Thomas Buser

Research Fellow

University of Amsterdam

Thomas Buser is Professor of Behavioral Applied Microeconomics at the University of Amsterdam and a research fellow at the Tinbergen Institute.

Most of his research is concerned with the link between personality traits and career outcomes. In his work he uses lab and field experiments as well as registry and survey data.

Thomas Buser joined IZA as a Research Fellow in April 2023.


IZA Publications

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10976
revised version published as 'Willingness to compete, gender and career choices along the whole ability distribution' in: Experimental Economics, 2022, 25, 1299 - 1326
IZA Discussion Paper No. 9382
published as 'Sexual Orientation, Competitiveness and Income' in: Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2018, 151, 191 - 198
IZA Discussion Paper No. 8130
published in: World Bank Economic Review, 2017, 31 (3), 786–808