Fernando Branco

Full Professor
Fernando Branco, Full Professor and Coordinator of the PhD Initiative. Holds a PhD in Economics (MIT, USA) and an undergraduate degree in Economics (UCP). Prior to his current position he was Vice Rector of the University (2004-2006), the Dean of CATÓLICA-LISBON (2001-2004) and Director of the Center for Applied Studies of CATÓLICA-LISBON (1998-2001). Most of his research has been done on auction theory and economics of regulation. His current research interests are related to dynamic game theoretical models that endogeneize the order of moves.
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Too much information? Information provision and search costs

Branco, F., Sun, M. & Miguel Villas-Boas, J., Marketing Science, 2016
CATÓLICA-LISBON Researcher(s): Fernando Branco
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Competitive Vices

Villas-Boas, M., Journal of Marketing Research, 52(6): 801-816, 2015
CATÓLICA-LISBON Researcher(s): Fernando Branco
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Optimal search for product information

Branco, F., Sun, M. & Villas-Boas, J.M., Management Science, 2012
CATÓLICA-LISBON Researcher(s): Fernando Branco
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Procurement favouritism and technology adoption

Branco, F., European Economic Review, 2002
CATÓLICA-LISBON Researcher(s): Fernando Branco
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On the superiority of the multiple round ascending bid auction

Branco, F., Economics Letters, 2001
CATÓLICA-LISBON Researcher(s): Fernando Branco
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Sequential auctions with synergies: An example

Branco, F., Economics Letters, 1997
CATÓLICA-LISBON Researcher(s): Fernando Branco
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The design of multidimensional auctions

Branco, F., RAND Journal of Economics, 1997
CATÓLICA-LISBON Researcher(s): Fernando Branco
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Common value auctions with independent types

Branco, F., Review of Economic Design, 1996
CATÓLICA-LISBON Researcher(s): Fernando Branco
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Multiple unit auctions of an indivisible good

Branco, F., Economic Theory, 1996
CATÓLICA-LISBON Researcher(s): Fernando Branco
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Auctioning incentive contracts: The common cost, independent types case

Branco, F., Journal of Regulatory Economics, 1995
CATÓLICA-LISBON Researcher(s): Fernando Branco
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Favoring domestic firms in procurement contracts

Branco, F., Journal of International Economics, 1994
CATÓLICA-LISBON Researcher(s): Fernando Branco