Events

Events

CBE organises a regular seminar series with internal and external speakers, and workshops and conferences.

Attendance is open to faculty members and students. PhD students interested in the industrial organisation are strongly encouraged to participate.

Seminar contact:

  • Workshops and conferences

  • Seminar Spring 2018

    Seminar Spring 2018

    The following meetings are scheduled for the Spring semester 2018:

    Mon 12 Feb, 12.15-13.00
    Claudia Salim
    Platform cooperation
    Mon 26 Feb, 12.15-13.30
    Hideshi Itoh, Waseda University
    Image Concerns in Teams
    Mon 12 Mar, 12.15-13.30
    Tuomas Laiho, University of Oslo
    Launching a new product: The welfare effects of commitment power and social learning
    Mon 19 Mar, 12.15-13.00
    Timothy Wyndham and Oddmund Berg, NHH
    Eliminating Salopian sobriety? The role of travel costs in the demand for alcohol
    Mon 09 Apr, 12.15-13.30
    Joana Resende, University of Porto
    Optimal dynamic pricing of green goods under discounted network effects
    Mon 16 Apr, 12.15-13.00
    David Heller, University of Frankfurt
    Financing Innovation in Europe: The Impact of Financial Resources on Patented Innovations
    Mon 23 Apr, 12.15-13.30
    Martin Schmalz, University of Michigan
    How does ownership structure affect firms’ strategic behavior and market outcomes?
    Mon 30 Apr, 12.15-13.00
    Kenneth Fjell, NHH
    On Repeated Myopic Use of the Inverse Elasticity Pricing Rule
    Mon 14 May, 12.15-13.00
    Chang-Koo Chi, NHH
    On Repeated Myopic Use of the Inverse Elasticity Pricing Rule
    Mon 28 May, 12.15-13.00
    Krisztina Molnar, NHH
    Do Time Preferences Change? Evidence from Italian Earthquakes
    Mon 04 Jun, 12.15-13.00
    Øivind Anti Nilsen, NHH
    Seasonality and synchronization: Price-setting in multiproduct firms
    Thu 14 Jun, 12.15-13.30, Meeting room C-617
    Jin Li, LSE
    The Firm-Growth Imperative: A Theory of Production and Personnel Management
    Mon 25 Jun, 12.15-13.00
    Steffen Juranek, NHH
    Banking Crises and Corporate Innovation
  • Seminar Fall 2017

    Seminar Fall 2017

    The following meetings are scheduled for the Fall semester 2017:

    Mon 04 Sep, 12.15-13.30
    Luca Picariello, NHH
    Promotions and Human Capital Acquisition: Do Competitive Firms set the Bar too High?
    Mon 11 Sep, 12.15-13.30
    Christian Krestel, Aalto University
    Learning Through Search
    Mon 18 Sep, 12.15-13.30
    Tina Søreide, NHH
    Enforcement of Corporate Criminal Liability in Bribery Cases
    Mon 25 Sep, 12.15-13.30
    Øystein Foros, NHH
    Competition when big data allow for personalized pricing and product customization
    Mon 02 Oct, 12.15-13.30
    Lassi Ahlvik, NHH
    Carbon leakage: A mechanism design approach
    Mon 09 Oct, 12.15-13.30
    Patrick Gonzalez, Universite Laval
    Does Transparency Reduce Political Corruption?
    Mon 16 Oct, 12.15-13.30
    Olga Gorelkina, University of Liverpool
    Selling 'Money' on Ebay: A Field Study of Surplus Division
    Mon 23 Oct, 12.15-13.30
    Thomas de Haan, NHH
    A new method to elicit probability distribution beliefs
    Mon 30 Oct, 12.15-13.30
    Juan Jose Ganuza, Universitat Pompeu Fabra
    Formal contracts without courts: Scoring suppliers to build trust
    Thu 02 Nov, 14.15-15.30***
    Christian Eufinger, IESE
    Unholy Trinity: Bailout Guarantees, Fixed Wages, and Capital Regulation
    Mon 06 Nov, 12.15-13.30*
    Fred Schroyen, NHH
    International tax information agreements and the use of tax amnesty in Norway
    Mon 13 Nov, 12.15-13.30
    Erik Lundin, Research Institute of Industrial Economics
    Market Power and Joint Ownership: Evidence from Nuclear Plants in Sweden
    Mon 20 Nov, 12.15-13.30
    Iver Bragelien, NHH
    Is contingent pay effective? - An examination of the evidence
    Mon 27 Nov, 12.15-13.30
    Simen A. Ulsaker, NHH
    Exclusionary contracts and incentives to innovate
    Mon 04 Dec, 12.15-13.30
    Steffen Juranek, NHH
    Software vulnerabilities and bounty programs

    *joint with NoCeT
    **joint with ENE
    ***joint with the Department for Business and Management Science

  • Seminar Spring 2017

    Seminar Spring 2017

    The following meetings are scheduled for the Spring semester 2017:

    Mon 13 Feb, 12.15-13.30
    Heiner Schumacher, University of Leuven
    You are fired! Employees' Response to Work Norm Violations
    Mon 06 Mar, 12.15-13.30
    Christoph Schottmuller, University of Copenhagen
    An informational theory of privacy
    Mon 20 Mar, 12.15-13.30
    Malin Arve, NHH
    On the role of budget-constraints in pre-commercial procurement
    Mon 27 Mar, 12.15-13.30
    Chang-Koo Chi, NHH
    The Value of Information in Agency Models
    Thu 30 Mar, 10.15-11.30
    Ola Kvaløy, University of Stavanger
    Fair Advice
    Tue 04 Apr, 12.15-13.30
    Trond Olsen, NHH
    Optimal relational bonus contracts when the first-order approach fails
    Mon 24 Apr, 12.15-13.30
    Eirik Kristiansen, NHH
    Contracting Institutions and Location of Manufacturing
    Mon 08 May, 10.15-11.30
    Alessio Piccolo, University of Oxford
    The Ethics of Intergenerational Risk
    Mon 29 May, 12.15-13.30*
    Paolo Giovanni Piacquadio, University of Oslo
    The Ethics of Intergenerational Risk
    Mon 26 Jun, 12.15-13.30
    Pierre Jinghong Liang, Carnegie Mellon University
    On the Social Value of Accounting Objectivity in Financial Stability
    *joint with the Choice Lab
    CIO
    Mon 6 Jan 12.15-13.30
    Anna D'Annunzio, Telenor
    Ad networks, consumer tracking and privacy
    Mon 20 Feb 12.15-13.30
    Jaap Boss, University of Maastricht
    Reconsidering Non-neutral Technical Change
    Mon 24 Apr 12.15-13.30
    Pierre Dubois, Toulouse School of Economics
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    Mon 15 May 12.15-13.30
    Richard Friberg, Stockholm School of Economics
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    Mon 22 May 12.15-13.30
    Celine Bonnet, Toulouse School of Economics
  • Seminar Fall 2016

    Seminar Fall 2016

    The following meetings are scheduled for Fall 2016:

    LEMO
    Mon 26 Sep, 12.15-13.30, meeting room on the 9th floor
    Dakshina De Silva, University of Lancaster
    Project Modi fications and Bidding in Highway Procurement Auctions
    Mon 10 Oct, 12.15-13.30, meeting room on the 9th floor - joint with CIO
    Daniel Göller, University of Agder
    Mobile telephony in emerging markets: The importance of multi-simming customers
    Mon 24 Oct, 12.15-13.30, meeting room on the 9th floor
    Trond Olsen, NHH
    Relational contracting with external enforcement
    Mon 07 Nov, 12.15-13.30, Room: E209
    Yanren Zhang, Fudan University
    Family Talents in Family Firms: A Signaling Approach
    Mon 21 Nov, 12.15-13.30, Room: E209
    Christoph Wolf, University of Mannheim
    Informative Milestones in Experimentation
    Mon 23 Nov, 14.15-15.30, Room: E209 - joint with Macro
    Katinka Holtsmark, University of Oslo
    Green Bandits
    Mon 05 Dec, 12.15-13.30, Room: E209
    Luca Picariello, NHH
    Unemployment Insurance and Talent Discovery
    CIO
    Mon 10 Oct, 12.15-13.30 - joint seminar with LEMO - 9th floor meeting room
    Daniel Göller, University of Agder
    Mobile telephony in emerging markets: The importance of multi-simming customers
    Mon 28 Nov, 12.15-13.30 - E.209
    Renato Gomez, Toulouse School of Economics
    Drip prices and missed sales
    Mon 12 Dec, 12.15-13.30 - E.209
    Mai-Thi Nguyen,NHH
    Consumer Behavior and Firm Performance under Predictable Price Patterns
  • Seminar Spring 2016

    Seminar Spring 2016

    The following meetings are scheduled for the Spring semester 2016:

    LEMO
    Mon 18 Jan, 14.15-15.15
    Johannes Schneider, University of Mannheim
    Managing a conflict – Alternative Dispute Resolution in Contests
    Tue 19 Jan, 14.15-15.15
    Olga Chiappinelli, University of Siena
    Political Corruption In The Execution Of Public Contracts: A Principal-Agent Analysis
    Fri 22 Jan, 11.00-12.00
    Martin Pollrich, Humboldt-University Berlin
    Mediated Audits
    Wed 27 Jan, 13.00-14.00
    Giulio Trigilia, University of Warwick
    Optimal leverage and strategic disclosure
    Thu 10 Feb, 12.15-13.30*
    Deniz Okat, Aalto University School of Business
    Too big to push
    Mon 07 Mar, 12.15-13.30, Cancelled
    Dakshina De Silva, Lancaster University
    Project Modifications and Bidding in Highway Procurement Auctions
    Mon 04 Apr, 12.15-13.30
    Jacopo Bizzoto, University Oslo
    The optimal timing of persuasion
    Mon 11 Apr**, 12.15-13.30
    Florian Schuett, Tilburg University
    Screening for Patent Quality: Examination, Fees, and the Courts
    Mon 09 May, 12.15-13.30
    Hans Hvide, University Bergen
    The Roles of Nature and Nurture in Entrepreneurial Success
    *joint with the Department of Finance
    **joint with IO
    CIO
    Wed 03 Feb*, 12.15-14.00
    Christian Riis, Norwegian Business School
    Competition policy and innovation
    Mon 14 Mar, 14.15-15.30, Room D342
    Andre Veiga, Oxford University
    Optimal Community Rating: Theory and Evidence from UK annuities
    Mon 11 Apr**, 12.15-13.30
    Florian Schuett, Tilburg University
    Screening for Patent Quality: Examination, Fees, and the Courts
    Mon 25 Apr, 12.15-13.30
    Thibaud Verger, CREST
    Partial exclusivity
    Mon 02 May, 12.15-13.30
    Mathias Reynaert, Tolouse School of Economics
    Corrective Policy and Goodhart's Law: The Case of Carbon Emissions from Automobiles
    Mon 13 Jun, 12.15-13.30
    Emilio Calvano University of Bologna
    Recommender systems: biased advice and its nature

    * This seminar is jointly organized with BECCLE and takes place in Auditorium 2, Juridisk fakultet, Magnus Lagabøtes plass 1.

    ** This seminar is jointly organized with LEMO.

  • Seminar Fall 2015

    Seminar Fall 2015

    LEMO
    Mon 28 Sep, 12.15-13.30
    Thomas de Haan, NHH
    Discrimination on the labor market: the curse of competition between workers
    Mon 19 Oct, 12.15-13.30
    Baptiste Massenot, Frankfurt University
    A Litigation Experiment with Endogenous Disputes: English vs American Rule
    Mon 26 Oct, 12.15-13.30
    Johannes Boehm, SciencesPo
    The Impact of Contract Enforcement Costs on Outsourcing and Aggregate Productivity
    Mon 09 Nov, 12.15-13.30
    Eirik Kristiansen, NHH
    Political economy of reallocation
    Mon 16 Nov, 12.15-13.30
    Veronica Grembi, CBS
    Courts, Scheduled Damages, and Medical Malpractice Insurance
    CIO
    Mon 05 Oct, 14.30-15.30
    Hiroshi Aiura, Oita University
    Geographic maldistribution of physicians on healthcare across regions
    Mon 26 Oct, 14.30-15.30
    Anders Munk-Nilsen, University of Copenhagen
    A Dynamic Model of Vehicle Ownership, Type Choice, and Usage
    Wed 28 Oct, 12.15-13.30*
    Thibaud Verger, CREST
    Are Platform Price Parity Clauses Necessarily Anticompetitive?
    Mon 23 Nov, 14.30-15.30
    Morten Sæthre, NHH
    Quality regulation and competition with product selection: Evidence from a pharmaceutical policy reform in Chile
    Mon 07 Dec, 14.30-15.30
    Frode Steen, NHH
    Anatomy of Cartel Contracts
    * This seminar is joint with BECCLE and will take place in Auditorium 3, on Dragefjellet.
  • Seminar Spring 2015

    Seminar Spring 2015

    LEMO
    Mon 23 Feb, 12.15-13.30
    Floris Zoutman, NHH
    Is legal pot crippling Mexican drug trafficking organizations? The effect of medical marijuana laws on US crime
    Mon 13 Apr, 12.15-13.30
    Giovanni Mastrobuoni, University of Essex
    Rehabilitating Rehabilitation: Prison Conditions and Recidivism
    Mon 27 Apr, 12.15-13.30
    Trond Olsen, NHH
    Teams in relational contracts
    Mon 11 May, 12.15-13.30
    Chiara Canta, NHH
    Reference pricing, generic entry, and pharmaceutical expenditures
    Mon 1 Jun, 12.15-13.30
    Heiko Karle, ETH Zurich
    The Structure of Negotiations: Incomplete Agreements and the Focusing Effect
    Mon 8 Jun, 12.15-13.30
    Luca Picariello, NHH
    Organizational design with portable skills
    CIO
    Mon 2 Feb 14.30-15.30
    Timothy Wyndham, NHH
    The importance of disliking adverts. How should we pay for the internet?
    Mon 16 Feb 14.30-15.30*
    Hildegunn Kyvik Nordås, OECD
    Barriers to trade in services (OECD’s STRI Project)
    Mon 23 Feb 14.30-15.30
    Simen Ulsaker, NHH
    Competing buyers, rent extraction and inefficient exclusion
    Mon 23 March 14.30-15.30
    Lars Mathiesen, NHH
    On the uniqueness of the Cournot equilibrium
    Mon 20 April 14.30-15.30
    Teis Lunde Lømo, UiB
    Opportunism and insurance in  vertical contracting
    Mon 1 June, 12.15-13.30
    Heiko Karle, ETH Zurich
    The Structure of Negotiations: Incomplete Agreements and the Focusing Effect
    Mon 01 June 14.30-15.30
    Linda Nøstbakken, NHH
    From fossil fuels to renewables: The role of electricity storage
    * Joint with BECCLE