Recent blog posts

  • Good news for the 'dismal science' In a recent article, the Economist picked up on the results of a replication study in experimental economics, published in Science. It favorably compares experimental economics to other experimental disciplines ...
    Posted Jul 7, 2016, 12:58 AM by Stefan Palan
  • GIMS cited in Science Since its publication in 2015, my asset market software GIMS ("Graz-Innsbruck Market System") has been downloaded several times and I have helped a number of researchers get started using ...
    Posted Mar 8, 2016, 6:29 AM by Stefan Palan
  • Website of the Finance Research Platform Graz online! I am pleased to announce that the website of the Finance Research Platform Graz (FiRe) is now online under Let me know what you think ...
    Posted Nov 25, 2015, 12:50 AM by Stefan Palan
  • Welcome Prof. Theissen, and first Research Day of the Finance Research Platform Graz This week was the first time our newly appointed research Professor, Erik Theissen, who normally works at the University of Mannheim, joined us in Graz. Prof. Theissen has a five ...
    Posted Nov 25, 2015, 12:54 AM by Stefan Palan
  • Sightseeing in Graz I just created a map for a colleague who will be visiting Graz and was asking for directions for a stroll around town. If you are also thinking of visiting ...
    Posted Sep 23, 2015, 3:10 AM by Stefan Palan
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Conferences and research stays

Economic Science Association 2016, Tucson, USA 2016-11 Presentation of "Is there a premium for socially responsible investments?" 
Experimental Finance North American Regional Conference 2016, Tucson, USA 2016-11 Presentation of "When chasing the offender hurts the victim: The case of insider legislation" 
Research Day, Finance Research Group, Graz, Austria 2016-08 Presentation on "Lower bounds in online donation forms" 
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Accepted and published books and papers

TitleAuthorsPublication outletYearDescription
When chasing the offender hurts the victim: The case of insider legislation Palan, S. | Stöckl, T. Journal of Financial Markets Forthcoming Experimental study on the impact of insider trading and financial market authority oversight on trader behavior and market performance. 
Collaborative decision systems in economics and in complex societal and environmental applications Fleiß, J. | Palan, S. Central European Journal of Operations Research 23(2), 279-282 2015 Editorial for a special issue. 
The Value of a Fallback Option  Füllbrunn, S. | Kreiner, S. | Palan, S. Central European Journal of Operations Research 23(2), 375-388 2015 An investigation into subjects' perception of the value of different fallback options in a second-price auction.  
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Work in progress

Project/paper titleAuthorsDescriptionWorking paper
The Impact of Choice Architecture on Online Donations Fleiß, E. | Gartler, K. | Palan, S. Experiment investigating different ways of eliciting donations to a charitable cause via an online form.  
Determinants of Insurance Fraud Fleiß, J. | Palan, S. | Schitter, C. A series of experiments investigating factors influencing fraudulent behavior in a neutral and in an insurance context, with a special focus on development over time.  
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.  
Who inflates the bubble? Analysts and traders in experimental asset markets. Giamattei, M. | Huber, J. | Lambsdorff, J. | Nicklisch, A. | Palan, S. Study of the interaction between analysts and traders and its impact on market quality.  
On the ability of different market mechanisms to aggregate information Huber, J. | Palan, S. Investigation into which market mechanism - continuous double auction or call auction - is more successful in aggregating dispersed information.  
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