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Helios Herrera


Associate Professor of  Economics at Warwick   


PhD in  Economics, New York University  Description: Description: Description: Description: Description: Description: Description: C:\Users\herrh\Desktop\Webpage\torch.gif


E-mail: h.herrera attt



Curriculum Vitae,  Bio



Microeconomics for MSc, Macroeconomics for MBA, Public Economics, Industrial Organization, Information Economics, Math for Economics



Political Economy, Applied Theory, Macroeconomics, Experimental Economics, Financial Economics

Political Economy


Demand and Supply of Populism (with Luigi Guiso, Massimo Morelli and Tommaso Sonno) (new)


Comparative Bureaucracy (with Micael Castanheira and Michael Ting)


The Marginal Voter’s Curse (with Aniol Llorente-Saguer and Joseph McMurray)


Information Aggregation and Turnout in Proportional Representation: A Laboratory Experiment (with Aniol Llorente-Saguer and Joseph McMurray)


A Theory of Power Wars (with Massimo Morelli and Salvatore Nunnari)


Political Booms, Financial Crises (with Guillermo Ordonez and Christoph Trebesch) (Revise and Resubmit at The Journal of Political Economy)


Turf Wars (with Ernesto Reuben and Michael Ting) (Journal of Public Economics, forthcoming)


Learning and Coordination in Presidential Primary System (with George Deltas and Mattias Polborn) (Review of Economic Studies, 2016)


Cultural Differences and Institutional Integration (with Luigi Guiso and Massimo Morelli) (Journal of International Economics, 2016)


Turnout across Democracies, (with Massimo Morelli and Salvatore Nunnari) (American Journal of Political Science, 2016)


Turnout and Power Sharing (with Massimo Morelli and Thomas Palfrey) (Economic Journal, 2014)


Oligarchy, Democracy and State Capacity (with Cesar Martinelli) (Economic Theory, 2011)


Turnout and Quorum in Referenda (with Andrea Mattozzi) (Journal of the European Economic Association, 2010)


Policy Platforms, Campaign Spending and Voter Participation (with David Levine and Cesar Martinelli) (Journal of Public Economics,  2008)

Group Formation and Voter Participation (with Cesar Martinelli) (Theoretical Economics, 2006)

 Information Economics and Asset Pricing


A Necessary and Sufficient Condition for Information Cascades (with Johannes Hörner)


Biased Social Learning (with Johannes Hörner) (Games and Economic Behavior, 2013)

Sorting in Risk-Aversion and Asset Price Volatility   (Journal of Mathematical Economics, 2005)

Industrial Organization and Corporate Finance

Advantageous Innovation and Imitation in the Underwriting Market for Corporate Securities (with Enrique Schroth) (Journal of Banking and Finance, 2011)

Personal: "Il Mago" H.H.