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Simone Häckl

Simone Häckl MSc.
+43 1 31336 4575
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since 2014
Teaching and Research Associate

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  • experimental economics, behavioral economics


Research and Teaching Stay
  2018 Universität Innsbruck - Research stay
Attendance scientific meeting (Conference etc.)
  2018 Bogotá Experimental Economics Workshop - Workshop
  2017 Workshop in Behavioral Public Economics 2017 - Workshop
  2016 Phd Course in Field Experiment, August 15-19, Copenhagen - PhD Course
  2016 Barcelona GSE Summer School - Economic Analysis of Electoral Politics
  2016 Austrian Exp Econ (AEE) Workshop - Workshop
  2015 WU Competence Day - Economic Thinking, December 16th - Presentation: How to measure motivation - an experimental analysis
  2015 Workshop in "Behavioral Public Economics", September 10-11, Vienna - Workshop
  2015 Spring School in Behavioral Economics. March 8-12, San Diego - Poster Presentation
  2015 Moral Incentives and Unethical Behavior Conference, March 12-14, San Diego - Konferenzbesuch
  2015 Crash Course in Experimental Economics, July 6-10, Amsterdam - Teilnahme Summer School
  2014 Workshop in "Public Organizations", September 8-9, Vienna - Workshop


Paper presented at an academic conference or symposium

2019 Häckl, Simone. 2019. Conscientious Over-placement Versus Biased Self-perception. 2019 Asia-Pacific Meeting of the Economic Science Association, New York University, Abu Dhabi, Vereinigte Arabische Emirate, 24.01.-26.01. (Details)
2017 Häckl, Simone. 2017. Measuring Motivation to Work Hard. 4th International Meeting on Experimental and Behavioral Social Sciences (IMEBESS), Barcelona, Spanien, 27.04-29.04. (Details)
  Häckl, Simone. 2017. Teams Don't Work Well for the Motivated. Economic Science Association European Meeting (EESA), Wien, Österreich, 06.09.-09.09. (Details)
  Häckl, Simone. 2017. Teams Don’t Work Well for the Motivated. Young Economists' Meeting , Brno, Tschechische Republik, 01.06.-02.06. (Details)
2016 Häckl, Simone. 2016. Testing for Motivation in Explaining Effort at Work. 11th Nordic Conference on Behavioral and Experimental Economics (NCBEE), Oslo, Norwegen, 30.09-01.10. (Details)
2015 Häckl, Simone. 2015. How to measure motivation - an experimental analysis. WU Competence Day - Economic Thinking, Wien, Österreich, 16.12. (Details)

Working/discussion paper, preprint

2018 Häckl, Simone, Sausgruber, Rupert, Tyran, Jean-Robert. 2018. Work Motivation and Teams. Discussion Papers 18-08, University of Copenhagen. Department of Economics. (Details)


Do people know that they are overconfident and what happens once they find out? (2017-2018) (Details)