Programme

 

The Third CEPR European Workshop on Entrepreneurship Economics

Stockholm, 18‒19 June 2016
Elite Hotel Marina Tower

Organised by
the Research Institute of Industrial Economics (IFN)
the Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)

 

Programme

Friday 17 June

19:00

Pre Conference Dinner
Elite Hotel Marina Tower, for conference participants arriving on Friday

Saturday 18 June

08:30-08:45

Registration

08:45-09:00

Welcome address by Magnus Henrekson on behalf of the organising committee

SESSION 1
Chair: Joacim Tåg

 

09:00-10:00

Integration, Delegation, and Management
Patrick Legros, ECARES and CEPR (with Andy Newman)
Discussant: Yossi Spiegel

10:00-11:00

An Estimated Structural Model of Entrepreneurial Behavior
Sangeeta Pratap, City University of New York (with John Bailey Jones)
Discussant: Nikita Koptyug

11:00-11:30

Coffee Break

SESSION 2
Chair: Joacim Tåg

 

11:30-12:30

Owner Liquidity and Survivorship of Entrepreneurial Firms 
Tobin Hanspal, Copenhagen Business School
Discussant: Egle Karmaziene

12:30-13:30

The Bank Lending Channel and Corporate Innovation
Spyridon Lagaras, Booth School of Business, University of Chicago and University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Discussant: Laurent Bach

13:30-14:30

Lunch

SESSION 3
CHAIR: Joacim Tåg

 

14:30-15:30

The Returns to Training in a Low Income Labor Market: Evidence from a Field Experiment and Structural Model​
Vittorio BassiUniversity College London (with Oriana Bandiera, Robin Burgess, Imran RasulMunshi Sulaiman and Anna Vitali)
Discussant: Giacomo De Giorgio

15:30-16:30

Kinship Taxation as a Constraint to Microenterprise Growth: Experimental Evidence from Kenya
Munir Squires, London School of Economics
Discussant: Fabiano Schivardi

16:30-16:45

Coffee Break

SESSION 4
Chair: Joacim Tåg

 

16:45-17:45

Patents and the Success of Venture-Capital Backed Startups: Using Examiner Assignment to Estimate Causal Effects
Patrick Gaulé, CERGE-EI, Prague
Discussant: Thomas Seiler

17:45-18:45

Embracing the Sharks: The Impact of Information Exposure on the Likelihood and Quality of CVC Investments
Pooyan Khashabi, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (with Ali Mohammadi)
Discussant: Samuele Murtinu

19:15

Meet on the staircase outside the entrance door for group photo

19:30-22:00

Short walk to and dinner at the restaurant Docklands, Finnboda harbour

Sunday 19 June
SESSION 5
Chair: Nikita Koptyug

 

09:00-10:00

(Crowd)funding Innovation: Financing Constraints, Price Discrimination and Welfare
David Zvilichovsky, Tel Aviv University (with Noam Shamir)
Discussant: Lars Persson

10:00-11:00

Antitrust, Patents, and Cumulative Innovation: Evidence from Bell Labs
Martin Watzinger, University of Munich (with Thomas Fackler, Markus Nagler and Monika Schnitzer)
Discussant: Pehr-Johan Norbäck

11:00-11:30

Coffee (and check-out from the hotel)

SESSION 6
Chair: Nikita Koptyug

 

11:30-12:30

Do Entrepreneurs Shy Away from Competition? Tournament in Workplaces and Transition to Entrepreneurship
Francesca Melillo, Catholic University of Leuven (with Virgilio Failla and Toke Reichstein)
Discussant: Mirjam van Praag

12:30-13:30

On the Origins of Entrepreneurship: Evidence from Sibling Correlations
Theodor Vladasel, Copenhagen Business School (with Matthew J. Lindquist, Joeri Sol, C. Mirjam van Praag)
Discussant: Daniel Metzger

13:30-14:30

Lunch

14:30-14:45

Closing remarks

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