Positions

Affiliations

Research visits

Education

  • 03/2011-05/2014: Doctor oeconomiae publicae (equivalent to PhD; summa cum laude), LMU Munich, Germany
  • 03/2011-05/2013: Master of Business Research, LMU Munich, Germany
  • 10/2005-09/2009: Diplom-Wirtschaftswissenschaftler (equivalent to MSc in Management and Economics), Ulm University, Germany
  • 02/2008-05/2008: University of St. Gallen (HSG), Switzerland

References

  • Dietmar Harhoff, Max Planck Institute for Innovation and Competition, Munich, Germany
  • Ulrich Kaiser, Chair for Entrepreneurship, University of Zurich, Switzerland
  • Tobias Kretschmer, Institute for Strategy, Technology and Organization, LMU Munich, Germany
  • Felix Oberholzer-Gee, Harvard Business School, Harvard University, USA
  • Joel Waldfogel, Carlson School of Management, University of Minnesota, USA

Grants, Awards, and Scholarships

  • 2018: Portuguese Foundation for Science and Technology Research Grant (EU H2020, USD 278,895), Co-PI with Miguel Godinho de Matos
  • 2016: University of Zurich Graduate Campus Grant (CHF 10,000), with Juliane Lischka and Paolo Bizzozero
  • 2015: German Economic Association and German National Bank, Award for Presentation at International Conferences
  • 2014: NET Institute Summer Grant (USD 3,000), with Lisa M. George
  • 2014: LMU Management Alumni Dissertation Award
  • 2013: NBER Economics of Digitization and Copyright Initiative Research Grant (USD 15,000), with Jörg Claussen and Tobias Kretschmer
  • 2011: German Economic Association and Swiss National Bank, Award for Presentation at International Conferences
  • 2008: German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) Scholarship

Professional Activities and Services

  • Associate Editor at Information Economics and Policy
  • Ad-hoc Reviewer for Academy of Management Annual Meeting, Cambridge University Press, Communications of the ACM, European Journal of Law and Economics, European Management Review, Information Economics and Policy, International Journal of Industrial Organization, Journal of Comparative Economics, Journal of Cultural Economics, Journal of Media Business Studies, Journal of Strategy and Business, Management Science, Review of Industrial Organization, Review of Network Economics, Research Policy, Strategic Management Journal, Technovation, The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis and Policy
  • Member of the Organizing Committee of Digital Economy Workshop Lisbon (2019), Media Economics Workshop Zurich (2016), Management and Economics of ICT Conference Munich (2012)

Conferences and Invited Seminars (* indicates presentation by co-author)

  • 2019: ASSA Annual Meeting*, Atlanta USA (Jan)
  • 2018: MIT Conference on Digital Experimentation*, Boston USA (Oct), Media Economics Workshop, Lecce Italy (Oct), Mallen Filmed Entertainment Conference, Berlin Germany (Sep), University of Melbourne, Melbourne Australia (Aug), KOF ETH Zurich (Aug), Munich Summer Institute, Munich Germany (Jun), EU Joint Research Center, Seville Spain (May), International Industrial Organization Conference, Indianapolis USA (Apr), EU Commission, Brussels Belgium (Mar), Seminar on the Economics of Communications and Media, Florence Italy (Mar), NBER Digitization Winter Meeting*, Stanford USA (Mar), Digital Economics Conference, Toulouse France (Jan)
  • 2017: CESifo Economics of Digitization, Munich Germany (Nov), DIW Research Seminar, Berlin Germany (Oct), Media Economics Workshop, Barcelona Spain (Oct), Northeastern University, Boston USA (Jul), Searle Conference on Internet Search and Innovation*, Chicago USA (Jun), Workshop on the Economics of Network Industries, Paris France (May), International Industrial Organization Conference*, Boston USA (Apr), Workshop on “The economics of data ownership, access and trade”, European Commission, Brussels Belgium (Mar), Seminar on the Economics of Communications and Media, Florence Italy (Mar), Conference on The Economics of Intellectual Property, Software and the Internet, Toulouse France (Jan), ASSA Annual Meeting, Chicago USA (Jan)
  • 2016: INFORMS Annual Meeting (Session Organizer), Nashville USA (Nov), German Economic Association (VfS) Annual Conference, Augsburg Germany (Sep), Düsseldorf Institute for Competition Economics, Düsseldorf Germany (Jun), Munich Summer Institute, Munich Germany (Jun), Workshop on the Economics of Network Industries, Paris France (May), International Industrial Organization Conference, Philadelphia USA (Apr), Seminar on the Economics of Communications and Media, Florence Italy (Mar)
  • 2015: Media Economics Workshop, Stellenbosch South Africa (Nov), Telecom ParisTech SES Workshop (Oct), EARIE Annual Conference, Munich Germany (Aug), ZEW ICT Conference, Mannheim Germany (Jun), Searle Conference on Internet Search and Innovation, Chicago USA (Jun), Swiss Society of Economics and Statistics Annual Congress, Basel Switzerland (Jun), International Industrial Organization Conference, Boston USA (Apr), Workshop on the Economics of ICT, Evora Portugal (Apr), Seminar on the Economics of Communications and Media, Florence Italy (Mar)
  • 2014: Applied Micro Workshop, Toulouse School of Economics, Toulouse France (Nov), Media Economics Workshop, Naples Italy (Oct), German Economic Association (VfS) Annual Conference, Hamburg Germany (Sep), EARIE Annual Conference, Milan Italy (Aug), NBER Summer Institute (Economics of IT and Digitization), Boston USA (Jul), ZEW ICT Conference, Mannheim Germany (Jun), European Commission IPTS, Information Society Unit, Seville Spain (Jun), Searle Conference on Internet Search and Innovation, Chicago USA (Jun), International Industrial Organization Conference, Chicago USA (Apr), Seminar on the Economics of Communications and Media, Florence Italy (Mar), Workshop on “Digital Media and the Modernisation of Copyright in the EU”, European Commission, Brussels Belgium (Mar), Workshop on the Economics of Network Industries*, Paris France (Jan)
  • 2013: IIIrd Management and Economics of ICT Conference, Munich Germany (Oct), Media Economics Workshop*, Tel Aviv Israel (Oct), Dept. of Innovation and Organizational Economics, Copenhagen Business School Denmark (Sep), German Economic Association (VfS) Annual Conference, Düsseldorf Germany (Sep), University of Zurich, Zurich Switzerland (Jun), ZEW ICT Conference*, Mannheim Germany (Jun), Experience the Creative Economy Conference, Toronto Canada (Jun), European Commission IPTS, Information Society Unit, Seville Spain (May), International Industrial Organization Conference, Boston USA (May), MaCCi Annual Conference, Mannheim Germany (Feb)
  • 2012: Marketing Science Conference*, Boston USA (June), International Industrial Organization Conference*, Arlington USA (Mar)
  • 2011: INFORMS Annual Meeting, Charlotte USA (Nov), Technology Transfer Society Annual Meeting, Augsburg Germany (Sep), Institute for the World Economy, Kiel Germany (Jun), ZEW ICT Conference, Mannheim Germany (Jun)
  • 2010: INFORMS Annual Meeting, Austin USA (Nov), ICT and Economic Growth Conference, Munich Germany (Nov), Institute for the World Economy, Kiel Germany (Sep), ZEW ICT Conference, Mannheim Germany (Jun), EUNIP Conference, Reus Spain (Jun), Conference on Industrial Dynamics, Innovation Policy and Growth, Izmir Turkey (May)