Jens Prufer

Tilburg University - CentER

P.O. Box 90153

Tilburg, DC 5000 LE

Netherlands

Tilburg University - Department of Economics

P.O. Box 90153

Tilburg, 5000 LE

Netherlands

Tilburg University - Law and Economics Center (TILEC)

Warandelaan 2

Tilburg, 5000 LE

Netherlands

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Search Engine Competition with Network Externalities

TILEC Discussion Paper No. 2011-024
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 19 Apr 2011
Cédric Argenton and Jens Prufer
Tilburg Law and Economics Center (TILEC) and Tilburg University - CentER
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Search engines, network externalities, query logs, antitrust, regulation

Search Engine Competition with Network Externalities

Journal of Competition Law & Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 21 Dec 2011
Cédric Argenton and Jens Prufer
Tilburg Law and Economics Center (TILEC) and Tilburg University - CentER
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search engines, network externalities, query logs, antitrust, regulation

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Competing with Big Data

TILEC Discussion Paper No. 2017-006, CentER Discussion Paper 2017-007
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 27 May 2019
Jens Prufer and Christoph Schottmüller
Tilburg University - CentER and University of Cologne
Downloads 738 (32,582)

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Big Data, Datafication, Data-driven Indirect Network Effects, Dynamic Competition

Firms, Nonprofits, and Cooperatives: A Theory of Organizational Choice

CentER Discussion Paper No. 2007-07, TILEC Discussion Paper No. 2007-003
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 02 Jun 2005 Last Revised: 30 Jan 2014
Patrick Herbst and Jens Prufer
University of Stirling - Department of Accounting and Finance and Tilburg University - CentER
Downloads 435 (63,955)

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Theory of the Firm, Nonprofits, Cooperatives, Organizational Choice, Organizational Change

Firms, Nonprofits, and Cooperatives: A Theory of Organizational Choice

Annals of Public and Cooperative Economics, Vol. 87, Issue 3, pp. 315-343, 2016
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 15 Jul 2016
Patrick Herbst and Jens Prufer
University of Stirling - Department of Accounting and Finance and Tilburg University - CentER
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theory of the firm, nonprofits, cooperatives, organizational choice, organizational change

On the Evolution of Collective Enforcement Institutions: Communities and Courts

TILEC Discussion Paper No. 2011-017, U of Michigan Law & Econ, Empirical Legal Studies Center Paper No. 11-013
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 05 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 19 Jul 2016
Scott E. Masten and Jens Prufer
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business and Tilburg University - CentER
Downloads 269 (110,770)

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Institutions, Contract Enforcement, Communities, Courts, Social Networks, Law Merchant, Lex Mercatoria, Commercial Revolution

On the Evolution of Collective Enforcement Institutions: Communities and Courts

Ross School of Business Paper No. 1169, CentER Discussion Paper No. 2011-074
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 30 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 08 Apr 2014
Scott E. Masten and Jens Prufer
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business and Tilburg University - CentER
Downloads 115 (237,634)

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Institutions, Contract Enforcement, Communities, Courts, Social Networks, Law Merchant, Lex Mercatoria, Commercial Revolution

Interconnection and Competition Among Asymmetric Networks in the Internet Backbone Market

TILEC Discussion Paper No. 2006-033, CentER Discussion Paper No. 2006-122
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 11 Jan 2007 Last Revised: 03 Aug 2014
Eric Jahn and Jens Prufer
Goethe University, Frankfurt and Tilburg University - CentER
Downloads 356 (81,196)

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Internet Backbone, Endogenous Network Interconnection, Asymmetric Networks, Two-Way Access Pricing

Interconnection and Competition Among Asymmetric Networks in the Internet Backbone Market

Information Economics and Policy, Forthcoming
Posted: 09 May 2008
Eric Jahn and Jens Prufer
Goethe University, Frankfurt and Tilburg University - CentER

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Internet Backbone, Endogenous Network Interconnection, Asymmetric Networks, Two-Way Access Pricing

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Competition and Mergers Among Nonprofits

Journal of Competition Law & Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 24 Jul 2010
Jens Prufer
Tilburg University - CentER
Downloads 160 (182,252)

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Nonprofits, Mergers, Antitrust, Not-for-profit sector, Owner objectives

Competition and Mergers Among Nonprofits

TILEC Discussion Paper No. 2007-022, CentER Discussion Paper No. 2007-82
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 16 Aug 2007 Last Revised: 30 Jan 2014
Jens Prufer
Tilburg University - CentER
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Nonprofits; Mergers; Antitrust; Not-for-profit Sector; Owner Objectives

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An Auction Market for Journal Articles

CentER Discussion Paper No. 2007-79, TILEC Discussion Paper No. 2007-027
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 18 Feb 2005 Last Revised: 01 Nov 2010
Jens Prufer and David Zetland
Tilburg University - CentER and Leiden University - Leiden University College
Downloads 299 (98,875)

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Academic Journals, Academic Productivity, Market Design

An Auction Market for Journal Articles

Public Choice, Vol. 145, Nos. 3-4, pp. 379-403
Posted: 13 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 02 Nov 2010
Jens Prufer and David Zetland
Tilburg University - CentER and Leiden University - Leiden University College

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Academic Journals, Academic Productivity, Market Design

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Democracy, Populism, and (Un)bounded Rationality

TILEC Discussion Paper No. 2008-040
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 17 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 25 Jul 2010
Johannes Binswanger and Jens Prufer
University of St. Gallen and Tilburg University - CentER
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Strategic sophistication, democracy, populism, level-k beliefs, ac- countability, experts.

Democracy, Populism, and (Un)bounded Rationality

CentER Discussion Paper Series No. 2009-10
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 05 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 02 May 2009
Johannes Binswanger and Jens Prufer
University of St. Gallen and Tilburg University - CentER
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Imperfect information, beliefs, strategic sophistication, democracy, populism, accountability, experts

Democracy, Populism, and (Un)Bounded Rationality

European Journal of Political Economy, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 Dec 2011
Johannes Binswanger and Jens Prufer
University of St. Gallen and Tilburg University - CentER
Downloads 42 (417,662)

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Strategic sophistication, democracy, populism, sophistication-k beliefs, accountability, experts

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Why Do Developers and Firms Contribute to the Production of Open Source Software?

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 16 Sep 2004
Jens Prufer
Tilburg University - CentER
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Open Source Software, Contest, Asymmetric Auctions, Networks, Career Concerns

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Academic Faculty Governance and Recruitment Decisions

CentER Discussion Paper Series No. 2009-49, TILEC Discussion Paper No. 2009-021
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 15 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 27 Sep 2011
Jens Prufer and Uwe Walz
Tilburg University - CentER and Goethe University Frankfurt - Institute of Economics
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Academic faculties, university governance, organizational design, status organizations

Academic Faculty Governance and Recruitment Decisions

Public Choice, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 20 Dec 2011
Jens Prufer and Uwe Walz
Tilburg University - CentER and Goethe University Frankfurt - Institute of Economics
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Academic faculties, university governance, status organizations, labor market competition

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Dark Clouds Over the Internet?

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 26 Jan 2005
Jens Prufer and Eric Jahn
Tilburg University - CentER and Goethe University, Frankfurt
Downloads 134 (211,118)

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Internet Backbone Market

Dark Clouds Over the Internet?

Telecommunications Policy, Vol. 31, pp. 144-154, 2007
Posted: 18 Apr 2007
Jens Prufer and Eric Jahn
Tilburg University - CentER and Goethe University, Frankfurt

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Internet backbone market, Industry analysis and outlook, Internet regulation, Capacity paradox

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Data Science for Institutional and Organizational Economics

TILEC Discussion Paper No. 2018-011
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 12 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 02 May 2018
Jens Prufer and Patricia Prufer
Tilburg University - CentER and CentERdata
Downloads 132 (213,123)

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Data science, Machine learning, Institutions, Text analysis

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Faithful Strategies: How Religion Shapes Nonprofit Management

CentER Discussion Paper No. 2013-052
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 17 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 06 Jun 2014
Lapo Filistrucchi and Jens Prufer
Tilburg University, TILEC and Tilburg University - CentER
Downloads 126 (220,866)

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religious values, managers' values, nonprofits, religious organizations, Catholicism and Protestantism

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Consumers' Privacy Choices in the Era of Big Data

TILEC Discussion Paper No. 2018-014, CentER Discussion Paper No. 2018-012
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 11 Apr 2018 Last Revised: 01 Jun 2018
Sebastian Dengler and Jens Prufer
Tilburg University, Tilburg Institute for Law, Technology, and Society (TILT) and Tilburg University - CentER
Downloads 121 (227,718)

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Privacy, Big Data, Perfect Price Discrimination, Level-k thinking

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Mandated Data Sharing Is a Necessity in Specific Sectors

Economisch Statistische Berichten, vol. 103 (4763) 5 July 2018, p. 298-301., Tilburg Law School Research Paper
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 07 May 2019
Inge Graef and Jens Prufer
Tilburg Law School and Tilburg University - CentER
Downloads 117 (236,464)

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competition, data-driven markets, data sharing, innovation, data protection

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Business Associations and Private Ordering

TILEC Discussion Paper No. 2012-011
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 20 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 21 Mar 2012
Jens Prufer
Tilburg University - CentER
Downloads 80 (302,675)

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Business Associations, Trade Associations, Economic Governance, Private Ordering, Arbitration, Merchant Guilds

Business Associations and Private Ordering

CentER Discussion Paper Series No. 2012-094
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 30 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 22 Aug 2014
Jens Prufer
Tilburg University - CentER
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Business Associations, Trade Associations, Economic Governance, Private Ordering

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Trusting Privacy in the Cloud

CentER Discussion Paper No. 2014-073, TILEC Discussion Paper No. 2014-047
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 04 Dec 2014
Jens Prufer
Tilburg University - CentER
Downloads 90 (278,990)

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cloud computing, privacy, data security, trust; associations, certification, economic governance, private ordering, market design

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How Does Clubs' Organizational Design Affect Competition Among Clubs?

CentER Discussion Paper No. 2007-27, TILEC Discussion Paper No. DP 2007-011
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 27 Sep 2005 Last Revised: 03 Mar 2015
Jens Prufer and Uwe Walz
Tilburg University - CentER and Goethe University Frankfurt - Institute of Economics
Downloads 76 (309,060)

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Club theory, status organizations, design of decision making, collective action

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Nonprofits are Not Alike: The Role of Catholic and Protestant Affiliation

TILEC Discussion Paper No. 2013-013
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 02 May 2013
Lapo Filistrucchi and Jens Prufer
Tilburg University, TILEC and Tilburg University - CentER
Downloads 68 (328,763)

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Nonprofits, Governance, Owner Objectives, Religious Organizations

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How to Govern the Cloud? Characterizing the Optimal Enforcement Institution that Supports Accountability in Cloud Computing

TILEC Discussion Paper No. 2013-022
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 10 Dec 2013
Jens Prufer
Tilburg University - CentER
Downloads 67 (331,394)

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Economic governance, institutions, accountability, associations, certification agencies, cloud computing

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Semi-Public Competitions

TILEC Discussion Paper No. 2008-23, centER Discussion Paper Series No. 2009-33
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 27 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 29 Sep 2013
Jens Prufer
Tilburg University - CentER
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Innovation, Organized Competitions, Entrepreneurs, Institutional Design, Business Plan Competitions, Auctions

Semi-Public Contests

CentER Discussion Paper Series No. 2009-33
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 22 May 2009
Jens Prufer
Tilburg University - CentER
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Innovation, Contests, Entrepreneurs, Institutional Design, Business

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Membership, Governance, and Lobbying in Standard-Setting Organizations

TILEC Discussion Paper No. 2018-042
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 19 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 22 Feb 2019
Maria Jose Larrain and Jens Prufer
Tilburg Law and Economics Center (TILEC) and Tilburg University - CentER
Downloads 63 (342,189)

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D71, D72, L15, O31

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Business Associations, Lobbying, and Endogenous Institutions

CentER Discussion Paper No. 2014-071, TILEC Discussion Paper No. 2014-043
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 28 Nov 2014
Maria Jose Larrain and Jens Prufer
Tilburg Law and Economics Center (TILEC) and Tilburg University - CentER
Downloads 46 (395,109)

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Business Associations, Trade Associations, Professional Organizations, Guilds, Lobbying, Private Ordering, Endogeneous Institutions, Quality of Legal Institutions

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TILEC Contribution to DG Comp's Call on 'Shaping Competition Policy in the Era of Digitization'

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 18 Nov 2018
Tilburg University, TILEC, Tilburg Law School, Tilburg University - CentER and Tilburg Law and Economics Center (TILEC)
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Consumer exploitation, data-driven markets, price discrimination, standardization, two-sided markets, voter manipulation

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Data Science for Entrepreneurship Research: Studying Demand Dynamics for Entrepreneurial Skills in the Netherlands

CentER Discussion Paper Series No. 2019-005
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 12 Feb 2019
Jens Prufer and Patricia Prufer
Tilburg University - CentER and CentERdata
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Data science, Machine learning, Entrepreneurship, Entrepreneurial skills, Big Data