March 15, 2019

Berlin IO Day

The 11th Berlin IO Day

Date

March 15, 2019

Location

Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
Room 22
Spandauer Straße 1
10178 Berlin

Speaker

Giacomo Calzolari, Tobias Gamp, Alessandro Iaria, Pasquale Schiraldi, Nicholas Schutz

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, and Technische Universität Berlin 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.

09:15 Registration
09:55 Opening
Daniel Klapper, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin

Morning
Chair: Özlem Bedre-Defolie, ESMT Berlin

10:00 Artificial Intelligence, Algorithmic Pricing and Collusion
Giacomo Calzolari, European University Institute (with Emilio Calvano, Vincenzo Denicolò, and Sergio Pastorello)
11:00 Coffee Break
11:15 Identification and Estimation of Demand for Bundles: The Case of the RTE Cereal Industry
Alessandro Iaria, University of Bristol (with Ao Wang)
12:15 Lunch

Afternoon
Chair: Sebastian Schweighofer-Kodritsch, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin

13:30 All-Pay Oligopolies: Price Competition with Unobservable Inventory Choices
Nicolas Schutz, University of Mannheim (with Joao Montez)
14:30 Cursed Beliefs in Search Markets
Tobias Gamp, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin (with Daniel Krähmer)
15:30 Coffee Break
16:00

Time Preferences in Dynamic Discrete-Continuous Models
Pasquale Schiraldi, London School of Economics and Political Science (with Philippe Bracke and Matthew R. Levy)

17:00 Closing Remarks
Tomaso Duso (DIW Berlin)
19:00 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, and Technische Universität Berlin 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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