Dr. Thomas Lauer

Post-doctoral Researcher

Research Interests

Managerial Economics, Economics of Leadership, Experimental Organizational Economics, Behavioral Economics, Conditional Cooperation, Intergenerational Social Dilemmas

DFG research project

Experimental Studies on Determinants of Effective Leadership

Duration: 09/2013-08/2015


Dr. Thomas Lauer, University of Cologne

 Prof. Dr. Özgür Gürerk, RWTH Aachen University

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Curriculum Vitae

Education

Dr. (rer. pol.) in Economics, University of Erfurt 2011

Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Bettina Rockenbach, Prof. Dr. Peter Walgenbach

M.A. in Economics, University of Erfurt 2005

High School:   Salza Gymnasium, Bad Langensalza 1999

Previous Positions

Research Assistant, Chair of Microeconomics, University of Erfurt (2007-2011)

Lecturer in Economics, Frankfurt School of Finance and Management (since 2007)

Student Research Assistant, Chair of Microeconomics, University of Erfurt (2003 - 2005)

Student Research Assistant, Chair of Organizational Theory and Management, University of Erfurt (2001 - 2005)

Research Visits

Scholarships

Christoph-Martin-Wieland-Stipendium (University of Erfurt)

Publications

The Royal Lie (2012)
Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2013, 93, 305-313,
(with Bettina Rockenbach and Mareike Hoffmann) [link]

Not just hot air: Normative codes of conduct induce cooperative behavior, Review of Managerial Science, Vol. 2, No. 3 (2008), 183-197, (joint with Bettina Rockenbach and Peter Walgenbach) [link] [full text]

Working Paper

Might There Be More than a Grain of Truth in Self-Reported Effort Information? An Experimental Study (2014)
(with Özgür Gürerk and Mark Pigors) PDF [pdf]

Conferences

 Behavioural Science and Policy Conference, (April 2015), Presentation 'Intergenerational conflict as multi-level social dilemma' (with Robert Böhm and Özgür Gürerk)

Workshop WK ORG, (February 2015)

Economic Science Assosiation (ESA), (September 2014), Presentation 'Intergenerational conflict as multi-level social dilemma' (with Robert Böhm and Özgür Gürerk)

Economic Science Assosiation (ESA), (July 2013), Presentation 'The (detrimental) effects of self-reports on team performance.' (with Özgür Gürerk and Mark Pigors)

German Society of Experimental Economics,  (GfeW), (October 2011), Presentation 'In search of intentions - Specifying Beliefs in Public Good Games.' (with Fabian Kleine and Mark Pigors)

German Society of Experimental Economics,  (GfeW), (September 2010), Presentation 'Guided by example? Feedback and leadership in social dilemma situations.' (with Bettina Rockenbach and Peter Walgenbach)

German Society of Experimental Economics,  (GfeW), (Oktober 2009), Presentation 'Feedback and Cooperation. How missing Information keeps up Contributions' (with Bettina Rockenbach and Peter Walgenbach)

German Society of Experimental Economics,  (GfeW), (Oktober 2008), Presentation 'Does Management matter? The impact of obervation and rewards on cooperative behavior' (with Bettina Rockenbach and Peter Walgenbach)

Kommission Organisation (März 2007), Presentation 'Normative codes of conduct induce cooperative behavior' (with Bettina Rockenbach and Peter Walgenbach)

NeuroPsychoEconomics (Oktober 2006), Presentation 'Normative codes of conduct induce cooperative behavior' (with Bettina Rockenbach and Peter Walgenbach)

German Society of Experimental Economics,  (GfeW), (April 2006), Presentation 'Normative codes of conduct induce cooperative behavior' (with Bettina Rockenbach and Peter Walgenbach)

Teaching

Behavioral Economics [Lecture and Exercise] (Summer 2015)

Experimental Organizational Economics [Seminar] (Winter 2012/13; 2013/14]

Experimetrics - Analyzing experimental data [Seminar] (with Arne Weiß) (Summer 2013, 2014)

Do your own Experiment (with Arne Weiß) (Winter 2011/12; 2012/13; 2013/14)

Tutorials in Behavioral Economics (Summer 2013, 2014)

Tutorials in Experimental Economics (Winter 2011/12; 2012/13; 2013/14)

Microeconomics II: Regulation (with Özgür Gürerk) (2009 - 2011)

Tutorials in Management (2007/08 - 2010/11)

Tutorials in Microeconomics (with Balázs Rozsnyói) (2009/10)

 

 

Contact

Dr. Thomas Lauer

Staatswissenschaftliches Seminar für Experimentelle Wirtschafts- und Verhaltensforschung

Universitätsstraße 22a
D-50937 Köln
Building: 102
Room: 4.230

Phone: +49 221 470 8667
Fax: +49 221 470 8668

 Email

Office Hours

on appointment (by email)

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