Dr Luca Colombo

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Associate Professor In Economics

Faculty

Faculty of Business and Law

Department

BL Deakin Business School

Campus

Melbourne Burwood Campus

Qualifications

Bachelor of Arts (Economics), University of Bologna, 1999
Master of Philosophy, Toulouse School of Economics, 2001
Doctor of Philosophy (Economics), University of Pavia, 2003

Contact

luca.colombo@deakin.edu.au
+61 3 924 68290

Biography

Luca Colombo is an Associate Professor in Economics in the Department of Economics at Deakin University. His research interests are in Microeconomics (in particular dynamic games and applications). His research has been published in top academic journals, including Journal of Economic Theory, Journal of Mathematical Economics, Journal of Public Economics, Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control and European Journal of Operational Research.

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Research interests

Applied Game Theory

Industrial Organization

Public Economics

Natural Resource Economics

Teaching interests

Microeconomics

Game Theory

Mathematical Economics

Units taught

MAE301 Microeconomic Theory and Policy

Professional activities

Projects

Current Research Projects

Dynamic oligopoly with reference-price effects

Stackelberg vs Cournot: A differential game approach

Publications

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2015

On the Markovian efficiency of Bertrand and Cournot equilibria

Dr Luca Colombo, Paola Labrecciosa

(2015), Vol. 155, pp. 332-358, Journal of Economic Theory, Brugge, Belgium, C1

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2013

How should commodities be taxed? A supergame-theoretic analysis

Dr Luca Colombo, Paola Labrecciosa

(2013), Vol. 97, pp. 196-205, Journal of public economics, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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Oligopoly exploitation of a private property productive asset

Dr Luca Colombo, Paola Labrecciosa

(2013), Vol. 37, pp. 838-853, Journal of economic dynamics and control, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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On the convergence to the Cournot equilibrium in a productive asset oligopoly

Dr Luca Colombo, Paola Labrecciosa

(2013), Vol. 49, pp. 441-445, Journal of Mathematical Economics, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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2012

A note on pricing with risk aversion

Dr Luca Colombo, Paola Labrecciosa

(2012), Vol. 216, pp. 252-254, European journal of operational research, Amsterdam, Netherlands, C1

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Inter-firm knowledge diffusion, market power, and welfare

Dr Luca Colombo, Paola Labrecciosa

(2012), Vol. 22, pp. 1009-1027, Journal of evolutionary economics, Heidelberg, Germany, C1

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2010

Technology uncertainty and market collusion

Paola Labrecciosa, Dr Luca Colombo

(2010), Vol. 10, pp. 1-15, The B.E. journal of economic analysis & policy, Berkeley, Calif., C1

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2009

Endogenous transportation technology in a cournot differential game with intraindustry trade

Dr Luca Colombo, Luca Lambertini, Andrea Mantovani

(2009), Vol. 21, pp. 133-139, Japan and the world economy, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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2008

When stackelberg and cournot equilibria coincide

Dr Luca Colombo, Paola Labrecciosa

(2008), Vol. 8, pp. 1-5, The B.E. journal of theoretical economics, Berkeley, CA, C1-1

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2007

Sustaining collusion under economic integration

Dr Luca Colombo, Paola Labrecciosa

(2007), Vol. 15, pp. 905-915, Review of international economics, Oxford, England, C1-1

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2006

Optimal punishments with detection lags

Dr Luca Colombo, Paola Labrecciosa

(2006), Vol. 92, pp. 198-201, Economics letters, Amsterdam, Netherlands, C1-1

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The suboptimality of optimal punishments in Counot supergames

Dr Luca Colombo, Paola Labrecciosa

(2006), Vol. 90, pp. 116-121, Economics letters, Amsterdam, Netherlands, C1-1

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2003

Dynamic advertising under vertical product differentiation

Dr Luca Colombo, Luca Lambertini

(2003), Vol. 119, pp. 261-280, Journal of optimization theory and applications, New York, N.Y., C1-1

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