Emanuel V. Towfigh

EBS Law School

Chair in Public Law, Empirical Legal Research and Law & Economics

Gustav-Stresemann-Ring 3

Wiesbaden, 65189

Germany

http://www.lehrstuhl-towfigh.de

Peking University School of Transnational Law

Distinguished Scholar in Residence

Peking Univ. Shenzhen Campus

University Town, Xili, Nanshan District

Shenzhen, 518055

China

Max Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods

Research Affiliate

Kurt-Schumacher-Str. 10

Bonn, 53113

Germany

http://www.coll.mpg.de/56559/prof-dr-iur-emanuel-towfigh.html

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (24)

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Beware of Broken Windows! First Impressions in Public-Good Experiment

MPI Collective Goods Preprint, No. 2009/21
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 12 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 29 Jan 2013
Max Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods, Max Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods, University of CologneMax Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods, London School of Economics & Political Science - Department of Management, University of Bonn - Laboratory for Experimental Economics, University of BonnMax Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods, Technical University Munich, Goethe University Frankfurt - Faculty of Law, University of Hamburg - School of Business, Economics and Social Sciences, Heinrich Heine University Dusseldorf - Department of Economics and EBS Law School
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Sticky Rebates: Target Rebates Induce Non-Rational Loyalty in Consumers

MPI Collective Goods Preprint, No. 2009/23
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 04 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 22 Feb 2013
Goethe University Frankfurt - Faculty of Law, University of CologneMax Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods and EBS Law School
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biases, antitrust, rebates, prospect theory, consumer decision-making

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Dangerous Games: The Psychological Case for Regulating Gambling

Charleston Law Review, vol. 8 (2013), 147, NYU Law and Economics Research Paper No. 12-24
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 11 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 20 Jan 2014
Emanuel V. Towfigh, Andreas Glöckner, Andreas Glöckner and Rene Reid
EBS Law School, University of CologneMax Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods and New York University School of Law
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Regulation, Gambling, Sports Bets, Experiment, Overconfidence, Illusion of Control, Addiction

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Democracy and Financial Order: Legal Perspectives

German Law Journal, Vol. 17, No. 5, 2016
Number of pages: 204 Posted: 19 Nov 2016
Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International LawGoethe University Frankfurt, Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law, University of Bremen, EBS Law School, New University, Maynooth University, Goethe University Frankfurt, Adolfo Ibanez University and Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law
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International Law, Finance, Democracy, Democratic Theory, Central Bank, Financial Crisis, Sovereign Debt, European Monetary Union, Taxation, International Tax Law, Neoliberalism

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Integrating Theories of Law Obedience: How Utility-Theoretic Factors, Legitimacy, and Lack of Self-Control Influence Decisions to Commit Low-Level Crimes

(Joint work with Berenike Waubert de Puiseau und Andreas Glöckner), Judgement and Decision Making, May 2019, S. 318-334.
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 28 Sep 2019
University of CologneMax Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods, affiliation not provided to SSRN and EBS Law School
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Game Over: Empirical Support for Soccer Bets Regulation

MPI Collective Goods Preprint, No. 2010/33
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 14 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 21 Dec 2010
Emanuel V. Towfigh, Andreas Glöckner and Andreas Glöckner
EBS Law School and University of CologneMax Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods
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Betting, Judgments, Overconfidence, Illusion of Control, Expertise

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Komplexität und Normenklarheit - oder: Gesetze sind für Juristen gemacht (German) [Complexity and Normative Clarity - Or: Legal Statutes are Made for Lawyers]

MPI Collective Goods Preprint, No. 2008/22
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 11 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 17 Feb 2021
Emanuel V. Towfigh
EBS Law School
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Old Weimar Meets New Political Economy: Democratic Representation in the Party State

MPI Collective Goods Preprint No. 2011/16
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 31 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 30 Sep 2011
Emanuel V. Towfigh
EBS Law School
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democratic representation, political parties, party state, public choice theory, German constitutional theory

Old Weimar Meets New Political Economy: Democratic Representation in the Party State

German Law Journal, Volume 13, Issue 3, pp. 237-258 (2012)
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 27 Oct 2020
Emanuel V. Towfigh
EBS Law School
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Constitutional Law, Demokratie, Demokratietheorie, German Law Journal, GLJ, Law & Economics, Legal History, Public Choice, Rational Choice, Rechtsvergleichung, Rechtsökonomik, Social Choice, Verfassungsrecht, Ökonomik

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Der Umgang mit Empirie beim Nachweis von Diskriminierung (Empirical Approaches to Proving Discrimination)

MPI Collective Goods Discussion Paper, No. 2021/2
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 15 Jan 2021 Last Revised: 17 Feb 2021
Emanuel V. Towfigh
EBS Law School
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anti-discrimination law, empirical methods, rules of evidence, inferential statistics, cognitive bias, empirical legal studies, Germany

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Diversität in Rechtswissenschaft und Rechtspraxis: Ein Essay (Diversity in the Legal Academy and in Legal Practice in Germany: An Essay)

Diversität in Rechtswissenschaft und Rechtspraxis: Ein Essay, 2021, Baden-Baden (Nomos), open access (CC-BY-SA)
Number of pages: 104 Posted: 16 Aug 2021
University of Bayreuth - Faculty of Law, Business and Economics, University of Freiburg, Institute for Public LawGoethe University Frankfurt - Faculty of Law, University of Hamburg, Faculty of Law, Bucerius Law School and EBS Law School
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Anti-Discrimination, Comparative Law, Constitutional Law, Democracy, Diversity, Empirics, First State Examination, State Examination, Teaching

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Does Political Representation through Parties Decrease Voters' Acceptance of Decisions?

MPI Collective Goods Preprint, No. 2013/10
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 05 Jun 2013
EBS Law School, University of CologneMax Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods, Florida State University - Department of Economics, Max Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods, Max Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods, Queen Mary University of London and Max Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods
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Geschlechts- und Herkunftseffekte bei der Benotung juristischer Staatsprüfungen (The Effects of Gender and Migration on State Exam Grades in Law)

Zeitschrift für Didaktik der Rechtswissenschaft (ZDRW), 2018
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 14 Apr 2021
EBS Law School, Hertie School and University of CologneMax Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods
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Empirical Legal Studies, Expertise, Law & Psychology, Legal Education, Psychology, Social Sciences and the Law, Teaching

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Ökonomische Methoden im Recht [Economic Methods in Law. An Introduction for Jurists] - 2nd edition

Ökonomische Methoden im Recht [Economic Methods in Law. An Introduction for Jurists], Mohr Lehrbücher Series, 2nd revised and up-dated edition, Tübingen 2017, joint work with Niels Petersen, in co-operation with Markus Englerth, Sebastian J. Goerg, Stefan Magen, Andreas Nicklisch (German)
Number of pages: 316 Posted: 21 Oct 2020 Last Revised: 06 Feb 2022
Emanuel V. Towfigh and Niels Petersen
EBS Law School and University of Muenster – Faculty of Law
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An Economic Analysis of the Preventive Administration of Justice in Civil Law Countries

Number of pages: 98 Posted: 01 Jul 2020
Emanuel V. Towfigh
EBS Law School
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Law & Economics, Rational Choice

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Network Analysis and Legal Scholarship

German Law Journal, 2017
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 27 Oct 2020 Last Revised: 03 Nov 2020
Emanuel V. Towfigh and Niels Petersen
EBS Law School and University of Muenster – Faculty of Law
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German Law Journal

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Do Direct-Democratic Procedures Lead to Higher Acceptance Than Political Representation?

Public Choice, 2016
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 02 Jul 2020
Emanuel V. Towfigh
EBS Law School
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Behavioral Law and Economics, Empirical Legal Studies, Political Economy, Political Parties, Publications

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Rational Choice and Its Limits

German Law Journal, 17, No. 5, pp 763-778, 2016
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 07 Jul 2020
Emanuel V. Towfigh
EBS Law School
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Rational Choice

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Economic Methods for Lawyers (revised and expanded English edition)

Edgar Elgar International Academic Publisher, Cheltenham
Number of pages: 225 Posted: 09 Feb 2022
Emanuel V. Towfigh and Niels Petersen
EBS Law School and University of Muenster – Faculty of Law
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Game Theory, Public Choice, social choice theory, behavioural economics, empirical research design, basic statistics

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Making Open Access Viable Economically

German Law Journal (GLJ), Volume 21, Issue 6, pp. 1129-1133, 2020
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 03 Nov 2020
Emanuel V. Towfigh
EBS Law School
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Law, Open Access, Multimedia, Funding, German Law Journal

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Die rechtliche Verfassung von Religionsgemeinschaften: Eine Untersuchung am Beispiel der Bahai) - 2nd Edition (The Legal Constitution of Religious Communities: An Investigation Using the Example of the Bahai-Community)

© 2021 Mohr SiebeckTübingen. www.mohrsiebeck.com, Peking University School of Transnational Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 290 Posted: 29 Aug 2022
Emanuel V. Towfigh
EBS Law School
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Bahai, Religion, Constitutional Law, Religion & Law

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Das Parteien-Paradox. Ein Beitrag zur Bestimmung des Verhältnisses von Demokratie und Parteien (The Paradox of the Parties. A Contribution on the Relationship Between Democracy and Political Parties)

Jus Publicum Series, vol. 244, Tübingen (Mohr Siebeck), 286 pages
Number of pages: 303 Posted: 30 Mar 2022
Emanuel V. Towfigh
EBS Law School
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Bahá’í Law, German Constitutional Law, Baháí, Diversity, Religion, Law and Religion

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Bahai, Religion, Dissertation

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Rational Choice and Its Limits (Revised Version)

Goldmann M., Steininger S. (eds) Democracy and Financial Order: Legal Perspectives. Beiträge zum ausländischen öffentlichen Recht und Völkerrecht (Veröffentlichungen des Max-Planck-Instituts für ausländisches öffentliches Recht und Völkerrecht), vol 273. Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
Posted: 07 Jul 2020 Last Revised: 08 Sep 2020
Emanuel V. Towfigh
EBS Law School

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Rational Choice

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Total Downloads: 9
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Sticky Rebates: Loyalty Rebates Impede Rational Switching of Consumers

7th Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 15 Jul 2012
Goethe University Frankfurt - Faculty of Law, University of CologneMax Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods and EBS Law School
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Biases, Prospect theory, Consumer decision making, Rebates, Antitrust