Curriculum Vitae – Research

Research Fields

Primary: Industrial Organization / Microeconomics

Other: Investment under Uncertainty (Real Options Theory), Decision Theory, Game Theory

Research Paper and Publications:

Capacity choice in (strategic) real options models: A survey (2015)
with M.N. Lavrutich, P.M. Kort and K.J.M. Huisman.
Dynamic Games and Applications, 1–16, 2015.

Optimal timing of technology adoption: war of attrition versus pre-emption (2016)
Working Paper, single authored (job market paper).
Under review in RAND Journal of Economics.

Entry deterrence by timing rather than overinvestment in a dynamic real options framework (2016)
with H. Dawid, K.J.M. Huisman and P.M. Kort.
Under review in International Journal of Industrial Organization.

Innovation and entry deterrence: strategic investment decisions on uncertain existing markets (2013)
Working Paper with H. Dawid, K.J.M. Huisman and P.M. Kort.

Work in Progress:

Investment under uncertainty in a market with network effects for consumers
With J.J.J. Thijssen.

Awards:

20th Annual International Conference on Real Options (June 2016)
Best student paper (job market paper)
Optimal timing of technology adoption: war of attrition versus pre-emption

Contributions:

Initiator and member of organizing committee for 1st Annual YARO workshop (2017)
with Maximilian Schreiter (HHL Leipzig)

Referee for Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control (2015-2016)

Seminars and conferences:

2016-06                 20th Annual International Conference on Real Options (Oslo/Trontheim, Norway)
2015-08                 11th World Congress of the Econometric Society (Montreal, Canada)
2015-07                 15th Annual SAET Conference on Current Trends in Economics (Cambridge, UK)
2015-06                 19th Annual International Conference on Real Options (Athens/Monemvasia, Greece)
2015-05                 13th Viennese Workshop on Optimal Control and Dynamic Games (Vienna, Austria)
2015-01                 University of Bielefeld (Germany) – seminar
2014-07                 16th ISDG Symposium (Amsterdam, the Netherlands)
2014-07                 18th Annual International Conference on Real Options (Medellín, Colombia)
2013-present          Attending and/or presenting at seminar session at Tilburg University,
2013-present          Organizing, attending and presenting: Real Options Research Group (RORG) seminars, weekly

Scheduled:

2017-03                 1st Annual YARO workshop (Leipzig, Germany) – organizer