FinTech made in Switzerland

Manual Stagars is creating a Swiss FinTech documentary and talked to me about the blockchain and opportunities for Switzerland. (28 minute video)

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Presentation at CEF 2016 in Bordeaux

I presented my paper Seemingly Equivalent Firm Decision Heuristics (the slide deck) at the Computating in Economics and Finance Conference (CEF 2016), with some of the best-known computational economists in the audience, including Jean-Philippe Bouchaud, Herbert Dawid, Christopher Carroll, Matteo Richiardi and Blake LeBaron. Overall, the paper was well-received despite its limited scope (or maybe exactly because of it :) ).

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Applied Game Theory or How to Pay a Dividend without Paying a Dividend

Koninklijke Boskalis Westminster lets its shareholders choose whether they want to receive their yearly dividend in cash or in the form of newly created shares, creating a paradox in which everyone gets less by choosing more.

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Mastering Agent-Based Economics

My master’s thesis in economics (pdf) touches many topics that I plan to research more deeply in the coming years.

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Interview in Die Volkswirtschaft

Die Volkswirtschaft, a Swiss economics journal, interviewed me on the relationship between state and startups. The interview titled The State Shouldn't Stay in the Way was published in German as well as in French on 2015-10-26.

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“What I cannot create, I do not understand.”
Richard Feynman