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  1. Villas-Boas, Sofia B & Taylor, Rebecca & Deakin, Elizabeth, 2016. "Incentivizing Pro-social Behavior in Governance: The Effects of Revealing Peer Rankings on Voluntary Service," Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series qt9kz083jj, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley.
  2. Villas-Boas, Sofia B & Toledo, Chantal, 2016. "Safe or Not? Consumer Responses to Recalls with Traceability," Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series qt2348568h, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley.
  3. Villas-Boas, Sofia B & Hilger, James & Stevens, Andrew & Hallstein, Eric, 2016. "Measuring Willingness to Pay for Environmental Attributes in Seafood," Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series qt6nh0g7fg, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley.
  4. Villas-Boas, Sofia B & Bonnet, Celine, 2016. "Asymmetric Consumer Price Responses and Asymmetric Cost Pass-Through," Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series qt172676f9, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley.
  5. Villas-Boas, Sofia B & Berck, Peter & Stevens, Andrew & Moe-Lange, Jacob, 2016. "Measuring Consumer Responses to a Bottled Water Tax Policy," Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series qt3qw4h1pf, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley.
  6. Villas-Boas, Sofia B & Taylor, Rebecca, 2016. "Store Choice among Low Income Households," Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series qt33z409dq, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley.
  7. Villas-Boas, Sofia & Fu, Qiuzi & Judge, George, 2015. "Is Benford's Law a Universal Behavioral Theory?," Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series qt6x45h2fw, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley.
  8. Taylor, Rebecca L & Villas-Boas, Sofia B, 2015. "Bans vs. Fees: Disposable Carryout Bag Policies and Bag Usage," Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series qt6nk1x8th, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley.
  9. Taylor, Rebecca & Villas-Boas, Sofia B., 2015. "Bans versus Fees: Disposable Carryout Bag Policies and Bag Usage," 2015 AAEA & WAEA Joint Annual Meeting, July 26-28, San Francisco, California 204783, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association;Western Agricultural Economics Association.
  10. Berck, Peter & Villas-Boas, Sofia B, 2015. "A note on the triple difference in economic models," Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series qt77g020ss, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley.
  11. Villas-Boas, Sofia B, 2014. "Big Data in Firms and Economic Research," Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series qt23n9h86m, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley.
  12. Marie-Laure Allain & Claire Chambolle & Stéphane Turolla & Sofia Villas-Boas, 2013. "The Impact of Retail Mergers on Food Prices: Evidence from France," Working Papers hal-00920460, HAL.
  13. Villas-Boas, Sofia B & Judge, George, 2013. "An Information Theoretic Approach To Understanding The Micro Foundations of Macro Processes," Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series qt0hz5g3cj, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley.
  14. Hallstein, Eric & Villas-Boas, Sofia B, 2013. "Can Household Consumers Save the Wild Fish? Lessons from a Sustainable Seafood Advisory," Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series qt29v6w5sp, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley.
  15. Villas-Boas, Sofia B & Kiesel, Kristin, 2013. "Another Nutritional Label: Experimenting with Grocery Store Labels and Consumer Choice," Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series qt5rf359pn, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley.
  16. Villas-Boas, Sofia B & Rafert, Greg & Hilger, JAmes, 2011. "Expert Opinion and the Demand for Experience Goods: An Experimental Approach," Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series qt0h43433x, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley.
  17. Hellerstein, Rebecca & Villas-Boas, Sofia B., 2010. "Outsourcing and Pass-Through," Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series qt8098p5nq, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley.
  18. Villas-Boas, Sofia B & Klapper, Daniel & Draganska, Michaela, 2010. "A Larger Slice or a Larger Pie? Investigating Margins in the Distribution Channel," Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series qt064044x8, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley.
  19. Kiesel, Kristin & Villas-Boas, Sofia Berto, 2010. "Can Information Costs Affect Consumer Choice?—Nutritional Labels in a Supermarket Experiment—," 115th Joint EAAE/AAEA Seminar, September 15-17, 2010, Freising-Weihenstephan, Germany 116433, European Association of Agricultural Economists;Agricultural and Applied Economics Association.
  20. Villas-Boas, Sofia B & Dejanvry, Alain & Sadoulet, Elisabeth, 2010. "Short on Shots: Are Calls on Cooperative Restraint Effective in Managing a Flu Vaccines Shortage?," Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series qt09q664sc, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley.
  21. Abrantes-Metz, Rosa & Villas-Boas, Sofia B. & Judge, George G., 2010. "Tracking the Libor rate," CUDARE Working Paper Series 1108R, University of California at Berkeley, Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Policy, revised Jul 2010.
  22. Berck, Peter & Leibtag, Ephraim S. & Villas-Boas, Sofia B. & Solis, Alex, 2009. "Patterns of Pass-through of Commodity Price Shocks to Retail Prices," Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series qt546195ms, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley.
  23. Hilger, James & Rafert, Greg & Villas-Boas, Sofia B, 2009. "Expert Opinion and the Demand for Experience Goods : an experimental approach in the retail wine market," CUDARE Working Paper Series 1049, University of California at Berkeley, Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Policy.
  24. Kiesel, Kristin & Villas-Boas, Sofia B., 2009. "Can Information Costs Confuse Consumer Choice?---Nutritional Labels in a Supermarket Experiment," Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series qt6st6d0rr, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley.
  25. Bonnet, Céline & Dubois, Pierre & Villas Boas, Sofia B., 2009. "Empirical Evidence on the Role of Non Linear Wholesale Pricing and Vertical Restraints on Cost Pass-Through," IDEI Working Papers 565, Institut d'Économie Industrielle (IDEI), Toulouse, revised Sep 2011.
  26. Hallstein, Eric & Villas-Boas, Sofia B, 2009. "Are Consumers Color Blind? : An empirical investigation of a traffic light advisory for sustainable seafood," CUDARE Working Paper Series 1088, University of California at Berkeley, Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Policy.
  27. Schlenker, Wolfram & Villas-Boas, Sofia B, 2008. "Consumer and market responses to mad-cow disease," CUDARE Working Paper Series 1023, University of California at Berkeley, Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Policy.
  28. de Janvry, Alain & Sadoulet, Elisabeth & Villas-Boas, Sofia B, 2008. "Short on Shots: Are Calls on Cooperative Restraint Effective in Managing the Scarcity of Flu Vaccines?," Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series qt8h7125w3, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley.
  29. Kiesel, Kristin & Villas-Boas, Sofia B, 2008. "Another nutritional label : experiementing with grocery store shelf labels and consumer choice," CUDARE Working Paper Series 1060, University of California at Berkeley, Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Policy.
  30. Draganska, Michaela & Klapper, Daniel & Villas-Boas, Sofia B., 2008. "A Larger Slice or a Larger Pie? An Empirical Investigation of Bargaining Power in the Distribution Channel," Research Papers 2001, Stanford University, Graduate School of Business.
  31. Berck, Peter & Brown, Jennifer & Perloff, Jeffrey M. & Villas-Boas, Sofia B, 2007. "Sales : tests of theories on causality and timing," CUDARE Working Paper Series 1031, University of California at Berkeley, Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Policy.
  32. Villas-Boas, Sofia B., 2007. "Vertical relationships between manufacturers and retailers: inference with limited data," Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series qt6gz1t778, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley.
  33. Villas-Boas, Sofia B, 2007. "Using Retail Scanner Data for Upstream Merger Analysis: Counterfactual Experiments in the Retail Coffee Market," Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series qt5cn9d0rk, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley.
  34. Villas-Boas, Sofia B, 2007. "Using retail data for upstream merger analysis," CUDARE Working Paper Series 1030, University of California at Berkeley, Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Policy.
  35. Kiesel, Kristin & Villas-Boas, Sofia B, 2007. "Got organic milk? Consumer valuations of milk labels after the implementation of the USDA organic seal," CUDARE Working Paper Series 1024, University of California at Berkeley, Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Policy.
  36. Dora Gicheva & Justine Hastings & Sofia Villas-Boas, 2007. "Revisiting the Income Effect: Gasoline Prices and Grocery Purchases," NBER Working Papers 13614, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  37. Brown, Jennifer & Hastings, Justine & Mansur, Erin T. & Villas-Boas, Sofia B, 2007. "Reformulating Competition? Gasoline Content Regulation and Wholesale Gasoline Prices," Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series qt9v59q1ck, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley.
  38. Chambolle, Claire & Villas-Boas, Sofia B, 2007. "Buyer power through producer's differentiation," CUDARE Working Paper Series 1042, University of California at Berkeley, Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Policy.
  39. Draganska, Michaela & Klapper, Daniel & Villas-Boas, Sofia B., 2007. "Determinants of Margins in the Distribution Channel: An Empirical Investigation," Research Papers 1959, Stanford University, Graduate School of Business.
  40. Huang, Rui & Perloff, Jeffrey M. & Villas-Boas, Sofia B, 2006. "Effect of sales on brand loyalty," CUDARE Working Paper Series 1011R, University of California at Berkeley, Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Policy.
  41. Rebecca Hellerstein & Sofia Berto Villas-Boas, 2006. "Arm's-length transactions as a source of incomplete cross-border transmission: the case of autos," Staff Reports 251, Federal Reserve Bank of New York.
  42. Villas-Boas, Sofia B, 2006. "An Introduction to Auctions," Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series qt4tk408vh, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley.
  43. Villas-Boas, Sofia B & Hellerstein, Rebecca, 2006. "Identification of Supply Models of Manufacturer and Retailer Oligopoly Pricing," Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series qt9zh144zt, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley.
  44. Villas-Boas, Sofia B, 2006. "An empirical investigation of the welfare effects of banning wholesale price discrimination," CUDARE Working Paper Series 1017R3, University of California at Berkeley, Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Policy, revised Oct 2008.
  45. Villas-Boas, Sofia B. & Villas-Boas, J. Miguel, 2006. "Learning, forgetting, and sales," CUDARE Working Paper Series 1020, University of California at Berkeley, Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Policy.
  46. Villas-Boas, Sofia & Hellerstein, Rebecca, 2004. "Identification of Supply Models of Retailer and Manufacturer Oligopoly Pricing," Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series qt92x5f4j3, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley.
  1. Peter Berck & Sofia B. Villas-Boas, 2016. "A note on the triple difference in economic models," Applied Economics Letters, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 23(4), pages 239-242, March.
  2. Sofia B. Villas-Boas & Qiuzi Fu & George Judge, 2015. "Is Benford’s Law a Universal Behavioral Theory?," Econometrics, MDPI, Open Access Journal, vol. 3(4), pages 698, October.
  3. Chambolle, Claire & Villas-Boas, Sofia B., 2015. "Buyer power through the differentiation of suppliers," International Journal of Industrial Organization, Elsevier, vol. 43(C), pages 56-65.
  4. Sofia Berto Villas-Boas, 2014. "Big Data in Firms and Economic Research," Applied Economics and Finance, Redfame publishing, vol. 1(1), pages 65-70, May.
  5. Celine Bonnet & Pierre Dubois & Sofia B. Villas Boas & Daniel Klapper, 2013. "Empirical Evidence on the Role of Nonlinear Wholesale Pricing and Vertical Restraints on Cost Pass-Through," The Review of Economics and Statistics, MIT Press, vol. 95(2), pages 500-515, May.
  6. Kiesel, Kristin & Villas-Boas, Sofia B., 2013. "Can information costs affect consumer choice? Nutritional labels in a supermarket experiment," International Journal of Industrial Organization, Elsevier, vol. 31(2), pages 153-163.
  7. Hallstein, Eric & Villas-Boas, Sofia B., 2013. "Can household consumers save the wild fish? Lessons from a sustainable seafood advisory," Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, Elsevier, vol. 66(1), pages 52-71.
  8. James Hilger & Greg Rafert & Sofia Villas-Boas, 2011. "Expert Opinion and the Demand for Experience Goods: An Experimental Approach in the Retail Wine Market," The Review of Economics and Statistics, MIT Press, vol. 93(4), pages 1289-1296, November.
  9. Rosa Abrantes-Metz & Sofia Villas-Boas & George Judge, 2011. "Tracking the Libor rate," Applied Economics Letters, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 18(10), pages 893-899.
  10. Kristin Kiesel & Jill J. McCluskey & Sofia B. Villas-Boas, 2011. "Nutritional Labeling and Consumer Choices," Annual Review of Resource Economics, Annual Reviews, vol. 3(1), pages 141-158, October.
  11. Dora Gicheva & Justine Hastings & Sofia Villas-Boas, 2010. "Investigating Income Effects in Scanner Data: Do Gasoline Prices Affect Grocery Purchases?," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 100(2), pages 480-84, May.
  12. Hellerstein, Rebecca & Villas-Boas, Sofia B., 2010. "Outsourcing and pass-through," Journal of International Economics, Elsevier, vol. 81(2), pages 170-183, July.
  13. Michaela Draganska & Daniel Klapper & Sofia B. Villas-Boas, 2010. "A Larger Slice or a Larger Pie? An Empirical Investigation of Bargaining Power in the Distribution Channel," Marketing Science, INFORMS, vol. 29(1), pages 57-74, 01-02.
  14. de Janvry, Alain & Sadoulet, Elisabeth & Villas-Boas, Sofia, 2010. "Short on shots: Are calls for cooperative restraint effective in managing a flu vaccines shortage?," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 76(2), pages 209-224, November.
  15. Wolfram Schlenker & Sofia B. Villas-Boas, 2009. "Consumer and Market Responses to Mad Cow Disease," American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association, vol. 91(4), pages 1140-1152.
  16. Peter Berck & Ephraim Leibtag & Alex Solis & Sofia Villas-Boas, 2009. "Patterns of Pass-through of Commodity Price Shocks to Retail Prices," American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association, vol. 91(5), pages 1456-1461.
  17. Sofia Berto Villas-Boas, 2009. "An empirical investigation of the welfare effects of banning wholesale price discrimination," RAND Journal of Economics, RAND Corporation, vol. 40(1), pages 20-46.
  18. Schlenker, Wolfram & Villas-Boas, Sofia, 2009. "AJAE appendix for ‘Consumer and Market Responses to Mad-Cow Disease’," American Journal of Agricultural Economics Appendices, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association, vol. 91(4), November.
  19. Sofia Berto Villas-Boas & J. Miguel Villas-Boas, 2008. "Learning, Forgetting, and Sales," Management Science, INFORMS, vol. 54(11), pages 1951-1960, November.
  20. Berck, Peter & Brown, Jennifer & Perloff, Jeffrey M. & Villas-Boas, Sofia Berto, 2008. "Sales: Tests of theories on causality and timing," International Journal of Industrial Organization, Elsevier, vol. 26(6), pages 1257-1273, November.
  21. Brown, Jennifer & Hastings, Justine & Mansur, Erin T. & Villas-Boas, Sofia B., 2008. "Reformulating competition Gasoline content regulation and wholesale gasoline prices," Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, Elsevier, vol. 55(1), pages 1-19, January.
  22. Kiesel Kristin & Villas-Boas Sofia B, 2007. "Got Organic Milk? Consumer Valuations of Milk Labels after the Implementation of the USDA Organic Seal," Journal of Agricultural & Food Industrial Organization, De Gruyter, vol. 5(1), pages 1-40, April.
  23. Sofia Berto Villas-Boas, 2007. "Vertical Relationships between Manufacturers and Retailers: Inference with Limited Data," Review of Economic Studies, Oxford University Press, vol. 74(2), pages 625-652.
  24. Villas-Boas, Sofia & Hellerstein, Rebecca, 2006. "Identification of supply models of retailer and manufacturer oligopoly pricing," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 90(1), pages 132-140, January.
  25. Huang Rui & Perloff Jeffrey M & Villas-Boas Sofia B, 2006. "Effects of Sales on Brand Loyalty," Journal of Agricultural & Food Industrial Organization, De Gruyter, vol. 4(1), pages 1-26, July.
  26. Villas-Boas Sofia B, 2006. "An Introduction to Auctions," Journal of Industrial Organization Education, De Gruyter, vol. 1(1), pages 1-22, December.
19 papers by this author were announced in NEP, and specifically in the following field reports (number of papers):
  1. NEP-AGR: Agricultural Economics (6) 2013-12-29 2014-03-08 2016-02-04 2016-02-04 2016-02-04 2016-02-12. Author is listed
  2. NEP-COM: Industrial Competition (8) 2009-02-07 2009-09-26 2010-05-22 2013-12-29 2014-03-08 2016-02-04 2016-02-04 2016-02-04. Author is listed
  3. NEP-DCM: Discrete Choice Models (1) 2016-02-12
  4. NEP-ENV: Environmental Economics (2) 2015-08-07 2016-02-12
  5. NEP-HEA: Health Economics (1) 2016-02-04
  6. NEP-HPE: History & Philosophy of Economics (1) 2016-02-04
  7. NEP-IND: Industrial Organization (3) 2013-12-29 2016-02-04 2016-02-04
  8. NEP-MAC: Macroeconomics (1) 2007-12-01
  9. NEP-MKT: Marketing (4) 2007-12-01 2016-02-04 2016-02-12 2016-02-29
  10. NEP-REG: Regulation (3) 2016-02-04 2016-02-04 2016-02-12
  11. NEP-SOC: Social Norms & Social Capital (1) 2016-02-12
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