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David Spector

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First Name:David
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Last Name:Spector
RePEc Short-ID:psp94
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Terminal Degree:1998 Economics Department; London School of Economics (LSE) (from RePEc Genealogy)


Paris School of Economics

Paris, France
RePEc:edi:eeparfr (more details at EDIRC)

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Working papers

  1. David Spector, 2023. "A paradoxical convergence: French economists and the policy towards cartels from the 1870s to the eve of the Great Depression," PSE Working Papers halshs-02967599, HAL.
  2. David Spector, 2021. "Market share transparency, signaling and welfare: Cournot and Bertrand," PSE Working Papers halshs-02946654, HAL.
  3. David Spector, 2020. "Cheap talk, monitoring and collusion," PSE Working Papers halshs-01983037, HAL.
  4. David Spector, 2017. "La Gauche, la droite et le marché," Post-Print halshs-01522478, HAL.
  5. David Spector, 2015. "Facilitating collusion by exchanging non-verifiable sales reports," PSE Working Papers halshs-01119959, HAL.
  6. David Spector, 2014. "The European Commission's Approach to Long-term Contracts: an Economist's View," PSE-Ecole d'économie de Paris (Postprint) halshs-01522465, HAL.
  7. David Spector, 2013. "Margin for error semantics and signal perception," PSE-Ecole d'économie de Paris (Postprint) halshs-00916622, HAL.
  8. Etienne Pfister & David Spector & Joseph Vogel, 2012. "Réseaux de distribution et droit de la concurrence," Post-Print halshs-00754600, HAL.
  9. Andreas Bardong & David Bosco & Peter Freeman & Jacques-Philippe Gunther & Peter Kalbfleisch & David Spector & Bernard van de Walle de Ghelcke, 2011. "Merger control and minority shareholdings: Time for a change ?," Post-Print halshs-00754516, HAL.
  10. David Spector, 2011. "L'économiste appelé à la barre : la régulation économique et juridique de la concurrence," Post-Print halshs-00654820, HAL.
  11. Michaël Cousin & Philippe de Ladoucette & Simon Genevaz & Christophe Lemaire & François Lévêque & David Spector, 2011. "NOME acte I : Un cadre législatif pour l'ouverture du marché français de l'électricité," Post-Print halshs-00654828, HAL.
  12. Jacques-Philippe Gunther & David Spector & Thibaud Vergé, 2011. "Economic analysis of remedies in competition law," Post-Print halshs-00754515, HAL.
  13. David Spector & Olivier Fréget & Etienne Pfister, 2010. "Predatory strategies," Post-Print halshs-00754417, HAL.
  14. David Spector, 2009. "Termination charges and margin squeeze in the mobile telephony sector: Beware of misleading intuitions," Post-Print halshs-00754334, HAL.
  15. Antoine Chapsal & David Spector, 2009. "What can be learnt from econometric studies in cartel cases?," Post-Print halshs-00754401, HAL.
  16. Max Belot & Eric Dyevre & Simon Genevaz & Sylvain Justier & Vincent Jaunet & David Spector, 2009. "Regulating electricity tariffs: An energetic debate," Post-Print halshs-00754325, HAL.
  17. Andréa Amelio & François-Charles Laprévote & Georges Siotis & David Spector & Carlos Winograd, 2009. "Competition policy in times of crisis," Post-Print halshs-00754382, HAL.
  18. Jérôme Bédier & Muriel Chagny & Daniel Fasquelle & Dominique de Gramont & Jean-Patrice de La Laurencie & David Spector, 2008. ""Chatel" Law: A new deal for producers & distributors - Some legal and economic points of view," Post-Print halshs-00754306, HAL.
  19. David Spector, 2008. "Some Economics of Margin Squeeze," Post-Print halshs-00754307, HAL.
  20. David Spector, 2008. "Competition Policy in the Energy Sector Squaring the Circle?," Post-Print halshs-00754285, HAL.
  21. David Spector, 2008. "Addressing buyer power in merger control," Post-Print halshs-00754270, HAL.
  22. David Spector, 2008. "The impact of competition policy on firms' valuation," Post-Print halshs-00754260, HAL.
  23. David Spector, 2007. "Exclusive contracts and demand foreclosure," PSE Working Papers halshs-00588311, HAL.
  24. David Spector, 2007. "Collective dominant positions: About the proper implementation of the Airtours test," Post-Print halshs-00754242, HAL.
  25. David Spector, 2007. "Electricité : faut-il désespérer du marché ?," Post-Print hal-00813098, HAL.
  26. David Spector, 2007. "Will efficiencies ever matter in merger control?," Post-Print halshs-00754192, HAL.
  27. David Spector, 2007. "The Antitrust Economics of Bidding Markets: An Introduction," Post-Print halshs-00754232, HAL.
  28. David Spector, 2007. "Minimum resale prices: Is a ban justified ?," Post-Print halshs-00754204, HAL.
  29. David Spector, 2006. "From harm to competitorsto harm to competition: one more effort, please !," Post-Print halshs-00754145, HAL.
  30. David Spector, 2006. "Bundling, tying and collusion," PSE Working Papers halshs-00590553, HAL.
  31. David Spector, 2005. "Loyalty Rebates: An Assessment of Competition Concerns and a Proposed Structured Rule of Reason," Post-Print halshs-00754113, HAL.
  32. Spector, David, 2005. "Loyalty Rebates : An Assessment of Competition Concerns and a Proposed Rule of Reason," CEPREMAP Working Papers (Docweb) 0514, CEPREMAP.
  33. Spector, David, 2004. "Implications économiques d'Internet et du commerce électronique," CEPREMAP Working Papers (Docweb) 0505, CEPREMAP.
  34. Spector, David, 2002. "Horizontal mergers, entry, and efficiency defences," CEPREMAP Working Papers (Couverture Orange) 0206, CEPREMAP.
  35. Spector, David, 2002. "Competiton and the capital-labor conflict," CEPREMAP Working Papers (Couverture Orange) 0207, CEPREMAP.
  36. David Spector, 1999. "Rational debate and one-dimensional conflict," Working papers 99-09, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Department of Economics.
  37. David Spector, 1999. "Can Work-Sharing Work?," Working papers 99-21, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Department of Economics.
  38. David Spector, 1999. "Is it Possible to Redistribute the Gains from Trade Using Income Taxation?," Working papers 99-13, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Department of Economics.

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  1. David Spector, 2011. "Exclusive contracts and demand foreclosure," RAND Journal of Economics, RAND Corporation, vol. 42(4), pages 619-638, December.
  2. Spector, David, 2007. "Bundling, tying, and collusion," International Journal of Industrial Organization, Elsevier, vol. 25(3), pages 575-581, June.
  3. Spector, David, 2004. "Competition and the capital-labor conflict," European Economic Review, Elsevier, vol. 48(1), pages 25-38, February.
  4. Spector, David, 2003. "Horizontal mergers, entry, and efficiency defences," International Journal of Industrial Organization, Elsevier, vol. 21(10), pages 1591-1600, December.
  5. Spector, David, 2002. "Failure of communication despite close preferences," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 74(3), pages 283-289, February.
  6. Spector David, 2002. "The Noisy Duopolist," The B.E. Journal of Theoretical Economics, De Gruyter, vol. 2(1), pages 1-19, August.
  7. David Spector, 2001. "Fédéralisme et conflit distributif," Annals of Economics and Statistics, GENES, issue 61, pages 151-181.
  8. Spector, David, 2001. "Is it possible to redistribute the gains from trade using income taxation?," Journal of International Economics, Elsevier, vol. 55(2), pages 441-460, December.
  9. David Spector, 2001. "Emploi : une analyse critique des politiques malthusiennes," Économie et Prévision, Programme National Persée, vol. 150(4), pages 13-31.
  10. Spector, David, 2000. "Pure communication between agents with close preferences," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 66(2), pages 171-178, February.
  11. David Spector, 2000. "Rational Debate and One-Dimensional Conflict," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, President and Fellows of Harvard College, vol. 115(1), pages 181-200.

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NEP is an announcement service for new working papers, with a weekly report in each of many fields. This author has had 8 papers announced in NEP. These are the fields, ordered by number of announcements, along with their dates. If the author is listed in the directory of specialists for this field, a link is also provided.
  1. NEP-COM: Industrial Competition (7) 2015-08-19 2019-01-28 2019-02-04 2019-02-11 2020-10-12 2020-10-19 2020-11-02. Author is listed
  2. NEP-MIC: Microeconomics (5) 2015-08-19 2019-01-28 2019-02-04 2020-10-12 2020-10-19. Author is listed
  3. NEP-GTH: Game Theory (4) 2019-01-28 2019-02-04 2019-02-11 2020-10-12
  4. NEP-IND: Industrial Organization (3) 2019-02-11 2020-10-12 2020-10-19
  5. NEP-HIS: Business, Economic and Financial History (2) 2020-11-02 2020-11-02
  6. NEP-HAP: Economics of Happiness (1) 2015-08-19
  7. NEP-HPE: History and Philosophy of Economics (1) 2020-11-02


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