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Pablo F. Beker

       
  Department of Economics Telephone:  
  University of Warwick Fax: +44 (0) 24 7652 3032  
  Coventry, CV4 7AL, UK E-mail: Pablo.Beker@warwick.ac.uk  
  Citizenship: British    
       

Current Position

 
bullet1.gif Associate Professor of Economics, University of Warwick, UK, September 2008 - Present.

Previous Positions

 
bullet1.gif Assistant Professor of Economics, University of Warwick, UK, September 2007- August 2008.
bullet1.gif Assistant Professor of Economics. Universidad de Alicante, Spain, October 2001- August 2007.
bullet1.gif Visiting Assistant Professor of Economics. Cornell University, USA, August 2006- December 2006.

Degrees

 
bullet1.gif Ph.D. in Economics. Cornell University, January 2002.
bullet1.gif M.A. in Economics. Cornell University, May 2000.
bullet1.gif B.A. in Economics. Universidad de Buenos Aires, December 1994.

Dissertation

 
bullet1.gif Title: Productive Efficiency and The Growth of Firms.
bullet1.gif Chairperson: Prof. David Easley.

Research Fields

 
bullet1.gif Economic Theory.
bullet1.gif Asset Pricing
bullet1.gif Industry Dynamics

Publications

 

bullet1.gif The Dynamic of Bidding Markets with Financial Constraints 
By Pablo F. Beker and Ángel Hernando Veciana
Journal of Economic Theory, 155 (2015), 234-261.
 
 bullet1.gif The Dynamics of Efficient Asset Trading with Heterogeneous Beliefs.
By Pablo F. Beker and Emilio Espino.
Journal of Economic Theory, 146 (2011), 189 - 229.
 
bullet1.gif Consumption Dynamics in General Equilibrium: A Characterization when Markets are Incomplete.
By Pablo F. Beker and Subir K. Chattopadhyay.
Journal of Economic Theory, 145 (2010), 2133 - 2185.
 
bullet1.gif Retained Earnings Dynamic, Internal Promotions and Walrasian Equilibrium.
By Pablo F. Beker
Journal of Economic Theory, 139 (2008), 114-156.
 
bullet1.gif Are Inefficient Entrepreneurs Driven Out of the Market?
By Pablo F. Beker
Journal of Economic Theory, 114 (2004), 329-344.

Working Papers

 
bullet1.gif Market Selection and Payout Policy under Majority Rule
By Pablo F. Beker
The Warwick Economics Research Paper Series no. 814.

bullet1.gif Persistent Markups in Bidding Markets with Financial Constraints 
By Pablo F. Beker and Ángel Hernando Veciana
Universidad Carlos III de Madrid. Departamento de Economía. Economic series. Working papers, Vol.2011 (No.33).
 
bullet1.gif Short-Term Momentum and Long-Term Reversal in General Equilibrium
By Pablo F. Beker and Emilio Espino

bullet1.gif Too Good to be True: Asset Pricing Implications of Pessimism.
By Pablo F. Beker and Emilio Espino

Work in Progress

 
bullet1.gif The Social Value of Information with Mandatory Savings 
By Pablo F. Beker and Conrados Lopez-Cuevas
 
bullet1.gif The Evolution of Bargaining Powers Across Industries.
By Pablo F. Beker and Ani Guerdjikova

Invited Presentations

2017

bullet1.gif Newcastle University Business School, UK, May

2016

bullet1.gifTHEMA, Université de Cergy-Pontoise, France, May
2015 bullet1.gifUniversity of Glasgow, UK, October.

2014

bullet1.gifUniversity of Pireus, Greece, May.

2013

bullet1.gifUniversity of St. Andrews, UK, October.

2012

bullet1.gifBirbeck College, UK, February.

2011

bullet1.gifTilburg University, Nederlands, October.
bullet1.gifTHEMA, Université de Cergy-Pontoise, France, April.

2009

bullet1.gifXXV Latin American Meeting of the Econometric Society, Buenos Aires. October.
bullet1.gif Carnegie-Mellon, Pittsburgh, USA, October.
bullet1.gif UCD, Ireland, March.

2008

bullet1.gif University of Manchester, UK, November.
bullet1.gif University of Cambridge, UK, February.

2007

bullet1.gif Universidad Torcuato Di Tella, Argentina, August.
bullet1.gif University of Warwick, UK, February.
bullet1.gif University of York, UK, Janurary.
bullet1.gif University of Exeter, UK, January.

2006

bullet1.gif Cornell University, USA, October.
bullet1.gif Universidad Torcuato Di Tella, Argentina, August.

2005

bullet1.gif Universidad Pompeu Fabra, Spain, October.
bullet1.gif Universidad de San Andrés, Argentina, August.
bullet1.gif Universidad Carlos III, Spain, May.

2004

bullet1.gif El Colegio de México, México, December.

2003

bullet1.gif Universidad Carlos III, Spain, June.

 

2002

bullet1.gif University of Zurich, Switzerland, November.
bullet1.gif Universidad de Alicante, Spain, November.
bullet1.gif Universidad de Valencia, Spain, October.
bullet1.gif First Brazilian Workshop of the Game Theory Society, Sao Paulo, Brazil, July.

2001

bullet1.gif National Academy of Economic Science, Argentina, December.
bullet1.gif Universidad de Alicante, Spain, February.
bullet1.gif University of Essex, England, February.
bullet1.gif University of Warwick, England, February.
bullet1.gif University of Southern California, USA, January.

2000

bullet1.gif Cornell University, USA, November.
bullet1.gif Cornell-PSU Macroeconomic Workshop, April.

Academic Visits

2016

bullet1.gif Université de Cergy-Pontoise, March-June.

2006

bullet1.gif Cornell University, USA, August - December.
bullet1.gif Universidad Torcuato Di Tella, Argentina, July - August.

2004

bullet1.gif El Colegio de México, México, November - December 2004

Conferences

 
bullet1.gif40th EARIE Conference, Evora, Portugal, September 2013.
bullet1.gif67th European Meeting of the Econometric Society, Gothenburg, Sweden, August 2013.
bullet1.gif12th SAET Conference on Current Trends in Economics, Brisbane, Australia, July 2012.
bullet1.gifNSF/NBER Math Econ/GE Conference, University of Iowa, October 2011.
bullet1.gifXX European Workshop on GE Theory, Baiona, Spain, June 2011.
bullet1.gifNSF/NBER/CEME Conference on General Equilibirium, NYU, November 2010.
bullet1.gifAsset Annual Meeting 2010, Universidad de Alicante, Spain, October 2010.
bullet1.gif 10th World Congress of the Econometric Society, Shanghai, August 2010.
bullet1.gif XIX European Workshop on GE Theory, Cracow, Poland, June 2010.
bullet1.gif Midwest Economic Theory Meetings at Penn State, USA, October 2009.
bullet1.gif 9th SAET Conference on Current Trends in Economics, Ischia, Italy, June 2009
bullet1.gif 18th European Workshop on General Equilibrium, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, June 2009.
bullet1.gif 63rd European Meeting of the Econometric Society, Milan, Italy, August 2008.
bullet1.gif North American Summer Meeting of the Economet. Society, Pittsburgh, USA, June 2008.
bullet1.gif 4th Annual CARESS-Cowles Conference on Equilibrium Theory and Its Applications, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA, April 2008.
bullet1.gif NBER Conference on General Equilibrium, Northwestern University, Chicago, USA, October 2007.
bullet1.gif 16th European Workshop on General Equilibrium, University of Warwick, June 2007.
bullet1.gif 2006 North American Summer Meeting of The Econometric Society. Minneapolis, USA, June 2006.
bullet1.gif Midwest Macro Meetings at University of Washington St. Louis, USA, May 2006.
bullet1.gif 7th SAET Conference on Current Trends in Economics, Baiona, Spain, June 2005
bullet1.gif 14th European Workshop on General Equilibrium, Zurich, Switzerland, May 2005.
bullet1.gif XIX Simposio de Análisis Económico at Unversidad de Navarra, Spain, December 2004.
bullet1.gif European Economic Association 2004 Annual Congress at Universidad Carlos III, Madrid, Spain, August 2004.
bullet1.gif International Economic Association 13th World Congresss, Lisbon, Portugal, September 2002.
bullet1.gif First Brazilian Workshop of the Game Theory Society, Sao Paulo, Brazil, July 2002.
bullet1.gif European Economic Association 2000 Annual Congress at the Free University of Bozen - Bolzano, Italy, August 2000.
bullet1.gif Midwest Mathematical Economics Conference at the University of Kentucky, USA, May 2000.

Research Grants

 
Project Director
bullet1.gif“Limited Enforceability of Loans, Differences of Opinions and Financial Markets Anomalies.” BA/Leverhulme Small Research Grant. September 2014/ August 2015.
bullet1.gif "El efecto de las restricciones financieras sobre el grado de concentración de los mercados organizados", Fundación Ramón Areces, 2006. Joint with Ángel Hernando-Veciana.
bullet1.gif "Market Selection and the Firm's Payout Policy." Research grant of the Instituto Valenciano de Investigaciones Económicas, 2004.
bullet1.gif "Market Selection, Internal Promotions and Industry Evolution." Research grant of the Instituto Valenciano de Investigaciones Económicas, 2003.
 
Member of the Project
bullet1.gif “Información e incentivos en procesos complejos de interacción económica”, MCYT Proyecto SEJ 2004-02172/ECON. Project director: Fernando Vega-Redondo, University of Alicante.
bullet1.gif "Redes sociales y procesos económicos," MCYT Proyecto BEC2001-0980. Project director: Fernando Vega-Redondo, University of Alicante.

Awards

 
bullet1.gif Outstanding Young Economist Submission to the European Economic Association Annual Congress. Awarded by the European Economic Association 2000 Program Committee for the paper "Do Entrepreneurs Who Own Efficient Technologies Accumulate More Wealth?" (Renamed as "Are Inefficient Entrepreneurs Driven Out of the Market?")
bullet1.gif Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award. Louis Walinsky Fund in Economics in Honor of Prof. H. J. Davenport, Cornell University, 1998-99.
bullet1.gif Sage Fellowship. Cornell University. Department of Economics, 1996-97 / 1999-00.
bullet1.gif Magna Cum Laude. First percentile in the College of Economic Sciences, University of Buenos Aires, 1994.
bullet1.gif Honorary mention in the El Cronista Prize. Awarded for research work by undergraduate students in Economics in Argentina, 1993.

Articles Refereed for

 
bullet1.gif American Economic Review
bullet1.gif Econometrica
bullet1.gif Journal of Economic Theory
bullet1.gif Economic Theory.
bullet1.gif Journal of Mathematical Economics.
bullet1.gif Journal of Economic Dynamic and Control.
bullet1.gifThe BE Journal of Theoretical Economics.
bullet1.gif International Economic Review.

Departamental Services

 
bullet1.gifMSc Admissions Tutor, Department of Economics, University of Warwick, 2013 - Present
bullet1.gifPh.D.-Admissions Tutor, Department of Economics, University of Warwick. 2008 - 2012.
bullet1.gifJoint Organizer of Economic Theory Workshop 2007/08 and 2008/09, University of Warwick.
bullet1.gifMember of the Junior Recruitment Committee, University of Warwick. 2008/09, 2011/12.
bullet1.gifJoint Organizer of the Workshop on Game Theory 2001-2003, University of Alicante.
bullet1.gifCoordinator and Organizer of the course “Microeconomía I” (2001/02-2002/03) and Coordinator of the course “Microeconomía Avanzada II” (2002/03-2004/05)

Dissertation Committees

 
bullet1.gif Antonio Jiménez Martinez, "Three Essays on Economic Theory". Advisor: Subir K. Chattopadhyay, Universidad de Alicante, Marzo 2004.
bullet1.gif José Antonio García Martínez, “Selection and Efficiency in Social Systems”. Adivisor: Fernando Vega-Redondo, Universidad de Alicante, Junio 2004.

Teaching Experience

 

bullet1.gifEC 301: Mathematical Economics II (UG, Autumn Term, 2007-2012).
bullet1.gifEC 221: Mathematical Economics I (UG, Spring Term, 2007-2012).
bullet1.gifEC964: Asset Pricing (MSc Financial Mathematics, WBS, 2008-2011)
bullet1.gif Advanced Microeconomics II, University of Alicante, Spain, 2002/05.
bullet1.gif Microeconomics I, University of Alicante, Spain, 2002/03.
 
Invited Lecturer
bullet1.gif Economics under Imperfect Information, Master in Economics at Universidad de San Andrés, Argentina, Summer 1998, 1999 and 2000.
 
Teaching Assistant (Cornell University)
bullet1.gif Introd. to Economics. Undergraduate course taught by Jennifer Wissink, Spring 2001.
bullet1.gif Intermediate Micro. Undergraduate course taught by David A. Easley, Fall 2000.
bullet1.gif Graduate Micro. Course taught by Stephen Coate and Tapan Mitra, Spring 1998/99.
bullet1.gif Graduate Micro. Course taught by David A. Easley, Fall 1998.
bullet1.gif Graduate Macro. Course taught by Marcelo Veracierto, Fall 1997.

Other Merits

 
bullet1.gif Habilitation for "Cuerpo de Profesor Titular de Universidad, Área de Fundamentos del Análisis Económico." Spanish Ministry of Education, February 2007.
bullet1.gif “Acreditado” by the “Agencia Nacional de Evaluación de la Calidad” for the contractual figures of “Profesor Ayudante Doctor” and “Profesor Colaborador”.

Professional Associations

 

bullet1.gif Member of the Econometric Society, the Society for the Promotion of Economic Theory and the European Economic Association.

Language

 
bullet1.gif Spanish (native), English (fluent), French (basic)

References

 

bullet1.gif Available upon request.