Elmar Wolfstetter

CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute)

Poschinger Str. 5

Munich, DE-81679

Germany

http://www.CESifo.de

Humboldt University of Berlin - Faculty of Economics

Professor

Institut für Wirtschaftstheorie I

Spandauer Strasse 1

Berlin

Germany

http://https://www.wiwi.hu-berlin.de/de/professuren/vwl/microeconomics/people/ewolfstetter

Korea University - College of Economics and Commerce

Visiting Professor

Anam-dong, Sungbuk-Ku

Seoul, 136-701

Korea

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (33)

1.

The Third Generation (UMTS) Spectrum Auction in Germany

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 584
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 13 Nov 2001
Veronika Grimm, Frank Riedel and Elmar Wolfstetter
University of Erlangen-Nuremberg-Friedrich Alexander Universität Erlangen Nürnberg - School of Business & Economics, Bielefeld University - Center for Mathematical Economics and Humboldt University of Berlin - Faculty of Economics
Downloads 800 (23,130)
Citation 10

Abstract:

Auctions, Telecommunications, Industrial Organization, Game Theory

2.

Reputation and Imperfectly Observable Commitment: The Chain Store Paradox Revisited

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 20 May 2012 Last Revised: 30 Jan 2014
Brigitte Adolph and Elmar Wolfstetter
Humboldt University of Berlin - Faculty of Economics and Humboldt University of Berlin - Faculty of Economics
Downloads 671 (30,643)
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3.

A Dynamic Model of Bertrand Competition with Entry

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 11 Feb 1997
Walter Elberfeld and Elmar Wolfstetter
University of Cologne and Humboldt University of Berlin - Faculty of Economics
Downloads 566 (38,302)
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4.

Bid Rigging - An Analysis of Corruption in Auctions

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1488
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 25 Apr 2005
Yvan Lengwiler and Elmar Wolfstetter
University of Basel - Faculty of Business and Economics (WWZ) and Humboldt University of Berlin - Faculty of Economics
Downloads 510 (40,689)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Auctions, procurement, corruption, right of first refusal, numerical methods

5.

Auctions and Corruption

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 401
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 31 Oct 2000
Elmar Wolfstetter and Yvan Lengwiler
Humboldt University of Berlin - Faculty of Economics and University of Basel - Faculty of Business and Economics (WWZ)
Downloads 508 (43,016)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Auctions, Procurement, Corruption, Collusion, Coalitions

6.

Scale Economies and the Dynamics of Recurring Auctions

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 29 Oct 1998
Elmar Wolfstetter and Thomas D. Jeitschko
Humboldt University of Berlin - Faculty of Economics and Michigan State University - Department of Economics
Downloads 455 (51,087)
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7.

Third- and Lower-Price Auctions

Dept. of Economics, Humboldt-Universitat Berlin
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 01 Jan 2001 Last Revised: 20 May 2012
Elmar Wolfstetter
Humboldt University of Berlin - Faculty of Economics
Downloads 453 (48,173)
Citation 2

Abstract:

auctions, procurement, corruption

8.

A Sealed-Bid Auction that Matches the English Auction

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 249
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 29 Oct 1998
Elmar Wolfstetter, Motty Perry and Shmuel Zamir
Humboldt University of Berlin - Faculty of Economics, Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Center for the Study of Rationality and Hebrew University - Center for the Study of Rationality
Downloads 450 (50,393)

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9.

The Swiss UMTS Spectrum Auction Flop: Bad Luck or Bad Design?

CESifo Working Paper No. 534
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 21 Aug 2001
Elmar Wolfstetter
Humboldt University of Berlin - Faculty of Economics
Downloads 426 (52,956)
Citation 5

Abstract:

Spectrum Auctions, Telecommunications, Industrial Organization

10.

Corruption in Procurement Auctions

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 11 Jan 2006
Yvan Lengwiler and Elmar Wolfstetter
University of Basel - Faculty of Business and Economics (WWZ) and Humboldt University of Berlin - Faculty of Economics
Downloads 425 (41,310)
Citation 3

Abstract:

auctions, corruption

11.

Implementing Efficient Market Structure

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 269
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 25 Apr 2000
Veronika Grimm, Frank Riedel and Elmar Wolfstetter
University of Erlangen-Nuremberg-Friedrich Alexander Universität Erlangen Nürnberg - School of Business & Economics, Bielefeld University - Center for Mathematical Economics and Humboldt University of Berlin - Faculty of Economics
Downloads 379 (61,150)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Mechanism Design, Natural Oligopoly, Auctions, Entry

12.

Low Price Equilibrium in Multi-Unit Auctions: The GSM Spectrum Auction in Germany

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 506
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 01 Aug 2001
Veronika Grimm, Frank Riedel and Elmar Wolfstetter
University of Erlangen-Nuremberg-Friedrich Alexander Universität Erlangen Nürnberg - School of Business & Economics, Bielefeld University - Center for Mathematical Economics and Humboldt University of Berlin - Faculty of Economics
Downloads 355 (67,724)
Citation 13

Abstract:

Multi-Unit Auctions, Spectrum Auctions, Telecommunications, Industrial Organization, Game Theory

Signal-Jamming in a Sequential Auction

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 09 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 21 Jun 2012
Wei Ding, Thomas D. Jeitschko and Elmar Wolfstetter
University of Bonn - The Bonn Graduate School of Economics, Michigan State University - Department of Economics and Humboldt University of Berlin - Faculty of Economics
Downloads 293 (85,435)

Abstract:

Auctions, Signaling, Price Competition

Signal Jamming in a Sequential Auction

Economics Letters, Vol. 108, No. 1, 2010
Posted: 19 May 2010
Wei Ding, Thomas D. Jeitschko and Elmar Wolfstetter
University of Bonn - The Bonn Graduate School of Economics, Michigan State University - Department of Economics and Humboldt University of Berlin - Faculty of Economics

Abstract:

Auctions, Signaling, Price Competition

14.

Auctions when Bidders Prepare by Investing in Ideas

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 258
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 29 Oct 1999
Thomas D. Jeitschko and Elmar Wolfstetter
Michigan State University - Department of Economics and Humboldt University of Berlin - Faculty of Economics
Downloads 247 (100,763)

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15.

First-Price Auctions when the Ranking of Valuations is Common Knowledge

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 10 Feb 1997
University of Haifa - Department of Economics, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology - The William Davidson Faculty of Industrial Engineering & Management, Humboldt University of Berlin - Faculty of Economics and Hebrew University - Center for the Study of Rationality
Downloads 194 (128,020)
Citation 12

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16.

Bidding Behavior in Asymmetric Auctions: An Experimental Study

SFB 373 Humboldt University Discussion Paper No. 2001/15
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Aug 2001
Werner Guth, Radosveta Ivanova-Stenzel and Elmar Wolfstetter
Max Planck Institute of Economics, Technische Universität Berlin (TU Berlin) and Humboldt University of Berlin - Faculty of Economics
Downloads 161 (136,962)
Citation 5

Abstract:

Sealed Bid Auctions, Asymmetric Bidders, Private-Independent Values, Experiments

17.

Partnership Dissolution, Complementarity, and Investment Incentives

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1325
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 19 Nov 2004
Jianpei Li and Elmar Wolfstetter
Humboldt University of Berlin and Humboldt University of Berlin - Faculty of Economics
Downloads 160 (151,758)
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18.

Immediate Demand Reduction in Simultaneous Ascending Bid Auctions

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1315
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 17 Sep 2004
Frank Riedel and Elmar Wolfstetter
Bielefeld University - Center for Mathematical Economics and Humboldt University of Berlin - Faculty of Economics
Downloads 158 (153,356)

Abstract:

Multi-unit auctions

19.

Research Joint Ventures, Optimal Licensing, and R&D Subsidy Policy

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 31 Aug 2006
Cuihong Fan and Elmar Wolfstetter
Shanghai University of Finance and Economics and Humboldt University of Berlin - Faculty of Economics
Downloads 114 (199,304)

Abstract:

Patent licensing, industrial organization, R&D subsidies, research joint ventures

20.

Procurement with Costly Bidding, Optimal Shortlisting, and Rebates

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 26 Oct 2006
Cuihong Fan and Elmar Wolfstetter
Shanghai University of Finance and Economics and Humboldt University of Berlin - Faculty of Economics
Downloads 103 (212,609)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Procurement, Auctions, Entry

21.

On Some Auction Rules for Amicable Divorce in Equal Share Partnerships

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 23 May 2005
Yvan Lengwiler and Elmar Wolfstetter
University of Basel - Faculty of Business and Economics (WWZ) and Humboldt University of Berlin - Faculty of Economics
Downloads 100 (215,555)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Auctions, partnership dissolution, divorce rules, inheritance rules, mechanism design, revenue equivalence theorem

22.

License Auctions With Royalty Contracts for (Winners and) Losers

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 28 Feb 2006
Thomas Giebe and Elmar Wolfstetter
Linnaeus University - School of Business and Economics and Humboldt University of Berlin - Faculty of Economics
Downloads 94 (224,506)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Licensing, Auctions, Royalty, Innovation, R&D, Mechanism Design

23.

Efficient (Re-)Scheduling: An Auction Approach

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 19 Jul 2004
Siri Pettersen Strandenes and Elmar Wolfstetter
Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics and Humboldt University of Berlin - Faculty of Economics
Downloads 93 (223,011)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Auctions, rationing

24.

How to Allocate R&D (and Other) Subsidies: An Experimentally Tested Policy Recommendation

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 15 Dec 2005
Thomas Giebe, Elmar Wolfstetter and Tim Grebe
Linnaeus University - School of Business and Economics, Humboldt University of Berlin - Faculty of Economics and Humboldt University at Berlin
Downloads 58 (300,888)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Research, Subsidies, Experimental Economics

25.

Prizes and Lemons: Procurement of Innovation Under Imperfect Commitment

RAND Journal of Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 29 Aug 2011
Elmar Wolfstetter and Wei Ding
Humboldt University of Berlin - Faculty of Economics and University of Bonn - The Bonn Graduate School of Economics
Downloads 36 (359,068)

Abstract:

innovation, contests, tournaments, auctions, bargaining, adverse selection

Security Bid Auctions for Agency Contracts

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 07 Nov 2013
Byoung Heon Jun and Elmar Wolfstetter
Korea University and Humboldt University of Berlin - Faculty of Economics
Downloads 21 (458,682)

Abstract:

auctions and security design, agency problems

Security Bid Auctions for Agency Contracts

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4554
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 21 Jan 2014
Byoung Heon Jun and Elmar Wolfstetter
Korea University and Humboldt University of Berlin - Faculty of Economics
Downloads 9 (527,965)

Abstract:

auctions and security design, agency problems, mechanism design

Auctions with Imperfect Commitment When the Reserve May Serve as a Signal

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4586
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 05 Feb 2014
Byoung Heon Jun and Elmar Wolfstetter
Korea University and Humboldt University of Berlin - Faculty of Economics
Downloads 10 (522,469)

Abstract:

auctions, signaling, imperfect commitment

Auctions with Imperfect Commitment When the Reserve May Serve as a Signal

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 06 Nov 2013
Byoung Heon Jun and Elmar Wolfstetter
Korea University and Humboldt University of Berlin - Faculty of Economics
Downloads 6 (543,935)

Abstract:

auctions, signaling, imperfect commitment

28.

Licensing Process Innovations when Losers’ Messages Determine Royalty Rates

Games and Economic Behavior, Vol. 82, 2013
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 30 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 07 Nov 2013
Cuihong Fan, Byoung Heon Jun and Elmar Wolfstetter
Shanghai University of Finance and Economics, Korea University and Humboldt University of Berlin - Faculty of Economics
Downloads 16 (454,465)

Abstract:

Patents, licensing, auctions, royalty, innovation, R&D, mechanism design

29.

Licensing a Common Value Innovation When Signaling Strength May Backfire

International Journal of Game Theory, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 07 Nov 2013
Cuihong Fan, Byoung Heon Jun and Elmar Wolfstetter
Shanghai University of Finance and Economics, Korea University and Humboldt University of Berlin - Faculty of Economics
Downloads 6 (505,905)

Abstract:

patents, licensing, auctions, innovation, mechanism design

30.

Optimal Bid Disclosure in Patent License Auctions Under Alternative Modes of Competition

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 Mar 2017
Cuihong Fan, Byoung Heon Jun and Elmar Wolfstetter
Shanghai University of Finance and Economics, Korea University and Humboldt University of Berlin - Faculty of Economics
Downloads 0 (529,071)

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31.

To Spy or Not to (Fire the) Spy: Impact and Stability of Spying Out Rivals' Play in Bertrand Competition

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 20 Mar 2017
Cuihong Fan, Byoung Heon Jun and Elmar Wolfstetter
Shanghai University of Finance and Economics, Korea University and Humboldt University of Berlin - Faculty of Economics
Downloads 0 (433,591)

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32.

Optimal Licensing Under Incomplete Information: The Case of the Inside Patent Holder

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 20 Mar 2017
Cuihong Fan, Byoung Heon Jun and Elmar Wolfstetter
Shanghai University of Finance and Economics, Korea University and Humboldt University of Berlin - Faculty of Economics
Downloads 0 (388,127)

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Horizontal Mergers with Synergies: Cash vs. Profit-Share Auctions

International Journal of Industrial Organization, Vol. 31, No. 5, 2013
Posted: 29 Jul 2013
Wei Ding, Cuihong Fan and Elmar Wolfstetter
University of Bonn - The Bonn Graduate School of Economics, Shanghai University of Finance and Economics and Humboldt University of Berlin - Faculty of Economics

Abstract:

Horizontal mergers, Takeovers, Auctions, Externalities, Oligopoly