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First Name: Matthias
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Bonn Graduate School of Economics
Wirtschaftswissenschaftlicher Fachbereich
Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn
Location: Bonn, Germany
Homepage: http://www.bgse.uni-bonn.de/
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Postal: Adenauerallee 24-42, 53113 Bonn
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Works

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Working papers

  1. Matthias Kräkel & Anja Schöttner, 2014. "Optimal Sales Force Compensation," Working Paper Series of the Department of Economics, University of Konstanz 2014-09, Department of Economics, University of Konstanz.
  2. Kräkel, Matthias & Müller, Daniel, 2013. "Merger Efficiency and Managerial Incentives," Discussion Paper Series of SFB/TR 15 Governance and the Efficiency of Economic Systems 410, Free University of Berlin, Humboldt University of Berlin, University of Bonn, University of Mannheim, University of Munich.
  3. Kräkel, Matthias & Nieken, Petra, 2013. "Relative Performance Pay in the Shadow of Crisis," Discussion Paper Series of SFB/TR 15 Governance and the Efficiency of Economic Systems 425, Free University of Berlin, Humboldt University of Berlin, University of Bonn, University of Mannheim, University of Munich.
  4. Imhof, Lorens & Kräkel, Matthias, 2013. "Bonus Pools and the Informativeness Principle," Discussion Paper Series of SFB/TR 15 Governance and the Efficiency of Economic Systems 413, Free University of Berlin, Humboldt University of Berlin, University of Bonn, University of Mannheim, University of Munich.
  5. Kräkel, Matthias & Müller, Daniel, 2013. "Bad Mergers Revisited: An Incentive Perspective," Annual Conference 2013 (Duesseldorf): Competition Policy and Regulation in a Global Economic Order 79914, Verein für Socialpolitik / German Economic Association.
  6. Imhof, Lorens & Kräkel, Matthias, 2013. "Tournaments with Gaps," Discussion Paper Series of SFB/TR 15 Governance and the Efficiency of Economic Systems 411, Free University of Berlin, Humboldt University of Berlin, University of Bonn, University of Mannheim, University of Munich.
  7. Kräkel, Matthias, 2013. "Authority and Incentives in Organizations," IZA Discussion Papers 7271, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  8. Matthias Kräkel, 2011. "Sandbagging," Bonn Econ Discussion Papers bgse12_2012, University of Bonn, Germany.
  9. Matthias Kräkel & Frauke Lammers & Nora Szech, 2011. "Externalities in Recruiting," Bonn Econ Discussion Papers bgse02_2011, University of Bonn, Germany.
  10. Michael Beckmann & Matthias Kräkel, 2011. "Internal Rent Seeking, Works Councils, and Optimal Establishment Size," Working papers 2011/14, Faculty of Business and Economics - University of Basel.
  11. Matthias Kräkel, 2011. "Optimal Seedings in Elimination Tournaments Revisited," Bonn Econ Discussion Papers bgse14_2011, University of Bonn, Germany.
  12. Matthias Kräkel & Anja Schöttner, 2010. "Technology Choice and Incentives under Relative Performance Schemes," Bonn Econ Discussion Papers bgse10_2010, University of Bonn, Germany.
  13. Kräkel, Matthias, 2010. "Shutdown Contests in Multi-Plant Firms and Governmental Intervention," IZA Discussion Papers 4852, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  14. Grund, Christian & Kräkel, Matthias, 2010. "Bonus Payments, Hierarchy Levels and Tenure: Theoretical Considerations and Empirical Evidence," IZA Discussion Papers 5284, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  15. Matthias Kräkel, 2009. "Competitive Careers as a Way to Mediocracy," Bonn Econ Discussion Papers bgse25_2009, University of Bonn, Germany.
  16. Kräkel, Matthias & Schöttner, Anja, 2009. "Minimum Wages and Excessive Effort Supply," Discussion Paper Series of SFB/TR 15 Governance and the Efficiency of Economic Systems 264, Free University of Berlin, Humboldt University of Berlin, University of Bonn, University of Mannheim, University of Munich.
  17. Gürtler, Oliver & Kräkel, Matthias, 2008. "Optimal Tournament Contracts for Heterogeneous Workers," Discussion Paper Series of SFB/TR 15 Governance and the Efficiency of Economic Systems 234, Free University of Berlin, Humboldt University of Berlin, University of Bonn, University of Mannheim, University of Munich.
  18. Budde, Jörg & Kräkel, Matthias, 2008. "Limited Liability and the Risk-Incentive Relationship," Discussion Paper Series of SFB/TR 15 Governance and the Efficiency of Economic Systems 232, Free University of Berlin, Humboldt University of Berlin, University of Bonn, University of Mannheim, University of Munich.
  19. Kräkel, Matthias & Schöttner, Anja, 2008. "Relative Performance Pay, Bonuses, and Job-Promotion Tournaments," IZA Discussion Papers 3702, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  20. Matthias Kräkel & Petra Nieken & Judith Przemeck, 2008. "Risk Taking in Winner-Take-All Competition," Bonn Econ Discussion Papers bgse7_2008, University of Bonn, Germany.
  21. Kräkel, Matthias, 2007. "Limited Liability and the Trade-off between Risk and Incentives," Discussion Paper Series of SFB/TR 15 Governance and the Efficiency of Economic Systems 201, Free University of Berlin, Humboldt University of Berlin, University of Bonn, University of Mannheim, University of Munich.
  22. Kräkel, Matthias, 2007. "Optimal Risk Taking in an Uneven Tournament Game with Risk Averse Players," Discussion Paper Series of SFB/TR 15 Governance and the Efficiency of Economic Systems 200, Free University of Berlin, Humboldt University of Berlin, University of Bonn, University of Mannheim, University of Munich.
  23. Oliver Gürtler & Matthias Kräkel, 2007. "Double-Sided Moral Hazard, Efficiency Wages and Litigation," Bonn Econ Discussion Papers bgse14_2007, University of Bonn, Germany.
  24. Gürtler, Oliver & Kräkel, Matthias, 2006. "Mergers, Litigation and Efficiency," Discussion Paper Series of SFB/TR 15 Governance and the Efficiency of Economic Systems 185, Free University of Berlin, Humboldt University of Berlin, University of Bonn, University of Mannheim, University of Munich.
  25. Matthias Kräkel & Dirk Sliwka, 2006. "Should You Allow Your Agent to Become Your Competitor? -- On Non-Compete Agreements in Employment Contracts," Bonn Econ Discussion Papers bgse4_2006, University of Bonn, Germany.
  26. Matthias Kräkel, 2006. "Firm Size, Economic Situation and Influence Activities," Bonn Econ Discussion Papers bgse16_2006, University of Bonn, Germany.
  27. Kräkel, Matthias, 2006. "On the "Adverse Selection" of Organizations," Discussion Paper Series of SFB/TR 15 Governance and the Efficiency of Economic Systems 168, Free University of Berlin, Humboldt University of Berlin, University of Bonn, University of Mannheim, University of Munich.
  28. Kräkel, Matthias, 2006. "Doping and Cheating in Contest-Like Situations," IZA Discussion Papers 2059, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  29. Matthias Kräkel, 2005. "Doping in Contest-Like Situations," Bonn Econ Discussion Papers bgse14_2005, University of Bonn, Germany.
  30. Kräkel, Matthias, 2005. "Emotions and the Optimality of Unfair Tournaments," Discussion Paper Series of SFB/TR 15 Governance and the Efficiency of Economic Systems 45, Free University of Berlin, Humboldt University of Berlin, University of Bonn, University of Mannheim, University of Munich.
  31. Matthias Kräkel, 2004. "Tournaments versus Piece Rates under Limited Liability," Bonn Econ Discussion Papers bgse8_2004, University of Bonn, Germany.
  32. Kräkel, Matthias, 2004. "Emotions and Incentives," IZA Discussion Papers 1270, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  33. Peter-J. Jost & Matthias Kräkel, 2004. "Preemptive Behavior in Sequential-Move Tournaments with Heterogeneous Agents," Bonn Econ Discussion Papers bgse21_2004, University of Bonn, Germany.
  34. Christine Harbring & Bernd Irlenbusch & Matthias Kräkel & Reinhard Selten, 2004. "Sabotage in Asymmetric Contests – An Experimental Analysis," Bonn Econ Discussion Papers bgse12_2004, University of Bonn, Germany.
  35. Matthias Kräkel, 2003. "Splitting Leagues," Bonn Econ Discussion Papers bgse6_2003, University of Bonn, Germany.
  36. Matthias Kräkel, 2002. "U-type versus J-type Tournaments as Alternative Solutions to the Unverifiability Problem," Bonn Econ Discussion Papers bgse3_2002, University of Bonn, Germany.
  37. Matthias Kräkel & Dirk Sliwka, 2002. "Strategic Delegation and Mergers in Oligopolistic Contests," Bonn Econ Discussion Papers bgse2_2002, University of Bonn, Germany.
  38. Matthias Kräkel, 2001. "U-type versus J-type tournaments," Bonn Econ Discussion Papers bgse34_2001, University of Bonn, Germany.
  39. Matthias Kräkel & Dirk Sliwka, 2001. "Risk Taking in Asymmetric Tournaments," Bonn Econ Discussion Papers bgse33_2001, University of Bonn, Germany.
  40. Jost, Peter J. & Kräkel, Matthias, 2000. "Preemptive Behavior in Sequential Tournaments," IZA Discussion Papers 159, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  41. Matthias Kräkel, 2000. "Delegation and Strategic Compensation in Tournaments," Bonn Econ Discussion Papers bgse17_2000, University of Bonn, Germany.
  42. Kräkel, Matthias, 1999. "Strategic Mismatches in Competing Teams," IZA Discussion Papers 74, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  43. Kräkel, Matthias, 1999. "Strategic Mismatches in Sequential Contracting: The Case of Professional Partnerships," Discussion Paper Serie A 604, University of Bonn, Germany.

Articles

  1. Imhof, Lorens & Kräkel, Matthias, 2014. "Tournaments with gaps," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 122(2), pages 211-214.
  2. Imhof, Lorens & Kräkel, Matthias, 2014. "Bonus pools and the informativeness principle," European Economic Review, Elsevier, vol. 66(C), pages 180-191.
  3. Kräkel, Matthias, 2012. "Competitive careers as a way to mediocracy," European Journal of Political Economy, Elsevier, vol. 28(1), pages 76-87.
  4. Oliver Gürtler & Matthias Kräkel, 2012. "Dismissal Tournaments," Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics (JITE), Mohr Siebeck, Tübingen, vol. 168(4), pages 547-562, December.
  5. Oliver Gürtler & Matthias Kräkel, 2012. "On the Virtues of Hiring Lemons," Managerial and Decision Economics, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 33(7-8), pages 475-484, October.
  6. Kräkel, Matthias & Müller, Daniel, 2012. "Sabotage in teams," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 115(2), pages 289-292.
  7. Beckmann, Michael & Kräkel, Matthias, 2012. "Internal rent seeking, works councils, and optimal establishment size," European Economic Review, Elsevier, vol. 56(4), pages 711-726.
  8. Kräkel, Matthias & Schöttner, Anja, 2012. "Internal labor markets and worker rents," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 84(2), pages 491-509.
  9. Jörg Budde & Matthias Kräkel, 2011. "Limited liability and the risk–incentive relationship," Journal of Economics, Springer, vol. 102(2), pages 97-110, March.
  10. Kräkel, Matthias & Schöttner, Anja, 2010. "Minimum wages and excessive effort supply," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 108(3), pages 341-344, September.
  11. Kräkel, Matthias & Schöttner, Anja, 2010. "Technology choice, relative performance pay, and worker heterogeneity," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 76(3), pages 748-758, December.
  12. Michael Beckmann & Silvia Föhr & Matthias Kräkel, 2010. "Rent Seeking, Employment Security, and Works Councils: Theory and Evidence for Germany," Schmalenbach Business Review (sbr), LMU Munich School of Management, vol. 62(1), pages 2-40, January.
  13. Gürtler, Oliver & Kräkel, Matthias, 2010. "Optimal tournament contracts for heterogeneous workers," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 75(2), pages 180-191, August.
  14. Matthias Kräkel, 2010. "Double-Sided Moral Hazard, Efficiency Wages, and Litigation," Journal of Law, Economics and Organization, Oxford University Press, vol. 26(2), pages 337-364.
  15. Matthias Kräkel & Dirk Sliwka, 2009. "Should You Allow Your Employee To Become Your Competitor? On Noncompete Agreements In Employment Contracts," International Economic Review, Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania and Osaka University Institute of Social and Economic Research Association, vol. 50(1), pages 117-141, 02.
  16. Gürtler, Oliver & Kräkel, Matthias, 2009. "On the inefficiency of merger control," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 102(1), pages 53-55, January.
  17. Oliver Gürtler & Matthias Kräkel, 2009. "Hostile takeover and costly merger control," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 141(3), pages 371-389, December.
  18. Jost, Peter-J. & Kräkel, Matthias, 2008. "Human capital investments in asymmetric corporate tournaments," Journal of Economics and Business, Elsevier, vol. 60(4), pages 312-331.
  19. Kräkel, Matthias, 2008. "Optimal risk taking in an uneven tournament game with risk averse players," Journal of Mathematical Economics, Elsevier, vol. 44(11), pages 1219-1231, December.
  20. Matthias Kräkel, 2008. "Emotions and the optimality of uneven tournaments," Review of Managerial Science, Springer, vol. 2(1), pages 61-79, March.
  21. Kräkel, Matthias, 2008. "Emotions in tournaments," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 67(1), pages 204-214, July.
  22. Matthias Kräkel, 2008. "On Adverse Selection of Technologies," Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics (JITE), Mohr Siebeck, Tübingen, vol. 164(2), pages 343-355, June.
  23. Matthias Kräkel, 2008. "Emotions and Compensation," Schmalenbach Business Review (sbr), LMU Munich School of Management, vol. 60(2), pages 145-159, April.
  24. Matthias Kräkel, 2006. "Zur Reform der Professorenbesoldung in Deutschland," Perspektiven der Wirtschaftspolitik, Verein für Socialpolitik, vol. 7(1), pages 105-126, 02.
  25. Matthias Kräkel, 2006. "Splitting Leagues," Journal of Economics, Springer, vol. 88(1), pages 21-48, June.
  26. Peter-J. Jost & Matthias Kräkel, 2006. "Simultaneous- versus Sequential-Move Tournaments with Heterogeneous Agents," Schmalenbach Business Review (sbr), LMU Munich School of Management, vol. 58(4), pages 306-331, October.
  27. Matthias Kräkel, 2005. "Strategic delegation in oligopolistic tournaments," Review of Economic Design, Springer, vol. 9(4), pages 377-396, December.
  28. Matthias Krakel, 2005. "On the Benefits of Withholding Knowledge in Organizations," International Journal of the Economics of Business, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 12(2), pages 193-209.
  29. Matthias Kräkel, 2005. "Helping And Sabotaging In Tournaments," International Game Theory Review (IGTR), World Scientific Publishing Co. Pte. Ltd., vol. 7(02), pages 211-228.
  30. P.-J. Jost & M. Kräkel, 2005. "Preemptive behavior in sequential-move tournaments with heterogeneous agents," Economics of Governance, Springer, vol. 6(3), pages 245-252, November.
  31. Matthias Kräkel, 2004. "Managerial Versus Entrepreneurial Firms: The Benefits Of Separating Ownership And Control," Schmalenbach Business Review (sbr), LMU Munich School of Management, vol. 56(1), pages 2-19, January.
  32. Gerd Grözinger & Oliver Fabel & Dominique Demougin & Matthias Kräkel, 2004. "Eliteuniversitäten: Stärkung des Forschungs- und Wirtschaftsstandorts Deutschland?," Ifo Schnelldienst, Ifo Institute for Economic Research at the University of Munich, vol. 57(16), pages 03-11, 08.
  33. Matthias Kräkel & Dirk Sliwka, 2004. "Risk Taking in Asymmetric Tournaments," German Economic Review, Verein für Socialpolitik, vol. 5(1), pages 103-116, 02.
  34. Matthias Kräkel, 2004. "R&D spillovers and strategic delegation in oligopolistic contests," Managerial and Decision Economics, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 25(3), pages 147-156.
  35. Oliver Gurtler & Matthias Krakel, 2003. "Who is declared dead lives longer," Applied Economics Letters, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 10(15), pages 995-997.
  36. Guido Bulmahn & Matthias Kräkel, 2002. "Overeducated Workers as an Insurance Device," LABOUR, CEIS, vol. 16(2), pages 383-402, 06.
  37. Matthias Kräkel, 2002. "Delegation and strategic incentives for managers in contests," Managerial and Decision Economics, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 23(8), pages 461-470.
  38. Matthias Kräkel, 2002. "Withholding Of Knowledge In Organizations," Schmalenbach Business Review (sbr), LMU Munich School of Management, vol. 54(3), pages 221-242, July.
  39. Matthias Kräkel, 2002. "U-Type versus J-Type Tournaments," Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics (JITE), Mohr Siebeck, Tübingen, vol. 158(4), pages 614-, December.

NEP Fields

57 papers by this author were announced in NEP, and specifically in the following field reports (number of papers):
  1. NEP-BEC: Business Economics (17) 2004-09-30 2006-03-11 2006-09-30 2007-01-14 2007-04-14 2007-06-02 2007-11-10 2008-01-26 2008-09-29 2008-10-07 2008-10-21 2010-05-29 2010-11-13 2011-03-26 2012-06-13 2013-10-18 2014-02-02. Author is listed
  2. NEP-CBE: Cognitive & Behavioural Economics (3) 2004-08-31 2008-04-12 2009-12-05
  3. NEP-CDM: Collective Decision-Making (1) 2013-03-16
  4. NEP-COM: Industrial Competition (8) 2006-03-11 2006-04-08 2006-05-20 2007-01-14 2008-04-12 2008-04-29 2013-10-18 2014-02-02. Author is listed
  5. NEP-CTA: Contract Theory & Applications (16) 2008-04-15 2008-06-13 2008-09-29 2008-10-07 2008-10-21 2009-08-16 2010-05-29 2011-03-26 2012-01-03 2013-03-16 2013-03-23 2013-10-18 2013-10-18 2013-10-18 2013-10-18 2014-02-02. Author is listed
  6. NEP-EFF: Efficiency & Productivity (1) 2010-05-29
  7. NEP-ETS: Econometric Time Series (1) 2010-04-04
  8. NEP-EVO: Evolutionary Economics (2) 2004-08-31 2004-09-30
  9. NEP-EXP: Experimental Economics (7) 2004-08-31 2004-09-30 2004-09-30 2005-10-29 2008-04-12 2008-04-29 2013-10-25. Author is listed
  10. NEP-GTH: Game Theory (7) 2002-02-15 2002-02-15 2007-04-14 2007-06-02 2012-01-03 2013-10-18 2013-10-18. Author is listed
  11. NEP-HRM: Human Capital & Human Resource Management (10) 2012-03-14 2013-03-16 2013-03-23 2013-10-18 2013-10-18 2013-10-18 2013-10-18 2013-10-18 2013-10-25 2014-02-02. Author is listed
  12. NEP-IND: Industrial Organization (2) 2007-01-14 2013-10-18
  13. NEP-LAB: Labour Economics (14) 2002-02-10 2007-11-10 2008-01-26 2008-06-13 2008-09-29 2008-10-07 2008-10-21 2009-08-16 2009-12-05 2010-05-29 2010-11-13 2011-03-26 2013-10-18 2013-10-25. Author is listed
  14. NEP-LAW: Law & Economics (8) 2005-10-29 2005-12-14 2006-03-11 2006-04-08 2006-04-22 2007-01-14 2007-11-10 2008-01-26. Author is listed
  15. NEP-LMA: Labor Markets - Supply, Demand, & Wages (1) 2013-10-18
  16. NEP-LTV: Unemployment, Inequality & Poverty (1) 2004-09-30
  17. NEP-MIC: Microeconomics (12) 2002-04-25 2006-03-11 2006-09-30 2006-10-21 2006-11-25 2010-05-29 2012-01-03 2013-03-16 2013-10-18 2013-10-18 2013-10-18 2013-10-18. Author is listed
  18. NEP-POL: Positive Political Economics (2) 2006-09-30 2006-10-21
  19. NEP-REG: Regulation (1) 2001-02-27
  20. NEP-SPO: Sports & Economics (3) 2005-10-29 2005-12-14 2006-04-22
  21. NEP-UPT: Utility Models & Prospect Theory (7) 2007-04-14 2007-04-14 2007-06-02 2007-06-02 2008-04-12 2008-04-29 2010-04-04. Author is listed

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