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Welcome to the Institute of Analytical Economics

Mission Statement

The Institute for Analytical Economics is part of the Department of Economics.

Members of the Institute for Analytical Economics work on a broad spectrum of topics in modern economic theory and policy. Our methods are primarily theoretical, model-based analysis, complemented by empirical and experimental studies. Current research topics include:

  • Evolutionary, behavioral, and experimental game-theoretical approaches to the emergence of cooperation and trust in strategic interactions. (Ulrich Berger, Peter Bednarik)

  • Behavioral and interdisciplinary approach to economic decision-making, the functioning of markets and the social capital ramifications of digitalization. (Gerlinde Fellner-Röhling)

  • Modeling of interactions in voting and strategic approach of media capture. (Charles Louis-Sidois)

  • Microeconomic foundations of the monetary and financial sector from a regulatory perspective. (Guido Schäfer)

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