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About me


Research Statement


CPEG 2013 Conference


Economics 505

Microeconomic Theory II

Winter 2015

Economics 553

Economics of Taxation

Winter 2015

Publications in refereed journals

Leveling the Playing Field? The Role of Public Campaign Funding in Elections (with Hugo Mialon and Michael Williams). American Law and Economics Review, forthcoming.

Strategic Investments under Open Access: Theory and Empirical Evidence (with Xuejuan Su). Journal of Industrial Economics, forthcoming.

File Sharing, Network Architecture, and Copyright Enforcement: An Overview Managerial and Decision Economics 35, 444-459, 2014.

A Theory of Perceived Discrimination (with Xuejuan Su) Economic Theory 53, 158-180, 2013.

On Hatred (with Hugo Mialon) American Law and Economics Review 15, 39-72, 2013.

Second-Order Statistical Discrimination (with Xuejuan Su) Journal of Public Economics 97(1), 108-116, 2013.

Finitely Repeated Voluntary Provision of a Public Good Journal of Public Economic Theory 14(2), 547-572, 2012 (lead article).

Open Access and Dynamic Efficiency (with Xuejuan Su) American Economic Journal: Microeconomics 2(2), 64-96, 2010.

Two-Sided Matching with Spatially Differentiated Agents Journal of Mathematical Economics 45, 376-390, 2009.

Crime, Punishment, and Prejudice (with Phil Curry) Journal of Public Economics 93, 73-84, 2009.

Communication in Financial Markets with Several Informed Traders Economic Theory 33, 437-456, 2007.

Primaries and the New Hampshire Effect (with Mattias Polborn) Journal of Public Economics 31, 1073-1114, 2006.

Linear Learning in Changing Environments Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control 30, 2577-2611, 2006.

Early Round Upsets and Championship Blowouts (with Rick Harbaugh) Economic Inquiry 43, 316-329, 2005.

Perfect Equilibrium and Lexicographic Beliefs (with Hari Govindan) International Journal of Game Theory 31, 229-243, 2003.

Other publications

Property Rights and Capitalism (with Paul Rubin). In: Dennis C. Mueller (ed.), The Oxford Handbook of Capitalism, Chapter 7, pp. 204-219, 2012.