Published papers

Published papers

2017

Authors Title Publication

Vincent Somville,
Lore Vandewalle

Saving by Default: Evidence from a Field Experiment in Rural India

Forthcoming in American Economic Journal: Applied Economics

Ingvild Almås,
Anders Kjelsrud

Rags and Riches: Relative prices, non-homothetic preferences and inequality in India
(2MB PDF)

Forthcoming in World Development

Ingvild Almås,
Alex Armand,
Orazio Attanasio,
Pedro Carneiro

Measuring and Changing Control: Women's Empowerment and Targeted Transfers
(2MB PDF)

Forthcoming in The Economic Journal

Lars Ivar Oppedal Berge,

Linda Helgesson Sekei,

Kartika Sari Juniwaty

Gender composition and group dynamics: Evidence from a laboratory experiment with microfinance clients

Forthcoming in Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization

Thomas de Haan,

Jona Linde

'Good Nudge Lullaby': Choice Architecture and Default Bias Reinforcement

Forthcoming in The Economic Journal

Thomas de Haan,

Theo Offerman,

Randolph Sloof

Discrimination in the Labour Market: The Curse of Competition between Workers

Forthcoming in The Economic Journal

Aline Bütikofer 

Michael Gerfin

The economies of scale of living together and how they are shared: estimates based on a collective household model

Review of Economics of the Household, 15(2), 2017, 433-453

Michael Kirchler,
David Andersson,
Caroline Bonn,
Magnus Johannesson,
Erik Ø. Sørensen,
Matthias Stefan,
Gustav Tinghög,
Daniel Västfjäll

The effect of fast and slow decision on risk taking

Journal of Risk and UncertaintyVolume 54, Issue 1pp 37–59

Alexander W. Cappelen,
Erik Ø. Sørensen,
Bertil Tungodden,
Trond Halvorsen

Face-Saving or Fair-Minded: What Motivates Moral Behavior?

Journal of the European Economic Association, Vol. 15, Issue 15-3, pp. 540-557.

Makan Amini,

Mathias Philip Ekström,

Tore Elllingsen,

Magnus Johannesson,

Fredrik Strömsten

Does Gender Diversity Promote Nonconformity?

Management science, 63(4)pp. 1085–1096

Ingvild Almås,
Alexander Wright Cappelen,
Bertil Tungodden

Is It OK to Get Paid More for Being Lucky?

Harvard Business Review, 2017

Alexander Wright Cappelen,
Bertil Tungodden

Fairness and the proportionality principle

Social Choice and Welfare, 2017

2016

Authors Title Publication

Alexander W. Cappelen,

Sebastian Fest,

Erik Ø. Sørensen,

Bertil Tungodden

Choice and personal responsibility: What is a morally relevant choice?

Discussion Paper 27/2014, Department of Economics/NHH Norwegian School of Economics

Ingvild Almås,

Alexander W. Cappelen,

Kjell Gunnar Salvanes,

Erik Ø. Sørensen,

Bertil Tungodden

Fairness and family background

forthcoming in Philosophy, Politics and Economics

Ingvild Fossgard Sandøy,

Mweetwa Mudenda,

Joseph Zulu,

Ecloss Munsaka,

Astrid Blystad,

Mpundu C. Makasa,

Ottar Mæstad,

Bertil Tungodden,

Choolwe Jacobs,

Linda Kampata,

Knut Fylkesnes,

Joar Svanemyr,

Karen Marie Moland,

Richard Banda,

Patrick Musonda

Effectiveness of a girls’ empowerment programme on early childbearing, marriage and school dropout among adolescent girls in rural Zambia: study protocol for a cluster randomized trial

Trials, 2016

Alexander W. Cappelen,

Trond Halvorsen,

Erik Ø. Sørensen,

Bertil Tungodden

Face-saving or fair-minded: What motivates moral behavior?

forthcoming in Journal of the European Economic Association

Ingvild Almås,

Alexander W. Cappelen,

Kjell Gunnar Salvanes,

Erik Ø. Sørensen,

Bertil Tungodden

Fairness and family background

forthcoming in Philosophy, Politics and Economics

Ingvild Almås,

Alexander W. Cappelen,

Kjell G. Salvanes,

Erik Ø. Sørensen,

Bertil Tungodden

What Explains the Gender Gap in College Track Dropout? Experimental and Administrative Evidence

American Economic Review, 2016, 106(5): 296-302

Kjetil Bjorvatn,

Ranveig Falch,

Ulrikke V. Hernæs

Gender, context and competition: Experimental evidence from rural and urban Uganda

Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics, 2016, 61: 31–37 

Johan Egebark,

Mathias Philip Ekström

Can indifference make the world greener?

Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, 2016, 76: 1-13

2015

Authors Title Publication

Johanna Mollerstrom,

Bjørn-Atle Reme,

Erik Ø. Sørensen

Luck, choice and responsibility — An experimental study of fairness views

Journal of Public Economics, 2015, 131: 33-40

Alexander W. Cappelen,

Knut Nygaard,

Erik Ø. Sørensen,

Bertil Tungodden

Social Preferences in the Lab: A Comparison of Students and a Representative Population

Scandinavian Journal of Economics,2015117(4): 1306-1326

Ingvild Almås,

Alexander W. Cappelen,

Ingar Haaland,

Bertil Tungodden

Rettferdig ulikhet

Magma, 2015, 6: 38-43

Alexander W. Cappelen,

Ulrik H. Nielsen,

Bertil Tungodden,

Jean-Robert Tyran,

Erik Wengstrom

Fairness is intuitive.
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Experimental Economics, 2015: 1-14 

Thomas De Haan,

Roel van Veldhuizen

Willpower depletion and framing effects

Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2015, 117: 47-61

Ingvild Almås,

Alexander W. Cappelen,

Kjell Gunnar Salvanes,

Erik Ø. Sørensen,

Bertil Tungodden

Willingness to compete: Family matters

Management Science, 2015, 62(8): 2149-2162

Alexander W. Cappelen,

Bjørn-Atle Reme,

Erik Ø. Sørensen,

Bertil Tungodden

Leadership and incentives

Management Science, 2015, Management Science, 62(7):1944-1953

Frank A. Cowell,

Bertil Tungodden

The Tyranny Puzzle in Social Preferences: An empirical investigation

Social Choice and Welfare, 2015, 45(4): 765-792

Kjetil Bjorvatn,

Bertil Tungodden

Disabled by stereotype? Experimental evidence from Uganda

Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2015, 118: 268–280

2013

Authors Title Publication

Bertil Tungodden,

Peter Vallentyne

Liberal resourcism: problems and possibilities

Journal of Social Philosophy, 2013, 44(4)

Alexander W. Cappelen,

Erik Ø. Sørensen,

Bertil Tungodden

When do we lie?

Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2013, 93: 258-265

Alexander W. Cappelen,

James Konow,

Erik Ø. Sørensen,

Bertil Tungodden

Just luck: An experimental study of risk taking and fairness

American Economic Review, 2013, 103(4): 1398-1413

Alexander W. Cappelen,

Karl O. Moene,

Erik Ø. Sørensen,

Bertil Tungodden

Needs vs. entitlements – an international fairness experiment

Journal of the European Economic Association, 2013, 11(3): 574-598

Alexander W. Cappelen,

Ulrik H. Nielsen,

Erik Ø. Sørensen,

Bertil Tungodden,

Jean-Robert Tyran

Give and take in dictator games

Economics Letters, 2013, 118(2): 280-283

Alexander W. Cappelen,

Bertil Tungodden

Heterogeneity in fairness views – a challenge to the mutualistic approach

Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 2013, 36(1): 84-85 

Lars Ivar Oppedal Berge,

Kjetil Bjorvatn,

Kartika Sari Juniwaty,

Bertil Tungodden

Business training in Tanzania: From research-driven experiment to local implementation

Journal of African Economies, 2013, 21(5): 808-827

2011

Authors Title Publication

Ingvild Almås,

Tarjei Havnes,

Magne Mogstad

Baby booming inequality? Demographic change and earnings inequality in Norway, 1967-2000

Journal of Economic Inequality, 2011, 9(4): 629-650

Ingvild Almås,

Alexander W. Cappelen,

Jo Thori Lind,

Erik Ø. Sørensen,

Bertil Tungodden

Measuring unfair (in)equality

Journal of Public Economics, 2011, 95(7-8): 488-499

Alexander W. Cappelen,

Astri Drange Hole,

Erik Ø. Sørensen,

Bertil Tungodden

The importance of moral reflection and self-reported data in a dictator game with production

Social Choice and Welfare, 2011, 36(1): 105-120

Alexander Cappelen,

Bertil Tungodden 

Distributive interdependencies in liberal egalitarianism

Social Choice and Welfare, 2011, 46(1): 35-47

2010

Authors Title Publication

Alexander Cappelen,

Ottar Mæstad,

Bertil Tungodden 

Demand for childhood vaccination: Insights from behavioral economics

Forum for Development Studies, 2010, 33(1): 349-364 

Alexander Cappelen,

Ole F. Norheim 

Bertil Tungodden 

Disability compensation and responsibility

Politics, Philosophy and Economics, 2010, 9(4): 411-427

Alexander Cappelen,

Kjetil Bjorvatn

 

The challenge of a rising skill premium for redistributive taxation

International Tax and Public Finance, 2010, 17 (1): 15-24 

Ingvild AlmåsAlexander W. CappelenErik Ø. Sørensen and Bertil Tungodden

Fairness and the Development of Inequality Acceptance

Science, 2010, 328(5982): 1176-1178

Alexander W. Cappelen,

Erik Ø. Sørensen,

Bertil Tungodden

Responsibility for what? An experimental approach to responsibility and fairness

European Economic Review, 2010, 54(3): 429-441 

Geir B. Asheim,

Tapan Mitra,

Bertil Tungodden

Sustainable recursive social welfare functions

Economic Theory, Online FirstTM, 2010

Kjetil Bjorvatn,

Bertil Tungodden 

Teaching business in Tanzania: Evaluating participation and performance

Journal of European Economic Association, 2010, 8(2-3)

Marc Fleurbaey,

Bertil Tungodden 

The tyranny of non-aggregation versus the tyranny of aggregation in social choices: a real dilemma

Economic Theory, 2010, 44(3): 399-414

2009

Authors Title Publication

Alexander Cappelen,

Bertil Tungodden

Rewarding effort

Economic Theory, 2009, 39(3): 425-441

Marc Fleurbaey,

Bertil Tungodden,

Peter Vallentyne

On the possibility of non-aggregative priority for the worst off

Social Philosophy and Policy, 2009, 26: 258-285. Simultaneously published in Utilitarianism: The Aggregation Problem, (Bertil Tungodden) edited by Ellen Frankel Paul, Fred D. Miller Jr., and Jeffrey Paul, 2009, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press: 258-285.

Bertil Tungodden

Equality and priority

Oxford Handbook of Rational and Social Choice, edited by P. Anand, P. Pattanaik and C. Puppe, 2009, Oxford University Press, ch. 17.

Earlier

Authors Title Publication

Ingvild Almås

Equalizing income versus equalizing opportunity: A comparison of the United States and Germany

Research on Economic Inequality, 2008

Kjetil Bjorvatn,

Kjetil Selvik

Destructive competition: Factionalism and rent-seeking in Iran

World Development, 2008, 36(1): 2314-2324

Alexander Cappelen,

Ole Frithjof Norheim,

Bertil Tungodden 

Genomics and equal opportunity ethics

Journal of Medical Ethics, 2008, 34: 361-364

Bertil Tungodden

Justice: Current perspectives

The New Palgrave Dictionary in Economics 2nd edition. L. Blume and S. Durlauf (eds.), 2008, Palgrave Macmillian.

Alexander W. Cappelen,

Astri D. Hole,

Erik Ø. Sørensen,

Bertil Tungodden

The Pluralism of fairness Ideals: An experimental approach

American Economic Review, 2007, 97(3): 818-827 

Alexander Cappelen,

Rune J. Hagen,

Bertil Tungodden 

National responsibility and the just distribution of debt relief

Ethics and International Affairs, 2007, 21

Alexander Cappelen,

Bertil Tungodden

Redistribution and marginal productivity reward

Research on Economic Inequality, 2007, 15: 1-6

Alexander Cappelen,

Bertil Tungodden

Local autonomy and interregional equality

Social Choice and Welfare, 2007, 28(3): 443-460

Kjetil Bjorvatn,

Carsten Eckel

Policy competition for foreign direct investment between asymmetric countries

European Economic Review, 2006, 50: 1891-1907

Alexander Cappelen,

Bertil Tungodden

The liberal egalitarian paradox

Economics and Philosophy, 2006, 22(3): 393-408

Alexander Cappelen,

Ole Frithjof Norheim

Responsibility, fairness and rationing in health care

Health Policy, 2006, 76

Kjetil Bjorvatn,

Alexander Cappelen

Redistribution and the nature of altruism: should welfare programs be centralized or decentralized?

Economics of Governance, 2006, 7 

Alexander Cappelen,

Bertil Tungodden

Relocating the responsibility cut: Should more responsibility imply less redistribution

Politics, Philosophy and Economics, 2006, 3: 353-362

Oddbjørn Raaum,

Kjell Gunnar Salvanes,

Erik Ø. Sørensen

The Neighbourhood is not what it used to be

Economic Journal, 2006, 116(1): 200-222

Ingvild Almås

Internasjonal handel – Gevinster til alle?

RØST: økonomisk teori og politisk praksis, 2005, ISBN-82-996845-I-X

Kjetil Bjorvatn,

Tina Søreide

Corruption and privatization

European Journal of Political Economy, 2005, 21(4): 903-914

Alexander Cappelen,

Ole Frithjof Norheim

Responsibility in health care: A liberal egalitarian approach

Journal of Medical Ethics, 2005, 31. Reprinted in Ethical Issues In Modern Medicine, (eds. Arras, J. D. et al), McGraw Hill, 2007.

Bertil Tungodden,

Peter Vallentyne

On the Possibility of Paretian Egalitarianism

The Journal of Philosophy, 2005, 102(3): 126-154

Bertil Tungodden

Poverty measurement: The critical comparison value

Social Choice and Welfare, 2005, 25: 75-84