Banking and Industrialization, CESifo Working paper 5503, (with A. Trew), conditionally accepted, Journal of the European Economic Association.

Music in the Air. Estimating the Social Return to Cultural Amenities, forthcoming  Journal of Cultural Economics (with O. Falck, M. Fritsch and A. Otto).

Lifting the Iron Curtain: How Systemic Shock Brings up Entrepreneurial Intentions, forthcoming Journal of Economic Geography (with O. Falck and R. Gold).

The effect of perceived regional accents on individual economic behavior: A lab experiment on linguistic performance, cognitive ratings and economic decisions, PLoS ONE, 10(2), 2015 (with A. Lameli and G. Riener).

E-lections: Voting Behavior and the Internet, American Economic Review, 104(7), 2014, 1–29 (with O. Falck, and R. Gold).

Why Are Educated and Risk-Loving Persons More Mobile Across Regions? Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 98, 2014, 56-69 (with S. Bauernschuster, O. Falck, and J. Suedekum, and A. Lameli).

Parent universities and the location of academic startups, Small Business Economics, 42(1), 2014, 1–15 (with V. Slavtchev).

From Russia With Love. Identifying Agglomeration Economies, Journal of Economic Geography, 13, 2013, 419–449 (with O. Falck, C. Günther, and W. Kerr).

Dialects, Cultural Identity, and Economic Exchange, Journal of Urban Economics, 72(2-3), 2012, 225–239 (with O. Falck, A. Lameli, and J. Südekum).

The Shadows of the Socialist Past: Lack of Self-Reliance Hinders Entrepreneurship, European Journal of Political Economy, 28(4), 2012, Pages 485–497(with S. Bauernschuster, O. Falck, and R. Gold).

Forced Migration and the Effects of an Integration Policy in Post-WWII Germany, The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy: Topics, 12(1), 2012 (with O. Falck and S. Link).

Intergenerational Transmission of Entrepreneurial Intentions, Journal of Business Venturing, 27(4), 2012, 414–435 (with S. Laspita, N. Breugst, and H. Patzelt).

Cluster Innovation Along the Industry Lifecycle, Industry and Innovation, 19, 2012, 233-248 (with A. Eisingerich, O. Falck, and T. Kretschmer).

Identity and Entrepreneurship: Do School Peers Shape Entrepreneurial Intentions? Small Business Economics, 39(1), 2012, 39-59 (with O. Falck and E. Luedemann).

Local Entrepreneurship in Context, Regional Studies, 46(3), 2012, 379-389 (with D. Audretsch, O. Falck, and M. Feldman).

The Phantom of the Opera: Cultural Amenities, Human Capital, and Regional Economic Growth, Labor Economics, 18(6), 2011, 755–766 (with O. Falck and M. Fritsch).

Who’s Got the Aces Up His Sleeve? Functional Specialization of Cities and Entrepreneurship, Annals of Regional Science, 46(3), 2011, 621-636 (with D. Audretsch and O. Falck).

Incumbent Innovation and Domestic Entry, Small Business Economics, 36(3), 2011, 271–279 (with O. Falck and S. Kipar).

Social Capital Access and Entrepreneurship, Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 76(3), 2010, 821–833 (with S. Bauernschuster, and O. Falck).

Industrial Innovation: Direct Evidence from a Cluster-Oriented Policy, Regional Science and Urban Economics, 40(6), 2010, 574-582 (with O. Falck, and S. Kipar).

Training and Innovation, Journal of Human Capital, 3(4), 2009, 323-353 (with S. Bauernschuster and O. Falck).

The Impact of Age Structure on Entrepreneurship, Economic Geography, 85(3), 2009, 268-287 (with W. Boente and O. Falck).

Modern Location Factors in Dynamic Regions, European Planning Studies, 16, 2008, 1385-1403 (with O. Falck).

Corporate Social Responsibility: Doing Well by Doing Good, Business Horizons, 50(3), 2007, 247-254 (with O. Falck).