Alberto Salvo

National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics

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Scholarly Papers (14)

1.

Is Arbitrage Tying the Price of Ethanol to that of Gasoline? Evidence from the Uptake of Flexible-Fuel Technology

Energy Journal, 32(3), pp. 119-148
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 06 Dec 2007 Last Revised: 22 Mar 2015
Alberto Salvo and Cristian Huse
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics and Stockholm School of Economics
Downloads 221 (97,991)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Biofuels, ethanol, gasoline, sugar, flexible-fuel vehicles, price convergence, arbitrage, co-movement, regime-switch, agrienergy

2.

Inferring Market Power Under the Threat of Entry: The Case of the Brazilian Cement Industry

RAND Journal of Economics, Vol. 41, No. 2, 2010
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 03 Aug 2006 Last Revised: 27 Oct 2012
Alberto Salvo
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics
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Citation 9

Abstract:

Market power, price-cost margins, model selection, entry threat, international competition, imports discipline, price ceiling, mixture model, regime switching model

Sequential Cross-Border Mergers in Models of Oligopoly

Economica, 77(306), pp. 352-383
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 28 Sep 2006 Last Revised: 27 Oct 2012
Alberto Salvo
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics
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Cross-border mergers, Sequential horizontal mergers, Anti-competitive mergers, Hold-up, Merger wave, International oligopoly, Market integration, Technology transfer

Sequential Cross-Border Mergers in Models of Oligopoly

Economica, Vol. 77, Issue 306, pp. 352-383, April 2010
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 02 Mar 2010
Alberto Salvo
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics
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Cut-Throat Fringe Competition in an Emerging Country Market: Tax Evasion or the Absence of Market Power?

Journal of Industrial Economics, 57(4), pp. 677-711
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 03 Aug 2006 Last Revised: 27 Oct 2012
Alberto Salvo
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics
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Citation 1

Abstract:

Competitive fringe; Low-end entry; Firm-level heterogeneity; Generics; Informal economy; Tax evasion; AIDS demand

Cut-Throat Fringe Competition in an Emerging Country Market: Tax Evasion or the Absence of Market Power?

The Journal of Industrial Economics, Vol. 57, No. 4, pp. 677-711, December 2009
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 01 Dec 2009
Alberto Salvo
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics
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Citation 1

Abstract:

Trade Flows in a Spatial Oligopoly: Gravity Fits Well, But What Does it Explain?

Canadian Journal of Economics, 43(1), pp. 63-96
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 07 Jan 2007 Last Revised: 27 Oct 2012
Alberto Salvo
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics
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Citation 4

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Gravity, distance effect, border effect, oligopoly, cartels, market division, market sharing, market allocation schemes, spatial collusion, cross-hauling

Trade Flows in a Spatial Oligopoly: Gravity Fits Well, But What Does it Explain?

Canadian Journal of Economics/Revue canadienne d'économique, Vol. 43, Issue 1, pp. 63-96, February / fevrier 2010,
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 20 Jan 2010
Alberto Salvo
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics
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6.

Severe Air Pollution and Labor Productivity: Evidence from Industrial Towns in China

Number of pages: 67 Posted: 21 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 27 Oct 2016
Jiaxiu He, Haoming Liu and Alberto Salvo
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics, National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics and National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics
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Abstract:

Air pollution, acute exposure, labor productivity, labor supply, heterogeneous effects, thermal inversions, wind, PM2.5, SO2, environmental damage, environmental valuation, air pollutants/adverse effects, distributed lags, instrumental variables

7.

Build it, But Will They Come? Evidence from Consumer Choice between Gasoline and Sugarcane Ethanol

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 09 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 22 Mar 2015
Alberto Salvo and Cristian Huse
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics and Stockholm School of Economics
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Abstract:

Fossil Fuels, Renewable Fuels, Alternative Fuels, Gasoline, Ethanol, Biofuels, Flexible-Fuel Vehicles, Consumer Choice, Consumer Preferences, Perfect Substitutes, Differentiated Products

How Do Households Discount Over Centuries? Evidence from Singapore's Private Housing Market

Number of pages: 62 Posted: 26 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 20 Nov 2016
Eric Fesselmeyer, Haoming Liu and Alberto Salvo
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics, National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics and National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics
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Discounting, social discount rate, declining discount rates, cost-benefit analysis, policy evaluation, long time horizon, climate change, asset pricing, real estate

How Do Households Discount Over Centuries? Evidence from Singapore's Private Housing Market

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9862
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 11 Apr 2016
Eric Fesselmeyer, Haoming Liu and Alberto Salvo
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics, National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics and National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics
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Abstract:

discounting, social discount rate, declining discount rates, asset pricing, cost-benefit analysis, policy evaluation, long time horizon, climate change, real estate

9.

Demand in the Wake of an Emerging Middle Class and Low-End Entry

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 13 Jan 2012
Alon Eizenberg and Alberto Salvo
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics and National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics
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Abstract:

demand estimation, differentiated product demand, emerging markets, emerging middle class, Brazil, soft drinks, socioeconomic mobility, premium brand, generic brands, habit formation, state-dependent preferences, brand type persistence

10.

Consumer-Surplus-Enhancing Collusion and Trade

RAND Journal of Economics, Vol. 43, No. 2, 2012
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 27 Oct 2012
George Deltas, Alberto Salvo and Helder Vasconcelos
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Economics, National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics and Universidade do Porto - Faculdade de Economia (FEP)
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Citation 2

Abstract:

Cross-hauling, Cartels, Monopoly, Consumer Surplus, Market Allocation Schemes, Home-market Principle, Two-way Trade, Autarky, Systems Competition

11.

The Rise of Fringe Competitors in the Wake of an Emerging Middle Class: An Empirical Analysis

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 19 Mar 2015
Alon Eizenberg and Alberto Salvo
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics and National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics
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Abstract:

emerging middle class, social mobility, differentiated-product demand, habit formation, generics, competitive fringe, premium brands

12.

Reduction in Local Ozone Levels in Urban São Paulo Due to a Shift from Ethanol to Gasoline Use

Number of pages: 102 Posted: 21 Mar 2015
Alberto Salvo and Franz M. Geiger
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics and Northwestern University - Department of Chemistry
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Abstract:

Ozone, air quality, air pollution, gasoline, ethanol, biofuels, flexible-fuel vehicles, consumer choice

13.

Flexible Fuel Vehicles, Less Flexible Minded Consumers: Price Salience Experiments at the Pump

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 26 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 14 Dec 2016
Alberto Salvo
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics
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Abstract:

Product differentiation, limited information, limited attention, price salience, information disclosure, gasoline, alternative fuels, biofuels, energy efficiency gap, flexible fuel vehicles, discrete-choice models

14.

Social-Welfare-Enhancing Collusion and Trade

Recent Advances in the Analysis of Competition Policy and Regulation, Joseph E. Harrington, Yannis Katsoulacos, and Pierre Regibeau, eds., pp. 140-160, Elgar Publishing, August 2012
Posted: 28 Oct 2012
George Deltas, Alberto Salvo and Helder Vasconcelos
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Economics, National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics and Universidade do Porto - Faculdade de Economia (FEP)

Abstract:

Cross-hauling, Cartels, Coordinated Effects, Home Bias, Market Allocation Schemes, Home-market Principle, Two-way Trade