August 25 -27 2022, University of Vienna

Program Overview

We are pleased to announce the presidential address and keynote speakers for EARIE 2022 Vienna:

Presidential Address:

  • Massimo Motta (ICREA-Universitat Pompeu Fabra | EARIE President):  “Abuse in Digital Markets"


  • Katja Seim (Yale University): “Taxes, Passthrough and Market Structure”

We are also pleased to announce a plenary panel on "Frontiers of Research on Digital Markets":

  • Özlem Bedre-Defolie (ESMT Berlin): “Digital marketplaces, hybrid model, and competition” 
  • Emilio Calvano (Università di Roma - Tor Vergata): „Artificial Intelligence, Algorithmic Recommendations, and Competition.“
  • Francesco Decarolis (Università Bocconi): „Competition and Defaults in Online Search“

The EARIE 2022 invited speakers (confirmed to date) are as follows:

"Supply Chain Issues"

  • Myrto Kalouptsidi (Harvard University): “Transport Markets, Port Infrastructure and World Trade”
  • Rocco Machievello (London School of Economics): “Supply Chain Disruptions & Governance Forms”
"Productivity and Trade"
  • Sofronis Clerides (University of Cyprus): „Micro‐responses to shocks: Pricing, promotion, and entry
  • Jo van Biesebroeck (University of Leuven, CEPR London): “Productivity, Exporting and Financial Constraints of Chinese SMES”
"Frictional Markets"
  • Alessandro Gavazza (London School of Economics): “Frictions in Consumer Financial Markets: The Case of Mortgage Refinancing in the UK”
  • Tobias Salz (Massachusetts Institute of Technology): “Auto Dealer Loan Intermediation: Consumer Behavior and Competitive Effects”
"Electricity Markets"
  • Matti Liski (Aalto University): “The (smart) technology effect: consumers, not producers, benefit from more efficient trade in electricity markets”
  • Gautam Gowrisankaran (Columbia University): “Soaking Up the Sun: Battery Investment, Renewable Energy, and Market Equilibrium”
"Environmental Markets"
  • Estelle Cantillon (Université libre de Bruxelles): “The benefits and costs of information: Evidence from the New Zealand wholesale electricity market”
  • Mathias Reynaert (Toulouse School of Economics): “Colluding Against Environmental Regulation”
"Vertical Contracting"
  • Jeanine Miklos-Thal (University of Rochester): “Opportunism in Vertical Contracting: A Dynamic Perspective”
  • Claire Chambolle (Université Paris-Saclay): “Buyer Power and Product Selection in Interlocking Relationships”


The following resources will be added as they become available:

Thursday, August 25, 2022


11:30-13:00 Registration
13:00-13:15 Opening and welcome address
13:15-14:30 Presidential address
14:45-16:15 Parallel sessions I & Invited session I 
16:15-16:45 Coffee break
16:45-18:15  Parallel sessions II & Invited session II 
18:30 Welcome reception in the Arcaded Courtyard of the University of Vienna.

Friday, August 26, 2022


09:30-11:00 Parallel sessions III & Invited session III
11:00-11:30 Coffee break
11:30-13:00 Parallel sessions IV & Invited session IV
13:00-14:30 Lunch
14:30-16:00 Parallel sessions V 
16:00-16:30 Coffee break
16:30-18:00 Plenary panel
18:00-18:30 EARIE General Assembly
20:00 Conference dinner at the City Hall (entrance starting at 19:30).

Saturday, August 27, 2022


09:00-10:30 Parallel sessions VI & Invited session V
10:30-11:00 Coffee break
11:00-12:15 Keynote address 
12:15-13:45 Lunch
13:45-15:15 Parallel sessions VII & Invited session VI
15:15-15:30 Short Coffee break
15:30-17:00 Parallel sessions VIII
17:00 Closing session

10 lecture halls (capacity 40 -140 pax.) and 6 seminar rooms (capacity 42 – 58 pax.) are reserved for parallel and invited sessions at the EARIE 2022 conference.

The plenary sessions and general assembly will take place in the Auditorium Maximum.

Lunch and coffee breaks will be served in the Arcaded Courtyard of the University.

For further information about the location of the lecture halls, please click here.