Recent blog posts

  • No more "now where do I have my USB drive?" When giving presentations at conferences or in research seminars, there is always the question of how to get the presentation onto the presenter computer. This involved me having to remember ...
    Posted Nov 28, 2019, 2:00 PM by Stefan Palan
  • New paper in Experimental Economics The term "wisdom of crowds" is well-recognized at least since the publication of James Surowiecki's book with the same title. It refers to the phenomenon that the aggregated ...
    Posted Nov 11, 2019, 5:18 AM by Stefan Palan
  • New paper in Journal of Banking and Finance What do investors perceive as risky? And if what they perceive as being risky differs from what finance theory suggests constitues risk - does the market eliminate any potential biases from ...
    Posted Sep 29, 2019, 11:58 PM by Stefan Palan
  • New paper in Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control A joint paper with Marcus Giamattei, Jürgen Huber, Johann Graf Lambsdorff and Andreas Nicklisch, titled "Who inflates the bubble? Forecasters and traders in experimental asset markets", has recently been published ...
    Posted Jul 18, 2019, 12:06 AM by Stefan Palan
  • Senator The University of Graz has elected a new senate in which I will serve as a senator from October 2019. I look forward to this new challenge and to working ...
    Posted Aug 3, 2019, 1:00 PM by Stefan Palan
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Conferences and research stays

Conference/InvitationDateActivity
Austrian Working Group on Banking and Finance, Vaduz, Liechtenstein 2019-11 Presentation of "Earnings Autocorrelation and the Post-Earnings-Announcement Drift" 
CORE Seminar, UC Louvain, Belgium 2019-10 Presentation of "Earnings Autocorrelation and the Post-Earnings-Announcement Drift" 
Research Seminar, School of Business, Economics and Social Sciences, Graz, Austria 2019-10 Presentation of "Aggregation mechanisms for crowd predictions" 
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Accepted and published books and papers

TitleAuthorsPublication outletYearDescription
Who inflates the bubble? Analysts and traders in experimental asset markets. Giamattei, M. | Huber, J. | Lambsdorff, J. | Nicklisch, A. | Palan, S. Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control Forthcoming Paper studying the interaction between analysts and traders. 
Aggregation mechanisms for crowd predictions Palan, S. | Huber, J. | Senninger, L. Experimental Economics Forthcoming Comparison of different information aggregation mechanisms for harnessing the wisdom of crowds.  
Does Investor Risk Perception Drive Asset Prices in Markets? Experimental Evidence. Huber, J. | Palan, S. | Zeisberger, S. Journal of Banking and Finance 108(105635) 2019 Investigation into investors' perception of risk in a market context. 
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Work in progress

Project/paper titleAuthorsDescriptionWorking paper
Earnings Autocorrelation and the Post-Earnings-Announcement Drift Fink, J. | Palan, S. | Theissen, E. Experiment investigating the effect of correlated earnings on post-earnings-announcement drift.  
Is there a premium for socially responsible investments? Freundt, J. | Lange, A. | Nicklisch, A. | Palan, S. Study investigating the pricing of socially responsible investments in a market context.  
Gender wording and its effect on comprehension and behavior in experiments Hofer, C. | Palan, S. Study of how different ways of presenting gender in experimental instructions affects outcomes.  
Fleeing insider trading regulation Merl, R. | Palan, S. | Schmidt, D. | Stöckl, T. Paper investigating whether informed and uninformed traders would endogenously choose to implement legislation banning insider trading.  
Insider trading legislation and short selling Merl, R. | Palan, S. | Stöckl, T. Paper evaluating the joint effects of two market interventions.  
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