Maximilian Schäfer

Ph.D. Student in the

Firms and Markets Department

Research Topics and Working Areas

Maximilian Schäfer is a Ph.D. candidate at the DIW Berlin Graduate Center. He studied Economics at the universities in Mannheim and Bonn. From 2016 to 2017, he was an intern at the Chief Economist Team in DG COMP at the European Commission. His dissertation focusses on the impact of digitization on competition policy matters. In his job market paper, he empirically assesses the impact of Big Data on the market power of firms.

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Publications

Diskussionspapiere 1730 / 2018

The Effect of Big Data on Recommendation Quality: The Example of Internet Search

2018| Maximilian Schäfer, Geza Sapi, Szabolcs Lorincz
Monographien

The Effect of Big Data on Recommendation Quality: The Example of Internet Search

Düsseldorf: Düsseldorf Institute for Competition Economics, 2018, 44 S.
(DICE Discussion Paper ; 284)
| Maximilian Schaefer, Geza Sapi, Szabolcs Lorincz

Lectures

Vortrag

Data Network Effects: The Example of Internet Search

Maximilian Schäfer, Geza Sapi
Barcelona, Spanien, 30.08.2019 - 01.09.2019
| 46th Annual Conference of the European Association for Research in Industrial Economics: EARIE 2019
Vortrag

Airbnb and Rents: Evidence from Berlin

Kevin Tran, Tomaso Duso, Claus Michelsen, Maximilian Schäfer
Paris, Frankreich, 11.04.2019
| Paris Seminar on the Economics of Digitization
Vortrag

Airbnb and Rents: Evidence from Berlin

Kevin Tran, Tomaso Duso, Claus Michelsen, Maximilian Schäfer
Berlin, 08.04.2019
| 5th Berlin Centre for Consumer Policies (BCCP) Forum
Vortrag

Modeling Spatial Competition to Study the Impact of Airbnb on the Hotel Sector

Maximilian Schäfer, Kevin Tran
Berlin, 08.04.2019
| 5th Berlin Centre for Consumer Policies (BCCP) Forum
Vortrag

Airbnb and Rents: Evidence from Berlin

Kevin Tran, Tomaso Duso, Claus Michelsen, Maximilian Schäfer
Boston, USA, 05.04.2019 - 07.04.2019
| The 17th Annual Internation Industrial Organization Conference: IIOC 2019