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  1. Ensthaler, Ludwig, Olga Nottmeyer, Georg Weizsäcker and Christian Zankiewicz, "Hidden Skewness: On the Difficulty of Multiplicative Compounding under Random Shocks", CESifo Working Paper No. 4760, April 2014 | Abstract | Download

  2. Greaker, Mads and Kristoffer Midttømme, "Optimal Environmental Policy with Network Effects: Will Pigovian Taxation Lead to Excess Inertia?", CESifo Working Paper No. 4759, April 2014 | Abstract | Download

  3. Fiocco, Raffaele and Roland Strausz, "Consumer Standards as a Strategic Device to Mitigate Ratchet Effects in Dynamic Regulation", CESifo Working Paper No. 4758, April 2014 | Abstract | Download

  4. Fischer, Carolyn, Richard G. Newell and Louis Preonas, "Environmental and Technology Policy Options in the Electricity Sector: Interactions and Outcomes", CESifo Working Paper No. 4757, April 2014 | Abstract | Download

  5. Bougheas, Spiros and Alan P. Kirman, "Complex Financial Networks and Systemic Risk: A Review", CESifo Working Paper No. 4756, April 2014 | Abstract | Download

  6. Ahlfeldt, Gabriel M., Kristoffer Möller, Sevrin Waights and Nicolai Wendland, "Game of Zones: The Political Economy of Conservation Areas", CESifo Working Paper No. 4755, April 2014 | Abstract | Download

  7. Brakman, Steven, Harry Garretsen and Abdella Oumer, "Town Twinning and German City Growth", CESifo Working Paper No. 4754, April 2014 | Abstract | Download

  8. Dur, Robert and Ben Vollaard, "The Power of a Bad Example - A Field Experiment in Household Garbage Disposal", CESifo Working Paper No. 4753, April 2014 | Abstract | Download

  9. Caporale, Guglielmo Maria, Luis A. Gil-Alana, Alex Plastun and Inna Makarenko, "Intraday Anomalies and Market Efficiency: A Trading Robot Analysis", CESifo Working Paper No. 4752, April 2014 | Abstract | Download

  10. Booth, Alison L. and Patrick J. Nolen, "Can Risk-taking Preferences be Modified? Some Experimental Evidence", CESifo Working Paper No. 4751, April 2014 | Abstract | Download

  11. Winschel, Evguenia and Philipp Zahn, "When Ignorance is Bliss - Information Asymmetries Enhance Prosocial Behavior in Dictator Games", CESifo Working Paper No. 4750, April 2014 | Abstract | Download

  12. Bauernschuster, Stefan and Oliver Falck, "Culture, Spatial Diffusion of Ideas and their Long-Lasting Imprints - Evidence from Froebel's Kindergarten Movement", CESifo Working Paper No. 4749, April 2014 | Abstract | Download

  13. Djajic, Slobodan and Michael S. Michael, "International Migration of Skilled Workers with Endogenous Policies", CESifo Working Paper No. 4748, April 2014 | Abstract | Download

  14. Friehe, Tim and Hannah Schildberg-Hörisch, "Crime and Self-Control Revisited: Disentangling the Effect of Self-Control on Risk and Social Preferences", CESifo Working Paper No. 4747, April 2014 | Abstract | Download

  15. Cai, Weixian and John Whalley, "Effective VAT Rates and Administrative Discretion in China", CESifo Working Paper No. 4746, April 2014 | Abstract | Download

  16. Breyer, Friedrich and Joachim Weimann, "Of Morals, Markets and Mice: A Comment on Falk and Szech", CESifo Working Paper No. 4745, April 2014 | Abstract | Download

  17. Angelopoulos, Konstantinos, Stylianos Asimakopoulos and Jim Malley, "Tax Smoothing in a Business Cycle Model with Capital-Skill Complementarity", CESifo Working Paper No. 4744, April 2014 | Abstract | Download

  18. Samargandi, Nahla, Jan Fidrmuc and Sugata Ghosh, "Is the Relationship between Financial Development and Economic Growth Monotonic? Evidence from a Sample of Middle Income Countries", CESifo Working Paper No. 4743, April 2014 | Abstract | Download

  19. Fischer, Carolyn, Mads Greaker and Knut Einar Rosendahl, "Robust Policies against Emission Leakage: The Case for Upstream Subsidies", CESifo Working Paper No. 4742, April 2014 | Abstract | Download

  20. Thöni, Christian and Simon Gaechter, "Peer Effects and Social Preferences in Voluntary Cooperation", CESifo Working Paper No. 4741, April 2014 | Abstract | Download

  21. Dwenger, Nadja, Dorothea Kübler and Georg Weizsäcker, "Flipping a Coin: Theory and Evidence", CESifo Working Paper No. 4740, April 2014 | Abstract | Download

  22. Krähmer, Daniel and Roland Strausz, "Ex Post Information Rents in Sequential Screening", CESifo Working Paper No. 4739, April 2014 | Abstract | Download

  23. Gathmann, Christina and Nicolas Keller, "Returns to Citizenship? Evidence from Germany's Recent Immigration Reforms", CESifo Working Paper No. 4738, April 2014 | Abstract | Download

  24. Cunha, Alexandre B. and Emanuel Ornelas, "Political Competition and the Limits of Political Compromise", CESifo Working Paper No. 4737, April 2014 | Abstract | Download

  25. Cesa-Bianchi, Ambrogio, M. Hashem Pesaran and Alessandro Rebucci, "Uncertainty and Economic Activity: A Global Perspective", CESifo Working Paper No. 4736, April 2014 | Abstract | Download


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