Roman Zakharenko

Assistant Professor of Economics
International College of Economics and Finance
National Research Univeristy Higher School of Economics

Mailing address:
Office 3433
Shabolovka 26
Moscow 119049 Russia

Office phone: (+7) 495-772-9590, ext. 026081

Welcome! I am an Assistant Professor of Economics at the Higher School of Economics. This page is dedicated to my broad research interests, which include international, cultural, transportation economics, as well as some applications of mechanism design. My CV and a detailed list of my contributions can be found below.

Curriculum vitae

Economics of transportation

Algorithms and Mechanism Design for Traffic Management(pdf)

Self-Driving Cars Will Change Cities. Regional Science and Urban Economics, vol.61 (2016), pp.26-37.

The Time Dimension of Parking Economics. Transportation Research Part B, vol.91 (2016), pp.211-228.

Mechanism design

Optimal coercion in property assembly(pdf)

Cultural economics

Endogenous Growth and Demographic Transition in a model of Cultural Transmission. Journal of Evolutionary Economics, forthcoming.

Nothing Else Matters: Evolution of Preference for Social Prestige. Mathematical Social Sciences, vol.80 (2016), pp.58-64.

The Role of Passionate Individuals in Economic Development (pdf).

International economics

Trade Costs, Conflicts, and Defense Spending (with Michael Seitz and Alexander Tarasov). Journal of International Economics , vol.95, no.2, pp.305-318.

Human capital acquisition and international migration in a model of educational market. Regional Science and Urban Economics, vol.42 (2012), no.5, pp.808-816.

Differential Migration Prospects, Skill Formation, and Welfare, with Oded Stark. Review of International Economics , vol.20 (2012), no.4., pp.657-673.

Return migration: an empirical investigation (pdf).

Last update: October 14, 2016