Matthias Sutter

Director Max Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods Bonn, Professor of Economics, University of Cologne and University of Innsbruck (both part-time)

Matthias Sutter is Director at the Max Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods in Bonn and leads the Experimental Economics Group there. He is also Professor of Economics at the University of Cologne and the University of Innsbruck (both places in part-time). His research focuses on (i) the development of economic decision making in childhood and adolescence, (ii) the economics of credence goods, and (iii) how team decision making differs from individual decision making. He received his PhD in economics from the University of Innsbruck in 1999. Since then, he was employed at the Max Planck Institute of Economics in Jena, the University of Gothenburg, or the European University Institute (EUI) in Florence.

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CEPR Policy Research


  • 17 - 18 August 2019 / Peking University, Beijing / Chinese University of Hong Kong – Tsinghua University Joint Research Center for Chinese Economy, the Institute for Emerging Market Studies at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, the Guanghua School of Management at Peking University, the Stanford Center on Global Poverty and Development at Stanford University, the School of Economics and Management at Tsinghua University, BREAD, NBER and CEPR
  • 19 - 20 August 2019 / Vienna, Palais Coburg / WU Research Institute for Capital Markets (ISK)
  • 29 - 30 August 2019 / Galatina, Italy /
  • 4 - 5 September 2019 / Roma Eventi, Congress Center, Pontificia Università Gregoriana Piazza della Pilotta, 4, Rome, Italy / European Center of Sustainable Development , CIT University
  • 9 - 14 September 2019 / Guildford, Surrey, UK / The University of Surrey