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DIW Applied Micro Seminar

Optimal Benefit-Based Corporate Income Tax

Abstract:   I derive an optimal benefit-based corporate tax rate formula as a function of the public input elasticity of profits and the (net of) tax elasticity of profits. I argue that the existence of the corporate income tax should be ...

28.02.2020| Simon Naitram, University of the West Indies, Barbados
Externe referierte Aufsätze

Industry Conversion Tables for German Firm-Level Data

In: Jahrbücher für Nationalökonomie und Statistik (2020), im Ersch. [online first: 2019-09-21] | Steffi Dierks, Alexander Schiersch, Jan Stede
Diskussionspapiere 1843 / 2020

Merger Efficiency Gains: Evidence from a Large Transport Merger in France

Many industries are seeing an increase in concentration, leading to a discussion on the effectiveness of horizontal merger enforcement. The policy debate shows that one of the key arguments put forward when supporting potential mergers is the ...

2020| Ariane Charpin, Joanna Piechuka
Brown Bag Seminar Cluster Industrial Economics

Determinants of Ownership Changes in the Market for Diabetes

Abstract:  This paper investigates the determinants of ownership changes of drug candidates in one of the most important current pharma markets —the market for diabetes. We in particular look at how do the competitive circumstances, ...

20.12.2019| Jan Malek
Brown Bag Seminar Cluster Industrial Economics

State-owned Firms and Payout Policy - Evidence from German Municipal Firms

This study investigates the payout policy of state-owned municipal firms. Based on insights from agency theory we derive an empirically testable model based on Lintner's corporate dividend policy model accounting for the characteristics of state ...

22.11.2019| Astrid Cullmann, DIW Berlin & TU Berlin
Statements

Tesla-Werk ist ermutigendes Signal für Automobilstandort Deutschland

Zur Ankündigung des Elektroautobauers Tesla, ein Werk in der Region Berlin-Brandenburg zu errichten, äußert sich der DIW-Ökonom Alexander Schiersch, wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter in der Abteilung Unternehmen und Märkte am ...

13.11.2019| Alexander Schiersch
Brown Bag Seminar Cluster Industrial Economics

Choosing between Explicit Cartel Formation and Tacit Collusion – An Experiment

Abstract: Antitrust authorities try to detect and sanction existing cartels and hinder the formation of new ones. Firms nevertheless try to collude while avoiding sanctions, for example by colluding tacitly instead of explicitly forming a cartel. In ...

08.11.2019| Maximilian Andres, University of Potsdam
Pressemitteilung

Hoher Anteil ländlicher Regionen hemmt ostdeutsches Produktivitätswachstum

Trotz Annäherungsprozess bleibt Produktivität in Ostdeutschland niedriger als in Westdeutschland, im industriellen Sektor beträgt der Rückstand rund 20 Prozent – Starke ländliche Prägung und Produktionsschwäche der weniger stark besiedelten städtischen Räume sind Gründe für Produktivitätsdefizit des Ostens – Maßnahmen ..

23.10.2019
Brown Bag Seminar Cluster Industrial Economics

Performance, Competition and Corporate Social Responsibility in Organisations

Abstract: We examine experimentally the impact of corporate social responsibility techniques on individuals’ performance and willingness to compete. Our baseline treatment adopts the Niederle-Vesterlund (2007) paradigm whereby individuals ...

13.09.2019| Michaelis Drouvelis, University of Birmingham
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