Thirteenth CEPR/JIE Conference
Ninth School on Applied Industrial Organization

Hosted by
The University of Cyprus
Supported by
University of Cyprus
Journal of Industrial Economics (JIE)

Cyprus: 23-26 May 2012

The following papers will be presented at this conference. Please see the Programme for further details.

Backwards Integration and Downstream Competition
Matthias Hunold (ZEW) Lars-Hendrik Röller (Federal Government, Berlin and CEPR) *Konrad Stahl (University of Mannheim and CEPR)

Does Retailer Power Lead to Exclusion?
*Patrick Rey (Toulouse School of Economics and CEPR) Michael Whinston (Northwestern University)

Dynamic Demand for New and Used Durable Goods without Physical Depreciation: The Case of Japanese Video Games
*Andrew Ching (Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto) Masakazu Ishihara (Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto)

Industry Structure, Executive Pay, and Short-Termism
John Thanassoulis (Oxford University and CEPR)

Innovation and Markups: Firm Level Evidence
*Bruno Cassiman (IESE Business School and CEPR)Stijn Vanormelingen (IESE Business School)

Peer Effects in the Diffusion of Solar Photovoltaic Panels
*Bryan Bollinger (Stern School of Business, New York University) Kenneth Gillingham (Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies)

Platform Competition under Asymmetric Information
*Hanna Halaburda (Tel Aviv University) Yaron Yehezkel (Tel Aviv University)

Revealing Bargaining Power through Actual Wholesale Prices
Andres Elberg (University Diego Portales, Chile) *Carlos Noton (University of Warwick)

Revealed preference tests of the Cournot model
Andrés Carvajal (University of Warwick) Rahul Deb (University of Toronto) James Fenske (Oxford University) *John K. H. Quah (Oxford University)

Store Dynamics, Differentiation and Determinants of Market Structure
*Florin Maican (IFN, Stockholm and University of Gothenburg) Matilda Orth (IFN, Stockholm)

Sunk Costs of R&D, Trade and Productivity: the moulds industry case
Carlos Santos (Tilburg University)

Supermarket choice with multi-store shopping: measuring the effect of format regulation
*Pasquale Schiraldi (London School of Economics and CEPR) Stephen Seiler (Stanford Graduate School of Business) Howard Smith (Oxford University and CEPR)

The Costs of Growth: Estimating Entry Costs During Rollouts
Mauricio Varela (University of Arizona)

Trading and Enforcing Patent Rights
Alberto Galasso (Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto) Mark Schankerman (London School of Economics and CEPR) *Carlos Serrano (Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto)

The Impact of Search Costs on Consumer Behavior: A Dynamic Approach
Stephan Seiler (Stanford Graduate School of Business)

The Value of Patented Inventions at the Intensive and Extensive Margin
*Alfonso Gambardella (Bocconi University) Dietmar Harhoff (Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München and CEPR) Bart Verspagen (University of Maastricht)

What determines firm growth? The role of demand and TFP shocks
Andrea Pozzi (Einaudi Institute for Economics and Finance) *Fabiano Schivardi (Università di Cagliari and CEPR)

Why are some regions more innovative than others? The role of firm size diversity
Ajay Agrawal (University of Toronto) Iain Cockburn (Boston University) *Alberto Galasso (University of Toronto) Alex Oettl (Georgia Tech)