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Last Name: Swank
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Working papers

  1. Silvia Dominguez Martinez & Otto H. Swank, 2011. "On the Role of Pre-Determined Rules for HRM Policies," Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers 11-034/1, Tinbergen Institute.
  2. Jurjen J.A. Kamphorst & Otto H. Swank, 2010. "When Galatea cares about her Reputation: How having Faith in your Workers reduces their Motivation to shine," Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers 10-123/1, Tinbergen Institute.
  3. Otto H. Swank, 2009. "Why Are Residents Reluctant to Consult Attending Physicians?," Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers 09-042/1, Tinbergen Institute.
  4. Otto H. Swank & Bauke Visser, 2009. "Decision Making and Learning in a Globalizing World," Economics Working Papers ECO2009/20, European University Institute.
  5. Beno�t S.Y. Crutzen & Otto H. Swank & Bauke Visser, 2007. "Confidence Management: On Interpersonal Comparisons in Teams," Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers 07-040/1, Tinbergen Institute.
  6. Otto H. Swank & Bauke Visser, 2007. "Is Transparency to no avail? Committee Decision-making, Pre-meetings, and Credible Deals," Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers 07-055/1, Tinbergen Institute.
  7. Otto H. Swank, 2006. "The Self-Perception Theory vs. a Dynamic Learning Model," Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers 06-092/1, Tinbergen Institute.
  8. Silvia Dominguez Martinez & Otto H. Swank, 2006. "A Simple Model of Self-Assessments," Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers 06-010/1, Tinbergen Institute.
  9. Job Swank & Otto Swank & Bauke Visser, 2006. "Transparency and Pre-meetings," Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers 06-051/1, Tinbergen Institute.
  10. Silvia Dominguez Martinez & Otto H. Swank & Bauke Visser, 2006. "Disciplining and Screening Top Executives," Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers 06-054/1, Tinbergen Institute.
  11. Bauke Visser & Otto H. Swank, 2005. "On Committees of Experts," Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers 05-028/1, Tinbergen Institute.
  12. Silvia Dominguez Martinez & Otto H. Swank, 2004. "Does Electoral Competition create Incentives for Political Parties to collect Information about the Pros and Cons of Alternative Policies?," Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers 04-133/1, Tinbergen Institute.
  13. Silvia Dominguez Martinez & Otto H. Swank, 2004. "Polarization, Information Collection and Electoral Control," Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers 04-035/1, Tinbergen Institute.
  14. Phongthorn Wrasai & Otto H. Swank, 2004. "Policy Makers, Advisors, and Reputation," Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers 04-037/1, Tinbergen Institute, revised 09 Dec 2004.
  15. Ioulia V. Ossokina & Otto H. Swank, 2003. "Environmental Policy Choice under Uncertainty," Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers 03-011/1, Tinbergen Institute.
  16. Otto H. Swank & Bauke Visser, 2003. "The Consequences of Endogenizing Information for Herd Behavior," Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers 03-021/1, Tinbergen Institute.
  17. Robert Dur & Otto H. Swank, 2003. "Producing and Manipulating Information," CESifo Working Paper Series 908, CESifo Group Munich.
  18. Klaas J. Beniers & Otto H. Swank, 2003. "On the Composition of Committees," Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers 03-006/1, Tinbergen Institute.
  19. Otto H. Swank & Bauke Visser, 2003. "Do Elections lead to Informed Public Decisions?," Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers 03-067/1, Tinbergen Institute.
  20. Otto H. Swank & Phongthorn Wrasai, 2002. "Deliberation, Information Aggregation and Collective Decision Making," Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers 02-006/1, Tinbergen Institute, revised 03 Dec 2002.
  21. Otto H. Swank & Bauke Visser, 2002. "Delegation or Voting," Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers 02-005/1, Tinbergen Institute.
  22. Klaas J. Beniers & Robert A.J. Dur & Otto H. Swank, 2002. "Sequential Advocacy," Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers 02-016/1, Tinbergen Institute, revised 10 Jun 2003.
  23. Guido Suurmond & Otto H. Swank & Bauke Visser, 2002. "Vanity in Politics: A Problem?," Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers 02-123/1, Tinbergen Institute.
  24. Ioulia V. Ossokina & Otto Swank, 2001. "The Optimal Degree of Polarization," Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers 01-063/1, Tinbergen Institute.
  25. Robert A.J. Dur & Otto H. Swank, 2001. "Producing and Manipulating Information: Private Information Providers versus Public Information Providers," Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers 01-052/1, Tinbergen Institute.
  26. Ioulia V. Ossokina & Otto H. Swank, 2001. "How Polarization and Political Instability affect Learning through Experimentation," Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers 01-040/1, Tinbergen Institute.
  27. Dalen, H.P. van & Letterie, W.A. & Swank, O.H., 1998. "Het verschil tussen gelijk hebben en gelijk krijgen," Open Access publications from Tilburg University urn:nbn:nl:ui:12-3107440, Tilburg University.
  28. Robert A.J. Dur & Ben D. Peletier & Otto H. Swank, 1998. "The Effect of Fiscal Rules on Public Investment if Budget Deficits Are Politically Motivated," Public Economics 9801003, EconWPA, revised 25 Feb 1999.
  29. Dalen, H.P. van & Letterie, W.A. & Swank, O.H., 1998. "Economisch advies op het Binnenhof: Een ragfijn spel?," Open Access publications from Tilburg University urn:nbn:nl:ui:12-3107439, Tilburg University.
  30. Robert A.J. Dur & Otto H. Swank, 1997. "On the Role of the Governmental Agreement in Breaking Political Deadlocks," Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers 97-023/1, Tinbergen Institute.
  31. Robert A.J. Dur & Otto H. Swank, 1997. "A Theory of Policy Reversal," Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers 97-079/1, Tinbergen Institute.
  32. Dalen, H.P. van & Swank, O.H., 1996. "Government spending cycles: Ideological or opportunistic?," Open Access publications from Tilburg University urn:nbn:nl:ui:12-3107371, Tilburg University.
  33. Dalen, H.P. van & Swank, O.H., 1995. "Ideologie en opportunisme bij de overheidsuitgaven," Open Access publications from Tilburg University urn:nbn:nl:ui:12-3107320, Tilburg University.
  34. Lippi, F. & Swank, O.H., 1993. "Do Policy Makers, Disrtibutional Desires lead to an Inflationary Bias?," Papers 9306-m, Erasmus University of Rotterdam - Institute for Economic Research.
  35. Lippi, F. & Swank, O.H., 1993. "Rational Voters, Election and Central Banks," Papers 9305-m, Erasmus University of Rotterdam - Institute for Economic Research.
  36. Letterie, W.A. & Swank, O.H., 1993. "Economic Policy, Model Uncertainty and Elections," Papers 9307-p, Erasmus University of Rotterdam - Institute for Economic Research.
  37. Letterie, W.A. & Reedijk, P.J. & Swank, O.H., 1992. "Models of Voter Behaviour: An Application to the Netherlands," Papers 9219-gp, Erasmus University of Rotterdam - Institute for Economic Research.
  38. Swank, O.T., 1992. "Rational Voters in Partisanship Model," Papers 9222-p, Erasmus University of Rotterdam - Institute for Economic Research.
  39. Swank, O.T., 1992. "The Advantage of Tying One's Economist's Hand: The Value of Information in a Monetary Policy Model," Papers 9223-m, Erasmus University of Rotterdam - Institute for Economic Research.
  40. Swank, O.H. & Hebbink, G.E., 1992. "Estimation of Preference Weights in a Model of Monetary Policy with Multiplicative Uncertainty," Papers 9216-g, Erasmus University of Rotterdam - Institute for Economic Research.
  41. Swank, O.H. & Swank, J., 1991. "In Search of the Motives Behind U.S. Fiscal Macroeconomic Economic Policy," Papers 9110-g, Erasmus University of Rotterdam - Institute for Economic Research.
  42. Swank, O.H., 1991. "Popularity Functions Based on the Partisan Theory," Papers 9112-g, Erasmus University of Rotterdam - Institute for Economic Research.
  43. Swank, O.H., 1991. "Why Do Administrations Postpone Policy on Which There is Overall Agreement," Papers 9111-g, Erasmus University of Rotterdam - Institute for Economic Research.
  44. Swank, O.H., 1990. "A Voter Model Based On The Partisan Theory," Papers 901201, Erasmus University of Rotterdam - Institute for Economic Research.
  45. Swank, J. & Swank, O.H., 1990. "The Estimation Of Preferences Behind Us Monetary Policy," Papers 9018, Erasmus University of Rotterdam - Institute for Economic Research.
  46. Otto H. Swank & Bauke Visser, 0000. "Sharing Information through Delegation and Collaboration," Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers 04-042/1, Tinbergen Institute.

Articles

  1. Swank, Otto H., 2010. "Why are junior doctors reluctant to consult attending physicians?," Journal of Health Economics, Elsevier, vol. 29(2), pages 317-324, March.
  2. Silvia Dominguez-Martinez & OttoH. Swank, 2009. "A Simple Model of Self-Assessment," Economic Journal, Royal Economic Society, vol. 119(539), pages 1225-1241, 07.
  3. Job Swank & Otto H. Swank & Bauke Visser, 2008. "How Committees of Experts Interact with the Outside World: Some Theory, and Evidence from the FOMC," Journal of the European Economic Association, MIT Press, vol. 6(2-3), pages 478-486, 04-05.
  4. Silvia Dominguez-Martinez & Otto H. Swank & Bauke Visser, 2008. "In Defense of Boards," Journal of Economics & Management Strategy, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 17(3), pages 667-682, 09.
  5. Ioulia Ossokina & Otto Swank, 2008. "Adoption Subsidy Versus Technology Standards Under Asymmetric Information," De Economist, Springer, vol. 156(3), pages 241-267, September.
  6. Swank, Otto & Visser, Bauke, 2008. "The consequences of endogenizing information for the performance of a sequential decision procedure," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 65(3-4), pages 667-681, March.
  7. Bauke Visser & Otto H Swank, 2007. "On Committees of Experts," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, MIT Press, vol. 122(1), pages 337-372, 02.
  8. Wrasai, Phongthorn & Swank, Otto H., 2007. "Policy makers, advisers, and reputation," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 62(4), pages 579-590, April.
  9. Silvia Dominguez-Martinez & Otto Swank, 2006. "Polarization, Information Collection and Electoral Control," Social Choice and Welfare, Springer, vol. 26(3), pages 527-545, June.
  10. Otto Swank & Bauke Visser, 2006. "Do elections lead to informed public decisions?," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 129(3), pages 435-460, December.
  11. Robert Dur & Otto H. Swank, 2005. "Producing and Manipulating Information," Economic Journal, Royal Economic Society, vol. 115(500), pages 185-199, 01.
  12. Suurmond, Guido & Swank, Otto H. & Visser, Bauke, 2004. "On the bad reputation of reputational concerns," Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier, vol. 88(12), pages 2817-2838, December.
  13. Ossokina, Ioulia V. & Swank, Otto H., 2004. "The optimal degree of polarization," European Journal of Political Economy, Elsevier, vol. 20(1), pages 255-262, March.
  14. Ioulia V. Ossokina & Otto H. Swank, 2003. "Polarization, Political Instability and Active Learning," Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 105(1), pages 1-14, 03.
  15. Swank, Otto H, 2002. " Budgetary Devices for Curbing Spending Prone Ministers and Bureaucrats," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 111(3-4), pages 237-57, June.
  16. Swank, Otto H., 2001. "A comment on sequential elections and overlapping terms: voting for US Senate," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 46(4), pages 437-440, December.
  17. Otto H. Swank & Robert A. J. Dur, 2001. "Why Do Policy Makers Give (Permanent) Power to Policy Advisers?," Economics and Politics, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 13(1), pages 73-94, 03.
  18. Otto H. Swank, 2000. "Why do Workers Spend so Much Time on Inferior Tasks?," Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics (JITE), Mohr Siebeck, Tübingen, vol. 156(3), pages 501-, September.
  19. Hillman, Arye L. & Swank, Otto, 2000. "Why political culture should be in the lexicon of economics," European Journal of Political Economy, Elsevier, vol. 16(1), pages 1-4, March.
  20. Otto H. Swank & Wilko Letterie & Hendrik P. van Dalen, 2000. "When policy advisors cannot reach a consensus," Social Choice and Welfare, Springer, vol. 17(3), pages 439-461.
  21. Swank, Otto H., 2000. "Policy advice, secrecy, and reputational concerns," European Journal of Political Economy, Elsevier, vol. 16(2), pages 257-271, June.
  22. Robert A. J. Dur & Ben D. Peletier & Otto H. Swank, 1999. "Voting on the Budget Deficit: Comment," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 89(5), pages 1377-1381, December.
  23. Lippi, Francesco & Swank, Otto H., 1999. "Rational Voters, Elections, and Central Banks: Do Representative Democracies Need Nonrepresentative Institutions?," Journal of Policy Modeling, Elsevier, vol. 21(4), pages 515-525, July.
  24. Swank, Otto H & Letterie, Wilko & van Dalen, Hendrik P, 1999. "A Theory of Policy Advice," Journal of Law, Economics and Organization, Oxford University Press, vol. 15(3), pages 602-14, October.
  25. Swank, O H & Eisinga, R, 1999. " Economic Outcomes and Voting Behaviour in a Multi-party System: An Application to the Netherlands," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 101(3-4), pages 195-213, December.
  26. Swank, Otto H., 1998. "Partisan Policies, Macroeconomic Performance and Political Support," Journal of Macroeconomics, Elsevier, vol. 20(2), pages 367-386, April.
  27. Wilko Letterie & Otto H. Swank, 1998. "Economic Policy, Model Uncertainty and Elections," Economics and Politics, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 10(1), pages 85-103, 03.
  28. Swank, Otto H., 1998. "Towards an economic theory of party ideology," European Journal of Political Economy, Elsevier, vol. 14(2), pages 223-240, May.
  29. Dur, Robert A. J. & Swank, Otto H., 1998. "The role of governmental agreements in breaking political deadlock," European Journal of Political Economy, Elsevier, vol. 14(3), pages 561-572, August.
  30. Letterie, Wilko & Swank, Otto H, 1997. " Learning and Signalling by Advisor Selection," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 92(3-4), pages 353-67, September.
  31. Wilko Letterie & Otto Swank, 1997. "Electoral and partisan cycles between US economic performance and presidential popularity: a comment on Stephen E. Haynes," Applied Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 29(12), pages 1585-1592.
  32. van Dalen, Hendrik P & Swank, Otto H, 1996. " Government Spending Cycles: Ideological or Opportunistic?," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 89(1-2), pages 183-200, October.
  33. Lippi, Francesco & Swank, Otto H., 1996. "Do policymakers' distributional desires lead to an inflationary bias?," Journal of Policy Modeling, Elsevier, vol. 18(1), pages 109-116, February.
  34. Swank, Otto H, 1994. " Partisan Views on the Economy," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 81(1-2), pages 137-50, October.
  35. Swank, Otto H, 1994. " Better Monetary Control May Increase the Inflationary Bias of Policy," Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 96(1), pages 125-31.
  36. Siebrand, Jan C. & Swank, Otto H., 1994. "Partisan profiles in presidential policies: An extension of "presidential preferences for inflation versus unemployment"," Journal of Macroeconomics, Elsevier, vol. 16(3), pages 553-558.
  37. Swank, O H, 1993. " Popularity Functions Based on the Partisan Theory," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 75(4), pages 339-56, April.
  38. Swank, Otto, 1992. "The political economy of American monetary policy : T. Mayer, ed., (Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1990), ISBN 0-521-36316-0, [UK pound]30.00," European Journal of Political Economy, Elsevier, vol. 8(1), pages 141-145, February.

NEP Fields

26 papers by this author were announced in NEP, and specifically in the following field reports (number of papers):
  1. NEP-BEC: Business Economics (4) 2006-04-22 2006-07-02 2007-06-11 2007-08-14
  2. NEP-CBE: Cognitive & Behavioural Economics (3) 2006-04-22 2006-11-18 2007-06-11
  3. NEP-CDM: Collective Decision-Making (6) 2002-03-14 2002-06-13 2003-04-27 2005-04-03 2007-08-14 2008-06-13. Author is listed
  4. NEP-CFN: Corporate Finance (1) 2006-07-02
  5. NEP-CTA: Contract Theory & Applications (1) 2009-07-03
  6. NEP-FIN: Finance (1) 2006-07-02
  7. NEP-GTH: Game Theory (1) 2005-04-03
  8. NEP-HEA: Health Economics (1) 2009-07-03
  9. NEP-HRM: Human Capital & Human Resource Management (1) 2011-02-26
  10. NEP-LAB: Labour Economics (4) 2007-06-11 2008-06-13 2010-12-18 2011-02-26
  11. NEP-LAW: Law & Economics (1) 2002-03-14
  12. NEP-MIC: Microeconomics (1) 2004-05-26
  13. NEP-POL: Positive Political Economics (5) 2003-09-08 2004-04-25 2005-04-03 2007-08-14 2008-06-13. Author is listed
  14. NEP-REG: Regulation (1) 2002-06-13
  15. NEP-SOC: Social Norms & Social Capital (2) 2007-06-11 2010-12-18

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