Yassine Lefouili


                                     

Office address:

Toulouse School of Economics

Manufacture des Tabacs

21 Allée de Brienne

31000 Toulouse - France

E-mail: yassine.lefouili[arrowbase]tse-fr.eu


Academic Positions:

2010 -  ...    : Assistant Professor (maître de conférences), Toulouse School of Economics - Univ. Toulouse 1, France

2009 - 2010 : Postdoctoral Researcher, Center for Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE), Belgium


Education:

2005 - 2009 : Ph.D., Economics, Paris School of Economics - Univ. Paris 1 Panthéon Sorbonne

2004 - 2005 : M.S., Statistics and Economics, ENSAE

                    M.A., Economics, Univ. Paris 1 Panthéon Sorbonne

2001 - 2004 : B.S., Applied Mathematics and Economics ("Ingénieur" Degree), Ecole Polytechnique

Main Research Fields

Industrial Organization, Economics of Innovation and Intellectual Property, Competition Policy, Law and Economics.

Refereed Journal Articles

Optimal Licensing of Uncertain Patents in the Shadow of Litigation (with Rabah Amir and David Encaoua), Games and Economic Behavior, vol. 88 (2014) , 320-338.

Leniency Programs for Multimarket Firms: The Effect of Amnesty Plus on Cartel Formation (with Catherine Roux), International Journal of Industrial Organization, vol. 30 (2012), 624-640.

Licensing "Weak" Patents (with David Encaoua) ,The Journal of Industrial Economics, vol. 57 (2009), 492-525.

Choosing Intellectual Protection: Imitation, Patent Strength and Licensing (with David Encaoua), Annals of Economics and Statistics, vol. 79-80 (2005) , 241-271.
Reprinted in Contributions in Memory of Zvi Griliches, 2010, NBER Book edited by J. Mairesse and M. Tratjenberg.

Working Papers / Work in Progress

Cross-Licensing and Competition (with Doh-Shin Jeon)

Patent-Licensing Networks (with Doh-Shin Jeon)

Privacy Protection (with Bruno Jullien and Michael Riordan)

Incentives to Litigate: Evidence from a Court Reform in the UK (with Christian Helmers and Luke McDonagh)

Invalid but Infringed? An Analysis of the Bifurcated Patent Litigation System (with Katrin Cremers, Fabian Gaessler, Dietmar Harhoff and Christian Helmers)

Does Competition Spur Innovation? The Case of Yardstick Competition
 
Firm Location and Monopolistic Competition (with Takanori Ago and Hamid Hamoudi)

Subsidies, Learning-by-Doing and Exclusion (with Catherine Bobtcheff and Claude Crampes)


Book Reviews

Emmanuel Combe, Le low cost (in French), Revue d'Etudes en Agriculture et Environnement, 92 (3), 331-335.

Conference Presentations

Workshop on "Innovations, Patents and Licensing", Stony Brook, New-York, July 2014

CRESSE Conference on "Advances in the Analysis of Competition and Regulation", Corfu, July 2013

Workshop on the Economics of Science and Innovation, Barcelona, June 2013

7th Bi-Annual Conference on the Economics of Intellectual Property, Software and the Internet, Toulouse, June 2013

61st Annual Congress of the French Economic Association, Paris, June 2012 

26th Annual Congress of the European Economic Association, Oslo, August 2011.

4th ZEW Conference on the Economics of Innovation and Patenting, Mannheim, May 2011

6th Bi-Annual Conference on the Economics of Intellectual Property, Software and the Internet, Toulouse, January 2011.

64th European Meeting of the Econometric Society, Barcelona, August 2009.

24th Annual Congress of the European Economic Association, Barcelona, August 2009.

International Conference in honor of David Encaoua, Paris, May 2009.

Doctoral Days of ADRES, Louvain-la-Neuve, January 2009.

Econometric Society European Winter Meeting, Cambridge, October 2008.

3rd European Conference on Competition and Regulation, Athens, July 2008.

4th Economic Behavior and Interaction Models Workshop, Paris, April 2008.

ESF/COST Conference on "Science and Technology Research in a Science-Based Economy", Leuven, October 2007.

GREQAM-ANR Summer School on "Knowledge, Science and Innovation", Aix-en-Provence, October 2007.

3rd Economic Behavior and Interaction Models Workshop, Bielefeld, April 2007.

Seminar Presentations

2014 : Univ. Paris 2, Univ. Paris 10. 

2013 : CREST, Telecom ParisTech, Toulouse School of Economics.

2012 : Copenhagen Business School.

2010 : Toulouse School of Economics, Univ. Rennes 1, Univ. Paris 2, Univ. Paris 10, Univ. of Cergy-Pontoise.

2009 : Facultés Universitaires Saint-Louis.

2008 : Univ. Paris 1.

2006 : Univ. Paris 1.


Teaching:

Toulouse School of Economics (2010 - ...)
Lectures in Industry Regulation (graduate), Competition Policy (graduate), Industrial Organization (graduate), Microeconomics (undergraduate).

Univ. Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne (2005 - 2009)
Lectures in Risk and Insurance (graduate)
Teaching assistant in Microeconomics (undergraduate), Industrial Organization (graduate), Macroeconomics (undergraduate), Applied Statistics (undergraduate), Introductory Economics (undergraduate)


Administrative and Scientific Duties:

Co-organizer of the bi-weekly Workshop on the Law and Economics of Competition Policy, 2014 - 

Director of the Master's Program "Economics and Competition Law" , 2013 - 

Member of the Educational Board of TSE, 2013 - 

Co-manager of the Toulouse Network for Information Technology, 2011 - 2014

Secretary of the Industrial Organization Research Group of TSE, 2010 - 2013

Co-organizer of the bi-weekly Workshop on Information Technology and Intellectual Property, 2011 - 2013

Co-organizer of the bi-weekly Industrial Organization Workshop, 2010 - 2012 


Conference Organization:

Co-organizer of the 2014 Meeting of the Toulouse Network for Information Technology, October 2014, Cambridge, Massachusetts.

Co-organizer of the 2013 Meeting of the Toulouse Network for Information Technology, October 2013, Redmond, Washington.

Co-organizer of the 2012 Meeting of the Toulouse Network for Information Technology, September 2012, Washington, D.C.


Refereeing:

Games and Economic Behavior, Information Economics and Policy, International Economic Review, International Journal of Industrial Organization, Journal of Economics and Management Strategy, Journal of Public Economic Theory, Management Science, Oxford Economic Papers, Papers in Regional Science, RAND Journal of Economics, Review of Industrial Organization,
Review of Law and Economics, Revue d'Economie Politique, Revue Economique, Revue Française d'Economie. 


Honors and Fellowships:

NET Institute Grant (with Doh-Shin Jeon), 2014

NET Institute Grant (with Doh-Shin Jeon), 2013

TSEconomist's Award for Best Teacher in the 1st year of the Master's Program at TSE, 2013

Postdoctoral Fellowship, CORE - UCL, 2009-2010

AX
A Research Fund Postdoctoral Grant, 2009

PhD Dissertation Award, Chancellerie des Universités de Paris, 2009

Invited to the Econometric Society European Winter Meetings, Cambridge, 2008

Doctoral Fellowship from the French Ministry of Higher Education and Research, 2005-2008

Full Scholarship, Ecole Polytechnique, 2001-2004