Timm Opitz, M.Sc.

Doctoral Student and Junior Research Fellow

Innovation and Entrepreneurship Research

+49 89 24246-575
timm.opitz(at)ip.mpg.de

Areas of Interest:

Behavioral and Experimental Economics, Economics of Innovation, Decision Making, Social Preferences, Entrepreneurship

Academic Résumé

Since 10/2018
Junior Research Fellow and Doctoral Candidate at Max Planck Institute for Innovation and Competition (Innovation and Entrepreneurship Research) and at the Munich Graduate School of Economics, LMU Munich

10/2016 – 04/2019
Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Psychology, LMU Munich

09/2015 – 03/2018
Master of Science (M.Sc.) in Economics, LMU Munich

09/2012 – 05/2015
Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Economics, University of Mannheim and Charles III University of Madrid (ERASMUS Scholarship)

Work Experience

02/2016 – 04/2018
Research Assistant, Chair of Behavioral and Experimental Economics (LMU, Prof. Dr. Martin Kocher)

10/2012 – 06/2013
Student Trainee (Commercial Department), German Agency for Development (GIZ)

Presentations and Talks

02.10.2020
Time Pressure and Regret in Sequential Search
CRC TRR 190 Workshop
Location: Ohlstadt (Virtual), Germany


21.11.2019
Identifying and Teaching High-growth Entrepreneurship: Evidence from Entrepreneurship Academies for University Students in Uganda
IGL Winter Research Meeting
Location: Amsterdam, The Netherlands


24.10.2019
Matching with Endogenous Preferences
LMU Munich
Location: Munich


02.10.2019
Time Pressure and Regret in Sequential Search
MGSE Colloquium 2019
Location: Munich


07.09.2019
Time Pressure and Regret in Sequential Search
European ESA Meeting, Conference
Location: Dijon, France


28.05.2019
Time Pressure and Regret in Sequential Search
Competition and Innovation Summer School, Summer School
Location: Ulcinj, Montenegro


16.05.2019
Responsibility and Delegation
LMU Brown Bag Seminar, Research Seminar
Location: Munich

Projects