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Dr. Jana Friedrichsen

Dr. Jana Friedrichsen

Research Associate of the

Firms and Markets Department

Research Topics and Working Areas

Jana Friedrichsen is a reseasrch associate in the department Firms and Markets. Having studied Economics and System Dynamics in Kiel and Bergen, she moved to Mannheim for her PhD studies in 2008. In 2013 she graduated as Dr. rer. pol with a thesis on "Social Motivations in Markets and the Social Sphere". Her research covers topics from Public Economics, Industrial Organization, and Political Economy. For example, she analyzes market interactions in the presence of behavioral biases (e.g., image concerns or biased beliefs), studies the effects of information avoidance (e.g., on (un)sustainable consumer behavior), and investigates the effectiveness of leniency rules in cartel prosecution.

Publications

Economic Journal

Social Status Concerns and the Political Economy of Publicly Provided Private Goods,

2021 | Jana Friedrichsen, Tobias König, Tobias Lausen
Journal of Public Economics

Social Image Concerns and Welfare Takeup

2018 | Jana Friedrichsen, Tobias König, Renke Schmacker
European Economic Review

Who Cares about Social Image?

2018 | Jana Friedrichsen, Dirk Engelmann
International Journal of Industrial Organization

All-Pay Competition with Captive Consumers

2021 | Renaud Foucart, Jana Friedrichsen
Diskussionspapiere 2000 / 2022

How Communication Makes the Difference between a Cartel and Tacit Collusion: A Machine Learning Approach

2022| Maximilian Andres, Lisa Bruttel, Jana Friedrichsen
Diskussionspapiere 1971 / 2021

Face Mask Use and Physical Distancing before and after Mandatory Masking: No Evidence on Risk Compensation in Public Waiting Lines

2021| Gyula Seres, Anna Balleyer, Nicola Cerutti, Jana Friedrichsen, Müge Süer
Diskussionspapiere 1926 / 2021

The Leniency Rule Revisited: Experiments on Cartel Formation with Open Communication

2021| Maximilian Andres, Lisa Bruttel, Jana Friedrichsen
DIW Roundup 137 / 2020

Why Are We Eating so Much Meat?

2020| Jana Friedrichsen, Manja Gärtner
DIW Roundup 137 / 2020

Warum essen wir so viel Fleisch?

2020| Jana Friedrichsen, Manja Gärtner
Externe referierte Aufsätze

Face Masks Increase Compliance with Physical Distancing Recommendations during the COVID‑19 Pandemic

In: Journal of the Economic Science Association 7 (2021), 2, S. 139–158 | Gyula Seres, Anna Helen Balleyer, Nicola Cerutti, Anastasia Danilov, Jana Friedrichsen, Yiming Liu, Müge Süer
Externe referierte Aufsätze

Face Mask Use and Physical Distancing before and after Mandatory Masking: No Evidence on Risk Compensation in Public Waiting Lines

In: Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization 192 (2021), S. 765-781 | Gyula Seres, Anna Balleyer, Nicola Cerutti, Jana Friedrichsen, Müge Süer
Externe referierte Aufsätze

The Leniency Rule Revisited: Experiments on Cartel Formation with Open Communication

In: International Journal of Industrial Organization 76 (2021), 102728, 25 S. | Maximilian Andres, Lisa Bruttel, Jana Friedrichsen
Externe referierte Aufsätze

All-Pay Competition with Captive Consumers

In: International Journal of Industrial Organization 75 (2021), 102709, 19 S. | Renaud Foucart, Jana Friedrichsen
Externe referierte Aufsätze

Social Status Concerns and the Political Economy of Publicly Provided Private Goods

In: The Economic Journal 131 (2021), 633, S. 220–246 | Jana Friedrichsen, Tobias König, Tobias Lausen

Lectures

Vortrag

Gender Effects in Wage Negotiations: Does Knowing Gender Affect Behavior or Outcomes?

Michalis Drouvelis, Jana Friedrichsen, Alexander Kritikos, Müge Süer
Basel, Schweiz, 11.09.2022 - 14.09.2022
| Big Data in Economics: Jahrestagung des Vereins für Socialpolitik 2022
Vortrag

The Effect of a Leniency Rule on Cartel Formation and Stability: Experiments with Open Communication

Jana Friedrichsen
Kopenhagen, Dänemark, 04.06.2020
| Seminar, University of Copenhagen, Økonomisk Institut
Vortrag

Decomposing Trust

Jana Friedrichsen
Berlin, 28.02.2020
| Brown Bag Seminar Industrial Economics, DIW Berlin
Vortrag

Choosing between Explicit Cartel Formation and Tacit Collusion: An Experiment

Jana Friedrichsen
Regensburg, 22.01.2020
| Volkswirtschaftliches Forschungskolloquium: Institut für Volkswirtschaftslehre und Ökonometrie der Universität Regensburg
Vortrag

Choosing between Explicit Cartel Formation and Tacit Collusion: An Experiment

Jana Friedrichsen
Amsterdam, Niederlande, 19.12.2019
| Communication in Organizations and Markets: Workshop. Tinbergen Institute

Research Projects

Research Project

Global Food Markets: Global Food Security - Challenge for Production and Consumption

Completed Project| Firms and Markets, Public Economics
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