Recent blog posts

  • New working paper studying the disposition effect I have just published a new working paper studying the disposition effect. Following a seminar presentation at the Université catholique de Louvain in October of last year, I joined the ...
    Posted Jul 21, 2020, 1:34 AM by Stefan Palan
  • Short video explaining the review and publication process I recently looked for a short video explaining how the review and publication process works at research journals. I intended to (and did) use it to give the students in ...
    Posted Apr 29, 2020, 5:03 AM by Stefan Palan
  • Interview by TOP-Gewinn I was recently interviewed by Martin Maier from GEWINN, a leading Austrian business magazine. We talked about my research with Jürgen Huber and Stefan Zeisberger into the factors driving risk ...
    Posted Feb 24, 2020, 3:06 AM by Stefan Palan
  • PhD student receives grant from Austrian Academy of Sciences The year started on a positive note when we learnt that Kerstin Mitterbacher, a PhD student of mine, was granted a 2-year DOC stipend by the Austrian Academy of ...
    Posted Feb 4, 2020, 2:21 PM by Stefan Palan
  • 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
Showing posts 1 - 5 of 32. View more »

Conferences and research stays

Conference/InvitationDateActivity
Experimental Finance Workshop, Radboud University, Netherlands [online] 2020-11 Presentation of "Earnings Autocorrelation and the Post-Earnings-Announcement Drift" 
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" 
Showing 3 items from page Presentations sorted by Date, Conference/Invitation. View more »

Accepted and published books and papers

TitleAuthorsPublication outletYearDescription
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.  
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 110(103718) 2020 Paper studying the interaction between analysts and traders. 
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. 
Showing 3 items from page Books and papers sorted by Year, Authors, Title. View more »

Work in progress

Project/paper titleAuthorsDescriptionWorking paper
Retail investors’ disposition effect and order choices De Winne, R. | Luong, N. | Palan, S. Study investigating how the disposition effect affects investors' order choices. https://ssrn.com/abstract=3657007 
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.  
Human Perception of Risk and Return Holzmeister, F. | Huber, C. | Palan, S. Survey article about the way investors perceive risk and return.  
Insider trading legislation and trader migration Merl, R. | Palan, S. | Schmidt, D. | Stöckl, T. Paper investigating whether informed and uninformed traders would endogenously choose to implement legislation banning insider trading.  
Showing 5 items from page Work in progress sorted by Authors, Project/paper title. View more »