Research in Microeconomic Theory
Our research is published in discussion papers and in refereed journals.
Georg Nöldeke and Jorge Peña: The Olson conjecture for discrete public goods, November 2018
Stephan Lauermann, Georg Nöldeke, and Thomas Tröger: Steady states in search-and-matching models, November 2018
Jorge Peña, Georg Nöldeke, and Oscar Puebla: The evolution of egg trading in simultaneous hermaphrodites link, November 2018
Samuel Häfner and Curtis Taylor: Contracting for Research: Moral hazard and the incentive to overstate significance link, August 2018
Samuel Häfner and Curtis Taylor: Advice is cheap: information is not! link, June 2018
Samuel Häfner and Georg Nöldeke: Sorting in iterated incumbency contests link, September 2017
Samuel Häfner: Rent overestimation in discriminatory share auctions link, Februar 2017
Samuel Häfner and Kai Konrad: Eternal peace in the tug-of-war? link, November 2016
Jorge Peña und Georg Nöldeke: Group size effects in social evolution, Journal of Theoretical Biology 457, 211-220 (2018).
Georg Nöldeke and Larry Samuelson: The implementation duality, Econometrica, 86:4, 1283-1324 (2018).
Samuel Häfner: Stable biased sampling, Games and Economic Behavior, 107, 109-122 (2018).
Jean-Michel Benkert, Igor Letina, and Georg Nöldeke: Optimal search from multiple distributions with infinite horizon, Economics Letters 164, 15-18 (2018).
Tsz-Ning Wong and Lily Ling Yang: When does monitoring hurt? Endogenous information acquisition in a game of persuasion, Economics Letters 163, 186–189 (2018).
Samuel Häfner: A tug-of-war team contest, Games and Economic Behavior, 104, 372-391 (2017)
Samuel Häfner and Georg Nöldeke: Payoff shares in two-player contests, Games 7:3, 25 (2016).
Georg Nöldeke and Jorge Peña: The symmetric equilibria of symmetric voter participation games with complete information, Games and Economic Behavior 99, 71-81 (2016).
Jorge Peña and Georg Nöldeke: Variability in group size and the evolution of collective action, Journal of Theoretical Biology 389, 72-82 (2016).
Jorge Peña, Georg Nöldeke, and Laurent Lehmann: Evolutionary dynamics of collective action in spatially structured populations, Journal of Theoretical Biology 382, 122-136 (2015).
Georg Nöldeke and Larry Samuelson: Investment and competitive matching, Econometrica 83:3, 835-896 (2015).
Stephan Lauermann and Georg Nöldeke: Existence of steady-state equilibria in matching models with search frictions, Economics Letters 131, 1-4 (2015).
Jorge Peña, Laurent Lehmann, and Georg Nöldeke: Gains from switching and evolutionary stability in multi-player matrix games, Journal of Theoretical Biology 346, 23-33 (2014).
George Mailath and Georg Nöldeke: Does competitive pricing cause market breakdown under extreme adverse selection?, Journal of Economic Theory 140:1, 97-125 (2008).
Georg Nöldeke and Larry Samuelson: Optimal bunching without optimal control, Journal of Economic Theory 134:1, 405-420 (2007).
Georg Nöldeke and Thomas Tröger: A characterization of the distributions that imply existence of linear equilibria in the Kyle model, Annals of Finance 2:1, 73-85 (2006).
Georg Nöldeke and Larry Samuelson: Information-based relative consumption effects: correction, Econometrica 73:4, 1383-1387 (2005).
Georg Nöldeke and Larry Samuelson: Strategic choice handicaps when females seek high male net viability, Journal of Theoretical Biology 221, 53-59 (2003).
Georg Nöldeke and Thomas Tröger: Existence of linear equilibria in the Kyle model with multiple informed traders, Economics Letters 72:2, 159-164 (2001).
Georg Nöldeke and Larry Samuelson: How costly is the honest signaling of need?, Journal of Theoretical Biology 197, 527-539 (1999).
Georg Nöldeke and Klaus Schmidt: Sequential investments and options to own, Rand Journal of Economics 29, 633-653 (1998).
Georg Nöldeke: On testing for financial market equilibrium under asymmetric information, Journal of Political Economy 105, 1107-1113 (1997).
Georg Nöldeke and Larry Samuelson: A dynamic model of equilibrium selection in signaling markets, Journal of Economic Theory 73, 118-156 (1997).
Georg Nöldeke and Klaus Schmidt: Option contracts and renegotiation: a solution to the hold-up problem, Rand Journal of Economics 26, 163-179 (1995).
Georg Nöldeke and Larry Samuelson: An evolutionary analysis of backward and forward induction, Games and Economic Behavior 5, 425-454 (1993).
Georg Nöldeke and Eric van Damme: Signalling in a dynamic labour market, Review of Economic Studies 57, 1-23 (1990).