Scholars have developed a sound theory of how to design procurement mechanisms for sourcing a simple innovative product. In practice, however, many (if not most) procurement efforts involve complex pr…
The BERA program is supported by the seven BERA institutions: DIW Berlin, WZB, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Freie Universität Berlin, Technische Universität Berlin, ESMT and Hertie School of Governance.
Further support to the group is provided by Berlin Centre for Consumer Policies (BCCP), DIW Graduate Center, Berlin Doctoral Program in Economics and Management Science, Transregional Collaborative Research Center SFB-TR 190: Competition and Rationality and Berlin Macroeconomic Network. Financial support for BERA is provided by the Leibniz Association through funds from the Leibniz Competition.
Deutsches Institut für Wirschaftsforschung (DIW Berlin) and Wissenschaftszentrum
Berlin für Sozialfoschung (WZB) are Members of the Leibniz Association