Chair of Economic Theory
Dr. Marcus Antonio Giamattei

Dr. Marcus Antonio Giamattei


Assitant Professor (Akademischer Rat a.Z.)

Chair in Economic Theory, Prof. Dr. Johann Graf Lambsdorff
University of Passau, Germany

External Fellow

Center for Decision Research and Experimental Economics (CeDEx) and Centre for Research in the Behavioural Sciences (CRIBS), University of Nottingham, UK

Post address: Innstr. 27, D-94032 Passau

Curriculum Vitae

Research interests

Behavioral and Experimental Economics, Experimental Macroeconomics, Economis of Corruption and Experimental Ethics, Online, Classroom and Lab-in-the-Field Experiments.


Working paper and current projects


Dissertaion Award of the University of Passau (11/2016).

Dissertation Award "Helmut-Schmalen-Preis" , University of Passau (12/2015).

Dissertation Award "Heinz-Sauermann-Preis" , German Society for
Experimental Economics (GfeW, 09/2015).

Award "Heinz-Sauermann-Förderpreis" , German Society for
Experimental Economics (GfeW, 10/2013).


Press coverage is in German.

On the Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting 2017

Bayerischer Rundfunk: Rolle der Banken vor der Krise nicht beachtet (25.08.2017).

Bayerischer Rundfunk: Lindau im Zeichen der Wirtschaftspolitik (23.08.2017).

On using experiments for school education:

WAZ:Forscher testen Wirtschaftsunterricht für Oberstufenschüler (11.07.2017)

Interview on the role of the gold standard and gold reserves

 Mittelbayerische Zeitung: Goldstandard und Goldreserven (14.08.2015).



Conferences and Workshops

Pre-conference workshop CBESS-CeDEx-CREED meeting, University of Nottingham, June 2017.

2nd Workshop on Experimental Economics for the Environment, Leibniz Centre for Tropical Marine Research, Bremen, February 2017.

Workshop, Universitat Autonoma, Barcelona, October 2016

Management and Behavioral Decision Making Seminar, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, October 2016

Internal Microeconomics Seminar, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, October 2016

Research Seminar, Justus-Liebig University Gießen, June 2016

International Meeting on Experimental and Behavioral Social Sciences, Rome, April 2016

Workshop Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), February 2016

7th Southern Europe Experimental Team’s Meeting, Malta, January 2016

Workshop, Center for Research in Behavioural Sciences (CRIBS) University
of Nottingham, UK, December 2015

Workshop, University of Cambridge, UK, November 2015

III London Experimental Workshop, Middlesex University, November 2015

Workshop, Center for Decision Research and Experimental Economics
(CeDEx), University of Nottingham, UK, October 2015

NIBS Workshop, University of Nottingham, April 2015

Jahrestagung des Gesellschaft für experimentelle Wirtschaftsforschung e.V. 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 (Organizer), 2015

European Meeting of the Economic Science Association (ESA) 2014, 2015

Seminar talk, RWTH Aachen, Germany, February 2014

GSE Summer Forum Workshop on Theoretical and Experimental Macroeconomics 2012, 2015.


  • Experimental Ethics (master seminar, since 2015)
  • Teaching with Classroom Experiments (Ph.D. workshop, since 2015)
  • Behavioral Game Theory (master seminar, 2012-2015)
  • Advanced Macroeconomics (master tutorial, since 2012)
  • Macroeconomics (bachelor tutorial, since 2011)
  • Experimental Economics (master seminar, 2012-2013)
  • Business Process Managment (bachelor lecture, 2009-2011)
  • Information Systems (bachelor tutorial, 2006-2011)

University activities

Senator, Senat, University of Passau. Elected Representative for all Scientific Staff (Research Assistants and Ph.D. Candidates), since October 2015

Speaker, Staff Assembly, University of Passau. Assembly of All Elected Representatives of the Scientific Staff, since October 2013 vice-speaker, since October 2015 speaker

Elected Representative , Faculty Board, Faculty of Business Administration and Economics, University of Passau, since October 2013

Appointed Representative , Board of the Graduate Center, University of Passau, April 2012 - March 2015