Otto-von-Guericke-Universität Magdeburg FWW der Otto-von-Guericke-Universität Magdeburg
Fakultät für Wirtschaftswissenschaft


Dipl.-Vw. Markus Sass


Faculty of Economics and Management
Otto-von-Guericke-University Magdeburg
Postfach 4120
39016 Magdeburg, Germany

Building 22, Room C-206
Phone: +49 (0) 391 67 1 88 01
Fax: +49 (0) 391 6 71 29 71

Research interests

Sports Economics, Environmental Economics, Experimental Economics (Stability of Preferences)

Curriculum Vitae

Since October 2010

Research Assistant at the Chair of Economic Policy, Otto-von-Guericke-University Magdeburg, PhD Candidate


Since October 2010

Lecturer at Business School Magdeburg


2003 - 2009

Diplom in Economics (Dipl.-Volkswirt), Otto-von-Guericke-University Magdeburg and University of Western Ontario, London, ON, Canada.


  • Introduction to management & economics, tutorial
  • Environmental economics, lecture, tutorial
  • Advanced environmental economics, tutorial
  • Game Theory, tutorial
  • Economic policy, tutorial
  • Introduction to economic policy, tutorial
  • Sports economics, seminar
  • Experimental economics, lecture (Business School Magdeburg)
  • Introduction to Game Theory, lecture (Business School Magdeburg)
  • Introduction to management, lecture (Business School Magdeburg)
  • Introduction to economics, tutorial (Business School Magdeburg)
  • Economiy policy, tutorial (Business School Magdeburg)



Essays in peer-reviewed journals

  • Sass, M. (2014), "Glory Hunters, Sugar Daddies, and Long-Term Competitive Balance Under UEFA Financial Fair Play", Journal of Sports Economics (link to article).


Working Paper

  • Sass, M., Timme, F., Weimann J. (2015), "The Dynamics of Dictator Behavior", CESifo Working Paper No. 5348 (link to article)
    Sass, M. and Weimann, J. (2015), "The Peculiar Power of Pairs", CESifo Working Paper No. 5246 (link to article)
  • Sass, M. and Weimann, J. (2015), "Moral Self-Licensing and the Direct Touch Effect", CESifo Working Paper No. 5174 (link to article)
  • Sass, M. and Weimann, J. (2012), "The Dynamics of Individual Preferences in Repeated Public Good Experiments", FEMM Working Paper Series, OvGU Magdeburg (PDF)
  • Sass, M. (2012), "Long-term Competitive Balance under UEFA Financial Fair Play Regulations", FEMM Working Paper Series, OvGU Magdeburg (PDF)


Externally funded projects

  • The saturation and regeneration of philanthropic behavior – A repeated framed field experiment on charitable giving, funded by the Science of Philantrophy Initiative, The University of Chicago, 2014



Economic Science Association (ESA)
Gesellschaft für experimentelle Wirtschaftsforschung (GfeW)
European Sport Economics Association (ESEA)