Current research

The “revelation effect” of the law;
The Unbearable Complexity of Being: On the Rise of Polarised Policy Preferences, with Gianmarco Daniele (Bocconi U), Francesco Passarelli (Bocconi U), Willem Sas (Stirling U) and Lisa Windsteiger (MPI Munich);
Heterogeneity and conditional cooperation, with Lisa Windsteiger (MPI Munich);
Immigration, redistribution and anxiety, with Lisa Windsteiger (MPI Munich);
-Authority and collective action, with Sverker Jagers (U. of Gothenburg), Marina Povitkina (U. of Gothenburg, U. of Oslo) and Bo Rothstein (U of Gothenburg);

Research grant:
Project title: Authority and Collective Action
Funding agency: Swedish Research Council
Applicants: Maryna Povitkina (main applicant), Andrea Martinangeli, Sverker Jagers, Bo Rothstein
Duration: 2020-2023
Amount: 2,305,642 SEK ( 215,700 Euros)

Working papers

  • Negative shocks and demand for redistribution: exploiting the Covid-19 epidemic in a before-during-after survey experiment, with Lisa Windsteiger (MPI Munich)
  • Legal and Moral Framing in Evasion and Avoidance Decisions, with Anna Ressi (Otto Beisheim School of Managment)
  • Asymmetric Conditional Cooperation: Survey Experimental Evidence from Tax Evasion,
    with Lisa Windsteiger (MPI Munich)
  • In the Shadow of Doubt: Cooperation, Public Officials and Embezzlement,
    with Sverker Jagers (U of Gothenburg), Marina Povitkina (U of Oslo and U of Gothenburg) and Bo Rothstein (U of Gothenburg)
  • Trust in Unstable Environments
  • Immigration vs. Poverty: Causal Impact on Demand for Redistribution in a Survey Experiment,
    with Lisa Windsteiger (MPI Munich)
    WP 2019, SSRN
  • Last Word Not Yet Spoken: Last Place and Rank Reversal Aversion,
    with Lisa Windsteiger (MPI Munich); Revise&Resubmit, Experimental Economics
    WP 2019, SSRN; in the press
  • Do What (You Think) the Rich Will Do: Inequality and Belief Formation in Public Goods Provision; Revise&Resubmit, J of Economic Psychology;
    WP 2017, SSRN; in the press
  • We, the Rich: Inequality, Identity and Cooperation in Complex Societies,
    with Peter Martinsson (U of Gothenburg); Revise&Resubmit, J of Economic Behaviour and Organization;
    WP2019, SSRN
  • Coordination Via Redistribution,
    with Peter Martinsson (U of Gothenburg) and Amrish Patel (U of East Anglia)
    WP 2017, SSRN
My coauthor Lisa Windsteiger and I discussing our work