Alison Watts | Economics | SIU

Southern Illinois University



College of Liberal Arts

Alison Watts


Office: Faner Hall 4143
Phone: 618/453-5073

Office Hours:

MW 8:30-10:30 and 12:15-1:15

Or by appt.

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

Selected Publications:

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

“Career and Family Choices in the Presence of Uncertainty,” Review of Business and Economics, forthcoming.

"Social Games: Matching and the Play of Finitely Repeated Games," (with M. Jackson), Games and Economic Behavior, 70 (1), 2010, 170-191.

"Formation of Segregated and Integrated Groups," International Journal of Game Theory, 35, 2007, 505-519.

"Formation of Buyer-Seller Trade Networks in a Quality-Differentiated Product Market," (with P. Wang), Canadian Journal of Economics, 39, 2006, 971-1004.

"The Evolution of Social and Economic Networks" (with M. Jackson), Journal of Economic Theory, 106, 2002, 265-295.