November 20, 2018
Armin Falk on culture and economic preferences
Armin Falk presented his insights from the Global Preferences Survey at this year's Forum for Economic Dialogue.
October 10, 2018
Paola Giuliano on the origins and persistence of gender roles
Paola Giuliano (UCLA) reviewed work on the origin of differences in gender norms, with particular emphasis on differences in agricultural technologies.
September 26, 2018
Two prize-winning papers by Chris Roth
briq researcher receives EEA Young Economist Award and Reinhard Selten Award
September 4, 2018
Armin Falk receives Felix Büchel Award 2018
At the 13th International SOEP User Conference, Armin Falk was the first experimental economist to receive the Felix Büchel Award.
August 24, 2018
Michal Bauer on nasty behavior in groups
How do individuals and groups differ in their decision-making processes and what are the wider consequences of this group interaction?
July 6, 2018
Alex Imas on the dynamics of decision-making
By better understanding the dynamics of how prior outcomes are mentally grouped with prospects, managers can better structure contracts to align their risk preferences with those of their employees.
May 30, 2018
briq Research Retreat
At a briq Research Retreat on May 29-30, some of the world’s leading behavioral economists came together in Bonn.
April 26, 2018
Patient countries are rich countries
Patience may be the decisive factor why some countries are richer than others.
April 3, 2018
Unfair pay has negative health effects
Study shows that unfair pay not only reduces work morale, but can also affect the health status of the workforce.
March 9, 2018
People become more risk-averse with age
The results of a study published in the Economic Journal suggest that willingness to take risks declines with age, implying that societies may become more risk-averse as their population ages.
February 8, 2018
Many Germans know little about economics
In a representative survey, briq and DIE ZEIT tested the knowledge of the German population about basic economic concepts and facts.
September 28, 2017
Impressions from the briq opening ceremony
During a grand opening ceremony with more than 80 invited guests from science and society, briq was officially introduced to the public on September 27, 2017.