Christos Genakos

Assistant Professor, Department of Economics

Athens University of Economics and Business

 

 

 

Research

 

PUBLICATIONS

 

A.    Articles

 

“The Impact of Markup Regulation on Prices” with Pantelis Koutroumpis and Mario Pagliero (non-technical summary), (CEP DP 1310) (CEPR DP 10243) (OECD DAF/COMP/WP4), Journal of Industrial Economics, forthcoming

Media coverage: Kathimerini, Imperial College London news, AUEB Econ newsletter, CentrePiece

 

“Evaluating Market Consolidation in Mobile Communications” (Appendix) with Tommaso Valletti and Frank Verboven, Economic Policy, forthcoming

 

“Leveraging Monopoly Power by Limiting Interoperability: Theory and Evidence from Computer Markets” (Appendix) with Kai-Uwe Kühn and John Van Reenen, Economica, forthcoming

 

“The Tale of the Two Greeces: Some Management Practices Lessons”, Managerial and Decision Economics, forthcoming

 

“Evaluating a decade of mobile termination rate regulation” with Tommaso Valletti, Economic Journal (2015, Vol. 125, Issue 586, pp. F31-F48)

 

“When pressure sinks performance: Evidence from diving competitions” with Mario Pagliero and Eleni Garbi, Economics Letters (2015, Vol. 132, July, pp. 5-8)

 

“Interim Rank, Risk Taking and Performance in Dynamic Tournaments” with Mario Pagliero, Journal of Political Economy (2012, Vol. 120, No. 4, pp. 782-813)

 

“Management Practices Across Firms and Countries” with Nick Bloom, Raffaella Sadun and John Van Reenen, Academy of Management Perspectives (2012, Vol. 26, no.1, pp. 12-33)

 

“Regulating prices in two-sided markets: the waterbed experience in mobile telephony” with Tommaso Valletti, Telecommunications Policy (2012, Vol. 36, Issue 5, pp. 360-368)

 

“Testing the Waterbed effect in Mobile Telephony” with Tommaso Valletti, Journal of the European Economic Association (2011, vol. 9, Issue 6, pp. 1114-1142)

 

“Seesaw in the Air: Interconnection Regulation and the Structure of Mobile Tariffs” with Tommaso Valletti, Information, Economics and Policy (2011, vol. 23, n. 2, pp. 159-170)

 

 “Modern Management: Good for the Environment or just Hot Air?” with Nick Bloom, Ralf Martin and Raffaella Sadun, Economic Journal (2010, vol. 120, n. 544, pp. 551–572)

 

 

B.     Book Chapters

 

“Product Market Regulation and Competitiveness: Towards a National Competition and Competitiveness Policy in Greecewith Yannis Katsoulakos and George Houpis, in C. Meghir, C. Pissarides, D. Vayanos and N. Vettas (eds.), Beyond Austerity: Reforming the Greek Economy, MIT Press, 2017.

 

“Product Market Reforms in Greece: Learning form the Past to Move Forward”, in M. Choupres and H. Edquist (eds.), What Can we Learn from Economic Reforms in Greece and Sweden, ELF, 2013.

 

“Econometric Evidence in EU Competition Law: An Empirical and Theoretical Analysis,” with Ioannis Lianos, in I. Lianos and D. Geradin (eds.), Handbook on European Competition Law, Edward Elgar, Chelthenham, 2013. (SSRN WP)

 

“Mobile Regulation and the ‘Waterbed’ Effect,” with Tommaso Valletti, in M. Falch and Jan Markendahl (eds.), Promoting New Telecom Infrastructures: Markets, Policies and Pricing, Edward Elgar, Chelthenham, 2010.

 

 

 

COMPLETED RESEARCH PAPERS

 

“Loss Aversion on the Phone” with Costas Roumanias and Tommaso Valletti (CEP DP 1373) (CEPR DP 10861), submitted

 

 

RESEARCH IN PROGRESS

 

“Experimental Evidence of Neighbourhood Effects on Education: the case of the Athens 2004 Olympic Village” with Elias Papaioannou and Ioannis Polycarpou

 

“Competition and Pass-Through: Evidence from Greek Islands” with Mario Pagliero

 

“Book Price Regulation” with Mario Pagliero and Tommaso Valletti

 

“Peer Effects and Effort Incentives in Teams” with Evangelia Chalioti and Konstantinos Serfes

 

 

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

 

Referee: American Economic Review, Bulletin of Economic Research, Econometrica, Economica, Economic Journal, Energy Economics, European Economic Review, International Journal of Industrial Organization, Journal of Applied Econometrics, Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Journal of Economics and Management Strategy, Journal of Industrial Economics, Journal of Political Economy, Labour Economics, Rand Journal of Economics, Review of Economics and Statistics, Review of Network Economics, Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Telecommunications Policy

 

Prof. Affiliations: European Economic Association, American Economic Association, European Association for Research in Industrial Economics

 

 

INVITED SEMINARS AND CONFERENCES

 

2017: 15th International Industrial Organization Conference, 65th Economic Policy Panel, 18th CEPR/JIE Conference on Applied Industrial Organization, 70nd European meeting of the Econometric Society, 44th European Association for Research in Industrial Economics, 10th Searle Antitrust Economics, Northwestern University

2016: 9th Economics of Intellectual Property, Software and the Internet, 14th International Industrial Organization Conference, Boston College, Drexel University, 17th CEPR/JIE Conference on Applied Industrial Organization

2015: MaCCI Mannheim Centre for Competition and Innovation, 16th CEPR Conference in Applied Industrial Organization, 10th International Conference on Competition and Regulation (CRESSE), 14th Conference on Research on Economic Theory and Econometrics (CRETE), EAGCP Plenary meeting 2015 European Commission-DG Competition

2014: OECD workshop on Competition and Antitrust policy, CEIS Tor Vergata University, EIEF Rome, Pricing workshop Collegio Carlo Alberto, 15th CEPR Conference in Applied Industrial Organization, 9th International Conference on Competition and Regulation (CRESSE), 13th Conference on Research on Economic Theory and Econometrics (CRETE), 1st AUEB Empirical Workshop.

2012: University of Zurich, ALBA, University of Mannheim, 13th CEPR Conference in Applied Industrial Organization, 1st CEPR Workshop on Incentives, Management and Organization, 39th Annual Conference of the European Association for Research in Industrial Economics, 32nd Annual Conference of the Strategic Management Society, OECD workshop on Productivity.

2011: AEA Annual Conference in Denver, EBRD conference in Russia, Univ. of Cyprus Econ Dept seminar, 12th CEPR Conference on Applied Industrial Organisation, 6th International Conference on Competition and Regulation (CRESSE), 10th Conference on Research on Economic Theory and Econometrics (CRETE), European Economic Association & Econometric Society annual meeting, Northwestern University Fourth Annual Searle Center Conference on Antitrust Economics and Competition Policy.

2010: Collegio Carlo Alberto, CEP Annual conference, 5th International Conference on Competition and Regulation (CRESSE).

2009: Imperial College Business School, Munich School of Management, 9th Conference on Research in Economic Theory and Econometrics, 24th Conference of the European Economic Association, Second Annual Federal Trade Commission and Northwestern University Microeconomics Conference, Boston University, Dartmouth University.

2008: Tournaments, Contests and Relative Performance Evaluation, North Carolina, USA, World Congress on National Accounts and Economic Performance Measures for Nations, Washington DC, 6th Annual International Industrial Organization Conference, Washington DC, Univ. of Cyprus Econ Dept, LSE CEP, LSE Management Dept, UCL Psychology Dept., 7th Conference on Research in Economic Theory and Econometrics, Athens University of Economics and Business Econ Dept.

2007: Anglo-German Foundation: Explaining Productivity Growth in Europe, America and Asia, 6th Conference on Research in Economic Theory and Econometrics, NBER Summer Institute in Empirical Personnel Economics, 34th Conference European Association for Research in Industrial Economics, IDEI/Bruegel conference on Regulation, Competition and Investment in Network Industries, Anglo-German Foundation Conference: Creating Sustainable Growth in Europe