Some selected publications –
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2019

  • Klein, M. Reeg, M., Frey, U.: Models Within Models – Agent-Based Modelling and Simulation in Energy Systems Analysis. Journal of Artificial Societies and Social Simulation (under review)
  • Frey, U.: Long-term evidence on cooperation and cultural differences in public goods dilemmas. Biology Letters (accepted)
  • Frey, U., Klein, M., Deissenroth, M.: Modelling complex investment decisions in Germany for Renewables with different machine learning algorithms.
    Environmental Modelling and Software: Online first. DOI:10.1016/j.envsoft.2019.03.006
  • Frey, U., Pirscher, F.: Distinguishing Protest Responses in Contingent Valuation: a Conceptualization of Motivations and Attitudes behind them
    PlosOne 14(1): e0209872. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0209872

2018

  • Frey, U.: Nachhaltige Bewirtschaftung natürlicher Ressourcen – Erfolgsfaktoren in komplexen sozial-ökologischen Systemen. Springer: Heidelberg. ISBN: 978-3-662-55445-6
  • Frey, U.: Crowdfunding – revealing preferences for environmental goods. Management of Environmental Quality 16(2): 1. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1108/MEQ-05-2018-0086

  • Frey, U., Pirscher, F.: Willingness to pay and moral stance: the case of farm animal welfare (2018) in Germany. PloS ONE 13(8): e0202193. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0202193

2017

  • Frey, U.: Assessing the generalizability of behavior and motives across different settings. Evolution and Human Behavior 38(3): 281-282. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.evolhumbehav.2016.11.004
  • Gorbani, A., Bravo, G., Frey, U., Theesfeld, I.: Self-organization in the commons: An empirically-tested model Environmental Modelling and Software 96: 30-45
  • Frey, U.: A synthesis of key factors for sustainability in social-ecological (2017) systems.
    Sustainability Science 12(4): 507-519. DOI: 10.1007/s11625-016-0395-z

2016

  • Frey, U.: Assessing the generalizability of behavior and
    motives across different settings.
    Evolution and Human Behavior, online first.
    DOI:http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.evolhumbehav.2016.11.004 
  • Hirschauer, N., Mußhoff, O., Grüner, S., Frey, U.,
    Theesfeld, I., Wagner, P.: Grundsätzliche Missverständnisse
    bei der Interpretation des p-Wertes.
    WiSt –Wirtschaftswissenschaftliches Studium: 407-412.

  • Hirschauer, N., Mußhoff, O., Grüner, S., Frey, U.,
    Theesfeld, I., Wagner, P.: Die Interpretation des p-Wertes –
    Grundsätzliche Missverständnisse.
    Jahrbücher für Nationalökonomie und Statistik 236(5): 557-575.
    DOI:https://doi.org/10.1515/jbnst-2015-1030 
  • Frey, U./Villamayor, T./Theesfeld, I.: A continuum of
    governance regimes: a new perspective on performance in irrigation

    systems.
    Environmental Science and Policy 66: 73-81
    DOI:http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.envsci.2016.08.008 
  • Frey, U.: A synthesis of key factors for sustainability in
    social-ecological systems.
    Sustainability Science 11(5):
    DOI:10.1007/s11625-016-0395-z 
  • Frey, U.: Cooperative strategies outside the laboratory –
    evidence from a long-term large-N-study in five countries.
    Evolution and Human Behavior 38(1): 109-116
    DOI:http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.evolhumbehav.2016.07.006 

     

    2015

  • Frey, U./Cox, M.: Building a Diagnostic Ontology of
    Social-Ecological Systems.
    International Journal of the Commons 9(2): 595-618
    DOI: http://doi.org/10.18352/ijc.505 

    2014

  • Salk, C./Frey, U./Rusch, H.: Comparing forests across
    climates and biomes: Qualitative assessments, reference forests, and
    regional inter-comparisons.
    PLOS ONE 9(4): E94800.
    DOI:http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0094800 
  • Frey, U./Rusch, H.: Modeling ecological success of common
    pool resource systems using large datasets.
    World Development 59:93-103
    DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.worlddev.2014.01.034 

    2013

  • Frey, U./Rusch, H.: Using Artificial Neural Networks for the
    Analysis of Social-Ecological Systems. Ecology and Society 18(2):40
    DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5751/ES-05202-180240 

    2012

  • Frey, U./Rusch, H.: An Evolutionary Perspective on the
    Long-Term Efficiency of Costly Punishment.
    Biology and Philosophy 27(6): 811-831
    DOI: 10.1007/s10539-012-9327-1 

    2011

  • Frey, U./Voland, E.: The evolutionary route to
    self-deception: Why offensive versus defensive strategy might be a
    false alternative. A commentary to “The evolution and
    psychology of self-deception” from W. von Hippel & R.
    Trivers.
    Behavioral and Brain Sciences 34(1):21-22

  • In addition: various books, book chapters and
    non-peer-reviewed articles