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Peter Martinsson

Professor
Behavioural Economics

Address: P.O. Box 640, SE 405 30 Gothenburg
Visiting address: Vasagatan 1, House E
Room: E-625
Tel: 46 (0)31 786 5255
Fax: 46 (0)31 786 1043
Email: peter.martinsson@economics.gu.se

Recent working papers

 

Akay, A. and P. Martinsson (2012) Positional concerns through the life cycle: Evidence from subjective well-being data and survey experiments. IZA Discussion Papers 6342. Download 

Kocher, M.G., P. Martinsson, K.O. Myrseth and C. Wollbrant (2012) Strong, Bold, and Kind: Self-Control and Cooperation in Social Dilemmas. University of Gothenburg, Working Paper in Economics 523. Download

Akay, A., G. Karabulut and P. Martinsson, Peter (2011) The Effect of Religion on Cooperation and Altruistic Punishment: Experimental Evidence from Public Goods Experiments, IZA Discussion Papers 6179. Download

Carlsson, F., E. Lampi, W. Li and P. Martinsson (2011) Subjective well-being among preadolescents - Evidence from urban China. University of Gothenburg, Working Papers in Economics 500. Download

Kocher, M.G., P. Martinsson, D. Matzat and C. Wollbrant (2011) The role of beliefs, trust, and risk preferences in contributions to a public good. University of Gothenburg, Working Paper in Economics 482. Download

Martinsson, P., K.O.R Myrseth and C. Wollbrant (2010) Conditional Cooperation: Evidence for the role of self-control, University of Gothenburg, Working Papers in Economics 459. Download

Sutter, M., F. Feri, M.G. Kocher, P. Martinsson, K. Nordblom and D. Rützler (2010) Social preferences in childhood and adolescence: A large-scale experiment, University of Gothenburg, Working Papers in Economics 454. Download

Alpizar, F. and P. Martinsson (2010) Don't tell me what to do, tell me who to follow! Field experiment evidence on voluntary donations, University of Gothenburg, Working Papers in Economics 452. Download

Martinsson, P. and C. Villegas-Palacio (2010) Does disclosure crowd out cooperation?, University of Gothenburg, Working Papers in Economics 446. Download

 

Forthcoming papers

Johansson-Stenman, O., M. Mahmud and P. Martinsson (2012) Trust, trust games and stated trust: Evidence from rural Bangladesh, Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization. Download

 

Published papers

Alpizar, F. and P. Martinsson (2013) Does it matter if you are observed by others? - Evidence from donations in the field. Scandinavian Journal of Economics 115, 74-83. Download

Knutsson, M., P. Martinsson and C. Wollbrant (2013) Do people avoid opportunities to donate? A natural field experiment on recycling and charitable giving. Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization 93, 71-77. 

Carlsson, F., P. Martinsson, P. Qin and M. Sutter (2013) The influence of spouses on household decision making under risk: An experiment in rural China. Experimental Economics 16, 383-401.

Martinsson, P., N. Pham-Khanh and C. Villegas-Palacio (2013) Conditional Cooperation and Disclosure in Developing Countries, Journal of Economic Psychology 34, 148-155. Download

Carlsson, F., H. He and P. Martinsson (2013) Easy come, easy go - The role of windfall money in lab and field experiments, Experimental Economics 16, 190-207. Download

Ferreira, S., A. Akay, F. Brereton, J. Cuñado, P. Martinsson and M. Moro (2013) Life Satisfaction and Air Quality in Europe, Ecological Economics 88, 1-10.

Akay, A., G. Karabulut and P. Martinsson (2013) The Effect of Religiosity and Religious Festivals on Positional Concerns: An Experimental Investigation of Ramadan, Applied Economics 45, 3914-3921.

Löfgren, Å, P. Martinsson, M. Hennlock and T. Sterner (2012) Does experience eliminate the effect of a default option? - A field experiment on CO2-offsetting for air transport, Journal of Environmental Economics and Management 63, 66-72. Download

Kocher, M., P. Martinsson and M. Visser (2012) Social environment, cooperative behavior and norm-enforcement, Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization 81, 341-354. Dowmload

Carlsson, F., H. He, P. Martinsson, P. Qin and M. Sutter (2012) Household decision making in rural China: Using experiments to estimate the influences of spouses, Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization 84, 525-536. Download

He, H., P. Martinsson and M. Sutter (2012) Group Decision Making Under Risk: An Experiment with Student Couples, Economics Letters 117, 691-693. Download

Akay, A., P. Martinsson and H. Medhin (2012) Does Positional Concern Matter in Poor Societies? - Evidence from a Survey Experiment in Rural Ethiopia, World Development 40, 428-435. Download

Akay, A., P. Martinsson, H. Medhin and S. Trautmann (2012) Attitudes toward uncertainty among the poor: Evidence from rural Ethiopia, Theory and Decision 73, 453-464. Download

Martinsson, P, K.O.R. Myrseth and C. Wollbrant (2012) Reconciling pro-social vs. selfish behavior: On the role of self-control, Judgment and Decision Making 7, 304-315. Download 

Alpizar, F. and P. Martinsson (2012) Paying the price of sweetening your donation – Evidence from a natural field experiment, Economics Letters 114, 182-185. Download

Akpalu, W. and P. Martinsson (2012) Ostracism and Common Pool Resource Management in a Developing Country: Young Fishers in the Laboratory, Journal of African Economies 21, 266-306. Download

Carlsson, F., P. Martinsson and A. Akay (2011) The Effect of Power Outages and Cheap Talk on Willingness to Pay to Reduce Outages, Energy Economics 33, 790-798. Download

Johansson-Stenman, O., M. Mahmud and P. Martinsson (2011) Saving lives versus life-years in rural Bangladesh: An ethical preferences approach, Health Economics 20, 723-736. Download

Martinsson, P., K. Nordblom, D. Rützler and M. Sutter (2011) Social preferences during childhood and the role of gender and age - An experiment in Austria and Sweden, Economics Letters 110, 248-251. Download

Akay, A. and P. Martinsson (2011) Does Relative Income Matter for the Very Poor? - Evidence from Rural Ethiopia, Economics Letters 110, 213-215. Download

Maier-Rigaud, F.P., P.Martinsson and G. Staffiero (2010) Ostracism and the provision of a public good: Experimental Evidence, Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization 73, 387-395. Download

Johansson-Stenman, O., M. Mahmud and P. Martinsson (2009) Trust and Religion: Experimental evidence from rural Bangladesh, Economica 76, 462-485. Download

Johansson-Stenman, O. and P. Martinsson (2008) Are some lives more valuable? An ethical preferences approach; Journal of Health Economics, 27, 739-752. Download

Kocher, M., P. Martinsson and M. Visser (2008) Does stake size matter for cooperation and punishment, Economics Letters, 99, 508-511. Download

Carlsson, F. and P. Martinsson (2008) How much is too much? - An investigation of the effect of the number of choice sets, starting point and the choice of bid vectors in choice experiments, Environmental and Resource Economics, 40, 165-176. Download

Carlsson, F. and P. Martinsson (2008) Does it Matter when a Power Outage Occurs? A Choice Experiment Study on the Willingness to Pay to Avoid Power Outages, Energy Economics, 30, 1332-1345. Download

Carlsson, F., O. Johansson-Stenman and P. Martinsson (2007) Do You Enjoy Having More than Others? Survey Evidence of Positional Goods, Economica, 74, 586-598. Download

Carlsson, F., P. Nam, M. Linde-Rahr and P. Martinsson (2007) Are Vietnamese Farmers Concerned with their Relative Position in Society?, Journal of Development Studies, 43, 1177-1188.Download

Carlsson, F. and P. Martinsson (2007) Willingness to Pay Among Swedish Households to Avoid Power Outages - A Random Parameter Tobit Model Approach, Energy Journal, 28, 75-89. Download

Johansson-Stenman, O. and P. Martinsson (2006) Honestly, why are you driving a BMW?, Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 60, 129-146. Download

Andrén, D. and P. Martinsson (2006) What Contributes to Life Satisfaction in Transitional Romania?. Review of Development Economics, 10, 59-70. Download

Johansson-Stenman, O., M. Mahmud and P. Martinsson (2005) Does the size of stake matter in trust games? Economics Letters, 88, 365-369. Download

Johansson-Stenman, O. and P. Martinsson (2005) Anyone for higher speed limits? Adaptive and self-interested political preferences, Public Choice, 122, 319-331. Download

Carlsson, F. O. Johansson-Stenman and P. Martinsson (2004) Is transport safety more valuable in the air?, Journal of Risk and Uncertainty, 28, 147-163. Download

Carlsson, F., E. Lampi and P. Martinsson (2004) Measuring Marginal Values of Noise Disturbance from Air Traffic: Does the Time of the Day Matter?, Transportation Research Part D, 9, 373-385.

Eggert, H. and P. Martinsson (2004) Are commercial fishers risk lovers?, Land Economics, 80, 550-560. Download

Jowett, M., A. Deolalikar and P. Martinsson (2004) Utilisation of health services in Vietnam and the effect of voluntary health insurance, Health Economics, 13, 845-857. Download

Martinsson, P. and B. Meding (2004) Contingent valuation surveys and cost-benefit analyses - an application to a prevention programme, Journal of Applied Social Science Studies, 123, 501-520.

Alpizar, F., F. Carlsson and P. Martinsson (2003) Using choice experiments for non-market valuation, Economic Issues, 8, 83-110. Download

Carlsson, F. and P. Martinsson (2003) Design techniques for choice experiments in health economics, Health Economics, 12, 281-94. Download

Carlsson, F. and P. Martinsson (2001) Do hypothetical and actual marginal willingness to pay differ in choice experiments? - Application to the valuation of the environment, Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, 41, 179-192. Download

Carlsson, F. and P. Martinsson (2001) Willingness to Pay for a Reduction in Air Pollution - A multilevel analysis, Environmental Economics and Policy, 4, 17-27.

 


 

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