Teses apresentadas e aprovadas no curso de Doutorado Acadêmico em Economia de empresas da Escola de Economia de São Paulo.

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    • Essays on fiscal policy and public debt 

      Diniz, André Sander (2017-11-28)
      This thesis is composed of three essays related to fiscal policy and public debt. The first chapter analyses quantitatively the relevance of different fiscal policy responses to a debt restructuring episode, taking into ...
    • Transparência na política monetária: teoria, empírico e projeção 

      Lima, Daniela Cunha de (2017-10-02)
      Over the last few years we have seen a huge evolution in the way central banks communicate around the World. Besides providing information to all, transparency allows agents to coordinate and is considered important in the ...
    • Three essays on vocational education in Brazil 

      Soares, Sammara Cavalcanti (2017-07-29)
      O ensino profissionalizante vem sendo apontado cada vez mais como uma solução alternativa no combate ao desemprego juvenil, especialmente àqueles que saem da escola direto para o mercado de trabalho. As evidências empíricas, ...
    • Essays in econometric theory 

      Casalecchi, Alessandro Ribeiro de Carvalho (2017-05-25)
      Os dois artigos desta tese, os capítulos 2 e 3, referem-se a testes de hipótese mas têm focos diferentes. O capítulo 2, intitulado "Improvements for external validity tests in fuzzy regression discontinuity designs," ...
    • Ensaios em economia da educação 

      Camargo, Juliana (2017-05-22)
      The aim of this study is to provide rigorous evidence of the impact of a brazilian vocational education and training program on its beneficiaries. For this, we took advantage of the selection criteria for the program, in ...
    • Ensaios em economia industrial e comportamental 

      Lucatelli, Hugo de Andrade (2017-05-23)
      Paper I – The paper shows that in bundle markets, when a monopolist faces sizeable constraints on supply capacity, implementing a two-part tariff is the optimal strategy for the firm. This contractual design allows the ...
    • Three essays on the economics of crime 

      Masiero, Ilaria (2017-05-19)
      Prevention is commonly recognized as the best way to go in the fight against delinquency. Yet, working out sound policies is an extremely challenging task. The first two essays in this thesis contribute to the pursuit of ...
    • Coordination failures in business cycles 

      Machado, Caio Henrique (2017-05-11)
      Coordination failures are often said to play an important role in business cycles. If agents’ incentives of taking a given action depend on the amount of other agents expected to take the same action, coordination failures ...
    • Impactos econômicos e financeiros de notícias 

      Azevedo, Luis Fernando Pereira (2017-04-18)
      Devido à crescente evolução tecnológica das últimas décadas, eventos locais, econômicos ou não, são divulgados de forma praticamente instantânea de forma global. Muitos destes eventos têm o poder de influenciar os preços ...
    • Essays on forward-looking indicators and the yield curve 

      Vieira, Fausto José Araújo (2017-04-19)
      This thesis presents three chapters about forward-looking indicators. In the first two chapters, we propose a factor augmented VAR that combines Nelson and Siegel yield curve factors and principal components extracted from ...
    • Três ensaios em regulação e organização industrial 

      Fetter, Seiji Kumon (2016-09-12)
      This thesis studies three topics on the effects of regulation and policies on prices, quality and sustainability. The first chapter analyses the incentives that fuel stations have as they choose whether to supply a low-quality ...
    • Essays on political economy and institutions 

      Stein, Guilherme (2016-08-19)
      This thesis presents two theoretical models. The first shows how the cost of doing business associated with red tape arises as a response to institutional failure, namely, a failure of the legal system. It shows that, when ...
    • Long-term asset allocation based on stochastic multistage multi-objective portfolio optimization 

      Chagas, Guido Marcelo Borma (2016-08-19)
      Multi-Period Stochastic Programming (MSP) offers an appealing approach to identity optimal portfolios, particularly over longer investment horizons, because it is inherently suited to handle uncertainty. Moreover, it ...
    • Eletrificação rural: um estudo sobre o Programa Luz para Todos 

      Zimmermann, Beatrice Aline (2016-08-19)
      The recent focus on the importance of infrastructure to growth and economic development combined with the importance given to the issue of poverty and its reduction have been causing discussions on rural electrification ...
    • Essays on trade and innovation 

      Santana, Synthia Kariny Silva de (2016-07-29)
      The wide availability of data at the firm level in the past twenty years has opened a new range of opportunities for testing important economic theories. In this thesis we aim to explore the complementarity between ...
    • Essays on coordination problems in economics 

      Pereira, Ana Elisa Gonçalves (2016-06-24)
      There are several economic situations in which an agent’s willingness to take a given action is increasing in the amount of other agents who are expected to do the same. These kind of strategic complementarities often lead ...
    • Essays on economics of marriage 

      Marçal, Lorena Hakak (2016-06-20)
      Society has changed in the past decades raising questions to be asked by social scientists and their impacts on family units. In this thesis we aim to analyze how agents’ decisions on marriage and education can be ...
    • Flexible information acquisition and optimal Tobin tax in tractable dynamic global games 

      Barbosa, Rodrigo dos Santos (2016-05-17)
      My dissertation focuses on dynamic aspects of coordination processes such as reversibility of early actions, option to delay decisions, and learning of the environment from the observation of other people’s actions. This ...
    • Human resource policies in public education: empirical evidences for Brazil 

      Camelo, Rafael de Sousa (2016-05-12)
      This thesis brings three empirical exercises on human resources issues in Brazilian public schools, taking advantage of a large policy implemented in São Paulo state school system. This policy raises the wages for teachers ...
    • Essays on cartels and market distortions 

      Merenstein, Stefania Grezzana (2016-05-13)
      This dissertation is a conjunction of three essays on the Industrial Organization field, this empirical work is applied to the Brazilian retail gasoline market. The first essay investigates the existence of spillover effects ...