Hans Gersbach

Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH)

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

77 Bastwick Street

London, EC1V 3PZ

United Kingdom

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Scholarly Papers (173)

1.

The Workout of Banking Crises: A Macroeconomic Perspective

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 12 Jun 2003
Hans Gersbach and Jan Wenzelburger
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and Bielefeld University - Department of Business Administration and Economics
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Citation 1

Abstract:

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 Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH)
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Citation 5

Abstract:

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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH)
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Citation 1

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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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and Deutsche Bundesbank
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Citation 5

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

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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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH)
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Citation 1

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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

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4016
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 01 Oct 2003
Hans Gersbach
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH)
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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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and Wehrspohn GmbH & Co. KG
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Citation 4

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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 Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH)
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Does and How Does Globalization Matter?

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 17 Apr 1999
Hans Gersbach
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH)
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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 Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH)
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Citation 13

Abstract:

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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and Wehrspohn GmbH & Co. KG
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Abstract:

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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and University of Konstanz
Downloads 490 (44,276)
Citation 4

Abstract:

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

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On the Negative Social Value of Central Banks' Knowledge Transparency

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 04 Mar 1999
Hans Gersbach
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH)
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Citation 18

Abstract:

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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and University of Zurich - Swiss Banking Institute (ISB)
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Citation 3

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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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and University of Zurich - Swiss Banking Institute (ISB)
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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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and University of Zurich - Department of Economics
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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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and University of Zurich - Department of Economics
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Citation 3

Abstract:

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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and University of Zurich - Department of Economics
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Citation 3

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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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and University of Zurich - Department of Economics
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General worker training, human capital, oligopoly, turnover, globalization

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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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and University of Heidelberg - Alfred Weber Institute for Economics
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Citation 2

Abstract:

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

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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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and University of Zurich - Department of Economics
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Citation 7

Abstract:

General Training, Human Capital, Oligopoly, Turnover

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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and University of Heidelberg - Alfred Weber Institute for Economics
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Citation 5

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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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and University of Heidelberg - Alfred Weber Institute for Economics
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Sectoral wage bargaining, awareness of general equilibirum effects, unemployment

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Citation 7

Voting Transparency in a Monetary Union

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 18 Jul 2005
Hans Gersbach and Volker Hahn
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and University of Konstanz
Downloads 235 (105,224)
Citation 7

Abstract:

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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and University of Konstanz
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Central banks, transparency voting

20.

The Global Refunding System and Climate Change

CER-ETH Working Paper No. 07/62
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 06 Jan 2007
Hans Gersbach
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH)
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Citation 5

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

Should the Individual Voting Records of Central Bankers be Published?

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 25 Sep 2000
Hans Gersbach and Volker Hahn
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and University of Konstanz
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Citation 19

Abstract:

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 Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH)
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Competition of Politicians for Incentive Contracts and Elections

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 406
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 21 Mar 2001
Hans Gersbach
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH)
Downloads 239 (102,067)
Citation 9

Abstract:

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

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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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH)
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Citation 2

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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and University of Heidelberg - Alfred Weber Institute for Economics
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Citation 2

Abstract:

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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and University of Heidelberg - Alfred Weber Institute for Economics
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Public organizations, incentive schemes, tournament and rotation schemes, collusion

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Citation 1

High Compensation Creates a Ratchet Effect

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1143
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 May 2004
Hans Gersbach and Amihai Glazer
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and University of California, Irvine - Department of Economics
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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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and University of California, Irvine - Department of Economics
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26.

Why One Person One Vote?

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 25 Apr 2000
Hans Gersbach
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH)
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27.

Fiscal Constitutions

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 223
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 16 Feb 2000
Hans Gersbach
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH)
Downloads 216 (108,025)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Incomplete social contracts, constitutions, treatment rules, majority rules

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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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH), University of Bath and ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich
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Citation 1

Abstract:

basic research, openness, distance to frontier, economic growth

29.

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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - Department of Economics
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Citation 13

Abstract:

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

30.

Flexible Majority Rules

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 464
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 25 Feb 2000
Hans Gersbach and Ulrich Erlenmaier
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and University of Heidelberg - Alfred Weber Institute for Economics
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Citation 10

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

31.

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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and Bielefeld University - Department of Business Administration and Economics
Downloads 192 (125,575)
Citation 1

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

32.

Incentive Contracts for Politicians and the Down-Up Problem

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 28 Feb 2000
Hans Gersbach
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH)
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Citation 10

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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 Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH)
Downloads 183 (126,756)
Citation 4

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

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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH)
Downloads 165 (147,550)
Citation 6

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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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH)
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Democratic constitutions, unobservable utilities, double majority rules, flexible agenda cost rules

35.

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 Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH)
Downloads 181 (133,083)
Citation 1

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

Incentive Contracts and Elections for Politicians with Multi-Task Problems

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 14 Nov 2000
Verena Liessem and Hans Gersbach
University of Heidelberg - Faculty of Economics and Social Studies and Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH)
Downloads 155 (155,839)
Citation 5

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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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and University of Heidelberg - Faculty of Economics and Social Studies
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Elections, incentive contracts, multi-task problems

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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and University of Heidelberg - Faculty of Economics and Social Studies
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Citation 8

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Elections, Incentive Contracts, Democracy

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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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 161 (150,827)
Citation 3

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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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Central bank, voting, majority rule, flexible majority rules

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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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and University of Heidelberg - Alfred Weber Institute for Economics
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Citation 5

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

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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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and University of Kiel - Department of Economics
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Citation 5

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Citation 1

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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and Bielefeld University - Department of Business Administration and Economics
Downloads 159 (152,455)
Citation 1

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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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) 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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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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and University of Heidelberg - Alfred Weber Institute for Economics
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Citation 1

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

43.

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 Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH)
Downloads 170 (135,875)
Citation 1

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

44.

Financing Democracy

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 821
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 15 Jan 2003
Hans Gersbach and Verena Liessem
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and University of Heidelberg - Faculty of Economics and Social Studies
Downloads 170 (137,869)
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Campaigns, Funding of Parties, Democracies, Transparency Requirements, Private Contributions

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Statesmen, Populists and the Paradox of Competence

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 15 Mar 2000
Hans Gersbach
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH)
Downloads 163 (145,959)
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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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH)
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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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH)
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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

IZA Discussion Paper No. 478
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 27 May 2002
Hans Gersbach and Achim Schniewind
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and University of Heidelberg - Alfred Weber Institute for Economics
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Uneven Technical Progress, Elasticities of Substitution, Unemployment

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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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) 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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and University of Konstanz
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career concerns, committees, experts, information acquisition, transparency

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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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH), 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, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) 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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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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) 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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) 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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Voice and Bargaining Power

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1668
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 23 Mar 2006
Hans Gersbach and Hans H. Haller
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - Department of Economics
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power of voice, competitive equilibria, group formation, bargaining, articulation of outside options

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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
University of Heidelberg - Alfred Weber Institute for Economics and Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH)
Downloads 142 (141,470)
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voting, minority, durable decision, risk aversion, tyranny of 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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and University of Konstanz
Downloads 141 (140,028)

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

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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - 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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - Department of Economics
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Friendliness, coupling condition, collective decisions, competition for partners, socio-economic composition

55.

Climate Policy and Development

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2807
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 12 Oct 2009
Hans Gersbach and Noemi Hummel
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) 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

56.

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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and University of Siegen
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constitutional design, institutions, redistribution, poverty traps, tax allowances, voting rules

57.
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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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and University of Bern - Department of Economics
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Abstract:

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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) 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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and University of Bern - Department of Economics
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climate change mitigation, global refunding scheme, international agreements, international permit markets, tradeable permits

58.
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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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and University of Konstanz
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Abstract:

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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and University of Konstanz
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banking crisis, banking on the average, banking system, equity-capital requirements

59.

Rash, Delay and the Money Burning Refinement in Signaling Games

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 05 Mar 1999
Hans Gersbach
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH)
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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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH)
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Financial intermediation, macroeconomic risks, state contingent contracts, banking regulation

61.
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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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH)
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Abstract:

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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH)
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Incentive contracts, politicians, compensation, elections and wages, free riding, underprovision

62.

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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - Department of Economics
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household behavior, general equilibrium, externalities, labor supply

63.

Dividing Resources by Flexible Majority Rules

University of Heidelberg Discussion Paper No. 373
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 25 Mar 2002
Hans Gersbach
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH)
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Abstract:

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

64.

Elections and Campaign Contributions

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 23 Jun 2000
Hans Gersbach
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH)
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65.

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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - Department of Economics
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Abstract:

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

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 Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH)
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Abstract:

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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) 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

67.
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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
University of Heidelberg - Alfred Weber Institute for Economics and Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH)
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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
University of Heidelberg - Alfred Weber Institute for Economics and Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH)
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Bargaining in legislatures, Baron/Ferejohn model, open rules, three-group and four-group equilibria

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 Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH)
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Abstract:

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

69.

Cake Division by Majority Decision

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1872
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 12 Jan 2007
Hans Gersbach and Bernhard Pachl
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Abstract:

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

70.

When Inefficiency Begets Efficiency

CESifo Working Paper No. 1197
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 03 Jun 2004
Hans Gersbach and Hans H. Haller
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - Department of Economics
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71.

Information Content of Wages and Monetary Policy

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 17 Dec 2004
Volker Hahn and Hans Gersbach
University of Konstanz and Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH)
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Abstract:

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

72.

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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - Department of Economics
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group formation, competitive markets, power, exit

73.

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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - Department of Economics
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74.

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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and ETH Zürich - Center for Economic Research
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Abstract:

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

Campaigns, Political Mobility, and Communication

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2834
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 06 Nov 2009
Hans Gersbach
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH)
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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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH)
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Abstract:

elections, campaign contributions, interest groups

76.

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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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stochastic volatility, Merton model, default probabilities, rate of mean reversion

77.
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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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and University of Bath
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Abstract:

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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and University of Bath
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elections, government formation, political contracts, tax promise

78.
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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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and ETH Zürich - Center for Economic Research
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Abstract:

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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and ETH Zürich - Department of Management, Technology, and Economics (D-MTEC)
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Elections, threshold contracts, democracy, information markets, triple mechanism

79.

Democratic Provision of Divisible Public Goods

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2939
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 18 Feb 2010
Hans Gersbach
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH)
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democratic constitutions, tax-sensitive majority rules, constitutional rules, provision of public goods

80.

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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - Department of Economics
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Abstract:

Household Behavior, Household Formation, General Equilibrium, Clubs

81.

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), Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and University of Bath
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family decision-making, youth, human capital, bargaining

82.
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Sustainable Climate Treaties

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 23 Jun 2011
Hans Gersbach, Noemi Hummel and Ralph Winkler
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH), ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich and University of Bern - Department of Economics
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Abstract:

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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH), 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

83.

Basic Research, Openness, and Convergence

CER-ETH Working Paper No. 10/139
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 09 Oct 2010
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH), University of Bath and ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich
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Basic Research, Openness, Economic Growth

84.

Product Markets and Industry-Specific Training

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 31 Mar 2008
Hans Gersbach and Armin Schmutzler
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and University of Zurich - Department of Economics
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industry-specific training, human capital, oligopoly, turnover

85.

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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and University of Konstanz
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central banks, banking regulation, capital requirements, optimal monetary policy

86.

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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH), 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

87.
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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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and University of Bath
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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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and University of Bath
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basic research, coordination of governments, economic growth, public goods

88.
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Inflation Forecast Contracts

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 30 Jul 2011
Hans Gersbach and Volker Hahn
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and University of Konstanz
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Abstract:

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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and University of Konstanz
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central banks, incentive contracts, inflation forecast targeting, inflation targeting, intermediate targets, transparency

89.

Information Markets, Elections and Contracts

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3327
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 08 Feb 2011
Hans Gersbach and Markus Muller
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and ETH Zürich - Department of Management, Technology, and Economics (D-MTEC)
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Abstract:

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

90.

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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and University of Bern - Department of Economics
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Abstract:

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

91.

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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Abstract:

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

92.

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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - Department of Economics
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Abstract:

Group formation, competitive markets, human relation, exit

93.

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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - Department of Economics
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Hold-up problem, firm formation, reinvestment-proof equilibria, efficient firm structure

94.

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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH), ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich and ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich
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Abstract:

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

95.

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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and University of Zurich - Department of Economics
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Foreign direct investment, R&D, spillovers, research relocation

96.

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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH), University of Bath and ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich
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D72, H20, H40, O31, O38.

97.

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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH)
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98.

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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - Department of Economics
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household behavior, general equilibrium, production

99.

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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and University of Siegen
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Poverty, land reforms, land market access, migration, transition

100.

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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and University of Zurich - Department of Economics
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General training, human capital, oligopoly, turnover

101.

Forward Guidance Contracts

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5375
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 09 Jun 2015
Hans Gersbach, Volker Hahn and Yulin Liu
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH), University of Konstanz and ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich
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forward guidance, zero lower bound, central banks, incentive contracts, transparency

102.

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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and University of Konstanz
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103.

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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and University of Liverpool - Management School (ULMS)
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financial intermediation, macroeconomic risks, risk assessment, risk premiums, banking regulation, rating

104.
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Unraveling Short- and Farsightedness in Politics

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 15 Mar 2012
Hans Gersbach and Oriana Ponta
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Abstract:

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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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effort, elections, incumbents, political contracts, selection, vote share thresholds

105.

Re-Election Threshold Contracts in Politics

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5175
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 25 Aug 2005
Hans Gersbach and Verena Liessem
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and University of Heidelberg - Faculty of Economics and Social Studies
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Elections, threshold contract, democracy

106.

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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and Deutsche Bundesbank
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107.

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 Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH)
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Epidemic diseases, AIDS, growth, human capital, pooling risks

108.

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 Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH)
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Unanimity rule, bundling, constitutions, provision of public projects, amendment rules

109.

Financial Intermediation with Contingent Contracts and Macroeconomic Risks

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4735
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 31 Jan 2005
Hans Gersbach
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH)
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Financial intermediation, macroeconomic risks, state contingent contracts, banking regulation

110.

The Paradox of Competence

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4362
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 May 2004
Hans Gersbach
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH)
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Populists, statesmen, paradox of competence, double-sided asymmetric information, polls

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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH), University of Bath and ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich
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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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH), University of Bath and ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich
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coalition formation, elections, government formation., political contracts

112.

Clubs and Households

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5687
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 08 Aug 2006
Hans Gersbach and Hans H. Haller
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - Department of Economics
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Household behaviour, household formation, general equilibrium, clubs, consumption externalities

113.

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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) 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

114.

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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and University of Konstanz
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Central banks, inflation targeting, monetary targeting, signalling, commitment

115.

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 Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH)
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Democratic Mechanisms, Experimentation, Public Goods, Voting, Information Aggregation

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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH)
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Abstract:

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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH)
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democratic constitutions, minority voting, public projects

117.

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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and University of Heidelberg - Alfred Weber Institute for Economics
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118.

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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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119.

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 Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH)
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Group formation, competitive markets, power, exit

120.

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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH), Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - Department of Economics and Boston College - Department of Economics
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endogenous household formation, consumption externalities, stable matching equilibrium, efficiency

121.

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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH)
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122.

Designing Democracies for Sustainability

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4623
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 09 Nov 2004
Hans Gersbach and Tobias Kleinschmidt
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and University of Heidelberg - Faculty of Economics and Social Studies
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Democracy, elections, incentive contracts, sustainability, rejection/support rewards

123.

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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH), Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - Department of Economics and ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich
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Banking, Capital Requirements, Capital Structure, Financial intermediation, General Equilibrium, Modigliani-Miller

124.

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 Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH)
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principal-agent model; repeated game; reappointment; stationary Markovian strategies; threshold strategies; threshold contracts; asymmetric information; commitment

125.

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 Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH)
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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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and Keele University - Center for Economic Research
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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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and Bielefeld University - Department of Business Administration and Economics
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127.

Assessment Voting (Assessment Voting)

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 02 Jun 2015
Hans Gersbach
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH)
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Assessment Voting

128.

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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - Department of Economics
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household formation, matching, general equilibrium, public goods, public choice, median voter theorem

129.

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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - Department of Economics
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Household Behavior, Risk Allocation, General Equilibrium

130.

Capital Regulation and Credit Fluctuations

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP9077
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 28 Sep 2012
Hans Gersbach and Jean-Charles Rochet
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and University of Zurich - Swiss Banking Institute (ISB)
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Complete Markets, Credit Fluctuations, Macroprudential Regulation, Misallocation of Borrowing Capacity

131.

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

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

132.
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Government Debt Threshold Contracts

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP8001
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 14 Nov 2010
Hans Gersbach
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH)
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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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH)
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133.

Private Insurance Against Systemic Crises?

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP7342
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 26 Aug 2009
Hans Gersbach
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH)
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automatic recapitalization, banking crises, banking regulation, financial intermediation, insurance contracts

134.

Higher Vote Thresholds for Incumbents, Effort and Selection

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP7320
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 15 Jul 2009
Hans Gersbach
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH)
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effort, elections, incumbents, political contracts, selection, vote-share thresholds

135.

Contractual Democracy

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP6763
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 11 Jun 2008
Hans Gersbach
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH)
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contractual democracy, elections, political contracts

136.

Climate Policy and Developing Countries

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP8685
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 22 Dec 2011
Hans Gersbach and Noemi Hummel
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich
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climate change mitigation, developing countries, international agreements, refunding scheme

137.

Tax Rules

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP7831
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 19 Jul 2010
Hans Gersbach, Volker Hahn and Stephan Imhof
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH), 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, taxes and subsidies, voting

138.

Tax Contracts and Government Formation

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP7084
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 17 Feb 2009
Hans Gersbach and Maik T. Schneider
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and University of Bath
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contract theory, government formation, voting

139.

Vote-Share Contracts and Democracy

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP6497
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 02 Jun 2008
Hans Gersbach
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH)
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elections, political contracts, vote-share thresholds

140.

Does Globalization Create Superstars?

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP6222
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 22 May 2008
Hans Gersbach and Armin Schmutzler
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and University of Zurich - Department of Economics
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Globalization, Manager Remuneration, Superstars

141.

Taking Banks to Solow

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP10439
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 24 Feb 2015
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH), University of Zurich - Swiss Banking Institute (ISB) and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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economic activity and growth, financial intermediation, impact of banking and financial crises, Solow model

142.

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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH), University of Bath and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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applied research, basic research, distance to frontier, openness

143.

Bargaining Cum Voice

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP7774
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 12 Apr 2010
Hans Gersbach and Hans H. Haller
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - Department of Economics
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articulation of outside options, bargaining, Competitive equilibria, group formation, Power of Voice

144.

Hierarchical Trade

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP7764
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 05 Apr 2010
Hans Gersbach and Hans H. Haller
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - Department of Economics
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control of trading platforms, Hierarchical trade, intermediate equilibria

145.

Collective Bargaining, Awareness of General Equilibrium Effects, and Unemployment

International Economic Review, Vol. 52, Issue 3, pp. 693-712, 2011
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 30 Aug 2011
Hans Gersbach and Achim Schniewind
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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146.

Debt-Sensitive Majority Rules

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP7860
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 19 Jul 2010
CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich
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debt restriction, debt-sensitive majority rule, fiscal policy, public debt, public goods, simple majority rule, voting

147.

Monetary Policy Inclinations

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP6761
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 11 Jun 2008
Hans Gersbach and Volker Hahn
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and University of Konstanz
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central banks, commitment, ECB, Federal Reserve, policy inclinations, transparency

148.

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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH), ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich and ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich
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democracy; dynamic elections; political polarization; costs of change; Markov perfect equilibrium

149.

Deposit Insurance and Reinsurance: A General Equilibrium Perspective

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP11947
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 04 Apr 2017
Hans Gersbach, Hans H. Haller and Volker Britz
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH), Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - Department of Economics and ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich
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Capital Structure, deposit insurance, Financial Intermediation, General Equilibrium, reinsurance

150.

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
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich
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Climate change mitigation, Technology promotion, International permit markets, International treaty, Externalities

151.

A Theory of Threshold Contracts

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP11766
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 17 Jan 2017
Johannes Gerd Becker and Hans Gersbach
ZHAW School of Management and Law and Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH)
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asymmetric information, commitment., principal-agent model, reappointment, repeated game, stationary Markovian strategies, threshold contracts, threshold strategies

152.

Money Creation and Destruction

CFS WP No. 555
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 10 Nov 2016
Salomon Faure and Hans Gersbach
ETH Zurich and Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH)
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Money Creation, Bank Deposits, Capital Regulation, Zero Lower Bound, Monetary Policy, Price Rigidities

153.

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 Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH)
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Financial intermediation, deposit insurance, capital structure, general equilibrium, reinsurance

154.

Co-Voting Democracy

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 28 Aug 2016
Hans Gersbach
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH)
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Co-Voting, Representative Democracy, Citizen Participation, Legitimacy of Democracy, Assessment Voting

155.

A Reform Dilemma in Polarized Democracies

Working Paper 16/255
Number of pages: 84 Posted: 05 Aug 2016
Hans Gersbach and Oriol Tejada
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH) and ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich
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Elections, Democracy, Costs of Reform, Political Polarization

156.

The Effects of Higher Re-Election Hurdles and Costs of Policy Change on Political Polarization

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP11375
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 11 Jul 2016
Hans Gersbach, Philippe Muller and Oriol Tejada
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH), ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich and ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich
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157.

Money Creation, Monetary Policy, and Capital Regulation

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP11368
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 07 Jul 2016
Salomon Faure and Hans Gersbach
ETH Zurich and Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH)
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158.

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 Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH)
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159.

On the Economics of Crisis Contracts

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP11267
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 16 May 2016
Elias Aptus, Volker Britz 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 Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH)
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160.

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 Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH)
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democratic mechanisms, polling, sampling, public goods, voting, information aggregation

161.

An Appraisal of History-Bound Reelections

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP11103
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 17 Feb 2016
Hans Gersbach
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH)
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history-bound reelections, incumbency advantage, non-competitive elections, Score-replication Rule

162.

Financial Intermediation, Capital Accumulation, and Recovery

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP10964
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 01 Dec 2015
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, (CER-ETH), University of Zurich - Swiss Banking Institute (ISB) and University of Cologne - Center for Macroeconomic Research (CMR)
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banking crises, business cycles, bust-boom cycles, capital accumulation, financial intermediation, macroeconomic shocks, recovery policies