Paris Seminar on the Economics of Digitization 2018/2019

Calendar 2018/2019

We wish everybody a nice summer! Next years program can be found here.

  • Monday, 1 July 2019 (Room A301): F. Andrew Hanssen (Clemson University)

Does Vertical Integration Spur Investment? Casting Actors to Discover Stars During the Hollywood Studio Era

  • 23 May 2019 2:30pm: Elias Carroni (Università di Bologna)

Superstars in two-sided markets: exclusive or not? (with Leonardo Madio and Shiva Shekhar)

  • 11 April 2019 : Tomaso Duso (DIW Berlin):

Airbnb and Rental Prices: Evidence from Berlin

  • 21 March 2019 (Room B543): Helena Perrone (University of Mannheim):

Gender Differences in Academic Performance: The Role of Exam Design in Multiple-Choice tests

  • 13 March 2019 (Wednesday, 4:00-5:30pm at Mines ParisTech): Paul Belleflamme (UC Louvain):

Competitive Imperfect Price Discrimination and Market Power

  • 7 March 2019: Régis Renault (Université de Cergy-Pontoise):

Search direction: position externalities and position bias (with Simon Anderson)

  • 14 February 2019, 2:30pm: Jan Krämer (University of Passau)

Platform Neutrality and Content Quality: The Impact of App Stores' Ranking Policies on App Quality

  • 31 January 2019, 4pm: Michael Kummer (U East Anglia):

Market Concentration and Privacy in Online Markets - Evidence from the Mobile App Industry

  • 17 January 2019 (Room B567): Joan Calzada (Universitat de Barcelona)

Platform Price Parity Clauses and Segmentation

  • 11 December 2018 (Tuesday, 12:00, Room B555): Tobias Kretschmer (LMU Munich)

Video killed the radio star? Online music videos and digital music sales

  • 6 December 2018 (Room B559): Yassine Lefouili (TSE)

Privacy Regulation and Quality Investment (with Ying Lei Toh)

  • 4 December 2018 (Tuesday): Babur De los Santos (Clemson University)

  • 26 November 2018 (Monday, 13h30, Amphi Jade): Catherine Tucker (MIT)

How Effective Is Black-box Digital Consumer Profiling and Audience Delivery? Evidence from Field Studies

  • 9 November 2018 (Friday): Daniel Ershov (TSE):

Competing with Superstars in the Mobile App Market

  • 11 October 2018, 11:30: Claudio Piga (KEELE):

Static, Dynamic and Discriminatory Pricing (with Marco Alderighi and Alberto Gaggero)

  • 4 October 2018 (Room 543): André Veiga (Imperial College Business School):

Optimal risk classification in lemons markets

  • 27 September 2018, 11:30am (Room 559): Roxana Fernandez (CREST-ENSAE):

Spillover effects and city development

  • 13 September 2018 (Room B543):· David Reiley (UC Berkeley):

Measuring Consumer Sensitivity to Audio Advertising: A Field Experiment on Pandora Internet Radio

General Information

The Economics of Digitization seminar is jointly organized by Institut Mines Télécom, Business School, Telecom ParisTech and the University of Paris-Sud.


Presentations take place at 2pm in Room B603, Telecom ParisTech, 46 Rue Barrault, 75013 Paris (if not indicated otherwise)

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