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Prof. Dr. Oliver Gürtler

Prof. Dr. Oliver Gürtler - Staatswissenschaftliches Seminar

Research focuses

Personnel Economics, Labor Economics, Organization Theory

Curriculum Vitae

  • Since 2009 University Professor at the Department of Economics of University of Cologne
  • 2003 - 2009 Research Assistant at the Chair “Business Administration II” at University of Bonn
  • 2006 - 2009 Habilitation at University of Bonn
  • 2003 - 2006 Doctoral studies at University of Bonn
  • 1998 - 2003  Studies of Economics at University of Bonn

Selected Publications

  • Strategic Shirking: A Theoretical Analysis of Multitasking and Specialization. International Economic Review  57 (2016), pp. 507-532 (with Jed DeVaro)
  • The Optimality of Heterogeneous Tournaments. Journal of Labor Economics 33 (2015), pp. 1007-1042 (with Marc Gürtler)
  • Sabotage in Contests: A Survey. Public Choice 164 (2015), pp. 135-155 (with Subhasish Modak Chowdhury)
  • Information Policy in Tournaments with Sabotage. The Scandinavian Journal of Economics 115 (2013), pp. 932-966 (with Johannes Münster and Petra Nieken)
  • Optimal Contracts for Lenient Supervisors. Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization 81 (2012), pp. 403-420 (with Thomas Giebe)
  • Feedback in Tournaments under Commitment Problems: Experimental Evidence. Journal of Economics and Management Strategy 19 (2010), pp. 771-810 (with Christine Harbring)
  • Optimal tournament contracts for heterogeneous workers. Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization 75 (2010), pp. 180-191 (with Matthias Kräkel)
  • Double-Sided Moral Hazard, Efficiency Wages and Litigation. Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization 26 (2010), pp. 337-364 (with Matthias Kräkel)
  • Sabotage in Dynamic Tournaments. Journal of Mathematical Economics 46 (2010), pp. 179-190 (with Johannes Münster)
  • On Sabotage in Collective Tournaments. Journal of Mathematical Economics 44 (2008), pp. 383-393