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Department of Economics
Krannert School of Management
403 West State Street
West Lafayette, Indiana 47907-2056
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Date of Birth: November 21, 1948
B.A., Mathematics, Michigan State University, 1970
Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1977
Military service: U.S. Army, 1970-73; honorably discharged
Languages: Italian; French; German (reading); Dutch
(notions); Japanese (notions); Russian (notions)
Professor of Economics, Krannert School of Management,
Professor of Industrial Organization, Faculty of Economics
and Econometrics, University of Amsterdam
Director, Centre for Industrial Economics, University of Copenhagen, September
Professor, Department of Economics, European University Institute, September
Professor (1987-August 1990); Associate Professor (1983-87); Assistant Professor
(1977-83), Department of Economics, Michigan State University
Visiting Scholar, Centre de Recherche Interdisciplinaire en Droit et Economie
Industrielle, Université Catholique de Louvain, August-December 1986
Research Economist, Line of Business Program, Federal Trade Commission, September
Teaching Assistant, M.I.T., 1976-1977
Research Assistant, M. A. Adelman, 1974
Visiting appointments/short courses taught at:
Renmin University of China, International Summer School, Antitrust and Industrial Economics: Theory and Practice, 2-18 July 2014.
University of Otago, William Evans Visiting Fellow, 16
May-17 June 2011.
Competition and Innovation Summer School, 16 May – 22 May
2010, Turunc, Turkey.
Visiting Scholar, Department of Managerial Economics, Strategy and Innovation,
Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, January-June 2009
Università degli Studi di Padova & Università Università Ca'Foscari di Venezia, July 2005
BiGSEM, University of Bielefeld, Summer 2004
Università degli Studi di Padova, May 2001
Institute of International Economics and Management, Copenhagen Business School
(Fall 1996, Fall 1997, Fall 1998)
Faculty of Economics, Fukuoka University, Fukuoka, Japan (Summer 1994, Summer
Faculty of Economics, Kyushu University, Kyushu, Japan (Summer 1995)
Bank of Portugal, Lisbon, Portugal (September 1994)
Istituto di Economia Politica, Università Commerciale Luigi Bocconi
Milano, Italia (Winter 1994)
Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Piacenza, Italia (Fall 1993)
Central European University, Prague (Winter 1992)
Department of Economics, College of Europe, Bruges, Belgium (Winter 1990)
Honors and awards
National Science Foundation Fellow, M.I.T., 1973-76
Phi Beta Kappa, Michigan State University, 1970
National Merit Scholar, 1966
Grants: Phare ACE (Action for Cooperation in the field of Economics) Programme
Contract P96-6092-R On technological spillovers between Eastern and Western
Europe (joint with Andrej Baniak, Jacek Cukrowski , Jeroen Hinloopen, Martin
Kalovec, and Kresimir Zigic).
Publications by topic
Empirical industrial organization
and profitability: the simultaneity problem," Bell Journal of Economics 10(2),
Autumn 1979, pp. 639-647.
"Entry barriers, concentration, and profits," Southern Economic Journal 46(2),
October 1979, pp. 471-88.
"Industry demand characteristics and the structure-performance relationship," Journal
of Economics and Business 34(1), January 1982, pp. 59-65.
"Aggregation and studies of industrial profitability" (joint with David J. Ravenscraft), Economics
Letters 10, 1982, pp. 161-165.
"Vertical relationships and industrial performance," Quarterly Review of Economics
and Business 23(1), Spring 1983, pp. 6-18.
"The size of selling costs," (joint
with Leonard W. Weiss and George Pascoe) Review of Economics and Statistics 65(4),
November 1983, pp. 668-672.
Market, Firm, and Economic Performance. Salomon Brothers Center for
the Study of Financial Institutions Monograph Series, 1983-1.
"The misuse of accounting rates
of return: comment," American Economic Review 74(3), June
1984, pp. 501-6.
"Vertical spillovers, market concentration, union coverage, and wages," (joint
with Cynthia Rence), Journal of Labor Research V(2), Spring 1984, pp.
"Testing the interaction between concentration and barriers to entry," Review
of Industrial Organization 1(2), Summer 1984, pp. 114-26.
"Structure and performance of U.S. wholesale trade," Managerial and Decision
Economics 5(3), September 1984, pp. 160-67.
"Market structure and U.S. trade flows," (joint with Anthony Y.C. Koo) International
Journal of Industrial Organization 2(3), September 1984, pp. 173-97.
"Policy change and structural change in the health care industry," (joint with
John Goddeeris) Antitrust Bulletin Volume 30, Number 4, Winter 1985,
"Causes and effects of vertical integration," Applied Economics 18(7),
July 1986, pp. 737-55
"The validity of studies
with Line of Business data: comment," (joint with F.M. Scherer, William
F. Long, Dennis C. Mueller, George Pascoe, David J. Ravenscraft, and Leonard
W. Weiss), American Economic Review 77(1), March 1987, pp. 205-17.
"Market structure and the pass-through of exchange-rate fluctuations," (joint
with Max Kreinin and Ed Sheehy), Weltwirtschaftliches Archiv 123(3),
1987, pp. 449-62.
"Market power and/or efficiency?," Review of Economics and Statistics ,
70(2), May 1988, pp. 331-35.
measurement of profitability and the diagnosis of market power," International
Journal of Industrial Organization 6(3), September 1988, pp. 301-21.
"Sunk costs, financial markets, and contestability," European Economic Review 33(6),
July 1989, pp. 1089-113.
"Direct foreign investment in the United States," Journal of Economic Behavior
and Organization 6, 1991, pp. 283-93.
"Applied industrial organization: methodologies and
research agenda," Economia e Politica Industriale
123, September 2004, pp. 61-80.
“Market structure and performance,” Review of Industrial Organization, 40, 2012, pp. 87-108.
Theoretical industrial organization
"A Bainsian interpretation of Von Weizsäcker's model of scale economies," Southern
Economic Journal 50, April 1984, pp. 1192-95.
"Modeling oligopolistic interaction," Review of Industrial Organization 5(3),
Fall 1990, pp. 71-89.
"Endogenous firm efficiency in a Cournot principal-agent model," Journal of
Economic Theory 59(2), April 1993, pp. 445-50.
differentiation and the passthrough of exchange rates to domestic prices," (joint
with Louis Phlips), in Market Evolution: Competition and Cooperation ,
A. van Witteloostuijn, editor, Dordrecht: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1995,
"Oligopoly limit pricing: strategic substitutes, strategic complements," International
Journal of Industrial Organization 13(1), March 1995, pp. 41-65.
"Strategic and welfare implications
of bundling," Economics Letters 62(3), March 1999, pp. 371-6.
"Vertical market participation," (joint with Alexander Schrader), Review of
Industrial Organization 13(3), June 1998, pp. 321-31.
and entry," Review of Industrial Organization 20(4), June
2002, pp. 291-304.
“Equilibrium state aid in integrating markets,” (joint with
Paola Valbonesi) B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis &
Policy 8(1), Article 33, 2008.
“Market Performance Implications of the Transfer Price Rule,” (joint with Jan Vandekerckhove) Southern Economic Journal 80(2), October 2013, pp. 466-487.
“Pharmaceutical regulation and innovative performance: a decision-theoretic model,” (joint with Tannista Banerjee) forthcoming, Managerial and Decision Economics.
Experimental tests of oligopoly models
tests of consciously parallel behavior in oligopoly," (joint with Ronald
Harstad and Hans-Theo Normann), pp. 123-151 in Louis Phlips, editor, Applied Industrial Economics. Cambridge University Press, 1998.
foreclosure in experimental markets " (joint with Hans-Theo Normann and Christopher
Snyder) Rand Journal of Economics 32(3), Autumn 2001, pp. 466-96.
Research and development
"Public support of innovative activity: lessons from U. S. industrial policy," (joint
with Walter Adams), in H. W. de Jong and W. G. Shepherd, editors, Mainstreams
in Industrial Organization. Dordrecht: Martinus Nijhoff, Publishers,
1986, pp. 413-39.
firm, and research and development," (joint with John Lunn) Quarterly
Review of Economics and Business 26(1), Spring 1986, pp. 31-44.
"Private and social incentives to form R & D joint ventures," Review of
Industrial Organization 9(2), April 1994, pp. 157-171
ventures and tacit product market collusion ," European Journal of Political
Economy 11(4), April 1996, pp. 733-741.
policies toward cooperation in research and development: the European Union,
Japan, the United States," in Leonard Waverman, William Comanor, and Akira
Goto, editors, Competition Policy in the Global Economy. London:
Routledge, 1997, pp. 245-288.
"New product innovation races," in Moriki Hosoe and Eric Rasmusen, editors, Public
Policy and Economic Analysis . Fukuoka: Kyushuu University Press, 1997,
"The nature of innovation market failure and the design of public support for
private innovation" (joint with John T. Scott), Research Policy 29(4-5),
April 2000, pp. 437-447; reprinted in Albert N. Link, editor, The Economics of
Innovation Policy, Edward Elgar, 2007.
"Spillovers, appropriability, and R&D," Journal of Economics 75(1),
2002, pp. 1-32.
of strategic research partnerships ," Technology Analysis & Strategic
Management 15(2), June 2003, pp. 159-176.
Europe, European Union
"Socially acceptable distortion of competition: EC policy on state aid," (joint
with Andrew Evans), European Law Review 1(2), April 1991, pp.
reprinted in A. Gessner, A. Höland, and C. Varga, editors, European Legal
Cultures , 1994.
"Reform of the Structural Funds," (joint with Andrew Evans) in Stephen Martin,
editor, The Construction of Europe, Kluwer Academic Publishers,
1994, pp. 41-70.
"European food processing industries," European Review 3(2),
April 1995, pp. 147-157.
"Protection, promotion and cooperation in the European semiconductor industry," Review
of Industrial Organization 11(5), October 1996, pp. 721-735.
"State aid in context," (joint with Paola Valbonesi), in Giampaolo Galli and
Jacques Pelkmans, editors Regulatory Reform and Competitiveness in Europe Cheltenham,
UK: Edward Elgar, 2000, Volume 1, pp. 176-201.
"Competition policy," in Mike Artis and Frederick Nixson, editors, The
Economics of the European Union. Oxford University Press, 2001,
pp. 125-42; 2007.
"Energy policy," (joint with Ali M. El-Agraa) in Ali M. El-Agraa, editor, The European Union: Economics
and Policies, 2004; revised, 2008, 2010.
politica Europea degli aiuti di stato: un’analisi degli
effetti sulla politica industriale italiana,” (“European
State Aid Policy: an Analysis of Effects on Italian
(joint with Paola Valbonesi),
in Maria Cecilia Guerra, editor,
La Finanza Pubblica Italiana 2007.
(Italian Public Finance 2007).
Models of competition policy
"Competition policy: publicity vs. prohibition & punishment," in Stephen
Martin, editor, Competition
Policies in Europe, Elsevier-North Holland Publishers, 1998.
"Resource allocation by a competition authority," pp. 165-199 in Einar Hope, editor,
Competition Policy Analysis . Routledge, 2000.
"Product market competition policy and technological performance," in
George Norman and Jacques Thisse, editors, Market
Structure and Competition Policy. Cambridge University Press,
2000, pp. 161-90.
"Competition policy for high technology industries," Journal of Industry,
Competition and Trade , 1(4), 2001, pp. 441-65.
"Competition policy, collusion, and tacit collusion,"
International Journal of Industrial Organization
24(6), November 2006, pp. 1299-1332
Antitrust & Industrial Economics
"Remembrance of things
past: antitrust, ideology, and the development of industrial
economics," pp. 25-57 in Ghosal and Stennek, editors, The Political
Economy of Antitrust, Elsevier, March 2007.
"The Goals of Antitrust and Competition Policy,"
pp. 19-84 in Wayne Dale Collins,
Issues in Competition Law and Economics, American
Bar Association, August 2008.
"The Inflation-Adjusting Auctioneer: Comment on Obst," Quarterly Journal of
Economics 94(2), March 1980, pp. 417-21.
"Depletion and natural resources," Quarterly Review of Economics and Business 22(2),
Summer 1982, pp. 41-53.
"Comment on the specification of structure-performance relationships," European
Economic Review 24(2), March 1984, pp. 197-201.
"Market structure determinants of national brand-private label price differences
of manufactured food products: comment," (joint with Jeroen Hinloopen), Journal
of Industrial Economics 45(2), June 1997, pp. 219-23.
"Trade and competition," The World Economy 22(6), August 1999,
"Introduction," (joint with Simon P. Anderson), Special Issue on Experimental
Economics and Industrial Organization, International Journal of Industrial
Organization 18(1), 2000, pp. 1-5.
"The EPICS entrepreneurship initiative: combining engineering and management
to improve entrepreneurship education and practice," joint with E.J. Coyle, L.H.
Jamieson, W.C. Oakes, R.J. Steuterman, S.R. Mehta, D.A. Blewett, and M.C. Thursby.
"Practical Applications as part of Interdisciplinary Entrepreneurship Training: the IRL-EPICS Practicum" (joint with E.J. Coyle and R. J. Steuterman)
Obituary (Paul Geroski), International Journal of Industrial Organization 23, 2005, p. iii.
"Limit Pricing," The New Palgrave, second edition, 2007.
Book chapters not noted above
"The petroleum industry," (joint with Walter S. Measday), in Walter Adams, editor, The
Structure of American Industry , 7th edition, New York: Macmillan, 1986,
"The Petroleum Industry," in Walter Adams, editor, The Structure of American
Industry , 8th edition, New York: Macmillan, 1990, pp. 41-71; 9th edition,
Walter Adams and James Brock, editors, 1995, pp. 35-64; 10th
edition, Walter Adams and James Brock, editors, 2000, pp. 28-56; 11th
edition, 2004; 12th edition, 2007..
"Economic efficiency and concentration: are mergers a fitting response?," in I
valori della concorrenza , Osservatorio "Giordano Dell'Amore" sui rapporti
tra diritto ed economia, Milano: Cariplo, 1992, pp. 186-217.
"Depression cartels, market structure, and performance," pp. 85-99 in Alfred Haid, Jürgen
Weigand, and Dennis Mueller, editors, Competition,
Efficiency, and Welfare. Boston: Kluwer Academic Publishers,
"Globalization and the limits of competition," pp. 16-64 in Manfred Neumann and Jürgen
Weigand, editors, Handbook of Competition , Edward Elgar, 2004; revised, 2013.
"State aid to business," (joint with Paola Valbonesi),
Patrizio Bianchi and Sandrine Labory,
International Handbook of Industrial Policy,
“Mergers: An Overview,” pp. 165-186 in The Economics of Corporate
Governance and Mergers, Klaus Gugler and B. Burcin
Yurtoglu, editors, 2008.
Industrial Economics: Economic Analysis and Public Policy .
Macmillan, first edition 1988; Prentice Hall, second
edition 1993; Italian translation, Il Mulino, Fall
Economics. Basil Blackwell, 1993; second edition, 2001; Chinese
edition, Shanghai University of Finance & Economics Press, February,
The Construction of Europe (editor). Kluwer Academic Publishers,
Policies in Europe (editor). Elsevier-North Holland Publishers,
A European Perspective. Oxford University Press, 2001.
Industrial Organization in Context. Oxford University
The State as Firm , Auster & Silver, Southern Economic Journal 47(3),
January 1981, pp. 876-7
In Search of a Chicago School: Review of Building Chicago Economics, forthcoming, Research in the History of Economic Thought and Methodology, 2013.
Public Libraries: An Economic View, Getz, Southern Economic Journal 48(2),
October 1981, p. 539
Productivity Analysis at the Organizational Level , Adams & Dogramaci, Southern
Economic Journal Volume 49, Number 2, October 1982, pp. 586-7
The Dominant Firm: A Study of Market Power , White, Southern Economic
Journal 51(2), September 1984, p. 628
Mergers, Sell-Offs, & Economic Efficiency , Ravenscraft & Scherer, International
Journal of Industrial Organization 6(3), September 1988, pp.
Private Antitrust Litigation , Lawrence J. White, editor, Review
of Industrial Organization 3(4), Fall 1988, pp. 157-62.
Purposive Diversification and Economic Performance , John
T. Scott, Journal
of Economics , 1994, pp. 342-345.
Recent Developments in the Theory of Industrial Organization ,
Alfredo Del Monte, editor, Review of Industrial Organization 10(4),
June 1995, pp. 393-5.
Experiments Investigating Market Power, Charles A. Holt and
R. Mark Isaac, editors, Journal of Economic Literature, 2004.
"The Impact of Defense Spending on Industrial Structure and Performance," prepared
for the Department of Defense, May 1979
"Distribution of Medical-Surgical Supplies: Analysis for the White & White
Case," Plaintiffs' Exhibit 244, White & White et al vs. American
Hospital Supply Corporation, November 1980
"Cartel," in Douglas Greenwald, editor, Encyclopedia of Economics ,
McGraw-Hill, 1982, pp. 129-31; second edition, 1993, pp. 136-138.
Divergence Between the Legal and Economic Meanings of Collusion," Cartels
Conference, European University Institute, November 18-19, 1993
"Competition in the Manufacture and Distribution of Automotive Brake Friction
Materials," submitted to the Federal Trade Commission, November 1982
(In the Matter of Illinois Central Industries, Inc. et al., Docket No.
"Research in Industrial Economics in Europe," DGXII, December 1995
"Competition Policy Institutions," International Business Lawyer, November
"Asynchronous cycles in US antitrust law and economics," 1997
failures and the design of innovation policy (joint with John T. Scott),
OECD, February 1998.
Entries on William J. Baumol and Dennis C. Mueller, in Pioneers in Industrial
Organization, Henk de Jong and William Shepherd, editors, Edward Elgar,
publishers, forthcoming, 2005.
Conference papers, seminar presentations
Specifics of 91 seminar presentations made in the previous century are available
"Spillovers, appropriability and R&D," ASSA meetings, AEA session, Boston,
January 8, 2000
"Competition policy toward high technology industries," ASSA meetings, Industrial
Organization Society session, Boston, January 9, 2000
"Competition policy toward high technology industries," EARIE meetings, Lausanne,
9 September 2000
"EU merger policy: economic perspectives, " Fourth METU Conference in Economics,
Ankara, 15 September 2000
"Strategic research partnerships: evidence and analysis," NSF Workshop on
Strategic Research Partnerships, Washington, 13 October 2000
"Competition and innovation," (joint with Jules Theeuwes), Visie op marktwerking,
Scheveningen, 20 October 2000
"Vertical foreclosure in experimental markets," Southern Economic Association
meetings, Washington, DC, 11 November 2000
Microsoft Roundtable, ASSA Meetings, New Orleans, 7 January 2000
"In search of foundations for the Bowley model of product differentiation," Western
Economic Association International meetings, 6 July 2001
"The State Aid Game," (joint with Paola Valbonesi) EARIE, Dublin, 1 September
2001; Bern, 13 June 2005; Padova, 30 June 2005;
Jornadas de Economía Industrial, Bilbao, 9 September, 2005; Michigan State
University, 28 October 2005.
"International competition policy," International Industrial Organization
Society, Boston, Massachusetts (panel discussion), 4 April 2003
"The EPICS entrepreneurship initiative: combining engineering and management
to improve entrepreneurship education and practice," joint with E.J. Coyle, L.H.
Jamieson, W.C. Oakes, R.J. Steuterman, S.R. Mehta, D.A. Blewett, and M.C. Thursby;
paper presented at the 2003 Annual Conference of the American Society for Engineering
Education, Nashville, Tennessee, 22-25 June 2003.
"Coal and steel: first steps in European market integration," Conference on Origins
and Evolution of the European Union, Georgetown University, 26 September 2003.
"Applied Industrial Organization: Methodologies and Research Agenda," paper
presented at the annual meeting of the Società Italiana di Economia
e Politica Industriale, Pisa, 30 January 2004.
"Competition policy, collusion, and tacit collusion," Brigham Young University
, 5 March 2004; BiGSEM, University of Bielefeld, 15 June 2004; Università degli
Studi di Lecce, 25 June 2004; Portuguese Competition Authority, 12 November
University, St. Louis, 28 January 2005; ENCORE (University of Amsterdam), 1
"Practical applications as part of Interdisciplinary Entrepreneurship
Training: the IRL-EPICS Practicum," joint with E.J. Coyle and R.J. Steuterman,
paper presented at the 8th Annual Meetings of the National Collegiate Inventors & Innovators
Alliance, San Jose, California, 20 March 2004.
"Sunk cost, capacity, and the measurement of market power: a framework for
analysis," paper presented at ENCORE Workshop on Measuring Competition, Amsterdam,
15 April 2004
"Historical development of industrial organization as a field," Università degli
Studi di Lecce, 29 June 2004
“U.S. Antitrust and EU Competition Policy: Where has the Former Been,
Where is the Latter Going?,” Universidade de Aveiro, Aveiro, Portugal, 11
“The goals of antitrust and competition policy”: 1 June 2006
at Workshop on Competition Policy, University of Antwerp; 5
May 2007 at First Conference of the Research Network on
Innovation and Competition Policy (RNIC): “Modern Approaches
in Competition Policy,” at the Centre for European Economic
Research (ZEW), Mannheim, Germany; 27 March 2009, European
End of August, 2006: presentation at editor’s workshop,
European Association for Research in Industrial Economics
overview," Corporate Governance Workshop, 20 June 2008,
University of Vienna.
for the Linear Aggregate Demand Product Differentiation
Model" 12 February 2009, Catholic University of Leuven; 27
March 2009, European University Institute; 29 June 2009, 9th
SEAT conference, Ischia
competition policy, and economics: the interactions," 18
June 2009, American Antitrust Institute workshop "Antitrust
in a World Without a Center"
“Economic Arguments in U.S. Antitrust and EU Competition
Policy: Two Roads Diverged” Industrial
Organization Society session on Economic Issues in EU
Competition Policy, ASSA Meetings, Atlanta, Georgia, 3
“Exclusionary behaviour on platform markets” (joint with Subhasish M. Chowdhury): 1 June 2010, ZEW Workshop on Platform Markets Regulation and Competition Policy, Mannheim;
22 October, 2010, IUPUI, Indianapolis
“Market performance implications of the transfer price rule” (joint with Jan Vandekerckhove): 2 July 2010, Western Economic Association International meetings, Portland, Oregon;
3 September 2010, 37th annual meetings of the European
Association for Research in Industrial Economics, Istanbul,
“Product quality and business contracts: intermediate crude
oil pricing in the US domestic market,” (joint with
Subhasish M. Chowdhury and Oindrila De), 9th
Annual International Industrial Organization Conference,
Boston, April 9, 2011.
races with the possibility of failure,”
Subhasish M. Chowdhury), 9th Annual International
Industrial Organization Conference, Boston, April 9, 2011;
Spring 2011 Midwest Economic Theory and Trade Meetings, 29
April 2011, Notre Dame.
“Leadership, horizontal integration, bundling, and market
performance in price-setting markets: integer effects
matter,” (joint with Jan Vandekerckhove), 9th
Annual International Industrial Organization Conference,
Boston, April 10, 2011; 26th Jornadas de Economía, València,
16 September 2011; Southern Economic Association annual
meeting, Washington, DC, 21 November 2011.
“Cartels as children of hard times, antitrust recidivism, and the managerial firm,” 10th annual International Industrial Organization conference, Arlington, Virginia, March 2012; 39th annual EARIE conference, Rome, September 2012; University of East Anglia, 31 May 2013.
“Refusal to deal and product quality,” Midwest Economic Theory Meetings, 27 April 2013.
“Costly Location in Hotelling Duopoly,” 11th Annual International Industrial Organization Conference,” Boston, Massachusetts, 18 May 2013.
“Shaping Antitrust Institutions,” Centre for Competition Policy 9th Annual Conference, University of East Anglia, 7 June 2013.
"Regulatory Reform and the Completion of the Internal Market," European University
Institute, November 21-22, 1988; Chair, Session on Deregulation in Specific
"Entry and Market Contestability: An International Comparison," Wissenschaftszentrum
Berlin, November 3 & 4, 1989
"SPES Evaluation Conference," Florence, November 1992 (organizer)
"Global Issues on Competition Policy," Roundtable member," June 20-22, 1996,
University of Vienna
"Industrial Organization and the Food -Processing Industry," Roundtable member,
March 28, 1996
"Global Issues on Competition Policy," Roundtable member," June 20-22, 1996,
University of Vienna "Recent developments in the design and implementation
of competition policy," Session Chair, Florence, Italy, 29-30 November 1996
"Empirical advances in industrial organization," WZB, Berlin, 11-13 September
1997 (session chair)
EARIE 1998, 25th Annual Meeting of the European Association for Research in
Industrial Economics, Copenhagen, 28-30 August, 1998 (organizer)
Principles of Economics (Micro, Macro)
Comparative Economic Systems
Law and Economics
Policy Implications of Industrial Economics
Mathematical Methods in Economics
Discrete Product Choice Models of Product Differentiation
Investment under uncertainty
Competition and Innovation Summer School,
Turkey, May 17-May 21, 2010.
Masterclass on Competition & Cooperation, University of East Anglia, 31 May 2013.
Dissertations supervised to completion
Schneider, Freidrich Regulating the banking sector , December
Bongardt, Annette Coordination between customers and suppliers in intermediate
goods markets , December 1990.
Hoschka, Tobias Cross-border entry in European Retail Financial Services ,
Esperança, José Paulo Foreign investment decisions by service
multinationals: the case of Portugal and Italy as host countries ,
Stehmann, Oliver Network Competition for European Telecommunications ,
Rate Passthrough in Oligopoly , September 1994.
Garcia Gallego, Aurora Insights from Experimentation in Oligopoly and Evidence
from the Real World , October 1994.
Paola Four essays on Privatisation in Central Eastern
Normann, Hans-Theo Four
essays on Stackelberg oligopoly , June 1996.
Ursulescu, Mirela Comparative advantage in international trade:
theory and evidence, 17 February 1997.
Labory, Sandrine Market structure and firm structure in imperfectly competitive
markets , 21 February 1997.
Waldeck, Roger Prices with imperfectly informed consumers ,
24 June 1997.
Hinloopen, Jeroen Research
and development, product differentiation and robust estimation ,
25 June, 1997.
Dixon, Stuart Limit pricing and multi-market entry: the strategic behaviour
of multinationals under symmetric information , 19 September
Tokar, Steven Three essays on law and economics , 5 November
Kulaksizoglu, Tamer Essays in applied industrial organization and
econometrics, 29 July 2004
Chen, Qiangbing Essays on Technology Diffusion, 1 May 2006.
Chowdhury, Subhasish M. "Essays on Contest Theory," 15 July 2009
Park, Do-Yeun "Determinants of Market Performance for Local Rental Housing
Markets: Theory and Evidence," 15 July 2009
Banerjee, Tannista “Essays on the Pharmaceutical Industry,” 6 August 2011.
“Essays in Applied Microeconomics,” 25 June 2013.
Yang, Lihong “Essays in Industrial Organization,” 25 June 2013.
Eminli, Vusal “Essays on Mergers & Acquisitions and Innovation,” 19 July 2013.
Opponent, dissertation defense of Tuomas Takalo, University of
Helsinki, 20 February 1999
Director, 1989 Summer
School on Industrial Economics, European University Institute.
Director of Graduate Studies, Department of Economics, European
University Institute (1989-90).
Chair, Department of Economics, European University Institute
(Sep 1990-Aug 1993).
Acting Chairman, Academic Council, European University Institute,
for matters relating to selection of the Principal of the Institute
Director, Centre for Industrial Economics, September 1995-December
Member, Professorial Selection Committee, Copenhagen Business
School, Summer 1996.
Chair, Department of Finance & Organization, University of Amsterdam, September
Member, Equal Opportunity Committee, University of Amsterdam,
October 2000-March 2001.
Faculty Director, Technology Transfer Initiative, Purdue
University, July 2002-May 2005; Innovation Realization Laboratory, July 2002-May
Chair, Policy Committee, Economics Group, Krannert School of Management, Purdue
University, August 2005-August 2008
Member, Krannert Constitution Committee, September 2007-May 2008
Member, Faculty Leadership Committee, Global Policy Research Institute, May 2010-August 2013.
Member, Purdue University Faculty Senate, August 2008-December 2008; June 2013-present; School of Management Representative to the Senate Advisory Committee, August 2014-present.
External referee for tenure/promotion decisions:
Bocconi University, Copenhagen Business School, Dartmouth College; Georgia Institute of Technology; Michigan State University; Texas A&M University; Tufts University; University of Hong Kong; University of Kansas; University of Lancaster; University of Missouri - St. Louis; University of Nebraska; University of Virginia; Emory University; National University of Singapore, University of Arizona; Universidade Nova de Lisboa.
Member, Programme Committee, Fifth Annual Congress of the European Economic
Association, Lisboa, August 31-September 2, 1990
Member, Programme Committee, 23rd EARIE Conference, September 7 - 10, 1996,
Member, EARIE Executive Committee, September 1998-
Vice President, Industrial Organization Society, 1999; President, 2000-2001
Referee: Empirica, International Economic Review, International Journal
of Industrial Organization, Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization,
Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, Journal of Agricultural & Food
Industrial Organization, Journal of Economics Education, Journal of Economics & Management
Strategy, Journal of Industrial Economics, Journal of International Economics,
Journal of Political Economy, Review of Economics and Statistics, Review of
Economic Studies, Review
of Industrial Organization, Scottish Journal of Political Economy, Quarterly
Review of Economics and Business.
Managing editor, International
Journal of Industrial Organization , September 1996-December 2004.
Co-editor, Studies in Mathematical and Managerial Economics, North-Holland,
Associate editor, Review
of Industrial Organization , 1988-.
Associate editor, Most: Economic Journal on Eastern Europe and the Soviet
Union , 1993-1996.
Member, Editorial Board, Journal of Industry, Competition and Trade, May 2010-
Member, American Antitrust Institute, September 2005-present.
Member, UNCTAD competition policy Research Partnership Platform (RPP), June 2013-present.