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Beth Elaine Allen

Beth E Allen

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Economics 4-101 HMH 1925 4th Street South

Department Affiliations


Specialties

  • competition
  • economic theory
  • economic trends
  • economics of information and uncertainty
  • game theory
  • microeconomic theory
  • microeconomics
  • price-setting

Educational Background

  • Ph.D.: University of California, Berkeley, CA, 1978.

Publications

  • The Future of Microeconomic Theory. Allen, Beth, 2000.
  • Information as an Economic Commodity. Allen, Beth, 1990.
  • Choosing R & D Projects: An Informational Approach. Allen, Beth, Apr-87.
  • Price-Setting Firms and the Oligopolistic Foundations of Perfect Competition. Allen, Beth, with Martin Hellwig, 1986.
  • Generic Existence of Completely Revealing Equilibria for Economies with Uncertainty when Prices Convey Information. Allen, Beth, 1981.

Professional Activities

  • President: Midwest Economic Association , 1999 - 2000

Awards

  • Fellow, Society for the Advancement of Economic Theory, 2011 - present
  • Fellow, Econometric Society, 1983 - present
  • National Science Foundation Grants

Courses Taught

  • Econ 4968: Advanced Topics in Economics
  • Econ 8102 - Microeconomic Theory
  • Econ 8119 - Cooperative Game Theory
  • Econ 8182 - Advanced Topics in Microeconomics
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