research

PUBLICATIONS

Molnar, A. (2019). SMARTRIQS: A Simple Method Allowing Real Time Respondent Interaction in Qualtrics Surveys. Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Finance, 22, 161-169.

Loewenstein, G., & Molnar, A. (2018). The renaissance of belief-based utility in economics. Nature Human Behaviour, 2(3), 166-167.

Heintz, C., Karabegovic, M., & Molnar, A. (2016). The co-evolution of honesty and strategic vigilance. Frontiers in psychology, 7.

WORKING PAPERS

Molnar, A., & Loewenstein, G. (2020). The Othello Effect: People are more disturbed by others’ wrong beliefs than different beliefs.

Molnar, A., Chaudhry, S. J., & Loewenstein, G. (2020). “It’s not about the money. It’s about sending a message!”: Unpacking the components of revenge.

VanEpps, E. M., Molnar, A., Downs, J. S., & Loewenstein, G. (preprint available upon request). Choosing the light meal: Dynamic aggregation of calorie information to reduce consumption. (Awarded the Best Student Poster Award at the 2019 SJDM conference, poster link)

Molnar, A. (2019). How to implement real-time interaction between participants in online surveys: A practical guide to SMARTRIQS.

Golman, R., Loewenstein, G., Molnar, A., & Saccardo, S. (2019). The Demand for, and Avoidance of, Information.

Molnar, A., & Chaudhry, S. J. (2018). The lesser of two evils: Explaining a bad choice by revealing the choice set.

Molnar, A., Heintz, C. (2016). Beliefs about people’s prosociality: eliciting predictions in dictator games. CEU Working Papers, Department of Economics, Central European University.

RESEARCH IN PROGRESS

Molnar, A., & Loewenstein, G. (manuscript in preparation). The desire to be understood: When and why people care about what others believe.

Loewenstein, G., & Molnar, A. (manuscript in preparation). A Review of Belief-based Utility.

Chaudhry, S. J., Molnar, A., & Saccardo, S. (data collection in progress). When to promote and when to play down the self?: Revealing negative information to create a positive impression.