Projects of the Research Unit Market Design

  1. Project // 01.01. – 31.12.2019

    Efficient Design of Measures to Promote Broadband Infrastructure

    In order for the expected growth, productivity and innovation potential of modern ICT applications to be realized on the demand side, the renewal of existing base broadband infrastructure or its (partial)…

  2. Project // 01.01.2019 – 30.06.2022

    Design and Impact of Admissions Rules for Schools

    Admissions rules play an important role in many aspects of life. Among others, they regulate the allocation of students to schools. Today digitalisation enables decision makers to use computer-based matching…

  3. Project // 01.01.2019 – 31.12.2021

    The Design of Firms Internal Labor Markets Under Asymmetric Information

    Designing internal labor markets and reducing frictions in employee retention is an important challenge for human resource management (HRM). The aim of the project was twofold. The first part investigated…

  4. Project // 01.01.2019 – 31.12.2021

    Understanding the Market for Technologies

    The goal of this project is to evaluate the functioning of the market for technologies: the processes through which technologies and intellectual property rights are traded or licensed. Prior studies have…

  5. Project // 01.09.2018 – 30.04.2021

    Job-Related Availability During Leisure Time

    Modern information and communication technologies (ICT) are an important source of changing working conditions. Recently, employees continuously increased their job-related communication during…

  6. Project // 01.09. – 15.12.2018

    Market Design for Public Construction Projects – Feasibility Study

    This feasibility study aims to review the applicability of market design methods to the procurement processes of public construction projects. The study includes a discussion of key market design methods and the…

  7. Project // 01.06.2018 – 30.11.2022

    Market Design by Public Authorities

    This project aims to advance the understanding of market design in the presence of political constraints such as re-election motives as well as corruption and favoritism. We will study how corrupt market…

  8. Project // 01.04.2018 – 30.09.2020

    The Quality of Employment and Firm Outcomes: a Panel Analysis of Recent Developments in German Establishments – wave 4

    Jointly with a team around Professor Dirk Sliwka, University of Cologne, and Prof. Patrick Kampkötter, University of Tübingen, and on behalf of the Institute for Labour Market Research (IAB), this project…

  9. Project // 01.12.2017 – 31.08.2018

    Supporting the Georgian National Communication Commission (GNCC) in Allocating Spectrum Licenses

    As part of the EU-Twinning Project “Supporting the Georgian National Communication Commission (GNCC) in Developing of its Electronic Communications Regulatory Framework and Operational Capacities in Line with EU…