DIW Berlin: Topic Competition and Regulation

Topic Competition and Regulation

177 results, from 171
Externe referierte Aufsätze

Coordination Failure with Multiple-Source Lending: The Cost of Protection against a Powerful Lender

We analyze how a firm might protect quasirents in an environment of imperfect capital markets, where switching lenders is costly to the borrower, and contracts are incomplete. As switching costs make the firm vulnerable to ex post exploitation, it may want to diversify lending. Multiple-source lending, however, suffers from coordination failure. An uncoordinated withdrawal of funds will force a

In: Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics 158 (2002), 2, S. 256-275 | Franz Hubert, Dorothea Schäfer
Economic Bulletin 8 / 2002

The InnoRegio Programme: Implementing the Promotion and Developing the Networks

2002| Alexander Eickelpasch, Martina Kauffeld, Ingo Pfeiffer
Diskussionspapiere 295 / 2002

Managerial Incentives, Innovation and Product Market Competition

This paper investigates the strategic value of the managerial incentive scheme in affecting firms' incentive in R&D investment and their product market activities. Firstly, we find that in Cournot-quantity competition, owners strategically assign a non-profitmaximization objective to their managers. Consequently, managers in a delegation game invest more in cost-reducing R&D, and have higher

2002| Zhentang Zhang
Weitere Aufsätze

The Internet's Impact on the Market for Antiquarian Books: Some Unexpected Empirical Results

In: Thorsten Wichmann (Hrsg.) , Economics and the Internet II
S. 59-63
| Björn Frank, Guntram R. M. Hepperle

Product Quality, Productivity and Competitiveness: A Study of British and German Ceramic Tableware Industries

London: NIESR, 2002, 102 S.
(Occasional Papers / National Institute of Economic and Social Research ; 55)
| Valerie Jarvis, Mary O'Mahony, Hans Wessels
Economic Bulletin 1 / 2002

The InnoRegio Initiative: The Concept and First Results of the Complementary Research

2002| Alexander Eickelpasch, Martina Kauffeld-Monz, Ingo Pfeiffer, UlrichG. Wurzel, Thomas Bachmann
Economic Bulletin 6 / 2001

Are Wages the Stumbling Block in the Way of Competitiveness for East German Firms?

2001| Bernd Görzig, Martin Gornig
177 results, from 171