Petrik Runst, Ph.D. Economics

Senior Researcher, Institute for Small Business Economics, Göttingen




Alienation, Rationality and the Retreat of Postwar Socialism (2015, with Steve Horwitz), Review of Austrian Economics, 28(2), 123-137

Crisis & Belief - The Behavioral Political Economy of Recession (2014) in Constitutional Political Economy, 25(4): 376-392

Popular Attitudes Towards Markets & Institutional Reform (2014) in Review of Social Economy, 72(1): 83-115

'Post-socialist Culture and Entrepreneurship (2013) in American Journal of Economics and Sociology, 72(3), 593-626

Introduction and Commentary for F.A. Hayek’s ‘The Overrated Reason’ (2013) Journal of the History of Economic Thought (with Evelyn Gick), 35(2) : 233-237

English Translation of 'The Overrated Reason', by F.A.Hayek (2013) Journal of the History of Economic Thought (with Evelyn Gick), 35(2) : 239-256 

Choice, Emergence, and Constitutional Process: A Framework for Positive Analysis (2011, with R.E.Wagner) Journal of Institutional Economics, Vol 7(1):131-141

Schützian Methodology as a Progressive Research Agenda - Commentary on Lester Embree’s ‘Economics in the Context of Alfred Schütz’s Theory of Science’ (2010) Schützian Research, Vol. 2



Explaining dynamics of occupational segregation by gender: A longitudinal study of the German vocational training system of skilled crafts (2015, with Katarzyna Haverkamp) in Comparative Social Research, 31

Between Community and Society – Political Attitudes in Transition Countries (July, 2015), in Culture and Economic Action (ed. Virgil Storr and Laura Grube, Edward Elgar.)

"Entrepreneurship and Social Networks in Post Disaster Environments" (2010) in After Katrina: The Political Economy of Disaster and Community Rebound’ eds. Emily Chamlee-Wright and Virgil Henry Storr, Edward Elgar



Review of Nancy Bermeo and Larry M. Bartels (Eds.), Mass Politics in Tough Times: Opinions, Votes, and Protest in the Great Recession (forthcoming), Review of Austrian Economics

Review of Giacomo Corneo, Bessere Welt ( 2016), Review of Austrian Economics, 29(1) : 99-102.

Review of James Scott, Two Cheers for Anarchism (2013), Review of Austrian Economics, 26(4 ) : 501-503

Review of Annette Miae Kim, Learning to be Capitalist: Entrepreneurs in Vietnam’s Transition Economy (2012), Entrepreneurship & Public Policy, Vol 1(1 ) : 97



Kurswechsel in der deutschen Klimapolitik am Beispiel der energetischen Gebäudesanierung (forthcoming, 2016), Wirtschaftsdienst - Zeitschrift für Wirtschaftspolitik

Energiekosten, Energieeffizienz und Nachhaltigkeit im Handwerk - Eine Auswertung der ZDH-Energieumfrage (2016), Göttinger Beiträge zur Handwerksforschung, 7

Die Rolle des Handwerks auf dem Weg zu einem klimaneutralen Gebäudebestand (2015, with Jana Ohlendorf), Göttinger Beiträge zur Handwerksforschung, 1

Die Auswirkungen des Erneuerbare-Energien-Gesetzes auf das Handwerk (2014), Göttinger Handwerkswirtschaftliche Arbeitshefte, 75, Duderstadt



Economic policy in a market with credence characteristics: An explorative study on Energy Efficiency Consultants as change agents

Immigration & Attitudes Towards Redistribution

A Note on the Literature on Energy Efficiency within Firms

Masterful Meisters? Quality Effects of the Deregulation of the German Crafts Sector