Ben Greiner





Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien
Department of Strategy and Innovation


Email:bgreinerwu.ac.at

Short Curriculum Vitae

Employment
Since 07/2016 Professor of Empirical Business Research,
Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien, Department of Strategy and Innovation
Visting Professorial Fellow, University of New South Wales, School of Economics
01/2015 - 06/2016 Associate Professor, University of New South Wales, School of Economics
07/2012 - 12/2014 Senior Lecturer, University of New South Wales, School of Economics
09/2008 - 06/2012 Lecturer, University of New South Wales, School of Economics
08/2006 - 08/2008 CLER Research Fellow, Harvard Business School
08/2003 - 07/2006 Research Associate (Ph.D. student) at the Department for Economics and Social Sciences at the University of Cologne.
03/2002 - 07/2003 Research Fellow (Ph.D. student), Max Planck Institute of Economics, Strategic Interaction Group, Jena, Germany.
Education
2006 Dr. rer. pol. (Ph.D.) in Economics (s.c.l.), University of Cologne
10/1996 - 03/2002 Philosophy/Cultural Sciences, Humboldt-University Berlin
10/1995 - 03/2002 Business Administration, Humboldt-University Berlin, 2002 degree as Diplom-Kaufmann

Research topics

Current working papers

 
 
 
 

Publications

Refereed journal articles
  • 07Imperfect public monitoring with costly punishment - An experimental study. American Economic Review 102(7), 2012, 3317-32 (with Attila Ambrus). [Article] [Working Paper]
  • 08Social Communication and Discrimination - A Video Experiment. Experimental Economics 15(3), 2012, 398-417 (with Werner Güth and Ro'i Zultan). [Article] [Working Paper]
  • 09The Dynamic Interplay of Inequality and Trust - An Experimental Study. Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization 81, 2012, 355-365 (with Axel Ockenfels and Peter Werner). [Article] [Working Paper]
  • 10Wage Transparency and Performance: A Real-Effort Experiment. Economics Letters 111, 2011, 236-238 (with Axel Ockenfels and Peter Werner). [Article] [Working Paper]
  • 11From the Lab to the Field: The Economics of Trust. Kölner Zeitschrift für Soziologie und Sozialpsychologie, Special Issue 49, 2009, 219-242 (with Axel Ockenfels). (In German. Original title: "Vom Labor ins Feld: Die Ökonomik des Vertrauens".)
  • 12Herding, Social Preferences and (Non-)Conformity. Economics Letters 97(1), 2007, 74-80 (with Luca Corazzini). [Article] [Working Paper]
Books & chapters in books
  • 15The 1-800 critique, counter-examples, and the future of behavioral economics. In: G. Frechette and A. Schotter (eds.): The Methods of Modern Experimental Economics, Oxford University Press, 2015, 151-165 (with Ido Erev). [Article]
  • 16Internet Auctions. In: M. Peitz and J. Waldfogel (eds), The Oxford Handbook of the Digital Economy, Oxford University Press, 2012, pp. 306-342 (with Axel Ockenfels and Karim Sadrieh).
  • 17Learning to Bid in Markets with Reputation Information. In: W. Franz, H. J. Ramser, and M. Stadler (eds.): Experimental Economics, Wirtschaftswissenschaftliches Seminar Ottobeuren, Vol 38, Mohr Siebeck, Tübingen, 2009 (with Felix Lamouroux and Axel Ockenfels).
  • 18Experimental Studies on Solidarity. Logos Verlag, Berlin, Germany. ISBN 3-8325-1337-X. 2006. [Link to publisher]
  • 19An Online Recruitment System for Economic Experiments. In: Kurt Kremer, Volker Macho (Hrsg.): Forschung und wissenschaftliches Rechnen. GWDG Bericht 63. Ges. für Wiss. Datenverarbeitung, Göttingen, 2004, 79-93. [Article]
  • 20The Virtual Laboratory Infrastructure for Controlled Online Economic Experiments. In: Kurt Kremer, Volker Macho (Hrsg.): Forschung und wissenschaftliches Rechnen. GWDG Bericht 62, 59-73. Ges. für Wiss. Datenverarbeitung, Göttingen, 2002 (with H.-Arno Jacobsen and Carsten Schmidt). [Article]

Teaching

Current
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Previously
  • Economics of Strategy
  • Principles of Experimental and Behavioural Economics
  • Advanced Experimental and Behavioural Economics
  • Policy Evaluation Methods

ORSEE

Online Recruitment System for Economic Experiments

www.orsee.org

RePEcPHP

a PHP and MySQL based web interface to maintain a RePEc archive

Manual and source at RePEc

Talks and Seminars

2002: MPI Econ Jena, Strasbourg (ESA conf), U Halle Wittenberg (GEW conf); 2003: Humboldt-U Berlin, MPI Econ Jena, U Erfurt (ESA conf); 2004: Amsterdam (ESA conf), U Cologne; 2005: U Cologne (GEW conf), McGill U/Cirano MontrÈal (ESA conf); 2006: Harvard U Econ, HBS NOM, U Magdeburg (GEW conf); 2007: Harvard U Econ, HBS, Penn State U, U Arizona Tucson (ESA conf); 2008: 2 x ANU Canberra (RSSS, Econ & Democracy conf), Royal Holloway U London, U Copenhagen, UC Santa Barbara, U Lausanne, 2x UNSW, U Sydney; 2009: BCG Sydney, HU Berlin, U Arizona (ESA conf), U Canterbury (4. AWEE), U Cologne, U Melbourne; 2010: U Arizona (ESA conf), U Copenhagen (ESA conf), Queensland UT, U Sydney, U Tilburg; 2011: ANU, Deakin U, Monash U (2x: Uni + ANZWEE 2011), U Arizona (ESA conf), U Chicago (ESA conf), U Cologne, U Nottingham Malaysia Campus (APESA conf), UNSW, U South Australia, U Technology Sydney, Xiamen Univewrsity (APESA conf); 2012: ETH Zurich, Humboldt U Berlin, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (GfEW conf), Queensland UT (QuBE workshop), Stockholm School of Economics, U Arizona (ESA conf), U Cologne (2x: Uni + ESA conf), U Mannheim, UNSW (auctions workshop), U Paderborn, U Queensland, UT Dallas, WZB Berlin; 2013: CEU Budapest, Ben Gurion U, Humboldt U Berlin, Queensland UT (ANZWEE2013), Simon-Fraser-U Vancouver, Stanford U, U Auckland, UC Santa Cruz (ESA conf), U Cologne, UNSW, U Sydney, U Zurich (ESA conf); 2014: Florida State U (ESA conf); U Auckland (APESA conf), U Melbourne, UNSW (ASBLab mini conference), U Sydney, UT Dallas (workshop), UTS Sydney, WU Wien; 2015: Berlin Behavioral Economics Seminar (WZB Berlin), Heidelberg U (ESA conf), Hamburg U (GfEW conference), LMU München, UNSW (CEPAR workshop), UT Sydney (ESA conf); 2016: AEA Meetings San Francisco, U Cologne, U Sydney, ... invite me! ;-) .

Research Grants

Australian Research Council Discovery Grant, 2015-2017.
Australian Research Council Discovery Grant, 2013-2015.
Australian School of Business Special Research Grant, 2012.
Australian School of Business Special Research Grant, 2011.
Australian School of Business Research Grant, 2010.
Australian School of Business Research Grant, 2009.
Grant for equipment for the Experimental Laboratory at the Australian School of Business, 2008, joint with other experimenters at UNSW (Regina Betz, AJ Bostian, Mathew Chylinski, Anna Gunnthorsdottir), Australian School of Business
Research Grant for the project "Group Decisions in Dilemma Situations: Theory, Experiment and Design", 2004, GEW Foundation Cologne, joint with Jens Grosser and Axel Ockenfels
Grant for equipment for the Cologne Laboratory for Economic Research, 2004, State Northrhine/Westfalia (WAP/HBFG), joint with Axel Ockenfels and other members of his chair in Cologne

Refereering

American Economic Journal: Microeconomics; American Economic Review; Australian Economic Papers; Econometrica; Economic Inquiry; Economic Journal; Economics Bulletin; European Economic Review; Experimental Economics; Games and Economic Behavior; International Journal of Game Theory; International Journal of Industrial Organization; Jahrbücher für Nationalökonomie und Statistik (Journal of Economics and Statistics); Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics; Journal of Econometrics; Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization; Journal of Economic Psychology; Journal of Law and Economics; Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization; Journal of Political Economy; Journal of Public Economics; Journal of the Economic Science Association; Journal of the European Economic Association; Journal of The Royal Society: Interface; Management Science; Public Choice; RAND Journal of Economics; Review of Economic Studies; Scandinavian Journal of Economics; Social Choice and Welfare; Southern Economic Journal; Australian Research Council; Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research; US National Science Foundation

Consulting

eBay International
RWE Energy
Australian Department of Climate Change

Co-authors

Attila Ambrus, Duke University
Susanne Büchner, Max Planck Institute of Economics
Regina Betz, University of New South Wales
Gary Bolton, UT Dallas
Mary Caravella, University of Connecticut
Luca Corazzini, University of Padua
Giorgio Coricelli, University of Southern California
René Cyranek, University of Munich
Isabella Dobrescu, University of New South Wales
Ido Erev, Technion
Werner Güth, Max Planck Institute of Economics
H.-Arno Jacobsen, University of Toronto
Felix Lamouroux, University of Cologne
Maria Vittoria Levati, Verona University
Christoph March, Technical University Munich
Alberto Motta, University of New South Wales
Axel Ockenfels, University of Cologne
Parag Pathak, MIT
Alvin Roth, Stanford University
Karim Sadrieh, University of Magdeburg
Anne Sastro, Australian Competition and Consumer Commission
Carsten Schmidt, University of Mannheim
Sascha Schweitzer, University of Bayreuth
Stefan Seifert, University of Bayreuth
Peter Werner, University of Cologne
Anthony Ziegelmeyer, Queen's University Belfast
Ro'i Zultan, Ben Gurion University