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A note on the different interpretation of the correlation parameters in the Bivariate Probit and the Recursive Bivariate Probit
(2017)Economics Working Paper SeriesThis note makes the point that, if a Bivariate Probit (BP) model is estimated on data arising from a Recursive Bivariate Probit (RBP) process, the resulting BP correlation parameter is a weighted average of the RBP correlation parameter and the parameter associated to the endogenous binary variable. Two corollaries follow this proposition: i) a zero correlation parameter in a BP model, usually interpreted as evidence of independence between ...Working Paper 
A methodology for observationbased measurement of accessibility
(2017)Arbeitsberichte Verkehrs und RaumplanungWorking Paper 
PW Verkehrsströme während des Eidgenössischen Schwing und Älplerfest 2013 in Burgdorf
(2013)Arbeitsberichte Verkehrs und RaumplanungWorking Paper 
PW Verkehrsströme während des Eidgenössischen Schwing und Älplerfest 2013 in Burgdorf: Auswertung
(2013)Arbeitsberichte Verkehrs und RaumplanungWorking Paper 
Impacts of the urban parking system on cruising traffic and policy development: The case of Zurich downtown area, Switzerland
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Election Security and Economics: It's all about Eve
(2017)Economics Working Paper SeriesWorking Paper 
Making Sustainable Strategy in Complex Management Environments: Proposition for a Systemic and PracticeOriented Methodology
(2015)UZH Business Working PaperWorking Paper 
Innovation outcomes and partnertype selection in R&D Alliances: The role of simultaneous diversification and sequential adaptation
(2016)UZH Business Working Paper SeriesWorking Paper 
Cooperating with External Partners: The Importance of Diversity for Innovation Performance
(2013)UZH Business Working Paper SeriesWorking Paper 

How managers can deal with complex issues: a semiquantitative analysis method of causal loop diagrams based on matrices
(2012)UZH Business Working Paper SeriesWorking Paper 
Analysis of a terror network from a system dynamics perspective
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A Short Note on Another Characterization of Prime Numbers
(2017)In [2] two new related characterizations of prime numbers were introduced. In this note a third characterization is introduced which leads to the same primness criterion as the one obtained from the arithmetic series of composites [1].Working Paper 
An Experimental Test of the AnscombeAumann Monotonicity Axiom
(2017)Working Paper SeriesMost models of ambiguity aversion satisfy AnscombeAumann’s Monotonicity axiom. Monotonicity imposes separability of preferences across events that occur with unknown probability. We construct a test of Monotonicity by modifying the Allais paradox to a setting with both subjective and objective uncertainty. Two experimental studies are conducted: while study 1 uses U.S. online workers and a natural source of ambiguity, study 2 employs ...Working Paper 
New Characterization of Primes and its Consequences
(2017)A new characterization of a prime number as a sum of only two neighbouring natural numbers is established. The composite numbers are sums of two and also more neighbouring natural numbers. Another characterization as a difference between squares of two neighbouring natural numbers is dis cussed. A primeness criterion is derived as well as a method for decomposition of composite numbersWorking Paper 
The Economic Cost of Carbon Abatement with Renewable Energy Policies
(2017)Working paper / CERETHThis paper exploits the randomness and exogeneity of weather conditions to identify the economic cost of decarbonization through renewable energy (RE) support policies. We find that both the aggregate cost and the distribution of cost between energy producers and consumers vary significantly depending on which type of RE technology is promoted—reflecting substantial heterogeneity in production cost, temporal availability of natural ...Working Paper 
SemiFlexible Majority Rules for Public Good Provision
(2017)Working paper / CERETHWe introduce a twostage, multipleround voting procedure where the thresholds needed for approval require a qualified majority and vary with the proposal on the table. We apply such a procedure to instances of publicgood provision where the citizens’ valuations can take two values and are private. We show that the procedure elicits and aggregates the information about the valuations and implements the utilitarian optimal public good ...Working Paper 
Using a realistic social network to improve leisure destination choice simulation
(2017)Arbeitsberichte Verkehrs und RaumplanungIn developed countries, in the last years, a continuous increase of the share of trips that are performed for leisure purposes could be observed. Various data sources further indicate that the most important motivation behind outofhome leisure activities is social contact. On the other side, leisure remains very hard to model in simulation models, mainly because it depends highly on characteristics that are difficult to observe, such ...Working Paper