Article by Frederike Zufall and her co-authors published in Artificial Intelligence and Law

Article by Frederike Zufall and her co-authors published in Artificial Intelligence and Law

To what extent can legal concepts and legal decision-making be transferred into mathematical models? Frederike Zufall and her co-authors Rampei Kimura and Linyu Peng have pursued this question for the legal concept of balancing interests. They developed two mathematical models to represent the decision of weighing two conflicting rights against each other.

Christoph Engel, Matthias Sutter and Pascal Langenbach publish new research videos at "Latest Thinking"

Christoph Engel, Matthias Sutter and Pascal Langenbach publish new research videos at "Latest Thinking"

Christoph Engel: "How Are a Plaintiff’s Chances Affected by the Composition of the Court?"
Matthias Sutter: "How Are Economic Preferences Formed in Early Life and Adolescence?"
Pascal Langenbach: "How Does the Computerization of Decision Making Affect Perceptions of Fairness?"

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FAZ-Article: "Fighting Covid using call centers”

FAZ-Article: "Fighting Covid using call centers”

Information provision over the phone saves lives – A randomized controlled trial to contain COVID-19 in rural Bangladesh at the pandemic’s onset.
The FAZ reports on the research findings of our behavioral economists Sebastian O. Schneider and Matthias Sutter (with their co-authors Shyamal Chowdhury and Hannah Schildberg-Hörisch).

 

Article by Matthias Sutter and his co-authors is forthcoming in the Quarterly Journal of Economics

Article by Matthias Sutter and his co-authors is forthcoming in the Quarterly Journal of Economics

In a clustered randomized controlled trial in 20 large Turkish companies and over 3,000 headquarter employees, Matthias Sutter and his co-authors Sule Alan and Gözde Corekcioglu show how workplace climate can be improved and turnover be reduced. The training intervention particularly improves the leader-subordinate relationship

President’s and General Secretary’s Visit

President’s and General Secretary’s Visit

On August 11, president elect, Prof. Patrick Cramer, and general secretary of the Max Planck Society, Dr. Simone Schwanitz, visited our institute. We feel very honored that our MPI for Research on Collective Goods was the first stop of the upcoming president’s and the general secretary’s tour to all institutes of our society. In addition to a general works meeting, the program included extensive meetings with PhD-student- and Postdoc-representatives, our head of administration, the research coordinator ...
 

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Recent Articles

Egger, Dennis; Haushofer, Johannes; Miguel, Edward; Niehaus, Paul; Walker, Michael
Econometrica, 90(6): 2603–2643, 2022

Chowdhury, Shyamal; Sutter, Matthias; Zimmermann, Klaus F.
Journal of Political Economy, 130(9): 2361-2410, 2022

Bortolotti, Stefania; Soraperra, Ivan; Sutter, Matthias; Zoller, Claudia
Too lucky to be true: Fairness views under the shadow of cheating
Review of Economics and Statistics, conditionally accepted


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Discussion Papers

Shyamal Chowdhury; Hannah Schildberg-Hörisch; Sebastian O. Schneider; Matthias Sutter
Information provision over the phone saves lives: An RCT to contain COVID-19 in rural Bangladesh at the pandemic’s onset

Theodore Alysandratos; Sotiris Georganas; Matthias Sutter
Reputation vs Selection Effects in Markets with Informational Asymmetries

Christoph Engel; Rima-Maria Rahal
Eye-Tracking as a Method for Legal Research


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