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Luciano I. de Castro is an Assistant Professor of Managerial Economics and Decision Sciences. He joined the faculty at the Kellogg School of Management in 2010. He holds a PhD in Mathematical Economics from IMPA. His research interests include auction theory, decision theory and economic theory and energy markets. Professor de Castro is currently working on statistical dependence in auctions and models of decision theory with exchangeability.

Areas of Expertise
Economic Theory
Economics of Uncertainty
Equilibrium
Game Theory
Information Economics
Mechanism Design
Microeconomics
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Education
1995, Electronic Engineer, ITA (Aeronautics Technological Institute)
PhD, 2004, Mathematical Economics, IMPA
Master in Sciences, 2001, Mathematical Economics, IMPA
MBA, 1999, Getulio Vargas Foundation

Academic Positions
Assistant Professor, Managerial Economics and Decision Sciences, Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University, 2010-present
Visiting Assistant Professor, Managerial Economics and Decision Sciences, Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University, 2008-2010
Assistant Professor, Univ. of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2007-2008
Visiting Professor, Univ. Carlos III de Madrid, 2005-2007
Post-doc researcher, IMPA, 2004-2005

Grants and Awards
Haralambos Simeonidis Prize, National Association of Economic Schools
Institutional Capacitation Program Research Grant, Ministry of Science and Technology
Booster Award, Initiative for Sustainability and Energy at Northwestern (ISEN), 2013, one year
First Place, Economic Theory Best Paper, Brazilian Econometric Society, 2012, one year

Editorial Positions
Associate Editor, Economic Theory, 2010-Present

 
Print Research
Research Interests
Game theory; Economic theory; Decision theory


 
Print Teaching
Teaching Interests
Competitive Strategy; Microeconomics