Department of Economics and Business Economics

Jos Jansen

Associate professor

Profile photoJos Jansen
Associate professor
Department of Economics and Business Economics
Fuglesangs Allé 4, Bldg 2632, L 135
8210, Aarhus V
Denmark
E-mail: jjansen@econ.au.dk
Personal homepage: https://sites.google.com/site/josjansenweb/

Education

1994-2000Ph.D. in Economics, Tilburg University, The Netherlands
1987-1993Degree in Econometrics, Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Current Academic Position

06/2013-presentAssociate Professor in Economics at Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark

Previous Academic Positions

10/2012-05/2013Senior Lecturer in Entrepreneurship, Surrey Business School, University of Surrey, Guildford, United Kingdom
10/2011-09/2012Deputy Professor, Department of Economics (Chair Prof. Ockenfels), University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany
10/2011-12/2017Research Affiliate at Max Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods, Bonn, Germany
05/2007-09/2011Senior Research Fellow, Max Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods, Bonn, Germany
09/2006-04/2007Jean Monnet Fellow, Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies, European University Institute, Florence, Italy
09/1998-08/2006Research Fellow, research unit Competitiveness and Industrial Change, Social Science Research Center Berlin (WZB), Berlin, Germany

Research Interests

Industrial Organization and Regulatory Economics
Contract Theory and Incentives
Marketing, Strategy, and Financial Accounting

Journal Articles

Jansen J. 2017. A Note on Quality Disclosure and Competition. Journal of Industrial Economics. 65(4):833-841. https://doi.org/10.1111/joie.12139
Ganuza JJ, Jansen J. 2013. Too Much Information Sharing? Welfare Effects of Sharing Acquired Cost Information in Oligopoly. Journal of Industrial Economics. 61(4):845-876. https://doi.org/10.1111/joie.12040
Jansen J. 2012. Beyond the Need to Boast: Cost Concealment and Exit in Cournot Oligopoly. Research in Economics. 66(3):239-245. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.rie.2012.02.003
Jansen J. 2011. On Competition and the Strategic Management of Intellectual Property in Oligopoly. Journal of Economics & Management Strategy. 20(4):1043-1072. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1530-9134.2011.00316.x
Jansen J. 2010. Strategic Information Disclosure and Competition for an Imperfectly Protected Innovation. Journal of Industrial Economics. 48(2):349-372. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1467-6451.2010.00417.x
Jansen J. 2008. Information Acquisition and Strategic Disclosure in Oligopoly. Journal of Economics & Management Strategy. 17(1):113-148 . https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1530-9134.2008.00173.x
Jansen J, Jeon D-S, Menicucci D. 2008. The Organization of Regulated Production: Complementarities, Correlation and Collusion. International Journal of Industrial Organization. 26(1):327-353. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijindorg.2007.01.003
Jansen J. 2003. Coexistence of Strategic Vertical Separation and Integration. International Journal of Industrial Organization. 21(5):699-716. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0167-7187(02)00146-7

Book Chapters

Jansen J. 2007. The Effects of Disclosure Regulation of an Innovative Firm. In J.P. Choi (ed.) Recent Developments in Antitrust: Theory and Evidence, Cambridge MA, MIT Press, pp. 265-291

Working Papers and Work in Progress

Jansen J, Filippini L. 2019. Mergers and Messages: On the Interaction between Information and Market Structure.

Jansen J, Pollak A. 2019. Strategic Disclosure of Demand Information by Duopolists: Theory and Experiment.

Jansen J. 2015. Oligopolistic Exchange of Acquired Demand Information and its Effects on Welfare.

Filippini L, Jansen J. 2014. Strategic Cost Disclosure by a Multi-Product Firm in Oligopoly.

Jansen J. 2013. Share to Scare: Technology Sharing in the Absence of Strong Intellectual Property Rights.

Jansen J. 2010. Something Big (or Small) is Gonna Happen: Strategic Information Disclosure in Contests.

Jansen J. 2005. Innovating below the Radar: Investment Dynamics under Asymmetric Information.

Jansen J. 2004. Access Price Regulation and Cross-Subsidization Incentives.

Other Research Output

Jansen, J. 2020. Economics of Marketing. Lecture Notes: 425 pp.

Jansen J. 2020. Introduction to the Economics of Regulation and Competition. Lecture Notes: 248 pp.

Jansen J. 2000. Zyklen der Zerstörung: Erwartungsmanagement in innovativen Märkten. WZB Mitteilungen 88: 13-15

Jansen J. 1999. Essays on Incentives in Regulation and Innovation. CentER Dissertation Series nr. 63, ISBN 90-5668-062-5: 143 pp.

Van Damme E, Jansen J, Potters J, Ten Raa T, Verouden V. 1999. Vier Vragen bij Universele Dienstverlening. Economisch Statistische Berichten 84: 284-288.

Van Damme E, Jansen J, Potters J, Ten Raa T, Verouden V. 1998. Universele Dienstverlening, Marktwerking ten Bate van Iedereen. Research Series Directie Marktwerking. Ministry of Economic Affairs (NL): 77 pp.

Teaching Interests

Microeconomics
Industrial Organization
Antitrust and Regulatory Economics
Game Theory
Information Economics and Contract Theory
Economics of Marketing
Innovation and Management of Technology
Digital Economy and Media Economics

Teaching Experience: Courses

Microeconomics
BSc Program in Business (half of course Business Economics with Descriptive Economics by Ina Jäkel, 2015, Alexander Paul, 2016-18, and Peter Jensen, 2019), Aarhus University: spring 2015 - spring 2019
BSc Program in Business, Aarhus University: fall 2013
BSc Program in Economics and Business (course title Managerial Economics), University of Cologne: spring 2012

Game Theory
BSc Program in Business, Aarhus University: fall 2015 - fall 2019

Industrial Organization
PhD Program in Economics, Business and Social Sciences, University of Cologne: fall 2008 - fall 2011
MBA Program (Full Time), Aarhus University: fall 2013 - fall 2014, fall 2016
MSc Program in Economics, University of Bonn (with Eugen Kovac): fall 2010
MSc Program in Economics and Business, Humboldt University Berlin: spring 2003
BSc Program in Business, Aarhus University: spring 2014

Regulation and Antitrust Economics
MSc Program in Economics, Aarhus University: spring 2018 - spring 2020
MSc Program in Economics and Business, University of Cologne: fall 2011
MSc Program in Economics, University of Bonn (with Mark Hahmeier): fall 2008
MSc Program in Economics and Business, Humboldt University Berlin: spring 2001 - spring 2003

Economics of Marketing
MSc Program in Economics, Aarhus University: spring 2015 - spring 2016, fall 2016 - fall 2019

Strategies for the Digital Economy
MSc Program in Economics, Aarhus University: fall 2015

Experimental Economics
MSc Program in Economics and Business, University of Cologne: spring 2012

Teaching Experience: Guest Lectures

Entrepreneurship and Business Planning, BSc, MSc and MBA programs in Business, University of Surrey: fall 2012 - spring 2013

Strategy, MSc program in Business, University of Surrey: spring 2013

Innovation Management, MSc program in Business, University of Surrey: spring 2013

Antitrust Economics, MSc program in Business, University of Bologna (with Francesca Barigozzi): May 2008 - May 2011

Teaching Experience: Research Seminars

Economics of Innovation, MSc program, University of Cologne: fall 2011
Economics of Innovation, BSc program, University of Cologne: fall 2011 - spring 2012

Teaching Experience: Supervision

PhD theses in Economics
Co-supervisor, Aarhus University: fall 2018 - present
Visiting PhD student (University of Padua), Aarhus University: spring 2018

MSc theses in Economics
Aarhus University: spring 2014 - present
University of Cologne: spring 2012
Humboldt University Berlin: spring 2002

MBA thesis (full time) at Aarhus University: spring 2014

BSc theses in Business and Economics
Aarhus University: spring 2015 - present
University of Cologne: spring 2012

Topics in Economics and Management, BSc and MSc programs in Economics, Aarhus University: fall 2015, spring 2016, fall 2016
Company Internship Topic, MSc program in Economics, Aarhus University: fall 2016
Advanced Topics in Quantitative Economics, MSc program in Quantitative Economics, Aarhus University: spring 2016

Teaching Certificates

"Go Online" course on blended learning for professors and associate professors Aarhus University: 2017

Professional Services

Served as referee for:
Economica, Economic Inquiry, Economics Letters, European Accounting Review, European Economic Review, Frontiers in Finance and Economics, Games and Economic Behavior, Industrial and Corporate Change, Information Economics and Policy, International Economic Review, International Journal of Game Theory, International Journal of Industrial Organization, Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, Journal of Economic Theory, Journal of Economics and Management Strategy, Journal of the European Economic Association, Journal of Industrial Economics, Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics, Oxford Economic Papers, RAND Journal of Economics, Review of Economic Studies, Review of Industrial Organization

Coordinator of Microeconomics tutorials for Business Economics, Aarhus University: 2017, 2018

Member of student admission board for full-time MBA program, Aarhus University: 2014, 2016

Member of advisory panel for study program Economics and Management, Aarhus University: 2015

Member of hiring assessment committee for Associate Professorship in Economics at Department of Economics and Business Economics, Aarhus University: 2015

Member of Scientific Committee of 37th Annual Conference of EARIE: 2010

Co-Organizer of 11th WZB Conference on Industrial Organization, “Innovation Policy in International Markets”: 25-26 October 2002

Coordinator of the WZB Economics Seminar Series: January - December 2000

Co-Editor of the Graduate School magazine GraDUAL: 1995 - 1998

Fellowships and Awards

Jean Monnet Fellowship, Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies, European University Institute: September 2006 - August 2007

Award for Presentations at International Conferences, Verein für Socialpolitik: 1999 - 2001, 2004, 2005, 2008

Award winner in EARIE’s Young Economists’ Essay Competition: 1999

Invited Presentations

2019Department of Economics Seminar, University of Sheffield (UK)
2015MPI Econ Workshop, Max Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods, Bonn (Germany)
2014Department of Economics Seminar, Copenhagen Business School (Denmark)
2013Seminari del Martedì at Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore (Milan, Italy)
2012Department of Economics Seminar, University of Copenhagen (Denmark)
2011IEEF Seminar at Department of Economics, University of Groningen (Netherlands)
2011Internal Seminar at Department of Economics, University of Bologna (Italy)
2010Research Seminar for Economic Policy and Quantitative Economic Research at University of Erlangen-Nuremberg (Germany)
2010Internal Microeconomics Seminar at Universitat Pompeu Fabra (Barcelona, Spain)
2010Internal Seminar at Department of Economics, University of Bologna (Italy)
2010Lunch Seminar “Theory, Organisation and Markets,” Paris School of Economics (France)
2010SFB/TR 15 “Governance and the Efficiency of Economic Systems” Seminar (Berlin, Germany)
2009Séminaire Économie et Économétrie de l’Innovation (Paris, France)
2009Seminari del Martedì at Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore (Milan, Italy)
2009Internal Seminar at Department of Economics, University of Bologna (Italy)
2009Economics Seminar at Copenhagen Business School (Denmark)
2009Economics Research Seminar at University of Cologne (Germany)
2009Economics Research Seminar at Helsinki Center of Economic Research (Finland)
2008Department of Economics Lunch Seminar at University of Bologna (Italy)

Conference Presentations

201934th Jornadas de Economía Industrial (Madrid, Spain)
20143rd Workshop Industrial Organization: Theory, Empirics and Experiments (Alberobello, Italy)
20149th Nordic Workshop in Industrial Organization, University of Oslo (Norway)
201239th Annual Conference of EARIE (Rome, Italy)
2012Mannheim Centre for Competition and Innovation Inaugural Conference (Germany)
201126th Jornadas de Economía Industrial (Valencia, Spain)
201138th Annual Conference of EARIE (Stockholm, Sweden)
20112nd Workshop Industrial Organization: Theory, Empirics and Experiments (Otranto, Italy)
20114th ZEW Conference on Economics of Innovation and Patenting (Mannheim, Germany)
20115th Workshop of Competition Law and Economics European Network (Florence, Italy)
2010Annual Meeting of the Association of Southern European Economic Theorists – ASSET (Alicante, Spain)
201037th Annual Conference of EARIE (Istanbul, Turkey)
201025th Annual Congress of the European Economic Association (Glasgow, UK)
201011th SFB/Transregio 15 (GESY) Conference (Caputh, Germany)
20106th ACLE Competition & Regulation Meeting “Information, Communication and Competition” (Amsterdam, Netherlands)
2009Workshop on “Liquidity and Trust in Incomplete Markets” (Freiburg, Germany)
200910th SFB/Transregio 15 (GESY) Conference (Tutzing, Germany)
200924th Jornadas de Economía Industrial (Vigo, Spain)
2009International Conference on Competition Policy and Property Rights (Milan, Italy)
200936th Annual Conference of EARIE (Ljubljana, Slovenia)
200924th Annual Congress of the European Economic Association (Barcelona, Spain)
20093rd Workshop of Competition Law and Economics European Network (Tilburg, Netherlands)
2008Annual Meeting of the Association of Southern European Economic Theorists – ASSET (Florence, Italy):
200823rd Annual Congress of the European Economic Association (Milan, Italy)
2008Zvi Griliches Summer School in the Economics of Innovation (Barcelona, Spain)
2008SFB/Transregio 15 (GESY) Conference (Gummersbach, Germany)

Conference Discussions

201934th Jornadas de Economía Industrial (Madrid, Spain)
20143rd Workshop Industrial Organization: Theory, Empirics and Experiments (Alberobello, Italy)
20149th Nordic Workshop in Industrial Organization, University of Oslo (Norway)
201239th Annual Conference of EARIE (Rome, Italy)
2012Mannheim Centre for Competition and Innovation Inaugural Conference (Germany)
2011Entrepreneurial Finance Conference, University of Tilburg (Tilburg, Netherlands)
201126th Jornadas de Economía Industrial (Valencia, Spain)
20114th ZEW Conference on Economics of Innovation and Patenting (Mannheim, Germany)
2010SFB/Transregio 15 (GESY) Conference (Bonn, Germany)
200924th Jornadas de Economía Industrial (Vigo, Spain)
2009International Conference on Competition Policy and Property Rights (Milan, Italy)
2009Workshop of Competition Law and Economics European Network (Tilburg, Netherlands)
2008Zvi Griliches Summer School in the Economics of Innovation (Barcelona, Spain)