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Prof. Dr. Johannes Münster

Prof. Dr. Johannes Münster - Industrial Organization and Media Economics

Curriculum Vitae

  • 2010 - 2012 Assistant Professor (Juniorprofessor, W1), School of Economics and Business, Free University of Berlin.
  • 2009 - 2010 Research fellow, Department of Economics, Institute for Economic Theory, Free University of Berlin, SFB/TR 15 Project A1.
  • 2007 - 2008 Visiting Professor (Lehrstuhlvertreter) Wirtschaftstheorie I, Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn.
  • 2001 - 2009  Research fellow at the Social Science Research Center Berlin (WZB), Research Unit Market Processes and Governance.
  • 2004 - 2009 SFB/TR 15 „Governance and the Efficiency of Economic Systems“, Project A2.
  • 2007 Tiburtius-Preis - der Berliner Hochschulen (1. prize, for Ph.D. thesis).
  • 2006 Dr. rer. pol., Freie Universtität Berlin, Supervisors: Prof. Dr. Kai A. Konrad and Prof. Dr. Helmut Bester, summa cum laude; 
  • 2001 Award for best diploma in Economics
  • 2001 Diplom Volkswirt, Freie Universität Berlin.
  • 2000 Magister Artium in Philosophy & Economics, Freie Universität Berlin

Selected Publications

  • Information sharing in contests, with Dan Kovenock and Florian Morath, forthcoming in Journal of Economics and Management Strategy.
  • Commitment and communication in contests, with Qiang Fu and Oliver Gürtler, Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization (2013), 95, 1– 19.
  • Information acquisition in conflicts, with Florian Morath, Economic Theory (2013), 54, 99–129.
  • Information policy in tournaments with sabotage, with Oliver Gürtler and Petra Nieken, Scandinavian Journal of Economics (2013), 115(3), 932–966.
  • Group contest success functions, Economic Theory (2009), Vol. 41 Iss. 2, 345 - 357. 
  • Repeated contests with asymmetric information, Journal of Public Economic Theory (2009), Vol. 11 Issue 1, 89 – 118.
  • All Equilibria of the Multi-Unit Vickrey Auction, with Andreas Blume, Paul Heidhues, Jonathan Lafky, Meixia Zhang, Games and Economic Behavior (2009), Vol. 66, Issue 2, 729-741.
  • Private versus complete information in auctions, with Florian Morath, Economics Letters (2008), 101, 214–216.
  • Simultaneous Inter- and Intra-Group Conflicts, Economic Theory (2007), 32, 333-352. 
  • Selection Tournaments, Sabotage, and Participation, Journal of Economics & Management Strategy (2007), Vol. 16, Nr 4, 943–970.