ECON 7510: Industrial Organization and Regulation

The syllabus is available here. The course schedule is available here. The lecture notes will be continuously updated on this website.

Lecture notes and readings:

  1. Market power: Conduct and collusion
  2. Market power: Differentiation and Horizontal mergers
  3. Market power: Search and matching frictions
  4. Dynamic discrete choice: Investments
  5. Dynamic discrete choice: Durable and storable goods
  6. Dynamic discrete choice: Experience goods
  7. Industry dynamics: Productivity and industry turnover
  8. Industry dynamics: Theory and computation
  9. Estimation of dynamic games


  1. Dynamic discrete choice. Solution. Julia code.
  2. Dynamic game.

Demand for differentiated products