3rd Workshop of ICTs

3rd Workshop on the Economics of ICTs



Welcome to the website of the 3rd Workshop on the Economics of ICTs, an annual workshop organized by CEF.UP (Centro de Estudos e Finanças of the University of Oporto) and CEFAGE-UE (Center for Advanced Studies in Management and Economics of the University of Évora). The 2012 edition will be hosted by CEF.UP and will be held at Oporto, on March 22-23, 2012.


Keynote Speakers

We are pleased to announce that Professors Gary Biglaiser (University of North Carolina) and Martin Peitz (University of Mannheim) have accepted to deliver keynote speeches. Professor Gary Biglaiser will address "The value of incumbency in heterogenous network" (with Jacques Cremer), while Professor Martin Peitz's speech will be entitled "Network effects and information" (with Paul Belleflamme).


ANACOM policy pannel / roundtable

ANACOM, the regulator, supervisor and representative of the communications sector in Portugal, will co-organize a session where two invited speakers will address a policy topic, followed by a public debate. This year's round table topic is "Network Neutrality".


Important dates

Opening date for submissions: October 15, 2011
Deadline for submissions: January 24, 2012
Decision on submissions: February 24, 2012
Meeting: March 22-23, 2012


Scientific committee

Gary Biglaiser (University of North Carolina)
Luís Cabral (New York University)
Jeremy Fox (The University of Michigan)
Marc Ivaldi (Toulouse School of Economics)
Bruno Jullien (Toulouse School of Economics)
Martin Peitz (University of Mannheim)
Julian Wright (National University of Singapore)


Organizing committee

António Brandão (CEF.UP)
Duarte Brito (CEFAGE-UE)
Pedro Pereira (CEFAGE-UE)

The organizing committee would like to thank Tiago Ribeiro, INDERA, for his precious collaboration in the organization of the workshop.


Previous meetings

2nd Workshop on the Economics of ICTs 

1st Workshop on the Economics of ICTs