Douglas Silveira

Postdoctoral Fellow, Faculty of Arts - Economics Dept


Postdoctoral Fellow, Faculty of Arts - Economics Dept


Area of Study / Keywords

Industrial Organization Competition Policy Cartel Screening Game Theory Agent-based Models


I use Game Theory, Agent-based Models, Time Series Econometrics, and Machine Learning Techniques to study Industrial Organization and Regulation topics. In particular, I study firms' strategic behavior, market power analysis, and cartel detection in different economic sectors.


The Impacts of Interest Rates on Banks’ Loan Portfolio Risk-taking

Author(s): Luiz F.S.Adão, Douglas Silveira, Regis A. Ely, Daniel O. Cajueiro
Publication Date: 8/31/2022
Publication: Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control
Volume: 144
Issue: 104521
DOI: 10.1016/j.jedc.2022.104521
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Won't Get Fooled Again: A Supervised Machine Learning Approach for Screening Gasoline Cartels

Author(s): Douglas Silveira, Silvinha Vasconcelos, Marcelo Resende, and Daniel O. Cajueiro
Publication Date: 1/3/2022
Publication: Energy Economics
Volume: 105
Issue: 105711
DOI: 10.1016/j.eneco.2021.105711
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Do Antidumping Measures Increase Market Power? Evidence From Latin American Countries

Author(s): Lucas Lourenco, Douglas Silveira, Glauco Oliveira, and Claudio Vasconcelos
Publication Date: 10/10/2021
Publication: The International Trade Journal
DOI: 10.1080/08853908.2021.1992320
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Cartel Screening in the Brazilian Fuel Retail Market

Author(s): Douglas Silveira, Silvinha Vasconcelos, Paula Bogossian, and Joaquim Neto
Publication Date: 4/3/2021
Publication: EconomiA
DOI: 10.1016/j.econ.2021.01.001
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Essays on Duopoly Competition with Asymmetric Firms: Is Profit Maximization Always an Evolutionary Stable Strategy?

Author(s): Douglas Silveira and Silvinha Vasconcelos
Publication Date: 7/15/2020
Publication: International Journal of Production Economics
Volume: 225
Issue: 107592
DOI: 10.1016/j.ijpe.2019.107592
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The Brexit Game: Uncertainty and Location Decision

Author(s): Douglas Silveira, Izak Silva, Silvinha Vasconcelos, and Fernando Perobelli
Publication Date: 5/26/2020
Publication: Papers in Regional Science
Volume: 99
Issue: 6
DOI: 10.1111/pirs.12550
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Modelling the Location Choice: Evidence From an Evolutionary Game Based on Regional Input–Output Analysis

Author(s): Ademir Rocha, Douglas Silveira, Fernando Perobelli, and Silvinha Vasconcelos
Publication Date: 6/27/2019
Publication: Regional Studies
Volume: 53
Issue: 12
DOI: 10.1080/00343404.2019.1619922
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