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Dr. Soren Tang Sorensen

Associate Director

Contact

London
Tel: +44 7775 018622
Fax: +44 20 7659 8501

Email: soren.sorensen@nera.com
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Education

PhD in economics, University of Aarhus, Denmark
Cand.Oecon, University of Aarhus, Denmark
MSc in economics, University of Southampton, England
BA in economics, University of Aarhus, Denmark

Experience

Dr. Soren Sorensen is an Associate Director in NERA's Auction Group with more than 10 years' consulting experience, whose work spans spectrum auctions in more than 25 countries, and includes auction design and auction implementation for regulators as well as advice on bidding strategies for mobile operators. Dr. Sorensen has extensive experience with advising mobile operators in combinatorial clock auctions (CCA), and has also advised bidders on simultaneous multiple round auctions (SMRA), clock auctions, sealed bid auctions and various hybrid auction formats. During the majority of these projects, Dr. Sorensen has provided on-site strategy support during the auctions. He has also developed software tools for analyzing bidding behaviour, including efficient algorithms for determining winners and prices in combinatorial clock auctions.

Alongside his work on spectrum auctions, Dr. Sorensen has advised clients on auction design and auction strategy in diverse markets such as natural gas, electricity, terrestrial TV broadcasting licences, airport slots, water abstractions rights, rough diamonds, and flue ventilation systems.

Dr. Sorensen holds a PhD in economics from the University of Aarhus, Denmark, where he specialized in microeconomics, game theory, and auction design. Dr. Sorensen has published part of his PhD thesis in Economics Letters and is a frequent speaker at industry conferences.

Languages

Danish

Title Type Author
Strategic Bidding in Combinatorial Clock Auctions – A Bidder Perspective Book By Richard Marsden and Dr. Soren Tang Sorensen
NERA Report on Strategic Bidding in Combinatorial Clock Auctions Regulatory Filing Richard Marsden and Soren Tang Sorensen
Sequential Auctions for Stochastically Equivalent Complementary Objects Published Article By Dr. Soren Tang Sorensen
The Google IPO Auction: Bidding Strategies for Institutional Investors Brief By Dr. Soren Tang Sorensen with former NERA Associate Director Dr. Philip Kalmus
Study to Assess the Effects of Different Slot Allocation Schemes Study By Dr. Soren Sorensen et al.
Comments on the Presentation of Mason Communications to the BFWA Consultative Group o... Report By Dr. Soren Tang Sorensen with former NERA Associate Director Dr. Philip Kalmus
Optimal Sequential Auctions for Complements Working Paper By Dr. Soren Tang Sorensen