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Kevin Roberts

Professorial Fellow
Sir John Hicks Professor of Economics

Research Interests: Microeconomic Theory with an emphasis on welfare economics and on foundational issues connected with market economies.

Current Research Topics:

  • Voting with endogenous electorates and applications in public economics and the theory of organizations.
  • The "hold-up" problem in competitive environments.
  • Interpersonal comparisons in social choice.
  • The technology of matching and the size and density of markets.
  • Optimal public policies under optimal income redistribution.
Kevin Roberts