Dr. Maja Adena

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Portrait Foto Dr. Maja Adena (David Ausserhofer)
David Ausserhofer

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Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin der Abteilung

Forschungsthemen

Economics of Philanthropy | Media Economics | Field and natural experiments

Lebenslauf

2013 Freie Universität Berlin Promotion in Volkswirtschaftslehre

seit 2012 Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin, Abteilung Ökonomik des Wandels, WZB

2012 2012 Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin, Centre for Economic Analysis, CenEA, in Szczecin (PL)

2006 2012 Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin, Institut für Wirtschaftstheorie, Freie Universität Berlin

2006 2012 Berlin Doctoral Program of Economics and Management Science (BDPEMS)

2006 Freie Universität Berlin Diplom in Volkswirtschaftslehre

Ausgewählte Publikationen

Beiträge in referierten Zeitschriften:

Testing consumer theory: Evidence from a natural field experiment (with Steffen Huck and Imran Rasul), Journal of the Economic Science Association, 3(2), pp. 89–108.

Matching donations without crowding out? Some theoretical considerations a field, and a lab experiment (with Steffen Huck), Journal of Public Economics, 148 (April), 2017, pp.3242.

Nonprofit Organizations, Free Media and Donor's Trust, Journal of Economics, 118 (3), 2016, pp.239263.

Radio and the Rise of the Nazis in Prewar Germany (with Ruben EnikolopovMaria PetrovaVeronica Santarosa, and Ekaterina Zhuravskaya),  The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 130(4), 2015, pp.18851939.

Charitable giving and nonbinding contribution-level suggestions
Evidence from a field experiment
(with Steffen Huck and Imran Rasul), Review of Behavioral Economics, Vol 1, Issue 3, 2014, pp. 275293.

Poverty and transitions in health in later life (with Michal Myck), Social Science & Medicine, Vol 116, September 2014, pp. 202–210.

Working Papers:

Online fundraising, self-image, and the long-term impact of ask avoidance (with Steffen Huck), 2018, WZB Working Paper SP II 2016–306r (revise and resubmit at Management Science).

Giving Once, Giving Twice: A Two-Period Field Experiment on Intertemporal Crowding in Charitable Giving (with Steffen Huck), 2018, WZB Working Paper SP II 2017–305r (resubmitted to Journal of Public Economics).

Quality certifications for nonprofits, charitable giving, and donor's trust: experimental evidence (with Jeyhun Alizade, Frauke Bohner, Julian Harke and Fabio Mesters), 2017, WZB Working Paper SP II 2017–302. [Instructions] [companion paper: A short scale for measuring trust in a charity (with Fabio Mesters), manuscript available on request] (revise and resubmit at Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization).

A field experiment on crowdfunding for a club good (with Steffen Huck), 2016, WZB Working Paper SP II 2016–308.

Tax-price Elasticity of Charitable Donations - Evidence from the German Taxpayer Panel, 2014, WZB Working Paper SP II 2014–302.

Sequential Donations to US Nonprofit Organizations, available upon request.

Buchkapitel:

Material deprivation items in SHARE Wave 5 data: a contribution to a better understanding of differences in material conditions in later life (with Michal Myck and Monika Oczkowska), in: Ageing in Europe - Supporting Policies for an Inclusive Society, Edited by Börsch-Supan, Axel, Kneip, Thorsten, and Howard Litwin, DE GRUYTER, 2015, pp.25–38.

The role of poverty in determining transitions in key areas of quality of life (with Michal Myck), in: Active ageing and solidarity between generations in Europe, First results from SHARE after the economic crisis, Edited by Börsch-Supan, Axel, Brandt, Martina, Litwin, Howard, Weber, Guglielmo, DE GRUYTER, 2013, pp.55-74.

Dissertation:

Essays on Nonprofit Organizations, donations, and fund-raising, 2013, Dissertation, Berlin: Freie Universität Berlin

Andere:

Ein Stupser, um Gutes zu tun Wie Nudging die Spendenbereitschaft erhöht, WZB-Mitteilungen 158, 2017, pp. 26-28.

Partnerverlust und seine Folgen Wie Trauer die Gesundheit und das Wohlbefinden beeinträchtigt, WZB-Mitteilungen 152, 2016, pp. 25-27. English version: The Consequences of Loss How Grieving Affects People’s Health and Wellbeing, WZB Report 2017, pp. 60-62.

Ein messbarer Einfluss Verändert Medienkontrolle das Wählerverhalten? WZB-Mitteilungen 151, 2016, pp. 43-46.
 
Old-Age Poverty and Health–How Much Does Income Matter? (with Michal Myck), in: FREE Policy Brief Series, September 2013.
Projekte

1. Donations, Non-Profit Organizations, Fundraising

Personalized non-convex matching for charitable gifts. A field experiment (with Steffen Huck)

Charitable giving by the poor. A large-scale field experiment in Kyrgyzstan (with Rustamdjan Hakimov and Steffen Huck)

2. Media Economics and Political Economy

Bombs, Broadcasts and Treason: Allied Intervention and Domestic Opposition to the Nazi Regime in Germany during World War II  (with Ruben EnikolopovMaria Petrova, and Hans-Joachim Voth)

3. Poverty and Deprivation

Widowhood and health (with Michal Myck and Monika Oczkowska)

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Portrait Foto Dr. Maja Adena (David Ausserhofer)
David Ausserhofer

Kontakt

fax
+49 30 25491 423
mail
maja.adena [at] wzb.eu
Reichpietschufer 50
D-10785 Berlin
Raum
D 104
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Personal Website

Workshop series "Recent Advances in the Economics of Philanthropy"

The next workshop is scheduled for 27-28 June 2018. More information can be found here

Past editions took place in 2017 and 2015.

 

4th Economics of Media Bias Workshop

4th Economics of Media Bias Workshop is scheduled for 21-22 February 2019. Call for papers here.