Publication in PA

Talk or Type? The Effect of Digital Interfaces on Citizens’ Satisfaction with Standardized Public Services with Markus Tepe Abstract: Although digital interfaces are increasingly pervading public administration, little is known about how replacing face-to-face interaction with digital interfaces affects citizens’ satisfaction with public service encounters. This study presents evidence from a vignette experiment conducted on… Continue reading Publication in PA

Publication in dms

Die individuelle Meinung öffentlich Beschäftigter zu Public Policies. Eine empirische Untersuchung am Beispiel einer Anti-Diskriminierungsmaßnahme Zusammenfassung In Zeiten erstarkender rechter politischer Parteien kommt der Neutralität der öffentlichen Verwaltung eine besondere Bedeutung zu. Haben öffentlich Beschäftigte eine ablehnende Haltung gegenüber Policy-Zielen oder einzelnen Maßnahmen, kann das den Policy-Implementationsprozess verlangsamen oder verhindern. Insbesondere im öffentlichen Dienst sollte… Continue reading Publication in dms

Publication in JPART

Representative Bureaucracy and Public Hiring Preferences. Evidence from a Conjoint Experiment among German Municipal Civil Servants and Private Sector Employees (online first) Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory, with Michael Jankowski and Markus Tepe Abstract: Drawing on Weber, this study tests whether the normative principles of merit orientation and impartiality are more prevalent in… Continue reading Publication in JPART

Publication in IPMJ

Do future bureaucrats punish more? The Effect of PSM and studying Public Administration on Contributions and Punishment in a Public Goods Game, International Public Management Journal (forthcoming), with Markus Tepe Abstract: This study tests the effect of PSM and studying public administration on subjects’ behavior in a repeated Public Goods Game with a costly option… Continue reading Publication in IPMJ

Publication on female risk preferences

Risk Attitudes, Gender, and Risk Behavior: Evidence from Two Laboratory Experiments, in Debus M., J. Sauermann, M. Tepe: Jahrbuch für Handlungs- und Entscheidungstheorie, Springer VS, Wiesbaden, 145-178 This study analyzes whether self-reported attitudes in economic risk taking predict experimentally revealed risk behavior, and how gender moderates the relationship between both measures. Prior research often finds… Continue reading Publication on female risk preferences

Publication JPART March 2018

Are future bureaucrats more risk averse? The effect of studying public administration and PSM on risk preferences (with Markus Tepe) Abstract: This study tests the effect of studying public administration and self-reported Public Service Motivation (PSM) on risk preferences. We conduct a compound lottery choice experiment with monetary rewards to measure risk behavior and a… Continue reading Publication JPART March 2018

Publication Verwaltung und Management, 2013

Sicher ist sicher? Ein laborexperimenteller Vergleich der Risikopräferenzen von Studierenden der öffentlichen Verwaltung mit Studierenden der Wirtschafts- und der Rechtswissenschaften (Safe is safe? A behavioral experiment on risk attitudes and risk behavior among students of public administration, business sciences, and law), Verwaltung und Management, (6) 2013: 302-312, with Markus Tepe (without peer-review) Zusammenfassung: Verwaltung und… Continue reading Publication Verwaltung und Management, 2013