University of Manchester
Department of Economics

Contact Information

Department Of Economics
School of Social Sceinces
Oxford Rd
Manchester, M13 9PL
United Kingdom

Office: ALB 3.073

tatiana.komarova (at)

Tatiana Komarova


Professor of Econometrics

Fields of Specialization

Econometric Theory, Applied Econometrics




Multivariate ordered discrete response models (with W. Matcham), May 2022

Testing nonparametric shape restrictions (with J. Hidalgo), February 2022, R&R, Annals of Statistics

Incorporating Social Welfare in Program-Evaluation and Treatment Choice (with D. Bhattacharya), October 2022, under review

Identification and Formal Privacy Guarantees (with D. Nekipelov), October 2022, under review

The signaling role of auditing and the cost of debt capital in privately held firms: theory and evidence (with S. Sundgren), June 2019

Nonparametric Estimation of Private Value Densities in Ascending Auctions and Generalized Competing Risks Model (with O.Linton and S. Srisuma)



Structuring Subcontracting in Highway Procurement Markets (with J. Balat and E. Krasnokutskaya)



Balancing Data Privacy and Usability in the Federal Statistical System (with V.J. Hotz, C.R. Bollinger, C.F. Manski, R. Moffitt, D. Nekipelov, A. Sojourner, B. Spencer), PNAS, July 2022

Preferences and Performance in Simultaneous First-Price Auctions: A Structural Analysis, (with M. Gentry and P. Schiraldi), Review of Economic Studies, 2022

On Monotone Strategy Equilibria in Simultaneous Auctions for Complementary Goods, (with M. Gentry, P. Schiraldi and W. Shin), Journal of Mathematical Economics, Vol. 85, 2019, pp. 109-128.

Joint Analysis of the Discount Factor and Payoff Parameters in Dynamic Discrete Choice Games, (with F. Sanches, D. Silva Jr and S. Srisuma), Quantitative Economics, Vol. 9, Issue 3, 2018, pp. 1153-1194.

Identification, Data Combination and the Risk of Disclosure (with D. Nekipelov and E. Yakovlev), Quantitative Economics, Vol. 9, Issue 1, 2018, pp. 395-440.

K-Anonymity: A Note on the Trade-Off between Data Utility and Data Security, (with D. Nekipelov, A.Al Rafi, and E. Yakovlev), Applied Econometrics, Vol. 48, 2017, 44-62

Extremum Sieve Estimation in k-out-of-n Systems, Communications in Statistics – Theory and Methods, Vol. 46 , Issue 10, 2017, pp. 4915-4931.

Binary Choice Models with Discrete Regressors: Identification and Misspecification, Journal of Econometrics, Vol. 177, Issue 1, 2013, pp. 14-33.

A new approach to identifying generalized competing risks models with application to second-price auctions, Quantitative Economics, Vol. 4, Issue 2, 2013, pp. 269-328. This paper previously circulated under the title “Nonparametric Identification in Asymmetric Second-Price Auctions: A New Approach.”

Partial Identification in Asymmetric Auctions in the Absence of Independence, Econometrics Journal, Vol. 16, Issue 1, 2013, pp. 60-92.

Quantlie Uncorrelation and Instrumental Regressions, with T. Severini and E. Tamer, Journal of Econometric Methods, Vol. 1, Issue 1, 2012, pp. 2-14.


Estimation of Treatment Effects from Combined Data: Identification versus Data Security (with D. Nekipelov and E. Yakovlev), in Economic Analysis of the Digital Economy, ed. by A. Goldfarb, S. Greenstein, and C.Tucker, Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 2015.