Give-and-Take — How Citizens Would Think About Taxation, If They Could

I'm writing my dissertation on Github. Check out the current drafts.

Research Interests

First Order Question: Mixed Economy

  • Welfare State
  • Economic Integration
  • Negative Income Tax (NIT)
  • Progressive Consumption Tax (PCT)
  • Land Value Tax (LVT)

Second Order Question: Deliberative Democracy

  • Social / Public Choice
  • Political Psychology
  • Communicative Rationality
  • (Real) Citizen Participation

Method(ology): Q


  • American Pragmatism
  • Homo Economics (and friends)
  • Evolutionary Theory

Publications and Networks

All my (peer-reviewed) publications are on Google Scholar.




For a complete list, see my Google Scholar Profile.


Retraction Watch on Förster (Blog)

Retractionwatch has two pieces out on alleged data irregularities in work published by social psychologist Jens Förster. They cite an unnamed (!) (LOWI?, Uv...

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