Publications - Prof. Dr. Alois Stutzer

Monographs

Frey, Bruno S. and Alois Stutzer. 2002. Happiness and economics : how the economy and institutions affect well-being. Princeton (N.J.): Princeton University Press. edoc

Journal Articles

Braendle, Thomas, and Alois Stutzer. 2016 ”Selection of public servants into politics”. Journal of Comparative Economics 44 (3): S. 696 - 719. URL
Frey, Bruno S, and Alois Stutzer. 2016 ”Policy Consequences of Happiness Research”: S. 21-35.
Matter, Ulrich, and Alois Stutzer. 2016 ”The Role of Party Politics in Medical Malpractice Tort Reforms”. European Journal of Political Economy 42: S. 17 - 35. URL
Stutzer, Alois, and Armando N. Meier. 2016 ”Limited Self-control, Obesity, and the Loss of Happiness”. Health Economics 25 (11): S. 1409-1424. URL
Hodler, Roland, Simon Luechinger, and Alois Stutzer. 2015 ”The effect of voting costs on the democratic process and public finances”. American economic journal: economic policy 7 (1): S. 141-171. edoc
Matter, Ulrich, and Alois Stutzer. 2015 ”pvsR: An Open Source Interface to Big Data on the American Political Sphere”. PLoS One 10 (7): S. e0130501. edoc, URL
Matter, Ulrich, and Alois Stutzer. 2015 ”The role of lawyer-legislators in shaping the law: evidence from voting behavior on tort reforms”. Journal of Law and Economics 58 (2): S. 357-384. edoc (Open Access)
Odermatt, Reto, and Alois Stutzer. 2015 ”Smoking bans, cigarette prices and life satisfaction”. Journal of health economics 44: S. 176-94. edoc
Frey, Bruno S. and Alois Stutzer. 2014 ”Economic Consequences of Mispredicting Utility”. Journal of Happiness Studies 15 (4): S. 937-956. edoc (Open Access)
Luechinger, Simon, Mark Schelker, and Alois Stutzer. 2014 ”Governance, bureaucratic rents, and well-being differentials across US states”. Oxford economic papers 66 (2): S. 443-464. edoc (Open Access)
Stutzer, Alois, and Tommaso Reggiani. 2014 ”On the Many Accounts of Public Happiness”. International Review of Economics 61 (2): S. 109-113. edoc
Braendle, Thomas, and Alois Stutzer. 2013 ”Political Selection of Public Servants and Parliamentary Oversight”. Economics of governance 14 (1): S. 45-76. edoc
Frey, Bruno S. and Alois Stutzer. 2013 ”Economics and the Study of Individual Happiness”: S. 431-447. edoc
Stutzer, Alois, and Bruno S. Frey. 2013 ”Recent Developments in the Economics of Happiness : a Selective Overview”. International library of critical writings in economics ix-xxiii: S. ix-xxiii. edoc
Stutzer, Alois, and Michael Zehnder. 2013 ”Is Camera Surveillance an Effective Measure of Counterterrorism?”. Defence and peace economics 24 (1): S. 1-14. edoc
Frey, Bruno S. and Alois Stutzer. 2012 ”The Use of Happiness Research for Public Policy”. Social choice and welfare 38 (4): S. 659-674. edoc
Hsee, Christopher K. Yuval Rottenstreich, and Alois Stutzer. 2012 ”Suboptimal choices and the need for experienced individual well-being in economic analysis”. International journal of happiness and development 1 (1): S. 63-85. edoc
Stutzer, Alois, Lorenz Goette, and Michael Zehnder. 2011 ”Active Decisions and Prosocial Behaviour: a Field Experiment in Blood Donation”. Economic Journal 121 (556): S. F476-F493. edoc, URL
Benesch, Christine, Bruno S. Frey, and Alois Stutzer. 2010 ”TV channels, self control and happiness”. B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy 10 (1): S. 86. edoc
Braendle, Thomas, and Alois Stutzer. 2010 ”Public servants in parliament: Theory and evidence on its determinants in Germany”. Public Choice 145 (1-2): S. 223-252. edoc
Frey, Bruno S. Simon Luechinger, and Alois Stutzer. 2010 ”The Life Satisfaction Approach to Environmental Valuation”. Annual Review of Resource Economics 2: S. 139-160. edoc
Frey, Bruno S. and Alois Stutzer. 2010 ”Happiness and public choice”. Public choice 144 (3-4): S. 557-573. edoc
Frey, Bruno S. and Alois Stutzer. 2010 ”Glück : die ökonomische Analyse”: S. 75-93. edoc
Goette, Lorenz, Alois Stutzer, and Beat M Frey. 2010 ”Prosocial motivation and blood donations: A survey of the empirical literature”. Transfusion medicine and hemotherapy : offizielles Organ der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Transfusionsmedizin und Immunhämatologiey 37 (3): S. 149-154. edoc
Lalive, Rafael, and Alois Stutzer. 2010 ”Approval of equal rights and gender differences in well-being”. Journal of population economics 23 (3): S. 933-962. edoc
Luechinger, Simon, Stephan Meier, and Alois Stutzer. 2010 ”Why does unemployment hurt the employed? Evidence from the life satisfaction gap between the public and the private sector”. JHR : the journal of human resources 45 (4): S. 998-1045. edoc
Luechinger, Simon, Alois Stutzer, and Rainer Winkelmann. 2010 ”Self-selection models for public and private sector job satisfaction”: S. 233-251. edoc
Stutzer, Alois, and Bruno S. Frey. 2010 ”Recent advances in the economics of individual subjective well-being”. Social Research: An International Quarterly 77 (2): S. 679-714. edoc, URL
Stutzer, Alois, and Michael Zehnder. 2010 ”Herausforderungen bei der Evaluation von Kameraüberwachung als Präventionsinstrument - eine ökonomische Perspektive”. Europa Institut an der Universität Zürich: S. 109-132. edoc
Frey, Bruno S. Simon Luechinger, and Alois Stutzer. 2009 ”The life satisfaction approach to valuing public goods : the case of terrorism”. Public choice 138 (3-4): S. 317-345. edoc
Frey, Bruno S. and Alois Stutzer. 2009 ”Ökonomische Analyse des Glücks : Inspirationen und Herausforderungen”. Die Unternehmung 63 3 (3): S. 263-282. edoc
Goette, Lorenz, Alois Stutzer, Gürcan Yavuzcan, and Beat Frey. 2009 ”Free cholesterol testing as a motivation device in blood donations : evidence from natural field experiments”. Transfusion 49 (3): S. 524-531. edoc
Huppert, Felicia A. Nic Marks, Andrew Clark, Johannes Siegrist, Alois Stutzer, Joar Vitterso, and Morten Wahrendorf. 2009 ”Measuring well-being across Europe : description of the ESS well-being module and preliminary findings”. Social indicators research 91 (3): S. 301-315. edoc
Stutzer, Alois, and Michael Zehnder. 2009 ”Ökonomische Überlegungen zur Kameraüberwachung als Massnahme gegen den Terrorismus”. Ökonomie der Sicherheit (4): S. 119-135. edoc
Luechinger, Simon, Stephan Meier, and Alois Stutzer. 2008 ”Bureaucratic rents and life satisfaction”. Journal of law, economics, & organization 24 (2): S. 476-488. edoc
Meier, Stephan, and Alois Stutzer. 2008 ”Is volunteering rewarding in itself?”. Economica 75 (297): S. 39-59. edoc
Stutzer, Alois, and Bruno S. Frey. 2008 ”Stress that doesn't pay : the commuting paradox”. The Scandinavian journal of economics 110 (2): S. 339-366. edoc
Frey, Bruno S. Christine Benesch, and Alois Stutzer. 2007 ”Does watching TV make us happy?”. Journal of economic psychology 28 (3): S. 283-313. edoc
Frey, Bruno S. Simon Luechinger, and Alois Stutzer. 2007 ”Calculating tragedy : assessing the costs of terrorism”. Journal of economic surveys 21 (1): S. 1-24. edoc
Luechinger, Simon, Myra Rosinger, and Alois Stutzer. 2007 ”The impact of postal voting on participation : evidence for Switzerland”. Swiss political science review 13 (2): S. 167-202. edoc
Stutzer, Alois, and Rafael Lalive. 2004 ”The role of social work norms in job searching and subjective well-being”. Journal of the European Economic Association 2 (4): S. 696-719. edoc
Frey, BS, and A Stutzer. 2002 ”What can economists learn from happiness research?”. Journal of economic literature 40 (2): S. 402-435. edoc

Proceedings

Braendle, Thomas, and Alois Stutzer. 2012. ”A dilemma in the separation of powers: public dervants as legislators” Peters, Anne, and Lukas Handschin (eds): Conflict of interest in global, public and corporate governance, Basel: Cambridge University Press. edoc
Stutzer, Alois, and Lorenz Goette. 2010. ”Blood donor motivation: What is ethical? What works?”: ISBT science series / International Society of Blood Transfusion, Berlin: Blackwell. edoc

Book Chapters

Lalive, Rafael, Maha Manai, and Alois Stutzer. 2014. ”Gender Differences in Well-being and Equal Rights” In Encyclopedia of Quality of Life and Well-Being Research, edited by Alex C. Michalos, S. 2420 -2424. Dordrecht: Springer Reference. edoc
Powdthavee, Nattavudh, and Alois Stutzer. 2014. ”Economic Approaches to Understanding Change in Happiness” In Stability of Happiness, edited by Kennon M. Sheldon, and Richard E. Lucas, S. 219-244. Amsterdam: Elsevier. edoc
Frey, Bruno S. Alois Stutzer, and Susanne Neckermann. 2011. ”Direct Democracy and the Constitution” In Constitutional Mythologies. New Perspectives on Controlling the State, edited by Alain Marciano, S. 107-119. New York: Springer. edoc
Frey, Bruno S. Alois Stutzer, and Susanne Neckermann. 2011. ”Der Staat als Glücksmaximierer?” In Staatswissenschaften und Staatspraxis, edited by Horst Dreier, Friedrich Wilhelm Graf, and Joachim Jens Hesse, S. 420-436. Baden-Baden: Nomos. edoc
Huppert, Felicia A. Nic Marks, Andrew Clark, Johannes Siegrist, Alois Stutzer, Joar Vittersø, and Morten Wahrendorf. 2011. ”Mesurer le bien-être en Europe: Description du module bien-être ESS et résultats préliminaires” In Traité de psychologie positive, edited by Charles Martin-Krumm, and Cyril Tarquinio, S. 135-149. Bruxelles: De Boeck. edoc
Stutzer, Alois, and Bruno S. Frey. 2011. ”Ökonomische Analyse des Glücks: Inspirationen und Herausforderungen” In Glück : Referate einer Vorlesungsreihe des Collegium Generale der Universität Bern im Frühjahrssemester 2010, edited by André Holenstein, Ruth Meyer Schweizer, Pasqualina Perrig-Chiello, Peter Rusterholz, Christian von Zimmermann, Sara Margarita Zwahlen, and Andreas Wagner, S. 215-237. Bern: Haupt. edoc
Frey, Bruno S. and Alois Stutzer. 2009. ”Should national happiness be maximized?” In Happiness, economics and politics : toward a multi-disciplinary approach, edited by Amitava Krishna Dutt, and Benjamin Radcliff, S. 301-323. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar. edoc
Stutzer, Alois. 2009. ”Happiness when temptation overwhelms willpower” In Happiness, economics and politics : toward a multi-disciplinary approach, edited by Amitava Krishna Dutt, and Benjamin Radcliff, S. 97-126. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar. edoc
Frey, Bruno S. and Alois Stutzer. 2008. ”Environmental Morale and Motivation” In The Cambridge handbook of psychology and economic behaviour, edited by Alan Lewis, S. 406-428. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. edoc
Frey, Bruno S. and Alois Stutzer. 2008. ”Das Glück aus ökonomischer Sicht” In Glück - welches Glück, edited by Beate Hentschel, and Gisela Staupe, S. 89-102. München: Hanser. edoc
Stutzer, Alois, and Bruno S. Frey. 2007. ”What happiness research can tell us about self-control problems and utility misprediction” In Economics and psychology, edited by Bruno S. Frey, and Alois Stutzer, S. 169-195. Cambridge, Mass.: MIT Press. edoc

Dictionary Articles

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Media Contributions

Stutzer, Alois, and Reto Odermatt. 2016. ”Rauchverbote machen zufriedener. Glücksforschung analysiert Tabakprävention aus umfassender Perspektive” Tages-Anzeiger , January 1.
Stutzer, Alois, and Michael Zehnder. 2009. ”Ökonomische Überlegungen zur Kameraüberwachung : zwiespältige Erfahrungen bei Anlagen in urbanen Räumen” Neue Zürcher Zeitung , January 27. edoc
Stutzer, Alois. 2008. ”Gutscheine in der Kinderbetreuung : ökonomisch sinnvolle Instrumente machen noch keine ökonomisch begründete Politik” Neue Zürcher Zeitung , March 12. edoc

Discussion/Working Papers

Matter, Ulrich, and Alois Stutzer. 2015. ”Politico-Economic Determinants of Tort Reforms in Medical Malpractice”.
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Matter, Ulrich, and Alois Stutzer. 2013. ”Do Lawyer-Legislators Protect Their Business? Evidence from Voting Behavior on Tort Reforms”.
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Hodler, Roland, Simon Luechinger, and Alois Stutzer. 2012. ”The Effects of Voting Costs on the Democratic Process and Public Finances”.
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Braendle, Thomas, and Alois Stutzer. 2011. ”Selection of Public Servants into Politics”.
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Frey, Bruno S. and Alois Stutzer. 2010. ”Recent Advances in the Economics of Individual Subjective Well-Being”.
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Stutzer, Alois, and Michael Zehnder. 2010. ”Camera Surveillance as a Measure of Counterterrorism?”.
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Braendle, Thomas, and Alois Stutzer. 2010. ”Political Selection of Public Servants and Parliamentary Oversight”.
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Stutzer, Alois, and Michael Zehnder. 2009. ”Ökonomische Überlegungen zur Kameraüberwachung als Massnahme gegen den Terrorismus”.
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Frey, Bruno S. Simon Luechinger, and Alois Stutzer. 2009. ”The Life Satisfaction Approach to Environmental Valuation”.
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Frey, Bruno S. Simon Luechinger, and Alois Stutzer. 2009. ”The Life Satisfaction Approach to Environmental Valuation”.
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Braendle, Thomas, and Alois Stutzer. 2008. ”Bureaucrats in Parliament: Theory and Evidence on its Determinants in Germany”.
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Frey, Bruno S. and Alois Stutzer. 2008. ”Economic Consequences of Mispredicting Utility”.
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Goette, Lorenz, and Alois Stutzer. 2008. ”Blood Donations and Incentives: Evidence from a Field Experiment”.
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Luechinger, Simon, Stephan Meier, and Alois Stutzer. 2008. ”Why Does Unemployment Hurt the Employed? Evidence from the Life Satisfaction Gap between the Public and the Private Sector”.
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Frey, Bruno S. and Alois Stutzer. 2007. ”Should National Happiness Be Maximized ?”.
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Lalive, Rafael, and Alois Stutzer. 2007. ”Approval of Equal Rights and Gender - Differences in Well-Being”.
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Luechinger, Simon, Alois Stutzer, and Rainer Winkelmann. 2007. ”The Happiness Gains From Sorting and Matching in the Labor Market”.
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Stutzer, Alois. 2007. ”Limited Self-Control, Obesity and the Loss of Happiness”.
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Benesch, Christine, Bruno S. Frey, and Alois Stutzer. 2006. ”TV Channels, Self Control and Happiness”.
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Luechinger, Simon, Myra Rosinger, and Alois Stutzer. 2006. ”The Impact of Postal Voting on Participation”.
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Goette, Lorenz, Alois Stutzer, and Michael Zehnder. 2006. ”Active Decisions and Pro-social Behavior: A Field Experiment on Blood Donation”.
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