Prof. Jose L. Moraga-Gonzalez, Ph.D.
I am Professor of Microeconomics at the VU University Amsterdam
(4 days/week) and Professor of Industrial Organization at the
At the Tinbergen Institute I am also Placement Director. For our placement record and our current students in the job market click here.
I am also affiliated as research fellow with the Tinbergen Institute, CEPR, CESifo, SOM, CERRE and the Private-Public Sector Research Center (PPSRC) of the IESE Business School.
Below you find a list of recent research papers with links to updated versions, as well as list of recent research activities I have organized.
“Structural Estimation of Search Intensity: Do Non-employed Workers Search Enough?” (joint with P. Gautier and R. Wolthoff), European Economic Review, forthcoming. (Paper)
“Anti-Dumping, Intra-industry Trade and Quality Reversals” (with Jean-Marie Viaene), International Economic Review, forthcoming. (Paper)
“Semi-Nonparametric Estimation of Consumer Search Costs” (with Zsolt Sandor and Matthijs Wildenbeest), Journal of Applied Econometrics 28, 1205-1223, 2013. (Paper)
“Comparison Sites,” (with M. Wildenbeest), Handbook of the Digital Economy, 2012. (Paper)
For a complete list of publications, follow this link.
“Consumer Search and Prices in the Automobile Market” (with Zsolt Sandor and Matthijs Wildenbeest) (Paper)
“Prices, Product Differentiation and Heterogeneous Search Costs” (with Zsolt Sandor and Matthijs Wildenbeest) (Paper)
“Price and Match-Value Advertising with Directed Consumer Search” (with Marco Haan and Vaiva Petrikaite) (Paper)
“Transportation Pricing and Market Power in the Natural Gas Industry” (with R. van Eijkel and M. Haan).
“Do Firms Sell Forward for Strategic Reasons? An Application to the Market for Natural Gas” (with R. van Eijkel) (Paper)
“Heterogeneous Price Information and the Effect of
“On the Identification of the Costs of Simultaneous Search,” (with Zsolt Sandor and Matthijs Wildenbeest) (Paper)
“Strategic Wage Setting and Coordination Frictions with Multiple Applications” (with Pieter Gautier)
“2nd Workshop on Search and Switching
Costs,” May 23-24, 2011,
“3rd Conference on the Economics of
Advertising and Marketing,” June 11, 12, 2010,