People

Dr Luis Vasconcelos

Senior Lecturer
Department of Economics
Dr Luis Vasconcelos
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  • Location

    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

Previous supervision

Kai Zhang
Kai Zhang
Degree subject: Economics
Degree type: Master of Research
Awarded date: 8/7/2019
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)

Mukherjee, A. and Vasconcelos, L., (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

Location:

Colchester Campus

Academic support hours:

Thursday, 11:00-13:00.