Prof. Dr. Justus Haucap


Duesseldorf Institute for Competition Economics (DICE)
Heinrich-Heine-Universitaet Duesseldorf
Universitaetsstr. 1
40225 Duesseldorf

Building: 24.31, Room: 01.13
Tel. +49211 - 811 5494
Fax +49211 - 811 5499


Educational Background



Habilitation, University of the Federal Armed Forces Hamburg


Doctorate, University of Saarland, Saarbrücken


Diplom Volkswirt, University of Saarland, Saarbrücken



since 2015                                                             

Member of undefinedWissenschaftlicher Arbeitskreis für Regulierungsfragen (WAR) of the Federal Network Agency

since 08/2009          

Direktor des Düsseldorfer Instituts für
Wettbewerbsökonomie (DICE)


Member of the undefinedGerman Monopolies Commission
(Chairman 2008 - 2012)

since 07/2012

Member of undefinedKronberger Kreis

since 06/2007

Chairman of Research Advisory Council
undefinedRheinisch-Westfälischen Instituts für Wirtschaftsforschung (RWI) Essen


Co- Editor of undefinedWirtschaft und Wettbewerb, undefinedList Forum für Wirtschafts- und Finanzpolitik and undefinedReview of Economics

Representative Publications

  • Berlemann, M. & J. Haucap, "Which Factors Drive the Decision to Opt Out of Individual Research Rankings? An Empirical Study of Academic Resistance to Change", forthcoming in: Research Policy
  • Dertwinkel-Kalt, M., J. Haucap & C. Wey, "Raising Rivals' Cost Through Buyer Power", Economics Letters 126, 2015, 181-184.
  • Haucap, J. & U. Heimeshoff, "The Happiness of Economists: Estimating the Causal Effects of Studying Economics on Subjective Well-Being", International Review of Economics Education 17, 2014, 85-97.
  • Haucap, J., U. Heimeshoff & D. Jovanovic, "Competition in Germany's Minute Reserve Power Market: An Econometric Analysis", The Energy Journal 35, 2014, 139-158.
  • Haucap, J. & U. Heimeshoff, "Google, Facebook, Amazon, eBay: Is the Internet Driving Competition or Market Monopolization?", International Economics and Economic Policy 11, 2014, 49-61.
  • Haucap, J., M. Karacuka & A. Nazif Çatık, "Consumer Choice and Local Network Effects in Mobile Telecommunications in Turkey", Telecommunications Policy 37, 2013, 334-344.
  • Haucap, J. & G. Klein, "How Regulation Affects Network and Service Quality in Related Markets", Economics Letters 117, 2012, 521-524.
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