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Economics at UTS
Economics is the social science that studies the choices that individuals, businesses, and governments make as they cope with scarcity and the incentives that influence those choices.

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Unique PhD Program

Economics PhD Program

The Economics Discipline Group invites applications for its PhD program that is unique to Australia. The application deadline is January 31, 2015.
Market Design Research

Centre for Market Design

Market design studies why some institutions are successful and how to mend those that fail. The UTS Centre combines the EDG's broad range of policy design expertise.
Jacob Goeree new Head of EDG

Jacob Goeree joins UTS

Jacob Goeree, a world-renowned experimenter and applied theorist, joins UTS in 2015 as a Distinguished Research Professor and Head of the Economics Discipline Group.
ESA World Meetings

UTS hosts ESA conference

UTS is proud to host the 2015 World Meetings of the Economic Science Association (July 23 to July 25, 2015).


Youngki Shin joins the EDG

Emil Temnyalov joins the EDG

Professor Jacob Goeree wins ARC Discovery Grant

Professor Herman van Dijk Distinguished UTS Visitor


Forthcoming Publications

Goeree, J.K. & Lien, Y. 'On the Impossibility of Core-Selecting Auctions', Theoretical Economics, forthcoming.

Goeree, J.K. & Yariv, L. 'Conformity in the LabJournal of the Economic Science Association, forthcoming.

Van Essen, M. and Wooders, J. 'Blind Stealing: Experience and Expertise in a Mixed-Strategy Poker Experiment' Games and Economic Behavior, forthcoming.

Fu, Q., Lu, J. and Zhang, J.'On Disclosure Policy in Tullock Contests with Asymmetric Entry', Canadian Journal of Economics, forthcoming.

Zhang, J. and Zhou, J. 'Information Disclosure in Contests: A Bayesian Persuasion Approach'Economic Journal, forthcoming.


2015 publications