NIE Network of Industrial Economists
University of Nottingham

2. Doctoral Student Colloquium

The NIE Colloquium will take place Friday 29 June 2012, 10-4 pm, at Nottingham University Business School (North Building), Economics and Finance Division, Jubilee Campus, The University of Nottingham.

Please see directions to the Jubilee Campus and the Jubilee Campus Map.

The original call for papers


Friday, 29 June 2012
09:00-10:00 Registration
PG Atrium
10:00-10:15 Welcome by Giuliana Battisti
Room: A76

Session 1: Intellectual Property Rights

Room: A76 

Chair: Pia Weiss

Matthew Moore (Nuffield College, Oxford): "Technology selection using progress prizes in inducement price contests"
Discussant: James Waters

James Waters (NUBS): "Intellectual property protection, market structure and technology diffusion"

Discussant: Matthew Moore

11:15-11:45 Coffee Break
PG Atrium

Session 2: Research and Development

Room A76
Chair: David Paton

Miguel Flores (University Leicester): "R&D and prominence with consumer research"
Discussant: Debasmita Basak

Debasmita Basak(University Nottingham): "Price competition and the effects of wage bargaining on process innovation
Discussant: Miguel Flores

12:45-13-45 Lunch
PG Atrium

Session 3: Strategic interaction and empirical IO

Room A76

Chair: Giuliana Battisti and Monica Giulietti

Mohammad Ali Kashefi (University Bielefeld): "The effect of salvage market on strategic technology choice and capacity investment decision of firm under demand uncertainty"
Discussant Panayiotis Agisilaou

Panayiotis Agisilaou(University of East Anglia): "Strategic antitrust authorities and leniency programmes - A signalling game"
Discussant Allesandro Iaria

Allesandro Iaria(university Warwick): "An empirical model of (super)market choice with learning"
Discussant: Mohammad Ali Kashefi

15:15-15:30  Closing by Monica Giulietti
Room. A76
 15:30 Coffee Break
PG Atrium