Dr. Pauline Affeldt

Research Associate in the

Firms and Markets Department

Contact

+49 30 89789 - 225
Research Topics and Working Areas

Pauline Affeldt is Research Associate in the Department Firms and Markets at the DIW Berlin and at the Technische Universität (TU) Berlin. She is also Fellow at the Berlin Centre for Consumer Policies (BCCP). Her research interests are in applied econometrics in the fields of industrial organization, competition policy, and regulation. Pauline Affeldt received her PhD in August 2019 from Technische Universität Berlin. Her dissertation empirically analyses the effectiveness of European merger control. Her work has been published in The Economic Journal, and the Journal of Competition Law and Economics.

Publications

The Economic Journal

Upward Pricing Pressure in Two-Sided Markets

2013 | Pauline Affeldt, Lapo Filistrucchi, Tobias J. Klein
Journal of Competition Law and Economics

Market Definition in Two-Sided Markets: Theory and Practice

2014 | Lapo Filistrucchi, Damien Geradin, Eric van Damme, Pauline Affeldt
Diskussionspapiere 1800 / 2019

EU Merger Policy Predictability Using Random Forests

2019| Pauline Affeldt
Diskussionspapiere 1797 / 2019

25 Years of European Merger Control

2019| Pauline Affeldt, Tomaso Duso, Florian Szücs
Data Documentation 95 / 2018

EU Merger Control Database: 1990-2014

2018| Pauline Affeldt, Tomaso Duso, Florian Szücs
Monographien

Three Essays on the Economics of Merger Control

Berlin: TU Berlin, 2019, XIII, 207 S. | Pauline Affeldt

Lectures

Vortrag

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
Poster

EU Merger Policy Predictability Using Random Forests

Pauline Affeldt
Mannheim, 05.03.2020 - 06.03.2020
| Mannheim Centre for Competition and Innovation Annual Conference 2020
Poster

EU Merger Policy Predictability Using Random Forests

Pauline Affeldt
Potsdam, 09.09.2019 - 12.09.2019
| 6th Potsdam PhD Workshop in Empirical Economics
Vortrag

Estimating Demand with Multi-Homing in Two-Sided Markets

Pauline Affeldt, Elena Argentesi, Lapo Filistrucchi
Barcelona, Spanien, 30.08.2019 - 01.09.2019
| 46th Annual Conference of the European Association for Research in Industrial Economics: EARIE 2019
Vortrag

Estimating Demand with Multi-Homing in Two-Sided Markets

Pauline Affeldt, Elena Argentesi, Lapo Filistrucchi
Bologna, Italien, 17.05.2019 - 18.05.2019
| 4th Economics of Platforms Workshop

Research Projects

Research Project

Leibniz ScienceCampus Berlin Centre for Consumer Policies (BCCP)

Recurring Project| Firms and Markets