First CEPR School in Applied Industrial Organisation

Hydra, 13/15 May 2004


Part One: Student presentations

Thursday May 13 - 9:00 - 12:30

Part Two: 5th CEPR Conference in Applied Industrial Organization

Thursday May 13 afternoon through Saturday May 15 afternoon -





Demand Estimation for Italian Newspapers: The Impact of Weekly Supplements

Elena Argentesi (European University Institute)


Location Choices of Multinational Firms: The Case of Mergers and Acquisitions

Habib Zitouna (TEAM and CNRS, University of Paris 1 Sorbonne)


Testing for the Presence of Moral Hazard on Dynamic Insurance Data: Evidence from the Portuguese Car Insurance Industry

Olivia Ceccarini (University of Pennsylvania and St Anna School of Advanced Studies)


Branding News with Opinion

Gorm Gronnevet (Norwegian School of Economics and Business)


The Dynamics of Firm Growth: Are the Services Different?

Blandina Oliveira (Superior School of Technology and Management)


Differential Merger Effects: the case of the Personal Computer Industry

Christos Genakos (London Business School)


Mergers and Innovation: The Case of Pharmaceutical Industry Carmine Ornaghi (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid and Institut d’ Economie Industrielle)


Faculty members


Pedro Pita Barros (Universidade Nova de Lisboa)

Luís Cabral (New York University and CEPR)

Gregory S. Crawford (University of Arizona)

Marc Ivaldi (Université de Toulouse (EHESS, IDEI) and CEPR)

Jordi Jaumandreu (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid)

Pedro L. Marin Uribe (Univ. Carlos III de Madrid and CEPR)

Frode Steen (Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration)

Nikolaos Vettas (Athens University of Economics and Business, IMOP and CEPR)