Chair of Economoic Theory
E-Mail: clemens puppe∂kit edu
Welcome to the Chair of Economic Theory
Professor Puppe hat für den Campus Report ein Interview mit dem Titel "Fehlentscheidung aus dem Bauch heraus - Der Brexit als Lehrstück über die die Tücken von Volksentscheiden" gegeben. Das Interview ist hier zu finden.
Professor Tangian bietet im Sommersemester wieder das Seminar "Entscheidungsfindung in der Politik und Wirtschaft: Theorie und Praxis" an. Das erste Treffen wird am 15.01.2019 von 14:30 bis 18:00 Uhr in Gebäude 10.50, Raum 604 stattfinden.
Unfortunately, Prof. Puppe will not be able to provide detailed reference letters until the Winter Term 2018/19. For a simple reference letter please contact our secretary with your current CV and the Certificate of Courses and Grades. More information can be found here.
The chair of Economic Theory offers an Exchange Program with New Economic School in Moscow for two students per semester. Information can be found here. If you are interested please contact Prof. Dr. Puppe.
Prof. Dr. Puppe, Tobias Dittrich, Jana Rollmann and Michael Müller presented their current research at the 14th meeting of the Society for Social Choice and Welfare in Seoul from June 14-17, 2018.
Jana Rollmann gave a talk on the joint research with Prof. Clemens Puppe titled "Impact and Participation: A Field Experiment on Voting over Resource Allocation" at the 13th HeiKaMaX Workshop on May 18th in Mannheim.
Jana Rollmann gave a talk on the joint research with Prof. Clemens Puppe with the title "Impact and Participation: A Field Experiment on Voting over Resource Allocation" at the 13th HeiKaMaX Workshop on May 18th in Mannheim.
Jana Rollmann gave a talk on "Voter Turnout under the Mean vs. the Median Rule" at the European Meeting of the Economic Science Association on Septembre 7th in Vienna.
Prof. Tangian will retire soon and will offer classes for the last time this summer term 2017.
Jana Rollmann, Tobias Dittrich and Michael Müller participated at the workshop 'Judgment Aggregation meets Argumentation' on Feb 2nd, 2017. Prof. Dr. Puppe gave a talk about core findings in Judgment Aggregation literature.
Jana Rollmann and Tobias Dittrich participated from 09.01.-12.01.2017 at the Winter School on Inequality and Social Welfare Theory, Prof. Dr. Puppe gave a talk about "Resource allocation via the median rule".
The student evaluation of a total of 98 lectures during the winter term 2015/16 at the KIT Department of Economics and Management has placed „Economics I: Microeconomics“ among the top three rated compulsory lectures.
Dr. Veronica Bauer is awarded the Etienne-Laspeyres-Price in Economics for her dissertation "Single-Peaked Preferences - Extensions, Empirics and Experimental Results". The whole team congratulates Veronica on this award!
Jana Rollmann, Tobias Dittrich and Michael Müller presented their current working papers at the 13th Meeting of the Society for Social Choice and Welfare in Lund.
Three papers by Prof. Puppe and co-authors were presented at the 6th international 'Workshop on Computational Social Choice' in Toulouse.
Jana Rollmann gave a talk on "Mean vs. Median-Based Voting in Multi-Dimensional Allocation Problems" at the 9th HeiKaMaX on April 12th in Heidelberg.
In November 2015, Professor Puppe held lectures on "The Single-Peaked Domain Revisited" at Paris and Cergy-Pontoise.
The article On Discounting and Voting in a Simple Growth Model written by K. Borissov, M. Pakhnin and C. Puppe was published at Journal European Economic Review.
Prof. Wolfgang Eichhorn, the former chair of Economic Theory, has published his textbook "Mathematics and Methodology for Economics. Applications, Problems and Solutions." at Springer Verlag HD, NY.
The article "Axiomatic Models of Rational Behavior and Interpretations" written by Prof. Dr. Fuchs-Seliger was published at Journal Homo Oeconomicus.
Shortly, the article "Unanimity overruled: Majority voting and the burden of history" written by K. Nehring, M. Pivato and C. Puppe will be published at Journal of Theoretical Politics. An online-version is already available.
The article "Numerical representability of preferences by economic functions" written by Prof. Dr. Fuchs-Seliger was published at Journal of Mathematical Analysis and Applications (Volume 424, Issue 2).
The article "Axiomatic Districting" written by A. Tasnádi and C. Puppe was published at Social Choice & Welfare.
The article "The Condorcet Set: Majority Voting over Interconnected Propositions" written by K. Nehring, M. Pivato and C. Puppe was published at Journal of Economic Theory.
You will find a book review of Prof. Tangian’s new book "Mathematical Theory of Democracy" here.
In September 2015, Professor Puppe held a course on "Topics in Welfare Economics" at the European University in St. Petersburg.
Professor Puppe held this lecture during his stay at the Centre for Mathematical Social Sience, University of Auckland, New Zealand in Sping 2013.Lecture_File
An interview with Prof. Puppe from the 25th Feb. 2016 got published at the Russian internet magazine "Bumaga": http://paperpaper.ru/fin-eu-one/
Im Karlsruher Transfer ist unter dem Titel "Wählen, aber wie? Eine kleine Reise durch die Geschichte der Social Choice Theorie" ein Artikel von Prof. Puppe erschienen.
Ein weiterer Artikel über die Feldexperimente am Lehrstuhl von Professor Puppe erschien im Slate Magazine / Harvard Buisness Review. Zum Artikel