Itai Ater 

Senior Lecturer (equ. Associate Professor)

Business Economics & Strategy Area

Coller School of Management 

Tel Aviv 

University, Israel 


Email: ater@post.tau.ac.il


 
Working papers/work in progress      
Published/forthcoming papers
  1. Internalization of Congestion at US Hub Airports, Journal of Urban Economics, 2012 72: 196 - 209
  2. Do Customers Learn from Experience? Evidence from Retail BankingManagement Science, 2013 59(9): 2019 - 2035. Featured in TheMarker (17.03.14, Hebrew), TheMarker (26.03.14, Hebrew), Calcalist (02.08.13, Hebrew) 
  3. The Effect of the Internet on Productivity and Quality: Evidence from the Airline Industry  (Review of Economics and Statistics, 2015, 97(1), 180 - 194. Mentioned in the Atlantic, 12.04.17)
  4. Price Control and Advertising in Franchised Chains (Strategic Management Journal, 2015, 36, 148 - 158)
  5. Vertical Foreclosure in Shopping Malls: Evidence from Shopping Malls (Journal of Economics & Management Strategy, 2015, 24, 620 - 642). Featured in Calcalist (05.12.10, Hebrew) 
  6. Organizational Structure, Police Activity and Crime (Journal of Public Economics, 2014, 115(1), 62 - 71). Featured in Ha'aretz (05.06.2013, Hebrew), US News & World Report (24.04.14)
  7. The Economics of Rights: Can the Right to Counsel Increase Crime? (American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, 2016, 9(2). 1-27) (lead article)
  8. Testing Alternative Learning Theories: Evidence from Subscription Contracts, accepted at Journal of Industrial Economics
  9. Round Prices and Price Rigidity: Evidence from Outlawing Non-Zero Digit Price Endings (accepted at Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization) 
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We (Alon Eizenberg and myself) are organizing a one-day workshop in Industrial Organization, Regulation and Competition Policy in Israel. 
The next workshop will be held in December 2017.