March 13, 2015

Berlin IO Day

The 4th Berlin IO Day

Date

March 13, 2015

The Berlin IO Day is a one-day workshop sponsored by Berlin's leading academic institutions, including DIW Berlin, ESMT, Freie Universität Berlin, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Technische Universität Berlin, and WZB which takes place twice a year, in the Fall and in the Spring. The aim is to create an international forum for high quality research in Industrial Organization in the heart of Berlin, one of Europe's most vibrant and intellectually lively cities.

The 4th Berlin IO Day took place at Technische Universität Berlin.

09:00 Registration

09:40 Welcome
Radosveta Ivanova-Stenzel (Technische Universität Berlin)

Morning

Chair:

Paul Heidhues (ESMT)

 
09:45


10:45
Integration, Delegation and Management in Industry Equilibrium
Patrick Legros (Université Libre des Brussels)
Discussion
11:00 Coffee break  
11:30


12:30
Effects of Price Endings on Demand and Pricing (joint with Daniel Klapper)
German Zenetti (Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin)
Discussion

12:45

Lunch
 

Afternoon

Chair:

Steffen Huck (WZB)

 
14:00


15:00
Measuring the Bias of Technological Change (joint with Jordi Jaumandreu)
Ulrich Doraszelski
(Wharton University of Pennsylvania)
Discussion
15:15


16:15
Self-Signaling and Pro-Social Behavior: a Cause Marketing Mobile Field Experiment (joint with Xueming Luo and Zheng Fang)
Jean-Pierre Dubé (University of Chicago)
Discussion
16:30 Coffee Break
17:00

18:00
False Advertising and Consumer Protection Policy (joint with Chris Wilson)
Andrew Rhodes (Toulouse School of Economics)
Discussion

18:15

Closing remarks

Tomaso Duso (DIW Berlin)
 

19:30

Dinner (by invitation only)
 

The Berlin IO Day is a one-day workshop sponsored by the Berlin Centre for Consumer Policies (BCCP) and supported by the Berlin's leading academic institutions, including DIW Berlin, ESMT Berlin, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Technische Universität Berlin, and WZB which takes place twice a year, in the Fall and in the Spring.

For each Berlin IO Day, we will invite four or five speakers to present their recent work on a variety of IO topics, followed by a general discussion. The aim is to create an international forum for high quality research in Industrial Organization in the heart of Berlin, one of Europe's most vibrant and intellectually lively cities.

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