Victor A. Ginsburgh

Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) - Center for Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE)

34 Voie du Roman Pays

1348 Louvain-la-Neuve, 1348

Belgium

Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES)

Professor of Economics

Ave. Franklin D Roosevelt, 50 - C.P. 114

Brussels, B-1050

Belgium

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Scholarly Papers (26)

1.

Cultural Voting: The Eurovision Song Contest

CORE Discussion Paper No. 2005/6
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 28 Feb 2006
Victor A. Ginsburgh and Abdul Noury
Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) - Center for Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE) and Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES)
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logrolling, voting behavior, popular music, contests

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Why Do People Learn Foreign Languages?

CORE Discussion Paper No. 2004/79
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 15 Apr 2005
Victor A. Ginsburgh, Ignacio Ortuño Ortín and Shlomo Weber
Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) - Center for Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE), University of Alicante - Department of Economic Analysis and Southern Methodist University (SMU) - Department of Economics
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time-to-market, market structure, vertical product differentiation

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Bilingualism and Communicative Benefits

FEEM Working Paper No. 17.2008
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 01 Apr 2008
Shlomo Weber, Jean J. Gabszewicz and Victor A. Ginsburgh
Southern Methodist University (SMU) - Department of Economics, Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) - Center for Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE) and Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) - Center for Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE)
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Communicative Benefits, Linguistic Equilibrium, Learning Costs

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The Economics of Copyright Levies on Hardware

Review of Economic Research on Copyright Issues, 2013, 10(1), 20-35
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 03 Aug 2013
Patrick Legros and Victor A. Ginsburgh
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES) and Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) - Center for Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE)
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Foreign Language Learning: An Econometric Analysis

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4923
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 21 Aug 2014
Victor A. Ginsburgh, Jacques Melitz and Farid Toubal
Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) - Center for Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE), National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies (INSEE) - Center for Research in Economics and Statistics (CREST) and Université Paris Dauphine
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language learning, language and trade, English as a global language

How to Win Twice at an Auction. On the Incidence of Commissions in Auction Markets

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 26 Nov 2004
Victor A. Ginsburgh, Patrick Legros and Nicolas Sahuguet
Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) - Center for Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE), Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES) and HEC Montreal - Institute of Applied Economics
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Auction, Intermediation, Commissions, Welfare

How to Win Twice at an Auction: On the Incidence of Commissions in Auction Markets

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 24 May 2005
Victor A. Ginsburgh, Patrick Legros and Nicolas Sahuguet
Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) - Center for Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE), Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES) and HEC Montreal - Institute of Applied Economics
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Auctions, intermediation, commissions, welfare

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Art Experts and Auctions: Are Pre-Sale Estimates Unbiased and Fully Informative?

Recherches Economiques de Louvain/Louvain Economic Review, Vol. 66, pp. 131-144, 2000
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 22 Feb 2006
Luc Bauwens and Victor A. Ginsburgh
Université catholique de Louvain and Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) - Center for Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE)
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auctions, pre-sale price estimate, unbiasedness

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On the Economic Effects of Music and Opera Festivals

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 01 Feb 2014
Olivier Gergaud and Victor A. Ginsburgh
Kedge - Bordeaux Business School and Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) - Center for Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE)
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The Economics of Literary Translation Some Theory and Evidence

FEEM Working Paper No. 12.2008
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 01 Apr 2008
Victor A. Ginsburgh, Shlomo Weber and Sheila Weyers
Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) - Center for Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE), Southern Methodist University (SMU) - Department of Economics and Université catholique de Louvain
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Languages, Translations, Cultural and Linguistic Distances

Ever Closer Union or Babylonian Discord? The Official-Language Problem in the European Union

William Davidson Institute Working Paper No. 887, CORE Discussion Paper No. 2007/20
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 15 Aug 2007
Jan Fidrmuc, Jan Fidrmuc, Victor A. Ginsburgh and Shlomo Weber
Brunel University - Department of Economics and FinanceL.E.M., Université de Lille, Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) - Center for Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE) and Southern Methodist University (SMU) - Department of Economics
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Languages, Disenfranchisement, European Union, Linguistic

Ever Closer Union or Babylonian Discord? The Official-Language Problem in the European Union

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP6367
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 23 May 2008
Jan Fidrmuc, Jan Fidrmuc, Victor A. Ginsburgh and Shlomo Weber
Brunel University - Department of Economics and FinanceL.E.M., Université de Lille, Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) - Center for Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE) and Southern Methodist University (SMU) - Department of Economics
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Disenfranchisement, European Union, Languages, Linguistic standardization

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Success: Intelligence, Talent or Beauty?

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 11 Sep 2010
Victor A. Ginsburgh and Olivier Gergaud
Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) - Center for Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE) and Kedge - Bordeaux Business School
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Earnings, Economic success, Talent

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Pricing of Scientific Journal and Market Power

CORE Discussion Paper No. 2007/22
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 16 Aug 2007
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES), Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) - Center for Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE), Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES) and Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB)
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Bundling by Competitors and the Sharing of Profits

CORE Discussion Paper No. 2005/7
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 23 Feb 2006
Victor A. Ginsburgh and Israel Zang
Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) - Center for Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE) and Recanati School of Management
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Bundling, Shapley Value, Weighted Shapley Value, Sharing of Profits

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Languages Disenfranchisement in the European Union

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 27 Feb 2004
Shlomo Weber and Victor A. Ginsburgh
Southern Methodist University (SMU) - Department of Economics and Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) - Center for Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE)
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Languages, Disenfranchisement, European Union

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Returns to Foreign Languagues of Native Workers in the EU

CORE Discussion Paper No. 2007/21
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 16 Aug 2007
Victor A. Ginsburgh and Juan Prieto-Rodriguez
Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) - Center for Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE) and Universidad de Oviedo
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How to Organize Sequential Auctions: Results of a Natural Experiment by Christie's

CentER Discussion Paper No. 2003-25
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 01 Jul 2004
Victor A. Ginsburgh and Jan C. van Ours
Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) - Center for Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE) and Tilburg University - Department of Economics
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Sequential auctions, declining prices

Disenfranchisement in Linguistically Diverse Societies. The Case of the European Union

CORE Discussion Paper No. 2004/80
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 24 Jun 2005
Victor A. Ginsburgh and Shlomo Weber
Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) - Center for Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE) and Southern Methodist University (SMU) - Department of Economics
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Languages, Disenfranchisement, Dyen and Dichotomous Indices, European Union

Disenfranchisement in Linguistically Diverse Societies: The Case of the European Union

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 24 May 2005
Victor A. Ginsburgh, Ignacio Ortuño Ortín and Shlomo Weber
Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) - Center for Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE), University of Alicante - Department of Economic Analysis and Southern Methodist University (SMU) - Department of Economics
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Languages, disenfranchisement, European Union

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Languages in the EU: The Quest for Equality and its Cost

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 30 Mar 2005
Jan Fidrmuc, Jan Fidrmuc and Victor A. Ginsburgh
Brunel University - Department of Economics and FinanceL.E.M., Université de Lille and Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) - Center for Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE)
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Languages, disenfranchisement, European Union, cost and benefit analysis

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Learning Foreign Languages. Theoretical and Empirical Implications of the Selten and Pool Model

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 22 Jul 2005
Victor A. Ginsburgh, Ignacio Ortuño Ortín and Shlomo Weber
Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) - Center for Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE), University of Alicante - Department of Economic Analysis and Southern Methodist University (SMU) - Department of Economics
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Languages, communicative benefits, learning costs, linguistic distances, estimation of demand functions for languages, European Union

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Culture, Languages, and Economics

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP9357
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 21 Feb 2013
Victor A. Ginsburgh and Shlomo Weber
Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) - Center for Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE) and Southern Methodist University (SMU) - Department of Economics
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culture, economic impact, ethnolinguistic fractionalization, linguistic disenfranchisement, measurement of diversity, standardization policies

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Economics of Literary Translation: A Simple Theory and Evidence

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP6432
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 30 May 2008
Victor A. Ginsburgh, Shlomo Weber and Sheila Weyers
Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) - Center for Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE), Southern Methodist University (SMU) - Department of Economics and Université catholique de Louvain
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cultural and linguistic distances, languages, translations

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Looking Good and Looking Smart

Posted: 30 Jun 2016
Olivier Gergaud, Victor A. Ginsburgh, Florine Livat and Florine Livat
Kedge - Bordeaux Business School, Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) - Center for Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE) and BEM Bordeaux Management SchoolKEDGE Business School

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Are Leading Papers of Better Quality? Evidence from a Natural Experiment

Oxford Economic Papers, Vol. 62, No. 1, pp. 1-11, 2010
Posted: 22 Dec 2009
Tom Coupé, Victor A. Ginsburgh and Abdul Noury
Economics Education and Research Consortium (EERC), Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) - Center for Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE) and Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES)

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On Organizing a Sequential Auction: Results from a Natural Experiment by Christie's

Oxford Economic Papers, Vol. 59, No. 1, pp. 1-15, 2007
Posted: 29 Feb 2008
Victor A. Ginsburgh and Jan C. van Ours
Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) - Center for Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE) and Tilburg University - Department of Economics

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JEL classification:D44

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Absentee Bidders and the Declining Price Anomaly in Wine Auctions

Posted: 02 Dec 1998
Victor A. Ginsburgh
Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) - Center for Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE)

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International Pricing with Costly Consumer Arbitrage

REVIEW OF INTERNATIONAL ECONOMICS
Posted: 07 Mar 1997
Simon P. Anderson and Victor A. Ginsburgh
University of Virginia - Department of Economics and Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) - Center for Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE)

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