6th EIEF-UNIBO-IGIER Bocconi Workshop on Industrial Organization

seminar room 5-e4-sr04

 Wednesday, December 21st 2016

13:30 - 13:45 Registration

13:45 - 14:00 Welcoming remarks

14:00 - 14:45 Market Structure with the Entry of peer-to-Peer Platforms: The Case of Hotels and Airbnb

Chiara Farronato (Harvard Business School)

Andrey Fradkin (MIT Sloan and Airbnb)

14:45 - 15:30 Recommender Systems: Trust and Biased Advice

Emilio Calvano (Università di Bologna)

Bruno Jullien (Toulouse School of Economics)

15:30 - 16:15 Welfare and Redistribution in Energy Markets with Solar Power

Nicola Pavanini (Tilburg University)

Fabian Feger (University of Bern, KPM)

Doina Radulescu (University of Bern, KPM)

16:15 - 16:45 Coffee Break

16:45 - 17:30 Ad networks, consumer tracking and privacy

Anna D’Annunzio (Telenor Research)

Antonio Russo (ETH Zurich)

17:30 - 18:15 The Effect of a Merger on Investments

Massimo Motta (UPF and Barcelona GSE)

Emanuele Tarantino (University of Mannheim)

Thursday, December 22nd 2016

08:45 - 09:30 Public versus private sanctions: the case of cartels

Franco Mariuzzo (University of East Anglia)

Peter Ormosi (University of East Anglia)

Antonio Karatzas (University of East Anglia)

09:30 -10:15 Vertical Competition and Collusion in Information Acquisition

Andrea Canidio (INSEAD)

Thomas Gall (University of Southampton)

10:15 - 11:00 Frictions in a Competitive, Regulated Market. Evidence from Taxis

Alessandro Lizzeri (NYU)
Guillaume Frechette (NYU)

Tobias Salz (Columbia University)

11:00 - 11:30 Coffee Break

11:30 - 12:15 Competitive pricing and quality disclosure to cursed consumers

Alessandro Ispano (Université de Cergy-Pontoise)

Peter Schwardmann (University of Munich)

12:15 - 13:00 Regulatory Competition and the Market for Corporate Law

Lorenzo Magnolfi (University of Wisconsin-Madison)

Ofer Eldar (Duke University)

13:00 - 15:00 Closing Lunch

Half of the papers will be on theoretical and half on empirical IO. Thus each presenter should make an effort and let the “other side of the world” understand their presentation and take part in the discussion.

Organized by:
Giacomo Calzolari (Alma Mater Studiorum - Università di Bologna, CEPR)
Chiara Fumagalli (IGIER-Bocconi, CEPR)
Andrea Pozzi (EIEF, CEPR)
Fabiano Schivardi (IGIER-Bocconi, EIEF, CEPR)