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Ben Greiner      

University of New South Wales
School of Economics
Quadrangle Building, Room 3123
UNSW Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia

Phone: +61 2 9385 9701
Fax: +61 2 9313 6337

Email: bgreinerunsw.edu.au
My staff homepage at UNSW
Short Curriculum Vitae
Employment
Since 01/2015 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 Interests
  • Behavioral and Experimental Economics, Market and Institutional Design
  • Strategic Behavior, Group Behavior and Dynamics, Solidarity, Trust and Trustworthiness, Bargaining
  • Experimental Methodology

Working Papers


Publications
Refereed journal articles


Books & chapters in books

  • The 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]
  • Internet 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).
  • Learning 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).
  • Experimental Studies on Solidarity. Logos Verlag, Berlin, Germany. ISBN 3-8325-1337-X. 2006. [Link to publisher]
  • An 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]
  • The 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]


Consulting
eBay International; RWE Energy; Australian Department of Climate Change

Refereeing
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

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

Talks

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 Montréal (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 ... invite me! ;-) .


Teaching
  • Current Term: Session 1, 2016
  • Former Terms
    • Session 2, 2014 - ECON4310/6310 Advanced Experimental and Behavioural Economics
    • Session 1, 2014 - ECON5111 Economics of Strategy
    • Session 2, 2013 - ECON4310/6310 Advanced Experimental and Behavioural Economics
    • Session 1, 2013 - ECON5111 Economics of Strategy
    • Session 1, 2012 - ECON5111 Economics of Strategy
    • Session 2, 2011 - ECON4310/6310 Advanced Experimental and Behavioural Economics
    • Session 1, 2011 - ECON2126 Principles of Experimental and Behavioural Economics
    • Session 1, 2011 - ECON5111 Economics of Strategy
    • Session 2, 2010 - ECON1401 - Economic Analysis (two weeks)
    • Session 2, 2010 - ECON4310/6310 Advanced Experimental and Behavioural Economics
    • Session 1, 2010 - ECON2126 Principles of Experimental and Behavioural Economics
    • Session 1, 2010 - ECON5111 Economics of Strategy
    • Session 1, 2009 - ECON5111 Economics of Strategy
    • Session 1, 2009 - ECON4308/6308 Policy Evaluation Methods
    • Summer Term 2005 - Experimental Economics (PhD level), University of Cologne
    • Winter Term 2004/2005 - Microeconomics, Excercises, Teacher Axel Ockenfels, Undergraduate Level, University of Cologne
    • Winter Term 2004/2005 - Energy Economics, Seminar, Teacher Axel Ockenfels, University of Cologne
    • Summer Term 2004 - Experimental Economics, Practical Seminar (PhD level), University of Cologne
    • Summer Term 2004 - Energy Economics, Seminar, Teacher Axel Ockenfels, University of Cologne
    • Summer Term 2003 - Economics of the Internet, Excercises, Teacher Carsten Schmidt, Friedrich Schiller University, Jena
    • Winter Term 2002/03 - Experimental Economics, Seminar, Teacher Werner Güth, Friedrich Schiller University, Jena

Software

Links to 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