Thomas Epper

Thomas Epper

Thomas Epper

Prof. Dr.
Assistant Professor of Economics
FGN-HSG
Varnbüelstrasse 19
9000 St. Gallen
Teaching Activities
  • Introduction to Programming Methods
  • Health Economics
  • From Data to Decision
  • Experimental Methods and Causal Inference
Projects Recent and active projects:
  • Identifying Risk and Ambiguity Preferences Free from Context, Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF); Principal Investigator (joint with Christian Biener, University of St. Gallen), 2019-2021, CHF 529,787.
  • Go For It While You Can, Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF); Principal Investigator (with Ferdinand Vieider, Ghent University, Co-Investigator), 2019-2022, CHF 710,129.
  • Contextuality in Choice, University of St. Gallen Research Fund; Principal Investigator, 2018-2019, CHF 33,903.
  • Theorizing on Observables - Experimenting with Axioms, Richard Büchner Foundation; Principal Investigator (joint with Philipp Zahn), 2017-2018, CHF 44,400.
Awards
  • 2019: Success fee for acquiring a Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF) grant awarded by the University of St. Gallen, CHF 40,000.
  • 2018: Success fee for acquiring a Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF) grant awarded by the University of St. Gallen, CHF 40,000.
  • 2017: Latsis prize of the University of St. Gallen for work on microeconomics, CHF 25,000.
  • 2016: Teaching load reduction for Top-Top publications, University of St. Gallen, 8 semester-week hours.

Research Cooperation