Stefan Legge

Stefan Legge

Stefan Legge

Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Researcher and Lecturer
SIAW-HSG
Büro 29-307
Bodanstrasse 8
9000 St. Gallen
Fields of research
  • International Trade
  • Political Economics
Further fields of research Income Inequality
Education

9/2016: University of St.Gallen, Ph.D. in Economics and Finance (summa cum laude)

7/2011: University of St.Gallen, M.A. in Economics

3/2009: University of Mannheim, B.Sc. in Economics

Research visits at UC Berkeley, UC San Diego, and Princeton University.

Professional Career

since 2016: SIAW-HSG, Senior Researcher and Lecturer in Economics

since 2016: World Economic Forum, Fellow

2011 - 2016: SIAW-HSG, Research Assistant

2009 - 2010: SEW-HSG, Research Assistant

2009: BMW AG, Intern

2007 - 2009: University of Mannheim - Economics Department, Student Assistant
Teaching Activities

further information on www.stefanlegge.com

Awards

Fellowship of the World Economic Forum, 2016

Prize for the Best Dissertation in Economics, University of St.Gallen, 2016

Scholarship, Swiss National Science Foundation, 2014

Young Economist Award, Swiss Society of Economics and Statistics, 2014

Best Paper Prize, Warsaw International Economic Meeting, 2013

Talks


Additional Information

Publications:

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"Do Professionals Get It Right? Limited Attention and Risk-Taking Behavior"
with Reto Föllmi and Lukas Schmid
The Economic Journal (2016), Vol. 126 (592), p. 724-755 [pdf]

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"Media Attention and Betting Markets"
with Lukas Schmid
European Economic Review (2016), Vol. 87, p. 304-333 [pdf]

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"Dyadic value distance: Determinants and consequences"
with Adrian Jäggi and Lukas Schmid
Economics Letters (2018), Vol. 165, p. 48-53 [pdf]

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Further research papers to be found on www.stefanlegge.com