PhDr. Goran Serdarević M.A.


Position: PhD Candidates
Field of interest: Finance and banking, Mergers and acquisitions, Regulation and antitrust policy, Industrial organization, Regulation in telecoms
Membership: Finance and Capital Markets, PhD Candidates


Email: goran [DOT] serdarevic [AT] gmail [DOT] com
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Available: After appointment

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PhD study

Tutor: prof. Ing. Michal Mejstřík CSc.

Studying from: 2009
PhDr examination: 10/2009
Final exam:
Dissertation Proposal defence:
Dissertation defence:

Current work:

Research Papers:

"The impact of network competition in the mobile industry" submitted to Telecommunications Policy journal

"Merger Control Policy and Investment In European Mobile Markets“ accepted at the conference CRESSE 2014: Advances in the Analysis of Competition Policy and Regulation

Regulating the broadband internet access – Evidence for a ladder of investment in Central and Eastern European countries“ accepted for publication at IES Working Paper Series

Kritika analýzy kolektivní dominance na trhu s mobilními službami v ČR‘, Antitrust – Revue of Competition Law, Vol. 1, 2013

Mathematical Models Of Oligopolies’ Behaviour - published by the International Conference on Mathematics and Mathematical Sciences

Efficiency of EU Merger Control in the Period 1990-2008 - published in the Czech Journal of Finance and Economics

The Thoeretical Background for the Competitive Assesment of Mergers - published in SCIPAP

Efficiency of EU Merger Control in the Period 1990-2008 - published in the IES WP

Efficiency of Merger Control - completed

Institutional Responses to Financial Market Failures - completed

Diplomová práce:
Efficiency of EU Merger Control

Bakalářská práce:
Currency Board Arrangement in Bosnia and Herzegovina

Dissertation topic:
The efficiency of regulation in the EU

Disertation abstract:
viz Individual Study Plan

Optional courses:


Organisation Memberships



2009+ PhD candidate at Institute of Economic Studies, Charles University
2008-2009? master program at Ludwig Maximilian Universität in Munich
2006-2009 master program at Institute of Economic Studies, Charles University
2006 Erasmus program at Ludwig Maximilian Universität in Munich
2003-2006 bachelor program at Institute of Economic Studies, Charles University
1999-2003 High school Akademické Gymnázium Štěpánská v Praze

Job history

WS 2009 Banking (tutorial)
WS 2010 Banking (tutorial)
SS 2010 Financial economics (tutorial)
WS 2011 Banking (tutorial)

Awards and prizes

2009 M.A. with distinction from the Dean of the Faculty of Social Sciences for an excellent state-final examination performance and for an extraordinarily good masters diploma thesis
2008 Winner of Deutscher Akademischer Austausch Dienst (DAAD) Scholarship, financing the master program at the Ludwig Maximilan Universität
2005 Winner of the Goldman Sachs Global Leaders Program 2005; $3,000 cash award for outstanding academic performance and leadership potential

Topics for supervision

Bachelor theses

Regulace fúzí a akvizic v EU (USA)
Modelování dopadů fúzí a akvizic na tržní prostředí
Politická ekonomie antimonopolní regulace
Regulace a anti-trust v telekomunikacích EU
Network neutrality a ekonomie internetu
Mikroekonomický pohled na aukce frekvenčních pásem

Master theses

Merger control in the EU (US)
Modelling and simulation of M&A impacts on the market's competitive structure
Political economy of the antitrust policy
Regulation and anti-trust in telecommunication industries
Network neutrality and economics of the internet
Microeconomic approach to spectrum auctions

Supervised Master Theses

all/awarded: 1/0






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