Dr. Maren Baars

Title of PhD Thesis:
Probability Processing of Individual Investors in Financial Markets

Publications Based on PhD Thesis:
Baars, M., & Goedde-Menke, M. (2021). Ignorance illusion in decisions under risk: The impact of perceived expertise on probability weighting. Journal of Risk and Insurance, forthcoming.
Baars, M., & Mohrschladt, H. (2021). An alternative behavioral explanation for the MAX effect. Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 191, 868–886.
Baars, M., Cordes, H., & Mohrschladt, H. (2020). How negative interest rates affect the risk-taking of individual investors: Experimental evidence. Finance Research Letters, 32, 101179.

Positions after PhD:
since 12/2021, Versorgungswerk der Ärztekammer Hamburg, Deputy CEO