Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles

  1. Welsch, H.; Binder, M. & A.-K. Blankenberg (2021). Green behavior, green self-image, and subjective well-being: Separating affective and cognitive relationships, Ecological Economics, 179.
  2. Binder, M.; Blankenberg, A.-K. & H. Welsch (2020). Pro-Environmental Norms, Green Lifestyles, and Subjective Well-Being: Panel Evidence from the UK, Social Indicators Research.
  3. Binder, M.; Blankenberg, A.-K. & J. Guardiola (2020). Does it have to be a sacrifice? Different notions of the good life, pro-environmental behavior and their heterogeneous impact on well-being",  Ecological Economics, 167.
  4. Proeger, T. & A.-K. Blankenberg (2017). PAY-WHAT-YOU-WANT IN GROUPS - EVIDENCE FROM A FIELD EXPERIMENT. Applied Economics Letters, 1-8.
  5. Binder, M. & A.-K. Blankenberg (2017). Green lifestyles and subjective well-being: More about self-image than actual behavior? Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 137: 304-323.
  6. Binder, M. & A.-K. Blankenberg (2016). Environmental worries, volunteering and subjective well-being: Antecedents and outcomes of environmental activism in Germany, Ecological Economics 124: 1-16.
  7. Blankenberg, A.-K. & G. Buenstorf (2016). Regional co-evolution of firm population, innovation and public research? Evidence from the West German laser industry, Research Policy 45(4): 857-868.

Other Publications


  1. Binder M., & A.-K. Blankenberg. (2021) Self-Employment and Subjective Well-Being. In: Zimmermann K.F. (eds) Handbook of Labor, Human Resources and Population Economics. Springer, Cham.
  2. Blankenberg, A.-K. & Binder, M. (2020). Zum beruflichen Selbstbild und zur Arbeits- und Lebenszufriedenheit im Handwerk in Deutschland. Göttinger Beiträge zur Handwerksforschung (Heft 42). Göttingen.
  3. Seegebarth, B., Sohn, S. & A.-K. Blankenberg (2020). Structured Abstract: The power of consumers' sustainable product purchasing. In: Academy of Marketing Science, Proceedings of the Annual Conference, Miami, USA 2020.
  4. Hemme, D. & A.-K. Blankenberg (2019): »Handwerkstolz.de« - Werkstattbericht zu einem Projekt inter- und transdisziplinärer Glücksforschung im Handwerk. In: Groth, Stefan; May, Sarah; Müske, Johannes (Hg.): Vernetzt, entgrenzt, prekär? Kulturwissenschaftliche Perspektiven auf Arbeit im Wandel. Frankfurt (in print).
  5. Blankenberg, A.-K. & H. Alhusen (2018). On the determinants of pro-environmental behavior - a guide for the empirical economist, cege Diskussionspapier # 350
  6. Blankenberg, A.-K. & J. Gottschalk (2018). Is socially responsible investing (SRI) in stocks a competitive capital investment? A review of the literature and a comparative analysis based on the performance of sustainable stocks, cege Diskussionspapier # 349
  7. Blankenberg, A.-K. (2015): From evolution to co-evolution. An empirical study of the role of innovation, policy and public research in industrial dynamics, Kobra, Kassel.