Florian Baumann is an advanced researcher in ZEW’s Research Department “Market Design”. After his studies in economics at the University of Tübingen, he was a research assistant at the chair of Professor Laszlo Goerke, first at Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, later at the University of Tübingen, where he received his doctoral degree in 2007. Before joining ZEW, he worked at the Düsseldorf Institute for Competition Economics (DICE) at Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf as well as at the Center for Advanced Studies in Law and Economics (CASTLE) at the University of Bonn. The focus of his research is on law and economics, and labour economics.
Articles in Refereed Journals
Baumann, Florian and Tim Friehe (2021), Strict Liability and Negligence with Search for Precautionary Measures, American Law and Economics Review 23, 307-347.
Baumann, Florian and Tim Friehe (2021), Products liability, consumer misperceptions, and the allocation of consumers to firms, Economics Letters. Download
Discussion and Working Papers
Baumann, Florian, Tim Friehe and Tobias Wenzel (2021), Imperfect Information About Consumer Rights: Implications for Efficiency and Distribution, ZEW Discussion Paper No. 21-098, Mannheim. Download