Prof. Dr. Steffen Huck
since 2012 Director of the Research Unit "Economics of Change" at the WZB
since 2003 Professor of Economics, University College London
2008 - 2011 Head of the Department of Economics, University College London
2005 - 2008 Deputy Head of the Department of Economics, University College London
2002 - 2003 Reader in Economics, University College London
2000 - 2001 Senior Lecturer in Economics, Royal Holloway
1998 - 1999 Research Scholarship of the German Science Foundation (DFG)
1995 - 1997 Research Fellow, Humboldt University, Berlin
1993 - 1994 Research Fellow, Goethe University, Frankfurt am Main
Discrimination, Narratives and Family History: An Experiment with Jordanian Host and Syrian Refugee Children, Review of Economics and Statistics, 2021 (with Kai Barron, Heike Harmgart, Sebastian Schneider and Matthias Sutter).
Editorial: Honesty and moral behavior in economic games, Frontiers in Psychology, 2021 (with Agne Kajackaite and Nora Szech).
The Standard Portfolio Choice Problem in Germany, Economic Journal, 2021, Vol. 131, 2413-2446 (with Christoph Breunig, Tobias Schmidt, and Georg Weizsäcker).
Online fundraising, self-image, and the long-term impact of ask avoidance, Management Science, 2020, Vol. 66, Iss. 2, 722-743 (with Maja Adena).
Payoff Information Hampers the Evolution of Cooperation, Nature Communications, 2017, Vol. 8, Article No. 15147, 1-5 (with Johannes Leutgeb and Ryan Oprea).
From imitation to collusion: Long-run learning in a low-information environment, Journal of Economic Theory, 2015, Vol. 155, 185–205 (with Dan Friedman, Ryan Oprea, and Simon Weidenholzer).
Comparing charitable fundraising schemes: Evidence from a natural field experiment and a structural model, American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, 2015, Vol. 7, 326-369 (withImran Rasul and Andrew Shephard).
Beliefs and actions in the trust game: Creating instrumental variables to estimate the causal effect, Games and Economic Behavior, 2014, Vol. 88, 298-309 (with Miguel A. Costa Gomes and Georg Weizsäcker).
Competition fosters trust, Games and Economic Behavior, 2012, Vol. 76, 195-209 (with Gabriele K. Lünser and Jean-Robert Tyran).
Deferred compensation in multi-period labor contracts: An experimental test of Lazear's Model, American Economic Review, 2011, Vol. 101, 819-843 (with Andrew Seltzer and Brian Wallace).