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Research interests

Robertas Zubrickas joined the University of Bath in 2014.  Previously he held a position of senior research associate at the University of Zurich.  Robertas obtained his PhD degree in Economics from the Stockholm School of Economics.  He also studied in Russia and Hungary.  His research interests are in applied microeconomic theory.  He made contributions to the literature on economics of education, public and behavioural economics.  Robertas Zubrickas’s work was supported by various research foundations in Switzerland and Sweden.

Research Interests

  • Information Economics
  • Public Economics
  • Behavioural Economics
  • Economic Development

Willing to supervise PhD

Interested in supervising students studying:

  • Migration and remittances
  • Taxation
  • Crowdfunding
  • Economics of education

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asymmetric information Earth & Environmental Sciences
remittance Earth & Environmental Sciences
husband Social Sciences
wife Social Sciences
migrant Social Sciences
migration Social Sciences
Qatar Social Sciences
overseas Social Sciences

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Projects 2017 2019

Improved Crowdfunding to Support Public Goods

Zubrickas, R., Tabarrok, A. & Cason, T.


Project: Research-related funding

Research Output 2012 2019

Donation-Based Crowdfunding with Refund Bonuses

Cason, T. & Zubrickas, R., 1 Oct 2019, In : European Economic Review. 119, p. 452-471 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Downloads (Pure)

Does altruism matter for remittances?

Antoniades, A., Seshan, G., Weber, R. & Zubrickas, R., 1 Jan 2018, In : Oxford Economic Papers. 70, 1, p. 225-242 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Reference-dependent preferences
5 Citations (Scopus)
70 Downloads (Pure)

Asymmetric information about migration earnings and remittance flows

Seshan, G. & Zubrickas, R., 1 Feb 2017, In : World Bank Economic Review. 31, 1, p. 24-43 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
asymmetric information
5 Citations (Scopus)
5 Downloads (Pure)

Enhancing fundraising with refund bonuses

Cason, T. N. & Zubrickas, R., 1 Jan 2017, In : Games and Economic Behavior. 101, p. 218-233 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)
5 Downloads (Pure)

Optimal grading

Zubrickas, R., 1 Aug 2015, In : International Economic Review. 56, 3, p. 751-776 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access