The Ph.D. dissertation consists of three essays on the role and effects of advertising. Chapter 2, “Optimizing Online Sales using Targeted Advertising”, studies how reallocating advertising budgets can increase online sales. Chapter 3, “Advertising as a Reminder: Evidence from the Dutch State Lottery”, studies the dynamic effects of advertising. The central idea is that advertisements can also remind consumers to buy. Chapter 4, “Advertising Match Values and Viewership Demand”, characterizes the heterogeneous responses of consumers to the advertisement and show how the broadcaster could improve its profit by re-ordering different types of advertisements.
|Qualification||Doctor of Philosophy|
|Award date||30 Oct 2018|
|Place of Publication||Tilburg|
|Print ISBNs||978 90 5668 571 3|
|Publication status||Published - 2018|