Publications

Insights into flood risk misperceptions of homeowners in the Dutch river delta

Flooding is one of the most significant natural disasters worldwide. Nevertheless, voluntary take-up of individual damage reduction …

Risk reduction in compulsory disaster insurance: Experimental evidence on moral hazard and financial incentives

In a world in which economic losses due to natural disasters are expected to increase, it is important to study risk reduction …

(Not) alone in the world: Cheating in the presence of a virtual observer

We conducted an experiment in a high-immersive virtual reality environment to study the effect of the presence of a virtual observer on …

Goggles in the lab: Economic experiments in immersive virtual environments

This review outlines the potential of virtual reality for creating naturalistic and interactive high-immersive environments in …

Behavioral motivations for self-insurance under different disaster risk insurance schemes

This paper presents a lab-in-the-field experiment with 2111 Dutch homeowners in floodplain areas to examine the impacts of financial …