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Dr Helmuts Azacis

Dr Helmuts Azacis

Reader in Economics

Cardiff Business School

Email
azacish@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone
+44 (0)29 2087 7419
Campuses
S09b, Aberconway Building, Colum Road, Cathays, Cardiff, CF10 3EU
Users
Available for postgraduate supervision

Overview

My areas of research are Mechanism Design, Auction Theory, Industrial Organization, and Public Economics. Recently, I have been studying what objectives a social designer can repeatedly implement when agents possess more information than the designer and they try strategically to benefit from it.

Biography

Qualifications

  • Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona: PhD in Economics (2006)
  • Central European University: MA in Economics (2000)
  • University of Latvia: Bachelor in Business Administration (1998)

Publications

2020

2019

2018

2017

2015

2014

2013

2012

2010

2009

2008

  • Azacis, H. and Gillman, M. 2008. Baltic tax reform. Working paper. Cardiff: Cardiff University.

2007

2005

Teaching

Teaching commitments

  • Advanced Microeconomics (Second Year PhD)
  • Industrial Economics (Third Year BSc)

External examiner

  • Middlesex University

Research interests

  • Auction Theory
  • Game Theory
  • Implementation Theory
  • Mechanism Design
  • Collusion
  • Taxation

Supervision

I am interested in supervising PhD students in the areas of:

  • Auction Theory
  • Implementation Theory

Current supervision

Kun Li

Research student

Peiying Tian

Peiying Tian

Research student