Nick Vikander

Welcome to my homepage I am an Assistant Professor of Economics at the University of Copenhagen

From 2010-2013, I worked as a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the University of Edinburgh

Below you can find more information about my research, including current working papers and work in progress. To see my full CV, please click here.

Telephone: +45 35323034

Email: nick.vikander@econ.ku.dk

Research Interests: Industrial Organization, Organizational Economics, Behavioral Economics


Working Papers

Sell-outs, Beliefs, and Bandwagon Behavior - revise and resubmit at the BE Journal of Theoretical Economics

Advertising, Commitment, and Social Image (with Alexander Sebald) - reject and resubmit at the International Journal of Industrial Organization

Inducing Herding with Capacity Constraints (with Alexei Parakhonyak) - submitted

The Asymmetric Fundamental Transformation (with Andrea Patacconi) - submitted

Advertising to Status-Conscious Consumers - submitted
Supercedes part of previous working paper: Targeted Advertising and Social Status

Targeted Advertising and Social Status

Publications and Accepted Papers

Optimal Sales Schemes for Network Goods (with Alexei Parakhonyak) - accepted for publication at Management Science.

Non-performance Pay and Relational Contracting: Evidence from CEO Compensation (with Jed DeVaro and Jin-Hyuk Kim). 2017. Economic Journal.  
Former title: Pay-for-(Persistent)-Luck: CEO Bonuses Under Relational and Formal Contracting 

A Model of Public Opinion Management (with Andrea Patacconi). 2015. Journal of Public Economics. Vol. 128: 73-83
Former Title: On the (Mis-)Use of Information for Public Debate

Team-Based Incentives in Problem-Solving Organizations (with Jin-Hyuk Kim). 2015. Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization. Vol. 31(2): 548-566

Sorting and Sustaining Cooperation. 2013. Oxford Economic Papers. Vol. 65(2): 548-566

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