I am a post-doctoral researcher at the Development Economics Group at Wageningen University. I have a PhD in economics from Charles University in Prague.

Research areas: development and behavioral economics.

I am currently on the job market.


"How Stress Affects Performance and Competitiveness across Gender" with J. Cahlikova and L. Cingl. (R&R in Management Science). (Working paper)

Trusting Former Rebels: An Experimental Approach to Understanding Reintegration after Civil War with M. Bauer and N. Fiala. 2018. The Economic Journal, 128(63):1786-1819.

“The effect of conflict history on cooperation within and between groups: Evidence from a laboratory experiment" with G. Beekman, and S. Cheung, 2017. Journal of Economic Psychology, 63, pp.168-183 .

“Social Preferences and Environmental Quality: Evidence from School Children in Sierra Leone,” with G. D’Adda. 2016. Journal of African Economies, 25(1), pp.159-199.

"Measuring Intermediate Outcomes of Liberia's Disarmament, Demobilization, Rehabilitation and Reintegration Program." 2014. Defence and Peace Economics, 25(2), pp.139-162.

Working papers

"Sanctioning and Trustworthiness across Ethnic Groups:Experimental Evidence from Afghanistan" with V. Bartoš (CESifo working paper)

"Effects of Poverty on Impatience: Preferences or Inattention?" with M. Bauer, V. Bartoš, and J. Chytilová. (Full paper/CEPR Discussion paper)

Ongoing Projects:

“Sanctions, Trustworthiness and Business Formalization in Malawi”, with V. Bartoš, F. Moraes Leitao Campos and M. Goldstein.

“Imperfect Institutions and Public Good Provision: Experimental evidence from Uganda,” with S. Fanou and M. van den Berg.