Media Economics Workshop 2016

14th Annual
Media Economics Workshop
October 7-8, 2016
University of Zurich, Switzerland


The workshop is designed to foster research on the economics of media
markets and media policy.


Key Topics

- Competition policy applications in media, telecom and digital markets
- Local and global trade-offs in media and public policy
- Privacy, search and social networks
- Media and political accountability
- Pricing of electronic content, aggregation, intermediaries
- Key Dates and Submission

Submission deadline: August 1st

Notification of acceptance: Mid August

Please send full papers to

Submissions of junior researchers are especially encouraged.


City and Venue

Zurich is the largest city in Switzerland. The venue is in the University’s
early 20th century main building, overseeing the city center, Lake Zurich
and the adjacent mountains. Information on hotels and social activities, and
attendance form:


Ulrich Kaiser (University of Zurich)
Christian Peukert (University of Zurich)
Nicole Ehrsam (University of Zurich)
Simon P. Anderson (University of Virginia)
Lisa M. George (Hunter College)