XXIX Jornadas de Economia Industrial

Barcelona, Spain

 
September 4, 2014
 
10:30 to 11:00Registration, Balmes Building c/ Balmes 132 Barcelona Ground Floor
 
 
11:00 to 12:30Parallel Sessions I
 
 
12:30 to 14:00Lunch, Restaurant Balthazar c/ Roselló 189 (Aribau Corner)
 
 
14:00 to 15:00Plenary Session: Victor Aguirregabiria (University of Toronto), Auditorium (Ground Floor)
 
 
15:00 to 15:30Coffee Break, Gallery (Ground Floor)
 
 
15:30 to 17:00Parallel Sessions II
 
 
17:15 to 18:45Parallel Sessions III
 
 
21:00 to 00:00Conference dinner, Restaurant Loidi - Restaurant de Martín Berasategui. Carrer de Mallorca, 248.
 
 
 
September 5, 2014
 
09:00 to 10:30Parallel Sessions IV
 
 
10:30 to 11:00Coffee Break, Gallery (Ground Floor)
 
 
11:00 to 12:30Parallel Sessions V
 
 
12:30 to 14:00Lunch, Restaurant Balthazar c/ Roselló 189 (Aribau Corner)
 
 
14:00 to 15:00Plenary Session: Massimo Motta (European Commission Chief Competition Economist, ICREA-UPF and Barcelona GSE), Auditorium (Ground Floor)
 
 
15:00 to 15:30Coffee Break, Gallery (Ground Floor)
 
 
15:30 to 17:00Parallel Sessions VI
 
 
17:15 to 18:30Round Table: “Electricity Markets” , Auditorium (Ground Floor)
 
 
18:30 to 19:15Cava Reception , Gallery (Ground Floor)
 
 

 

Program Notes and Index of Sessions

Parallel Sessions I
September 4, 2014 11:00 to 12:30
 
INTERNET ECONOMICS I , ROOM 207-208
R&D AND PRODUCTIVITY: EMPIRICAL, ROOM 209
IO THEORY I, ROOM 212
FIRMS’ STRATEGIES AND CONSUMER BEHAVIOR, ROOM 210
ENERGY, ROOM 211

Plenary Session: Victor Aguirregabiria (University of Toronto)
Auditorium (Ground Floor)
September 4, 2014 14:00 to 15:00
 
Issues and Some Recent Developments in the Empirical Analysis of Dynamics Games of Oligopoly Competition

Parallel Sessions II
September 4, 2014 15:30 to 17:00
 
REGULATION , ROOM 207-208
EMPIRICAL INDUSTRIAL ORGANIZATION I, ROOM 209
INTERNATIONAL TRADE AND INTEGRATION, ROOM 212
AUCTIONS AND PROCUREMENT, ROOM 210
ORGANIZATION AND CULTURE, ROOM 211

Parallel Sessions III
September 4, 2014 17:15 to 18:45
 
EXPERIMENTS IN INDUSTRIAL ORGANIZATION , ROOM 207-208
HEALTH ECONOMICS , ROOM 209
INTERNET ECONOMICS II , ROOM 212
PATENTS AND INNOVATION , ROOM 210
ECONOMIC THEORY, ROOM 211

Parallel Sessions IV
September 5, 2014 09:00 to 10:30
 
EMPIRICAL INDUSTRIAL ORGANIZATION II, ROOM 207-208
COMPETITION AND REGULATION I, ROOM 209
QUALITY COMPETITION , ROOM 212
INFORMATION ECONOMICS AND SEARCH, ROOM 210

Parallel Sessions V
September 5, 2014 11:00 to 12:30
 
BUSINESS STRATEGY, ROOM 207-208
APPLIED INDUSTRIAL ORGANIZATION , ROOM 209
INTERNET ECONOMICS III, ROOM 212
COMPETITION AND REGULATION II, ROOM 210
R&D: EMPIRICAL, ROOM 211

Plenary Session: Massimo Motta (European Commission Chief Competition Economist, ICREA-UPF and Barcelona GSE)
Auditorium (Ground Floor)
September 5, 2014 14:00 to 15:00
 
PLENARY SESSION: Massimo Motta (European Commission Chief Competition Economist,...
 
Competition Policy in Europe

Parallel Sessions VI
September 5, 2014 15:30 to 17:00
 
INNOVATION ECONOMICS , ROOM 207-208
EMPIRICAL INDUSTRIAL ORGANIZATION III, ROOM 209
IO THEORY II, ROOM 212
HEALTH AND LABOR ECONOMICS, ROOM 210

Round Table: “Electricity Markets”
Auditorium (Ground Floor)
September 5, 2014 17:15 to 18:30
 
Moderator: Carlos Pascual Pons (Deputy Director of Studies and Reports, CNMC); Speakers: Tomás Gómez San Román (Professor of Electrical Engineering at Universidad Pontificia Comillas and former commissioner at the Spanish Energy Commission (CNE)) and Xavier Vives (Professor of Economics and Finance at IESE Business School).

 

Summary of All Sessions

Click here for an index of all participants

#Date/TimeLocationTypeTitlePapers
1September 4, 2014
11:00-12:30
ROOM 207-208 invited INTERNET ECONOMICS I 3
2September 4, 2014
11:00-12:30
ROOM 209 contributed R&D AND PRODUCTIVITY: EMPIRICAL3
3September 4, 2014
11:00-12:30
ROOM 212 contributed IO THEORY I3
4September 4, 2014
11:00-12:30
ROOM 210 contributed FIRMS’ STRATEGIES AND CONSUMER BEHAVIOR3
5September 4, 2014
11:00-12:30
ROOM 211 contributed ENERGY3
6September 4, 2014
15:30-17:00
ROOM 207-208 invited REGULATION 3
7September 4, 2014
15:30-17:00
ROOM 209 contributed EMPIRICAL INDUSTRIAL ORGANIZATION I3
8September 4, 2014
15:30-17:00
ROOM 212 contributed INTERNATIONAL TRADE AND INTEGRATION3
9September 4, 2014
15:30-17:00
ROOM 210 contributed AUCTIONS AND PROCUREMENT3
10September 4, 2014
15:30-17:00
ROOM 211 contributed ORGANIZATION AND CULTURE3
11September 4, 2014
17:15-18:45
ROOM 207-208 invited EXPERIMENTS IN INDUSTRIAL ORGANIZATION 3
12September 4, 2014
17:15-18:45
ROOM 209 invited HEALTH ECONOMICS 3
13September 4, 2014
17:15-18:45
ROOM 212 contributed INTERNET ECONOMICS II 3
14September 4, 2014
17:15-18:45
ROOM 210 contributed PATENTS AND INNOVATION 3
15September 4, 2014
17:15-18:45
ROOM 211 contributed ECONOMIC THEORY3
16September 5, 2014
9:00-10:30
ROOM 207-208 invited EMPIRICAL INDUSTRIAL ORGANIZATION II3
17September 5, 2014
9:00-10:30
ROOM 209 contributed COMPETITION AND REGULATION I3
18September 5, 2014
9:00-10:30
ROOM 212 contributed QUALITY COMPETITION 2
19September 5, 2014
9:00-10:30
ROOM 210 contributed INFORMATION ECONOMICS AND SEARCH3
20September 5, 2014
11:00-12:30
ROOM 207-208 invited BUSINESS STRATEGY3
21September 5, 2014
11:00-12:30
ROOM 209 contributed APPLIED INDUSTRIAL ORGANIZATION 3
22September 5, 2014
11:00-12:30
ROOM 212 contributed INTERNET ECONOMICS III3
23September 5, 2014
11:00-12:30
ROOM 210 contributed COMPETITION AND REGULATION II3
24September 5, 2014
11:00-12:30
ROOM 211 contributed R&D: EMPIRICAL3
25September 5, 2014
15:30-17:00
ROOM 207-208 invited INNOVATION ECONOMICS 3
26September 5, 2014
15:30-17:00
ROOM 209 contributed EMPIRICAL INDUSTRIAL ORGANIZATION III3
27September 5, 2014
15:30-17:00
ROOM 212 contributed IO THEORY II3
28September 5, 2014
15:30-17:00
ROOM 210 contributed HEALTH AND LABOR ECONOMICS3
 

28 sessions, 83 papers, and 0 presentations with no associated papers


 

XXIX Jornadas de Economia Industrial

Detailed List of Sessions

                                                        
 
Session 1: INTERNET ECONOMICS I
September 4, 2014 11:00 to 12:30
ROOM 207-208
 
Session Chair: Matthew Ellman, Institute for Economic Analysis (CSIC)
Session type: invited
 

Do online social networks increase welfare?
By Manuel Mueller-Frank; IESE Business School
Mallesh Pai; University of Pennsylvania
   Presented by: Manuel Mueller-Frank, IESE Business School
 

News Aggregators and Competition Among Newspapers on the Internet
By Doh-Shin Jeon; Toulouse School of Economics
   Presented by: Doh-Shin Jeon, Toulouse School of Economics
 

Time Scarcity and the Market for News
By Larbi Alaoui; University of Pompeu Fabra
Fabrizio Germano; Universitat Pompeu Fabra
   Presented by: Fabrizio Germano, Universitat Pompeu Fabra
 
Session 2: R&D AND PRODUCTIVITY: EMPIRICAL
September 4, 2014 11:00 to 12:30
ROOM 209
 
Session Chair: Dolores Añon Higon, Universitat de Valencia
Session type: contributed
 

Entrepreneurship and Regional Productivity Revisited
By Pedro Ortín; Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona
Jose Luís Masón; Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona
   Presented by: Pedro Ortín, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona
   Discussant:   Ester Martinez-Ros, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
 

Environmental innovation and its impact on employment
By Rasi Kunapatarawong; Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
Ester Martinez-Ros; Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
   Presented by: Ester Martinez-Ros, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
   Discussant:   Laura Hospido, Bank of Spain
 

Corporate Basic Research and First-movers
By Dolores Añon Higon; Universitat de Valencia
   Presented by: Dolores Añon Higon, Universitat de Valencia
   Discussant:   Pedro Ortín, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona
 
Session 3: IO THEORY I
September 4, 2014 11:00 to 12:30
ROOM 212
 
Session Chair: Ramon Fauli-Oller, University of Alicante
Session type: contributed
 

Cooperation, R&D Spillovers and Antitrust Policy
By Ángel López; Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona
Xavier Vives; IESE Business School
   Presented by: Angel Lopez, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona
   Discussant:   Andrea Mantovani, University of Bologna
 

Learning, entry and competition with uncertain common entry costs
By Francis Bloch; Paris School of Economics
Fabrizi Simona; Massey University & ATE
Steffen Lippert; University of Otago
   Presented by: Fabrizi Simona, Massey University & ATE
   Discussant:   Angel Lopez, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona
 

Capacity restriction by retailers
By Ramon Fauli-Oller; University of Alicante
   Presented by: Ramon Fauli-Oller, University of Alicante
   Discussant:   Fabrizi Simona, Massey University & ATE
 
Session 4: FIRMS’ STRATEGIES AND CONSUMER BEHAVIOR
September 4, 2014 11:00 to 12:30
ROOM 210
 
Session Chair: Christian Michel, Universitat Pompeu Fabra; Barcelona GSE
Session type: contributed
 

Product Lines, Product Design, and Limited Attention
By Carsten Dahremöller; University of Bonn
Markus Fels; Karlsruhe Institute of Technology
   Presented by: Markus Fels, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology
   Discussant:   Aleix Calveras, Universitat de les Illes Balears
 

Platform pricing and consumer myopia: The case of airports
By Ricardo Flores-Fillol; Universitat Rovira i Virgili
Alberto Iozzi; SOAS, U. of London and Universita' Tor Vergata
Tommaso Valletti; Imperial College London
   Presented by: Ricardo Flores-Fillol, Universitat Rovira i Virgili
   Discussant:   Christos Constantatos, University of Macedonia
 

Contractual Structures and Consumer Misperceptions - The Case of Product Warranties
By Christian Michel; Universitat Pompeu Fabra; Barcelona GSE
   Presented by: Christian Michel, Universitat Pompeu Fabra; Barcelona GSE
   Discussant:   Markus Fels, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology
 
Session 5: ENERGY
September 4, 2014 11:00 to 12:30
ROOM 211
 
Session Chair: Sven Heim, ZEW Mannheim, Centre for European Economic Research Mannheim
Session type: contributed
 

Dash for Gas: The Sequel
By Andre Trindade; Getulio Vargas Foundation (FGV/EPGE)
   Presented by: Andre Trindade, Getulio Vargas Foundation (FGV/EPGE)
 

Market Signals and Investment in Intermittent Renewables
By Tiago Oliveira; University of Porto
   Presented by: Tiago Oliveira, University of Porto
   Discussant:   Andre Trindade, Getulio Vargas Foundation (FGV/EPGE)
 

A vision of the European energy future? The impact of the German response to the Fukushima earthquake
By Luigi Grossi; Università di Verona
Sven Heim; ZEW Mannheim, Centre for European Economic Research Mannheim
Michael Waterson; University of Warwick
   Presented by: Sven Heim, ZEW Mannheim, Centre for European Economic Research Mannheim
   Discussant:   Tiago Oliveira, University of Porto
 
Session 6: REGULATION
September 4, 2014 15:30 to 17:00
ROOM 207-208
 
Session Chair: Joan Calzada, Universitat de Barcelona
Session type: invited
 

Market power across the Channel: Are Continental European gas markets isolated?
By Albert Banal-Estanol; Universitat Pompeu Fabra and City Univer
   Presented by: Albert Banal-Estanol, Universitat Pompeu Fabra and City Univer
 

Who should pay for two-way interconnection?
By Sjaak Hurkens; Institute for Economic Analysis, CSIC
Angel Lopez; Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona
   Presented by: Sjaak Hurkens, Institute for Economic Analysis, CSIC
 

Net Neutrality and Asymmetric Platform Competition
By Marc Bourreau; Telecom ParisTech
   Presented by: Marc Bourreau, Telecom ParisTech
 
Session 7: EMPIRICAL INDUSTRIAL ORGANIZATION I
September 4, 2014 15:30 to 17:00
ROOM 209
 
Session Chair: Rosa Ferrer, Universitat Pompeu Fabra and Barcelona G
Session type: contributed
 

The role of captive consumers in retailers' location choice
By Anett Erdmann; Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
   Presented by: Anett Erdmann, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
   Discussant:   Helena Perrone, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona GSE
 

Simultaneous First-Price Auctions with Preferences over Combinations
By Pasquale Schiraldi; Lodon School of Economics
   Presented by: Pasquale Schiraldi, Lodon School of Economics
   Discussant:   Jose-Antonio Espin-Sanchez, Yale University
 

The Spanish Productivity Puzzle in the Great Recession
By Laura Hospido; Bank of Spain
Eva Moreno Galbis; GRANEM (University of Angers), CREST (France)
   Presented by: Laura Hospido, Bank of Spain
   Discussant:   Valerie Smeets, Aarhus School of Business
 
Session 8: INTERNATIONAL TRADE AND INTEGRATION
September 4, 2014 15:30 to 17:00
ROOM 212
 
Session Chair: Ricardo Ribeiro, Universidade Católica Portuguesa
Session type: contributed
 

Offshoring and the Shortening of the Quality Ladder: Evidence from Danish Apparel
By Valerie Smeets; Aarhus School of Business
Sharon Traiberman; Princeton
Frederic Warzynski; Aarhus School of Business
   Presented by: Frederic Warzynski, Aarhus School of Business
   Discussant:   Ricardo Ribeiro, Universidade Católica Portuguesa
 

Regional trade agreements in cost related markets
By Rafael Moner-Colonques; Universitat de València
Jose Sempere-Monerris; University of Valencia
   Presented by: Rafael Moner-Colonques, Universitat de València
   Discussant:   Frederic Warzynski, Aarhus School of Business
 

Quantifying the Coordinated Effects of Partial Horizontal Acquisitions
By Duarte Brito; Universidade Nova de Lisboa
Ricardo Ribeiro; Universidade Católica Portuguesa
Helder Vasconcelos; Universidade do Porto
   Presented by: Ricardo Ribeiro, Universidade Católica Portuguesa
   Discussant:   Andrea Günster, ETH Zurich
 
Session 9: AUCTIONS AND PROCUREMENT
September 4, 2014 15:30 to 17:00
ROOM 210
 
Session Chair: Roberto Burguet, Institute of Economic Analysis (CSIC)
Session type: contributed
 

Information Disclosure in Optimal Auctions
By Juan-José Ganuza; Universitat Pompeu Fabra
Jose Penalva; Universidad Carlos III
   Presented by: Juan-José Ganuza, Universitat Pompeu Fabra
   Discussant:   Sandro Shelegia, University of Vienna
 

Pre-auction or post-auction certification?
By Vitali Gretschko; University of Cologne
Alexander Rasch; University of Cologne
   Presented by: Vitali Gretschko, University of Cologne
   Discussant:   Jenny De Freitas Fernandes, Universitat de les Illes Balears
 

Procurement design with corruption
By Roberto Burguet; Institute of Economic Analysis (CSIC)
   Presented by: Roberto Burguet, Institute of Economic Analysis (CSIC)
   Discussant:   JOAQUIN COLEFF, UNIVERSIDAD DEL ROSARIO
 
Session 10: ORGANIZATION AND CULTURE
September 4, 2014 15:30 to 17:00
ROOM 211
 
Session Chair: Lluis Bru, Universitat de les Illes Balears
Session type: contributed
 

Hidden Interactions and Organizational Cultures
By Jaesoo Kim; IUPUI
Dongsoo Shin; Santa Clara University
   Presented by: Dongsoo Shin, Santa Clara University
   Discussant:   Tarek Jaber Lopez,
 

Institutional, idiosyncratic and physiological aspectes of corruption
By Tarek Jaber Lopez
   Presented by: Tarek Jaber Lopez,
   Discussant:   Eduard Alonso-Pauli, UIB
 

The interplay between procurement and the organizational structure of the …firm
By Eduard Alonso-Pauli; UIB
Lluis Bru; Universitat de les Illes Balears
   Presented by: Eduard Alonso-Pauli, UIB
   Discussant:   Dongsoo Shin, Santa Clara University
 
Session 11: EXPERIMENTS IN INDUSTRIAL ORGANIZATION
September 4, 2014 17:15 to 18:45
ROOM 207-208
 
Session Chair: Jordi Brandts, Institute of Economic Analysis (CSIC)
Session type: invited
 

The Causal Effects of Competition on Innovation: Experimental Evidence
By Philippe Aghion; Harvard University
Stefan Bechtold; ETH Zurich
Lea Cassar; University of Zurich
Holger Herz; University of Zurich
   Presented by: Holger Herz, University of Zurich
 

The effect of the strategic environment on collusion in indefinitely-repeated games
By Sigrid Suetens; Tilburg University
   Presented by: Sigrid Suetens, Tilburg University
 

Multiple openings of forward markets: Experimental evidence
By Jose Luis Ferreira; Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
Praveen Kujal; Business School
Stephen Rassenti; Chapman University
   Presented by: Jose Luis Ferreira, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
 
Session 12: HEALTH ECONOMICS
September 4, 2014 17:15 to 18:45
ROOM 209
 
Session Chair: Pau Olivella, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona
Session type: invited
 

Private versus Social Incentives for Pharmaceutical Innovation
By Paula Gonzalez; Universidad Pablo de Olavide
Inés Macho-Stadler; Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona and Barcelona GSE
David Pérez-Castrillo; Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona and Barcelona GSE
   Presented by: Paula Gonzalez, Universidad Pablo de Olavide
 

Drug launch timing and international reference pricing
By Nicolas Houy; CNRS - GATE
Izabela Jelovac; CNRS
   Presented by: Izabela Jelovac, CNRS
 

Estimates of Price Elasticities of Pharmaceutical Consumption for the Elderly
By Ana Tur Prats
Puig-Junoy Jaume; Pompeu Fabra University
Marcos Vera-Hernandez; University College London
   Presented by: Ana Tur Prats,
 
Session 13: INTERNET ECONOMICS II
September 4, 2014 17:15 to 18:45
ROOM 212
 
Session Chair: Olga Slivko, ZEW Mannheim (Centre for European Economic Research)
Session type: contributed
 

In google we trust?
By Matthew Ellman; Institute for Economic Analysis (CSIC)
   Presented by: Matthew Ellman, Institute for Economic Analysis (CSIC)
   Discussant:   Jin Huang, CEMFI
 

Should News Aggregators Charge Like Taxi Drivers?
By Jin Huang; CEMFI
   Presented by: Jin Huang, CEMFI
   Discussant:   Olga Slivko, ZEW Mannheim (Centre for European Economic Research)
 

Is there a peer effect in collaborative content generation? The evidence from German Wikipedia
By Olga Slivko; ZEW Mannheim (Centre for European Economic Research)
   Presented by: Olga Slivko, ZEW Mannheim (Centre for European Economic Research)
   Discussant:   Matthew Ellman, Institute for Economic Analysis (CSIC)
 
Session 14: PATENTS AND INNOVATION
September 4, 2014 17:15 to 18:45
ROOM 210
 
Session Chair: Firat Inceoglu, University of Würzburg
Session type: contributed
 

Why entrepreneurs choose risky R&D projects - but still not risky enough
By Helder Vasconcelos; Universidade do Porto
   Presented by: Helder Vasconcelos, Universidade do Porto
   Discussant:   Firat Inceoglu, University of Würzburg
 

The Dilemma of Defensive Patenting
By Jing-Yuan Chiou; National Taipei University
   Presented by: Jing-Yuan Chiou, National Taipei University
   Discussant:   Akio Torii, Chuo University
 

Licensing with Free Entry
By Toker Doganoglu; University of Würzburg
Firat Inceoglu; University of Würzburg
Johannes Muthers; University of Wuerzburg
   Presented by: Firat Inceoglu, University of Würzburg
   Discussant:   Jing-Yuan Chiou, National Taipei University
 
Session 15: ECONOMIC THEORY
September 4, 2014 17:15 to 18:45
ROOM 211
 
Session Chair: Daniel Garcia, University of Vienna
Session type: contributed
 

Vagueness of Language and Two-Dimensional State Uncertainty
By Saori Chiba; Università Ca' Foscari Venezia
   Presented by: Saori Chiba, Università Ca' Foscari Venezia
   Discussant:   Nora Wegner, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
 

Scalable Games
By Peter Eccles; Carlos III
Nora Wegner; Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
   Presented by: Nora Wegner, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
   Discussant:   Fabrizio Germano, Universitat Pompeu Fabra
 

Consumer Search with Observational Learning
By Daniel Garcia; University of Vienna
Sandro Shelegia; University of Vienna
   Presented by: Daniel Garcia, University of Vienna
   Discussant:   Roberto Burguet, Institute of Economic Analysis (CSIC)
 
Session 16: EMPIRICAL INDUSTRIAL ORGANIZATION II
September 5, 2014 9:00 to 10:30
ROOM 207-208
 
Session Chair: Helena Perrone, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona GSE
Session type: invited
 

A Quantitative Analysis of the Retail Market for Illicit Drugs
By Manolis Galenianos; Pennsylvania State University
Alessandro Gavazza; London School of Economics
   Presented by: Alessandro Gavazza, London School of Economics
 

Automobile Prices in Market Equilibrium with Unobserved Price Discrimination
By Isis Durrmeyer; University of Mannheim
Xavier D'Haultfoeuille; CREST
Philippe Fevrier; CREST
   Presented by: Isis Durrmeyer, University of Mannheim
 

Patents as Collateral and the Market for Venture Lending
By Carlos Serrano; Pompeu Fabra University
Rosemarie Ziedonis; University of Oregon
   Presented by: Carlos Serrano, Pompeu Fabra University
 
Session 17: COMPETITION AND REGULATION I
September 5, 2014 9:00 to 10:30
ROOM 209
 
Session Chair: Jo Seldeslachts, University of Amsterdam
Session type: contributed
 

Enforcement of European Competition Policy - Impact on Competition and Efficiency
By Andrea Günster; ETH Zurich
Gordon Klein; DICE, University of Düsseldorf
   Presented by: Andrea Günster, ETH Zurich
   Discussant:   Germain Gaudin, Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf
 

The fight against cartels: a transatlantic perspective
By Andrea Mantovani; University of Bologna
   Presented by: Andrea Mantovani, University of Bologna
   Discussant:   Kebin Ma, University of Warwick
 

Deterrence in EU Merger Policy
By Jo Seldeslachts; University of Amsterdam
   Presented by: Jo Seldeslachts, University of Amsterdam
   Discussant:   Christian Michel, Universitat Pompeu Fabra; Barcelona GSE
 
Session 18: QUALITY COMPETITION
September 5, 2014 9:00 to 10:30
ROOM 212
 
Session Chair: Aleix Calveras, Universitat de les Illes Balears
Session type: contributed
 

Private certi cation and certi ers' objective
By Lucie Bottega; Toulouse School of Economics
Jenny De Freitas Fernandes; Universitat de les Illes Balears
   Presented by: Jenny De Freitas Fernandes, Universitat de les Illes Balears
   Discussant:   Rafael Moner-Colonques, Universitat de València
 

Quality externalities in spatial competition: the case of sustainable tourism
By Aleix Calveras; Universitat de les Illes Balears
   Presented by: Aleix Calveras, Universitat de les Illes Balears
   Discussant:   Ricardo Flores-Fillol, Universitat Rovira i Virgili
 
Session 19: INFORMATION ECONOMICS AND SEARCH
September 5, 2014 9:00 to 10:30
ROOM 210
 
Session Chair: Sandro Shelegia, University of Vienna
Session type: contributed
 

Non-Reservation Price Equilibria and Search Without Priors
By Alexei Parakhonyak; National Research University Higher School of Economics
   Presented by: Alexei Parakhonyak, National Research University Higher School of Economics
   Discussant:   Daniel Garcia, University of Vienna
 

Cheap Talk Versus Information Disclosure in Buyer-Seller Communication
By JOAQUIN COLEFF; UNIVERSIDAD DEL ROSARIO
   Presented by: JOAQUIN COLEFF, UNIVERSIDAD DEL ROSARIO
   Discussant:   Saori Chiba, Università Ca' Foscari Venezia
 

Beliefs, Market Size and Consumer Search
By Maarten Janssen; University of Vienna
Sandro Shelegia; University of Vienna
   Presented by: Sandro Shelegia, University of Vienna
   Discussant:   Vitali Gretschko, University of Cologne
 
Session 20: BUSINESS STRATEGY
September 5, 2014 11:00 to 12:30
ROOM 207-208
 
Session Chair: Juan Santalo, IE
Session type: invited
 

Super Partes? Assessing the Effect of Judicial Independence on Creative Destruction in a Quasi-Experimental Context
By Giovanni Valentini; Bocconi University
   Presented by: Giovanni Valentini, Bocconi University
 

‘Make or Buy’ as Competitive Strategy: Evidence from the Spanish Local TV Industry
By Ricard Gil; Johns Hopkins
Christian Ruzzier; UdeSA
   Presented by: Ricard Gil, Johns Hopkins
 

Are Joint Patents Collusive? Evidence from the U.S. and Europe
By Andrea Fosfuri; Bocconi University
Christian Helmers; Santa Clara University
Catherine Roux; University of St.Gallen
   Presented by: Andrea Fosfuri, Bocconi University
 
Session 21: APPLIED INDUSTRIAL ORGANIZATION
September 5, 2014 11:00 to 12:30
ROOM 209
 
Session Chair: Ramón Mateo Escobar, University of Oviedo
Session type: contributed
 

The Illiquidity of Water Markets
By Javier Donna; The Ohio State University
Jose-Antonio Espin-Sanchez; Yale University
   Presented by: Jose-Antonio Espin-Sanchez, Yale University
   Discussant:   Pasquale Schiraldi, Lodon School of Economics
 

Department Stores as Two-sided Markets
By Akio Torii; Chuo University
   Presented by: Akio Torii, Chuo University
   Discussant:   Alexei Parakhonyak, National Research University Higher School of Economics
 

Monitoring market power in public work tenders
By Ramón Mateo Escobar; University of Oviedo
Luis Orea; University of Oviedo
   Presented by: Ramón Mateo Escobar, University of Oviedo
   Discussant:   Xosé Luís Fernández-López, Universidad de Cantabria
 
Session 22: INTERNET ECONOMICS III
September 5, 2014 11:00 to 12:30
ROOM 212
 
Session Chair: Florian Schuett, Tilburg University
Session type: contributed
 

Competing One-Way Essential Complements : the Forgotten Side of the Net Neutrality Story
By Sébastien Broos; University of Liège
   Presented by: Sébastien Broos, University of Liège
   Discussant:   Florian Schuett, Tilburg University
 

High-Speed Internet and Firm Productivity – Quasi-Experimental Evidence from the Province of Trento –
By Giulia Canzian; IRVAPP
Samuele Poy; IRVAPP-FBK
Simone Schüller; IRVAPP-FBK
   Presented by: Giulia Canzian, IRVAPP
   Discussant:   Sébastien Broos, University of Liège
 

Net neutrality and inflation of traffic
By Martin Peitz; University of Mannheim
Florian Schuett; Tilburg University
   Presented by: Florian Schuett, Tilburg University
   Discussant:   Joan Calzada, Universitat de Barcelona
 
Session 23: COMPETITION AND REGULATION II
September 5, 2014 11:00 to 12:30
ROOM 210
 
Session Chair: Gerard Llobet, CEMFI
Session type: contributed
 

Cost Asymmetry and Market-Dividing Cartels: Implications for Leniency Programs
By Kebin Ma; University of Warwick
   Presented by: Kebin Ma, University of Warwick
   Discussant:   Claudia Robles, CEMFI
 

On the Antitrust Economics of the Electronic Books Industry
By Germain Gaudin; Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf
Alexander White; Tsinghua University, School of Economics
   Presented by: Germain Gaudin, Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf
   Discussant:   Gerard Llobet, CEMFI
 

Getting the show on the road: Regulatory Incentives and Re-election Concerns
By Claudia Robles; CEMFI
   Presented by: Claudia Robles, CEMFI
   Discussant:   Lluis Bru, Universitat de les Illes Balears
 
Session 24: R&D: EMPIRICAL
September 5, 2014 11:00 to 12:30
ROOM 211
 
Session Chair: Óscar Vicente, Universidad de Valencia
Session type: contributed
 

Reviving demand-pull perspectives: The effect of demand uncertainty and stagnancy on R&D strategy
By Jose García-Quevedo; University of Barcelona
gabriele pellegrino; universitat de barcelona
Maria Savona; University of Sussex
   Presented by: gabriele pellegrino, universitat de barcelona
   Discussant:   Óscar Vicente, Universidad de Valencia
 

National or international public funding? Subsidies or loans? Evaluating the innovation impact of R&D support programmes
By Elena Huergo; Universidad Complutense de Madrid
Lourdes Moreno; Universidad Complutense de Madrid
   Presented by: Lourdes Moreno, Universidad Complutense de Madrid
   Discussant:   gabriele pellegrino, universitat de barcelona
 

Financial constraints and Spanish manufacturing firms’ R&D and exporting strategies
By Juan A. Mañez; University of Valencia and ERICES
Maria Engracia Rochina-Barrachina; University of Valencia and ERICES
Juan Sanchis; University of Valencia
Óscar Vicente; Universidad de Valencia
   Presented by: Óscar Vicente, Universidad de Valencia
   Discussant:   Lourdes Moreno, Universidad Complutense de Madrid
 
Session 25: INNOVATION ECONOMICS
September 5, 2014 15:30 to 17:00
ROOM 207-208
 
Session Chair: Ines Macho-Stadler, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona
Session type: invited
 

The Optimal Scope of the Royalty Base in Patent Licensing
By Gerard Llobet; CEMFI
Atilano Jorge Padilla; Compass Lexecon
   Presented by: Gerard Llobet, CEMFI
 

Key success drivers in national research agency grant programs: Evidence from the UK's EPSRC
By Albert Banal-Estanol; Universitat Pompeu Fabra and City Univer
Inés Macho-Stadler; Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona and Barcelona GSE
David Pérez-Castrillo; Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona and Barcelona GSE
   Presented by: David Pérez-Castrillo, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona and Barcelona GSE
 

Which IP strategies do young highly innovative firms choose?
By Reinhilde Veugelers; KULeuven
   Presented by: Reinhilde Veugelers, KULeuven
 
Session 26: EMPIRICAL INDUSTRIAL ORGANIZATION III
September 5, 2014 15:30 to 17:00
ROOM 209
 
Session Chair: Javier Asensio, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona
Session type: contributed
 

Rethinking Deindustrialization
By Andrew Bernard; Dartmouth College
Valerie Smeets; Aarhus School of Business
Frederic Warzynski; Aarhus School of Business
   Presented by: Valerie Smeets, Aarhus School of Business
   Discussant:   Dolores Añon Higon, Universitat de Valencia
 

Housing cycle and technical efficiency change: Evidence from the Spanish construction sector
By Xosé Luís Fernández-López; Universidad de Cantabria
Pedro Pablo Coto Millán; Universidad de Cantabria
   Presented by: Xosé Luís Fernández-López, Universidad de Cantabria
   Discussant:   Javier Asensio, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona
 

Consumers' Response to Product Safety Threats: Evidence from the Mad Cow Disease
By Rosa Ferrer; Universitat Pompeu Fabra and Barcelona GSE
Helena Perrone; Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona GSE
   Presented by: Rosa Ferrer, Universitat Pompeu Fabra and Barcelona G
   Discussant:   Anett Erdmann, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
 
Session 27: IO THEORY II
September 5, 2014 15:30 to 17:00
ROOM 212
 
Session Chair: Maria Alipranti, Universität Düsseldorf
Session type: contributed
 

Manufacturers Mergers and Product Variety in Vertically Related Markets
By Chrysovalantou Milliou; Athens University of Economics and Business
Joel Sandonis; University of Alicante
   Presented by: Joel Sandonis, University of Alicante
   Discussant:   Ramon Caminal, CSIC
 

Accommodation effects in successive Cournot Oligopolies
By Christos Constantatos; University of Macedonia
Ioannis Pinopoulos; University of Macedonia
   Presented by: Christos Constantatos, University of Macedonia
   Discussant:   Maria Alipranti, Universität Düsseldorf
 

The Speed of Technological Adoption: Two-tier vs. One-tier Industries
By Maria Alipranti; Universität Düsseldorf
Chrysovalantou Milliou; Athens University of Economics and Business
Emmanuel Petrakis; University of Crete
   Presented by: Maria Alipranti, Universität Düsseldorf
   Discussant:   Joel Sandonis, University of Alicante
 
Session 28: HEALTH AND LABOR ECONOMICS
September 5, 2014 15:30 to 17:00
ROOM 210
 
Session Chair: Matilde Machado, Universidad Carlos III
Session type: contributed
 

Second Opinions in Markets for Expert Services: Experimental Evidence
By Wanda Mimra; ETH Zurich
Alexander Rasch; University of Cologne
Christian Waibel; ETH Zurich
   Presented by: Alexander Rasch, University of Cologne
   Discussant:   Matilde Machado, Universidad Carlos III
 

An estimation of worker and firm effects with censored data
By Yolanda F. Rebollo-Sanz; Universidad Pablo de Olavide
   Presented by: Ainara González de San Román, Universidad del País Vasco
   Discussant:   Giulia Canzian, IRVAPP
 

Asymmetric information and Price Discrimination in the Chilean Private Health Insurance Market
By Dolores de la Mata; Universidad del Rosario
   Presented by: Matilde Machado, Universidad Carlos III
   Discussant:   Alexander Rasch, University of Cologne
 

28 sessions, 83 papers, and 0 presentations with no associated papers
 
Index of Participants

Legend: C=chair, P=Presenter, D=Discussant
#ParticipantRoles in Conference
1Añon Higon, DoloresC2, P2, D26
2Alipranti, MariaC27, D27, P27
3Alonso-Pauli, EduardD10, P10
4Asensio, JavierC26, D26
5Banal-Estanol, AlbertP6
6Bourreau, MarcP6
7Brandts, JordiC11
8Broos, SébastienD22, P22
9Bru, LluisC10, D23
10Burguet, RobertoC9, P9, D15
11Calveras, AleixD4, C18, P18
12Calzada, JoanC6, D22
13Caminal, RamonD27
14Canzian, GiuliaP22, D28
15Chiba, SaoriP15, D19
16Chiou, Jing-YuanD14, P14
17COLEFF, JOAQUIND9, P19
18Constantatos, ChristosD4, P27
19De Freitas Fernandes, JennyD9, P18
20Durrmeyer, IsisP16
21Ellman, MatthewC1, D13, P13
22Erdmann, AnettP7, D26
23Espin-Sanchez, Jose-AntonioD7, P21
24Fauli-Oller, RamonC3, P3
25Fels, MarkusD4, P4
26Fernández-López, Xosé LuísD21, P26
27Ferreira, Jose LuisP11
28Ferrer, RosaC7, P26
29Flores-Fillol, RicardoP4, D18
30Fosfuri, AndreaP20
31Ganuza, Juan-JoséP9
32Garcia, DanielC15, P15, D19
33Gaudin, GermainD17, P23
34Gavazza, AlessandroP16
35Günster, AndreaD8, P17
36Germano, FabrizioP1, D15
37Gil, RicardP20
38Gonzalez, PaulaP12
39González de San Román, AinaraP28
40Gretschko, VitaliP9, D19
41Heim, SvenC5, P5
42Herz, HolgerP11
43Hospido, LauraD2, P7
44Huang, JinD13, P13
45Hurkens, SjaakP6
46Inceoglu, FiratC14, D14, P14
47Jaber Lopez, TarekD10, P10
48Jelovac, IzabelaP12
49Jeon, Doh-ShinP1
50Llobet, GerardC23, D23, P25
51Lopez, AngelD3, P3
52Ma, KebinD17, P23
53Machado, MatildeD28, P28, C28
54Macho-Stadler, InesC25
55Mantovani, AndreaD3, P17
56Martinez-Ros, EsterD2, P2
57Mateo Escobar, RamónC21, P21
58Michel, ChristianC4, P4, D17
59Moner-Colonques, RafaelP8, D18
60Moreno, LourdesD24, P24
61Mueller-Frank, ManuelP1
62Oliveira, TiagoD5, P5
63Olivella, PauC12
64Ortín, PedroD2, P2
65Parakhonyak, AlexeiP19, D21
66Pérez-Castrillo, DavidP25
67pellegrino, gabrieleD24, P24
68Perrone, HelenaD7, C16
69Rasch, AlexanderD28, P28
70Ribeiro, RicardoC8, D8, P8
71Robles, ClaudiaD23, P23
72Sandonis, JoelD27, P27
73Santalo, JuanC20
74Schiraldi, PasqualeP7, D21
75Schuett, FlorianC22, D22, P22
76Seldeslachts, JoC17, P17
77Serrano, CarlosP16
78Shelegia, SandroD9, C19, P19
79Shin, DongsooD10, P10
80Simona, FabriziD3, P3
81Slivko, OlgaC13, D13, P13
82Smeets, ValerieD7, P26
83Suetens, SigridP11
84Torii, AkioD14, P21
85Trindade, AndreD5, P5
86Tur Prats, AnaP12
87Valentini, GiovanniP20
88Vasconcelos, HelderP14
89Veugelers, ReinhildeP25
90Vicente, ÓscarC24, D24, P24
91Warzynski, FredericD8, P8
92Wegner, NoraD15, P15

 

This program was last updated on 2014-09-02 7:37:11 EDT