NIE Network of Industrial Economists
University of Nottingham

2013 NIE Winter Meeting  

The Winter Meeting is organised by the Management School of the Lancaster University on Friday, December 6th, 2013 and will be hosted at the Lancaster House Hotel, LA1 4GJ.  

The local organiser is Caroline Elliott. 

 09:45-10:00 Arrival and Registration

Opening Remarks

Prof Giuliana Battisti, University of Warwick and NIE


IO and its application to the Broadcasting Industry: Why I am (still) and Institutional Economist

Prof Gary Cook, University of Liverpool

 10:45-11:00 Coffee

Keynote Speaker

Paul Ormerod, Volterra Partners


Innovations in form not function and its implications: The case of the creative industries

Prof Paul Stoneman, University of Warwick





Transformation, Job Creation and Subsidies to Creative Industries: The Case of South Africa's Film and Television Sector

Prof Alan Collins, University of Portsmouth


Anchoring or Loss Aversion? Empirical Evidence from Art Auctions

Prof Rachel Pownall, Tilburg University

14:45-15:15 Coffee

"Restaurant Wars": Spatial Competition in UK Restaurants

Prof Rob Simmons, Lancaster University

16:00-16:05 Closing Remarks