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Christian Traxler

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First Name:Christian
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Last Name:Traxler
RePEc Short-ID:ptr50
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Twitter: @chtraxler
Terminal Degree:2006 Munich Graduate School of Economics; Volkswirtschaftliche Fakultät; Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (from RePEc Genealogy)


(98%) Hertie School of Governance

Berlin, Germany

: +49/30/259 219 0
+49/30/259 219 111
Quartier 110, Friedrichstraße 180, 10117 Berlin
RePEc:edi:hertide (more details at EDIRC)

(1%) Max-Planck-Institut zur Erforschung von Gemeinschaftsgütern

Bonn, Germany

: +49-(0)228 / 91416-0
+49-(0)228 / 91416-55
Kurt-Schumacher-Str. 10 - D- 53113 Bonn
RePEc:edi:mppggde (more details at EDIRC)

(1%) CESifo

München, Germany

: +49 (89) 9224-0
+49 (89) 985369
Poschingerstrasse 5, 81679 Munich
RePEc:edi:cesifde (more details at EDIRC)

Research output

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Working papers

  1. Christian Traxler & Franz Westermaier & Ansgar Wohlschlegel, 2017. "Bunching on the Autobahn? Speeding Responses to a 'Notched' Penalty Scheme," CESifo Working Paper Series 6786, CESifo Group Munich.
  2. Altmann, Steffen & Traxler, Christian & Weinschenk, Philipp, 2017. "Deadlines and Cognitive Limitations," IZA Discussion Papers 11129, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  3. Felix Albrecht & Sebastian Kube & Christian Traxler, 2016. "Cooperation and Punishment: The Individual-Level Perspective," CESifo Working Paper Series 6284, CESifo Group Munich.
  4. Francesco Drago & Friederike Mengel & Christian Traxler, 2015. "Compliance Behavior in Networks: Evidence from a Field Experiment," CSEF Working Papers 419, Centre for Studies in Economics and Finance (CSEF), University of Naples, Italy.
  5. Melissa Berger & Gerlinde Fellner & Rupert Sausgruber & Christian Traxler, 2015. "Higher Taxes, More Evasion? Evidence from Border Differentials in TV License Fees," CESifo Working Paper Series 5195, CESifo Group Munich.
  6. Altmann, Steffen & Traxler, Christian, 2012. "Nudges at the Dentist," IZA Discussion Papers 6699, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  7. Sebastian Kube & Christian Traxler, 2010. "The Interaction of Legal and Social Norm Enforcement," CESifo Working Paper Series 3091, CESifo Group Munich.
  8. Johannes Rincke & Christian Traxler, 2009. "Deterrence through Word of Mouth," CESifo Working Paper Series 2549, CESifo Group Munich.
  9. Traxler, Christian & Winter, Joachim, 2009. "Survey Evidence on Conditional Norm Enforcement," Discussion Papers in Economics 8992, University of Munich, Department of Economics.
  10. Gerlinde Fellner & Rupert Sausgruber & Christian Traxler, 2009. "Testing Enforcement Strategies in the Field: Legal Threat, Moral Appeal and Social Information," CESifo Working Paper Series 2787, CESifo Group Munich.
  11. Spichtig, Mathias & Traxler, Christian, 2007. "Social Norms and the Evolution of Conditional Cooperation," Discussion Papers in Economics 1398, University of Munich, Department of Economics.
  12. Traxler, Christian, 2006. "Voting over Taxes: The Case of Tax Evasion," Discussion Papers in Economics 1188, University of Munich, Department of Economics.
  13. Traxler, Christian, 2006. "Social Norms and Conditional Cooperative Taxpayers," Discussion Papers in Economics 1202, University of Munich, Department of Economics.


  1. Traxler, Christian & Westermaier, Franz G. & Wohlschlegel, Ansgar, 2018. "Bunching on the Autobahn? Speeding responses to a ‘notched’ penalty scheme," Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier, vol. 157(C), pages 78-94.
  2. Berger, Melissa & Fellner-Röhling, Gerlinde & Sausgruber, Rupert & Traxler, Christian, 2016. "Higher taxes, more evasion? Evidence from border differentials in TV license fees," Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier, vol. 135(C), pages 74-86.
  3. Reuben, Ernesto & Traxler, Christian & van Winden, Frans, 2015. "Advocacy and political convergence under preference uncertainty," European Economic Review, Elsevier, vol. 79(C), pages 16-36.
  4. Altmann, Steffen & Traxler, Christian, 2014. "Nudges at the dentist," European Economic Review, Elsevier, vol. 72(C), pages 19-38.
  5. Gerlinde Fellner & Rupert Sausgruber & Christian Traxler, 2013. "Testing Enforcement Strategies In The Field: Threat, Moral Appeal And Social Information," Journal of the European Economic Association, European Economic Association, vol. 11(3), pages 634-660, June.
  6. Horst Entorf & Jens Ludwig & Christian Traxler, 2012. "Special Issue on the Economics of Crime: Editorial," German Economic Review, Verein für Socialpolitik, vol. 13(4), pages 363-365, November.
  7. Riener, Gerhard & Traxler, Christian, 2012. "Norms, moods, and free lunch: Longitudinal evidence on payments from a Pay-What-You-Want restaurant," Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics (formerly The Journal of Socio-Economics), Elsevier, vol. 41(4), pages 476-483.
  8. Traxler, Christian & Winter, Joachim, 2012. "Survey evidence on conditional norm enforcement," European Journal of Political Economy, Elsevier, vol. 28(3), pages 390-398.
  9. Traxler, Christian, 2012. "Majority voting and the welfare implications of tax avoidance," Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier, vol. 96(1), pages 1-9.
  10. Christian Traxler & Mathias Spichtig, 2011. "Social norms and the indirect evolution of conditional cooperation," Journal of Economics, Springer, vol. 102(3), pages 237-262, April.
  11. Johannes Rincke & Christian Traxler, 2011. "Enforcement Spillovers," The Review of Economics and Statistics, MIT Press, vol. 93(4), pages 1224-1234, November.
  12. Sebastian Kube & Christian Traxler, 2011. "The Interaction of Legal and Social Norm Enforcement," Journal of Public Economic Theory, Association for Public Economic Theory, vol. 13(5), pages 639-660, October.
  13. Slemrod, Joel & Traxler, Christian, 2010. "Optimal observability in a linear income tax," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 108(2), pages 105-108, August.
  14. Trautmann, Stefan T. & Traxler, Christian, 2010. "Reserve prices as reference points - Evidence from auctions for football players at," Journal of Economic Psychology, Elsevier, vol. 31(2), pages 230-240, April.
  15. Traxler, Christian, 2010. "Social norms and conditional cooperative taxpayers," European Journal of Political Economy, Elsevier, vol. 26(1), pages 89-103, March.
  16. Christian Traxler, 2009. "Voting over taxes: the case of tax evasion," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 140(1), pages 43-58, July.
  17. Sven Stö & Christian Traxler, 2005. "Tax Evasion and Auditing in a Federal Economy," International Tax and Public Finance, Springer;International Institute of Public Finance, vol. 12(4), pages 515-531, August.

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NEP is an announcement service for new working papers, with a weekly report in each of many fields. This author has had 13 papers announced in NEP. These are the fields, ordered by number of announcements, along with their dates. If the author is listed in the directory of specialists for this field, a link is also provided.
  1. NEP-CBE: Cognitive & Behavioural Economics (9) 2006-10-07 2007-04-09 2009-01-31 2009-10-17 2009-11-14 2012-07-23 2017-11-19 2018-01-08 2018-01-15. Author is listed
  2. NEP-EXP: Experimental Economics (9) 2009-01-31 2009-10-17 2009-11-14 2012-07-23 2015-11-01 2015-11-07 2017-11-19 2018-01-08 2018-01-15. Author is listed
  3. NEP-SOC: Social Norms & Social Capital (6) 2006-10-07 2007-04-09 2009-01-31 2015-11-01 2015-11-07 2017-11-19. Author is listed
  4. NEP-LAW: Law & Economics (3) 2009-01-31 2009-10-17 2009-11-14
  5. NEP-NET: Network Economics (3) 2006-10-07 2015-11-01 2015-11-07
  6. NEP-PBE: Public Economics (3) 2006-09-23 2006-10-07 2015-02-22
  7. NEP-PUB: Public Finance (2) 2006-09-23 2015-02-22
  8. NEP-REG: Regulation (2) 2015-11-01 2018-01-08
  9. NEP-URE: Urban & Real Estate Economics (2) 2015-02-22 2018-01-08
  10. NEP-CDM: Collective Decision-Making (1) 2006-09-23
  11. NEP-EUR: Microeconomic European Issues (1) 2018-01-08
  12. NEP-EVO: Evolutionary Economics (1) 2007-04-09
  13. NEP-GTH: Game Theory (1) 2007-04-09
  14. NEP-HEA: Health Economics (1) 2012-07-23
  15. NEP-HPE: History & Philosophy of Economics (1) 2007-04-09
  16. NEP-IUE: Informal & Underground Economics (1) 2015-02-22
  17. NEP-NEU: Neuroeconomics (1) 2018-01-08
  18. NEP-POL: Positive Political Economics (1) 2006-09-23
  19. NEP-TRE: Transport Economics (1) 2018-01-08


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