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Workplace:Nationalekonomiska institutionen (Department of Economics), Handelshögskolan (School of Business, Economics and Law), Göteborgs Universitet (University of Gothenburg), (more information at EDIRC)

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Working Papers

2017

  1. Paternalism against Veblen: Optimal Taxation and Non-Respected Preferences for Social Comparisons
    Umeå Economic Studies, Umeå University, Department of Economics Downloads
    Also in Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics (2014) Downloads View citations (2)
    Umeå Economic Studies, Umeå University, Department of Economics (2014) Downloads View citations (2)

2016

  1. Genuine Saving and Conspicuous Consumption
    Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics Downloads
    Also in Umeå Economic Studies, Umeå University, Department of Economics (2014) Downloads
    Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics (2014) Downloads
  2. Inequality Aversion and Marginal Income Taxation
    Umeå Economic Studies, Umeå University, Department of Economics Downloads
    Also in Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics (2016) Downloads
  3. Redistribution Through Charity, and Optimal Taxation when People are Concerned with Social Status
    Graz Economics Papers, University of Graz, Department of Economics Downloads
    Also in Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics (2016) Downloads
    MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany (2016) Downloads
    Umeå Economic Studies, Umeå University, Department of Economics (2016) Downloads
  4. Social Comparisons and Optimal Taxation in a Small Open Economy
    Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics Downloads
    Also in Umeå Economic Studies, Umeå University, Department of Economics (2016) Downloads

2015

  1. Keeping up with the Joneses, the Smiths and the Tanakas: On International Tax Coordination and Social Comparisons
    Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (12)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Public Economics (2015)

2014

  1. Keeping others in our mind or in our heart? Distribution games under cognitive load
    Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (12)
  2. Publicly Provided Private Goods and Optimal Taxation when Consumers Have Positional Preferences
    Umeå Economic Studies, Umeå University, Department of Economics Downloads
    Also in Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics (2013) Downloads

2013

  1. Discounting and Relative Consumption
    Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics Downloads
    Also in Discussion Papers, Resources For the Future (2011) Downloads

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Environmental Economics and Management (2015)
  2. Keeping up with the Joneses, the Smiths and the Tanakas: Optimal Taxation with Social Comparisons in a Multi-Country Economy
    Umeå Economic Studies, Umeå University, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (1)
  3. State-Variable Public Goods and Social Comparisons over Time
    Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics Downloads

2012

  1. Are Social Preferences Stable over Time?
    Working Papers, Development and Policies Research Center (DEPOCEN), Vietnam Downloads
  2. Social preferences are stable over long periods of time
    Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Public Economics (2014)
  3. When Samuelson Met Veblen Abroad: National and Global Public Good Provision when Social Comparisons Matter
    Umeå Economic Studies, Umeå University, Department of Economics Downloads
    Also in Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics (2012) Downloads

    See also Journal Article in Economica (2014)

2011

  1. Animal Welfare and Social Decisions
    Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics Downloads
  2. Does Environmental Economics Produce Aeroplanes Without Engines? - On the Need for an Environmental Social Science
    Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Journal Article in Environmental & Resource Economics (2011)
  3. Funding a New Bridge in Rural Vietnam: A field experiment on conditional cooperation and default contributions
    Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (2)
  4. Self-Image and Valuation of Moral Goods: Stated versus Real Willingness to Pay
    Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics Downloads
  5. State-Variable Public Goods When Relative Consumption Matters: A Dynamic Optimal Taxation Approach
    Umeå Economic Studies, Umeå University, Department of Economics Downloads
  6. The Willingness to Pay-Willingness to Accept Gap Revisited: The Role of Emotions and Moral Satisfaction
    Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Psychology (2011)

2010

  1. Are Men Really More Overconfident than Women? - A Natural Field Experiment on Exam Behavior
    Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Are Most People Consequentialists?
    Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Economics Letters (2012)
  3. HEALTH INVESTMENTS UNDER RISK AND AMBIGUITY
    Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics Downloads
  4. POSITIONAL PREFERENCES IN TIME AND SPACE: IMPLICATIONS FOR OPTIMAL INCOME TAXATION
    Umeå Economic Studies, Umeå University, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics (2010) Downloads View citations (1)
  5. Veblen’s Theory of the Leisure Class Revisited: Implications for Optimal Income Taxation
    Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics Downloads
    Also in Umeå Economic Studies, Umeå University, Department of Economics (2010) Downloads

    See also Journal Article in Social Choice and Welfare (2013)

2009

  1. Are Social Preferences Skin Deep? Dictators under Cognitive Load
    Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (26)
  2. Conspicuous Leisure: Optimal Income Taxation when both Relative Consumption and Relative Leisure Matter
    Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in Umeå Economic Studies, Umeå University, Department of Economics (2009) Downloads View citations (2)

    See also Journal Article in Scandinavian Journal of Economics (2013)
  3. Does age matter for the value of life? - Evidence from a choice experiment in rural Bangladesh
    Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics
  4. Fairness Concerns in Environmental Economics - Do They Really Matter and If So How?
    Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (1)
  5. POSITIONAL CONCERNS IN AN OLG MODEL: OPTIMAL LABOR AND CAPITAL INCOME TAXATION
    Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in International Economic Review (2010)
  6. Risk Aversion and Expected Utility of Consumption over Time
    Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Journal Article in Games and Economic Behavior (2010)
  7. Voting Motives, Group Identity, and Social Norms
    Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (1)

2008

  1. Anonymity, Reciprocity, and Conformity: Evidence from Voluntary Contributions to a National Park in Costa Rica
    Discussion Papers, Resources For the Future Downloads View citations (171)
    Also in Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics (2007) Downloads View citations (9)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Public Economics (2008)
  2. Full title Does Context Matter More for Hypothetical Than for Actual Contributions? Evidence from a Natural Field Experiment
    Discussion Papers, Resources For the Future Downloads View citations (18)
  3. Positional Concerns with Multiple Reference Points: Optimal Income Taxation and Public Goods in an OLG Model
    Umeå Economic Studies, Umeå University, Department of Economics Downloads
    Also in Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics (2008) Downloads
  4. The Behavioural Economics of Climate Change
    Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (46)
    See also Journal Article in Oxford Review of Economic Policy (2008)

2007

  1. Does context matter more for hypothetical than for actual contributions? Evidence from a natural field experiment
    Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Journal Article in Experimental Economics (2008)
  2. Hypothetical bias in choice experiments: Within versus between subject tests
    Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (4)

2006

  1. A Note on the Risk Behavior and Death of Homo Economicus
    Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Cost Benefit Rules when Nature Counts
    Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (1)
  3. Emotions, Morality and Public Goods: The WTA-WTP Disparity Revisited
    Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (2)
  4. Mad Cows, Terrorism and Junk Food: Should Public Policy Reflect Subjective or Objective Risks?
    Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics Downloads
  5. Om nationalekonomisk imperialism och idéutveckling
    Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics Downloads
  6. Should Animal Welfare Count?
    Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics Downloads
  7. Should We Trust Hypothetical Referenda? Test and Identification Problems
    Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics Downloads
  8. Trust and Religion: Experimental Evidence from Bangladesh
    Keele Economics Research Papers, Centre for Economic Research, Keele University Downloads
    Also in Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics (2005) View citations (12)
  9. Trust, Trust Games and Stated Trust: Evidence from Rural Bangladesh
    Keele Economics Research Papers, Centre for Economic Research, Keele University Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics (2005) View citations (15)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization (2013)
  10. Who Are the Trustworthy, We Think?
    Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization (2008)

2005

  1. Keeping Up with the Vaishyas: Caste and Relative Standing
    Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (3)
  2. Optimal Environmental Road pricing
    Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Economics Letters (2006)

2004

  1. Does stake size matter in trust games?
    Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics View citations (4)
    See also Journal Article in Economics Letters (2005)
  2. Global environmental problems, efficiency and limited altruism
    Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Economics Letters (2005)
  3. Honestly, why are you driving a BMW?
    Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization (2006)

2003

  1. Anyone for Higher Speed Limits? - Self-Interested and Adaptive Political Preferences
    Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in Public Choice (2005)
  2. Are Some Lives More Valuable?
    Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics View citations (1)
  3. Do You Enjoy Having More Than Others? Survey Evidence of Positional Goods
    Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics View citations (24)
    See also Journal Article in Economica (2007)
  4. SELF IMAGE AND CHOICE EXPERIMENTS: HYPOTHETICAL AND ACTUAL WILLINGNESS TO PAY
    Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (13)
  5. Should policy be concerned with objective or subjective risks?
    Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics Downloads

2002

  1. Choosing from Behind a Veil of Ignorance in India
    Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in Applied Economics Letters (2003)
  2. Costs and Benefits of Electric Vehicles - A 2010 Perspective
    Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics Downloads
  3. Is Transport Safety More Valuable in the Air?
    Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Risk and Uncertainty (2004)

2001

  1. ARE PEOPLE INEQUALITY AVERSE OR JUST RISK AVERSE?
    Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Environmental Policy when People's Preferences are Inconsistent, Non-Welfaristic, or simply Not Developed
    Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (1)
  3. Estimating individual driving distance by car and public transport use in Sweden
    Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in Applied Economics (2002)
  4. How Much Do We Care About Absolute Versus Relative Income and Consumption?
    Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization (2005)
  5. MEASURING HYPOTHETICAL GRANDPARENTS PREFERENCES FOR EQUALITY AND RELATIVE STANDINGS
    Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (11)
  6. Should We Use Distributional Weights in CBA When Income Taxes Can Deal with Equity?
    Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (1)
  7. THE VALUE OF RISK - FREE CIGARETTES - DO SMOKERS UNDERESTIMATE THE RISK?
    Working Papers in Economics, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Journal Article in Health Economics (2004)

Journal Articles

2015

  1. Discounting and relative consumption
    Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, 2015, 71, (C), 19-33 Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Working Paper (2013)
  2. Funding a new bridge in rural Vietnam: a field experiment on social influence and default contributions
    Oxford Economic Papers, 2015, 67, (4), 987-1014 Downloads
  3. Keeping up with the Joneses, the Smiths and the Tanakas: On international tax coordination and social comparisons
    Journal of Public Economics, 2015, 131, (C), 71-86 Downloads View citations (11)
    See also Working Paper (2015)

2014

  1. Positional preferences in time and space: Optimal income taxation with dynamic social comparisons
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2014, 101, (C), 1-23 Downloads View citations (7)
  2. Social preferences are stable over long periods of time
    Journal of Public Economics, 2014, 117, (C), 104-114 Downloads View citations (29)
    See also Working Paper (2012)
  3. State-variable public goods and social comparisons
    Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, 2014, 68, (2), 390-410 Downloads View citations (2)
  4. When Samuelson Met Veblen Abroad: National and Global Public Good Provision when Social Comparisons Matter
    Economica, 2014, 81, (322), 224-243 Downloads View citations (14)
    See also Working Paper (2012)

2013

  1. Conspicuous Leisure: Optimal Income Taxation When Both Relative Consumption and Relative Leisure Matter
    Scandinavian Journal of Economics, 2013, 115, (1), 155-175 Downloads View citations (14)
    See also Working Paper (2009)
  2. Trust, trust games and stated trust: Evidence from rural Bangladesh
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2013, 95, (C), 286-298 Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Working Paper (2006)
  3. Veblen’s theory of the leisure class revisited: implications for optimal income taxation
    Social Choice and Welfare, 2013, 41, (3), 551-578 Downloads View citations (5)
    See also Working Paper (2010)

2012

  1. Are most people consequentialists?
    Economics Letters, 2012, 115, (2), 225-228 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2010)
  2. Behavioral Economics and Environmental Policy
    Annual Review of Resource Economics, 2012, 4, (1), 75-99 Downloads View citations (13)
  3. Self-image and valuation of moral goods: Stated versus actual willingness to pay
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2012, 84, (3), 879-891 Downloads View citations (23)

2011

  1. Does Environmental Economics Produce Aeroplanes Without Engines? On the Need for an Environmental Social Science
    Environmental & Resource Economics, 2011, 48, (3), 337-361 Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Working Paper (2011)
  2. Saving lives versus life‐years in rural Bangladesh: an ethical preferences approach
    Health Economics, 2011, 20, (6), 723-736 Downloads
  3. The willingness to pay–willingness to accept gap revisited: The role of emotions and moral satisfaction
    Journal of Economic Psychology, 2011, 32, (6), 908-917 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2011)

2010

  1. Fair Air: Distributive Justice and Environmental Economics
    Environmental & Resource Economics, 2010, 46, (2), 147-166 Downloads View citations (11)
  2. POSITIONAL CONCERNS IN AN OLG MODEL: OPTIMAL LABOR AND CAPITAL INCOME TAXATION
    International Economic Review, 2010, 51, (4), 1071-1095 Downloads View citations (55)
    See also Working Paper (2009)
  3. Risk aversion and expected utility of consumption over time
    Games and Economic Behavior, 2010, 68, (1), 208-219 Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Working Paper (2009)
  4. Scale factors and hypothetical referenda: A clarifying note
    Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, 2010, 59, (3), 286-292 Downloads View citations (5)
  5. Why Do You Vote and Vote as You Do?
    Kyklos, 2010, 63, (4), 495-516 Downloads View citations (14)

2009

  1. Keeping up with the Vaishyas? Caste and relative standing in India
    Oxford Economic Papers, 2009, 61, (1), 52-73 Downloads View citations (38)
  2. Trust and Religion: Experimental Evidence from Rural Bangladesh
    Economica, 2009, 76, (303), 462-485 Downloads View citations (27)

2008

  1. Anonymity, reciprocity, and conformity: Evidence from voluntary contributions to a national park in Costa Rica
    Journal of Public Economics, 2008, 92, (5-6), 1047-1060 Downloads View citations (154)
    See also Working Paper (2008)
  2. Are some lives more valuable? An ethical preferences approach
    Journal of Health Economics, 2008, 27, (3), 739-752 Downloads View citations (19)
  3. Does context matter more for hypothetical than for actual contributions? Evidence from a natural field experiment
    Experimental Economics, 2008, 11, (3), 299-314 Downloads View citations (21)
    See also Working Paper (2007)
  4. Mad cows, terrorism and junk food: Should public policy reflect perceived or objective risks?
    Journal of Health Economics, 2008, 27, (2), 234-248 Downloads View citations (22)
  5. Measuring Hypothetical Bias in Choice Experiments: The Importance of Cognitive Consistency
    The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy, 2008, 8, (1), 1-10 Downloads View citations (31)
  6. The behavioural economics of climate change
    Oxford Review of Economic Policy, 2008, 24, (2), 280-297 Downloads View citations (42)
    See also Working Paper (2008)
  7. When the Joneses' consumption hurts: Optimal public good provision and nonlinear income taxation
    Journal of Public Economics, 2008, 92, (5-6), 986-997 Downloads View citations (87)
  8. Who are the trustworthy, we think?
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2008, 68, (3-4), 456-465 Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Working Paper (2006)

2007

  1. Do You Enjoy Having More than Others? Survey Evidence of Positional Goods
    Economica, 2007, 74, (296), 586-598 Downloads View citations (160)
    See also Working Paper (2003)

2006

  1. Honestly, why are you driving a BMW?
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2006, 60, (2), 129-146 Downloads View citations (115)
    See also Working Paper (2004)
  2. Optimal environmental road pricing
    Economics Letters, 2006, 90, (2), 225-229 Downloads View citations (9)
    See also Working Paper (2005)

2005

  1. Anyone for higher speed limits? – Self-interested and adaptive political preferences
    Public Choice, 2005, 122, (3), 319-331 Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Working Paper (2003)
  2. Distributional Weights in Cost-Benefit Analysis—Should We Forget about Them?
    Land Economics, 2005, 81, (3) Downloads View citations (28)
  3. Does stake size matter in trust games?
    Economics Letters, 2005, 88, (3), 365-369 Downloads View citations (48)
    See also Working Paper (2004)
  4. Global environmental problems, efficiency and limited altruism
    Economics Letters, 2005, 86, (1), 101-106 Downloads View citations (9)
    See also Working Paper (2004)
  5. How much do we care about absolute versus relative income and consumption?
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2005, 56, (3), 405-421 Downloads View citations (280)
    See also Working Paper (2001)

2004

  1. Is Transport Safety More Valuable in the Air?
    Journal of Risk and Uncertainty, 2004, 28, (2), 147-163 Downloads View citations (25)
    See also Working Paper (2002)
  2. The value of risk-free cigarettes - do smokers underestimate the risk?
    Health Economics, 2004, 13, (1), 59-71 Downloads View citations (8)
    See also Working Paper (2001)

2003

  1. Choosing from behind a veil of ignorance in India
    Applied Economics Letters, 2003, 10, (13), 825-827 Downloads View citations (18)
    See also Working Paper (2002)
  2. Costs and Benefits of Electric Vehicles
    Journal of Transport Economics and Policy, 2003, 37, (1), 1-28 Downloads View citations (13)
  3. Goal Conflicts in Political Decisionmaking: A Survey of Municipality Politicians' Views of Road Pricing
    Environment and Planning C, 2003, 21, (4), 615-624 Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in Environment and Planning C: Government and Policy, 2003, 21, (4), 615-624 (2003) Downloads View citations (4)

2002

  1. A conceptual analysis of the impact of travel demand management on private car use
    Transport Policy, 2002, 9, (1), 59-70 Downloads View citations (21)
  2. Estimating individual driving distance by car and public transport use in Sweden
    Applied Economics, 2002, 34, (8), 959-967 Downloads View citations (16)
    See also Working Paper (2001)
  3. Measuring Future Grandparents" Preferences for Equality and Relative Standing
    Economic Journal, 2002, 112, (479), 362-383 Downloads View citations (238)

2000

  1. On the Value of Life in Rich and Poor Countries and Distributional Weights Beyond Utilitarianism
    Environmental & Resource Economics, 2000, 17, (3), 299-310 Downloads View citations (17)
  2. Willingness to pay for improved air quality in Sweden
    Applied Economics, 2000, 32, (6), 661-669 Downloads View citations (78)

1998

  1. On the problematic link between fundamental ethics and economic policy recommendations
    Journal of Economic Methodology, 1998, 5, (2), 263-297 Downloads View citations (5)
  2. The Importance of Ethics in Environmental Economics with a Focus on Existence Values
    Environmental & Resource Economics, 1998, 11, (3), 429-442 Downloads View citations (2)
 
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