Publications 

“Common Ownership Patterns in the European Banking Sector – The Impact of the Financial Crisis”
joint with Nuria Boot (KU Leuven and DIW) and Jo Seldeslachts (Leuven and DIW).
Journal of Competition Law & Economics, Special Issue on Common Ownership, forthcoming.

“Common Ownership Patterns in the Pharmaceutical Industry: A Network Analysis”
joint with Melissa Newham (Leuven and DIW) and Jo Seldeslachts (Leuven and DIW).
Antitrust Bulletin, Special Issue on Common Ownership, 2021, Vol. 66(1), pp. 68-99.

“Diversification, Common Ownership, and Strategic Incentives”
joint with Jo Seldeslachts (Leuven and DIW) and Xavier Vives (IESE).
American Economic Association, Papers and Proceedings, Vol. 110, May 2020, pp. 1-5.

“A Retrospective Evaluation of the GDF/Suez Merger: Effects on the Belgian Gas Hub”
joint with Elena Argentesi (Bologna), Jo Seldeslachts (Leuven and DIW).
Energy Journal, Vol.42, No 6, 199-228, December 2020.

“Evaluation in Research Funding Agencies: Are Structurally Diverse Teams Biased Against?”
joint with Ines Macho-Stadler (UAB) and David Pérez-Castrillo (UAB).
Research Policy, Vol. 48(7), September 2019, pp. 1823-1840.

“TV or not TV? The Impact of Subtitling on English Skills”
joint with Ainhoa Aparicio-Fenoll (Carlo Alberto), Arturo Bris (IMD and Yale) and Augusto Ruperez-Micola.
Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Vol. 158, February 2019, pp. 487-499.

“Market Power and Spatial Arbitrage between Interconnected Gas Hubs”
joint with Olivier Massol (IFP-Energies Nouvelles).
Energy Journal, Vol. 39 (2), 2018, pp. 67-95.

“Capturing Industrial CO2 Emissions in Spain: Infrastructures, Costs and Break-even Prices”
joint with Olivier Massol (IFP-Energies Nouvelles) and Stéphane Tchung-Ming (European Commission).
Energy Policy, Vol. 115, April 2018, pp. 545-560.

 “Endogenous Matching in University-Industry Collaboration: Theory and Empirical Evidence from the UK”
joint with Ines Macho-Stadler (UAB) and David Pérez-Castrillo (UAB).
Management Science, Vol. 64 (4), April 2018, pp. 1477-1973.

 “How to Achieve Full Electrification: Lessons from Latin America”
 joint with Joan Calzada (UB) and Jacint Jordana (UPF).
Energy Policy, Vol. 108, September 2017, Pages 55-69.

“Incentives for Early Adoption of Carbon Capture Technology: Further Considerations from a European Perspective”
joint with Olivier Massol (IFP-Energies Nouvelles) and Jeremy Eckhause (Rand).
Energy Policy, Vol. 90, March 2016, pp. 246-252.

Joining the CCS Club! The Economics of CO2 Pipeline Projects
joint with Olivier Massol (IFP-Energies Nouvelles) and Stéphane Tchung-Ming (European Commission).
European Journal of Operational Research, Vol. 247 (1), November 2015, pp. 259–275

“The Impact of Industry Collaboration on Academic Research: Evidence from the UK”
joint with Mireia Jofre-Bonet (City) and Cornelia Meissner (Turin).
Research Policy, Vol. 44 (6), July 2015, pp. 1160–1175.

“Export Diversification and Resource-Based Industrialization: the Case of Natural Gas” 
joint with Olivier Massol (IFP-Energies Nouvelles).
European Journal of Operational Research, Vol. 237 (3), September 2014, pp. 1067–1082.

“The Flip Side of Financial synergies: Coinsurance versus Risk Contamination”
joint with Marco Ottaviani (Kellogg) and Andrew Winton (Minnesota).
Review of Financial Studies, Vol. 26 (12), December 2013, pp: 3142-3181.

“Research Output from University-Industry Collaborative Projects”
joint with Ines Macho-Stadler (UAB) and David Pérez-Castrillo (UAB)
Economic Development Quarterly, Vol. 27 (1), February 2013, pp: 71-81 (Special issue on “Academic Entrepreneurship & Regional Development” Eds. D. Audretsch, A. Link and I. Peña).

“Behavioural Simulations Models in Spot Electricity Markets”
joint with Augusto Ruperez-Micola (Luxembourg)
European Journal of Operational Research, Vol. 214 (1), October 2011, pp: 147-159.

“Merger Failures”
joint with Jo Seldeslachts (Amsterdam)
Journal of Economics & Management Strategy, Vol. 20 (2), Summer 2011, pp. 589-624.

“Screening and Merger Activity”
joint with Paul Heidhues (ESMT), Rainer Nitsche (ESMT) and Jo Seldeslachts (Amsterdam)
Journal of Industrial Economics, Vol. 58 (4), December 2010, pp. 794–817.

“Scientific and Commercial Incentives in R&D: Research versus Development”
joint with Ines Macho-Stadler (UAB)
Journal of Economics & Management Strategy, Vol. 19 (1), Spring 2010, pp. 185–221.

“Composition of Electricity Generation Portfolios, Pivotal Dynamics and Market Power”
joint with A. Ruperez-Micola (Luxembourg)
Management Science, Vol. 55 (11), November 2009, pp. 1813-1831.

“Incentives and Coordination in Vertically Related Energy Markets”
joint with Derek Bunn (LBS) and Augusto Ruperez-Micola (Luxembourg)
Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Vol. 67 (2), August 2008, pp. 381-393. 9-91.

“Endogenous Mergers and Endogenous Efficiency Gains: The Efficiency Defence Revisited”
joint with Inés Macho-Stadler (UAB) and Jo Seldeslachts (Amsterdam)
International Journal of Industrial Organization, Vol. 26 (1), January 2008, pp. 69-91.

“Bank Mergers and Diversification: Implications for Competition Policy”
joint with Marco Ottaviani (Kellogg)
European Financial Management, Vol.13 (3), June 2007, pp. 578–590.

“Information-Sharing Implications of Horizontal Mergers”
International Journal of Industrial Organization, Vol. 25, February 2007, pp. 31– 49.

“Mergers with Product Market Risk”
 joint with Marco Ottaviani (Kellogg)
Journal of Economics & Management Strategy, Vol. 15 (3), Fall 2006, pp. 577-608.