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Menusch Khadjavi Pour is an Associate Professor of Economics at the Department of Spatial Economics, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, a Research Fellow at the Tinbergen Institute, and a Senior Researcher at the Kiel Institute for the World Economy. He obtained his PhD in 2013 at the University of Hamburg.


My research aims at answering questions related to economics, ethics and the environment. I apply experimental methods in most of my work.

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deterrence Social Sciences
social discrimination Social Sciences
competitiveness Social Sciences
parents Social Sciences
emotion Social Sciences
discrimination Social Sciences
economy Social Sciences
incentive Social Sciences

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Research Output 2013 2020

Professional identity and the gender gap in risk-taking. Evidence from field experiments with scientists

Drupp, M. A., Khadjavi, M., Riekhof, M. C. & Voss, R., 1 Feb 2020, In : Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization. 170, p. 418-432 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Gender gap
Risk taking
Professional identity
Field experiment
Labor market outcomes

Adaptation to climate change in Afghanistan: Evidence on the impact of external interventions

Jawid, A. & Khadjavi, M., 1 Dec 2019, In : Economic Analysis and Policy. 64, p. 64-82 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Climate change

Truth-telling and the regulator. Experimental evidence from commercial fishermen

Drupp, M. A., Khadjavi, M. & Quaas, M. F., 1 Nov 2019, In : European Economic Review. 120, p. 1-17 17 p., 103310.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
European Union

Deterrence works for criminals

Khadjavi, M., 1 Aug 2018, In : European Journal of Law and Economics. 46, 1, p. 165-178 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

correctional institution
criminal law

Parents’ ambitions and children's competitiveness

Khadjavi, M. & Nicklisch, A., 1 Aug 2018, In : Journal of Economic Psychology. 67, p. 87-102 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

preschool child
personality traits

Press / Media

Truth-Telling and the Regulator. Experimental Evidence from Commercial Fishermen

Menusch Khadjavi Pour, Moritz A. Drupp & Martin F. Quaas


2 items of media coverage

Press/Media: Research