Marco Ottaviani

Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management

2001 Sheridan Road

Evanston, IL 60208

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (13)

1.

Statement on Prediction Markets

AEI-Brookings Joint Center Related Publication No. 07-11
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 07 May 2007
Stanford University - Department of Economics, Yale University - School of Management, University of South Florida - College of Business, Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, Dartmouth College, Illinois Institute of Technology, University of Oxford, Smith School, George Mason University, Princeton University, California Institute of Technology - Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Chicago Law School, Stanford University, University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of Business - Department of Economics, University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of Business - Department of Economics, Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management, California Institute of Technology - Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Maryland, Yale University - Cowles Foundation, Chapman University - Economic Science Institute, Independent, Harvard Law School, Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics, University of California, Berkeley - Organizational Behavior & Industrial Relations Group, University of California, Berkeley - School of Information and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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Citation 2

Abstract:

prediction markets, public policy, forecasting, regulation

2.

Contracts and Competition in the Pay-TV Market

LBS, Department of Economics, Working Paper No. DP 2001/5
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 07 Nov 2001
David Harbord and Marco Ottaviani
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Citation 7

Abstract:

Pay TV, contracts

3.

Professional Advice

University College London, Department of Economics Working Paper No. 99-04
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 11 Aug 1999
Marco Ottaviani and Peter Norman Sorensen
Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management and University of Copenhagen - Department of Economics
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Citation 48

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Citation 42

The Strategy of Professional Forecasting

London Business School Economics Discussion Paper No. DP 2001/8
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 04 Dec 2001
Marco Ottaviani and Peter Norman Sorensen
Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management and University of Copenhagen - Department of Economics
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Citation 42

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The Strategy of Professional Forecasting

Univ. of Copenhagen Dept. of Economics Discussion Paper No. 01-09
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 27 Mar 2011
Marco Ottaviani and Peter Norman Sorensen
Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management and University of Copenhagen - Department of Economics
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Citation 42

Abstract:

Forecasting, Contest, Reputation, Cheap Talk

5.

Competition Policy and Financial Distress

Northwestern Law & Economics Research Paper No. 10-08
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 11 Mar 2010
Ezra Friedman and Marco Ottaviani
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Abstract:

Financial Distress, Competition Policy,Merger Analysis, Switching Costs

6.

Credulity, Lies, and Costly Talk

Journal of Economic Theory, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 31 May 2006
Navin Kartik, Marco Ottaviani and Francesco Squintani
Columbia University, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics, Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management and University College London
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Citation 27

Abstract:

Signaling, Cheap talk, Misreporting costs, Lying, Inflated communication, Full revelation

7.

Aggregation of Information and Beliefs: Asset Pricing Lessons from Prediction Markets

University of Copenhagen Department of Economics Discussion Paper No. 09-14
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 13 Aug 2009
Marco Ottaviani and Peter Norman Sorensen
Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management and University of Copenhagen - Department of Economics
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Citation 4

Abstract:

prediction markets, private information, heterogeneous prior beliefs, limited budget, underreaction

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Mergers with Product Market Risk

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4831
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 22 Apr 2005
Albert Banal-Estañol and Marco Ottaviani
Universitat Pompeu Fabra - Department of Economics and Business (DEB) and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management
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Oligopoly, market imperfection, mergers and acquisitions, monopolization and horizontal anticompetitive practices

Mergers with Product Market Risk

Journal of Economics & Management Strategy, Vol. 15, No. 3, pp. 577-608, Fall 2006
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 20 Jul 2006
Albert Banal-Estañol and Marco Ottaviani
Universitat Pompeu Fabra - Department of Economics and Business (DEB) and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management
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The Transition to Digital Television

Economic Policy, Vol. 20, No. 41, pp. 160-209, January 2005
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 03 Feb 2005
Jerome Adda and Marco Ottaviani
University College London - Department of Economics and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management
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10.

Late Informed Betting and the Favourite-Longshot Bias

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4092
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 09 Dec 2003
Marco Ottaviani and Peter Norman Sorensen
Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management and University of Copenhagen - Department of Economics
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Parimutuel betting, favourite-longshot bias, private information, timing

11.

Dynamic Monopoly Pricing and Herding

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5003
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 22 Aug 2005
University of Texas at Austin - Department of Economics, University of Vienna - Department of Economics, Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management and University of Pittsburgh - Department of Economics
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Monopoly, public information, social learning, herd behavior, informational cascade

12.

Bank Mergers and Diversification: Implications for Competition Policy

European Financial Management, Vol. 13, No. 3, pp. 578-590, June 2007
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 24 May 2007
Albert Banal-Estañol and Marco Ottaviani
Universitat Pompeu Fabra - Department of Economics and Business (DEB) and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management
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Social Learning in a Changing World

MIT Dept. of Economics Working Paper #96-34
Posted: 30 Jun 1997
Giuseppe Moscarini, Marco Ottaviani and Lones Smith
Cowles Foundation for Research in Economics, Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management and University of Wisconsin at Madison - Department of Economics

Abstract:

Social Learning in a Changing World

Economic Theory, Abstract Vol. 11 Iss. 3, 1998
Posted: 12 Aug 1998
Giuseppe Moscarini, Marco Ottaviani and Lones Smith
Cowles Foundation for Research in Economics, Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management and University of Wisconsin at Madison - Department of Economics

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