Hans Gersbach

ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch

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

195

DOWNLOADS
Rank 820

SSRN RANKINGS

Top 820

in Total Papers Downloads

28,952

SSRN CITATIONS
Rank 1,725

SSRN RANKINGS

Top 1,725

in Total Papers Citations

103

CROSSREF CITATIONS

493

Scholarly Papers (195)

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 Reseaarch and Bielefeld University - Department of Business Administration and Economics
Downloads 1,876 (8,235)

Abstract:

Loading...

Financial intermediation, macroeconomic risks,

2.

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 Reseaarch
Downloads 1,572 (11,020)
Citation 6

Abstract:

Loading...

Credit portfolio management, default correlations,

3.

Financial Intermediation and the Creation of Macroeconomic Risks

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 695
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 27 May 2002
Hans Gersbach
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch
Downloads 1,524 (11,521)

Abstract:

Loading...

Financial Intermediation, Macroeconomic Risks, State Contingent Contracts, Banking Regulation

4.

The Correlation Effect

EFMA 2000 Athens
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 18 Nov 2000
Hans Gersbach and Alexander Lipponer
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch and Deutsche Bundesbank
Downloads 1,507 (11,742)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Loading...

Credit portfolio management, default correlations, macroeconomic shocks, correlation effect, Monte-Carlo Simulation

5.
Downloads 1,495 ( 11,890)
Citation 1

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 Reseaarch
Downloads 1,472 (11,952)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Loading...

Financial intermediation, double incentive problems, bank capital, banking regulation, capital structure of the economy

The Optimal Capital Structure of an Economy

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4016
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 01 Oct 2003
Hans Gersbach
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch
Downloads 23 (529,182)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

Financial intermediation, double incentive problems, bank capital, banking regulation, capital structure of the economy

6.

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 Reseaarch and Wehrspohn GmbH & Co. KG
Downloads 1,313 (14,615)
Citation 5

Abstract:

Loading...

Basel II, lean IRB-approaches, credit portfolio risk, transition design, banking

7.

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

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3152
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 Reseaarch
Downloads 942 (23,984)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

8.

Does and How Does Globalization Matter?

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 17 Apr 1999
Hans Gersbach
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch
Downloads 799 (30,320)

Abstract:

Loading...

9.

Child Labor and the Education of a Society

IZA Discussion Paper No. 338
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 Reseaarch
Downloads 734 (34,045)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

Child Labor, Growth and Inequality, Education, Human Capital, Redistributive Policies, Poverty Traps

10.

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 Reseaarch and Wehrspohn GmbH & Co. KG
Downloads 539 (51,179)

Abstract:

Loading...

Banking supervision, Basel 2, IRB

11.

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 Reseaarch and University of Konstanz
Downloads 508 (55,217)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

Central Banks, Inflation Targeting, Monetary Targeting, Signaling, Commitment

12.

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 Reseaarch
Downloads 364 (82,499)
Citation 13

Abstract:

Loading...

Central banks, transparency, credibility, disclosure rules.

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 Reseaarch and GFRI, University of Geneva
Downloads 307 (99,348)
Citation 9

Abstract:

Loading...

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 Reseaarch and GFRI, University of Geneva
Downloads 7 (638,244)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

Bank Credit Fluctuations, Investment Externalities, Macroprudential Regulation

14.

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 Reseaarch and University of Zurich - Department of Economics
Downloads 303 (101,311)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

15.
Downloads 302 (101,697)
Citation 3

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 Reseaarch and University of Zurich - Department of Economics
Downloads 171 (177,713)

Abstract:

Loading...

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 Reseaarch and University of Zurich - Department of Economics
Downloads 113 (248,497)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Loading...

general worker training, human capital, oligopoly, turnover, globalization

The Effects of Globalization on Worker Training

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4879
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 24 May 2005
Hans Gersbach and Armin Schmutzler
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch and University of Zurich - Department of Economics
Downloads 18 (561,788)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

General worker training, human capital, oligopoly, turnover, globalization

16.

Product Market Reforms and Unemployment in Europe

IZA Discussion Paper No. 255
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 18 Apr 2001
Hans Gersbach and Achim Schniewind
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch and University of Heidelberg - Alfred Weber Institute for Economics
Downloads 285 (108,263)

Abstract:

Loading...

Product market competition, unemployment, mobility of labor force, political support for reforms

17.

A Product Market Theory of Worker in Training

IZA Discussion Paper No. 327
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 30 Jul 2001
Hans Gersbach and Armin Schmutzler
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch and University of Zurich - Department of Economics
Downloads 280 (110,299)

Abstract:

Loading...

General Training, Human Capital, Oligopoly, Turnover

18.

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 Reseaarch
Downloads 272 (113,707)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

Global Refunding, climate change, international approach, carbon emissions reduction

Awareness of General Equilibrium Effects and Unemployment

IZA Discussion Paper No. 394
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 19 Nov 2001
Hans Gersbach and Achim Schniewind
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch and University of Heidelberg - Alfred Weber Institute for Economics
Downloads 252 (122,609)

Abstract:

Loading...

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 Reseaarch and University of Heidelberg - Alfred Weber Institute for Economics
Downloads 18 (561,788)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

Sectoral wage bargaining, awareness of general equilibirum effects, unemployment

20.
Downloads 265 (116,889)
Citation 1

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 Zurich and ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch
Downloads 198 (155,521)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

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 Zurich and ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch
Downloads 67 (346,721)

Abstract:

Loading...

money creation, bank deposits, capital regulation, zero lower bound, monetary policy, price rigidities

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 Reseaarch and University of Konstanz
Downloads 255 (121,144)
Citation 7

Abstract:

Loading...

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 Reseaarch
Downloads 6 (645,361)

Abstract:

Loading...

22.
Downloads 260 (119,186)
Citation 8

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 Reseaarch and University of Konstanz
Downloads 240 (128,914)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Loading...

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 Reseaarch and University of Konstanz
Downloads 20 (548,634)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

Central banks, transparency voting

23.

Why One Person One Vote?

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 25 Apr 2000
Hans Gersbach
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch
Downloads 257 (120,669)

Abstract:

Loading...

24.

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 Reseaarch
Downloads 257 (120,669)

Abstract:

Loading...

25.

Competition of Politicians for Incentive Contracts and Elections

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 406
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 21 Mar 2001
Hans Gersbach
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch
Downloads 249 (124,693)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

Incentive Contracts, Politicians, Long-term Policies, Elections and Contracts, Golden Parachute Clause

26.

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 Reseaarch
Downloads 246 (126,244)

Abstract:

Loading...

Incomplete social contracts, constitutions, treatment rules, majority rules

27.

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 Reseaarch, University of Bath and ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich
Downloads 239 (130,023)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Loading...

basic research, openness, distance to frontier, economic growth

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 Reseaarch and Heidelberg University - Alfred Weber Institute for Economics
Downloads 226 (136,855)

Abstract:

Loading...

public organizations, incentive schemes, tournament and rotation schemes, collusion

Productivity Improvements in Public Organizations

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4469
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 10 Aug 2004
Hans Gersbach and Marten Keil
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch and Heidelberg University - Alfred Weber Institute for Economics
Downloads 13 (595,579)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

Public organizations, incentive schemes, tournament and rotation schemes, collusion

High Compensation Creates a Ratchet Effect

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1143
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 May 2004
Hans Gersbach and Amihai Glazer
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch and University of California, Irvine - Department of Economics
Downloads 230 (134,494)

Abstract:

Loading...

principal-agent, compensation, moral hazard, wealth effects, Ratchet effects, high-powered incentives

High Compensation Creates a Ratchet Effect

The Economic Journal, Vol. 119, Issue 539, pp. 1208-1224, July 2009
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 16 Jun 2009
Hans Gersbach and Amihai Glazer
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch and University of California, Irvine - Department of Economics
Downloads 1 (693,667)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

30.

Competitive Markets, Collective Decisions and Group Formation

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 953
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 17 Jun 2003
Hans Gersbach and Hans H. Haller
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch and Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - Department of Economics
Downloads 227 (136,751)

Abstract:

Loading...

Household Behavior, Household Formation, Collective Decision Making, General Equilibrium

31.

Flexible Majority Rules

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 464
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 25 Feb 2000
Hans Gersbach and Ulrich Erlenmaier
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch and University of Heidelberg - Alfred Weber Institute for Economics
Downloads 212 (145,959)

Abstract:

Loading...

Flexible Majority Rules, Incomplete Social Contract, Constitutional Treatment Rules, Provision of Public Projects

32.

Emission Taxes and the Design of Refunding Schemes

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 325
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 02 Apr 2001
Hans Gersbach and Till Requate
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch and University of Kiel - Department of Economics
Downloads 205 (150,697)
Citation 5

Abstract:

Loading...

33.

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 Reseaarch
Downloads 203 (152,075)

Abstract:

Loading...

voting, minority, durable decision, risk aversion, tyranny of majority rules

34.

The Dynamics of Deposit Insurance and the Consumption Trap

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 509
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 08 Aug 2001
Hans Gersbach and Jan Wenzelburger
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch and Bielefeld University - Department of Business Administration and Economics
Downloads 202 (152,807)

Abstract:

Loading...

Financial Intermediation, Macroeconomic Risks, Banking Crises, Deposit Insurance, Banking Regulation

35.

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 Reseaarch
Downloads 201 (153,503)

Abstract:

Loading...

Population Policies, Primary Education, Education For All, Adolescent Health, Economic Theory & Research

36.

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 Reseaarch and University of Konstanz
Downloads 200 (154,208)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Loading...

central banks, transparency, commitment, Federal Reserve, policy inclinations, signaling

37.

Reelection Threshold Contracts in Politics

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 622
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 15 Jan 2002
Hans Gersbach and Verena Liessem
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch and Heidelberg University - Faculty of Economics and Social Studies
Downloads 193 (159,484)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Loading...

Elections, Incentive Contracts, Democracy

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 Reseaarch
Downloads 168 (180,499)

Abstract:

Loading...

Incentive Contracts and Elections for Politicians with Multi-Task Problems

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4075
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 20 Nov 2003
Hans Gersbach and Verena Liessem
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch and Heidelberg University - Faculty of Economics and Social Studies
Downloads 25 (516,574)
Citation 10
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

Elections, incentive contracts, multi-task problems

39.

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 Reseaarch
Downloads 193 (159,484)

Abstract:

Loading...

40.

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 Reseaarch
Downloads 192 (160,196)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

epidemic diseases, HIV/AIDS, growth, collapse, pooling

41.
Downloads 191 (160,967)
Citation 7

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 Reseaarch and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 175 (174,126)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Loading...

Central bank, voting, majority rule, flexible majority rules

Flexible Majority Rules for Central Banks

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4398
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 21 Jun 2004
Hans Gersbach and Bernhard Pachl
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 16 (575,029)
Citation 5
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

Central bank, voting, majority rule, flexible majority rules

42.

The Funds Concentration Effect and Discriminatory Bailout

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 591
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 Reseaarch
Downloads 190 (161,734)

Abstract:

Loading...

Financial Intermediation, Macroeconomic Risk, Banking Regulation, Discriminatory Bailout, Funds Concentration, Aggregate Liquidity, Consistent Expectations

43.
Downloads 189 (162,498)
Citation 8

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 Reseaarch, University of Vienna - Faculty of Business, Economics, and Statistics and ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich
Downloads 188 (163,176)
Citation 9

Abstract:

Loading...

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 Reseaarch and University of Vienna - Faculty of Business, Economics, and Statistics
Downloads 1 (693,667)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

Applied research, Basic research, Commercialization, Hierarchical economic growth, Knowledge base

44.

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 Reseaarch and University of Heidelberg - Alfred Weber Institute for Economics
Downloads 187 (164,026)

Abstract:

Loading...

Product markets, Cournot competition, learning of general equilibrium effects, unemployment

Democratic Mechanisms: Double Majority Rules and Flexible Agenda Costs

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 749
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 16 Oct 2002
Hans Gersbach
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch
Downloads 170 (178,650)

Abstract:

Loading...

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 Reseaarch
Downloads 16 (575,029)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

Democratic constitutions, unobservable utilities, double majority rules, flexible agenda cost rules

46.
Downloads 185 (165,638)
Citation 4

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 Reseaarch and Bielefeld University - Department of Business Administration and Economics
Downloads 169 (179,594)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

Financial intermediation, macroeconomic risks, banking crises, risk premia, banking regulation

Do Risk Premia Protect from Banking Crises?

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4935
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 18 Jul 2005
Hans Gersbach and Jan Wenzelburger
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch and Bielefeld University - Department of Business Administration and Economics
Downloads 16 (575,029)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

Financial intermediation, macroeconomic risks, banking crises, risk premia, banking regulation

47.

Learning of General Equilibrium Effects and the Unemployment Trap

IZA Discussion Paper No. 254
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 18 Apr 2001
Hans Gersbach and Achim Schniewind
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch and University of Heidelberg - Alfred Weber Institute for Economics
Downloads 185 (165,638)

Abstract:

Loading...

Labor markets, wage bargaining, learning of general equilibrium effects, unemployment

48.

Financing Democracy

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 821
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 15 Jan 2003
Hans Gersbach and Verena Liessem
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch and Heidelberg University - Faculty of Economics and Social Studies
Downloads 181 (168,955)

Abstract:

Loading...

Campaigns, Funding of Parties, Democracies, Transparency Requirements, Private Contributions

49.

Statesmen, Populists and the Paradox of Competence

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 15 Mar 2000
Hans Gersbach
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch
Downloads 179 (170,649)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

50.

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 Zurich and ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch
Downloads 178 (173,200)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Loading...

Money Creation, Bank Deposits, Capital Regulation, Monetary Policy, Loanable Funds

51.

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 Reseaarch and ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich
Downloads 172 (177,675)

Abstract:

Loading...

climate change mitigation, refunding scheme, international agreements, developing countries

52.
Downloads 172 (176,819)
Citation 5

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 Reseaarch and University of Konstanz
Downloads 170 (178,650)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

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 Reseaarch and University of Konstanz
Downloads 2 (679,946)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

career concerns, committees, experts, information acquisition, transparency

53.

Uneven Technical Progress and Unemployment

IZA Discussion Paper No. 478
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 27 May 2002
Hans Gersbach and Achim Schniewind
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch and University of Heidelberg - Alfred Weber Institute for Economics
Downloads 170 (178,597)

Abstract:

Loading...

Uneven Technical Progress, Elasticities of Substitution, Unemployment

54.

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 Reseaarch and University of Siegen
Downloads 167 (181,339)

Abstract:

Loading...

constitutional design, institutions, redistribution, poverty traps, tax allowances, voting rules

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

IZA Discussion Paper No. 833
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 16 Aug 2003
Hans Gersbach
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch
Downloads 149 (200,023)

Abstract:

Loading...

industry wage bargaining, structural reforms, general equilibrium effects

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

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4043
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 24 Oct 2003
Hans Gersbach
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch
Downloads 18 (561,788)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

Awareness of general equilibrium effects, unemployment, uneven technological progress, product market reforms, sectoral wage bargaining

56.
Downloads 158 (190,127)
Citation 7

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 Reseaarch and University of Bern - Department of Economics
Downloads 106 (260,153)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Loading...

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 Reseaarch and University of Bern - Department of Economics
Downloads 49 (404,911)

Abstract:

Loading...

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 Reseaarch and University of Bern - Department of Economics
Downloads 3 (669,217)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

climate change mitigation, global refunding scheme, international agreements, international permit markets, tradeable permits

57.
Downloads 157 (191,099)
Citation 2

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 Reseaarch and University of Bern - Department of Economics
Downloads 156 (192,405)
Citation 7

Abstract:

Loading...

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 Reseaarch and University of Bern - Department of Economics
Downloads 1 (693,667)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

Climate change mitigation, global refunding scheme, international agreements, self-enforcing mechanisms

58.

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 Reseaarch
Downloads 156 (192,134)
Citation 6

Abstract:

Loading...

Financial intermediation, macroeconomic risks, state contingent contracts, banking regulation

59.

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 Reseaarch and Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - Department of Economics
Downloads 153 (195,314)

Abstract:

Loading...

power of voice, competitive equilibria, group formation, bargaining, articulation of outside options

60.

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 Reseaarch
Downloads 151 (197,386)
Citation 15

Abstract:

Loading...

Flexible majority rules, division of resources, unanimity rule, simple majority rule, fair division

61.

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 Reseaarch
Downloads 149 (199,630)

Abstract:

Loading...

62.
Downloads 147 (201,842)
Citation 1

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 Reseaarch and University of Konstanz
Downloads 145 (204,666)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Loading...

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 Reseaarch and University of Konstanz
Downloads 2 (679,946)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

banking crisis, banking on the average, banking system, equity-capital requirements

63.

Beware of Workaholics: Household Preferences and Individual Equilibrium Utility

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1502
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 26 Feb 2005
Hans Gersbach and Hans H. Haller
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch and Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - Department of Economics
Downloads 144 (205,304)

Abstract:

Loading...

household behavior, general equilibrium, externalities, labor supply

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 Reseaarch and Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - Department of Economics
Downloads 129 (224,912)

Abstract:

Loading...

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 Reseaarch and Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - Department of Economics
Downloads 14 (588,703)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

Friendliness, coupling condition, collective decisions, competition for partners, socio-economic composition

65.

Elections and Campaign Contributions

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 23 Jun 2000
Hans Gersbach
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch
Downloads 143 (206,510)

Abstract:

Loading...

66.
Downloads 137 (213,795)
Citation 4

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 Reseaarch
Downloads 126 (229,034)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

Competitive wage offers, remunerations of politicians, elections, free riding and underprovision, incentive contracts

Competition of Politicians for Wages and Office

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4261
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 27 Feb 2004
Hans Gersbach
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch
Downloads 11 (609,746)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

Incentive contracts, politicians, compensation, elections and wages, free riding, underprovision

67.

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 Reseaarch and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 136 (215,054)

Abstract:

Loading...

division of a cake, majority decisions, tie-breaking rules

68.

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 Reseaarch
Downloads 132 (220,193)

Abstract:

Loading...

hold-up problems, environmental regulation, taxes and subsidies, self-financing mechanisms, emission control

69.

Bargaining Power and Equilibrium Consumption

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1448
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 25 Apr 2005
Hans Gersbach and Hans H. Haller
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch and Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - Department of Economics
Downloads 132 (220,193)

Abstract:

Loading...

household behavior, bargaining power, local and global changes, price effects, general equilibrium

70.
Downloads 128 (225,434)
Citation 1

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 Reseaarch
Downloads 127 (227,633)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

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 Reseaarch
Downloads 1 (693,667)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

Bargaining in legislatures, Baron/Ferejohn model, open rules, three-group and four-group equilibria

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 Reseaarch
Downloads 109 (255,039)

Abstract:

Loading...

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 Reseaarch and University of Heidelberg - South Asia Institute (SAI)
Downloads 15 (581,728)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

Epidemic diseases, HIV/AIDS, poverty traps, macroeconomics of targeting, education support, health policies, single and double targeting

72.

When Inefficiency Begets Efficiency

CESifo Working Paper No. 1197
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 03 Jun 2004
Hans Gersbach and Hans H. Haller
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch and Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - Department of Economics
Downloads 123 (232,404)

Abstract:

Loading...

73.

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 Reseaarch
Downloads 120 (236,696)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

Central Banks, Wage Bargaining, Information Asymmetries, Indicators for Monetary Policy, Controlling Inflation

74.

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 Reseaarch and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 116 (242,754)

Abstract:

Loading...

stochastic volatility, Merton model, default probabilities, rate of mean reversion

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 Reseaarch
Downloads 78 (317,725)

Abstract:

Loading...

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 Reseaarch
Downloads 35 (462,671)

Abstract:

Loading...

elections, campaign contributions, interest groups

76.

Exit and Power in General Equilibrium

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2369
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 27 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 16 Oct 2008
Hans Gersbach and Hans H. Haller
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch and Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - Department of Economics
Downloads 112 (248,891)

Abstract:

Loading...

group formation, competitive markets, power, exit

77.

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 Reseaarch and Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - Department of Economics
Downloads 109 (253,757)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

78.
Downloads 108 (255,350)

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 Reseaarch, ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich and University of Bern - Department of Economics
Downloads 73 (330,375)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

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 Reseaarch, ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich and University of Bern - Department of Economics
Downloads 35 (462,671)

Abstract:

Loading...

climate change mitigation, refunding scheme, international agreements, sustainable treaty

79.

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 Reseaarch and ETH Zürich - Center for Economic Research
Downloads 107 (257,001)

Abstract:

Loading...

vote-buying, political economy, poverty traps, economic development, voting rules, repeated voting

80.

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 Reseaarch
Downloads 105 (260,413)

Abstract:

Loading...

democratic constitutions, tax-sensitive majority rules, constitutional rules, provision of public goods

81.
Downloads 95 (278,460)

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 Reseaarch and University of Bath
Downloads 95 (280,474)

Abstract:

Loading...

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 Reseaarch and University of Bath
Downloads 0
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

elections, government formation, political contracts, tax promise

82.

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 Reseaarch, University of Bath and Harvard University - Center for International Development (CID)
Downloads 93 (282,291)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Loading...

D72, H20, H40, O31, O38.

83.

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 Reseaarch and Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - Department of Economics
Downloads 93 (282,291)
Citation 6

Abstract:

Loading...

Household Behavior, Household Formation, General Equilibrium, Clubs

84.
Downloads 92 (284,241)
Citation 3

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 Reseaarch and ETH Zürich - Center for Economic Research
Downloads 80 (312,878)
Citation 6

Abstract:

Loading...

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 Reseaarch and ETH Zürich - Department of Management, Technology, and Economics (D-MTEC)
Downloads 12 (602,729)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

Elections, threshold contracts, democracy, information markets, triple mechanism

85.

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 Reseaarch, GFRI, University of Geneva and University of Cologne - Center for Macroeconomic Research (CMR)
Downloads 90 (288,223)

Abstract:

Loading...

Financial Intermediation, Capital Accumulation, Banking Crisis, Macroeconomic Shocks, Business Cycles, Bust-Boom Cycles, Managing Recoveries

86.

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 Reseaarch and University of Bath
Downloads 86 (296,627)

Abstract:

Loading...

family decision-making, youth, human capital, bargaining

87.

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 Reseaarch, University of Konstanz and ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich
Downloads 82 (307,688)

Abstract:

Loading...

forward guidance, zero lower bound, central banks, incentive contracts, transparency

88.

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 Reseaarch, University of Bath and ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich
Downloads 81 (307,688)
Citation 6

Abstract:

Loading...

Basic Research, Openness, Economic Growth

89.
Downloads 78 (314,612)
Citation 10

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 Reseaarch and University of Bath
Downloads 78 (317,725)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

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 Reseaarch and University of Bath
Downloads 0
Citation 1
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

basic research, coordination of governments, economic growth, public goods

90.

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 Reseaarch and University of Zurich - Department of Economics
Downloads 78 (314,612)
Citation 7

Abstract:

Loading...

industry-specific training, human capital, oligopoly, turnover

91.

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 Reseaarch, ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich and ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich
Downloads 75 (321,906)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Loading...

elections, democracy, political polarization, costs of change, re-election hurdles, political contracts

92.

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 Reseaarch and University of Konstanz
Downloads 74 (324,412)

Abstract:

Loading...

central banks, banking regulation, capital requirements, optimal monetary policy

93.

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 Reseaarch and University of Bern - Department of Economics
Downloads 71 (331,910)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Loading...

climate change mitigation, global refunding scheme, international agreements, incentive-compatible mechanisms

94.
Downloads 67 (342,551)
Citation 1

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 Reseaarch and ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich
Downloads 67 (346,721)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Loading...

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 Reseaarch and ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich
Downloads 0
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

Balanced Voting, fundamental decision, minority protection, tyranny of majority

95.
Downloads 66 (345,202)
Citation 4

Inflation Forecast Contracts

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 30 Jul 2011
Hans Gersbach and Volker Hahn
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch and University of Konstanz
Downloads 65 (352,397)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

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 Reseaarch and University of Konstanz
Downloads 1 (693,667)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

central banks, incentive contracts, inflation forecast targeting, inflation targeting, intermediate targets, transparency

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 Reseaarch, ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich and ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich
Downloads 65 (352,397)

Abstract:

Loading...

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 Reseaarch, ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich and ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich
Downloads 0
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

Turnout - Referenda - Elections - Pivotal voting - Private value

97.

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 Reseaarch and ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich
Downloads 65 (347,963)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

Elections, Democracy, Costs of Reform, Political Polarization

98.

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 Reseaarch, University of Konstanz and ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich
Downloads 64 (350,777)

Abstract:

Loading...

constitutional design, provision of public projects, voting, taxes and subsidies

99.

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 Reseaarch and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 59 (365,439)
Citation 5

Abstract:

Loading...

Rules Treaties, Target Treaties, Climate Change, Uncertainty, Global Refunding Scheme, International Permit Markets

100.

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 Reseaarch and Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - Department of Economics
Downloads 58 (368,523)

Abstract:

Loading...

Group formation, competitive markets, human relation, exit

101.

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 Reseaarch and ETH Zürich - Department of Management, Technology, and Economics (D-MTEC)
Downloads 57 (371,619)

Abstract:

Loading...

democracy, elections, information markets, threshold contracts and triple mechanism

102.

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 Reseaarch, ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich and ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich
Downloads 49 (397,946)

Abstract:

Loading...

voting, decoy votes, adversary, electronic voting, attacks, lemons market

103.
Downloads 49 (397,946)
Citation 16

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 Reseaarch and ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich
Downloads 49 (404,911)
Citation 16

Abstract:

Loading...

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 Reseaarch and ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich
Downloads 0
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

Climate Change Mitigation - Technology Promotion - R&D - International Emissions Permit Markets - International Treaty - Externalities

104.

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 Reseaarch and Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - Department of Economics
Downloads 48 (401,437)

Abstract:

Loading...

matching theory, networks, graphs

105.

Assessment Voting (Assessment Voting)

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 02 Jun 2015
Hans Gersbach
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch
Downloads 46 (408,429)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

Assessment Voting

106.

Co-Voting Democracy

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 28 Aug 2016
Hans Gersbach
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch
Downloads 41 (427,185)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Loading...

Co-Voting, Representative Democracy, Citizen Participation, Legitimacy of Democracy, Assessment Voting

107.

Formal and Real Power in General Equilibrium

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 13 Mar 2015
Hans H. Haller and Hans Gersbach
Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - Department of Economics and ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch
Downloads 41 (431,209)

Abstract:

Loading...

Group formation, competitive markets, power, exit

108.

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 Reseaarch and University of Liverpool - Management School (ULMS)
Downloads 41 (427,185)

Abstract:

Loading...

financial intermediation, macroeconomic risks, risk assessment, risk premiums, banking regulation, rating

109.

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 Reseaarch, ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich and ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich
Downloads 41 (427,185)

Abstract:

Loading...

constitutional design, local public project provision, subsidies, majority rule

110.

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 Reseaarch
Downloads 39 (435,394)

Abstract:

Loading...

democratic mechanisms, polling, sampling, public goods, voting, information aggregation

111.

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 Reseaarch
Downloads 39 (435,394)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Loading...

Democratic Mechanisms, Experimentation, Public Goods, Voting, Information Aggregation

112.

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 Reseaarch, ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich and ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich
Downloads 37 (443,537)

Abstract:

Loading...

democracy; dynamic elections; political polarization; costs of change; Markov perfect equilibrium

113.

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 Reseaarch and Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - Department of Economics
Downloads 36 (447,715)

Abstract:

Loading...

household behavior, general equilibrium, production

114.

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 Polytechnic Institute & State University - Department of Economics and ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch
Downloads 34 (456,354)

Abstract:

Loading...

Financial intermediation, deposit insurance, capital structure, general equilibrium, reinsurance

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 Reseaarch, University of Bath and ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich
Downloads 32 (477,107)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

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 Reseaarch, University of Bath and ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich
Downloads 0
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

coalition formation, elections, government formation., political contracts

116.

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 Reseaarch
Downloads 31 (470,014)

Abstract:

Loading...

principal-agent model; repeated game; reappointment; stationary Markovian strategies; threshold strategies; threshold contracts; asymmetric information; commitment

117.

Hold-Up Problems and Firm Formation

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4688
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 17 Dec 2004
Hans Gersbach and Hans H. Haller
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch and Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - Department of Economics
Downloads 31 (470,014)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

Hold-up problem, firm formation, reinvestment-proof equilibria, efficient firm structure

118.

On Banking Regulation and Lobbying

CERETH Economics Working Paper Series 19/308
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 27 Jan 2019
Hans Gersbach and Stylianos Papageorgiou
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch and ETH Zurich
Downloads 30 (474,880)

Abstract:

Loading...

banking regulation, lobbying, regulatory capture, capital requirements, bank resolution, risk-taking

119.

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 Reseaarch and Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - Department of Economics
Downloads 29 (479,773)

Abstract:

Loading...

household formation, matching, general equilibrium, public goods, public choice, median voter theorem

120.

Foreign Direct Investment and R&D Offshoring

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5766
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 19 Sep 2006
Hans Gersbach and Armin Schmutzler
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch and University of Zurich - Department of Economics
Downloads 29 (479,773)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

Foreign direct investment, R&D, spillovers, research relocation

121.
Downloads 28 (485,049)
Citation 2

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 Reseaarch and ZHAW School of Management and Law
Downloads 26 (510,551)

Abstract:

Loading...

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 Reseaarch and ZHAW School of Management and Law
Downloads 2 (679,946)
Citation 2
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

effort, elections, incumbents, political contracts, selection, vote share thresholds

122.

Household Formation and Markets

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4414
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 03 Oct 2013
Hans Gersbach, Hans H. Haller and Hideo Konishi
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch, Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - Department of Economics and Boston College - Department of Economics
Downloads 27 (490,273)

Abstract:

Loading...

endogenous household formation, consumption externalities, stable matching equilibrium, efficiency

123.

Does and How Does Globalisation Matter at the Industry Level?

The World Economy, Vol. 25, pp. 209-229, 2002
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 31 Dec 2002
Hans Gersbach
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch
Downloads 27 (490,273)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

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 Reseaarch, Harvard University - Center for International Development (CID) and ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich
Downloads 26 (510,551)

Abstract:

Loading...

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 Reseaarch, Harvard University - Center for International Development (CID) and ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich
Downloads 0
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

basic research, economic growth, international trade, knowledge spillover, optimal policy

125.

Land Reforms and Economic Development

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5184
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 01 Sep 2005
Hans Gersbach and Lars H.R. Siemers
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch and University of Siegen
Downloads 26 (495,821)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

Poverty, land reforms, land market access, migration, transition

126.

A Product Market Theory of Worker Training

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 3940
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 13 Aug 2003
Hans Gersbach and Armin Schmutzler
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch and University of Zurich - Department of Economics
Downloads 26 (495,821)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

General training, human capital, oligopoly, turnover

127.

Voting Transparency, Conflicting Interests, and the Appointment of Central Bankers

Economics & Politics, Vol. 16, No. 3, pp. 321-345, November 2004
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 03 Nov 2004
Hans Gersbach and Volker Hahn
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch and University of Konstanz
Downloads 25 (501,236)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

128.

Firm Defaults and the Correlation Effect

European Financial Management, Vol. 9, pp. 361-378, September 2003
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 12 Jul 2003
Hans Gersbach and Alexander Lipponer
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch and Deutsche Bundesbank
Downloads 25 (501,236)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

129.

Re-Election Threshold Contracts in Politics

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5175
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 25 Aug 2005
Hans Gersbach and Verena Liessem
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch and Heidelberg University - Faculty of Economics and Social Studies
Downloads 24 (506,924)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

Elections, threshold contract, democracy

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 Reseaarch
Downloads 13 (595,579)

Abstract:

Loading...

Democratic constitutions, minority voting, public projects

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 Reseaarch
Downloads 10 (616,851)

Abstract:

Loading...

democratic constitutions, minority voting, public projects

131.

Growth and Epidemic Diseases

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4800
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 30 Mar 2005
Clive Bell and Hans Gersbach
University of Heidelberg - South Asia Institute (SAI) and ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch
Downloads 23 (512,606)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

Epidemic diseases, AIDS, growth, human capital, pooling risks

132.

Financial Intermediation with Contingent Contracts and Macroeconomic Risks

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4735
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 31 Jan 2005
Hans Gersbach
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch
Downloads 23 (512,606)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

Financial intermediation, macroeconomic risks, state contingent contracts, banking regulation

133.

Bundling and the Unanimity Rule

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4808
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 04 Apr 2005
Ulrich Erlenmaier and Hans Gersbach
University of Heidelberg - Alfred Weber Institute for Economics and ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch
Downloads 22 (518,542)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

Unanimity rule, bundling, constitutions, provision of public projects, amendment rules

134.

The Paradox of Competence

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4362
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 May 2004
Hans Gersbach
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch
Downloads 22 (518,542)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

Populists, statesmen, paradox of competence, double-sided asymmetric information, polls

135.

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 Reseaarch, Harvard University - Center for International Development (CID) and University of Bath
Downloads 21 (524,429)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Loading...

Basic Research, Economic Growth, Growth Policy

136.

Election Security and Economics: It's All About Eve

CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich, Working PAper 17/274, September 2017
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 11 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 19 Sep 2017
ETH Zurich, ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch, ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich, ETH Zurich and ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich
Downloads 21 (524,429)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Loading...

Voting; E-Voting; Security

137.

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 Reseaarch, University of Konstanz and ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich
Downloads 20 (530,233)

Abstract:

Loading...

central banks, banking regulation, capital requirements, optimal monetary policy

138.

Clubs and Households

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5687
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 08 Aug 2006
Hans Gersbach and Hans H. Haller
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch and Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - Department of Economics
Downloads 20 (530,233)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

Household behaviour, household formation, general equilibrium, clubs, consumption externalities

139.

History-Bound Reelections

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 26 Nov 2015
Hans Gersbach
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch
Downloads 19 (536,132)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Loading...

D7, D8

140.

Signalling and Commitment: Monetary Versus Inflation Targeting

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4151
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 12 Jan 2004
Hans Gersbach and Volker Hahn
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch and University of Konstanz
Downloads 19 (536,132)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

Central banks, inflation targeting, monetary targeting, signalling, commitment

141.

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 Reseaarch
Downloads 18 (542,129)

Abstract:

Loading...

Financial intermediation, macroeconomic risks, state-contingent contracts, banking regulation

142.

Semi-Flexible Majority Rules for Public Good Provision

CER-ETH – Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich Working Paper No. 17/272
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 16 Jun 2017
Hans Gersbach and Oriol Tejada
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch and ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich
Downloads 18 (542,129)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

Voting; Utilitarianism; Implementation

143.

Productivity Improvements in Public Organisations

Economic Journal, Vol. 115, No. 505, pp. 671-688, July 2005
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 22 Jul 2005
Hans Gersbach and Marten Keil
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch and Heidelberg University - Alfred Weber Institute for Economics
Downloads 16 (553,991)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

144.

On the Coexistence of Banks and Markets

Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Vol. 109, No. 2, pp. 225-243, June 2007
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 31 Aug 2007
Hans Gersbach and Harald Uhlig
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
Downloads 15 (560,030)
Citation 1
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

145.

Flexible Majority Rules for Cryptocurrency Issuance

CER-ETH – Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich Working Paper 19/322
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 25 Jun 2019 Last Revised: 24 Aug 2019
Hans Gersbach
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch
Downloads 14 (566,300)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

digital currency, central bank, voting, majority rule, flexible majority rules

146.

Risk Sharing Capacity: Markets versus Households

ETH Risk Center – Working Paper Series ETH-RC-13-006
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 10 Jan 2014
Hans Gersbach and Hans H. Haller
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch and Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - Department of Economics
Downloads 14 (566,300)

Abstract:

Loading...

Household Behavior, Risk Allocation, General Equilibrium

147.

Incentive Contracts for Politicians and Binding Election Promises: Reform Ideas for Democracy

Economic Affairs, Vol. 27, No. 3, pp. 87-89, September 2007
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 14 Sep 2007
Hans Gersbach
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch
Downloads 14 (566,300)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

148.

Designing Democracies for Sustainability

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4623
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 09 Nov 2004
Hans Gersbach and Tobias Kleinschmidt
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch and Heidelberg University - Faculty of Economics and Social Studies
Downloads 14 (566,300)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

Democracy, elections, incentive contracts, sustainability, rejection/support rewards

149.

The Macroeconomics of Modigliani-Miller

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP9402
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 03 Apr 2013
Hans Gersbach, Hans H. Haller and Jürg Müller
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch, Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - Department of Economics and ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich
Downloads 13 (572,511)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

Banking, Capital Requirements, Capital Structure, Financial intermediation, General Equilibrium, Modigliani-Miller

150.

General Equilibrium Effects and Voting into a Crisis

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4454
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 28 Jul 2004
Hans-Jorg Beilharz and Hans Gersbach
University of Heidelberg - Department of Economics and ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch
Downloads 12 (578,963)
Citation 3
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

Awareness of general equilibrium effects, unemployment, democracies, crises, rise and fall of market distortions

Sophistication in Risk Management, Bank Equity, and Stability

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP6353
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 23 May 2008
Hans Gersbach and Jan Wenzelburger
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch and Keele University - Center for Economic Research
Downloads 9 (623,851)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

banking regulation, Financial intermediation, macroeconomic risks, rating, risk management, risk premia

Sophistication in Risk Management, Bank Equity, and Stability

International Review of Finance, Vol. 10, Issue 1, pp. 63-91, March 2010
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 01 Mar 2010
Hans Gersbach and Jan Wenzelburger
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch and Bielefeld University - Department of Business Administration and Economics
Downloads 2 (679,946)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

152.

Incentive Pay for Policy-makers?

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 04 Jan 2019
Volker Britz, Afsoon Ebrahimi and Hans Gersbach
ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich, ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich and ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch
Downloads 9 (598,223)

Abstract:

Loading...

incentive contracts, politicians, multi-task problems

153.

Permit Markets, Carbon Prices and the Creation of Innovation Clusters

CER-ETH – Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich, Working Paper 18/303, November 2018
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 04 Dec 2018
Hans Gersbach and Marie-Catherine Riekhof
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch and ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich
Downloads 9 (598,223)

Abstract:

Loading...

International permit markets, Carbon prices, Innovation clusters, Research infrastructure, Applied R&D, Climate change mitigation, Externalities

154.

Capital Regulation and Credit Fluctuations

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP9077
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 28 Sep 2012
Hans Gersbach and Jean-Charles Rochet
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch and GFRI, University of Geneva
Downloads 8 (604,847)
Citation 3
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

Complete Markets, Credit Fluctuations, Macroprudential Regulation, Misallocation of Borrowing Capacity

155.
Downloads 6 (617,938)

Government Debt Threshold Contracts

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP8001
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 14 Nov 2010
Hans Gersbach
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch
Downloads 5 (652,814)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

Elections, Government Debt, Macroeconomic Shocks, Political Contracts

Government Debt‐Threshold Contracts

Economic Inquiry, Vol. 52, Issue 1, pp. 444-458, 2014
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 20 Nov 2013
Hans Gersbach
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch
Downloads 1 (693,667)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

156.

Private Insurance Against Systemic Crises?

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP7342
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 26 Aug 2009
Hans Gersbach
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch
Downloads 6 (617,938)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

automatic recapitalization, banking crises, banking regulation, financial intermediation, insurance contracts

157.

Voting Transparency and Conflicting Interests in Central Bank Councils

Bundesbank Series 1 Discussion Paper No. 2001,03
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 08 Jun 2016
Volker Hahn and Hans Gersbach
University of Konstanz and ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch
Downloads 5 (624,726)

Abstract:

Loading...

158.

Higher Vote Thresholds for Incumbents, Effort and Selection

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP7320
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 15 Jul 2009
Hans Gersbach
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch
Downloads 5 (624,726)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

effort, elections, incumbents, political contracts, selection, vote-share thresholds

159.

Contractual Democracy

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP6763
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 11 Jun 2008
Hans Gersbach
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch
Downloads 5 (624,726)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

contractual democracy, elections, political contracts

160.

Climate Policy and Developing Countries

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP8685
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 22 Dec 2011
Hans Gersbach and Noemi Hummel
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch and ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich
Downloads 3 (639,538)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

climate change mitigation, developing countries, international agreements, refunding scheme

161.

Tax Rules

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP7831
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 19 Jul 2010
Hans Gersbach, Volker Hahn and Stephan Imhof
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch, University of Konstanz and ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich
Downloads 3 (639,538)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

constitutional design, provision of public projects, taxes and subsidies, voting

162.

Optimal Mix of Applied and Basic Research, Distance to Frontier and Openness

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP7795
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 19 May 2010
ETH Zurich - CER-ETH -Center of Economic Reseaarch, University of Bath and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 3 (639,538)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

applied research, basic research, distance to frontier, openness

163.