Kevin Siqueira

Kevin Siqueira

Associate Professor of Economics
GR 2.537
Kevin Siqueira's Webpage
Tags: Economics

Professional Preparation

Ph.D. - Public Economics, Environmental Economics, Microeconomic Theory
Iowa State University - 1998
M.B.A. - Finance, Economics, and International Business
University of Illinois at Chicago - 1991
B.B.A. - Production Management/Operations Research
Loyola University - 1987

Research Areas

Microeconomics, Defense, and Environmental Economics


Chao, Hong, and Kevin Siqueira. Mixed Incentive Contracts in Partnerships. Forthcoming in International Journal of Economic Theory. forthcoming - Publication
Siqueira, Kevin, and Petros Sekeris. Politics and Insurgencies. Economics & Politics. Vol. 24, 2012, 157-181. 2012 - Publication
Siqueira, Kevin, and Todd Sandler. Terrorist Networks, Support, and Delegation. Public Choice, Vol. 142, 2010, 237-253. 2010 - Publication
Siqueira, Kevin, Todd Sandler, and Jon Cauley. Common Agency and State-Owned Enterprise Reform.China Economic Review, Vol. 20, 2009, 208-217. 2009 - Publication
Sandler, Todd, and Kevin Siqueira. Games and Terrorism: Recent Developments. Simulation & Gaming, Vol. 40, 2009, 164-192. 2009 - Publication
Siqueira, Kevin and Todd Sandler. Defensive Counterterrorism Measures and Domestic Politics. Defence and Peace Economics, Vol. 19, 2008, 405-413. 2008 - Publication
Siqueira, Kevin. Common and Exclusive Agencies and Partial Delegation. Journal of Law, Economics & Organization, Vol.23, 2007, 141-160. 2007 - Publication
Siqueira, Kevin, and Todd Sandler. Terrorist Backlash, Terrorism Mitigation, and Policy Delegation. Journal of Public Economics, Vol. 91, 2007, 1800-1815 2007 - Publication


Associate Professor
University of Texas at Dallas [2006–Present]
Associate Professor
Clarkson University [1999–2006]
Temporary Instructor
Drake University [1999–1999]
Temporary Instructor
Iowa State University [1998–1999]
Research Analyst/Consultant
Institute of Defense Analyses [1996–1998]
Teacher's Assistant
Iowa State University [1995–1997]
Research Assistant
Iowa State University [1991–1995]
Teacher's Assistant, Minority Affairs
University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Business Administration [1990–1991]
Solo Cup Company [1988–1990]
Plant Manager
Triple-X Packaging Company [1986–1988]


Global Terrorism: Deterrence versus Preemption.
2003–2003 Econometric Society, Panama City, Panama.
Conflict and Third-Party Intervention.
2002–2002 International Conference on Defence Economics, Lisbon, Portugal.
Global Terrorism: Deterrence versus Preemption.
2003–2003 Tulane University, New Orleans, LA.
Global Terrorism: Deterrence versus Preemption.
2003–2003 The Canadian Economics Association, Ottawa, Canada.
International Externalities, Strategic Interaction, and Domestic Politics.
2002–2002 Public Choice Society Conference, San Diego, CA. Also Chair of session on Economics and the Environment II.

Additional Information

  • Analytical Politics – Clarkson University, spring and fall semester, 2001. Independent study.
  • Environmental Economics – Clarkson University, 2000, 2002, 2006.  University of Texas at Dallas, 2007 to present. Undergraduate course.
  • Game Theory – Clarkson University, spring semester 2003-2006, undergraduate course.  University of Texas at Dallas, 2006 to present, undergraduate and Ph.D. level theory course.
  • International Trade– University of Texas at Dallas, fall 2007, 2009.
  • Microeconomic Principles– Iowa State University, Drake University, and Clarkson University, 1998 – 2003. Undergraduate introductory course.
  • Macroeconomic Principals– Iowa State University, 1995; Clarkson University, 2000 – 2003. Undergraduate introductory course.
  • Managerial/Applied Economics– Clarkson University, fall 2004, 2005.  MBA/graduate course.
  • Microeconomic Theory– Iowa State University, fall and spring semester 1995 – 1996. Ran weekly review sessions for the Ph.D. theory sequence.
  • Contract Theory– University of Texas at Dallas, fall 2008. Independent Study.
  • Microeconomic Theory for Application– University of Texas at Dallas, fall 2009. Masters core class.
  • Journal of Public Economic Theory, Research in Economics, Journal of Conflict Resolution, Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, Conflict Management and Peace Science, International Studies Quarterly, European Journal of Political Economy, The Review of International Organizations, The American Journal of Political Science, Southern Journal of Economics, Security Dialogue, Journal of Public Economics, Environmental and Resource Economics, Defence and Peace Economics, Journal of Peace Research
  • American Economic Association
  • Public Choice Society
  • International Defence Economics Association