Research Staff

Áureo de Paula

University College London

Aureo is a Professor of Economics at University College London and joined the Centre for Microdata Methods and Practice (cemmap) in 2011.  He is a Research Fellow with the IFS and CEPR, a Research Affiliate with the Population Studies Centre (University of Pennsylvania), a member of the  Inequality: Measurement, Interpretation, and Policy network of the Human Capital and Economic Opportunity Global Working Group (HCEO), a 25th LACEA Anniversary Associate, and a Fellow with the Centre for Econometrics and Microdata Practice (CEMP).  He is a Fellow of the Econometric Society.  His main fields of interest are micro econometrics and applied microeconomics.

Selected Publications

Testable implications of multiple equilibria in discrete games with correlated types

We study testable implications of multiple equilibria in discrete games with incomplete information. Unlike de Paula […]

Áureo de Paula, Xun Tang
2 December 2020 | CWP56/20
Econometric Models of Network Formation

This article provides a selective review on the recent literature on econometric models of network formation. […]

Áureo de Paula
22 January 2020 | CWP4/20
The Informativeness of Estimation Moments

This paper introduces measures for how each moment contributes to the precision of parameter estimates in […]

Bo E. Honoré, Thomas Jorgensen, Áureo de Paula
9 January 2020 | CWP3/20

Previous version

Identifying network ties from panel data: theory and an application to tax competition

We present results on the identification of social networks from observational panel data that contains no […]

Áureo de Paula, Imran Rasul, Pedro CL Souza
21 October 2019 | CWP55/19

Previous version

Recovering social networks from panel data: identification, simulations and an application
Áureo de Paula, Imran Rasul, Pedro CL Souza
8 October 2018 | CWP58/18
Sensitivity of Estimation Precision to Moments with an Application to a Model of Joint Retirement Planning of Couples

This paper introduces measures for how each moment contributes to the precision of the parameter estimates […]

Bo E. Honoré, Thomas Jorgensen, Áureo de Paula
5 July 2019 | CWP36/19

Latest version

The Informativeness of Estimation Moments
Bo E. Honoré, Thomas Jorgensen, Áureo de Paula
9 January 2020 | CWP3/20
Recovering social networks from panel data: identification, simulations and an application

It is almost self-evident that social interactions can determine economic behavior and outcomes. Yet, information on […]

Áureo de Paula, Imran Rasul, Pedro CL Souza
8 October 2018 | CWP58/18

Latest version

Identifying network ties from panel data: theory and an application to tax competition
Áureo de Paula, Imran Rasul, Pedro CL Souza
21 October 2019 | CWP55/19

Previous version

Recovering social networks from panel data: identification, simulations and an application
Áureo de Paula, Imran Rasul, Pedro CL Souza
2 March 2018 | CWP17/18
Recovering social networks from panel data: identification, simulations and an application

It is almost self-evident that social interactions can determine economic behavior and outcomes. Yet, information on […]

Áureo de Paula, Imran Rasul, Pedro CL Souza
2 March 2018 | CWP17/18

Latest version

Recovering social networks from panel data: identification, simulations and an application
Áureo de Paula, Imran Rasul, Pedro CL Souza
8 October 2018 | CWP58/18
Identifying preferences in networks with bounded degree

This paper provides a framework for identifying preferences in a large network where links are pairwise […]

Áureo de Paula, Seth Richards-Shubik, Elie Tamer
10 August 2017 | CWP35/17

Previous version

Identifying preferences in networks with bounded degree
Áureo de Paula, Seth Richards-Shubik, Elie Tamer
16 December 2016 | CWP54/16
Identification and Estimation of Preference Distributions when Voters are Ideological

This article studies the non-parametric identification and estimation of voters’ preferences when voters are ideological. We […]

Antonio Merlo, Áureo de Paula
1 July 2017 | Journal Article
Identifying preferences in networks with bounded degree

This paper provides a framework for identifying preferences in a large network where links are pairwise […]

Áureo de Paula, Seth Richards-Shubik, Elie Tamer
16 December 2016 | CWP54/16

Latest version

Identifying preferences in networks with bounded degree
Áureo de Paula, Seth Richards-Shubik, Elie Tamer
10 August 2017 | CWP35/17

Previous version

Identification of preferences in network formation games
Áureo de Paula, Seth Richards-Shubik, Elie Tamer
24 June 2015 | CWP29/15