Publications and Projects

Please find a detailed research statement here.

Job-Market Paper

The Independent Woman – Locus of Control and Female Labor Force Participation, work in progress [Latest Version]

Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles

Preuss, M. and Hennecke, J. (2018) – Biased by Success and Failure: How Unemployment Shapes Locus of Control. Labour Economics. Volume 53, pp. 63-74. [Details & Download]

Other Research

  • Locus of Control and Internal Migration (with Marco Caliendo, Deborah Cobb-Clark and Arne Uhlendorff), Revise & Resubmit at Regional Science & Urban Economics
    • The latest version can be obtained from the authors upon request.
    • Earlier Working Paper Version: Caliendo, M., Cobb-Clark, D.A., Hennecke, J. and Uhlendorff, A. (2015) –  Job Search, Locus of Control, and Internal Migration. IZA Discussion Paper No. 9600. [Details & Download]
  • Investing in Health or Underestimating Risk – Locus of Control and Alcohol Consumption (with Marco Caliendo), work in progress
  • Locus of Control and the Migrant-Native Gap (with Marco Caliendo and Katrin Orth), work in progress