People

Dr Luis Vasconcelos

Senior Lecturer
Department of Economics
Dr Luis Vasconcelos
  • Email

  • Telephone

    +44 (0) 1206 872725

  • Location

    5B.342, Colchester Campus

  • Academic support hours

    Thursday, 11:00-13:00.

Profile

Qualifications

  • PhD Economics Northwestern University,

  • BSc Economics Universidade Nova de Lisboa,

Appointments

University of Essex

  • Director of the PhD programme in Economics, University of Essex (2013 - 2014)

  • Director of Research Training and Deputy to the Dean of Postgraduate Research and Education, University of Essex (2014 - 2017)

Research and professional activities

Research interests

Contract Theory

Open to supervise

Industrial Organization

Open to supervise

Organizational Economics

Open to supervise

Teaching and supervision

Current teaching responsibilities

  • Game Theory and Applications (EC943)

Previous supervision

Zeina Alsharkas
Zeina Alsharkas
Thesis title: Leniency Programmes, Competition and Innovation
Degree subject: Economics
Degree type: Doctor of Philosophy
Awarded date: 5/6/2018
Kai Zhang
Kai Zhang
Degree subject: Occasional Study: Economics (Research)
Degree type: Occasional Postgraduate Study
Awarded date: 22/7/2017
Pedro Esteves
Pedro Esteves
Thesis title: Three Essays on Applied Microeconomic Theory
Degree subject: Economics
Degree type: Doctor of Philosophy
Awarded date: 21/11/2014

Publications

Journal articles (9)

Vasconcelos, LI. and Mukherjee, A., (2018). On the trade-off between efficiency in job assignment and turnover: the role of breakup fees. Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization. 43 (2), 230-271

Vasconcelos, L., (2017). A Signaling-Based Theory of Contractual Commitment to Relationships. European Economic Review. 93, 123-138

Piccolo, S., Puopolo, GW. and Vasconcelos, LI., (2016). Non-Exclusive Financial Advice. Review of Finance. 20 (6), 2079-2123

Vasconcelos, LI., (2014). Contractual signaling, relationship-specific investment and exclusive agreements. Games and Economic Behavior. 87 (C), 19-33

Roger, G. and Vasconcelos, LI., (2014). Platform Pricing Structure and Moral Hazard. Journal of Economics & Management Strategy. 23 (3), 527-547

Mukherjee, A. and Vasconcelos, L., (2012). Star Wars: Exclusive Talent and Collusive Outcomes in Labor Markets. Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization. 28 (4), 754-782

Abramitzky, R., Delavande, A. and Vasconcelos, L., (2011). Marrying Up: The Role of Sex Ratio in Assortative Matching. American Economic Journal: Applied Economics. 3 (3), 124-157

Mukherjee, A. and Vasconcelos, L., (2011). Optimal job design in the presence of implicit contracts. The RAND Journal of Economics. 42 (1), 44-69

Costa, LA. and Vasconcelos, LI., (2008). Share the Fame or Share the Blame? The Reputational Implications of Partnerships. Journal of Economics & Management Strategy. 19 (2), 259-301

Reports and Papers (2)

Wang, T. and Vasconcelos, L., Simultaneous Reporting of Credit Ratings

Abramitzky, R., Delavande, A. and Vasconcelos, LI., (2010). Marrying Up: The Role of Sex Ratio in Assortative Matching

Contact

lvasco@essex.ac.uk
+44 (0) 1206 872725

Location:

5B.342, Colchester Campus

Academic support hours:

Thursday, 11:00-13:00.