Duarte Brito
Assistant Professor (Universidade Nova de Lisboa)

Ph.D. in Economics (U. Nova de Lisboa, 2001), B.A. in Economics (U. Nova de Lisboa, 1993).

Research interests:

Industrial Organization.

Articles published in selected journals (indexed in CEFAGE ranking)

Brito, D., M. Tselekounis (2017), "On the Impact of Input Prices on an Entrant’s Profit Under Multi-Product Competition", Review of Industrial Organization, 50(1), 105-125.
Brito, D. P. Pereira, J. Vareda (2016), "Impact of the Information Asymmetry Between Managers and Owners Under Oligopoly", Southern Economic Journal, 82(4), 1311-1326.
Brito, D. P. Pereira, J. Vareda (2016), "Can More Information About Rivals’ Costs Decrease Welfare? ", The Manchester School, 84(2), 251-269.
Brito, D., M. Tselekounis (2016), "Access regulation and the entrant’s mode of entry under multi-product competition in telecoms", Information Economics and Policy, 37, 20-33.
Brito, D., H. Vasconcelos (2015), "Interfirm Bundling and Vertical Product Differentiation", Scandinavian Journal of Economics, 117(1), 1-27.
Brito, D., R. Ribeiro, H. Vasconcelos (2014), "Measuring unilateral effects in partial horizontal acquisitions", International Journal of Industrial Organization, 33, 22-36.
Brito, D., D. Magueta (2014), "Horizontal mergers, entry and international trade", Review of International Economics, 22(5), 923-943.
Brito, D., L. Cabral, H. Vasconcelos (2014), "Divesting ownership in a rival", International Journal of Industrial Organization, 34, 9-24.
Brito, D., H. Vasconcelos (2014), "Bundled discounts: Strategic substitutes or complements?", Economics Letters, 124, 278-282.
Brito, D., P. Pereira, J.J.S. Ramalho (2013), "Mergers, coordinated effects and efficiency in the Portuguese non-life insurance industry", International Journal of Industrial Organization, 31(5), 554-568.
Brito, D., P. Pereira, J. Vareda (2013), "Investment, dynamic consistency and the sectoral regulator's objective", B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy (Advances), 13(2), 563-594.
Brito, D., P. Pereira, J. Vareda (2012), "Incentives to invest and to give access to non-regulated new technologies", Information Economics and Policy, 24(3-4), 197-211.
Brito, D., P. Pereira, J. Vareda (2012), "Does Vertical Separation Necessarily Reduce Quality Discrimination and Increase Welfare?", B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy (Contributions), 12(1).
Brito. D., P. Pereira, J. Vareda (2011), "An assessment of the equality of access and no-regulation approaches to next generation networks", Telecommunications Policy, 35(9-10), 818-826.
Brito, D., M. Catalão-Lopes (2010), "Mergers of producers of complements: how autonomous markets change the price effects", Manchester School, 78(1), 60-75.
Brito, D., P. Pereira, J. Vareda (2010), "Can two-part tariffs promote efficient investment on next generation networks?", International Journal of Industrial Organization, 28(3), 323-333.
Brito, D., P. Pereira (2010), "Access to bottleneck inputs under oligopoly: a prisoners' dilemma?", Southern Economic Journal, 76(3), 660-677.
Brito, D., P. Pereira (2009), "Product differentiation when competing with the suppliers of bottleneck inputs", Regional Science and Urban Economics, 39(1), 43-53.
Brito, D., P. Pereira (2008), "Investment and welfare implications of the ownership structure of overlapping networks", Information Economics and Policy, 20(1), 38-53.
Barros, P.P., D. Brito, D. Lucena (2006), "Mergers in the food retailing sector: an empirical investigation", European Economic Review, 50(2), 447-468.
Brito, D. (2005), "Should the authorities consider alternative mergers?", International Journal of Industrial Organization, 23(1-2), 129-153.
Brito, D. (2003), "Preemptive mergers under spatial competition", International Journal of Industrial Organization, 21(10), 1601-1622.
Pires, C.P., D. Brito (2003), "Is there a ‘change in efficiency theory’?", International Journal of the Economics of Business, 10(3), 337-345.

Articles published in ISI journals (not indexed in CEFAGE ranking)

Brito. D., M. Catalão-Lopes (2011), "Small Fish Become Big Fish: Merger in Stackelberg Markets Revisited", B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy (Topics), 11(1), article 24.
Brito, D., P. Pereira (2007), "Mobile virtual network operators: beyond the hyperbolae", Competition Policy International, 3(1), 271-280.

Articles published in other peer-review journals

Brito, D. (2002), "Setting upper limits on merger related efficiencies", Journal of Industry Competition and Trade, 2(4), 287-309.

Book articles and chapters

Brito, D., P. Pereira (2006), "Ownership structure of cable networks and competition in local access", in J.P. Choi (eds.), Recent Developments in Antitrust Analysis, MIT Press, 293-320 (ISBN: 0-262-03356-9).

Scientific books

Brito, D., M. Catalão-Lopes (2006), "Mergers and Acquisitions: The Industrial Organization Perspective", Alphen aan den Rijn: Kluwer Law International (ISBN: 90-411-2451-9).

Doctoral theses

Brito, D. (2001), Essays in Industrial Organization: Mergers and Acquisitions, Ph.D. thesis, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal.

Projects funded by national science agencies

Brito, Duarte (principal investigator)

Fundação para a Ciência e Tecnologia

01/01/2011-31/12/2012
18 000€
Brito, Duarte (principal investigator)

Fundação para a Ciência e Tecnologia

01/01/2011-31/12/2012
21 600€

FCT

2000-2001
124 699,47 €

Projects funded by international research programs

European Commission

01/1998-02/2003

Industry contracts

Portuguese Competition Authority

09/2007 - 01/2008
11760 €

M.Sc. thesis

Author: Daniel M. Magueta
Supervisor(s): Duarte Brito, João Gata
Degree: M.Sc. (Managerial Economics)
Institution: Universidade de Aveiro
Year: 2007