Stergios Skaperdas

Professor of Economics, UC Irvine

Stergios Skaperdas left PRIO in 2012. The information on this page is kept for historical reasons. Stergios Skaperdas is an External Associate at PRIO.


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Peer-reviewed Journal Article

Skaperdas, Stergios (2006) Bargaining versus Fighting, Defence and Peace Economics 17(6): 657–676.
Skaperdas, Stergios (2003) Restraining the Genuine Homo Economicus: Why the Economy Cannot be Divorced from its Governance, Economics & Politics 15(2): 135–162.

Book Chapter

Skaperdas, Stergios & Michelle R. Garfinkel (2007) Economics of Conflict: An Overview, in Handbook of Defense Economics, Volume 2: Defense in a Globalized World. (649–709).
Skaperdas, Stergios & Michael McBribe (2007) Explaining Conflict in Low-Income Countries: Incomplete Contracting in the Shadow of the Futur, in Institutions and Norms in Economic Development. Cambridge, MA: .
Skaperdas, Stergios (2006) Anarchy, in Oxford Handbook of Political Economy. Oxford: .