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Ajay Bhaskarabhatla

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Assistant Professor

Department of Applied Economics
Erasmus School of Economics, PO Box 1738
3000 DR Rotterdam, the Netherlands
Office: H12-18

Tel.: +31 (0)10 408 1004
Fax.: +31 (0)10 408 4191
Email: bhaskarabhatla at ese dot eur dot nl

 SSRN: http://ssrn.com/author=1845027

 Curriculum Vitae

Personal background

Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PhD, 2011.

Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, MS, 2006.

Born in July 1980, Indian Citizen.


Bhaskarabhatla, A.S. & Pennings, H.P.G. (2014). Defensive Disclosure of Patentable Inventions under Antitrust Enforcement. Industry and Innovation, 21 (7), 533-552.


Bhaskarabhatla, A.S. & Klepper, S. (2014). Latent Submarket Dynamics and Industry Evolution: Lessons from the U.S. Laser Industry. Industrial and Corporate Change, 23 (6), 1381-1415.


Bhaskarabhatla, A.S. & Hegde, D. (2014). An Organizational Perspective on Patenting and Open Innovation. Organization Science, 25 (6), 1744-1763.


Bhaskarabhatla, A.S. (2016). The Moderating Role of Submarket Dynamics on the Relationship between Product Customization and Firm Survival. Organization Science. 27(4):1049-1064.


Bhaskarabhatla, A.S., Anurag, P., Chatterjee, C & Pennings, H.P.G. (2016). Mitigating Regulatory Impact: The Case of Partial Price Controls on Metformin in India. Forthcoming Health Policy and Planning


Bhaskarabhatla, A.S., Chatterjee, C & Karreman, B. (2016). Hit Where it Hurts: Cartel Policing Using Targeted Sales Embargoes. Forthcoming Journal of Law and Economics


Bhaskarabhatla, A.S., Chatterjee, C. 2016. The Role of Physicians in Prescribing Irrational Fixed Dose Combination Medicines in India. Forthcoming Social Science & Medicine.



Masters Courses

ESE FEM 11088 Applied Industrial Organization (2011)   

ESE FEM 11082 Seminar Topics in Organization and Strategy (2011-present)

ESE FEM 11088 Economics of Corporate Entrepreneurship (2012-present)

Bachelors Courses

ESE FEB 11006 Organization and Strategy (2014-present)