Dr Arek Szydlowski

Lecturer in EconomicsDr Arek Szydlowski

Contact details

  • Tel: +44 (0)116 252 5145
  • Email: ams102@le.ac.uk
  • Office: Room 2.21, Brookfield House and New Build, Brookfield
  • Office hours: Friday 2.00 pm - 4.00 pm (term time) or by appointment
  • Personal webpage: arekszydlowski.github.io

Personal details

PhD, Northwestern University

MA, Warsaw School of Economics



  • EC2010 Introductory Econometrics
  • EC7087 Econometric Theory

Administrative responsibilities

  • DEFA PhD Lead
  • Member of Econometrics Curriculum Committee


  • Econometrics
  • Labour Economics


  • Applied Econometrics
  • Econometric Theory

Current students

  • Melisa Williams
  • Shuai Zhao
  • Michail Valsamis


(2020) Testing a parametric transformation model versus a nonparametric alternative, Econometric Theory 36(5) ,Online appendixCodes

(2019) 'Endogenous Censoring in the Mixed Proportional Hazard Model with an Application to Optimal Unemployment Insurance,' journal of Applied Econometrics 34(7).

(2017), Endogenously Censored Median Regression with an Application to Benefit Elasticity of US Unemployment Duration. Economics Letters (159)

Working papers

  • Firm-specific Human Capital Accumulation: Evidence from Brazil (with T. Pires and S. Zhao)

Work in progress

  • Inference in Repeated Games with Random States
  • On Identification in Repeated Games (with J.M. Abito and C. Chen and J. Granja)
  • Testing Complete versus Incomplete Information Games: Vuong Test under Partial Identification (with S. Sinha)

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