Paul Belleflamme

GREQAM

Professor

Centre de la Vieille Charité

2, rue de la Charité

Marseille, 13002

France

http://www.paulbelleflamme.com

CORE and Louvain School of Management, UCL (Université Catholique de Louvain)

Professor

34 Voie du Roman Pays

POBox L1.03.01

B-1348 Louvain-la-Neuve, B-1348

Belgium

http://perso.uclouvain.be/paul.belleflamme/Site/Home.html

CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute)

Poschinger Str. 5

Munich, DE-81679

Germany

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

29

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71

Scholarly Papers (29)

1.
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Citation 3

Crowdfunding: Tapping the Right Crowd

Journal of Business Venturing, 2014, 29(5), 585-609, CORE Discussion Paper No. 2011/32
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 30 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 02 Jul 2014
Paul Belleflamme, Thomas Lambert and Armin Schwienbacher
GREQAM, Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University and SKEMA Business School
Downloads 10,800 (239)
Citation 3

Abstract:

crowdfunding, pre-ordering, profit sharing

Crowdfunding: Tapping the Right Crowd

Journal of Business Venturing, 2014, 29(5), 585-609.
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 12 May 2011 Last Revised: 02 Nov 2014
Paul Belleflamme, Thomas Lambert and Armin Schwienbacher
GREQAM, Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University and SKEMA Business School
Downloads 1,153 (12,809)
Citation 3

Abstract:

crowdfunding, pre-ordering, profit sharing

2.

Individual Crowdfunding Practices

Venture Capital: An International Journal of Entrepreneurial Finance, 2013, 15(4), 313-333.
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 24 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 23 Jan 2014
Paul Belleflamme, Thomas Lambert and Armin Schwienbacher
GREQAM, Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University and SKEMA Business School
Downloads 1,281 (6,855)

Abstract:

crowdfunding, pre-ordering, non-profi t

3.

Digital Piracy: Theory

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3222
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 28 Oct 2010
Paul Belleflamme and Martin Peitz
GREQAM and University of Mannheim - Department of Economics
Downloads 810 (16,801)
Citation 3

Abstract:

information good, piracy, copyright, IP protection, internet, peer-to-peer, software, music

4.

Crowdfunding: Some Empirical Findings and Microeconomic Underpinnings

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 16 May 2014 Last Revised: 30 Aug 2014
Paul Belleflamme and Thomas Lambert
GREQAM and Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University
Downloads 730 (7,967)

Abstract:

crowdfunding, multisided platforms, information asymmetry, price discrimination

5.

Optimal Ownership Structures in Asymmetric Joint Ventures

Queen Mary & Westfield College Economics Working Paper No. 411
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 11 Sep 2000
Paul Belleflamme and Francis Bloch
GREQAM and French National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS) - Research Group in Quantitative Saving (GREQAM)
Downloads 521 (39,117)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Joint ventures, strategic alliances, ownership structure, asymmetries

6.

The Economics of Crowdfunding Platforms

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 28 Mar 2015
Paul Belleflamme, Nessrine Omrani and Martin Peitz
GREQAM, Université Paris Sud - RITM and University of Mannheim - Department of Economics
Downloads 419 (13,577)

Abstract:

Crowdfunding, Platform markets, Network effects, Asymmetric information, P2P lending

7.
Downloads 316 ( 74,360)
Citation 15

Market Sharing Agreements and Collusive Networks

U of London Queen Mary Economics Working Paper No. 443
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 25 Oct 2001
Paul Belleflamme and Francis Bloch
GREQAM and French National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS) - Research Group in Quantitative Saving (GREQAM)
Downloads 301 (77,935)
Citation 15

Abstract:

market sharing, collusion, economic networks, oligopoly, auctions

Market Sharing Agreements and Collusive Networks

International Economic Review, Vol. 45, No. 2, pp. 387-411, May 2004
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 02 Jun 2004
Paul Belleflamme and Francis Bloch
GREQAM and French National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS) - Research Group in Quantitative Saving (GREQAM)
Downloads 15 (468,676)
Citation 15

Abstract:

8.

Pricing Information Goods in the Presence of Copying

U of London Queen Mary Economics Working Paper No. 463
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 20 Dec 2002
Paul Belleflamme
GREQAM
Downloads 314 (66,327)
Citation 8

Abstract:

Asymmetric Information and Overinvestment in Quality

International University in Germany Working Paper No. 49/2007
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 20 Feb 2007
Paul Belleflamme and Martin Peitz
GREQAM and University of Mannheim - Department of Economics
Downloads 159 (148,101)

Abstract:

asymmetric information, product quality

Asymmetric Information and Overinvestment in Quality

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2619
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Apr 2009
Paul Belleflamme and Martin Peitz
GREQAM and University of Mannheim - Department of Economics
Downloads 142 (163,298)

Abstract:

asymmetric information, product quality

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Downloads 298 ( 79,333)
Citation 3

Piracy and Competition

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1350
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 17 Dec 2004
Paul Belleflamme and Pierre M. Picard
GREQAM and Centre de Recherche en Économie Appliquée (CREA)
Downloads 272 (87,396)
Citation 3

Abstract:

information goods, piracy, copyright, pricing

Piracy and Competition

Journal of Economics & Management Strategy, Vol. 16, No. 2, pp. 351-383, Summer 2007
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 11 May 2007
Paul Belleflamme and Pierre M. Picard
GREQAM and Centre de Recherche en Économie Appliquée (CREA)
Downloads 26 (407,500)
Citation 3

Abstract:

11.
Downloads 265 ( 90,351)
Citation 5

Incentives to Innovate in Oligopolies

CORE Discussion Paper No. 2006/14
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 15 Jul 2006
Paul Belleflamme and Cecilia Vergari
GREQAM and University of Bologna - Department of Economics
Downloads 264 (90,249)
Citation 5

Abstract:

innovation, profit incentive, oligopoly, product differentiation

Incentives to Innovate in Oligopolies

The Manchester School, Vol. 79, Issue 1, pp. 6-28, 2010
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 30 Dec 2010
Paul Belleflamme and Cecilia Vergari
GREQAM and University of Bologna - Department of Economics
Downloads 1 (549,910)
Citation 5

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12.

B2B Marketplaces: Emergence and Entry

CORE Discussion Paper No. 2004/78
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 15 Apr 2005
Paul Belleflamme and Eric Toulemonde
GREQAM and IZA Institute of Labor Economics
Downloads 212 (101,579)
Citation 3

Abstract:

two-sided markets, vertical oligopoly, B2B

13.

Coordination on Formal vs. de Facto Standards: A Dynamic Approach

Department of Economics Working Paper No. 412
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 11 Sep 2000
Paul Belleflamme
GREQAM
Downloads 193 (121,874)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Standardization, negotiation, bandwagon

14.

Product Differentiation in Successive Vertical Oligopolies

U of London Queen Mary Economics Working Paper No. 421
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 22 Nov 2000
Paul Belleflamme and Eric Toulemonde
GREQAM and IZA Institute of Labor Economics
Downloads 168 (138,841)
Citation 3

Abstract:

product differentiation, vertical relationships, oligopoly

Negative Intra-Group Externalities in Two-Sided Markets

CESifo Working Paper No. 2011
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 14 Jun 2007
Paul Belleflamme and Eric Toulemonde
GREQAM and IZA Institute of Labor Economics
Downloads 154 (152,287)
Citation 8

Abstract:

two-sided markets, naked exclusion, divide and conquer

Negative Intra-Group Externalities in Two-Sided Markets

International Economic Review, Vol. 50, Issue 1, pp. 245-272, February 2009
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 29 Jan 2009
Paul Belleflamme and Eric Toulemonde
GREQAM and IZA Institute of Labor Economics
Downloads 1 (549,910)
Citation 8

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16.

R&D Cooperation or Competition in the Presence of Cannibalization

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 07 Sep 2000
Paul Belleflamme
GREQAM
Downloads 137 (164,813)

Abstract:

R&D cooperation, joint ventures, cannibalization

17.
Downloads 117 (189,477)
Citation 1

Intermediation and Investment Incentives

CORE Discussion Paper No. 2006/94
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 11 Dec 2006 Last Revised: 10 Apr 2008
Paul Belleflamme and Martin Peitz
GREQAM and University of Mannheim - Department of Economics
Downloads 113 (195,310)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Two-sided markets, Network effects, Intermediation, Investment incentives

Intermediation and Investment Incentives

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP6214
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 22 May 2008
Paul Belleflamme and Martin Peitz
GREQAM and University of Mannheim - Department of Economics
Downloads 4 (528,768)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Intermediation, investment incentives, network effects, two-sided markets

18.

Yardstick Competition and Political Agency Problems

U of London Queen Mary Economics Working Paper No. 441
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 19 Oct 2001
Paul Belleflamme and Jean Hindriks
GREQAM and University of London - School of Economics and Finance
Downloads 108 (193,181)
Citation 12

Abstract:

Electoral competition, yardstick competition

Dynamic Protection of Innovations Through Patents and Trade Secrets

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4486
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 06 Dec 2013
Paul Belleflamme and Francis Bloch
GREQAM and French National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS) - Research Group in Quantitative Saving (GREQAM)
Downloads 73 (260,832)

Abstract:

patents, trade secrets, dynamic protection of innovation, intellectual property rights

Dynamic Protection of Innovations Through Patents and Trade Secrets

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 12 Dec 2014
Paul Belleflamme and Francis Bloch
GREQAM and French National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS) - Research Group in Quantitative Saving (GREQAM)
Downloads 22 (428,987)

Abstract:

patents, trade secrets, dynamic protection of innovation, intellectual property rights

20.

An Economic Appraisal of MOOC Platforms: Business Models and Impacts on Higher Education

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 12 Dec 2014
Paul Belleflamme and Julien Jacqmin
GREQAM and HEC School of Management
Downloads 76 (179,065)

Abstract:

higher education, distance learning, multisided platforms

21.

Competition Over Piratable Goods

CORE Discussion Paper No. 2004/55
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 21 Feb 2006
Paul Belleflamme and Pierre M. Picard
GREQAM and Centre de Recherche en Économie Appliquée (CREA)
Downloads 75 (250,388)

Abstract:

Information goods, piracy, copyright, pricing

Tax Incidence on Competing Two-Sided Platforms: Lucky Break or Double Jeopardy

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5882
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 09 May 2016
Paul Belleflamme and Eric Toulemonde
GREQAM and IZA Institute of Labor Economics
Downloads 50 (317,854)

Abstract:

two-sided platforms, taxation, pass-through

Tax Incidence on Competing Two-Sided Platforms: Lucky Break or Double Jeopardy

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5882
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 09 Jun 2016
Paul Belleflamme and Eric Toulemonde
GREQAM and IZA Institute of Labor Economics
Downloads 24 (417,963)

Abstract:

two-sided platforms, taxation, pass-through

23.

Sustainable Collusion on Separate Markets

CORE Discussion Paper No. 2006/59
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 28 Aug 2006
Paul Belleflamme and Francis Bloch
GREQAM and French National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS) - Research Group in Quantitative Saving (GREQAM)
Downloads 35 (356,266)

Abstract:

Implicit collusion, market sharing agreements, production quotas, optimal punishment

24.

Digital Piracy: An Update

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 23 Jul 2015
Paul Belleflamme and Martin Peitz
GREQAM and University of Mannheim - Department of Economics
Downloads 20 (264,487)

Abstract:

information good, piracy, copyright, IP protection, internet, peer-to-peer, software, music

25.

Strategic Promotion and Release Decisions for Cultural Goods

CORE DISCUSSION PAPER 2015/37
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 23 Jul 2015
Paul Belleflamme and Dimitri Paolini
GREQAM and DiSea & CRENOS, Università di Sassari
Downloads 8 (342,758)

Abstract:

Non-price competition, Strategic promotion, Strategic timing, Motion pictures

26.

The Economics of Digital Goods: A Progress Report

Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, 2016, 13(2), 1-24
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 23 Jan 2017
Paul Belleflamme
GREQAM
Downloads 0 (275,345)

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27.

Platforms and Network Effects

Forthcoming, Handbook of Game Theory and Industrial Organization, edited by Luis Corchon and Marco Marini, Edward Elgar.
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 10 Jan 2017
Paul Belleflamme and Martin Peitz
GREQAM and University of Mannheim - Department of Economics
Downloads 0 (282,222)

Abstract:

network effects, digital platforms, two-sided markets, tipping, platform competition

28.

Monopoly Price Discrimination and Privacy: The Hidden Cost of Hiding

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 06 Dec 2015
Paul Belleflamme
GREQAM
Downloads 0 (294,194)

Abstract:

price discrimination, privacy, monopoly

29.

An Economic Theory of Regional Clusters

Journal of Urban Economics, Vol. 48, No. 1, Pp. 158-184, July 2000
Posted: 29 Jun 2000
GREQAM, Centre de Recherche en Économie Appliquée (CREA) and Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) - Center for Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE)

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