Affiliated researchers

Aljoscha Janssen


Some questions that Aljoscha Janssen tries to answer in his research:

  • How to identify and quantify consumers’ behavioral frictions from observational data?
  • What are the determinants of dynamic pricing?
  • Does consumers’ behavior affect market outcomes such as collusion?

New research

Obfuscation and Rational Inattention in Digitalized Markets Aljoscha Janssen and Johannes Kasinger

Aljoscha Janssen




Aljoscha Janssen holds a B.Sc. in Economics from the Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich, an M.Sc. from the Stockholm School of Economics and an M.A. in Quantitative Economics and Finance from the University of St. Gallen. He received his Ph.D. in Economics, "Essays on Pharmaceutical Markets and Parliamentary Speeches" at the Stockholm School of Economics in 2019. Since summer 2019 he is an Assistant Professor at the Singapore Management University. His main research interests are Industrial Organization, Health- and Behavioral Economics.

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The Research Institute of Industrial Economics, IFN, is a private and independent foundation devoted to pursuing highly relevant research for trade and industry.

The researchers at IFN are united in their belief that economic methods offer a powerful tool for understanding society.

The main research programs are:

  1. economics of entrepreneurship
  2. globalization and corporate restructuring
  3. economics of the service sector
  4. economics of the electricity markets
  5. economics of institutions and culture.

Global Award

Research on entrepreneurship




The Global Award for Entrepreneurship Research is the foremost global award for research on entrepreneurship.This Prize is awarded annually with a prize sum of EUR 100,000.

IFN in cooperation with Entreprenörskapsforum and Vinnova are the principals of the award, in cooperation with the donor, Lars Backsell.

Professor Boyan Jovanovic, New York University, is the winner of the Global Award for Entrepreneurship Research 2019. 

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