D-Index & Metrics Best Publications
Law and Political Science
Switzerland
2022
Economics and Finance
Switzerland
2022

D-Index & Metrics

Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Economics and Finance D-index 110 Citations 67,511 435 World Ranking 23 National Ranking 1
Law and Political Science D-index 91 Citations 44,402 342 World Ranking 5 National Ranking 1

Research.com Recognitions

Awards & Achievements

2022 - Research.com Law and Political Science in Switzerland Leader Award

2022 - Research.com Economics and Finance in Switzerland Leader Award

2005 - Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh

Member of the European Academy of Sciences and Arts

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Law
  • World War II
  • Capitalism

His scientific interests lie mostly in Politics, Positive economics, Incentive, Happiness and Social psychology. His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Economic system, Macroeconomics and Labour economics. Bruno S. Frey combines subjects such as Empirical evidence and Relative price with his study of Positive economics.

Bruno S. Frey interconnects Law, Public policy and Public economics in the investigation of issues within Incentive. His study in Happiness is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Well-being, Democracy and Unemployment. His study looks at the relationship between Social psychology and topics such as Public good, which overlap with Social dilemma.

His most cited work include:

  • WHAT CAN ECONOMISTS LEARN FROM HAPPINESS RESEARCH (2363 citations)
  • Motivation crowding theory (1824 citations)
  • Motivation, Knowledge Transfer, and Organizational Forms (1438 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

Bruno S. Frey mainly investigates Positive economics, Happiness, Politics, Incentive and Political economy. His studies deal with areas such as Field and Public good as well as Positive economics. His studies deal with areas such as Life satisfaction, Government and Unemployment as well as Happiness.

His research integrates issues of Public economics and Public relations in his study of Incentive. His studies in Political economy integrate themes in fields like Terrorism and Democracy. His work carried out in the field of Democracy brings together such families of science as Federalism, Decentralization and Public administration.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Positive economics (13.75%)
  • Happiness (14.07%)
  • Politics (13.86%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2011-2021)?

  • Happiness (14.07%)
  • Politics (13.86%)
  • Incentive (12.67%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

Happiness, Politics, Incentive, Positive economics and Life satisfaction are his primary areas of study. His Happiness study is focused on Social psychology in general. His study in the field of Democracy also crosses realms of Unification.

His Incentive study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Medal, Public economics, Public relations, BATES and Marketing. In Public economics, Bruno S. Frey works on issues like Government, which are connected to Index. While working on this project, Bruno S. Frey studies both Positive economics and Reactivity.

Between 2011 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • World Heritage List (131 citations)
  • Organizational Control Systems and Pay-for-Performance in the Public Service (114 citations)
  • The use of happiness research for public policy (97 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Law
  • World War II
  • Capitalism

Bruno S. Frey spends much of his time researching Happiness, Incentive, Positive economics, Public relations and Life satisfaction. His Happiness study results in a more complete grasp of Social psychology. His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Public economics, Phenomenon, Compensation, Labour economics and Productivity.

His Positive economics research includes themes of Decentralization, Democracy, Politics and Citation. The study incorporates disciplines such as Absolute, Inflation, Reference group, Unemployment and Human rights in addition to Politics. He combines subjects such as Empirical research, Social capital and Affect with his study of Life satisfaction.

This overview was generated by a machine learning system which analysed the scientist’s body of work. If you have any feedback, you can contact us here.

Best Publications

WHAT CAN ECONOMISTS LEARN FROM HAPPINESS RESEARCH

Bruno S. Frey;Alois Stutzer.
Journal of Economic Literature (2002)

4056 Citations

Motivation crowding theory

Bruno S. Frey;Reto Jegen.
Journal of Economic Surveys (2001)

3891 Citations

Not Just for the Money

Bruno Frey.
Books (1997)

3510 Citations

Motivation, Knowledge Transfer, and Organizational Forms

Margit Osterloh;Bruno S. Frey.
Organization Science (2000)

2976 Citations

The Cost of Price Incentives: An Empirical Analysis of Motivation Crowding-Out

Bruno S. Frey;Felix Oberholzer-Gee.
The American Economic Review (1997)

2210 Citations

Not Just for the Money: An Economic Theory of Personal Motivation

Bruno S. Frey.
(1998)

2110 Citations

Happiness, Economy and Institutions

Bruno S. Frey;Alois Stutzer.
The Economic Journal (2000)

2101 Citations

Economic and political determinants of foreign direct investment

Friedrich Schneider;Bruno S Frey.
World Development (1985)

1731 Citations

Happiness and economics, how the economy and institutions affect well-being

Bruno S. Frey;Alois Stutzer.
Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics-zeitschrift Fur Die Gesamte Staatswissenschaft (2003)

1449 Citations

Happiness: A Revolution in Economics

Bruno S. Frey.
(2008)

1254 Citations

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