DEJAN TRIFUNOVIC PhD
Phone:+381 11 3021180
June 2009, Phd thesis title: »Asymmetric Information in Financial Markets« University of
Belgrade, Faculty of Economics
July 2005, Master of Science, thesis title: »Choice under Uncertainty«, University of Belgrade, Faculty of Economics
October 2002, Bachelor in Economics (emphasis in Finance and Insurance), GPA 9,81 out of
10,0, University of Belgrade, Faculty of Economics.
Awards, grants, certificates, memberships, corporate / public service
December 2011: Award for the best Phd thesis in Economics in Serbia in 2009-2010 (Awarded by Scientific Society of Economists)
March 2002: Royal family Karađorđević Award for 100 best students in Serbia
2001, Award by Serbian government for 1000 best students in Serbia
September 2000: Norway Government Award for 1000 best students in Serbia
May 2013: Agence Universitaire de la Francophonie December 2012: Fulbright postdoctoral scholarship June 2009: BASILEUS
January 2008: Sasakawa fellowship
Visits to foreign universities
February 2014-May 2014: Ohio State University, USA April 2010: University of Nice, Sophia Antipolis, France April 2009: University of Nice, Sophia Antipolis, France August 2008: University of Rome, Tor Vergata, Italy
March 2008 – April 2008 : University of Nice, Sophia Antipolis, France
April 2007: University of Coimbra, Portugal
February 2007 – April 2007: University of Nice, Sophia Antipolis, France
Fields of teaching and research
Asymmetric information, Game theory, Auction theory, Experimental economics, Matching, Microeconomics of uncertainty, Network Externalities.
In Serbian: Undergraduate (Microeconomics I, Industrial Organization) Phd (Microeconomic analysis I, Microeconomic analysis II)
In English: Master IMQF- Microeconomic
In French: (Double degree program with the University of Nice, France) Undergraduate: Microeconomics and Industrial organization (2008 and 2011)
Master: Growth and Dynamic Systems (2007)
Key references (publications and projects)
Auctions (2012), Faculty of Economics, Belgrade (in Serbian)
Exercises for Micreoeconomics (2012), with S. Babić, M. Milovanović and B. Stojanović,
Faculty of Economics, Belgrade.
Recent papers in journals
Bojan Ristić and Dejan Trifunović, (2014): Horizontal Merger and Weak and Strong Competition
Commissions, Economic Annals, 202, 69-106.
Dejan Trifunović, (2014): Auctions with Resale and Indicative Bidding, Economic ideas and practice, 14, 61-73.
Dejan Trifunović, (2014): Sequential Auctions and Price Anomalies, Economic Annals, 200, 7-42.
Dejan Trifunović and Bojan Ristić, (2013): ”Multi-unit Auctions in the Procurement of
Electricity”, Economic Annals, 197, 47-78.
Dejan Trifunović, (2012): ”Altruism and Egoism in Behavioral Game Theory”, Economic ideas and practice, 5, 7-20.
Dejan Trifunović, (2012): ”Experimental Research of the Winner’s Curse in Common Value
Auctions”, Economic ideas and practice, 3, 7-20.
Dejan Trifunović, (2011): ”Single Object Auctions with Interdependent Values”, Economic
Annals, 188, 125-170.
Dejan Trifunović, (2010): ”Optimal Auction Mechanisms with Private Values”, Economic
Annals, 184, 71-112.
Irena Janković, Marija Jovović and Dejan Trifunović, (2015): ”Catastrophe Bonds as an Instrument of Catastrophic Risk Management”, XIII International Insurance Symposium: Catastrophic Risks and Sustainable Development, Aranđelovac, Serbia, 5.6.-7.6., str. 371-394.
Bojan Ristić and Dejan Trifunović (2014): A Three Stage Dynamic Game of Merger with Incomplete Information on Competition Commission’s Type, 28.10.-31.10., Saint Julianus, Malta.
Dejan Trifunović, Jelena Kočović and Marija Jovović, (2014): Asymmetric information and
Adverse Selection in Insurance Markets, SYMOPIS, Divčibare, 16.9.-19.9, Serbia.
Jelena Kočović, Vesna Rajić and Dejan Trifunović, (2014): Measurement of Catastrophic Risks and Models for Managing these Risks, XII International Insurance Symposium: Risk Measurment and Control in Insurance, Aranđelovac, Serbia, 6-8 June.
Dejan Trifunović et Nikola Njegovan, (2014): ”L’impact d’investissements directs de l’Union Européenne sur la compétitivité extérieure des économies des Balkans et de la Serbie en particulier”, Conferénce: Les Relations entre l’Union Européenne, la Russie et les Balkans à l’Université de Nice-Sophia Antipolis, France, le 6 et le 7 mai 2013.
Bojan Ristić and Dejan Trifunović, (2013): Strategic Interaction between Merging Companies and Competition Commission, Eurasia Business and Economics Society, September 12-14, Ekaterinburg, Russia.
Jelena Kočović and Dejan Trifunović, (2013): ”Understanding the Essence of Insurance Product as the Condition for the Development of Insurance Market in Serbia”, XI International Symposium: The Market of Insurance and Reinsurance, Vrnjačka Banja, Serbia, 13-16 june.
Dejan Trifunović and Bojan Ristić, (2012): Optimality of English and First-price Auction in Serbian Privatisation, Conference: From Global Crisis to Economic Growth, Which Way to Take?, Faculty of Economics Belgrade, 20.9.-22.9., Serbia.
Mladen Stamenković and Dejan Trifunović, (2012): ”p-Beauty Contest” with Differently
Informed Players: An Experimental Study, ISSES, September 9-12, Lisbon, Portugal.
Dejan Trifunović and Bojan Ristić, (2011): The Role of FDI in the Dynamics of Competitiveness of Serbian Economy, Eurasia Business and Economics Society, June 1-3, Istanbul, Turkey.
2005-2010 – Ministry of Science of Serbia: Development of Financial Markets in Serbia.
2010-2015 – Ministry of Science of Serbia: Risks of Financial Markets and Institutions in Serbia- Microeconomic and Macroeconomic Approach