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

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

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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

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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

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Identifying preferences in networks with bounded degree
Áureo de Paula, Seth Richards-Shubik, Elie Tamer
16 December 2016 | CWP54/16
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
A new model for interdependent durations with an application to joint retirement

This paper introduces a bivariate version of the generalized accelerated failure time model. It allows for […]

Bo E. Honoré, Áureo de Paula
17 February 2016 | CWP07/16

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Interdependent durations in joint retirement
Bo E. Honoré, Áureo de Paula
6 March 2014 | CWP08/14
Econometrics of network models

In this article I provide a (selective) review of the recent econometric literature on networks. I […]

Áureo de Paula
29 January 2016 | CWP06/16

Previous version

Econometrics of network models
Áureo de Paula
7 September 2015 | CWP52/15