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

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

Contact

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

Biography

Dr Luca Colombo is an Associate Professor in Economics in the Department of Economics in Deakin Business School. Luca's 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 Environmental Economics and Management, Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control and European Journal of Operational Research.

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Research interests

  • Applied Game Theory
  • Industrial Organization
  • Natural Resource Economics

Teaching interests

  • Microeconomics
  • Game Theory
  • Mathematical Economics

Units taught

  • MAE301 - Choice, Strategies, and Dilemmas

Professional activities

Awards

  • Award for Excellence in Research, School of Accounting, Economics, and Finance, Deakin University, 2013.

Projects

"Dynamic Oligopoly Pricing with Reference-Price Effects", joint with Paola Labrecciosa, accepted for publication at European Journal of Operational Research

Publications

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2019

Stackelberg versus Cournot: a differential game approach

L Colombo, Paola Labrecciosa

(2019), Vol. 101, pp. 239-261, Journal of economic dynamics and control, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal article
2018

Differential games in industrial organization

L Colombo, P Labrecciosa

(2018), pp. 779-825, Handbook of dynamic game theory, Cham, Switzerland, B1

book chapter

Consumer surplus-enhancing cooperation in a natural resource oligopoly

L Colombo, Paola Labrecciosa

(2018), Vol. 92, pp. 185-193, Journal of environmental economics and management, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal article
2017

Differential games in industrial organization

L Colombo, P Labrecciosa

(2017), pp. 1-46, Handbook of dynamic game theory, Cham, Switzerland, B1

book chapter
2015

On the Markovian efficiency of Bertrand and Cournot equilibria

L Colombo, P Labrecciosa

(2015), Vol. 155, pp. 332-358, Journal of economic theory, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal article
2013

How should commodities be taxed? A supergame-theoretic analysis

L Colombo, P Labrecciosa

(2013), Vol. 97, pp. 196-205, Journal of Public Economics, C1

journal article

Oligopoly exploitation of a private property productive asset

L Colombo, P Labrecciosa

(2013), Vol. 37, pp. 838-853, Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, C1

journal article

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

L Colombo, P Labrecciosa

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

journal article
2012

A note on pricing with risk aversion

L Colombo, P Labrecciosa

(2012), Vol. 216, pp. 252-254, European Journal of Operational Research, C1

journal article

Inter-firm knowledge diffusion, market power, and welfare

L Colombo, P Labrecciosa

(2012), Vol. 22, pp. 1009-1027, Journal of Evolutionary Economics, C1

journal article
2010

Technology uncertainty and market collusion

P Labrecciosa, L Colombo

(2010), Vol. 10, B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis and Policy, C1

journal article
2009

Endogenous transportation technology in a Cournot differential game with intraindustry trade

L Colombo, L Lambertini, A Mantovani

(2009), Vol. 21, pp. 133-139, Japan and the World Economy, C1-1

journal article
2008

When stackelberg and cournot equilibria coincide

L Colombo, P Labrecciosa

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

journal article
2007

Sustaining collusion under economic integration

L Colombo, P Labrecciosa

(2007), Vol. 15, pp. 905-915, Review of International Economics, C1-1

journal article
2006

The suboptimality of optimal punishments in Cournot supergames

L Colombo, P Labrecciosa

(2006), Vol. 90, pp. 116-121, Economics Letters, C1-1

journal article

Optimal punishments with detection lags

L Colombo, P Labrecciosa

(2006), Vol. 92, pp. 198-201, Economics Letters, C1-1

journal article
2003

Dynamic advertising under vertical product differentiation

L Colombo, L Lambertini

(2003), Vol. 119, pp. 261-280, Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications, C1-1

journal article

Funded Projects at Deakin

No Funded Projects at Deakin found

Supervisions

Associate Supervisor
2014

Pablo Jimenez Ayora

Thesis entitled: Essays on Political and Development Economics

Doctor of Philosophy, School of Accounting, Economics & Finance