• Economic Theory and Computational Economics (ETACE)

    Prof. Dr. Herbert Dawid

    © Universität Bielefeld

Welcome at ETACE - Chair for Economic Theory and Computational Economics


New Working Paper

Guerini, M., Harting, P., Napoletano, M. (2020), Governance Structure, technical change and industry competition, Bielefeld Working Paper Series No. 7-2020


SCE President

Herbert Dawid has been elected as president of the Society for Computational Economics, the international association of  economists relying heavily on computational methods in their work. Several international journals are associated with the SCE and a main activity of the society is the organization of the annual conference on Computing in Economics and Finance (CEF).

New Journal Publication

Dawid H, Pellegrino G, Vivarelli M (2020), "The role of demand in fostering product vs process innovation: a model and an empirical test", Journal of Evolutionary Economics

New Working Paper

Members of the ETACE group have analyzed economic and epidemic effects of different policies aiming at the containment of the COVID-19 pandemic. They employ a calibrated agent-based simulation model for their analysis.


New Journal Publications

Dawid H, Hellmann T (2020), "R&D Investments Under Endogenous Cluster Formation, Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization", 174, 253-283.


Dawid H, Kopel M, Kort PM (2020), "Product innovation with partial capacity rollover", Central European Journal of Operations Research, 28(2), 479-496


Exside-ITN International Conference Berlin

ETACE members are involved in the organization of the International Conference on 'Expectations and Social Influence Dynamics in Economics' which will be carried out in the framework of the Marie Sklodowska Curie Innovative Training Network ExSIDE  in Berlin in September.

See: http://exside-itn.eu/exside-conference/

Submissions are very welcome, the submission deadline is March 31.

Session at ASSA Conference

Herbert Dawid organized a session on 'Industry Dynamics and Optimal Firm Behavior' at the Allied Social Science Association (ASSA) meeting from January 3-5, 2020 in San Diego.