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 18 Nov 2019
Hans Gersbach and Samuel Schmassmann
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich
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skill, technological change, tasks, complexity

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Households, Markets and Public Choice

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4947
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 17 Sep 2014
Hans Gersbach and Hans H. Haller
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and Virginia Tech - Department of Economics
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household formation, matching, general equilibrium, public goods, public choice, median voter theorem

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Democratic Currency Issuance

CER-ETH – Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich Working Paper 19/322
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 25 Jun 2019 Last Revised: 27 Nov 2020
Hans Gersbach
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research
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digital currency, central bank, voting, majority rule, flexible majority rules

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Unraveling Short- and Farsightedness in Politics

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 15 Mar 2012
Hans Gersbach and Oriana Ponta
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and ZHAW School of Management and Law
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elections, political contracts, vote-share thresholds, incumbents, selection, effort

Unraveling Short- and Farsightedness in Politics

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP9314
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 01 Feb 2013
Hans Gersbach and Oriana Ponta
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Research and ZHAW School of Management and Law
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