This workshop presents an overview of current research in empirical industrial organization with an emphasis on structural econometric modelling of industry dynamics. The morning lectures on methods for the estimation of dynamic games are complemented by contributed presentations of applications and methodological contributions in the afternoons.


Denis Nekipelov (University of California, Berkeley)

Workshop Program (as PDF-File, 67 KB)

The registration fee is €140 and covers workshop materials, coffee breaks, two lunch breaks and the workshop dinner on May 11. Participants from RNIC member institutions are exempt from the registration fee.

Please register for this workshop by sending an e-mail to Hannes Ullrich by April 9, 2009, indicating your affiliation, contact information, dinner and lunch participation, as well as special dietary requirements (if applicable). Please note that the number of participants is limited and registrations will be accepted on a first come, first served basis.

Directions & map

This event is an initiative of the Research Network on Innovation and Competition Policy (RNIC). For further information please visit


Participants not presenting a paper are kindly asked to make their own hotel reservations at the conference hotel below by April 9, 2009, making reference to ‘RNIC Workshop’ to obtain the special conference rate.

Best Western Delta Park Hotel
Keplerstraße 24, 68165 Mannheim
Phone: +49 (0) 621-44 51 0
Fax: +49 (0) 621-44 51 888


11.05.2009 - 12.05.2009

Event Location

ZEW, L 7,1 D-68161 Mannheim