Christine Benesch


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Monograph

The Economics of Television Consumption. Online Dissertation, University of Zurich, 2009. [link]

Journal articles

Transparency in Parliamentary Voting. Journal of Public Economics, forthcoming (with Monika BŁtler and Katharina E. Hofer). [link]
An Empirical Analysis of the Gender Gap in News Consumption. Journal of Media Economics 25(3) 147-167, 2012. [link]
TV Channels, Self-Control and Happiness. The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis and Policy 10(1): Article 86, 2010 (with Bruno S. Frey and Alois Stutzer). [link]
TV, Time and Happiness. Homo Oeconomicus 25(3-4): 413-424, 2008 (with Bruno S. Frey). [link]
Does Watching TV Make Us Happy? Journal of Economic Psychology 28(3): 283-313, 2007 (with Bruno S. Frey and Alois Stutzer). [link]

Contributions to Edited Books

A Political Economic Analysis of Transparency in a Digital World. In: Thouvenin, Florent, Peter Hettich, Herbert Burkert and Urs Gasser (Eds.): Remembering and Forgetting in the Digital Age. An Interdisciplinary Approach to a Complex Phenomenon. Springer, Heidelberg, forthcoming.
More Choice Is Always Better. In: Frey, Bruno S. and David Iselin (Eds.): Economic Ideas You Should Forget. Springer, Heidelberg. [link]

Working papers

Media Coverage and Immigration Worries: Econometric Evidence, Dice Discussion Paper No. 288/CREMA Working Paper No. 2018-3 (with Simon Loretz, David Stadelmann and Tobias Thomas). [paper]
Online Information and Voting (with Rino Heim, Mark Schelker and Lukas Schmid). [preliminary version available on request]
Governance of Public Broadcasters and Television Consumption, revised version 2012 (former CREMA Working Paper No. 2010-18). [paper]
Local TV Markets and Elections. Institute for Empirical Research in Economics, University of Zurich, 2010.[paper]