15th Annual International Industrial Organization Conference

Renaissance Boston Waterfront Hotel, Boston, Massachusetts

 
April 7, 2017
 
15:00 to 19:00On-going Registration, Atlantic Ballroom Atrium
 
 
17:00 to 18:30Rising Stars Sessions, 3rd and 4th floors, Renaissance
 
 
18:30 to 20:30RECEPTION, Atlantic Ballroom, Renaissance Hotel
 
 
 
April 8, 2017
 
07:30 to 17:00On-going Registration, Atlantic Ballroom Atrium
 
 
07:30 to 17:00Coffee/Refreshments, Atlantic Ballroom Atrium
 
 
08:00 to 10:00Session Block A, 3rd and 4th floors, Renaissance
 
 
10:15 to 12:15Session Block B, 3rd and 4th floors, Renaissance
 
 
12:30 to 14:00KEYNOTE LUNCH with Steven Berry
"Endogenous Market Structure", Pacific Ballroom, Renaissance
 
 
14:30 to 16:30Session Block C, 3rd and 4th floors, Renaissance
 
 
16:45 to 18:15Session Block D, 3rd and 4th floors, Renaissance
 
 
18:30 to 20:30RECEPTION at The Exchange Conference Center , 212 Northern Ave, Boston, MA 02210
 
 
 
April 9, 2017
 
08:00 to 11:30Coffee/ Refreshments, Atlantic Ballroom Atrium
 
 
08:00 to 10:00Session Block E, 3rd and 4th floors, Renaissance
 
 
10:15 to 12:15Program Block F, 3rd and 4th floors, Renaissance
 
 

 

Program Notes and Index of Sessions

Rising Stars Sessions
3rd and 4th floors, Renaissance
April 7, 2017 17:00 to 18:30
 
Rising Stars: Patents and Innovation, Spectacle
Rising Stars: Dynamic Pricing, Aegean
Rising Stars: Selling Mechanisms, Caspian
Rising Stars: Theory of the Firm, Mediterranean
Rising Stars: Health Care Markets, Brewster
Rising Stars: Collusion and M&A, Georges
Rising Stars: Models of Demand, Pacific C
Rising Stars: Vehicle Demand, Pacific A
Rising Stars: Pricing, Thompson
Rising Stars: Entry, Pacific B

Session Block A
3rd and 4th floors, Renaissance
April 8, 2017 08:00 to 10:00
 
Dynamic Contracts, Aegean
Information--Empirical Studies, Caspian
Banking and Financial Markets, Mediterranean
Electricity Markets and Policy, Brewster
Incentives to Innovate, Atlantic 1
Firm Entry/Exit and Firm Performance, Georges
Market Power in Online Platforms, Atlantic 3
Online Advertising, Spectacle
Empirical Studies of Vertical Relationships II, Pacific C
Antitrust, Pacific A
Health Policies and Welfare, Atlantic 2
Pricing in Online Markets, Pacific B

Session Block B
3rd and 4th floors, Renaissance
April 8, 2017 10:15 to 12:15
 
Advertising and Word-of-Mouth, Caspian
Demand, Cost, and Competition in Health Care - Charles River Associates sponsore..., Mediterranean
Reputation, Brewster
Empirical Studies of Cartel Stability, Atlantic 2
Pricing with Bounded Rational Consumers, Atlantic 1
Patents, Georges
Dynamic Auction Settings, Atlantic 3
Market Competition with Behavioral Buyers or Sellers, Pacific A
Small Business Competition and Dynamics - Kauffman Foundation Sponsored Session, Pacific B
Roundtable with the IO Journal Editors, Spectacle
Theoretical Studies of Vertical Relationships II, Pacific C
Investment, Sourcing, and Hold-up Problems, Thompson
Governance, Aegean

Session Block C
3rd and 4th floors, Renaissance
April 8, 2017 14:30 to 16:30
 
Information Disclosure and Certification, Caspian
Growth in Online Platforms, Brewster
Search and Learning, Atlantic 2
Efficiency Gains in Mergers -Compass Lexecon Sponsored Session, Atlantic 1
Antitrust Law and Economics, Georges
Price Dispersion in Retail Markets, Atlantic 3
Productivity, Pacific A
Innovation and Adoption, Pacific B
Nonstandard Auction Settings, Spectacle
Improving Upon Structural Models: Experiments, Machine Learning, and Communicati..., Pacific C
Theoretical Studies of Vertical Relationships I, Thompson
Imperfect Consumer Health Care Choices and Imperfect Competition, Mediterranean
Organization of Large Firms, Aegean

Session Block D
3rd and 4th floors, Renaissance
April 8, 2017 16:45 to 18:15
 
Entry in Restricted Markets, Aegean
Regulation of Network Industries, Caspian
Automobile Markets and Policy, Mediterranean
Online Markets, Privacy, and Security - Microsoft Sponsored Session, Atlantic 2
Antitrust Analysis of Forward Markets, Atlantic 1
Consumer Behavior: Self Control, Loss Aversion, Inertia, and Myopia, Atlantic 3
Platform Competition, Pacific A
Punishment in Cartels, Pacific B
Dynamic Pricing and Competition, Spectacle
Financial Constraints and Firm Performance, Thompson
Exports and Exporters, Brewster
Search and Price Discrimination, Georges

Session Block E
3rd and 4th floors, Renaissance
April 9, 2017 08:00 to 10:00
 
Empirical Organizational Economics
Retrospective Analysis of Mergers - NERA Sponsored Session
Research Issues at the FCC
Contracts and Bargaining
Evolving Antitrtust Issues in Health Care - Analysis Group sponsored session
Patent, Technology, and Investment
Advertising, Content, and Quality Competition
Political Economy and Communication on Networks
Information and Collusion
Price Discrimination and Public Finance
Public Policy and Innovation

Program Block F
3rd and 4th floors, Renaissance
April 9, 2017 10:15 to 12:15
 
Organizational Economics and IO
Consumer Protection Topics at the FTC
Search and Consumer Learning
Telecommunication Regulation
Natural Resource Markets and Environmental Regulation
Competition in the Product Space
Empirical Studies in Two-Sided Markets - Matrix Economics Sponsored Session
Productivity, Performance and Pass-Through
Vertical Competition Issues
Demand with Complementarities and Inattention
Intellectual Property Rights and Licensing
Uncertainty in Auctions and Procurement
Empirical Studies of Vertical Relationships I

 

Summary of All Sessions

Click here for an index of all participants

Session
ID code
Date/TimeLocationTitlePapers
16April 7, 2017
17:00-18:30
Spectacle Rising Stars: Patents and Innovation2
17April 7, 2017
17:00-18:30
Aegean Rising Stars: Dynamic Pricing3
18April 7, 2017
17:00-18:30
Caspian Rising Stars: Selling Mechanisms3
19April 7, 2017
17:00-18:30
Mediterranean Rising Stars: Theory of the Firm2
20April 7, 2017
17:00-18:30
Brewster Rising Stars: Health Care Markets3
21April 7, 2017
17:00-18:30
Georges Rising Stars: Collusion and M&A3
22April 7, 2017
17:00-18:30
Pacific C Rising Stars: Models of Demand3
23April 7, 2017
17:00-18:30
Pacific A Rising Stars: Vehicle Demand3
24April 7, 2017
17:00-18:30
Thompson Rising Stars: Pricing3
25April 7, 2017
17:00-18:30
Pacific B Rising Stars: Entry3
3April 8, 2017
8:00-10:00
Aegean Dynamic Contracts4
11April 8, 2017
8:00-10:00
Caspian Information--Empirical Studies4
15April 8, 2017
8:00-10:00
Mediterranean Banking and Financial Markets5
27April 8, 2017
8:00-10:00
Brewster Electricity Markets and Policy4
31April 8, 2017
8:00-10:00
Atlantic 1 Incentives to Innovate4
36April 8, 2017
8:00-10:00
Georges Firm Entry/Exit and Firm Performance4
45April 8, 2017
8:00-10:00
Atlantic 3 Market Power in Online Platforms4
79April 8, 2017
8:00-10:00
Spectacle Online Advertising3
84April 8, 2017
8:00-10:00
Pacific C Empirical Studies of Vertical Relationships II4
57April 8, 2017
8:00-10:00
Pacific A Antitrust4
29April 8, 2017
8:00-10:00
Atlantic 2 Health Policies and Welfare5
64April 8, 2017
8:00-10:00
Pacific B Pricing in Online Markets3
8April 8, 2017
10:15-12:15
Caspian Advertising and Word-of-Mouth4
34April 8, 2017
10:15-12:15
Mediterranean Demand, Cost, and Competition in Health Care - Charles River Associates sponsored session4
44April 8, 2017
10:15-12:15
Brewster Reputation5
55April 8, 2017
10:15-12:15
Atlantic 2 Empirical Studies of Cartel Stability4
60April 8, 2017
10:15-12:15
Atlantic 1 Pricing with Bounded Rational Consumers4
67April 8, 2017
10:15-12:15
Georges Patents4
72April 8, 2017
10:15-12:15
Atlantic 3 Dynamic Auction Settings3
76April 8, 2017
10:15-12:15
Pacific A Market Competition with Behavioral Buyers or Sellers3
78April 8, 2017
10:15-12:15
Pacific B Small Business Competition and Dynamics - Kauffman Foundation Sponsored Session4
82April 8, 2017
10:15-12:15
Spectacle Roundtable with the IO Journal Editors5
86April 8, 2017
10:15-12:15
Pacific C Theoretical Studies of Vertical Relationships II4
88April 8, 2017
10:15-12:15
Thompson Investment, Sourcing, and Hold-up Problems4
2April 8, 2017
10:15-12:15
Aegean Governance4
10April 8, 2017
14:30-16:30
Caspian Information Disclosure and Certification4
47April 8, 2017
14:30-16:30
Brewster Growth in Online Platforms4
49April 8, 2017
14:30-16:30
Atlantic 2 Search and Learning4
50April 8, 2017
14:30-16:30
Atlantic 1 Efficiency Gains in Mergers -Compass Lexecon Sponsored Session4
53April 8, 2017
14:30-16:30
Georges Antitrust Law and Economics4
62April 8, 2017
14:30-16:30
Atlantic 3 Price Dispersion in Retail Markets4
66April 8, 2017
14:30-16:30
Pacific A Productivity4
69April 8, 2017
14:30-16:30
Pacific B Innovation and Adoption5
74April 8, 2017
14:30-16:30
Spectacle Nonstandard Auction Settings3
77April 8, 2017
14:30-16:30
Pacific C Improving Upon Structural Models: Experiments, Machine Learning, and Communication3
85April 8, 2017
14:30-16:30
Thompson Theoretical Studies of Vertical Relationships I4
30April 8, 2017
14:30-16:30
Mediterranean Imperfect Consumer Health Care Choices and Imperfect Competition4
1April 8, 2017
14:30-16:30
Aegean Organization of Large Firms4
13April 8, 2017
16:45-18:15
Aegean Entry in Restricted Markets3
14April 8, 2017
16:45-18:15
Caspian Regulation of Network Industries3
26April 8, 2017
16:45-18:15
Mediterranean Automobile Markets and Policy3
43April 8, 2017
16:45-18:15
Atlantic 2 Online Markets, Privacy, and Security - Microsoft Sponsored Session3
52April 8, 2017
16:45-18:15
Atlantic 1 Antitrust Analysis of Forward Markets3
75April 8, 2017
16:45-18:15
Atlantic 3 Consumer Behavior: Self Control, Loss Aversion, Inertia, and Myopia3
90April 8, 2017
16:45-18:15
Pacific A Platform Competition3
91April 8, 2017
16:45-18:15
Pacific B Punishment in Cartels3
92April 8, 2017
16:45-18:15
Spectacle Dynamic Pricing and Competition3
93April 8, 2017
16:45-18:15
Thompson Financial Constraints and Firm Performance3
39April 8, 2017
16:45-18:15
Brewster Exports and Exporters3
61April 8, 2017
16:45-18:15
Georges Search and Price Discrimination3
4April 9, 2017
8:00-10:00
Aegean Empirical Organizational Economics3
51April 9, 2017
8:00-10:00
Mediterranean Retrospective Analysis of Mergers - NERA Sponsored Session4
87April 9, 2017
8:00-10:00
Thompson Research Issues at the FCC4
9April 9, 2017
8:00-10:00
Caspian Contracts and Bargaining4
32April 9, 2017
8:00-10:00
Brewster Evolving Antitrtust Issues in Health Care - Analysis Group sponsored session4
38April 9, 2017
8:00-10:00
Atlantic 1 Patent, Technology, and Investment4
42April 9, 2017
8:00-10:00
Atlantic 2 Advertising, Content, and Quality Competition5
46April 9, 2017
8:00-10:00
Atlantic 3 Political Economy and Communication on Networks4
56April 9, 2017
8:00-10:00
Georges Information and Collusion4
63April 9, 2017
8:00-10:00
Pacific A Price Discrimination and Public Finance4
70April 9, 2017
8:00-10:00
Spectacle Public Policy and Innovation3
94April 9, 2017
10:15-12:15
Pacific C Consumer Protection Topics at the FTC4
5April 9, 2017
10:15-12:15
Aegean Organizational Economics and IO4
7April 9, 2017
10:15-12:15
Caspian Search and Consumer Learning5
12April 9, 2017
10:15-12:15
Brewster Telecommunication Regulation 4
28April 9, 2017
10:15-12:15
Atlantic 1 Natural Resource Markets and Environmental Regulation4
41April 9, 2017
10:15-12:15
Atlantic 2 Competition in the Product Space4
48April 9, 2017
10:15-12:15
Atlantic 3 Empirical Studies in Two-Sided Markets - Matrix Economics Sponsored Session4
54April 9, 2017
10:15-12:15
Mediterranean Productivity, Performance and Pass-Through4
58April 9, 2017
10:15-12:15
Georges Vertical Competition Issues4
65April 9, 2017
10:15-12:15
Pacific A Demand with Complementarities and Inattention4
68April 9, 2017
10:15-12:15
Spectacle Intellectual Property Rights and Licensing4
73April 9, 2017
10:15-12:15
Thompson Uncertainty in Auctions and Procurement4
83April 9, 2017
10:15-12:15
Pacific B Empirical Studies of Vertical Relationships I4
 

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15th Annual International Industrial Organization Conference

Detailed List of Sessions

 
Session ID 16: Rising Stars: Patents and Innovation
April 7, 2017 17:00 to 18:30
Spectacle
 
Session Chair: Hugo A. Hopenhayn, University of California Los Angeles
 

Innovation Is the New Competition: Product Portfolio Choices with Product Life Cycles
By Peichun Wang; Wharton School, UPenn
   presented by: Peichun Wang, Wharton School, UPenn
   Discussant:   Nan Yang, National University of Singapore
 

Pay-for-Delay with Settlement Externalities
[slides]
By Matias Pietola; Toulouse School of Economics
Emil Palikot; Toulouse School of Economics
   presented by: Matias Pietola, Toulouse School of Economics
   Discussant:   Alberto Galasso, University of Toronto
 
Session ID 17: Rising Stars: Dynamic Pricing
April 7, 2017 17:00 to 18:30
Aegean
 
Session Chair: Jeanine Miklos-Thal, U Rochester
 

The Remuneration of Advisors in Markets for Complex Products
By Jurre Thiel; Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
   presented by: Jurre Thiel, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
   Discussant:   Alexei Alexandrov, Unaffiliated for research purposes (employed by Amazon)
 

Dynamic price competition with endogenous and exogenous switching costs
By Tilsa Ore Monago; Stony Brook University
   presented by: Tilsa Ore Monago, Stony Brook University
   Discussant:   Guy Arie, University of Rochester
 

Customer Poaching with Two-part Tariffs
By Jorge Tamayo; University of Southern California and Banco de la Republica de Colombia
   presented by: Jorge Tamayo, University of Southern California and Banco de la Republica de Colombia
   Discussant:   Brent Hickman, University of Chicago
 
Session ID 18: Rising Stars: Selling Mechanisms
April 7, 2017 17:00 to 18:30
Caspian
 
Session Chair: Bernard Lebrun, York University
 

Asymmetric Budget Constraints in a First Price Auction
By Nina Bobkova; University of Bonn
   presented by: Nina Bobkova, University of Bonn
   Discussant:   Maryam Saeedi, Carnegie Mellon University
 

Efficient Bargaining Through a Broker
By Xingtan Zhang; The Wharton School
   presented by: Xingtan Zhang, The Wharton School
   Discussant:   Vitali Gretschko, ZEW
 

When to Hold an Auction?
By Isaias Chaves Villamizar; Stanford University
Shota Ichihashi; Stanford University
   presented by: Shota Ichihashi, Stanford University
   Discussant:   Roberto Burguet, CSIC
 
Session ID 19: Rising Stars: Theory of the Firm
April 7, 2017 17:00 to 18:30
Mediterranean
 
Session Chair: Birger Wernerfelt, MIT
 

Subcontracting Requirements and the Cost of Government Procurement
By Benjamin Rosa; University of Pennsylvania
   presented by: Benjamin Rosa, University of Pennsylvania
   Discussant:   Jorge Balat, Johns Hopkins University
 

How does competition affect product choices? An empirical analysis of the U.S. airline industry
By Long Shi; University of Oklahoma
   presented by: Long Shi, University of Oklahoma
   Discussant:   Kerry Tan, Loyola University Maryland
 
Session ID 20: Rising Stars: Health Care Markets
April 7, 2017 17:00 to 18:30
Brewster
 
Session Chair: Ching-to Albert Ma, Boston University
 

Should Off-Label Drug Prescriptions be Prevented? Empirical Evidence from France
By Tuba Tuncel; Toulouse School of Economics
   presented by: Tuba Tuncel, Toulouse School of Economics
   Discussant:   Margaret Kyle, MINES ParisTech
 

Quality Competition and Capacity Constraints: The Case of the Dialysis Industry
By Paul Eliason; Duke University
   presented by: Paul Eliason, Duke University
   Discussant:   Nathan Dong, Columbia University
 

Market Exclusivity, Entry, and Consumer Welfare: The Case of Rx-to-OTC Switch in the Anti-ulcer Drug Market
By Yang Zhang; Cornell University
   presented by: Yang Zhang, Cornell University
   Discussant:   Nathan Wilson, Federal Trade Commission
 
Session ID 21: Rising Stars: Collusion and M&A
April 7, 2017 17:00 to 18:30
Georges
 
Session Chair: Kenneth Hendricks, University of Wisconsin Madison
 

The Ice Cream Split: Empirically Distinguishing Price and Product Space Collusion
By Christopher Sullivan; University of Michigan
   presented by: Christopher Sullivan, University of Michigan
   Discussant:   Julie Mortimer, Boston College
 

Ex Post Merger Analysis in the Car Market and the Role of Conduct
By Ruben Savelkoul; KU Leuven
   presented by: Ruben Savelkoul, KU Leuven
   Discussant:   Nathan Miller, Georgetown University
 

Collusion through market sharing agreements: evidence from Québec's road paving market
[slides]
By Adriano De Leverano; HEC Montréal
   presented by: Adriano De Leverano, HEC Montréal
   Discussant:   Kenneth Hendricks, University of Wisconsin Madison
 
Session ID 22: Rising Stars: Models of Demand
April 7, 2017 17:00 to 18:30
Pacific C
 
Session Chair: Marc Rysman, Boston University
 

Buying a Larger Package with Quantity Surcharge: Information Friction or Preference Heterogeneity?
By Joonhwi Joo; University of Chicago
   presented by: Joonhwi Joo, University of Chicago
   Discussant:   Michael Grubb, Boston College
 

Consumer Preferences for Product Updates Under Digitization: The Demand for Smartphone Applications
By Benjamin Leyden; University of Virginia
   presented by: Benjamin Leyden, University of Virginia
   Discussant:   Peter Newberry, Pennsylvania State University
 

Lenders' competition and macro-prudential regulation: A model of the UK mortgage supermarket
By Matteo Benetton; London School of Economics
   presented by: Matteo Benetton, London School of Economics
   Discussant:   Robin Prager, Federal Reserve Board
 
Session ID 23: Rising Stars: Vehicle Demand
April 7, 2017 17:00 to 18:30
Pacific A
 
Session Chair: Steven Berry, Yale University
 

Network Externality and Subsidy Structure in Two-Sided Markets: Evidence from Electric Vehicle Incentives
By Katalin Springel; University of California, Berkeley
   presented by: Katalin Springel, University of California, Berkeley
   Discussant:   Kenneth Gillingham, Yale University
 

Compatibility and Investment in the U.S. Electric Vehicle Market
By Jing Li; Harvard University
   presented by: Jing Li, Harvard University
   Discussant:   Charles Murry, The Pennsylvania State University
 

An Arms Race in Vehicle Purchases: Evidence from Quasi-Random Neighbor Accidents
By Jonathan Scott; Texas A&M University
   presented by: Jonathan Scott, Texas A&M University
   Discussant:   Qihong Liu, University of Oklahoma
 
Session ID 24: Rising Stars: Pricing
April 7, 2017 17:00 to 18:30
Thompson
 
Session Chair: Shane Greenstein, Harvard University
 

The Efficiency and Profitability of Rebate Contracts: A Study of Alibaba's Tmall
By Xiaolu Zhou; Penn State
   presented by: Xiaolu Zhou, Penn State
   Discussant:   Yiyi Zhou, Stony Brook University
 

Endogenous Pricing and Multitasking: A Sales Agents Contract
By Maria Palacios; Boston University, (student)
   presented by: Maria Palacios, Boston University
   Discussant:   Emek Basker, U.S. Census Bureau
 

Heterogeneous Impacts of Cost Shocks, Strategic Bidding, and Pass-Through: Evidence from the New England Electricity Market
[slides]
By Harim Kim; University of Michigan
   presented by: Harim Kim, University of Michigan
   Discussant:   Marc Remer, Swarthmore College
 
Session ID 25: Rising Stars: Entry
April 7, 2017 17:00 to 18:30
Pacific B
 
Session Chair: Mark Roberts, Pennsylvania State University
 

The Effect of Consumer Search Costs on Entry and Quality in the Mobile App Market
By Daniel Ershov; University of Toronto
   presented by: Daniel Ershov, University of Toronto
   Discussant:   Benjamin Shiller, Brandeis University
 

Measuring Preemption in Dynamic Oligopoly Games
By Limin Fang; U Toronto
   presented by: Limin Fang, University of Toronto
   Discussant:   Yuya Takahashi, Johns Hopkins University
 

Liberalizing the Airwaves in Ghana: A Dynamic Structural Model of Radio Station Competition
By Christoph Walsh; Boston University
   presented by: Christoph Walsh, Boston University
   Discussant:   Alon Eizenberg, Hebrew University Jerusalem
 
Session ID 3: Dynamic Contracts
April 8, 2017 8:00 to 10:00
Aegean
 
Session Chair: Frances Lee, Loyola University of Chicago
 

Dynamic Contracts with Random Monitoring
By Andrei Barbos; University of South Florida
   presented by: Andrei Barbos, University of South Florida
   Discussant:   Fahad Khalil, University of Washington
 

Random Inspections and Periodic Reviews: Optimal Dynamic Monitoring
By Ivan Marinovic; Stanford University
Andy Skrzypacz; Stanford Graduate School of Business
Felipe Varas; Duke University
   presented by: Felipe Varas, Duke University
   Discussant:   Patrick Legros, Northeastern University and Université Libre de Bruxelles
 

Optimal Contract for Experimentation and Production
By Fahad Khalil; University of Washington
Jacques Lawarree; University of Washington
Alexander Rodivilov; University of Washington
   presented by: Fahad Khalil, University of Washington
   Discussant:   Felipe Varas, Duke University
 

Sticks or Carrots or Both?
By Frances Lee; Loyola University of Chicago
   presented by: Frances Lee, Loyola University of Chicago
   Discussant:   Wiroy Shin, KIET-Korea Institute for Industrial Economics and Trade
 
Session ID 11: Information--Empirical Studies
April 8, 2017 8:00 to 10:00
Caspian
 
Session Chair: Imke Reimers, Northeastern University
 

Market Evolution, Bidding Strategies, and Survival of Art Dealers
By Dakshina De Silva; Lancaster University
Marina Gertsberg; Maastricht University
Rachel Pownall; Maastricht University
   presented by: Marina Gertsberg, Maastricht University
   Discussant:   Ryan Lampe, California State University, East Bay
 

The Effects of Internet Book Piracy : The Case of Japanese Comics
By Tatsuo TANAKA; Keio University
   presented by: Tatsuo TANAKA, Keio University
   Discussant:   Christian Waibel, ETH Zurich
 

Pricing Schemes and Seller Fraud: Evidence from New York City Taxi Rides
By Ting Liu; Stony Brook University
Yiyi Zhou; Stony Brook University
   presented by: Yiyi Zhou, Stony Brook University
   Discussant:   Haiyan Liu, University of South Florida
 

Digital Disintermediation and the Market for Ideas
By Christian Peukert; U Zürich
Imke Reimers; Northeastern University
   presented by: Imke Reimers, Northeastern University
   Discussant:   Charles Murry, The Pennsylvania State University
 
Session ID 15: Banking and Financial Markets
April 8, 2017 8:00 to 10:00
Mediterranean
 
Session Chair: Thomas Ruchti, Carnegie Mellon University
 

Competition and Price Conduct by Bank Service Line
By Wilko Bolt; De Nederlandsche Bank
   presented by: Wilko Bolt, De Nederlandsche Bank
   Discussant:   Chun-Yu Ho, University at Albany
 

Appraising Home Purchase Appraisals
By Paul Calem; Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
Lauren Lambie-Hanson; Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
Leonard Nakamura; Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
   presented by: Leonard Nakamura, Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
   Discussant:   Alexei Alexandrov, Unaffiliated for research purposes (employed by Amazon)
 

The Cross Section of Bank Value
By Mark Egan; University of Minnesota Carlson School
Stefan Lewellen; London Business School
Adi Sunderam; Harvard Business School
   presented by: Mark Egan, University of Minnesota Carlson School
   Discussant:   Wilko Bolt, De Nederlandsche Bank
 

Changing the Footprint of GSE Loan Guarantees: Estimating Effects on Mortgage Pricing and Availability
By Alexei Alexandrov; Unaffiliated for research purposes (employed by Amazon)
Thomas Conkling; Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
Sergei Koulayev; Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
   presented by: Thomas Conkling, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
   Discussant:   Ryan Kelly, Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada
 

Regulating Information
By Andrew Bird; Carnegie Mellon University
Stephen Karolyi; Carnegie Mellon University
Thomas Ruchti; Carnegie Mellon University
   presented by: Thomas Ruchti, Carnegie Mellon University
   Discussant:   George Deltas, University of Illinois
 
Session ID 27: Electricity Markets and Policy
April 8, 2017 8:00 to 10:00
Brewster
 
Session Chair: Shaun McRae, ITAM
 

Separate Markets for Externalities: Rgional versus State-by-State Implementation of the Clean Power Plan
By Jose Miguel Abito; Wharton School, University of Pennsylvan
Christopher Knittel; MIT
Konstantinos Metaxoglou; Carleton University
Andre Trindade; Getulio Vargas Foundation
   presented by: Jose Miguel Abito, Wharton School, University of Pennsylvan
   Discussant:   Yichen Christy Zhou, Resources for the Future and Clemson University
 

The Prosumers and the Grid
By Axel Gautier; U Liege, HEC Management School
julien jacqmin; University of Montpellier
Jean-Christophe Poudou; University of Montpellier
   presented by: Axel Gautier, U Liege, HEC Management School
   Discussant:   Eric Lewis, Department of Justice
 

Competition in Cascade
By Rodrigo Moita; Insper Institute
Daniel Monte; Sao Paulo School of Economics FGB
   presented by: Rodrigo Moita, Insper Institute
   Discussant:   Jan Voßwinkel, NGU | Nuertingen-Geislingen University
 

Market Power in a Hydro-Dominated Wholesale Electricity Market
By Shaun McRae; ITAM
Frank Wolak; Stanford University
   presented by: Shaun McRae, ITAM
   Discussant:   Larry Qiu, University of Hong Kong
 
Session ID 31: Incentives to Innovate
April 8, 2017 8:00 to 10:00
Atlantic 1
 
Session Chair: Andrew Toole, US Patent and Trademark Office
 

Following the Code: Spillovers and Knowledge Transfer
[slides]
By Neil Gandal; Tel Aviv University
   presented by: Neil Gandal, Tel Aviv University
   Discussant:   Ching-I Huang, National Taiwan U
 

Nonprofit and for-profit competition (and cooperation) in basic research
By Rune Stenbacka; Hanken School of Economics
Mihkel Tombak; U Toronto
   presented by: Mihkel Tombak, U Toronto
   Discussant:   Olga Ukhaneva, Georgetown University
 

Learning When to Quit
By Bernhard Ganglmair; U Texas at Dallas
Timothy Simcoe; Boston University
Emanuele Tarantino; University of Mannheim
   presented by: Bernhard Ganglmair, U Texas at Dallas
   Discussant:   R. Hiller, Fairfield University
 

Relative R&D intensity for exporters in an oligopolistic industry with spillovers
By Jose Sempere-Monerris; University of Valencia
Juan Sanchis; University of Valencia
Rafael Moner-Colonques; Universitat de València
Juan A. Mañez; University of Valencia and ERICES
   presented by: Jose Sempere-Monerris, University of Valencia
   Discussant:   Andrew Toole, US Patent and Trademark Office
 
Session ID 36: Firm Entry/Exit and Firm Performance
April 8, 2017 8:00 to 10:00
Georges
 
Session Chair: Myrto Kalouptsidi, Harvard
 

Costly Entry into Oligopolistic Markets
By Jose-Antonio Espin-Sanchez; Yale University
Alvaro Parra; University of British Columbia
   presented by: Alvaro Parra, University of British Columbia
 

Market concentration and volatility in the production of new housing
By Jacob Cosman; Johns Hopkins University
Luis Quintero; Johns Hopkins University
   presented by: Jacob Cosman, Johns Hopkins University
   Discussant:   Chao Ma, Xiamen University
 

In the Club: Strategic Admission, Membership, and Endogenous Splits
By Michael Sacks; West Virginia University
   presented by: Michael Sacks, West Virginia University
   Discussant:   Veikko Thiele, Queen's University
 

Industrial Policy, Excess Capacity and Fragmentation in China
By Panle Barwick; Cornell
Myrto Kalouptsidi; Harvard
Nahim Zahur; Cornell University
   presented by: Myrto Kalouptsidi, Harvard
   Discussant:   Joseph Cullen, Washington University in St. Louis
 
Session ID 45: Market Power in Online Platforms
April 8, 2017 8:00 to 10:00
Atlantic 3
 
Session Chair: Talal Rahim, Boston University
 

Evaluation of Best Price Clauses in Hotel Booking
By Matthias Hunold; Düsseldorf University
Reinhold Kesler; ZEW Mannheim
Ulrich Laitenberger; ZEW Mannheim
Frank Schluetter; DICE
   presented by: Reinhold Kesler, ZEW Mannheim
   Discussant:   Michael Kummer, Georgia Institute of Technology and Centre for European Economic Research
 

The Economics of Zero-rating and Net Neutrality
By Robert Somogyi; Universite catholique de Louvain
   presented by: Robert Somogyi, Universite catholique de Louvain
   Discussant:   Thibaud VERGE, CREST
 

Platform Price Parity Clauses with Direct Sales
By Thibaud VERGE; CREST
   presented by: Thibaud VERGE, CREST
   Discussant:   Robert Somogyi, Universite catholique de Louvain
 

Can Peer-to-Peer Platforms Improve Market Outcomes by Controlling Prices?
By Talal Rahim; Boston University
   presented by: Talal Rahim, Boston University
   Discussant:   Carlotta Mariotto, ESCP
 
Session ID 79: Online Advertising
April 8, 2017 8:00 to 10:00
Spectacle
 
Session Chair: Harikesh Nair, Stanford University
 

Will Ad Blocking Break the Internet?
By Benjamin Shiller; Brandeis University
Joel Waldfogel
   presented by: Benjamin Shiller, Brandeis University
   Discussant:   Bradley Shapiro, University of Chicago
 

Rational Spamming
By Xinyu Cao; MIT
John Hauser; MIT
Tony Ke; MIT Sloan School of Management
Juanjuan Zhang; MIT
   presented by: Xinyu Cao, MIT
   Discussant:   Benjamin Shiller, Brandeis University
 

Does Advertising Serve as a Signal? Evidence from a Field Experiment in Mobile Search
By Harikesh Nair; Stanford University
Navdeep Sahni; Stanford University
   presented by: Harikesh Nair, Stanford University
   Discussant:   Matthijs Wildenbeest, Indiana U
 
Session ID 84: Empirical Studies of Vertical Relationships II
April 8, 2017 8:00 to 10:00
Pacific C
 
Session Chair: Leilei Shen, Kansas State University
 

Vertical Structure and Pricing: Evidence from the Washington Cannabis Industry
By Brett Hollenbeck; UCLA Anderson
Kosuke Uetake; Yale University School of Management
   presented by: Brett Hollenbeck, UCLA Anderson
   Discussant:   Fernando Luco, Texas A&M University
 

Market Structure and Taxation in Alcohol Markets
By Christopher Conlon; NYU
Nirupama Rao; New York University
   presented by: Christopher Conlon, NYU
   Discussant:   Andre Trindade, Getulio Vargas Foundation
 

Multiproduct retailing and buyer power: The effects of product delisting on consumer shopping behavior
By Jorge Florez Acosta; Universidad del Rosario
Daniel Herrera; Paris School of Economics
   presented by: Jorge Florez Acosta, Universidad del Rosario
   Discussant:   Rong Luo, University of Georgia
 

One for all or all for one: Does the category captain play favorites
By Myongjin Kim; University of Oklahoma
Leilei Shen; Kansas State University
SUMAN BASUROY; University of Texas at San Antonio
Sri Beldona; University of Dallas
   presented by: Leilei Shen, Kansas State University
   Discussant:   David Brown, University of Alberta
 
Session ID 57: Antitrust
April 8, 2017 8:00 to 10:00
Pacific A
 
Session Chair: Vasily Korovkin, UCLA
 

Cost-reducing investments under partial cross-ownership
By Yossi Spiegel; Tel Aviv U
   presented by: Yossi Spiegel, Tel Aviv U
   Discussant:   John Asker, UCLA
 

Mergers and horizontal subcontracting
By Jan Bouckaert; University of Antwerp
Geert Van Moer; University of Antwerp
   presented by: Jan Bouckaert, University of Antwerp
   Discussant:   Michael Hellwig, ZEW Mannheim
 

Market Structure and Consumer Surplus in the Mobile Industry
By Georges Vivien Houngbonon; Ecole Centrale Paris
Francois Jeanjean; France Télécom Orange
   presented by: Francois Jeanjean, France Télécom Orange
   Discussant:   Edmond Baranes, University of Montpellier
 

Detecting Auctioneer’s Corruption: Evidence from Russian Procurement Auctions
By Vasily Korovkin; UCLA
Pasha Andreyanov; UCLA
Alec Davidson; UCLA
   presented by: Vasily Korovkin, UCLA
   Discussant:   Andre Boik, University of California (Davis)
 
Session ID 29: Health Policies and Welfare
April 8, 2017 8:00 to 10:00
Atlantic 2
 
Session Chair: Jeffrey Macher, Georgetown University
 

Effect of Discount Coupons and Education on Healthy Food Purchase and Obesity
By Tannista Banerjee; Auburn University
   presented by: Tannista Banerjee, Auburn University
   Discussant:   Christopher Brunt, Georgia Southern University
 

The Welfare Effects of Single Rooms in German Nursing Homes: A Structural Approach
By Amela Saric
Annika Herr; U Düsseldorf
   presented by: Amela Saric,
   Discussant:   Nathan Wilson, Federal Trade Commission
 

Do Nonprofit Hospitals Provide Less Charity Care When Faced with Financial Losses?
By Nathan Dong; Columbia University
   presented by: Nathan Dong, Columbia University
   Discussant:   Renata Kosova, Imperial College London
 

Welfare Analysis of Trans Fat Ban: the Microwaveable Popcorn Market
By Debi Mohapatra; University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Nadia Streletskaya; Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Econo
Emily Wang; University of Massachusetts Amherst
Hongli Wei; University of Massachusetts Amherst
   presented by: Debi Mohapatra, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
   Discussant:   Alexander MacKay, Harvard University
 

Does the Internet Improve Healthcare Behaviors and Health Outcomes? Evidence From the National Health Interview Survey
By Jeffrey Macher; Georgetown University
John Mayo; Georgetown University
Olga Ukhaneva; Georgetown University
   presented by: Jeffrey Macher, Georgetown University
   Discussant:   Daniel Sacks, Indiana University Kelley School of Business
 
Session ID 64: Pricing in Online Markets
April 8, 2017 8:00 to 10:00
Pacific B
 
Session Chair: Matthew Backus, Columbia University
 

Can Product Heterogeneity Explain Violations of the "Law of One Price"?
By Aaron Bodoh-Creed; University of California, Berkeley
Jörn Boehnke; Harvard University
Brent Hickman; University of Chicago
   presented by: Jörn Boehnke, Harvard University
   Discussant:   Mariano Tappata, Georgetown University
 

Dynamic Contract Pricing with Adverse Selection and Moral Hazard: A Structural Analysis of Online Credit Markets
By Yi Xin; Johns Hopkins University
   presented by: Yi Xin, Johns Hopkins University
   Discussant:   Gordon Klein, University Muenster
 

Price Formation in Bilateral Trade: Evidence from Online Bargaining
By Matthew Backus; Columbia University
Tom Blake; eBay
Bradley Larsen; Stanford University
Steven Tadelis; University of California Berkeley
   presented by: Matthew Backus, Columbia University
   Discussant:   Saul Lach, Hebrew U Jerusalem
 
Session ID 8: Advertising and Word-of-Mouth
April 8, 2017 10:15 to 12:15
Caspian
 
Session Chair: Ananya Sen, MIT Sloan School of Management
 

Manipulative Advertising by a Monopolist
By Kemal Akoz; New York University Abu Dhabi
CEMAL EREN ARBATLI; NRU HIGHER SCHOOL OF ECONOMICS
Levent Celik; Higher School of Economics
   presented by: Kemal Akoz, New York University Abu Dhabi
   Discussant:   Jacopo Bizzotto, U Oslo
 

The Effects of Advertising on Awareness, Consideration, and Choice: Evidence from the U.S. Auto Insurance Industry
By Yi-Lin Tsai; University of Delaware
Elisabeth Honka; UCLA
   presented by: Yi-Lin Tsai, University of Delaware
   Discussant:   Tatsuo TANAKA, Keio University
 

Social Learning and Social Spillovers: Evidence from Movie Sales
By Ryan Lampe; California State University, East Bay
   presented by: Ryan Lampe, California State University, East Bay
   Discussant:   Imke Reimers, Northeastern University
 

Advertising Spending and Media Bias: Evidence from News Coverage of Car Safety Recalls
By Robert Graham Beattie; University of Toronto
Ruben Durante; Sciences Po
Brian Knight; Brown University
Ananya Sen; MIT Sloan School of Management
   presented by: Ananya Sen, MIT Sloan School of Management
   Discussant:   Sarah Moshary, EBay Research and University of Pennsylvania
 
Session ID 34: Demand, Cost, and Competition in Health Care - Charles River Associates sponsored session
April 8, 2017 10:15 to 12:15
Mediterranean
 
Session Chair: Margaret Kyle, MINES ParisTech
 

Adverse selection in the individual insurance market
By Daniel Sacks; Indiana University Kelley School of Business
   presented by: Daniel Sacks, Indiana University Kelley School of Business
   Discussant:   Amela Saric,
 

Price-Linked Subsidies and Health Insurance Markups
By Mark Shepard; Harvard University
Sonia Jaffe; University of Chicago
   presented by: Sonia Jaffe, University of Chicago
   Discussant:   Jeffrey Prince, Kelley School of Business, Indiana Unive
 

Does Medicare Reimbursement Drive Up Drug Launch Prices?
By Chung-Ying Lee; National Taiwan University
David Ridley; Duke University
   presented by: Chung-Ying Lee, National Taiwan University
   Discussant:   Colleen Carey, Cornell University
 

Are Important Innovations Rewarded? Evidence from Pharmaceutical Markets
By Margaret Kyle; MINES ParisTech
   presented by: Margaret Kyle, MINES ParisTech
   Discussant:   Chung-Ying Lee, National Taiwan University
 
Session ID 44: Reputation
April 8, 2017 10:15 to 12:15
Brewster
 
Session Chair: Ting Liu, Stony Brook University
 

Production of Online Word of Mouth: Peer Effects and the Moderating Role of User Characteristics
By Yang Wang; University of Arizona
Paulo Goes; University of Arizona
Zaiyan Wei; Purdue University
Daniel Zeng; University of Arizona
   presented by: Zaiyan Wei, Purdue University
   Discussant:   Talal Rahim, Boston University
 

Buying Reputation as a Signal of Quality: Evidence from an Online Marketplace
By Lingfang Li; Fudan University
Steven Tadelis; University of California Berkeley
Xiaolan Zhou; East China Normal University
   presented by: Lingfang Li, Fudan University
   Discussant:   Robert Feinberg, American University
 

Warranty, Seller Reputation, and Buyer Experience
By Peter Lee; Deutsche Bank, USA
   presented by: XiaoGang Che, Durham University Business School
   Discussant:   Olga Slivko, ZEW Mannheim (Centre for European Economic Research)
 

Reputation Signals and Market Outcomes
By Hugo A. Hopenhayn; University of California Los Angeles
Maryam Saeedi; Carnegie Mellon University
   presented by: Maryam Saeedi, Carnegie Mellon University
   Discussant:   Ting Liu, Stony Brook University
 

Reputation of Multi-attribute Experience Good Seller
By Yuk-fai Fong; Hong Kong Univ of Science & Technology
Ting Liu; Stony Brook University
Xiaoxuan Meng; Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Yimeng Zhang; Hong Kong University of Science & Technology
   presented by: Ting Liu, Stony Brook University
   Discussant:   Marianne Verdier, U Paris 2
 
Session ID 55: Empirical Studies of Cartel Stability
April 8, 2017 10:15 to 12:15
Atlantic 2
 
Session Chair: Maarten Pieter Schinkel, University of Amsterdam
 

Cartel Dating
By Peter Boswijk; University of Amsterdam
Maurice Bun; University of Amsterdam
Maarten Pieter Schinkel; University of Amsterdam
   presented by: Maurice Bun, University of Amsterdam
   Discussant:   Joseph Podwol, U.S. Department of Justice/Harvard University
 

Consumer Search and Cartel Stability
By Luis Cabral; NYU Stern
Dominik Schober; University of Mannheim and ZEW Mannheim
Oliver Woll; ZEW Mannheim
   presented by: Dominik Schober, University of Mannheim and ZEW Mannheim
   Discussant:   Eugene Orlov, Compass Lexecon
 

When do Firms Leave Cartels? Determinants and the Impact on Cartel Survival
By Michael Hellwig; ZEW Mannheim
Kai Hueschelrath; ZEW Mannheim
   presented by: Michael Hellwig, ZEW Mannheim
   Discussant:   Maarten Pieter Schinkel, University of Amsterdam
 

Measuring the Incentive to Collude: The Vitamin Cartels, 1990-1999
By Mitsuru Igami; Yale University
Takuo Sugaya; Stanford University
   presented by: Mitsuru Igami, Yale University
   Discussant:   Louis Kaplow, Harvard University
 
Session ID 60: Pricing with Bounded Rational Consumers
April 8, 2017 10:15 to 12:15
Atlantic 1
 
Session Chair: Jeroen Hinloopen, University of Amsterdam
 

Complex pricing and consumer-side transparency
By Christian Fischer; University of Bayreuth
Alexander Rasch; Duesseldorf Institute for Competition Economics, University of Duesseldorf
   presented by: Christian Fischer, University of Bayreuth
   Discussant:   James Dana, Northeastern University
 

Injunctions against false advertising
By Florian Baumann; Universität Bonn
Alexander Rasch; Duesseldorf Institute for Competition Economics, University of Duesseldorf
   presented by: Alexander Rasch, Duesseldorf Institute for Competition Economics, University of Duesseldorf
   Discussant:   Roberto Burguet, CSIC
 

Price Discrimination through Corporate Social Responsibility
By Suman Ghosh; Florida Atlantic University
Kameshwari Shankar; City College of New York, Colin Powell School
   presented by: Kameshwari Shankar, City College of New York, Colin Powell School
   Discussant:   Sneha Bakshi,
 

Strategic Obfuscation and Price Fairness
[slides]
By William Allender; McMaster University
Jura Liaukonyte; Cornell University
Timothy Richards; Arizona State University
   presented by: William Allender, McMaster University
   Discussant:   Jeroen Hinloopen, University of Amsterdam
 
Session ID 67: Patents
April 8, 2017 10:15 to 12:15
Georges
 
Session Chair: Hugo A. Hopenhayn, University of California Los Angeles
 

The Diffusion of New Institutions: Evidence from the Renaissance Venice’s Patent System
By Alberto Galasso; University of Toronto
   presented by: Alberto Galasso, University of Toronto
   Discussant:   Hugo A. Hopenhayn, University of California Los Angeles
 

Over-Declaration of Standard Essential Patents and Determinants of Essentiality
By Jimmy Royer; Analysis Group
Pekka Sääskilahti; Nokia Corporation
Robin Stitzing; Nokia Corporation
Marc Van Audenrode; Analysis Group
   presented by: Robin Stitzing, Nokia Corporation
   Discussant:   Brendan Costello, Yale Law School
 

Patent Reexamination
By Talia Bar; University of Connecticut
Brendan Costello; Yale Law School
   presented by: Brendan Costello, Yale Law School
   Discussant:   Robin Stitzing, Nokia Corporation
 

The Direction of Innovation
[slides]
By Hugo A. Hopenhayn; University of California Los Angeles
Francesco Squintani; University of Warwick
   presented by: Hugo A. Hopenhayn, University of California Los Angeles
   Discussant:   Alberto Galasso, University of Toronto
 
Session ID 72: Dynamic Auction Settings
April 8, 2017 10:15 to 12:15
Atlantic 3
 
Session Chair: Jorge Balat, Johns Hopkins University
 

Asymmetric equilibria of the sequential second-price auction in Milgrom and Weber's model with independent and private values
By Bernard Lebrun; York University
   presented by: Bernard Lebrun, York University
   Discussant:   Terence Johnson, University of Notre Dame
 

Multiunit Uniform-price Open Auctions vs. Posted Price: The Timing of Bids and Transaction Efficiency
By Guofang Huang; Carnegie Mellon Univ
   presented by: Guofang Huang, Carnegie Mellon Univ
   Discussant:   Bernard Lebrun, York University
 

Forward-Looking Behavior in Electricity Auctions: The Case of Colombia
By Jorge Balat; Johns Hopkins University
   presented by: Jorge Balat, Johns Hopkins University
   Discussant:   Ruli Xiao, Indiana University
 
Session ID 76: Market Competition with Behavioral Buyers or Sellers
April 8, 2017 10:15 to 12:15
Pacific A
 
Session Chair: Matthew Backus, Columbia University
 

Competition and Altruism: A Laboratory Experiment
By Geir Godager; Univeristy of Oslo
Ching-to Albert Ma; Boston University
Daniel Wiesen; University of Cologne; University of Oslo
   presented by: Ching-to Albert Ma, Boston University
   Discussant:   Serafin Grundl, Federal Reserve Board Governors
 

The Loss-Leading Puzzle
By Roman Inderst; Goethe University Frankfurt
Martin Obradovits; University of Innsbruck
   presented by: Martin Obradovits, University of Innsbruck
   Discussant:   Ching-to Albert Ma, Boston University
 

Expectation, Disappointment, and Exit: Reference Point Formation in a Marketplace
By Matthew Backus; Columbia University
Tom Blake; eBay
Dimitriy Masterov; eBay
Steven Tadelis; University of California Berkeley
   presented by: Matthew Backus, Columbia University
   Discussant:   Christos Genakos, Cambridge Judge Business School
 
Session ID 78: Small Business Competition and Dynamics - Kauffman Foundation Sponsored Session
April 8, 2017 10:15 to 12:15
Pacific B
 
Session Chair: Ryan Kelly, Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada
 

ECONOMIES BEFORE SCALE: I.T. INVESTMENT AND PERFORMANCE IN YOUNG FIRMS
By Wang Jin; MIT
   presented by: Wang Jin, MIT
   Discussant:   Dainis Zegners, University of Cologne
 

Studying Firm Growth Distributions with a Large Administrative Employment Database
By Jay Dixon; Industry Canada
   presented by: Jay Dixon, Industry Canada
   Discussant:   Devesh Raval, Federal Trade Commission
 

Fostering Entrepreneurship: Promoting Founding or Funding?
By Thomas Hellmann; University of Oxford
Veikko Thiele; Queen's University
   presented by: Veikko Thiele, Queen's University
   Discussant:   Thomas Ruchti, Carnegie Mellon University
 

The Performance of Angel-Backed Firms: Evidence from the Small Business Venture Capital Program in British Columbia
By Ryan Kelly; Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada
Hankook Kim; Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada
   presented by: Ryan Kelly, Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada
   Discussant:   Thomas Conkling, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
 
Session ID 82: Roundtable with the IO Journal Editors
April 8, 2017 10:15 to 12:15
Spectacle
 
Session Chair: Lawrence White, Stern School of Business, New York University
 

The Rand Journal
By james hosek
   presented by: james hosek,
 

The International Journal of Industrial Organization
By Yossi Spiegel; Tel Aviv U
   presented by: Yossi Spiegel, Tel Aviv U
 

Review of Industrial Organization
By Lawrence White; Stern School of Business, New York University
   presented by: Lawrence White, Stern School of Business, New York University
 

Journal of Industrial Economics
By Patrick Legros; Northeastern University and Université Libre de Bruxelles
   presented by: Patrick Legros, Northeastern University and Université Libre de Bruxelles
 

Journal of Economics and Management Strategy
By Ramon Casadesus-Masanell; Harvard Business School
   presented by: Ramon Casadesus-Masanell, Harvard Business School
 
Session ID 86: Theoretical Studies of Vertical Relationships II
April 8, 2017 10:15 to 12:15
Pacific C
 
Session Chair: Chrysovalantou Milliou, Athens University of Economics and Business
 

Exclusive Dealing with an Active Entrant: A Laboratory Experiment
By Hiroshi Kitamura; Kyoto Sangyo University
Wataru Tamura; Nagoya University
Nagatomo Nakamura; Sapporo Gakuin University
   presented by: Hiroshi Kitamura, Kyoto Sangyo University
   Discussant:   Thomas Knight, University of Florida
 

Resale-Below-Cost Laws with Incentive-Based Bill-Back Allowances
By David Martimort; Paris School of Economics
Jerome Pouyet; Paris School of Economics
   presented by: Jerome Pouyet, Paris School of Economics
   Discussant:   Marcella Scrimitore, University of Salento
 

Managerial Delegation under Capacity Commitment: a Tale of Two Sources
By Stefano Colombo; Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore
Marcella Scrimitore; University of Salento
   presented by: Marcella Scrimitore, University of Salento
   Discussant:   Sandro Shelegia, Universitat Pompeu Fabra
 

Vertical Licensing, Input Pricing, and Entry
By Chrysovalantou Milliou; Athens University of Economics and Business
Elpiniki Bakaouka; Athens University of Economics and Business
   presented by: Chrysovalantou Milliou, Athens University of Economics and Business
   Discussant:   Tony Ke, MIT Sloan School of Management
 
Session ID 88: Investment, Sourcing, and Hold-up Problems
April 8, 2017 10:15 to 12:15
Thompson
 
Session Chair: Eric Rasmusen, BEPP
 

Designing Advance Market Commitments for New Vaccines
[slides]
By Michael Kremer; Harvard University
Jonathan Levin; Stanford University
Christopher Snyder; Dartmouth College
   presented by: Christopher Snyder, Dartmouth College
   Discussant:   Neil Gandal, Tel Aviv University
 

Rationalizing the Apparently Irrational: Shipper Investment in Rail-dependent Facilities
By Kenneth Boyer; Michigan State University
   presented by: Kenneth Boyer, Michigan State University
   Discussant:   Mark Jamison, University of Florida
 

Sourcing Co-Created Products: Should your Suppliers Collaborate?
By Oksana Loginova; University of Missouri
Niladri Syam; Trulaske College of Business, University of Missouri
Dinah Cohen-Vernik; Jones Graduate School of Business, Rice University
   presented by: Oksana Loginova, University of Missouri
   Discussant:   Stephane Caprice, Toulouse School of Economics
 

Competitive Hold-Up: Monopoly Prices Too High to Maximize Profits with Perfectly Competitive Retailers or Complements
By Eric Rasmusen; BEPP
   presented by: Eric Rasmusen, BEPP
   Discussant:   Peter Newberry, Pennsylvania State University
 
Session ID 2: Governance
April 8, 2017 10:15 to 12:15
Aegean
 
Session Chair: Emilie Dargaud, University Lyon 2
 

Does vertical integration increase product quality?
By sanxi li; School of Economics
Xinyu Li; Paderborn University
Zhan Qu; Department of Economics
   presented by: Xinyu Li, Paderborn University
   Discussant:   Birger Wernerfelt, MIT
 

Asset Specificity, Human Capital Acquisition, and Labor Market Competition
By Cheng-Tao Tang; International University of Japan
   presented by: Cheng-Tao Tang, International University of Japan
   Discussant:   Øyvind Aas,
 

Optimal economic governance with incomplete contracts and search frictions
By Øyvind Aas
   presented by: Øyvind Aas,
   Discussant:   Emilie Dargaud, University Lyon 2
 

Endogenous firms' organization, internal audit and leniency programs
By Emilie Dargaud; University Lyon 2
Armel Jacques; Universite de La Reunion
   presented by: Emilie Dargaud, University Lyon 2
   Discussant:   Cheng-Tao Tang, International University of Japan
 
Session ID 10: Information Disclosure and Certification
April 8, 2017 14:30 to 16:30
Caspian
 
Session Chair: Eric Schmidbauer, University of Central Florida
 

Delegated Certification
By Jacopo Bizzotto; U Oslo
Jesper Rudiger; University of Copenhagen
Adrien Vigier; Oxford University
   presented by: Jacopo Bizzotto, U Oslo
   Discussant:   Kemal Akoz, New York University Abu Dhabi
 

Intermediaries as Experts: Theory and Evidence from Used Cars
By Gary Biglaiser; UNC-Chapel HIll
Fei Li; University of North Carolina Chapel Hill
Charles Murry; The Pennsylvania State University
Yiyi Zhou; Stony Brook University
   presented by: Charles Murry, The Pennsylvania State University
   Discussant:   Vardges Levonyan, ETH Zurich
 

Observational Learning: Evidence from the CARFAX Report
By Guofang Huang; Carnegie Mellon Univ
Haiyan Liu; University of South Florida
Hong Luo; Harvard Business School
   presented by: Haiyan Liu, University of South Florida
   Discussant:   Yi-Lin Tsai, University of Delaware
 

Multi-period competitive cheap talk with very biased experts
By Eric Schmidbauer; University of Central Florida
   presented by: Eric Schmidbauer, University of Central Florida
   Discussant:   Marco Haan, U Groningen
 
Session ID 47: Growth in Online Platforms
April 8, 2017 14:30 to 16:30
Brewster
 
Session Chair: Nan Yang, National University of Singapore
 

Amateurs: Development Costs, Market Structure and Innovation on Digital Platforms*
By Kevin Boudreau; Northeastern University & Harvard University
   presented by: Kevin Boudreau, Northeastern University & Harvard University
   Discussant:   Brent Hickman, University of Chicago
 

What drives the expansion of the peer-to-peer lending?
By Olena Havrylchyk; University of Lille
Carlotta Mariotto; ESCP
Talal Rahim; Boston University
Marianne Verdier; U Paris 2
   presented by: Carlotta Mariotto, ESCP
   Discussant:   Zaiyan Wei, Purdue University
 

Homophilly and Social Network Engagement: Evidence from a Video Gaming Network
By Michael Ward; University of Texas at Arlington
   presented by: Michael Ward, University of Texas at Arlington
   Discussant:   Harikesh Nair, Stanford University
 

A Dynamic Model of Service Usage, Customer Satisfaction, and Retention
[slides]
By Nan Yang; National University of Singapore
Juin-Kuan Chong; National University of Singapore
   presented by: Nan Yang, National University of Singapore
   Discussant:   Michael Ward, University of Texas at Arlington
 
Session ID 49: Search and Learning
April 8, 2017 14:30 to 16:30
Atlantic 2
 
Session Chair: Roberto Burguet, CSIC
 

Reimbursing Consumers' Switching Costs in Network Industries
By Jiawei Chen; University of California, Irvine
Michael Sacks; West Virginia University
   presented by: Jiawei Chen, University of California, Irvine
   Discussant:   Byung-Cheol Kim, Georgia Institute of Technology
 

Search Prominence and Recall Costs
By Dmitry Lubensky; Indiana University
   presented by: Dmitry Lubensky, Indiana University
   Discussant:   Torben Stühmeier, Universität Münster
 

Consumer Search with Spatial Learning
By Charles Hodgson; Stanford University
Gregory Lewis; Microsoft Research
   presented by: Charles Hodgson, Stanford University
   Discussant:   Marc Rysman, Boston University
 

Targeted advertising and costly consumer search
By Roberto Burguet; Institute of Economic Analysis (CSIC)
Vaiva Petrikaite; IAE Barcelona
   presented by: Roberto Burguet, CSIC
   Discussant:   Kameshwari Shankar, City College of New York, Colin Powell School
 
Session ID 50: Efficiency Gains in Mergers -Compass Lexecon Sponsored Session
April 8, 2017 14:30 to 16:30
Atlantic 1
 
Session Chair: loren smith, Compass Lexecon
 

Merger control on two-sided markets: Is there need for an efficiency defense?
By Edmond Baranes; University of Montpellier
Thomas Cortade; BETA UMR CNRS 7522 and Universités de Lorraine et de Strasbourg
Andreea Cosnita-Langlais; University Paris Nanterre
   presented by: Edmond Baranes, University of Montpellier
   Discussant:   Jay Pil Choi, Michigan State Univ. and Hitotsubashi University
 

Mergers on Networks
[slides]
By Andrei Dubovik; Netherlands Bureau for Economic Policy Analysis
   presented by: Andrei Dubovik, Netherlands Bureau for Economic Policy Analysis
   Discussant:   David Weiskopf, Compass Lexecon
 

Mergers in Nonrenewable Resource Oligopolies and Environmental Policies
By Hassan Benchekroun; McGill University
Michele Breton; HEC Montreal
Amrita Ray Chaudhuri; University of Winnipeg
   presented by: Amrita Ray Chaudhuri, University of Winnipeg
   Discussant:   Dominik Schober, University of Mannheim and ZEW Mannheim
 

Toward a More Complete Treatment of Efficiencies in Merger Analysis: Lessons from Recent Challenges
By loren smith
   presented by: loren smith, Compass Lexecon
   Discussant:   Christopher Garmon, Federal Trade Commission
 
Session ID 53: Antitrust Law and Economics
April 8, 2017 14:30 to 16:30
Georges
 
Session Chair: Louis Kaplow, Harvard University
 

Dispersion of Power as an Economic Goal of Antitrust Policy
[slides]
By Stephen Martin; Purdue University
   presented by: Stephen Martin, Purdue University
   Discussant:   Mauricio Varela, University of Arizona
 

Bundled Discounts, Loyalty Discounts and Antitrust Policy: Searching for a Standard
By Roger Blair; University of Florida
Thomas Knight; University of Florida
   presented by: Thomas Knight, University of Florida
   Discussant:   Misato Sato, Osaka University
 

What Has Been Happening to Aggregate Concentration in the U.S. Economy in the 21st Century?
By Lawrence White; Stern School of Business, New York University
Boyu Yang; Stern School of Business, New York University
   presented by: Lawrence White, Stern School of Business, New York University
   Discussant:   Alvaro Parra, University of British Columbia
 

On the Relevance of Market Power
By Louis Kaplow; Harvard University
   presented by: Louis Kaplow, Harvard University
   Discussant:   Stephen Martin, Purdue University
 
Session ID 62: Price Dispersion in Retail Markets
April 8, 2017 14:30 to 16:30
Atlantic 3
 
Session Chair: Saul Lach, Hebrew U Jerusalem
 

Strategic Obfuscation and Retail Pricing
By Timothy Richards; Arizona State University
Gordon Klein; Center for Applied Economic Research
celine bonnet; Toulouse School of Economics
Zohra Bouamra-Mechemache; Chemin de Borde Rouge
   presented by: Timothy Richards, Arizona State University
   Discussant:   Jeff Thurk, University of Notre Dame
 

Do Low Price Guarantees Hurt Consumers? Theory and Evidence
By Samir Mamadehussene; Catolica-Lisbon School of Business and Economics
   presented by: Samir Mamadehussene, Catolica-Lisbon School of Business and Economics
   Discussant:   William Allender, McMaster University
 

Competition and the Complexity of Pricing Strategies: Evidence from Retail Gasoline Stations
By Marc Remer; Swarthmore College
   presented by: Marc Remer, Swarthmore College
   Discussant:   Menghan Xu, Xiamen University
 

Retail Prices in a City
By Alon Eizenberg; Hebrew University Jerusalem
Saul Lach; Hebrew U Jerusalem
Merav Yiftach; Israel Central Bureau of Statistics
   presented by: Saul Lach, Hebrew U Jerusalem
   Discussant:   Gaston Illanes, Northwestern University
 
Session ID 66: Productivity
April 8, 2017 14:30 to 16:30
Pacific A
 
Session Chair: Jordi Jaumandreu, Boston University
 

Privatization and Productivity in China
By Yuyu Chen; Peking University
Mitsuru Igami; Yale University
Masayuki Sawada; Yale University
Mo Xiao; University of Arizona
   presented by: Mo Xiao, University of Arizona
   Discussant:   Jordi Jaumandreu, Boston University
 

Acquisitions, Markups, Efficiency, and Product Quality: Evidence from India
By Joel Stiebale; University of Duesseldorf
Dev Vencappa; University of Nottingham
   presented by: Joel Stiebale, Duesseldorf Institute for Competition Economics (DICE)
   Discussant:   Missaka Warusawitharana, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserv
 

The determinants of the distance to TFP frontier among European firms
By Dolores Añon Higon; Universitat de Valencia
Juan A. Mañez; University of Valencia and ERICES
Maria Engracia Rochina-Barrachina; University of Valencia and ERICES
Juan Sanchis; University of Valencia
Amparo Sanchis-Llopis; University of Valencia and ERICES
   presented by: Amparo Sanchis-Llopis, University of Valencia and ERICES
   Discussant:   Mark Egan, University of Minnesota Carlson School
 

Comparing Productivity when Products Differ in Quality: China Manufacturing Growth 1998-2013
By Jordi Jaumandreu; Boston University
Heng Yin; Renmin University of China
   presented by: Jordi Jaumandreu, Boston University
   Discussant:   Mo Xiao, University of Arizona
 
Session ID 69: Innovation and Adoption
April 8, 2017 14:30 to 16:30
Pacific B
 
Session Chair: Emek Basker, U.S. Census Bureau
 

Seeding the S-Curve? The Role of Early Adopters in Diffusion
By Christian Catalini; MIT
Catherine Tucker; MIT Sloan
   presented by: Christian Catalini, MIT
   Discussant:   Kim Huynh, Bank of Canada
 

Adoption Costs of Financial Innovation: Evidence from Italian ATM Cards
By Kim Huynh; Bank of Canada
Philipp Schmidt-Dengler; University of Vienna
Gregor Smith; Queen's University
Angelika Welte; Bank of Canada
   presented by: Kim Huynh, Bank of Canada
   Discussant:   Morten Saethre, Norwegian School of Economics
 

The Effect of Piracy and Digital Rights Management on the Vertically Related Content Industries
By Sang Hoo Bae; Clark University
   presented by: Sang Hoo Bae, Clark University
   Discussant:   Cuihong Fan, Shanghai University of Finance and Econ.
 

Does Technology Substitute for Nurses? Staffing Decisions in Nursing Homes
By Susan Lu; Purdue University
Huaxia Rui; University of Rochester
Abraham Seidmann; University of Rochester
   presented by: Huaxia Rui, University of Rochester
   Discussant:   Jeffrey Macher, Georgetown University
 

Upstream, Downstream: Diffusion and Impact of the Universal Product Code
By Emek Basker; U.S. Census Bureau
Timothy Simcoe; Boston University
   presented by: Emek Basker, U.S. Census Bureau
   Discussant:   Troy Scott, RTI International
 
Session ID 74: Nonstandard Auction Settings
April 8, 2017 14:30 to 16:30
Spectacle
 
Session Chair: Georgios Petropoulos, Bruegel and Toulouse School of Economics
 

Who Pays for WIC's Formula? A Structural Analysis of the US Infant Formula Market
By Ruli Xiao; Indiana University
Yonghong An; Texas A&M University
David Davis; South Dakota State University
Rui Huang
Yizao Liu; The Pennsylvania State University
   presented by: Ruli Xiao, Indiana University
   Discussant:   Jorge Balat, Johns Hopkins University
 

Using Market Mechanisms to Increase the Take-up of Improved Sanitation
By Jean Francois Houde; Cornell University
Terence Johnson; University of Notre Dame
Molly Lipscomb; University of Virginia
Laura Schechter; UW Madison
   presented by: Terence Johnson, University of Notre Dame
   Discussant:   Guofang Huang, Carnegie Mellon Univ
 

Favouritism in scoring rule auctions
By Riccardo Marchi Adani; University of Verona
Paola Valbonesi; University of Padua
   presented by: Riccardo Marchi Adani, University of Verona
   Discussant:   Stefan Weiergraeber, Indiana University
 
Session ID 77: Improving Upon Structural Models: Experiments, Machine Learning, and Communication
April 8, 2017 14:30 to 16:30
Pacific C
 
Session Chair: Nathan Wilson, Federal Trade Commission
 

Using Experiments to Compare the Predictive Power of Models of Multilateral Negotiations
By Charles Thomas; Chapman University
Cary Deck; University of Arkansas
   presented by: Charles Thomas, Chapman University
   Discussant:   Martin Obradovits, University of Innsbruck
 

Using Experiments to Inform Structural Estimation: Robust Inference in First-Price Auctions
By Serafin Grundl; Federal Reserve Board Governors
Yu Zhu; Bank of Canada
   presented by: Serafin Grundl, Federal Reserve Board Governors
   Discussant:   Jorge Lemus, University of Illinois Urbana Champaign
 

Predictions Without Models? Using Natural Experiments to Test the Performance of Machine Learning Algorithms
By Devesh Raval; Federal Trade Commission
Ted Rosenbaum; Federal Trade Commission
Nathan Wilson; Federal Trade Commission
   presented by: Nathan Wilson, Federal Trade Commission
   Discussant:   Dimitriy Masterov, eBay
 
Session ID 85: Theoretical Studies of Vertical Relationships I
April 8, 2017 14:30 to 16:30
Thompson
 
Session Chair: Sandro Shelegia, Universitat Pompeu Fabra
 

(Non-)Insurance Markets, Loss Size Manipulation and Competition: Experimental Evidence
By Jeroen Hinloopen; University of Amsterdam
   presented by: Jeroen Hinloopen, University of Amsterdam
   Discussant:   Hiroshi Kitamura, Kyoto Sangyo University
 

Cooperative Search Advertising
By Xinyu Cao; MIT
Tony Ke; MIT Sloan School of Management
   presented by: Tony Ke, MIT Sloan School of Management
   Discussant:   Jerome Pouyet, Paris School of Economics
 

On the countervailing power of large retailers when shopping costs matter
By Stephane Caprice; Toulouse School of Economics
Shiva Shekhar; Dusseldorf Institute of Competition Econ
   presented by: Stephane Caprice, Toulouse School of Economics
   Discussant:   Chrysovalantou Milliou, Athens University of Economics and Business
 

Upstream and Downstream Competition in a Search Market
By Sandro Shelegia; Universitat Pompeu Fabra
   presented by: Sandro Shelegia, Universitat Pompeu Fabra
   Discussant:   Oksana Loginova, University of Missouri
 
Session ID 30: Imperfect Consumer Health Care Choices and Imperfect Competition
April 8, 2017 14:30 to 16:30
Mediterranean
 
Session Chair: Gilad Sorek, Auburn University
 

A Time to Harvest: Evidence on Consumer Choice Frictions from a Payment Revision in Medicare Part D
By Colleen Carey; Cornell University
   presented by: Colleen Carey, Cornell University
   Discussant:   Mark Shepard, Harvard University
 

How Does Steering Affect Patient Choice? Evidence from Florida Medicaid
By Devesh Raval; Federal Trade Commission
Ted Rosenbaum; Federal Trade Commission
   presented by: Devesh Raval, Federal Trade Commission
   Discussant:   Tannista Banerjee, Auburn University
 

Advertising in Health Insurance Markets
By Bradley Shapiro; University of Chicago
   presented by: Bradley Shapiro, University of Chicago
   Discussant:   Nathan Dong, Columbia University
 

Public Health Insurance with Monopolistically Competitive Providers and Optional Spot Sales
By Gilad Sorek; Auburn University
   presented by: Gilad Sorek, Auburn University
   Discussant:   Henry Lin, Boston University
 
Session ID 1: Organization of Large Firms
April 8, 2017 14:30 to 16:30
Aegean
 
Session Chair: Birger Wernerfelt, MIT
 

Relative Evaluation Scheme for Teams and Multi-tasks
By Satoshi Matsuzawa; Yale Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
   presented by: Satoshi Matsuzawa, Yale Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
   Discussant:   Michael Rauh, Indiana University
 

All Together Now -- Integration, Delegation and Management
By Laura Alfaro; Harvard Business School
Nick Bloom; Stanford University
Paola Conconi; Universite Libre de Bruxelles (ECARES)
Harald Fadinger; University of Mannheim
Patrick Legros; Northeastern University and Université Libre de Bruxelles
Andrew Newman; Boston University, CEPR
Raffaella Sadun; Harvard Business School
John Van Reenen; 1965
   presented by: Patrick Legros, Northeastern University and Université Libre de Bruxelles
   Discussant:   Satoshi Matsuzawa, Yale Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
 

Common Ownership, Competition, and Top Management Incentives
By Miguel Anton; IESE Business School
Florian Ederer; Yale University
Mireia Gine; University of Navarra & Wharton WRDS
Martin Schmalz; University of Michigan
   presented by: Florian Ederer, Yale University
   Discussant:   Eric Rasmusen, BEPP
 

DIVISION OF LABOR IN MULTI-BUSINESS FIRMS: HUMAN CAPITAL, JOB DESIGN, AND LABOR CONTRACTS
[slides]
By Birger Wernerfelt; MIT
   presented by: Birger Wernerfelt, MIT
   Discussant:   Florian Ederer, Yale University
 
Session ID 13: Entry in Restricted Markets
April 8, 2017 16:45 to 18:15
Aegean
 
Session Chair: Chun-Yu Ho, University at Albany
 

Political Connections and Market Structure
By Lorenzo Magnolfi; University of Wisconsin-Madison
Camilla Roncoroni
   presented by: Lorenzo Magnolfi, University of Wisconsin-Madison
   Discussant:   Ananya Sen, MIT Sloan School of Management
 

Estimating the Effect of Potential Entry on Market Outcomes Using a Licensure Threshold
By Gaston Illanes; Northwestern University
Sarah Moshary; EBay Research and University of Pennsylvania
   presented by: Sarah Moshary, EBay Research and University of Pennsylvania
   Discussant:   Lorenzo Magnolfi, University of Wisconsin-Madison
 

Foreign Bank Entry and Bank Efficiency
By Chun-Yu Ho; University at Albany
   presented by: Chun-Yu Ho, University at Albany
   Discussant:   Enrico Vanino, Aston University
 
Session ID 14: Regulation of Network Industries
April 8, 2017 16:45 to 18:15
Caspian
 
Session Chair: Maria Florencia Gabrielli, CONICET-UNCuyo
 

The Marginal Congestion of a Taxi in New York City
By Alejandro Molnar; Vanderbilt University
Daniel Mangrum; Vanderbilt University
   presented by: Alejandro Molnar, Vanderbilt University
   Discussant:   Wang Jin, MIT
 

Differential Effects of Natural Gas Prices on Electricity Consumers
By Richard Boampong; Florida State University
   presented by: Richard Boampong, Florida State University
   Discussant:   Alejandro Molnar, Vanderbilt University
 

An Empirical Analysis of Regulated Electric Utilities
By Gaurab Aryal; UNIVERSITY OF VIRGINIA
Maria Florencia Gabrielli; CONICET-UNCuyo
   presented by: Maria Florencia Gabrielli, CONICET-UNCuyo
   Discussant:   Sarah Johnston, University of Michigan
 
Session ID 26: Automobile Markets and Policy
April 8, 2017 16:45 to 18:15
Mediterranean
 
Session Chair: Kenneth Gillingham, Yale University
 

Taxes vs. Standards as Policy Instruments: Evidence from the Auto Market
By Cristian Huse; Stockholm School of Economics
Nikita Koptyug; Research Institute of Industrial Economics
   presented by: Cristian Huse, Stockholm School of Economics
   Discussant:   Shaun McRae, ITAM
 

How Much Do New Vehicle Consumers Value Fuel Economy and Performance? New Estimates and Implications for the Energy Efficiency Gap
By Benjamin Leard; Resources for the Future
Joshua Linn; Resources for the Future
Yichen Christy Zhou; Resources for the Future and Clemson University
   presented by: Yichen Christy Zhou, Resources for the Future and Clemson University
   Discussant:   ashley vissing, University of Chicago
 

The Household Vehicle Portfolio: Implications for Emissions Abatement Policies
By James Archsmith; University of California, Davis
Kenneth Gillingham; Yale University
Christopher Knittel; MIT
David Rapson; University of California, Davis
   presented by: Kenneth Gillingham, Yale University
   Discussant:   Axel Gautier, U Liege, HEC Management School
 
Session ID 43: Online Markets, Privacy, and Security - Microsoft Sponsored Session
April 8, 2017 16:45 to 18:15
Atlantic 2
 
Session Chair: Michael Kummer, Georgia Institute of Technology and Centre for European Economic Research
 

Privacy and Personal Data Collection with Information Externalities
By Byung-Cheol Kim; Georgia Institute of Technology
   presented by: Byung-Cheol Kim, Georgia Institute of Technology
   Discussant:   Saara Hämäläinen, University of Helsinki
 

Broadband Industry Structure and Cybersecurity
By Carolyn Gideon; Tufts University
Christiaan Hogendorn; Wesleyan University
   presented by: Christiaan Hogendorn, Wesleyan University
   Discussant:   Reinhold Kesler, ZEW Mannheim
 

User Data, Market Power and Innovation in Online Markets: Evidence from the Mobile App Industry
By Reinhold Kesler; ZEW Mannheim
Michael Kummer; Georgia Institute of Technology and Centre for European Economic Research
Patrick Schulte; Centre for European Economic Research (ZEW), Mannheim
   presented by: Michael Kummer, Georgia Institute of Technology and Centre for European Economic Research
   Discussant:   Christiaan Hogendorn, Wesleyan University
 
Session ID 52: Antitrust Analysis of Forward Markets
April 8, 2017 16:45 to 18:15
Atlantic 1
 
Session Chair: Nikolas Wölfing, Centre for European Economic Research (ZEW)
 

Electricity Market Mergers with Endogenous Forward Contracting
By David Brown; University of Alberta
Andrew Eckert; University of Alberta
   presented by: David Brown, University of Alberta
   Discussant:   Nikolas Wölfing, Centre for European Economic Research (ZEW)
 

Forward Contracts, Market Structure and the Welfare Effects of Mergers
By Nathan Miller; Georgetown University
Joseph Podwol; U.S. Department of Justice/Harvard University
   presented by: Joseph Podwol, U.S. Department of Justice/Harvard University
   Discussant:   Jan Bouckaert, University of Antwerp
 

Forward Trading and Collusion in Supply Functions
By Nikolas Wölfing; Centre for European Economic Research (ZEW)
   presented by: Nikolas Wölfing, Centre for European Economic Research (ZEW)
   Discussant:   Evgenia Motchenkova, VU Amsterdam
 
Session ID 75: Consumer Behavior: Self Control, Loss Aversion, Inertia, and Myopia
April 8, 2017 16:45 to 18:15
Atlantic 3
 
Session Chair: Laura Abrardi, Politecnico di Torino
 

Loss aversion on the phone
By Christos Genakos; Cambridge Judge Business School
Kostas Roumanias; Athens University of Economics and Business
Tommaso Valletti; Imperial College London
   presented by: Christos Genakos, Cambridge Judge Business School
   Discussant:   Laura Abrardi, Politecnico di Torino
 

Price Changes and Inertia: Evidence from Mobile Subscriptions
By Bjorn-Atle Reme; Telenor Research
Helene Lie Rohr; Norwegian Business School
Morten Saethre; Norwegian School of Economics
   presented by: Morten Saethre, Norwegian School of Economics
   Discussant:   Matthew Backus, Columbia University
 

Correcting consumers' myopia: Sin Prices as Incentives to Invest
By Laura Abrardi; Politecnico di Torino
Carlo Cambini; Politecnico di Torino
   presented by: Laura Abrardi, Politecnico di Torino
   Discussant:   Mart van Megen, University of Groningen
 
Session ID 90: Platform Competition
April 8, 2017 16:45 to 18:15
Pacific A
 
Session Chair: Travis Ng, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
 

Competition between a Platform and Merchants for Selling Services
By Carlotta Mariotto; ESCP
Marianne Verdier; U Paris 2
   presented by: Marianne Verdier, U Paris 2
   Discussant:   Jiawei Chen, University of California, Irvine
 

Segmentation versus Agglomeration: Competition between Platforms with Competitive Sellers
By Heiko Karle; Frankfurt School of Finance & Management
Martin Peitz; University of Mannheim
Markus Reisinger; Frankfurt School of Finance & Management
   presented by: Heiko Karle, Frankfurt School of Finance & Management
   Discussant:   Amedeo Piolatto, Barcelona Economics Institute
 

Non-price Discrimination by a Prejudiced Platform
By Ming Gao; Tsinghua University
Travis Ng; The Chinese University of Hong Kong
   presented by: Travis Ng, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
   Discussant:   Heiko Karle, Frankfurt School of Finance & Management
 
Session ID 91: Punishment in Cartels
April 8, 2017 16:45 to 18:15
Pacific B
 
Session Chair: Anna Rita Bennato, Loughborough University and Centre for Competition Policy
 

Market signaling vs communication and compliance – the role of antitrust fines and bonuses
By Hamid Aghadadashli; Université libre de Bruxelles
Patrick Legros; Northeastern University and Université Libre de Bruxelles
   presented by: Hamid Aghadadashli, Université libre de Bruxelles
   Discussant:   Francois Jeanjean, France Télécom Orange
 

Optimal Destabilisation of Cartels
By Ludwig von Auer; Universität Trier
Tu Anh Pham; Universität Trier
   presented by: Ludwig von Auer, Universität Trier
   Discussant:   Vasily Korovkin, UCLA
 

The Incidence of Fines on Cartel Dynamic Pricing
By Anna Rita Bennato; Loughborough University and Centre for Competition Policy
Franco Mariuzzo; University of East Anglia
Peter Ormosi; University of East Anglia
   presented by: Anna Rita Bennato, Loughborough University and Centre for Competition Policy
   Discussant:   Ludwig von Auer, Universität Trier
 
Session ID 92: Dynamic Pricing and Competition
April 8, 2017 16:45 to 18:15
Spectacle
 
Session Chair: Michael Waterson, U Warwick
 

Building an Online Reputation with Free Content: Evidence from the E-book Market
By Dainis Zegners; University of Cologne
   presented by: Dainis Zegners, University of Cologne
   Discussant:   Xiaolan Zhou, East China Normal University
 

Dynamic Competition and Price Regulation When Consumers Have Inertia: Evidence from Medicare Part D
By Sebastian Fleitas; University of Arizona
   presented by: Sebastian Fleitas, University of Arizona
   Discussant:   Yi Xin, Johns Hopkins University
 

Competition in London local bus tendering
By Elisabetta Iossa; University of Rome Tor Vergata
Michael Waterson; U Warwick
   presented by: Michael Waterson, U Warwick
   Discussant:   Kenneth Boyer, Michigan State University
 
Session ID 93: Financial Constraints and Firm Performance
April 8, 2017 16:45 to 18:15
Thompson
 
Session Chair: Missaka Warusawitharana, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserv
 

Does Capital Structure Differently Affect Incumbents’ Responses to Entry Threat and Actual Entry? Evidence from the Airline Industry
By Chao Ma; Xiamen University
   presented by: Chao Ma, Xiamen University
   Discussant:   Carlos Carreira, University of Coimbra
 

Financial Constraints and Firm Dynamics in the Great Recession
By Carlos Carreira; University of Coimbra
Paulino Teixeira; University of Coimbra
   presented by: Carlos Carreira, University of Coimbra
   Discussant:   Kirk White, U.S. census Bureau
 

Finance and Productivity Growth: Firm-level Evidence
[slides]
By Oliver Levine; University of Wisconsin-Madison
Missaka Warusawitharana; Board of Governors of the Federal Reserv
   presented by: Missaka Warusawitharana, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserv
   Discussant:   Bettina Peters, ZEW Mannheim
 
Session ID 39: Exports and Exporters
April 8, 2017 16:45 to 18:15
Brewster
 
Session Chair: Robert Feinberg, American University
 

Heterogeneous Exporters: Quantitative Differences and Qualitative Similarities
By Camila Casas; Banco de La República
Federico Diez; Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
   presented by: Camila Casas, Banco de La República
   Discussant:   Joel Stiebale, Duesseldorf Institute for Competition Economics (DICE)
 

Indivisibilities in Distribution
By Thomas Holmes; University of Minnesota
Ethan Singer; Compass Lexecon
   presented by: Ethan Singer, Compass Lexecon
   Discussant:   Juan Sanchis, University of Valencia
 

How Do Countries Respond to Antidumping Filings? Dispute Settlement and Retaliatory Antidumping
By Robert Feinberg; American University
Kara Reynolds; American University
   presented by: Robert Feinberg, American University
   Discussant:   Camila Casas, Banco de La República
 
Session ID 61: Search and Price Discrimination
April 8, 2017 16:45 to 18:15
Georges
 
Session Chair: James Dana, Northeastern University
 

Connecting third-degree price and labor discrimination literatures
By Alexei Alexandrov; Unaffiliated for research purposes (employed by Amazon)
   presented by: Alexei Alexandrov, Unaffiliated for research purposes (employed by Amazon)
   Discussant:   Samir Mamadehussene, Catolica-Lisbon School of Business and Economics
 

Choice of Pricing Rule with Privately Informed Buyers
By Sneha Bakshi
   presented by: Sneha Bakshi,
   Discussant:   Alexander Rasch, Duesseldorf Institute for Competition Economics, University of Duesseldorf
 

Bundling and High Prices Signal High Quality
By James Dana; Northeastern University
   presented by: James Dana, Northeastern University
   Discussant:   Frances Lee, Loyola University of Chicago
 
Session ID 4: Empirical Organizational Economics
April 9, 2017 8:00 to 10:00
Aegean
 
Session Chair: Myongjin Kim, U Oklahoma
 

The Neoclassical Firm Under Moral Hazard: Theory and Evidence
By Michael Rauh; Indiana University
   presented by: Michael Rauh, Indiana University
   Discussant:   Xinyu Li, Paderborn University
 

Authority and communication in firms: Estimating archetypal decision-making structures
By Hajime Katayama; Waseda University
Kieron Meagher; Australian National University
Andrew Wait; University of Sydney
   presented by: Andrew Wait, University of Sydney
   Discussant:   Andrei Barbos, University of South Florida
 

The Value of Relational Adaptation in Outsourcing: Evidence from the 2008 shock to the US Airline Industry
By Ricard Gil; Johns Hopkins
Myongjin Kim; U Oklahoma
Giorgio Zanarone; CUNEF
   presented by: Myongjin Kim, U Oklahoma
   Discussant:   Andrew Wait, University of Sydney
 
Session ID 51: Retrospective Analysis of Mergers - NERA Sponsored Session
April 9, 2017 8:00 to 10:00
Mediterranean
 
Session Chair: Robert Bourke, Compass Lexecon
 

Savings that Hurt: Production Rationalization and its Effect on Prices
By Mauricio Varela; University of Arizona
Madhu Viswanathan; University of Arizona
   presented by: Mauricio Varela, University of Arizona
   Discussant:   Leilei Shen, Kansas State University
 

HEALTH CARE COMPETITION OR REGULATION: THE UNUSUAL CASE OF ALBANY GEORGIA
By Christopher Garmon; Federal Trade Commission
Laura Kmitch; Federal Trade Commission
   presented by: Christopher Garmon, Federal Trade Commission
   Discussant:   loren smith, Compass Lexecon
 

Are Legacy Airline Mergers Pro- or Anti-Competitive? Evidence from Recent U.S. Airline Mergers
By Dennis Carlton; University of Chicago
Mark Israel; Compass Lexecon
Ian MacSwain; Compass Lexecon
Eugene Orlov; Compass Lexecon
   presented by: Eugene Orlov, Compass Lexecon
   Discussant:   John Kwoka, Northeastern University
 

Do Premiums Increase After Health Insurance Mergers? – A Reassessment of Guardado et al.’s Findings
By Robert Bourke; Compass Lexecon
Mark Israel; Compass Lexecon
Ben Wagner; Compass Lexecon
David Weiskopf; Compass Lexecon
   presented by: Robert Bourke, Compass Lexecon
   Discussant:   Haizhen Lin, Indiana University
 
Session ID 87: Research Issues at the FCC
April 9, 2017 8:00 to 10:00
Thompson
 
Session Chair: Judith Dempsey, FCC
 

Price-Cap Regulation of Firms That Supply Their Rivals
[slides]
By Omar Nayeem; U.S. Federal Communications Commission
Aleksandr Yankelevich; Michigan State University
   presented by: Omar Nayeem, U.S. Federal Communications Commission
   Discussant:   Janice Hauge, University of North Texas
 

Did Siri and Smartphones Bolster Bus Demand?
By Joseph Wyer; Federal Communications Commission
Wesley Wilson; Oregon
   presented by: Joseph Wyer, Federal Communications Commission
   Discussant:   Kyle Wilson, University of Arizona
 

Does Public Competition Crowd Out Private Investment? Evidence From Municipal Provision of Internet Access
By Kyle Wilson; University of Arizona
   presented by: Kyle Wilson, University of Arizona
   Discussant:   Lukasz Grzybowski, Telecom ParisTech
 

Identify Consumer Groups Most Affected by the Digital Divide
By Judith Dempsey; FCC
Patrick Sun; FCC
   presented by: Judith Dempsey, FCC
   Discussant:   Niklas Duerr, ZEW Mannheim
 
Session ID 9: Contracts and Bargaining
April 9, 2017 8:00 to 10:00
Caspian
 
Session Chair: Mart van Megen, University of Groningen
 

CONTRACT DESIGN WITH LIMITED COMMITMENT
By Vitali Gretschko; ZEW
Achim Wambach; University of Cologne
   presented by: Vitali Gretschko, ZEW
   Discussant:   Alexei Parakhonyak, University of Oxford
 

(Non)exclusive Contracting under Adverse Selection: An Experiment
By Wanda Mimra; ETH Zurich
Christian Waibel; ETH Zurich
   presented by: Christian Waibel, ETH Zurich
   Discussant:   Marina Gertsberg, Maastricht University
 

Compensation contracts and career concerns
By Evangelia Chalioti; Yale University
   presented by: Evangelia Chalioti, Yale University
   Discussant:   Vaiva Petrikaite, IAE (CSIC) and Barcelona GSE
 

Searching for a bargain
By Marco Haan; U Groningen
Mart van Megen; University of Groningen
   presented by: Mart van Megen, University of Groningen
   Discussant:   Sang Hoo Bae, Clark University
 
Session ID 32: Evolving Antitrtust Issues in Health Care - Analysis Group sponsored session
April 9, 2017 8:00 to 10:00
Brewster
 
Session Chair: Samuel Weglein, Analysis Group
 

Physician Attributes, Competition, and Industry Transfers: Evidence from Public Reporting Under the Physician Payments Sunshine Act
By Christopher Brunt; Georgia Southern University
   presented by: Christopher Brunt, Georgia Southern University
   Discussant:   Dov Rothman, Analysis Group
 

Physician Market Concentration and Patient Welfare: An Examination of Medicare Beneficiaries
By Thomas Koch; Federal Trade Commission
Brett Wendling; Federal Trade Commission
Nathan Wilson; Federal Trade Commission
   presented by: Nathan Wilson, Federal Trade Commission
   Discussant:   Margaret Kyle, MINES ParisTech
 

Mandatory Disclosure: Theory and Evidence from Industry-Physician Relationships
By Vardges Levonyan; ETH Zurich
   presented by: Vardges Levonyan, ETH Zurich
   Discussant:   Gilad Sorek, Auburn University
 

Does Competition Lead to Agglomeration or Dispersion in EMR Vendor Decisions?
By Seth Freedman; Indiana University
Haizhen Lin; Indiana University
Jeffrey Prince; Kelley School of Business, Indiana Unive
   presented by: Jeffrey Prince, Kelley School of Business, Indiana Unive
   Discussant:   Jianjing Lin, Tulane University
 
Session ID 38: Patent, Technology, and Investment
April 9, 2017 8:00 to 10:00
Atlantic 1
 
Session Chair: Alon Eizenberg, Hebrew University Jerusalem
 

Using aggregate market data to estimate patent damages
By R. Hiller; Fairfield University
Scott Savage; University of Colorado at Boulder
   presented by: R. Hiller, Fairfield University
   Discussant:   Emily Wang, University of Massachusetts Amherst
 

Productivity Dynamics and Inventories in Retailing
By Florin Maican; KU Leuven
Matilda Orth; Research Institute of Industrial Economics (IFN), Stockholm
   presented by: Florin Maican, KU Leuven
   Discussant:   Mitsukuni Nishida, Johns Hopkins University
 

Welfare Analysis of Equilibria With and Without Early Termination Fees in the U.S. Wireless Industry
By Oleksandr Shcherbakov; Bank of Canada
Nicolas Schutz; University of Mannheim
Joseph Cullen; Washington University in St. Louis
   presented by: Joseph Cullen, Washington University in St. Louis
   Discussant:   Myrto Kalouptsidi, Harvard
 

The Dynamics of Technology Adoption and Vertical Restraints: An Empirical Analysis
By Alon Eizenberg; Hebrew University Jerusalem
Andras Pechy; U Zürich
Michelle Sovinsky; U Mannheim
   presented by: Alon Eizenberg, Hebrew University Jerusalem
   Discussant:   Florin Maican, KU Leuven
 
Session ID 42: Advertising, Content, and Quality Competition
April 9, 2017 8:00 to 10:00
Atlantic 2
 
Session Chair: Anthony Creane, University of Kentucky
 

When Do Firms Offer Higher Product Quality? Evidence from the Allocation of Inflight Amenities
By Myongjin Kim; University of Oklahoma
Qihong Liu; University of Oklahoma
Nicholas Rupp; East Carolina University
   presented by: Qihong Liu, University of Oklahoma
   Discussant:   Xinyu Cao, MIT
 

Bias in the Choice of Product Differentiation: Evidence from the Taiwanese Media Industry
By Ching-I Huang; National Taiwan U
   presented by: Ching-I Huang, National Taiwan U
   Discussant:   Charles Angelucci, Columbia University
 

Minimum Quality Standards and Non-Compliance
By Jan Voßwinkel; NGU | Nuertingen-Geislingen University
Laura Birg; U Göttingen
   presented by: Jan Voßwinkel, NGU | Nuertingen-Geislingen University
   Discussant:   Cristian Huse, Stockholm School of Economics
 

Newspapers in Times of Low Advertising Revenues
By Charles Angelucci; Columbia University
Julia Cage; Sciences Po Paris
   presented by: Charles Angelucci, Columbia University
   Discussant:   Qihong Liu, University of Oklahoma
 

Shipping the good apples with strategic competition
By Anthony Creane; University of Kentucky
   presented by: Anthony Creane, University of Kentucky
   Discussant:   Zijun Luo, Sam Houston State University
 
Session ID 46: Political Economy and Communication on Networks
April 9, 2017 8:00 to 10:00
Atlantic 3
 
Session Chair: Jorge Lemus, University of Illinois Urbana Champaign
 

The Value of Connections in Lobbying
By Karam Kang; Carnegie Mellon University
Hye Young You; Vanderbilt University
   presented by: Karam Kang, Carnegie Mellon University
   Discussant:   Kevin Boudreau, Northeastern University & Harvard University
 

Do Immigrants Return Knowledge Home? The Evidence on Knowledge Dissemination via Wikipedia
By Olga Slivko; ZEW Mannheim (Centre for European Economic Research)
   presented by: Olga Slivko, ZEW Mannheim (Centre for European Economic Research)
   Discussant:   XiaoGang Che, Durham University Business School
 

Media market concentration and pluralism
By Torben Stühmeier; Universität Münster
   presented by: Torben Stühmeier, Universität Münster
   Discussant:   Dmitry Lubensky, Indiana University
 

Dynamic Tournament Design: An Application to Prediction Contests
By Jorge Lemus; University of Illinois Urbana Champaign
Guillermo Marshall; University of Illinois at Urbana-Champai
   presented by: Jorge Lemus, University of Illinois Urbana Champaign
   Discussant:   Charles Thomas, Chapman University
 
Session ID 56: Information and Collusion
April 9, 2017 8:00 to 10:00
Georges
 
Session Chair: Guangliang Ye, Renmin University of China
 

Collusion in Markets with Syndication
By John Hatfield; University of Texas at Austin
Scott Kominers; Harvard University
Richard Lowery; Carnegie Mellon University
   presented by: Richard Lowery, Carnegie Mellon University
   Discussant:   Yossi Spiegel, Tel Aviv U
 

Cartel Trigger Price Strategies and Time Inconsistency
By Guangliang Ye; Renmin University of China
Long Cheng; Renmin University of China
Stuart McDonald; Renmin University of China
   presented by: Stuart McDonald, Renmin University of China
   Discussant:   Amrita Ray Chaudhuri, University of Winnipeg
 

Measuring the Effectiveness of Anti-Cartel Interventions: A Conceptual Framework
By Yannis Katsoulacos; Athens University of Economics and Busin
Evgenia Motchenkova; VU Amsterdam
David Ulph; University of St Andrews
   presented by: Evgenia Motchenkova, VU Amsterdam
   Discussant:   Anna Rita Bennato, Loughborough University and Centre for Competition Policy
 

The Competitive Effects of Information Sharing
By John Asker; UCLA
Chaim Fershtman; The Eitan Berglas School of Economics
Jihye Jeon; NYU Stern Business School
Ariel Pakes; Harvard University
   presented by: John Asker, UCLA
   Discussant:   Mitsuru Igami, Yale University
 
Session ID 63: Price Discrimination and Public Finance
April 9, 2017 8:00 to 10:00
Pacific A
 
Session Chair: Jeff Thurk, University of Notre Dame
 

Edgeworth Cycles in Pharmaceutical Prices from Procurement Auctions in Denmark
By Frederik Hauschultz; University of Copenhagen
Anders Munk-Nielsen; University of Copenhagen
Harry Paarsch; University of Central Florida
   presented by: Anders Munk-Nielsen, University of Copenhagen
   Discussant:   Keaton Miller, University of Oregon
 

The Legal Market for Recreational Marijuana: Evidence on Tax Incidence and the Elasticity of Demand from Washington State
By Benjamin Hansen; University of Oregon
Keaton Miller; University of Oregon
Caroline Weber; University of Oregon
   presented by: Keaton Miller, University of Oregon
   Discussant:   Timothy Richards, Arizona State University
 

Switching Costs in Pension Plan Choice
By Gaston Illanes; Northwestern University
   presented by: Gaston Illanes, Northwestern University
   Discussant:   Sebastian Fleitas, University of Arizona
 

One Policy to Rule Them All: Taxation and Consumption Effects of Liquor Pricing Regulation
By Eugenio Miravete; University of Texas at Austin
Katja Seim; University of Pennsylvania
Jeff Thurk; University of Notre Dame
   presented by: Jeff Thurk, University of Notre Dame
   Discussant:   Yao Luo, University of Toronto
 
Session ID 70: Public Policy and Innovation
April 9, 2017 8:00 to 10:00
Spectacle
 
Session Chair: Bettina Peters, ZEW Mannheim
 

An Empirical Model of R&D Procurement Contests: An Analysis of the DOD SBIR Program
By Vivek Bhattacharya; MIT
   presented by: Vivek Bhattacharya, MIT
   Discussant:   Christopher Snyder, Dartmouth College
 

Public procurement as policy instrument for innovation
By Dirk Czarnitzki; KU Leuven
Paul Hünermund; Centre for European Economic Research
Nima Moshgbar; KU Leuven
   presented by: Dirk Czarnitzki, KU Leuven
   Discussant:   Monika Schnitzer, Ludwig Maximilians University of Munich
 

Subsidized and non-subsidized R&D projects: Do they differ?
By Bettina Peters; ZEW Mannheim
   presented by: Bettina Peters, ZEW Mannheim
   Discussant:   Vivek Bhattacharya, MIT
 
Session ID 5: Organizational Economics and IO
April 9, 2017 10:15 to 12:15
Aegean
 
Session Chair: Darlene Chisholm, Suffolk University
 

Discrimination in Organizations: Optimal Contracts and Regulation
By Wiroy Shin; KIET-Korea Institute for Industrial Economics and Trade
   presented by: Wiroy Shin, KIET-Korea Institute for Industrial Economics and Trade
   Discussant:   Michael Sacks, West Virginia University
 

Country of Origin Film Financing: A Multi-Country Analysis
By Darlene Chisholm; Suffolk University
George Norman; Tufts University
   presented by: Darlene Chisholm, Suffolk University
   Discussant:   Myongjin Kim, U Oklahoma
 

Contract Termination Laws and Intra-brand Competition in Franchising
By Charles Murry; The Pennsylvania State University
Peter Newberry; Pennsylvania State University
   presented by: Peter Newberry, Pennsylvania State University
   Discussant:   Christian Fischer, University of Bayreuth
 

Promoting Best Practices in a Multitask Workplace: Experimental Evidence on Checklists
By C. Kirabo Jackson; Northwestern University
Henry Schneider; Queen's University
   presented by: Henry Schneider, Queen's University
   Discussant:   Darlene Chisholm, Suffolk University
 
Session ID 94: Consumer Protection Topics at the FTC
April 9, 2017 10:15 to 12:15
Pacific C
 
Session Chair: Janis Pappalardo, Federal Trade Commission
 

A Steady-State Model of Multi-Level Marketing
By Doug Smith; Federal Trade Commission
David Givens; Federal Trade Commission
   presented by: Doug Smith, Federal Trade Commission
 

Economic Analysis of Hotel Resort Fees
By Mary Sullivan; Federal Trade Commission
   presented by: Mary Sullivan, Federal Trade Commission
 

Estimating the Harm from Data Breaches
By Marc Luppino; Federal Trade Commission
   presented by: Marc Luppino, Federal Trade Commission
 

Panel Discussion
By James Dana; Northeastern University
Ginger Jin; University of Maryland and FTC
Michael Salinger; Boston University
Christopher Snyder; Dartmouth College
Andrew Stivers; Federal Trade Commission
   presented by: Andrew Stivers, Federal Trade Commission
 
Session ID 7: Search and Consumer Learning
April 9, 2017 10:15 to 12:15
Caspian
 
Session Chair: George Deltas, University of Illinois
 

A theory of recommended price dispersion
By Marco Haan; U Groningen
Pim Heijnen; U Groningen
Martin Obradovits; University of Innsbruck
   presented by: Marco Haan, U Groningen
   Discussant:   Evangelia Chalioti, Yale University
 

Inducing Herding with Capacity Constraints
By Alexei Parakhonyak; University of Oxford
Nick Vikander; University of Copenhagen
   presented by: Alexei Parakhonyak, University of Oxford
   Discussant:   Eric Schmidbauer, University of Central Florida
 

Time-constrained consumer search and price competition with horizontally differentiated products
By Vaiva Petrikaite; IAE Barcelona
   presented by: Vaiva Petrikaite, IAE (CSIC) and Barcelona GSE
   Discussant:   Vitali Gretschko, ZEW
 

Privacy and changing tastes in directed search
By Saara Hamalainen; University of Helsinki, HECER
Vaiva Petrikaite; IAE Barcelona
   presented by: Saara Hämäläinen, University of Helsinki
   Discussant:   Xiaoting Wang, Acadia University
 

Free Riding on the Search of Others: Information Externalities in the Mortgage Industry
By George Deltas; University of Illinois
Zening Li; University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
   presented by: George Deltas, University of Illinois
   Discussant:   Leonard Nakamura, Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
 
Session ID 12: Telecommunication Regulation
April 9, 2017 10:15 to 12:15
Brewster
 
Session Chair: Niklas Duerr, ZEW Mannheim
 

Regulation, Institutional Disruption and Telecommunications Sector Capital Structure
By Sumit Majumdar; University of Texas at Dallas
   presented by: Sumit Majumdar, University of Texas at Dallas
   Discussant:   Joseph Wyer, Federal Communications Commission
 

Identifying Market Power in Times of Constant Change
By Janice Hauge; University of North Texas
Mark Jamison; University of Florida
   presented by: Mark Jamison, University of Florida
   Discussant:   Omar Nayeem, U.S. Federal Communications Commission
 

Unbundling the Incumbent and Entry into Fiber: Evidence from France
By Marc Bourreau; Telecom ParisTech
Lukasz Grzybowski; Telecom ParisTech
Maude Hasbi; Telecom Paristech
   presented by: Lukasz Grzybowski, Telecom ParisTech
   Discussant:   Sumit Majumdar, University of Texas at Dallas
 

DOES STATE AID FOR BROADBAND DEPLOYMENT IN RURAL AREAS CLOSE THE DIGITAL AND ECONOMIC DIVIDE?
By Wolfgang Briglauer; ZEW Mannheim
Niklas Duerr; ZEW Mannheim
Oliver Falck; University of Munich (LMU)
Kai Hueschelrath; ZEW Mannheim
   presented by: Niklas Duerr, ZEW Mannheim
   Discussant:   Maria Florencia Gabrielli, CONICET-UNCuyo
 
Session ID 28: Natural Resource Markets and Environmental Regulation
April 9, 2017 10:15 to 12:15
Atlantic 1
 
Session Chair: Larry Qiu, University of Hong Kong
 

The Effect of Electricity Price Changes on Manufacturing Investment
By Sarah Johnston; University of Michigan
   presented by: Sarah Johnston, University of Michigan
   Discussant:   Richard Boampong, Florida State University
 

One-to-Many Matching with Complementary Preferences: An Empirical Study of Natural Gas Lease Quality and Market Power
By ashley vissing; University of Chicago
   presented by: ashley vissing, University of Chicago
   Discussant:   Jose Miguel Abito, Wharton School, University of Pennsylvan
 

To Trade or Not to Trade: Oil Leases, Information Asymmetry, and Coase
By Paul Brehm; University of Michigan
Eric Lewis; Department of Justice
   presented by: Eric Lewis, Department of Justice
   Discussant:   Kenneth Gillingham, Yale University
 

Regulation, Innovation, and Firm Selection: The Porter Hypothesis Revisited
By Larry Qiu; University of Hong Kong
   presented by: Larry Qiu, University of Hong Kong
   Discussant:   Rodrigo Moita, Insper Institute
 
Session ID 41: Competition in the Product Space
April 9, 2017 10:15 to 12:15
Atlantic 2
 
Session Chair: Emily Wang, University of Massachusetts Amherst
 

The Welfare Eff ects of Endogenous Quality Choice in Cable Television Markets
By Gregory Crawford; U Zürich
Oleksandr Shcherbakov; Bank of Canada
Matthew Shum; Caltech
   presented by: Oleksandr Shcherbakov, Bank of Canada
   Discussant:   Kerry Tan, Loyola University Maryland
 

Mergers and Product Quality: A Silver Lining from De-Hubbing in the U.S. Airline Industry
By Nicholas Rupp; East Carolina University
Kerry Tan; Loyola University Maryland
   presented by: Kerry Tan, Loyola University Maryland
   Discussant:   Andrei Dubovik, Netherlands Bureau for Economic Policy Analysis
 

Impact of Mergers on Repositioning of Services: Evidence from the French Hospital Industry
By Joanna Piechucka; Paris School of Economics
Daniel Herrera; Paris School of Economics
   presented by: Joanna Piechucka, Paris School of Economics
   Discussant:   Oleksandr Shcherbakov, Bank of Canada
 

Strategic Product Reposition: Evidence from Wholesale Club Entry
By Christoph Bauner; Cornerstone Research
Emily Wang; University of Massachusetts Amherst
   presented by: Emily Wang, University of Massachusetts Amherst
   Discussant:   Joanna Piechucka, Paris School of Economics
 
Session ID 48: Empirical Studies in Two-Sided Markets - Matrix Economics Sponsored Session
April 9, 2017 10:15 to 12:15
Atlantic 3
 
Session Chair: Marc Rysman, Boston University
 

Competition and welfare consequences of information platforms
By Amedeo Piolatto; Barcelona Economics Institute
   presented by: Amedeo Piolatto, Barcelona Economics Institute
   Discussant:   Travis Ng, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
 

How Efficient are Decentralized Auction Platforms?
By Aaron Bodoh-Creed; University of California, Berkeley
Jörn Boehnke; Harvard University
Brent Hickman; University of Chicago
   presented by: Brent Hickman, University of Chicago
   Discussant:   Karam Kang, Carnegie Mellon University
 

Working under Search and Information Frictions: Evidence from an Online Crowdsourcing Platform Experiment
By Yusuke Narita; Yale University
Kosuke Uetake; Yale University School of Management
   presented by: Kosuke Uetake, Yale University School of Management
   Discussant:   Charles Hodgson, Stanford University
 

Airline Services Agreements: A Structural Model of Network Formation
By Phillip McCalman; University of Melbourne
Marc Rysman; Boston University
   presented by: Marc Rysman, Boston University
   Discussant:   Kosuke Uetake, Yale University School of Management
 
Session ID 54: Productivity, Performance and Pass-Through
April 9, 2017 10:15 to 12:15
Mediterranean
 
Session Chair: Mitsukuni Nishida, Johns Hopkins University
 

Organizations, Skills, and Wage Inequality
By Roberto Pinheiro; Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland
Murat Tasci; Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland
   presented by: Roberto Pinheiro, Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland
   Discussant:   Susan Lu, Purdue University
 

The Dynamics of Pass-through with Expected and Unexpected Costs
By Alexander MacKay; Harvard University
Marc Remer; Swarthmore College
   presented by: Alexander MacKay, Harvard University
   Discussant:   Jacob Cosman, Johns Hopkins University
 

Measuring Cross-Country Differences in Misallocation
By Mitsukuni Nishida; Johns Hopkins University
Amil Petrin; University of Minnesota
Martin Rotemberg; New York University
Kirk White; U.S. census Bureau
   presented by: Kirk White, U.S. census Bureau
   Discussant:   Alon Eizenberg, Hebrew University Jerusalem
 

Firm Dynamics, Entry Order, and Performance: The Case of the Convenience-Store Industry in Japan
By Mitsukuni Nishida; Johns Hopkins University
Nathan Yang; McGill Desautels Faculty of Management
   presented by: Mitsukuni Nishida, Johns Hopkins University
   Discussant:   Debi Mohapatra, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
 
Session ID 58: Vertical Competition Issues
April 9, 2017 10:15 to 12:15
Georges
 
Session Chair: Andre Boik, University of California (Davis)
 

A Leverage Theory of Tying in Two-Sided Markets
By Jay Pil Choi; Michigan State Univ. and Hitotsubashi University
Doh-Shin Jeon; Toulouse School of Economics
   presented by: Jay Pil Choi, Michigan State Univ. and Hitotsubashi University
   Discussant:   Scott Kominers, Harvard University
 

Naked Exclusion under Exclusive-offer Competition
By Hiroshi Kitamura; Kyoto Sangyo University
Noriaki Matsushima; Osaka University
Misato Sato; Osaka University
   presented by: Misato Sato, Osaka University
   Discussant:   Stuart McDonald, Renmin University of China
 

Exclusive Dealing in a Model of Retailer Differentiation and Market Penetration
By Rong Luo; University of Georgia
   presented by: Rong Luo, University of Georgia
   Discussant:   Anthony Creane, University of Kentucky
 

Wholesale Most-Favored-Nation Clauses and Third Degree Price Discrimination with Negative Consumption Externalities: an Equivalence Result
By Andre Boik; University of California (Davis)
   presented by: Andre Boik, University of California (Davis)
   Discussant:   Jorge Florez Acosta, Universidad del Rosario
 
Session ID 65: Demand with Complementarities and Inattention
April 9, 2017 10:15 to 12:15
Pacific A
 
Session Chair: Yao Luo, University of Toronto
 

Bargaining Power and Local Heroes The Relevance of Cross-Category Complemen-tarities for Bargaining Power and Loss Leading
By Gordon Klein; University Muenster
Ulrich Heimeshoff; DICE; University of Düsseldorf
   presented by: Gordon Klein, University Muenster
   Discussant:   Joanna Stavins, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
 

Payment Discounts and Surcharges: Role of Consumer Preferences
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By Joanna Stavins; Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
   presented by: Joanna Stavins, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
   Discussant:   Marc Remer, Swarthmore College
 

Demand Estimation with Unobserved Choice Set Heterogeneity
By Gregory Crawford; U Zürich
Rachel Griffith; IFS
Alessandro Iaria; CREST - ENSAE
   presented by: Alessandro Iaria, CREST - ENSAE
   Discussant:   Jörn Boehnke, Harvard University
 

Voice and Data Services under Three-Part Tariffs: Complements or Substitutes?
By Liang Chen; Wuhan University
Yao Luo; University of Toronto
Ping Xiao; National University of Singapore
   presented by: Yao Luo, University of Toronto
   Discussant:   Alessandro Iaria, CREST - ENSAE
 
Session ID 68: Intellectual Property Rights and Licensing
April 9, 2017 10:15 to 12:15
Spectacle
 
Session Chair: Dirk Czarnitzki, KU Leuven
 

Optimal Licensing of Non-Drastic and (Super-)Drastic Innovations: The Case of the Inside Patent Holder
By Cuihong Fan; Shanghai University of Finance and Econ.
Byoung Jun; Korea University
Elmar Wolfstetter; Humboldt University at Berlin
   presented by: Cuihong Fan, Shanghai University of Finance and Econ.
   Discussant:   Christian Kiedaisch, University of Zurich
 

Growth and Welfare Effects of Intellectual Property Rights when Consumers Differ in Income
By Christian Kiedaisch; University of Zurich
   presented by: Christian Kiedaisch, University of Zurich
   Discussant:   Christian Catalini, MIT
 

The Dynamic Relationship between Investments in Brand Equity and Firm Profitability: Evidence using Trademark Registrations
By dirk crass; none
Dirk Czarnitzki; KU Leuven
Andrew Toole; US Patent and Trademark Office
   presented by: Andrew Toole, US Patent and Trademark Office
   Discussant:   Amparo Sanchis-Llopis, University of Valencia and ERICES
 

How Antitrust Enforcement Can Spur Innovation: Bell Labs and the 1956 Consent Decree
By Martin Watzinger; Ludwig Maximilians University of Munich
Thomas Fackler; Ludwig Maximilians University of Munich
Markus Nagler; Ludwig Maximilians University of Munich
Monika Schnitzer; Ludwig Maximilians University of Munich
   presented by: Monika Schnitzer, Ludwig Maximilians University of Munich
   Discussant:   Dirk Czarnitzki, KU Leuven
 
Session ID 73: Uncertainty in Auctions and Procurement
April 9, 2017 10:15 to 12:15
Thompson
 
Session Chair: Elena Krasnokutskaya, Johns Hopkins
 

Bidding for Contracts under Uncertain Demand
By Yao Luo; University of Toronto
Hidenori Takahashi; University of Mannheim
   presented by: Hidenori Takahashi, University of Mannheim
   Discussant:   Michael Waterson, U Warwick
 

The Effect of Revenue Uncertainty on Procurement Outcomes - Evidence from Railway Passenger Services
By Stefan Weiergraeber; Indiana University
Christoph Wolf; University of Mannheim
   presented by: Stefan Weiergraeber, Indiana University
   Discussant:   Yangguang Huang, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
 

Structural Analysis of Tullock Contests with an Application to U.S. House of Representatives Elections
By Yangguang Huang; Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
   presented by: Yangguang Huang, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
 

Comparing Auction Formats
By Elena Krasnokutskaya; Johns Hopkins University
   presented by: Elena Krasnokutskaya, Johns Hopkins University
   Discussant:   Georgios Petropoulos, Bruegel and Toulouse School of Economics
 
Session ID 83: Empirical Studies of Vertical Relationships I
April 9, 2017 10:15 to 12:15
Pacific B
 
Session Chair: Matthijs Wildenbeest, Indiana U
 

Royalty stacking in the U.S. freight railroads: Cournot vs Coase
By Alexei Alexandrov; Unaffiliated for research purposes (employed by Amazon)
Russell Pittman; U.S. Department of Justice
Olga Ukhaneva; Georgetown University
   presented by: Olga Ukhaneva, Georgetown University
   Discussant:   Mihkel Tombak, U Toronto
 

Vertical Integration with Multi-Product Firms: When Eliminating Double Marginalization May Hurt Consumers
By Fernando Luco; Texas A&M University
Guillermo Marshall; University of Illinois at Urbana-Champai
   presented by: Fernando Luco, Texas A&M University
   Discussant:   Brett Hollenbeck, UCLA Anderson
 

Measuring the Benefits and Costs of Intermediation in Vertical Relations
By Javier Donna; The Ohio State University
Pedro Pereira; Autoridade da Concorrência
Tiago Pires; U North Carolina
Andre Trindade; Getulio Vargas Foundation
   presented by: Andre Trindade, Getulio Vargas Foundation
   Discussant:   Christopher Conlon, NYU
 

Agency Pricing and Bargaining: Empirical Evidence from the E-Book Market
By Babur De los Santos; Clemson University
Daniel O'Brien; U.S. Federal Trade Commision
Matthijs Wildenbeest; Indiana U
   presented by: Matthijs Wildenbeest, Indiana U
   Discussant:   Huaxia Rui, University of Rochester
 

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Index of Participants

Legend: C=chair, P=Presenter, D=Discussant
#ParticipantRoles in Conference
2 Boudreau, KevinP47, D46
3Aas, ØyvindP2, D2
4Abito, Jose MiguelP27, D28
5Abrardi, LauraP75, D75, C75
6Aghadadashli, HamidP91
7Akoz, KemalP8, D10
8Alexandrov, AlexeiD17, D15, P61
9Allender, WilliamP60, D62
10Angelucci, CharlesP42, D42
11Arie, GuyD17
12Asker, JohnD57, P56
13Auer, Ludwig vonP91, D91
14Backus, MatthewP64, C64, P76, C76, D75
15Bae, Sang HooP69, D9
16Bakshi, SnehaD60, P61
17Balat, JorgeD19, P72, C72, D74
18Banerjee, TannistaP29, D30
19Baranes, EdmondD57, P50
20Barbos, AndreiP3, D4
21Basker, EmekD24, P69, C69
22Benetton, MatteoP22
23Bennato, Anna RitaP91, C91, D56
24Berry, StevenC23
25Bhattacharya, VivekP70, D70
26Bizzotto, JacopoD8, P10
27Boampong, RichardP14, D28
28Bobkova, NinaP18
29Boehnke, JörnP64, D65
30Boik, AndreD57, P58, C58
31Bolt, WilkoP15, D15
32Bouckaert, JanP57, D52
33Bourke, RobertP51, C51
34Boyer, KennethP88, D92
35Brown, DavidD84, P52
36Brunt, ChristopherD29, P32
37Bun, MauriceP55
38Burguet, RobertoD18, D60, P49, C49
39Cao, XinyuP79, D42
40Caprice, StephaneD88, P85
41Carey, ColleenD34, P30
42Carreira, CarlosP93, D93
43Casadesus-Masanell, RamonP82
44Casas, CamilaP39, D39
45Catalini, ChristianP69, D68
46Chalioti, EvangeliaP9, D7
47Che, XiaoGangP44, D46
48Chen, JiaweiP49, D90
49Chisholm, DarleneP5, D5, C5
50Choi, Jay PilD50, P58
51Conkling, ThomasP15, D78
52Conlon, ChristopherP84, D83
53Cosman, JacobP36, D54
54Costello, BrendanP67, D67
55Creane, AnthonyP42, C42, D58
56Cullen, JosephD36, P38
57Czarnitzki, DirkP70, D68, C68
58Dana, JamesD60, P61, C61
59Dargaud, EmilieP2, D2, C2
60De Leverano, AdrianoP21
61Deltas, GeorgeD15, P7, C7
62Dempsey, JudithP87, C87
63Dixon, JayP78
64Dong, NathanD20, P29, D30
65Dubovik, AndreiP50, D41
66Duerr, NiklasD87, P12, C12
67Ederer, FlorianP1, D1
68Egan, MarkP15, D66
69Eizenberg, AlonD25, P38, C38, D54
70Eliason, PaulP20
71Ershov, DanielP25
72Fan, CuihongD69, P68
73Fang, LiminP25
74Feinberg, RobertD44, P39, C39
75Fischer, ChristianP60, D5
76Fleitas, SebastianP92, D63
77Florez Acosta, JorgeP84, D58
78Gabrielli, Maria FlorenciaP14, C14, D12
79Galasso, AlbertoD16, P67, D67
80Gandal, NeilP31, D88
81Ganglmair, BernhardP31
82Garmon, ChristopherD50, P51
83Gautier, AxelP27, D26
84Genakos, ChristosD76, P75
85Gertsberg, MarinaP11, D9
86Gillingham, KennethD23, P26, C26, D28
87Greenstein, ShaneC24
88Gretschko, VitaliD18, P9, D7
89Grubb, MichaelD22
90Grundl, SerafinD76, P77
91Grzybowski, LukaszD87, P12
92Haan, MarcoD10, P7
93Hauge, JaniceD87
94Hämäläinen, SaaraD43, P7
95Hellwig, MichaelD57, P55
96Hendricks, KennethD21, C21
97Hickman, BrentD17, D47, P48
98Hiller, R.D31, P38
99Hinloopen, JeroenD60, C60, P85
100Ho, Chun-YuD15, P13, C13
101Hodgson, CharlesP49, D48
102Hogendorn, ChristiaanP43, D43
103Hollenbeck, BrettP84, D83
104Hopenhayn, Hugo A.C16, P67, D67, C67
105hosek, jamesP82
106Huang, Ching-ID31, P42
107Huang, YangguangP73, D73
108Huang, GuofangP72, D74
109Huse, CristianP26, D42
110Huynh, KimP69, D69
111Iaria, AlessandroP65, D65
112Ichihashi, ShotaP18
113Igami, MitsuruP55, D56
114Illanes, GastonD62, P63
115Jaffe, SoniaP34
116Jamison, MarkD88, P12
117Jaumandreu, JordiP66, D66, C66
118Jeanjean, FrancoisP57, D91
119Jin, WangP78, D14
120Johnson, TerenceD72, P74
121Johnston, SarahD14, P28
122Joo, JoonhwiP22
123Kalouptsidi, MyrtoP36, C36, D38
124Kang, KaramP46, D48
125Kaplow, LouisD55, P53, C53
126Karle, HeikoP90, D90
127Ke, TonyD86, P85
128Kelly, RyanD15, P78, C78
129Kesler, ReinholdP45, D43
130Khalil, FahadP3, D3
131Kiedaisch, ChristianP68, D68
132Kim, MyongjinP4, C4, D5
133Kim, HarimP24
134Kim, Byung-CheolD49, P43
135Kitamura, HiroshiP86, D85
136Klein, GordonD64, P65
137Knight, ThomasD86, P53
138Kominers, ScottD58
139Korovkin, VasilyP57, C57, D91
140Kosova, RenataD29
141Krasnokutskaya, ElenaC73
142Krasnokutskaya, ElenaP73
143Kummer, MichaelD45, P43, C43
144Kwoka, JohnD51
145Kyle, MargaretD20, P34, C34, D32
146Lach, SaulD64, P62, C62
147Lampe, RyanD11, P8
148Lebrun, BernardC18, P72, D72
149Lee, Chung-YingP34, D34
150Lee, FrancesP3, C3, D61
151Legros, PatrickD3, P82, P1
152Lemus, JorgeD77, P46, C46
153Levonyan, VardgesD10, P32
154Lewis, EricD27, P28
155Leyden, BenjaminP22
156Li, XinyuP2, D4
157Li, JingP23
158Li, LingfangP44
159Lin, HenryD30
160Lin, HaizhenD51
161Lin, JianjingD32
162Liu, HaiyanD11, P10
163Liu, TingP44, D44, C44
164Liu, QihongD23, P42, D42
165Loginova, OksanaP88, D85
166Lowery, RichardP56
167Lu, SusanD54
168Lubensky, DmitryP49, D46
169Luco, FernandoD84, P83
170Luo, RongD84, P58
171Luo, YaoD63, P65, C65
172Luo, ZijunD42
173Luppino, MarcP94
174Ma, Ching-to AlbertC20, P76, D76
175Ma, ChaoD36, P93
176Macher, JeffreyP29, C29, D69
177MacKay, AlexanderD29, P54
178Magnolfi, LorenzoP13, D13
179Maican, FlorinP38, D38
180Majumdar, SumitP12, D12
181Mamadehussene, SamirP62, D61
182Marchi Adani, RiccardoP74
183Mariotto, CarlottaD45, P47
184Martin, StephenP53, D53
185Masterov, DimitriyD77
186Matsuzawa, SatoshiP1, D1
187McDonald, StuartP56, D58
188McRae, ShaunP27, C27, D26
189Miklos-Thal, JeanineC17
190Miller, KeatonP63, D63
191Miller, NathanD21
192Milliou, ChrysovalantouP86, C86, D85
193Mohapatra, DebiP29, D54
194Moita, RodrigoP27, D28
195Molnar, AlejandroP14, D14
196Mortimer, JulieD21
197Moshary, SarahD8, P13
198Motchenkova, EvgeniaD52, P56
199Munk-Nielsen, AndersP63
200Murry, CharlesD23, D11, P10
201Nair, HarikeshP79, C79, D47
202Nakamura, LeonardP15, D7
203Nayeem, OmarP87, D12
204Newberry, PeterD22, D88, P5
205Ng, TravisP90, C90, D48
206Nishida, MitsukuniD38, P54, C54
207Obradovits, MartinP76, D77
208Ore Monago, TilsaP17
209Orlov, EugeneD55, P51
210Palacios, MariaP24
211Pappalardo, JanisC94
212Parakhonyak, AlexeiD9, P7
213Parra, AlvaroP36, D53
214Peters, BettinaD93, P70, C70
215Petrikaite, VaivaD9, P7
216Petropoulos, GeorgiosC74, D73
217Piechucka, JoannaP41, D41
218Pietola, MatiasP16
219Pinheiro, RobertoP54
220Piolatto, AmedeoD90, P48
221Podwol, JosephD55, P52
222Pouyet, JeromeP86, D85
223Prager, RobinD22
224Prince, JeffreyD34, P32
225Qiu, LarryD27, P28, C28
226Rahim, TalalP45, C45, D44
227Rasch, AlexanderP60, D61
228Rasmusen, EricP88, C88, D1
229Rauh, MichaelD1, P4
230Raval, DeveshD78, P30
231Ray Chaudhuri, AmritaP50, D56
232Reimers, ImkeP11, C11, D8
233Remer, MarcD24, P62, D65
234Richards, TimothyP62, D63
235Roberts, MarkC25
236Rosa, BenjaminP19
237Rothman, DovD32
238Ruchti, ThomasP15, C15, D78
239Rui, HuaxiaP69, D83
240Rysman, MarcC22, D49, P48, C48
241Sacks, DanielD29, P34
242Sacks, MichaelP36, D5
243Saeedi, MaryamD18, P44
244Saethre, MortenD69, P75
245Sanchis, JuanD39
246Sanchis-Llopis, AmparoP66, D68
247Saric, AmelaP29, D34
248Sato, MisatoD53, P58
249Savelkoul, RubenP21
250Schinkel, Maarten PieterD55, C55
251Schmidbauer, EricP10, C10, D7
252Schneider, HenryP5
253Schnitzer, MonikaD70, P68
254Schober, DominikP55, D50
255Scott, TroyD69
256Scott, JonathanP23
257Scrimitore, MarcellaP86, D86
258Sempere-Monerris, JoseP31
259Sen, AnanyaP8, C8, D13
260Shankar, KameshwariP60, D49
261Shapiro, BradleyD79, P30
262Shcherbakov, OleksandrP41, D41
263Shelegia, SandroD86, P85, C85
264Shen, LeileiP84, C84, D51
265Shepard, MarkD30
266Shi, LongP19
267Shiller, BenjaminD25, P79, D79
268Shin, WiroyD3, P5
269Singer, EthanP39
270Slivko, OlgaD44, P46
271Smith, DougP94
272smith, lorenP50, C50, D51
273Snyder, ChristopherP88, D70
274Somogyi, RobertP45, D45
275Sorek, GiladP30, C30, D32
276Spiegel, YossiP57, P82, D56
277Springel, KatalinP23
278Stavins, JoannaP65, D65
279Stühmeier, TorbenD49, P46
280Stiebale, JoelP66, D39
281Stitzing, RobinP67, D67
282Stivers, AndrewP94
283Sullivan, ChristopherP21
284Sullivan, MaryP94
285Takahashi, HidenoriP73
286Takahashi, YuyaD25
287Tamayo, JorgeP17
288Tan, KerryD19, P41, D41
289TANAKA, TatsuoP11, D8
290Tang, Cheng-TaoP2, D2
291Tappata, MarianoD64
292Thiel, JurreP17
293Thiele, VeikkoD36, P78
294Thomas, CharlesP77, D46
295Thurk, JeffD62, P63, C63
296Tombak, MihkelP31, D83
297Toole, AndrewD31, C31, P68
298Trindade, AndreD84, P83
299Tsai, Yi-LinP8, D10
300Tuncel, TubaP20
301Uetake, KosukeP48, D48
302Ukhaneva, OlgaD31, P83
303van Megen, MartD75, P9, C9
304Vanino, EnricoD13
305Varas, FelipeP3, D3
306Varela, MauricioD53, P51
307Verdier, MarianneD44, P90
308VERGE, ThibaudP45, D45
309vissing, ashleyD26, P28
310Voßwinkel, JanD27, P42
311Waibel, ChristianD11, P9
312Wait, AndrewP4, D4
313Walsh, ChristophP25
314Wang, XiaotingD7
315Wang, PeichunP16
316Wang, EmilyD38, P41, C41
317Ward, MichaelP47, D47
318Warusawitharana, MissakaD66, P93, C93
319Waterson, MichaelP92, C92, D73
320Wölfing, NikolasP52, D52, C52
321Weglein, SamuelC32
322Wei, ZaiyanP44, D47
323Weiergraeber, StefanD74, P73
324Weiskopf, DavidD50
325Wernerfelt, BirgerC19, D2, P1, C1
326White, LawrenceP82, C82, P53
327White, KirkD93, P54
328Wildenbeest, MatthijsD79, P83, C83
329Wilson, KyleP87, D87
330Wilson, NathanD20, D29, P77, C77, P32
331Wyer, JosephP87, D12
332Xiao, RuliD72, P74
333Xiao, MoP66, D66
334Xin, YiP64, D92
335Xu, MenghanD62
336Yang, NanD16, P47, C47
337Ye, GuangliangC56
338Zegners, DainisD78, P92
339Zhang, YangP20
340Zhang, XingtanP18
341Zhou, XiaolanD92
342Zhou, XiaoluP24
343Zhou, Yichen ChristyD27, P26
344Zhou, YiyiD24, P11

 

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