Welcome!

I am a PhD candidate at the University of Innsbruck and doing research in Behavioural and Experimental Finance and Economics.

New Publication: Our paper 'The effect of experts' and laypeople's forecasts on others' stock market forecasts' with Jürgen Huber and Laura Hueber will be published by the Journal of Banking and Finance. Our paper 'Bubbles and financial professionals' with Utz Weitzel, Jürgen Huber, Michael Kirchler, Florian Lindner, and Julia Rose has been accepted for publication in the Review of Financial Studies.
New Working Paper: Our new working paper 'Individual attitudes and market dynamics towards imprecision' with Julia Rose is now available online

About


me

Research interests:

  • Behavioural Economics and Finance
  • Experimental Economics and Finance
  • Decision Theory
  • Market Efficiency and Bubbles
  • Information Economics


Awards, Grants & Research Funding:

  • Reinhard Selten-Stipend Grant, German Association for Experimental Economics Research, September 2019
  • Recognition Award of the Jury of the Best Student Paper Award 2019, University of Innsbruck, September 2019
  • Research Grant, Bank Austria Stiftung der SoWi‐Fakultäten, University of Innsbruck, March 2018
  • Research Grant, Aktion D. Swarovski KG 2017, University of Innsbruck, November 2017 (joint with Julia Rose)
  • Support Grant (Förderungsstipendium) for experimental research, University of Innsbruck, November 2017
  • PhD Grant (Doktoratsstipendium), Netzwerk Banking, Auditing, Finance & IT, University of Innsbruck, September 2016
  • Support Grant (Förderungsstipendium) for experimental research, University of Innsbruck, June 2016
  • Dean's List 2016, School of Management, University of Innsbruck
  • 1st out of 70 students in Ranking for the international study program, FH Kufstein Tirol, 2013
  • Grant of Achievment (Leistungsstipendium), FH Kufstein Tirol / Austrian Federal Ministry of Science and Research, 2014
  • Grant of Achievment (Leistungsstipendium), FH Kufstein Tirol / Austrian Federal Ministry of Science and Research, 2012


Research


Papers in Refereed Journals

  • Weitzel, U., Huber, C., Huber, J., Kirchler, M., Lindner, F., Rose, J. Bubbles and financial professionals.
    Review of Financial Studies, forthcoming.
  • Huber, C., Bindra, P.C., Kleinlercher, D. Design-features of bubble-prone experimental asset markets with a constant FV.
    Journal of the Economic Science Association, forthcoming.
  • Huber, C., Huber, J., Hueber, L. (2019) The effect of experts' and laypeople's forecasts on others' stock market forecasts.
    Journal of Banking and Finance, 109, 105662.
  • Huber, C. (2019). oTree: The bubble game.
    Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Finance, 22, pp. 3-6.
  • Huber, C., Huber, J. (2019). Scale matters: Risk perception, return expectations, and investment propensity under different scalings.
    Experimental Economics, 22(1), pp. 76-100.

Working Papers

  • 'Individual attitudes and market dynamics towards imprecision'
    (with J. Rose)

Selected Work-in-Progress

  • 'Truth-telling and (dis)honesty norms in the finance industry'
    (with J. Huber)
  • 'Competitiveness and speculative behavior'
  • 'Volatility shocks and investment behavior'
    (with J. Huber and M. Kirchler)
  • 'Probability Weighting under Induced Anticipated Anxiety'
    (with J. Engelmann and J. Rose)

Selected Presentations

  • 10/2019 ▪ 3rd Annual Workshop, SFB F63 Credence Goods, Incentives and Behavior ▪ Innsbruck, Austria
  • 09/2019 ▪ ESA 2019 European Meeting ▪ Dijon, France
  • 06/2019 ▪ JDMx meeting 2019 ▪ Trento, Italy
  • 06/2019 ▪ Experimental Finance 2019 ▪ Copenhagen, Denmark
  • 06/2019 ▪ Maastricht Behavioral Economic Policy Symposium (M-BEPS) 2019 ▪ Maastricht, the Nethelands
  • 05/2019 ▪ International Meeting on Experimental and Behavioral Social Sciences (IMEBESS) ▪ Utrecht, the Nethelands
  • 04/2019 ▪ Annual Meeting of the Austrian Economic Association (NOeG) ▪ Graz, Austria
  • 11/2018 ▪ Austrian Working Group on Banking and Finance ▪ Salzburg, Austria
  • 11/2018 ▪ 2nd Annual Workshop, SFB F63 Credence Goods, Incentives and Behavior ▪ Innsbruck, Austria
  • 09/2018 ▪ Austrian Experimental Economics Workshop 2018 ▪ Innsbruck, Austria
  • 09/2018 ▪ Research in Behavioral Finance Conference ▪ Amsterdam, the Netherlands
  • 08/2018 ▪ EEA-ESEM 2018, Annual Congress of the European Economic Association ▪ Cologne, Germany
  • 06/2018 ▪ ESA 2018 World Meeting ▪ Berlin, Germany
  • 06/2018 ▪ eeecon Empirical and Experimental Economics Workshop, University of Innsbruck ▪ Innsbruck, Austria
  • 06/2018 ▪ Behavioural Finance Working Group Conference, Queen Mary University of London ▪ London, UK
  • 12/2017 ▪ Research Seminar, Chapman University ▪ Orange, CA, USA
  • 10/2017 ▪ PhD Seminar, Johannes-Kepler-University Linz ▪ Linz, Austria
  • 09/2017 ▪ ESA 2017 European Meeting ▪ Vienna, Austria

Refereeing:
Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Journal of Economic Psychology, Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Finance

Contact


Department of Banking and Finance
University of Innsbruck
Universitaetsstrasse 15
6020 Innsbruck
Austria

© 2019 Christoph Huber