Roel van Veldhuizen

Welcome to my personal homepage. I am an assistant professor of economics at Lund University and an affiliated researcher at WZB Berlin. My main research interests are behavioral and experimental economics. My OSF page can be found here.


Can Simple Advice Eliminate the Gender Gap in Willingness to Compete? (with Dany Kessel and Johanna Mollerstrom)

European Economic Review, 2021, vol 138. Working Paper Version (April 2021).

Gender Differences in Willingness to Compete: The Role of Public Observability (with Thomas Buser and Eva Ranehill)

Journal of Economic Psychology, 2021, vol 83. Data Repository.

Bribing the Self (with Uri Gneezy, Silvia Saccardo and Marta Serra-Garcia)

Games and Economic Behavior, 2020, vol 120, pp. 311-324. Working Paper Version (Jan. 2020) and Data Repository.

Bribery: Behavioral Drivers of Distorted Decisions (with Uri Gneezy and Silvia Saccardo)

Journal of the European Economic Association, 2019, vol. 17(3), pp. 917-46. Working Paper Version (Nov. 2017) and Data Repository.

Nonrenewable Resources, Strategic Behavior and the Hotelling Rule: An Experiment (with Joep Sonnemans)

Journal of Industrial Economics, 2018, vol. 66(2), pp. 481-516. Working Paper Version (Dec. 2017), Data Repository and Online Appendix.

Peers at Work: Evidence from the Lab (with Hessel Oosterbeek and Joep Sonnemans)

PLOS ONE, 2018, vol. 13 (2). Online Appendix and Data Repository.

Clean up your own Mess: an Experimental Study of Moral Standards and Efficiency (with Michael Jakob, Dorothea Kübler and Jan Christoph Steckel)

Journal of Public Economics, 2017, vol. 155, pp. 138-146. Working Paper Version (Sep. 2017), Online Appendix and Data Repository.

Strategic Uncertainty in Non-renewable Resource Markets: a Level-k Approach (with Ingmar Vierhaus and Armin Fügenschuh)

Discrete Dynamics in Nature and Society, 2017.

Willpower Depletion and Framing Effects (with Thomas de Haan)

Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 2015, vol. 17, pp. 47-61. Working Paper Version (Apr. 2015), data available upon request.

The Influence of Wages on Public Officials' Corruptibility: a Laboratory Investigation (2013)

Journal of Economic Psychology, vol. 32, pp. 341-356. Working Paper Version (Sept. 2013) and Online Appendix, data available upon request.

Working Papers

Gender Differences in Tournament Choices: Risk Preferences, Overconfidence or Competitiveness? (latest version: April 2021).
Revision Requested by the Journal of the European Economic Association.

Motivated Motive Selection in the Lying-Dictator Game (with Kai Barron and Robert Stüber, latest version: April 2019).

Subjective Judgment and Gender Bias in Advice: Evidence from the Laboratory (with Juliana Silva Goncalves, latest version: December 2020).

Work in Progress

What distorts judgment? How monetary and non-monetary persuasion affects corruption (with Uri Gneezy and Silvia Saccardo).

Decomposing Trust (with Dirk Engelmann, Jana Friedrichsen, Pauline Vorjohann and Joachim Winter).

A Design-Based Approach Towards Understanding Gender Differences in Tournament Entry (with Vojtech Bartos).