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Peter Martinsson

Behavioural Economics

Address: P.O. Box 640, SE 405 30 Gothenburg
Visiting address: Vasagatan 1, House D
Room: D-608
Tel: 46 (0)31 786 5255   
Fax: 46 (0)31 786 1043
Email: peter.martinsson@economics.gu.se


Forthcoming papers

Martinsson, P., C. Villegas and C. Wollbrant, (2015) Cooperation and social classes: Evidence from Colombia, Social Choice and Welfare.

Vieider, F.M., C. Villegas, P. Martinsson, and M. Meija, Risk taking for oneself and others: A structural model approach. Economic Inquiry.

Kocher, M., P. Martinsson, D. Matzat and C. Wollbrant, The role of beliefs, trust, and risk preferences in contributions to a public good, Journal of Economic Psychology.

Published papers

Akay, A., G. Karabult and P. Martinsson, (2015) Cooperation and Punishment: The Effect of Religion, Economics Letters, 130, 43-46.

Vieider, F.M., Lefebvre, M., Bouchouicha, R., Chmura, T., Hakimov, R., Krawczyk, M., and Martinsson, P., (2015) Common components of risk and uncertainty attitudes towards across contexts and domains: Evidence from 30 countries, Journal of European Economic Associations, 13, 421-452.

Vieider, F., T., Chmura, T. Fisher, T. Kusakawa, P. Martinsson and F. Mattison Thompson (2015) Between versus within country differences in risk attitudes: Implications for cultural comparisons, Theory and Decision 78, 209-218.

Alpizar, F., P. Martinsson and A. Norden, (2015) Raising funds for protected area finance: Using donations and/or entrance fees, Environmental and Development Economics 20, 311-326.

Akay, A, L. Andersson, P. Martinsson and H. Medhin, (2014) Positional Concerns among the Poor: Does Reference Group Matter? Evidence from Survey Experiments, Journal of African Economies 23, 673-699.

Martinsson, P., K.O.R Myrseth and C. Wollbrant, (2014) Social dilemma: When self-control benefits cooperation, Journal of Economic Psychology 45, 213-236.

Aravena, C, P. Martinsson and R. Scarpa, (2014) Does money talk? – The effect of a monetary attribute on the marginal values in a choice experiment, Energy Economics 44, 483-491.

Carlsson, F., E. Lampi, W. Li and P. Martinsson (2014) Subjective well-being among preadolescents - Evidence from urban China, Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics 48, 11-18.

Ibanez, M. and P. Martinsson (2013) Curbing coca cultivation – A framed field experiment in Colombia, Journal of Public Economics 105, 1-10.

Alpizar, F. and P. Martinsson (2013) Does it matter if you are observed by others? - Evidence from donations in the field, Scandinavian Journal of Economics 115, 74-83.

Johansson-Stenman, O., M. Mahmud and P. Martinsson (2013) Trust, trust games and stated trust: Evidence from rural Bangladesh, Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization 95, 286-298.

Knutsson, M., P. Martinsson and C. Wollbrant (2013) Do people avoid opportunities to donate? A natural field experiment on recycling and charitable giving. Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization 93, 71-77.

Carlsson, F., P. Martinsson, P. Qin and M. Sutter (2013) The influence of spouses on household decision making under risk: An experiment in rural China. Experimental Economics 16, 383-401.

Carlsson, F., H. He and P. Martinsson (2013) Easy come, easy go - The role of windfall money in lab and field experiments, Experimental Economics 16, 190-207.

Martinsson, P., N. Pham-Khanh and C. Villegas-Palacio (2013) Conditional Cooperation and Disclosure in Developing Countries, Journal of Economic Psychology 34, 148-155.

Ferreira, S., A. Akay, F. Brereton, J. Cuñado, P. Martinsson, M. Moro and T. Ningal (2013) Life Satisfaction and Air Quality in Europe, Ecological Economics 88, 1-10.

Akay, A., G. Karabulut and P. Martinsson (2013) The Effect of Religiosity and Religious Festivals on Positional Concerns: An Experimental Investigation of Ramadan, Applied Economics 45, 3914-3921.

Löfgren, Å, P. Martinsson, M. Hennlock and T. Sterner (2012) Does experience eliminate the effect of a default option? - A field experiment on CO2-offsetting for air transport, Journal of Environmental Economics and Management 63, 66-72. Download

Kocher, M., P. Martinsson and M. Visser (2012) Social environment, cooperative behavior and norm-enforcement, Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization 81, 341-354. Dowmload

Carlsson, F., H. He, P. Martinsson, P. Qin and M. Sutter (2012) Household decision making in rural China: Using experiments to estimate the influences of spouses, Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization 84, 525-536. Download

He, H., P. Martinsson and M. Sutter (2012) Group Decision Making Under Risk: An Experiment with Student Couples, Economics Letters 117, 691-693. Download

Akay, A., P. Martinsson and H. Medhin (2012) Does Positional Concern Matter in Poor Societies? - Evidence from a Survey Experiment in Rural Ethiopia, World Development 40, 428-435. Download

Akay, A., P. Martinsson, H. Medhin and S. Trautmann (2012) Attitudes toward uncertainty among the poor: Evidence from rural Ethiopia, Theory and Decision 73, 453-464. Download

Martinsson, P, K.O.R. Myrseth and C. Wollbrant (2012) Reconciling pro-social vs. selfish behavior: On the role of self-control, Judgment and Decision Making 7, 304-315. Download 

Alpizar, F. and P. Martinsson (2012) Paying the price of sweetening your donation – Evidence from a natural field experiment, Economics Letters 114, 182-185. Download

Akpalu, W. and P. Martinsson (2012) Ostracism and Common Pool Resource Management in a Developing Country: Young Fishers in the Laboratory, Journal of African Economies 21, 266-306. Download

Carlsson, F., P. Martinsson and A. Akay (2011) The Effect of Power Outages and Cheap Talk on Willingness to Pay to Reduce Outages, Energy Economics 33, 790-798. Download

Johansson-Stenman, O., M. Mahmud and P. Martinsson (2011) Saving lives versus life-years in rural Bangladesh: An ethical preferences approach, Health Economics 20, 723-736. Download

Martinsson, P., K. Nordblom, D. Rützler and M. Sutter (2011) Social preferences during childhood and the role of gender and age - An experiment in Austria and Sweden, Economics Letters 110, 248-251. Download

Akay, A. and P. Martinsson (2011) Does Relative Income Matter for the Very Poor? - Evidence from Rural Ethiopia, Economics Letters 110, 213-215. Download

Maier-Rigaud, F.P., P.Martinsson and G. Staffiero (2010) Ostracism and the provision of a public good: Experimental Evidence, Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization 73, 387-395. Download

Johansson-Stenman, O., M. Mahmud and P. Martinsson (2009) Trust and Religion: Experimental evidence from rural Bangladesh, Economica 76, 462-485. Download

Johansson-Stenman, O. and P. Martinsson (2008) Are some lives more valuable? An ethical preferences approach; Journal of Health Economics, 27, 739-752. Download

Kocher, M., P. Martinsson and M. Visser (2008) Does stake size matter for cooperation and punishment, Economics Letters, 99, 508-511. Download

Carlsson, F. and P. Martinsson (2008) How much is too much? - An investigation of the effect of the number of choice sets, starting point and the choice of bid vectors in choice experiments, Environmental and Resource Economics, 40, 165-176. Download

Carlsson, F. and P. Martinsson (2008) Does it Matter when a Power Outage Occurs? A Choice Experiment Study on the Willingness to Pay to Avoid Power Outages, Energy Economics, 30, 1332-1345. Download

Carlsson, F., O. Johansson-Stenman and P. Martinsson (2007) Do You Enjoy Having More than Others? Survey Evidence of Positional Goods, Economica, 74, 586-598. Download

Carlsson, F., P. Nam, M. Linde-Rahr and P. Martinsson (2007) Are Vietnamese Farmers Concerned with their Relative Position in Society?, Journal of Development Studies, 43, 1177-1188.Download

Carlsson, F. and P. Martinsson (2007) Willingness to Pay Among Swedish Households to Avoid Power Outages - A Random Parameter Tobit Model Approach, Energy Journal, 28, 75-89. Download

Johansson-Stenman, O. and P. Martinsson (2006) Honestly, why are you driving a BMW?, Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 60, 129-146. Download

Andrén, D. and P. Martinsson (2006) What Contributes to Life Satisfaction in Transitional Romania?. Review of Development Economics, 10, 59-70. Download

Johansson-Stenman, O., M. Mahmud and P. Martinsson (2005) Does the size of stake matter in trust games? Economics Letters, 88, 365-369. Download

Johansson-Stenman, O. and P. Martinsson (2005) Anyone for higher speed limits? Adaptive and self-interested political preferences, Public Choice, 122, 319-331. Download

Carlsson, F. O. Johansson-Stenman and P. Martinsson (2004) Is transport safety more valuable in the air?, Journal of Risk and Uncertainty, 28, 147-163. Download

Carlsson, F., E. Lampi and P. Martinsson (2004) Measuring Marginal Values of Noise Disturbance from Air Traffic: Does the Time of the Day Matter?, Transportation Research Part D, 9, 373-385.

Eggert, H. and P. Martinsson (2004) Are commercial fishers risk lovers?, Land Economics, 80, 550-560. Download

Jowett, M., A. Deolalikar and P. Martinsson (2004) Utilisation of health services in Vietnam and the effect of voluntary health insurance, Health Economics, 13, 845-857. Download

Martinsson, P. and B. Meding (2004) Contingent valuation surveys and cost-benefit analyses - an application to a prevention programme, Journal of Applied Social Science Studies, 123, 501-520.

Alpizar, F., F. Carlsson and P. Martinsson (2003) Using choice experiments for non-market valuation, Economic Issues, 8, 83-110. Download

Carlsson, F. and P. Martinsson (2003) Design techniques for choice experiments in health economics, Health Economics, 12, 281-94. Download

Carlsson, F. and P. Martinsson (2001) Do hypothetical and actual marginal willingness to pay differ in choice experiments? - Application to the valuation of the environment, Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, 41, 179-192. Download

Carlsson, F. and P. Martinsson (2001) Willingness to Pay for a Reduction in Air Pollution - A multilevel analysis, Environmental Economics and Policy, 4, 17-27.



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