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Prof. Dr. Eugen Dimant

Universisity of Pennylvania, USA

Cluster position ECONtribute Research Fellow

Cluster member 2020

Research Areas

Main research topics

Behavioral ethics, crime economics, experimental behavioral economics, migration, norms


Eugen Dimant is an Associate Professor of Practice in Behavioral and Decision Sciences at the University of Pennsylvania. Prior to joining Penn, Eugen was at Harvard’s Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics. Among his many affiliations, he is an Affiliate Member of the CESifo Research Network, a Fellow at the Centre for Decision Research and Experimental Economics at the University of Nottingham, and a Fellow at the Center for Social Norms and Behavioral Dynamics at the University of Pennsylvania. Eugen won the Heinz Sauermann Award of the German Society for Experimental Economic Research (GfeW) in 2015 and was also awarded GfeW’s award for best experimental dissertation of 2015/2016. He received his PhD in Economics from the University of Paderborn in 2016.


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