Prof. Dr. Tomaso Duso

Head of Department in the

Firms and Markets Department

Research Topics and Working Areas

Tomaso Duso is Head of the Firms and Markets Department at the Deutsches Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung (DIW Berlin), a professor of empirical industrial economics at the Technische Universität (TU) Berlin, and the spokesperson of the Berlin Centre for Consumer Policies (BCCP). He is also a Research Fellow for the CEPR and CESIfo as well as member of the Economic Advisory Group on Competition Policy (EAGCP) of the European Commission. His research interests are in applied econometrics in the fields of industrial organization, competition policy, regulation, and management. His papers have been published in The Review of Economics and Statistics, The Economic Journal, The Journal of Law and Economics, European Economic Review, and Journal of Management Studies among other academic journals. He advised several public bodies, such as various DGs of the European Commission, the UK Competition Commission and Competition and Markets Authority, the Dutch Authority for Consumers and Markets, the OECD, and the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development on competition policy issues.



European Economic Review 98

Market Power and Heterogeneous Pass-Through in German Electricity Retail

2017 | Tomaso Duso, Florian Szücs
Journal of Industrial Economics, 64, 1

Ex-post Merger Evaluation in the UK Retail Market for Books

2016 | Luca Aguzzoni, Elena Argentesi, Lorenzo Ciari, Tomaso, Duso, Massimo Tognoni
The Review of Economics and Statistics, 96, 2

Collusion through Joint R&D: An Empirical Assessment

2014 | Tomaso Duso, Lars-Hendrik Röller, Jo Seldeslachts
Economic Journal, 123, 572

An Empirical Assessment of the 2004 EU Merger Policy Reform

2013 | Tomas Duso, Klaus Gugler, Florian Szücs
The Review of Economics and Statistics, 95, 4

Competition Policy and Productivity Growth: An Emprical Assessment

2013 | Paolo Buccirossi, Lorenzo Ciari, Tomaso Duso, Giancarlo Spagnolo, Cristiana Vitale
DIW Wochenbericht 7 / 2021

Kurzzeitvermietungen lassen Mieten steigen, können aber auch positive Effekte haben: Interview

2021| Tomaso Duso, Erich Wittenberg
DIW Wochenbericht 7 / 2021

Durch Airbnb-Vermietungen steigen in Berlin die Mieten

2021| Tomaso Duso, Claus Michelsen, Maximilian Schäfer, Kevin Tran
Diskussionspapiere 1931 / 2021

A Retrospective Study of State Aid Control in the German Broadband Market

2021| Tomaso Duso, Mattia Nardotto, Jo Seldeslachts
Diskussionspapiere 1930 / 2021

Market Concentration in Europe: Evidence from Antitrust Markets

2021| Pauline Affeldt, Tomaso Duso, Klaus Gugler, Joanna Piechucka
DIW Wochenbericht 42 / 2020

Beschränkungen der EU-Regionalbeihilfen müssen überdacht werden: Interview

2020| Tomaso Duso, Erich Wittenberg
Externe referierte Aufsätze

Merger Policy in Digital Markets: An Ex-Post Assessment

In: Journal of Competition Law & Economics (2020), im Ersch. | Elena Argentesi, Paolo Buccirossi, Emilio Calvano, Tomaso Duso, Alessia Marrazzo, Salvatore Nava
Externe referierte Aufsätze

Abuse of Dominance and Antitrust Enforcement in the German Electricity Market

In: Energy Economics 92 (2020), 104936, 15 S. | Tomaso Duso, Florian Szücs, Veit Böckers
Zeitungs- und Blogbeiträge

Wenn Google einkauft

In: Frankfurter Rundschau (31.08.2020), S. 10 | Tomaso Duso, Hannes Ullrich
Externe referierte Aufsätze

Transformational Strategies and Productivity Growth: A Transformational‐Activities Perspective on Stagnation in the New‐Normal Business Landscape

In: Journal of Management Studies 57 (2020), 3, S. 537-568 | Joseph A. Clougherty, Tomaso Duso, Jo Seldeslachts, Lorenzo Ciari

Retrospective Evaluation of the Regional Aid Framework: Final Report

Brussels: European Union, 2020, 288 S. | Tomaso Duso, Joanna Piechucka, Jo Seldeslachts [u.a.]



Market Concentration in the EU: Evidence from Antitrust Markets

Pauline Affeldt, Tomaso Duso, Klaus Gugler, Joanna Piechucka
[Online], 27.08.2020
| Market Power Trends: Evidence and Implications for Germany and Europe: Digitaler Workshop der Bertelsmann-Stiftung und der Monopolkommission

Measuring Competition Policy Effectiveness

Tomaso Duso
Venedig, 29.01.2020 - 30.01.2020
| Annual Workshop of the Società Italiana di Economia e Politica Industriale

Stärken und Schwächen des (Industrie-)Standorts Deutschland

Tomaso Duso
Düsseldorf, 23.01.2020
| Wie sieht eine sinnvolle Industriepolitik in Deutschland konkret aus? - Workshop der Bertelsmann Stiftung und des Düsseldorf Institute for Competition Economics (DICE)

Mergers, Killer Acquisitions, Stealth Consolidation, Policy Goals: Should We Broaden the Agenda and why

Tomaso Duso
Brüssel, Belgien, 10.12.2019
| CRA Conference ‘Antitrust in Times of Upheaval – a Global Conversation’

European Competition Policy: An Overview

Tomaso Duso
Berlin, 22.11.2019
| The Economics of European Sovereignty - Competition Rules and Industrial Policy: Workshop des Jacques Delors Centre der Hertie School of Governance und des Auswärtigen Amtes

Research Projects

Research Project

Leibniz ScienceCampus Berlin Centre for Consumer Policies (BCCP)

Recurring Project| Firms and Markets
Research Project

Measurement of the Digitalisation of the German Economy

Current Project| Firms and Markets