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Alison Watts

Alison Watts, Professor of Economics

Economics

Ph.D. 1993, Economics, Duke University
Fields: Microeconomics, Game Theory, Law and Economics

Selected Publications

“Fairness and Efficiency in Online Advertising Mechanisms,” Games 12(2), 36, 2021.

“Auctions with different rates of patience: Evidence from the resale shoe market,” Managerial and Decision Economics, 40(8), 2019, 882-890.

“Does access to internet promote innovation? A look at the U.S. broadband industry,” (with Markum Reed and Xu Xu), Growth and Change, 50(4), 2019, 1423-1440.

“Generalized second price auctions over a network,” Games 9(3), 67, 2018.

“Product quality and competition: evidence from the broadband industry” (with M. Reed), Applied Economics 50(24), 2018, 2719-2732.

“The Influence of Social Networks and Homophily on Correct Voting," Network Science, 2(1), 2014, 90-106.

SIU Alison Watts

Faner Hall, 4143
Office: 618-453-5073
Dept: 618-453-2459
wattsa@siu.edu