Curriculum vitae

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

Professional Activities and Services

  • Associate Editor at Information Economics and Policy, Special Issue Co-Editor at Information Economics and Policy

  • Associate Editor for ECIS (2020) and ICIS (2019, 2020, 2021)

  • Co-Organizer of Virtual Digital Economy Seminar (2020-2022)

  • Reviewer for Academy of Management Annual Meeting, American Economic Review, Business & Information Systems Engineering, Cambridge University Press, Communications of the ACM, European Journal of Law and Economics, European Management Review, Information Economics and Policy, Information Systems Research, International Journal of Industrial Organization, Journal of Applied Economics, Journal of Comparative Economics, Journal of Cultural Economics, Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, Journal of Media Business Studies, Journal of Strategy and Business, Leadership Quarterly, Management Information Systems Quarterly, Management Science, Marketing Science, Review of Industrial Organization, Review of Network Economics, Research Policy, Schmalenbach Business Review, Strategic Management Journal, Technovation, The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis and Policy

  • Reviewer for European Research Council, Swiss National Science Foundation, National Science Center Poland, Hi!Paris - Artificial Intelligence for Society Center, Israel Science Foundation

  • Member of the Organizing Committee / Track Organizer: Track Organizer for International Conference on Information Systems (Wirtschaftsinformatik, 2022- 2023), Track Organizer for Applied Machine Learning Days (2022), ISDAEB Workshop (2022), Area Organizer for European Association of Law and Economics Annual Conference (2020), Media and Digitization Meeting Zurich (2019), Digital Economy Workshop Lisbon (2019), Media Economics Workshop Zurich (2016), Management and Economics of ICT Conference Munich (2012)

Students and Postdocs

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

  • 2022: University of Arizona, Online (Sep), European Lawyers' Union (UAE) Annual Congress, Porto Portugal (Jul), Munich Summer Institute*, Munich Germany (Jun), Strategy Science Conference*, New York USA (Jun), International Industrial Organization Society Conference*, Boston USA (May), Wharton/Columbia Management, Analytics, and Data Conference*, New York City USA (May), ICEA Wealth of Nations in the Post-Covid Era Conference, Online (Apr), University of Bremen Diginomics Seminar, Online (Apr), Digital Economy Workshop*, Norwich UK (Mar), McCombs School at UT Austin, Online (Mar), Plamadiso Seminar (Weizenbaum Institute, TU Berlin), Online (Feb)

  • 2021: University of Vienna, Online (Dec), CESifo Economics of Digitization, Online (Nov), Copenhagen Business School, Online (Nov), Federal Communications Commission Economics Seminar, Online (Sep), NBER Summer Institute* (Economics of Digitization), Online (Jul), Platform Strategy Research Symposium, Online (Jul), Association of Cultural Economics International Conference*, Online (Jul), Munich Summer Institute*, Online (Jun), ZEW ICT Conference*, Online (Jun), International Industrial Organization Society Conference*, Online (May), Strategy Science Conference, Online (Apr), Copenhagen Business School, Online (Apr), Harvard Business School, Online (Apr), Cultural Economics Online Seminar, Online (Apr), University of Bologna, Online (Feb), Platforms as Organizational Forms Seminar LMU Munich, Online (Feb), NBER Industrial Organization Meeting*, Online (Feb), Wake Forest University, Online (Feb), NYC Media Seminar, Online (Feb), University of Minnesota Carlson, Online (Jan), ifo Institute Munich Digital Transformation and Innovation Seminar, Online (Jan), ASSA Annual Meeting, Online (Jan)

  • 2020: CESifo Economics of Digitization*, Online (Nov), Annual Conference of the European Association of Law and Economics - EALE, Online (Sep), Workshop on the Economics of Privacy and Data Labor, Online (Jul), NBER Summer Institute (Economics of Digitization), Online (Jul), International Industrial Organization Conference, Philadelphia USA (May - canceled), Seminar on the Economics of Communications and Media, Florence Italy (Mar - canceled), NBER Economics of Digitization Meeting*, Stanford USA (Mar), Digital Economy Workshop, Tel Aviv Israel (Mar), Rotterdam School of Management, Rotterdam Netherlands (Feb), CREATe Public Lecture, Glasgow Scotland (Feb)

  • 2019: Workshop on Information Systems and Economics WISE*, Munich Germany (Dec), University of Lausanne, Lausanne Switzerland (Dec), KU Leuven, Leuven Belgium (Dec), ZEW Research Seminar, Mannheim Germany (Nov), CESifo Economics of Digitization, Munich Germany* (Nov), MIT Conference on Digital Experimentation*, Boston USA (Oct), Media and Digitization Meeting, Zurich Switzerland (Oct), CIST, Seattle USA* (Oct), Paris Seminar on the Economics of Digitization, Paris France (Oct), Media Economics Workshop, Braga Portugal* (Oct), University of Santa Clara Leavey, Santa Clara USA (Oct), University of Southern California Marshall, Los Angeles USA (Sep), University of Liechtenstein (Aug), Entertainment Analytics Conference, Los Angeles USA (Aug), Symposium on Statistical Challenges in Electronic Commerce Research SCECR2019, Hong Kong China (Jun), Workshop on "The Economics of AI and Data"*, European Commission, Brussels Belgium (May), Digital Economy Workshop, Católica-Lisbon, Lisbon Portugal (Mar), University of Zurich, Zurich Switzerland (Mar), ETH Zurich, Zurich Switzerland (Feb), ASSA Annual Meeting*, Atlanta USA (Jan)

  • 2018: CESifo Economics of Digitization, Munich Germany* (Nov), EPFL, Lausanne Switzerland (Nov), 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 Switzerland (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)