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Workplace:Institut für Volkswirtschaftslehre (Department of Economics), Wirtschaftswissenschaftliche Fakutät (Faculty of Economics), Universität Zürich (University of Zurich), (more information at EDIRC)

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Working Papers

2020

  1. Killer Acquisitions and Beyond: Policy Effects on Innovation Strategies
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads
    Also in ECON - Working Papers, Department of Economics - University of Zurich (2020) Downloads
  2. Preferences, Confusion and Competition
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads
    Also in ECON - Working Papers, Department of Economics - University of Zurich (2020) Downloads
  3. Start-up acquisitions and innovation strategies
    Diskussionsschriften, Universitaet Bern, Departement Volkswirtschaft Downloads View citations (1)

2019

  1. Inducing variety: a theory of innovation contests
    ECON - Working Papers, Department of Economics - University of Zurich Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Journal Article in International Economic Review (2019)

2017

  1. Hunting Unicorns? Experimental Evidence on Predatory Pricing Policies
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads
    Also in ECON - Working Papers, Department of Economics - University of Zurich (2017) Downloads

2016

  1. Cooperation and Mistrust in Relational Contracts
    ECON - Working Papers, Department of Economics - University of Zurich Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo (2016) Downloads View citations (1)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization (2019)
  2. Hunting Unicorns? Experimental Evidence on Predatory Pricing
    VfS Annual Conference 2016 (Augsburg): Demographic Change, Verein für Socialpolitik / German Economic Association Downloads View citations (1)

2015

  1. Auctions vs negotiations in public procurement: which Works better?
    ECON - Working Papers, Department of Economics - University of Zurich Downloads View citations (6)
    Also in ECON - Working Papers, Department of Economics - University of Zurich (2011) Downloads View citations (15)
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers (2011) Downloads View citations (14)
  2. Designing Innovation Contests for Diversity
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (1)
  3. Optimal Effort Incentives in Dynamic Tournaments
    VfS Annual Conference 2015 (Muenster): Economic Development - Theory and Policy, Verein für Socialpolitik / German Economic Association Downloads
    Also in CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers (2014) Downloads View citations (1)
    ECON - Working Papers, Department of Economics - University of Zurich (2014) Downloads View citations (2)

    See also Journal Article in Games and Economic Behavior (2017)

2014

  1. Honesty and Relational Contracts
    VfS Annual Conference 2014 (Hamburg): Evidence-based Economic Policy, Verein für Socialpolitik / German Economic Association Downloads

2013

  1. All-Pay Auctions: Implementation and Optimality
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (4)
    Also in ECON - Working Papers, Department of Economics - University of Zurich (2013) Downloads View citations (4)
  2. Does Supporting Passenger Railways Reduce Road Traffic Externalities?
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (8)
    Also in ECON - Working Papers, Department of Economics - University of Zurich (2013) Downloads View citations (8)
  3. Does globalization create superstars? A simple theory of managerial wages
    VfS Annual Conference 2013 (Duesseldorf): Competition Policy and Regulation in a Global Economic Order, Verein für Socialpolitik / German Economic Association Downloads
    See also Journal Article in European Economic Review (2014)
  4. Intertemporal Effort Provision in Sequential Tournaments
    VfS Annual Conference 2013 (Duesseldorf): Competition Policy and Regulation in a Global Economic Order, Verein für Socialpolitik / German Economic Association Downloads View citations (1)
  5. Lobbying and the Power of Multinational Firms
    VfS Annual Conference 2013 (Duesseldorf): Competition Policy and Regulation in a Global Economic Order, Verein für Socialpolitik / German Economic Association Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in SOI - Working Papers, Socioeconomic Institute - University of Zurich (2010) Downloads View citations (1)

    See also Journal Article in European Journal of Political Economy (2014)

2010

  1. Rotten Kids with Bad Intentions
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (6)
  2. The relation between competition and innovation -- Why is it such a mess?
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (10)
  3. The relation between competition and innovation � Why is it such a mess?
    SOI - Working Papers, Socioeconomic Institute - University of Zurich Downloads View citations (39)

2009

  1. The Relation Between Competition and Investment – Towards a Synthesis
    Department of Economics, Working Paper Series, Department of Economics, Institute for Business and Economic Research, UC Berkeley Downloads View citations (1)

2008

  1. A unified approach to comparative statics puzzles in experiments
    SOI - Working Papers, Socioeconomic Institute - University of Zurich Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Games and Economic Behavior (2011)
  2. All-Pay Auctions with Negative Prize Externalities: Theory and Experimental Evidence
    SOI - Working Papers, Socioeconomic Institute - University of Zurich Downloads View citations (9)
  3. Analyzing Mergers under Asymmetric Information: A Simple Reduced-Form Approach
    University of St. Gallen Department of Economics working paper series 2008, Department of Economics, University of St. Gallen Downloads View citations (1)
  4. Competition and Innovation: An Experimental Investigation
    SOI - Working Papers, Socioeconomic Institute - University of Zurich Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in SOI - Working Papers, Socioeconomic Institute - University of Zurich (2007) Downloads View citations (15)

    See also Journal Article in Experimental Economics (2010)
  5. Self-Reinforcing Market Dominance
    Working Papers, University of Zurich, Institute for Strategy and Business Economics (ISU) Downloads View citations (11)
    Also in SOI - Working Papers, Socioeconomic Institute - University of Zurich (2007) Downloads View citations (9)

    See also Journal Article in Games and Economic Behavior (2009)

2007

  1. Does Globalization Create Superstars?
    SOI - Working Papers, Socioeconomic Institute - University of Zurich Downloads View citations (5)
    Also in CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers (2007) Downloads View citations (21)
  2. Entry in liberalized railway markets: The German experience
    SOI - Working Papers, Socioeconomic Institute - University of Zurich Downloads View citations (12)
    See also Journal Article in Review of Network Economics (2008)
  3. Exploring the Effects of Competition for Railway Markets
    SOI - Working Papers, Socioeconomic Institute - University of Zurich Downloads View citations (16)
    See also Journal Article in International Journal of Industrial Organization (2008)
  4. Merger Negotiations and Ex-Post Regret
    SOI - Working Papers, Socioeconomic Institute - University of Zurich Downloads View citations (14)
    Also in CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers (2006) Downloads View citations (5)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Theory (2009)

2006

  1. A Product-Market Theory of Industry-Specific Training
    SOI - Working Papers, Socioeconomic Institute - University of Zurich Downloads View citations (22)
  2. Foreign Direct Investment and R&D Offshoring
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in SOI - Working Papers, Socioeconomic Institute - University of Zurich (2006) Downloads View citations (19)

    See also Journal Article in Oxford Economic Papers (2011)
  3. The Effects of Globalization on Worker Training
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (5)
    Also in CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers (2005) Downloads View citations (1)

2005

  1. Competition for Railway Markets: The Case of Baden-Württemberg
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (9)
  2. Intimidating Competitors � Endogenous Vertical Integration and Downstream Investment in Successive Oligopoly
    SOI - Working Papers, Socioeconomic Institute - University of Zurich Downloads View citations (7)
  3. On The Role of Access Charges Under Network Competition
    SOI - Working Papers, Socioeconomic Institute - University of Zurich Downloads View citations (5)
  4. What does it take to sell Environmental Policy? An empirical Analysis of Referendum Data
    SOI - Working Papers, Socioeconomic Institute - University of Zurich Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in Environmental & Resource Economics (2006)

2004

  1. Asymmetric Vertical Integration
    SOI - Working Papers, Socioeconomic Institute - University of Zurich Downloads
    See also Journal Article in The B.E. Journal of Theoretical Economics (2005)
  2. Downstream Investment In Oligopoly
    Royal Economic Society Annual Conference 2004, Royal Economic Society Downloads
    Also in SOI - Working Papers, Socioeconomic Institute - University of Zurich (2003) Downloads View citations (2)
  3. Globalization and General Worker Training
    SOI - Working Papers, Socioeconomic Institute - University of Zurich Downloads View citations (1)
  4. Mergers under Asymmetric Information � Is there a Lemons Problem?
    SOI - Working Papers, Socioeconomic Institute - University of Zurich Downloads View citations (14)
  5. Weddings with Uncertain Prospects � Mergers under Asymmetric Information
    SOI - Working Papers, Socioeconomic Institute - University of Zurich Downloads View citations (15)

2003

  1. A Product Market Theory of Worker Training
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (4)
    Also in SOI - Working Papers, Socioeconomic Institute - University of Zurich (2003) Downloads View citations (6)
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2001) Downloads View citations (8)
  2. Infrastructure Quality in Deregulated Industries: Is there an Underinvestment Problem?
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in SOI - Working Papers, Socioeconomic Institute - University of Zurich (2002) Downloads View citations (20)

    See also Journal Article in International Journal of Industrial Organization (2004)
  3. Lobbying against Environmental Regulation vs. Lobbying for Loopholes
    SOI - Working Papers, Socioeconomic Institute - University of Zurich Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Journal Article in European Journal of Political Economy (2005)
  4. Weddings with Uncertain Prospects - Mergers under Asymmetric Information
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (19)
  5. Who Integrates?
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (19)

2002

  1. Acquisitions versus Entry: The Evolution of Concentration
    SOI - Working Papers, Socioeconomic Institute - University of Zurich Downloads View citations (1)

2000

  1. A Product Market Theory of Training in Firms
    Econometric Society World Congress 2000 Contributed Papers, Econometric Society Downloads
  2. Innovation and the Emergence of Market Dominance
    Econometric Society World Congress 2000 Contributed Papers, Econometric Society Downloads
    Also in SOI - Working Papers, Socioeconomic Institute - University of Zurich (1999) Downloads View citations (4)
    Working papers, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Department of Economics (1999) View citations (5)
  3. Quality Provision in Deregulated Industries: The Railtrack Problem
    SOI - Working Papers, Socioeconomic Institute - University of Zurich Downloads

1999

  1. Endogenous Spillovers and Incentives to Innovate
    SOI - Working Papers, Socioeconomic Institute - University of Zurich Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Journal Article in Economic Theory (2003)

1998

  1. Environmental Regulations and Managerial Myopia
    SOI - Working Papers, Socioeconomic Institute - University of Zurich Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in Environmental & Resource Economics (2001)

Journal Articles

2019

  1. Cooperation and mistrust in relational contracts
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2019, 166, (C), 366-380 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2016)
  2. Hunting Unicorns? Experimental Evidence on Exclusionary Pricing Policies
    Journal of Law and Economics, 2019, 62, (3), 457 - 484 Downloads View citations (1)
  3. INDUCING VARIETY: A THEORY OF INNOVATION CONTESTS
    International Economic Review, 2019, 60, (4), 1757-1780 Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Working Paper (2019)

2018

  1. Does expanding regional train service reduce air pollution?
    Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, 2018, 92, (C), 744-764 Downloads View citations (3)

2017

  1. Optimal effort incentives in dynamic tournaments
    Games and Economic Behavior, 2017, 103, (C), 199-224 Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Working Paper (2015)

2014

  1. Does globalization create superstars? A simple theory of managerial wages
    European Economic Review, 2014, 71, (C), 34-51 Downloads View citations (13)
    See also Working Paper (2013)
  2. EXPLAINING GIFT-EXCHANGE—THE LIMITS OF GOOD INTENTIONS
    Journal of the European Economic Association, 2014, 12, (6), 1586-1616 Downloads View citations (13)
  3. Lobbying and the power of multinational firms
    European Journal of Political Economy, 2014, 36, (C), 209-227 Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Working Paper (2013)

2013

  1. Competition and investment — A unified approach
    International Journal of Industrial Organization, 2013, 31, (5), 477-487 Downloads View citations (32)

2012

  1. Product markets and industry-specific training
    RAND Journal of Economics, 2012, 43, (3), 475-491 Downloads View citations (9)

2011

  1. A unified approach to comparative statics puzzles in experiments
    Games and Economic Behavior, 2011, 71, (1), 212-223 Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Working Paper (2008)
  2. Foreign direct investment and R&D-offshoring
    Oxford Economic Papers, 2011, 63, (1), 134-157 Downloads View citations (10)
    See also Working Paper (2006)
  3. Is there a U-shaped relation between competition and investment?
    International Journal of Industrial Organization, 2011, 29, (1), 65-73 Downloads View citations (48)
  4. Local Transportation Policy and the Environment
    Environmental & Resource Economics, 2011, 48, (3), 511-535 Downloads View citations (3)

2010

  1. Competition and innovation: an experimental investigation
    Experimental Economics, 2010, 13, (4), 439-460 Downloads View citations (11)
    See also Working Paper (2008)
  2. Is Competition Good for Innovation? A Simple Approach to an Unresolved Question
    Foundations and Trends(R) in Microeconomics, 2010, 5, (6), 355-428 Downloads View citations (8)

2009

  1. Merger negotiations and ex-post regret
    Journal of Economic Theory, 2009, 144, (4), 1636-1664 Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Working Paper (2007)
  2. Self-reinforcing market dominance
    Games and Economic Behavior, 2009, 67, (2), 481-502 Downloads View citations (5)
    See also Working Paper (2008)

2008

  1. Entry in Liberalized Railway Markets: The German Experience
    Review of Network Economics, 2008, 7, (1), 1-16 Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Working Paper (2007)
  2. Exploring the effects of competition for railway markets
    International Journal of Industrial Organization, 2008, 26, (2), 443-458 Downloads View citations (17)
    See also Working Paper (2007)
  3. Intimidating competitors -- Endogenous vertical integration and downstream investment in successive oligopoly
    International Journal of Industrial Organization, 2008, 26, (1), 247-265 Downloads View citations (18)
  4. Small scale entry versus acquisitions of small firms: Is concentration self-reinforcing
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2008, 65, (1), 133-146 Downloads View citations (4)

2006

  1. What Does it Take to Sell Environmental Policy? An Empirical Analysis of Referendum Data
    Environmental & Resource Economics, 2006, 33, (4), 441-462 Downloads View citations (25)
    See also Working Paper (2005)

2005

  1. Asymmetric Vertical Integration
    The B.E. Journal of Theoretical Economics, 2005, 5, (1), 1-27 Downloads View citations (14)
    See also Working Paper (2004)
  2. Lobbying against environmental regulation vs. lobbying for loopholes
    European Journal of Political Economy, 2005, 21, (4), 915-931 Downloads View citations (12)
    See also Working Paper (2003)

2004

  1. Infrastructure quality in deregulated industries: is there an underinvestment problem?
    International Journal of Industrial Organization, 2004, 22, (2), 253-267 Downloads View citations (33)
    See also Working Paper (2003)

2003

  1. Endogenous Technological Spillovers: Causes and Consequences
    Journal of Economics & Management Strategy, 2003, 12, (2), 179-205 Downloads View citations (20)
  2. Endogenous spillovers and incentives to innovate
    Economic Theory, 2003, 21, (1), 59-79 Downloads View citations (29)
    See also Working Paper (1999)

2001

  1. Book Review
    Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics (JITE), 2001, 157, (2), 356-358 Downloads
  2. Environmental Regulations and Managerial Myopia
    Environmental & Resource Economics, 2001, 18, (1), 87-100 Downloads View citations (11)
    See also Working Paper (1998)
  3. Investment and Market Dominance
    RAND Journal of Economics, 2001, 32, (1), 1-26 View citations (101)

2000

  1. Declining costs of communication and transportation: What are the effects on agglomerations?
    European Economic Review, 2000, 44, (9), 1745-1761 Downloads View citations (2)
  2. When do Finns Benefit from Environmental Regulations? A Simple Microeconomic Approach to the Porter Controversy
    Swiss Journal of Economics and Statistics (SJES), 2000, 136, (IV), 513-530 Downloads View citations (4)

1999

  1. External spillovers, internal spillovers and the geography of production and innovation
    Regional Science and Urban Economics, 1999, 29, (6), 679-696 Downloads View citations (20)

1998

  1. Changing places--the role of heterogeneity and externalities in cumulative processes
    International Journal of Industrial Organization, 1998, 16, (4), 445-461 Downloads View citations (3)

1997

  1. The Choice between Emission Taxes and Output Taxes under Imperfect Monitoring
    Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, 1997, 32, (1), 51-64 Downloads View citations (49)

1996

  1. Pollution control with imperfectly observable emissions
    Environmental & Resource Economics, 1996, 7, (3), 251-262 Downloads View citations (7)

1995

  1. Product and Process Flexibility in an Innovative Environment
    RAND Journal of Economics, 1995, 26, (4), 557-574 Downloads View citations (83)

1992

  1. Flexibility in Intertemporal Decision Making
    Swiss Journal of Economics and Statistics (SJES), 1992, 128, (II), 185-204 Downloads
 
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