Publications

A1 - Allokationsmechanismen in Organisationen und Märkten

1
Bester, Helmut and Demuth, Juri

Signalling Rivalry and Quality Uncertainty in a Duopoly

Journal of Industry, Competition and Trade - June 2014


2
Peter Vida (with Helmuts Azacis)

Collusive communication schemes in a first-price auction

Economic Theory, forthcoming


3
Peter Vida (with Françoise Forges)

Implementation of communication equilibria by correlated cheap talk: The two-player case

Theoretical Economics 8, 95–123, 2013


4
Peter Vida (with Helmuts Azacis)

A detail-free mediator

Games and Economic Behavior, 81, 101–115, 2013


5
Susanne Goldlücke (with Patrick Schmitz)

Repeated Moral Hazard and Contracts with Memory: The Case of Risk-Neutrality

International Economic Review, 2012, 53(2), 433-453


6
Susanne Goldlücke (with Sebastian Kranz)

Delegation, Monitoring, and Relational Contracts

Economics Letters, 2012, 117(2), 405-407


7
Susanne Goldlücke (with Sebastian Kranz)

Infinitely Repeated Games with Public Monitoring and Monetary Transfers

Journal of Economic Theory, 2012, 147(3), 1191-1221


8
Susanne Goldlücke (with Sebastian Kranz)

Renegotiation-proof Relational Contracts

Games and Economic Behavior, 80, 2013, 157-178


9
Thomas Tröger (with Tymofiy Mylovanov)

Informed-principal problems in environments with generalized private values

Theoretical Economics, 7 (2012), pp. 465-488


10
Thomas Tröger (with Patrick W. Schmitz)

The (Sub-)Optimality of the Majority Rule

Games and Economic Behavior, 74 (2012), pp. 651-665


11
Helmut Bester

Investments and the Holdup Problem in a Matching Market

Journal of Mathematical Economics, 49(4), 302–311, 2013


12
Helmut Bester, Chrysovalantou Milliou and Emmanuel Petrakis

Wage Bargaining, Productivity Growth and Long-Run Industry Structure, Labour Economics

19, 923-930. 2012

19, 923-930. 2012


13

Exit options in incomplete contracts with asymmetric information

Journal of Economic Theory, 147 (5) 2012


14
Bester, Helmut

Externalities, Communication and the Allocation of Decision Rights

Economic Theory, 2009, Vol. 41(2), pp. 269-296


15
Roland Strausz

Regulatory Risk under Optimal Monopoly Regulation

Economic Journal, Volume 121, Issue 553, pages 740–762, June 2011


16
Johannes Münster (joint with Klaas Staal)

How organizational structure can reduce rent-seeking

Public Choice, October 2010


17
Roland Strausz (joint with Daniel Krähmer)

Optimal Procurement Contracts with Pre—Project Planning

Review of Economic Studies (2011), 78 (3): 1015-1041


18
Tomaso Duso (joint with Paolo Buccirossi (NA), Lorenzo Ciari (NA), Giancarlo Spagnolo (NA), Cristiana Vitale (A1))

Measuring the Deterrence Effect of Competition Policy: The Competition Policy Indexes

Journal of Competition Law and Economics, 2011, 7 (1): 165-204


19
Johannes Münster (joint with Klaas Staal (A5))

War with outsiders makes peace inside

Conflict Management and Peace Science, April 2011, Vol. 28, No. 2, 91-110


20
Roland Strausz

Monopoly Distortions in Durability and Multi-Dimensional Quality

Economic Letters, Volume 105, Issue 3, December 2009, Pages 333-335


21
Johannes Münster (joint with Oliver Gürtler (NA))

Sabotage in dynamic tournaments

Journal of Mathematical Economics, Volume 46, Issue 2, 20 March 2010, Pages 179-190


22
Johannes Münster

Group Contest Success Functions

Economic Theory, Volume 41, Number 2, 345-357, 2009


23
Roland Strausz

Entrepreneurial Financing, Advice and Agency Costs

Journal of Economics & Management Strategy, Volume 18, Issue 3, pages 845–870, Fall 2009


24
Roland Strausz (joint with Katrin Burkhardt (NA)) (2009)

Accounting Transparency and the Asset Substitution Problem

The Accounting Review 84 (3), 689 (2009)


25
Roland Strausz

Planned Obsolescence as an Incentive Device for Unobservable Quality

Economic Journal, Volume 119, Issue 540, pages 1405–1421, October 2009


26
Daniel Krämer, Roland Strausz

Ex Post Private Information and Monopolistic Screening

The B.E. Journal of Theoretical Economics, Volume 8, Issue 1, Article 25 (2008)


27
Helmut Bester, Daniel Krähmer

Delegation and Incentives

RAND Journal of Economics, Vol. 39, No. 3 (Autumn, 2008), pp. 664-682


28
Helmut Bester, Kai A. Konrad

Easy Targets and the Timing of Conflict

Journal of Theoretical Politics, Volume: 17(2), April, 2005, Pp 199 - 215

together with A2


29
Daniel Krähmer, Roland Strausz

VCG mechanisms and efficient ex ante investments with externalities

Economic Letters, Volume 94, Issue 2, February 2007, Pages 192-196


30
Kai A. Konrad, Helmut Bester

Delay in Contests

European Economic Review, Volume: 48, October, 2004, Pp 1169-1178

together with A2


31
Daniel Krähmer

Equilibria Learning in Simple Contests, Games and Economic Behavior

Games and Economic Behavior, Volume: 59, Issue: 1, Pages: 105-131, 2007


32
Roland Strausz

Buried in Paperwork: Excessive Reporting in Organizations

Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Volume 60, Issue 4, August 2006, Pages 460-470


33
Daniel Krähmer

Message - Contingent Delegation

Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, Volume 60, Issue 4, August 2006, Pages 490-506


34
Roland Strausz

Regulating Availability with Demand Uncertainty

German Economic Review, Volume 8, Issue 1, pages 107–121, February 2007


35
Roland Strausz

Deterministic versus Stochastic Mechanisms Principal - Agent Models

Journal of Economic Theory, Volume 128, Issue 1, May 2006, Pages 306-314


36
Roland Strausz, Kay Mitusch

Mediation in Situations of Conflict and Limited Commitment

Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization, Volume: 21, 2005, Pp 467 - 500


37
Roland Strausz

Interim Information in Lomg Term Contracts

Journal of Economics and Management Strategy, Volume 15, Issue 4, pages 1041–1067, Winter 2006


38
Roland Strausz

Ordinary Shares and Managers

Journal of Economics, Volume: 87(1), p.1-14, 2006


39
Roland Strausz

Timing of verification procedures: monitoring vs. auditing

Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, Volume 59, Issue 1, January 2006, Pages 89-107


40
Roland Strausz

Honest certification and the threat of capture

International Journal of Industrial Organization, Volume 23, Issues 1-2, February 2005, Pages 45-62


41
Helmut Bester, Karl Wärneryd

Conflict and the Social Contract

Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Volume: 108, July 2006, Pp 231-249


42
Roland Strausz

The Bologna Process: How student mobility affects multi-cultural skills and educational quality with Lydia Mechtenberg

International Tax and Public Finance, Volume 15, Number 2, 109-130, 2007


43
Helmut Bester, Roland Strausz

Contracting with imperfect commitment and noisy communication

Journal of Economic Theory, Volume 136, Issue 1, September 2007, Pages 236-259


44
Daniel Krähmer

Advertising and Conspicuous Consumption

Journal of Theoretical and Institutional Economics, Volume 162, Number 4, December 2006 , pp. 661-682(22)


Prof. Dr. Helmut Bester (Vorstand)

FB Wirtschaftswissenschaft - Institut für Wirtschaftstheorie - Mikroökonomie
Freie Universität Berlin
Boltzmannstr. 20
14195 Berlin
Tel.: (030) 838 55257
Fax: (030) 838 54142
mail: helmut.bester@fu-berlin.de


Prof. Dr. Thomas Tröger

Universität Mannheim
Abteilung Volkswirtschaftslehre

Schloss, 98161 Mannheim
Tel.: (0621) 181 3423
mail: troeger@uni-mannheim.de