Prof. Dr. Tomaso Duso

Prof. Dr. Tomaso Duso
Head of Department
Firms and Markets
Field(s) of work
Markets and Competition
Key activities
  • Applied Microeconometrics
  • Empirical Industrial Economics
  • Competition Policy and Regulation
  • Law and Economics
  • Management

    Lectures at DIW Berlin

  • Vortrag Alternative Geld- und Finanzarchitekturen : Jahrestagung 2017 des Vereins für Socialpolitik
    Wien, Österreich, 03.09.2017 - 06.09.2017

    The Effect of Supermarket Mergers on Prices and Variety
    Tomaso Duso

  • Vortrag SHAReCONOMY - Embassy Lab on Sharing Economy | Hybrid Space Lab
    Berlin, 07.07.2017

    The Sharing Economy : How Should Policy Makers Address It?
    Tomaso Duso

  • Vortrag Network of Industrial Economists Annual Conference : NIE 2017
    Loughborough, Großbritannien, 23.06.2017

    The Effect of Supermarket Mergers on Variety : An Ex-Post Evaluation
    Tomaso Duso, Elena Argentesi, Paolo Buccirossi, Roberto Cervone, Alessia Marrazzo

  • Diskussionsteilnahme Competition Issues in Pharmaceuticals: The Challenges Ahead : CCP/UEA Workshop
    London, Großbritannien, 22.06.2017

    Patents & Generic Entry in Pharma Markets : Discussion
    Tomaso Duso

  • Vortrag 3rd Annual Conference on Competition Policy : BECCLE 2017
    Bergen, Norwegen, 27.04.2017 - 28.04.2017

    A Retrospective Study of State Aid Control in the German Broadband Market
    Tomaso Duso, Mattia Nardotto, Jo Seldeslachts

  • Research Projects

    Aktuelles Projekt

    Economic impact of competition policy enforcement on the functioning of télécoms markets in the EU

    Themen: Aktueller Schwerpunkt: Verbraucher und Verbraucherpolitik, Europäische Union, Medienwirtschaft, Telekommunikation, Informationswirtschaft, Wettbewerbspolitik und Regulierung, Wirtschaftszweige
    Aktuelles Projekt

    Berlin Centre for Consumer Policies (BCCP)

    Themen: Aktueller Schwerpunkt: Aktuelle Steuerfragen in Deutschland, Aktueller Schwerpunkt: Verbraucher und Verbraucherpolitik, Berlin und Brandenburg, Europäische Union, Geld und Finanzmärkte, Wettbewerbspolitik und Regulierung, Wirtschaftsordnung und Wirtschaftspolitik
    Abgeschlossenes Projekt

    The economic impact of enforcement of competition policies on the functioning of EU energy markets

    Themen: Aktueller Schwerpunkt: Verbraucher und Verbraucherpolitik, Energieökonomik, Europäische Union, Wettbewerbspolitik und Regulierung, Wirtschaftszweige

    CV - Short Version

    Professional Position:

    • Since 04/2013: Head of Department, Firms and Markets, DIW Berlin
    • Since 04/2011: Professor, Düsseldorfer Institute for Competition Economics
    • 08/2004 - 03/2011: Research Fellow, Humbolt University Berlin
    • 08/2004 - 03/2011: Research Fellow, Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin (WZB)
    • 03/2003 - 06/2004: Assistant Professor, University of Vienna
    • 01/2002 - 02/2003: Research Fellow, Humboldt University Berlin
    • 09/1998 - 12/2001: Junior Research Fellow, Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin (WZB)



    • 07/2002: Doctor Rerum Politicarum (Ph.D.), Humboldt University Berlin
    • 03/1996: Laurea in Economia, Ca´Foscari University, Venice


    Representative Publications:

    • Ex-post Merger Evaluation in the UK Retail Market for Books (with Luca Aguzzoni, Elena Argentesi, Lorenzo Ciari, and Massimo Tognoni), Journal of Industrial Economics, 2016, 64, 1, 170-200.
    • The Welfare Impact of Parallel Imports: A Structural Approach applied to the German Market for Oral Antidiabetics (with Annika Herr and Moritz Suppliet), Health Economics, 2014, 23, 1036–1057.
    • Collusion through Joint R&D: An Empirical Assessment (with Lars-Hendrik Röller and Jo Seldeslachts) The Review of Economics and Statistics, 2014, 96, 2, 349–370.
    • An Empirical Assessment of the 2004 EU Merger Policy Reform (with Klaus Gugler and Florian Szücs), Economic Journal, 2013, 123, 572, F596-F619.
    • Competition Policy and Productivity Growth: An Emprical Assessment, (with Paolo Buccirossi, Lorenzo Ciari, Giancarlo Spagnolo, and Cristiana Vitale), The Review of Economics and Statistics, 2013, 95, 4: 1324-1336.
    • How Effective is European Merger Control?, (mit Klaus Gugler und Burcin Yurtoglu),European Economic Review, 2011, 55, 7, 980-1006.
    • The Political Economy of Mobile Telecommunications Liberalization: Evidence from the OECD Countries, (mit Jo Seldeslachts), Journal of Comparative Economics, 2010, 38, 2, 199-216.
    • The Political Economy of European Merger Control: Evidence Using Stock Market Data, (mitDamien Neven und Lars-Hendrik Röller), The Journal of Law and Economics, 2007, 50, 3, 455-489.