The Institute of Economics covered a wide range of topics in 2020. The most outstanding papers were presented with awards.
Halmdienst Nicole, Pruckner J. Gerald, Winter-Ebmer Rudolf: Complexities of Health and Acceptance of Electronic Health Records for the Austrian Elderly Population (April 2021)
Pennerstorfer Dieter: Converting variables between non-hierarchical regions: The case of Austrian municipalities and ZIP-code areas (April 2021)
Boris Maciejovsky (University of California, School of Business):
"Too Much Trust in Group Decisions: Uncovering Hidden Profiles by Groups and Markets"
Simon Martin (Düsseldorf Institute for Competition Economics)
"Market Transparency and Consumer Search - Evidence from the German Retail Gasoline Market"
R. Anton Braun (Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta)
"Reforming the U.S. Long-term Care Insurance Market"
Iacopo Morchio (University of Vienna)
"The Gender Gap: Micro Sources and Macro Consequences"
Antoinette Schoar (MIT Sloan School of Management):
"Revenue collapses and the consumption of small business owners in the early stages of the Covid-19 Pandemic"