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Prof. Dr. Tomaso Duso

Prof. Dr. Tomaso Duso

Head of Department of the

Firms and Markets Department

Research Topics and Working Areas
Tomaso Duso is Head of the Firms and Markets Department at the German Institute for Economic Research (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 a member of the Monopolies Commission and of the Economic Advisory Group on Competition Policy (EAGCP) of the European Commission als well as a Research Fellow for the Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR) and the Centre for Economic Studies (CESIfo). 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. Mastodon


International Journal of Industrial Organization, 79

The Effect of Mergers on Variety in Grocery Retailing

2021 | Elena Argentesi, Paolo Buccirossi, Roberto Cervone, Tomaso Duso, Alessia Marrazzo
European Economic Review 98

Market Power and Heterogeneous Pass-Through in German Electricity Retail

2017 | Tomaso Duso, Florian Szücs
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
Diskussionspapiere 2090 / 2024

The Evolution of Theories of Harm in EU Merger Control

2024| Tomaso Duso, Lea Bernhardt, Joanna Piechucka
DIW Wochenbericht 11 / 2024

Mit neuem Postgesetz droht „Aus“ für Briefwettbewerb! Kommentar

2024| Tomaso Duso, Jürgen Kühling
DIW Wochenbericht 9 / 2024

Industriepolitik: Raus aus den Hinterzimmern! Kommentar

2024| Tomaso Duso, Martin Gornig
DIW Berlin - Politikberatung kompakt 199 / 2023

Wohnkosten, Lebenszufriedenheit, Sicherheitsempfinden und Narrative: eine Betrachtung der langfristigen Verteilungswirkungen von Wohnungsmarktzyklen (WLSN); Abschlussbericht

2023| Felix Aubele, Pio Baake, Tomaso Duso, Konstantin A. Kholodilin, Linus Pfeiffer, Caroline Stiel
Externe Monographien

Study on the Effectiveness of COVID-Aid on Firms

Seville: European Commission, 2024, 71 S. | Giulia Canzian, Elena Crivellaro, Tomaso Duso, Antonella Ferrara, Alessandro Sasso, Stefano Verzillo
Refereed essays Web of Science

Airbnb and Rental Markets: Evidence from Berlin

In: Regional Science & Urban Economics (2024), im Ersch. [online first: 2024-3-21] | Tomaso Duso, Claus Michelsen, Maximilian Schaefer, Kevin Ducbao Tran
Zeitungs- und Blogbeiträge

Die systemischen Risiken für die deutsche Industrie wachsen

In: Handelsblatt (26.02.2024), S. 18 | Tomaso Duso, Martin Gornig
Zeitungs- und Blogbeiträge

Verfehltes Steuergeschenk für die Deutsche Post

In: Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung (16.02.2024), S. 18 | Tomaso Duso, Jürgen Kühling
Zeitungs- und Blogbeiträge

Habecks Hilfspaket löst Deutschlands größtes Strom-Problem nicht

In: Focus (11.11.2023), [Online-Artikel] | Lea Bernhardt, Tomaso Duso



An Ever Evolving Competitive Environment - Implications and Outlook: Panel Discussion

Tomaso Duso
Brüssel, Belgien, 27.06.2024
| Protecting Competition in a Changing World: European Commission, DG Competition Conference

Merger Remedies: Panel Discussion

Tomaso Duso
Mannheim, 20.06.2024 - 21.06.2024
| 13. MaCCI Law & Economics Conference

Wettbewerb in der Lebensmittellieferkette

Tomaso Duso
Berlin, 12.06.2024
| Tag der Wettbewerbsfreiheit: Handelsverband Deutschland (HDE)

EUMR in the Face of Industry Consolidation and Increased Market Concentration Levels: Panel Discussion

Tomaso Duso
Brüssel, Belgien, 18.04.2024
| EU Merger Regulation 139/2004 - 20 Years that Made a Difference: European Commission

Merger Control – Challenges and Perspectives: Panel Discussion

Tomaso Duso
Berlin, 28.02.2024 - 01.03.2024
| 22nd International Conference on Competition: Bundeskartellamt

Research Projects