Publications

work in progress

9/2018 Political Connections and Discretion in Public Procurement  (with Zareh Asatryan, Benny Geys and Kristof De Witte).

8/2018 Identifying Politically Connected Firms: A Machine Learning Approach (with Deni Mazrekaj and Fritz Schiltz). Submitted.

7/2018 Political Donations and the Allocation of Public Procurement Contracts (with Benny Geys). Resubmitted EER. Available as WP at: http://www.vub.ac.be/sites/vub/files/nieuws/users/hsanzmor/titl_v._geys_b._2017_-_political_donations_and_the_allocation_of_contracts_0.pdf

4/2018 Political Connections and Competition on the Public Procurement Market (with Bruno Baranek). The first draft ranked 3rd for the best paper (Wicksell prize) at EPCS Meeting 2018, in Rome.

4/2018 The Efficiency Implication of Political Donations  (with Benny Geys and Kristof De Witte). Submitted.

policy reports

Titl, V., De Witte, K., Holz, O. and Smet, M. (2018). Funding Formulas in Compulsory Education: Report on Secondary Education.

Titl, V., De Witte, K., Holz, O., Smet, M. and van Assche, R. (2017). Funding Formulas in Compulsory Education: Report on Primary Education.

Titl, V., De Witte, K., Holz, O., Smet, M. and van Assche, R. (2017). Funding Formulas in Compulsory Education: Report on Special Needs Education.

1/2015 Analysis of Czech Political Party Donations (with Jiri Skuhrovec and Miroslav Palansky), Centre for Applied Economics at the Charles University in Prague mimeo, Available at: http://cae.zindex.cz/wpcontent/uploads/2015/01/2015-01-12-Analysis-of-Czech-Political-PartyDonations.pdf.