March 10, 2016

Berlin IO Day

The 6th Berlin IO Day

Date

March 10, 2016

Location

ESMT Berlin
European School of Management and Technology
Schloßplatz 1
10178 Berlin

The Berlin IO Day is a one-day workshop sponsored by the Berlin Centre for Consumer Policies (BCCP) and supported by Berlin's leading academic institutions, including DIW Berlin, ESMT, 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.

09:00

Registration
09:40 Opening
Michał Grajek (ESMT)

Morning

Chair:

Daniel Klapper (HU Berlin)  
09:45 A Comparison of Approaches to Advertising Measurement: Evidence from Big Field Experiments at Facebook
Florian Zettelmeyer (Northwestern University)
10:45 Discussion
11:00 Coffee Break
11:30 A Model of the Customer Complaint Organization: The Role of Hassle Costs (with Yi Zhu)
Anthony Dukes (University of Southern California)
12:30 Discussion
12:45 Lunch

Afternoon

Chair:

Hannes Ullrich, Jo Seldeslachts (DIW Berlin)  
14:00 Estimating Dynamic R&D Choice: An Analysis of Costs and Long-Run Benefits (joint with Bettina Peters, Mark J. Roberts, Helmut Fryges)
Van Anh Vuong (University of Cologne)
15:00 Discussion
15:15 The Law of One Price in Auctions with Outside Competition
J. Philipp Reiß (Karlsruhe Institute of Technology)
16:15 Discussion
16:30 Coffee Break
17:00 Firm Performance in a Global Economy
Jan De Loecker (Princeton University)
18:00 Discussion
18:15 Concluding Remarks
Tomaso Duso (DIW Berlin)
20:00 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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