Research and Publications On this page you find selected publications in refereed journals as well as recent working papers. For further publications you can use the quick links on the right. For downloads and complete archive of recent research go to Alexandria Selected published Journal Articles Buehler Stefan, Bertini Marco, Halbheer Daniel and Lehmann Donald R. (2020): Carbon Footprinting and Pricing Under Climate Concerns, Journal of Marketing, 1-40. Buehler Stefan and Eschenbaum Nicolas (2020): Explaining Escalating Prices and Fines: A Unified Approach. Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 171 153-164. Buehler Stefan and Boom Anette (2020): Vertical Structure and the Risk of Rent Extraction in the Electricity Industry, Journal of Economics & Management Strategy 29 (1). 210-237. Buehler Stefan, Halbheer Daniel and Lechner Michael (2017): Payment Evasion, The Journal of Industrial Economics, 65 (4), 804-832. Buechel Berno and Muehlheusser Gerd (2016): Black sheep or scapegoats? Implementable monitoring policies under unobservable levels of misbehavior, Journal of Legal Studies 45 (2), 331-366. Buechel Berno and Klein Jan (2016): Restrictions in spatial competition: The effects on firms and consumers, Homo Oeconomicus: Journal of Behavioral and Institutional Economics 33 (1), 157-172. Burghardt Dirk and Helm Marco (2015): Firm Growth in the Course of Mergers and Acquisitions, Small Business Economics 44(4), 889-904. Buehler Stefan and Wey Simon (2014): When Do State-Owned Firms Crowd Out Private Investment?, Journal of Industry, Competition and Trade 14 (3), 319-330. Buehler Stefan and Gaertner Dennis (2013): Making Sense of Non-Binding Retail-Price Recommendations, American Economic Review 103(1), 335-359. Buehler Stefan and Halbheer Daniel (2012): Persuading Consumers With Social Attitudes, Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization 84 (1), 439-450. Buehler Stefan, Kaiser Christian and Jaeger Franz (2012): The Geographic Determinants of Bankruptcy: Evidence from Switzerland, Small Business Economics 39 (1), 222-251. Buehler Stefan and Halbheer Daniel (2011): Selling When Brand Image Matters, Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics 167 (1), 102-118. Hau Thorsten, Burghardt Dirk and Brenner Walter (2011): Multihoming, Content Delivery Networks, and the Market for Internet Connectivity, Telecommunications Policy 35 (6), 532-542. Buehler Stefan, Burger Anton and Ferstl Robert (2010): The Investment Effects of Price Caps under Imperfect Competition: A Note, Economics Letters 106 (2), 92-94. Buehler Stefan and Schmutzler Armin (2008): Intimidating Competitors – Endogenous Vertical Integration and Downstream Investment in Successive Oligopoly, International Journal of Industrial Organization 26 (1), 247-265. Buehler Stefan and Haucap Justus (2006): Strategic Outsourcing Revisited, Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization 61 (3), 325-338. Buehler Stefan, Dewenter Ralf and Haucap Justus (2006): Mobile Number Portability in Europe, Telecommunications Policy 30 (7), 385-399. Buehler Stefan, Gaertner Dennis and Halbheer Daniel (2006): Deregulating Network Industries: Dealing with Price-Quality Tradeoffs, Journal of Regulatory Economics 30 (1), 99-115. Buehler Stefan, Kaiser Christian and Jaeger Franz (2006): Merge or Fail? The Determinants of Mergers and Bankruptcies in Switzerland, 1995-2000, Economics Letters 90 (1), 88-95. Buehler Stefan, Kaiser Christian and Jaeger Franz (2005): Competition Policy and Exit Rates: Evidence from Switzerland, Contributions to Economic Analysis and Policy 4 (1), 1-30. Buehler Stefan (2005): The Promise and Pitfalls of Restructuring Network Industries, German Economic Review 6 (2), 205-228. Buehler Stefan and Schmutzler Armin (2005): Asymmetric Vertical Integration, Advances in Theoretical Economics 5 (1), 1-25. Buehler Stefan and Haucap Justus (2004): Mobile Number Portability, Journal of Industry, Competition and Trade 4 (3), 223-238. Buehler Stefan, Schmutzler Armin and Benz Men-Andri (2004): Infrastructure Quality in Deregulated Industries: Is There an Underinvestment Problem?, International Journal of Industrial Organization 22 (2), 253-267. Selected Working Papers Bertini Marco, Buehler Stefan and Halbheer Daniel (2020): Pricing and Supply Chain Transparency to Conscientious Consumers, Discussion Paper, 1-30. Eschenbaum Nicolas (2018): Market Size and Entry in the Swiss Grocery Retail Industry. (available on request) Eschenbaum Nicolas and Liebert Helge (2018): Dealing With Uncertainty: Seller Reputation in the Online Market for Illegal Drugs. (available on request) Buechel Berno and Mechtenberg Lydia (2016): The Swing Voter's Curse in Social Networks. Supplementary Online Material. Buehler Stefan and Burghardt Dirk (2015): Globalization and Vertical Firm Structure: An Empirical Investigation, Department of Economics, Discussion Paper, 1-32. Buehler Stefan and Keuschnigg Christian (2014): Corporate Governance, Taxation, and Imperfect Competition. (available on request) Buehler Stefan and Boom Anette (2014): Restructuring the Electricity Industry: Vertical Structure and the Risk of Rent Extraction, Department of Economics Working Papers, 1-40. Buehler Stefan, Helm Marco and Lechner Michael (2013): Trade Liberalization and Employment Growth: Plant Level Evidence from Switzerland, Discussion Paper, 1-35. Burghardt Dirk (2013): The Impact of Trade Policy on Industry Concentration in Switzerland.