Does a Platform Monopolist Want Competition?, Review of Network Economics, 2016,  (working paper version)

For-Profit Search Platforms, with Art Shneyerov, International Economic Review, 2014, (Supplemental Appendix)
This paper is on the reading list of Jean Tirole’s “Topics in Industrial Organization” course at TSE.

“On Platforms, Incomplete Contracts, and Open Source Software”,  International Journal of Industrial Organization,  2013

Breaking Up a Research Consortium, with Jianjun Wu, International Journal of Industrial Organization,  2013

“Applying Markowitz’s Critical Line Algorithm”, with Daniel Niedermayer, 2010, “Handbook of Portfolio Construction: Contemporary Applications of Markowitz Techniques” edited by John Guerard, London: Springer (working paper versionprovided software)

Working Papers

A Search Model of Rental Markets: Who Should Pay the Commission?, 2016, with Chengsi Wang

Predatory Platforms, 2016, with Simon Loertscher

Percentage Fees in Thin Markets: An Optimal Pricing Perspective, 2016, with Simon Loertscher, Online Supplement, supersedes our previous papers “Fee Setting Mechanisms/Intermediaries” and “Assessing the Performance of Simple Contracts Empirically”

Foreclosure Auctions, 2016, with Art Shneyerov and Pai Xu

On the Effect of Aggregate Uncertainty on Certification Intermediaries’ Incentives to Distort Ratings, 2016, with Petra Loerke

Career Concerns and Career Choice, 2015, with Marc Blatter

Work In Progress

International Comparison of Brokerage Fees, with David Genesove and Simon Loertscher

Competitive Nonlinear Pricing: Evidence from the French Automobile Industry, with Isis Durrmeyer and Artyom Shneyerov

Previous Versions of Working Papers

Fee-Setting Mechanisms: On Optimal Pricing by Intermediaries and Indirect Taxation, with Simon Loertscher, supersedes our previous paper titled “When is Seller Price Setting with Linear Fees Optimal for Intermediaries?”

Assessing the Performance of Simple Contracts Empirically: The Case of Percentage Fees, with Simon Loertscher

Fee Setting Intermediaries: On Real Estate Agents, Stock Brokers, and Auction Houses, with Simon Loertscher