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Scholarly Interest Report
Antonio Merlo
George A. Peterkin Professor of Economics
  • Ph.D. Economics (1992) New York University, New York, NY
  • Laurea Economics (1987) Bocconi University, Milan, Italy
Primary Department
   Department of Economics
Selected Publications
 Refereed articles

Andrea Mattozzi, Antonio Merlo "Mediocracy." Journal of Public Economics, 130: 32-44.


Antonio Merlo, Francois Ortalo-Magne, John Rust "The Home Selling Problem: Theory and Evidence." International Economic Review, 56: 457-488.


Antonio Merlo, Kenneth Wolpin "The Transition from School to Jail: Youth Crime and High School Completion among Black Males." European Economic Review, 79: 234-251.


Antonio Merlo, Xun Tang "New Results on the Identification of Stochastic Bargaining Models." Journal of EconometricsSubmitted


Hulya Eraslan, Antonio Merlo "Some Unpleasant Bargaining Arithmetic?." Journal of Economic TheorySubmitted


Antonio Merlo, Aureo de Paula "Identification and Estimation of Preference Distributions when Voters are Ideological." Review of Economic StudiesIn Revision

 Invited Talks

"Institute for New Economic Thinking at Cambridge University." (11/26/2014)

 Keynote Speaker

"Pareto Lecture in Economics and Social Sciences." (06/10/2014)

Awards, Prizes, & Fellowships
 Peden Senior Fellow, Trinity College, Cambridge University